Eric Whitacre is a world-class, Grammy Award-winning music composer who grew up in rural Nevada, went to school at UNLV and makes about a dozen speaking appearances a year. He also recently appeared before the Governor’s Conference on Tourism.
The Roots, Drake and more scheduled to perform New Year’s shows.
Multiday festivals and some new venues highlighted the year in live music in Las Vegas.
Dozens of New Year’s 2015 events are scheduled to take place this week on the Strip, but one, featuring a three-time Grammy award winner, is getting extra attention.
R&B star ditches smooth talk on latest album, “Black Panties.”
Rapper brings even more swagger to West Coast hip-hop.
See surf rock stand-outs The Boss Martians and others for free.
Vegas indie rockers Black Camaro drop surprise new record.
Tony Bennett’s “Duets II” pairing with Lady Gaga on “The Lady is a Tramp” led to September’s “Cheek to Cheek” album, a TV special and select live dates, including the two tightest tickets in Las Vegas next week: Tuesday and New Year’s Eve’s sold-out shows at The Cosmopolitan.
Sibling singers Donny and Marie Osmond will be singing at the Flamingo Las Vegas at least through the end of 2015.