After calling off a pair of recent Las Vegas appearances, the Who will be back on the road after the first of the year for The Who Hits 50! tour, marking a half-century of making rock.
Imagine Dragons were the most popular act at this year’s Life Is Beautiful festival — well, at least according to the number of people who added the act’s set to their itinerary on the festival’s app.
The third installment of Life Is Beautiful was indeed pretty beautiful. The festival footprint was rather-friendly stages in close enough proximity that it didn’t feel like you were hiking a country mile to make it to see each act, which were all scheduled, by the way, in a manner that didn’t present much conflict.
The Las Vegas band Imagine Dragons is still radioactive. It surpassed 3 million followers on Twitter over the weekend, surpassing another hot Las Vegas act, The Killers, which has 2.75 million Twitter followers.
With the temperature hitting 101 degrees in the Las Vegas Valley on Sunday, the third day of the Life is Beautiful music festival showed no signs of cooling off. For more coverage, including stories and photos, go to reviewjournal.com/music.
Country star Eddie Montgomery’s 19-year-old son died Sunday following an accident.
The Life is Beautiful festival in downtown Las Vegas on Saturday.
The third installment of Life Is Beautiful got going with an absolute bang on Friday night, with a flurry of great performers throughout the afternoon and into the evening that all culminated with an utterly sublime performance from Stevie Wonder on the main Downtown Stage.
Last week’s hullabaloo over George Strait playing at least four Las Vegas arena concerts next year got me wondering: Has any other superstar kept getting more and more popular over the years without doing one thing different?
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