“No apologies are wanted,” Le Butcherette’s frontwoman Teri Gender Bender huffs and puffs on the opening cut of the band’s biting new record, “bi/Mental.” No apologies will be given, either, when these in-your-face art punks get loose at 8 p.m. Feb. 14 at The Bunkhouse Saloon. Tickets are $15; call 702-982-1764.
This Bermudian-American reggae singer’s catalog is so bright and sunny, it practically demands a healthy coat of SPF 50 upon each spin. Celebrate the “Good Life” with Collie Buddz at 8 p.m. Friday at Brooklyn Bowl at The Linq. Tickets are $23 in advance, $25 day of show; call 702-862-2695.
This self-professed “Elusive Chanteuse” isn’t so elusive around these parts, as the tornado-siren-voiced diva of all divas returns for another extended run at 8 p.m. Wednesday at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, with shows through Feb. 21. Tickets are $55 to $250; call 866-227-5938.
Having released their debut 50 years ago this April, these Rock and Roll Hall of Famers have steadily evolved from their prog-jazz origins into some of the most consistent hit-makers of the ’70s and ’80s. See them at 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Wednesday at The Venetian, with shows through Feb. 23. Tickets are $68.95 to $325.95; call 702-414-9000.
Few acts possesses a sound as borderless as Los Lobos, whose free-range roots span Americana, Chicano rock, Tex-Mex and numerous Latin music traditions tackled untraditionally. See them at 8 p.m. Friday at the Showroom at the Golden Nugget. Tickets start at $59; call 866-946-5336.
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