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August 27, 2014

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  • Recycled Percussion

    The Quad

    "Junk rock" band Recycled Percussion performs live at The Quad. Known for their use of household objects in their act, the drumming quartet is big ...

  • Olivia Newton-John


    Featuring an eight-piece band, Olivia Newton-John's Summer Nights takes fans on a journey through the celebrated singer, actress, songwriter and philanthropist’s life and career. With ...

  • Forever Doo Wop

    The Riviera | 7 p.m.

    Starring an all-star, eight-person ensemble of lead singers from some of America's most influential musical groups. Forever Doo Wop takes audiences on an unforgettable journey ...

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Las Vegas Lounge Legend Cook E. Jarr performs his final show at the Piano Bar at Harrah's on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

Singing, joking and grooving to the end, Cook E. Jarr closes with a flourish at Harrah’s

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

What is to become of Cook E. Jarr, whose name brings to mind the heyday of Vegas lounge schmaltz?

Diane Sawyer exits as ABC’s evening news anchor

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of ...

Brandon Flowers second solo album slated for 2015

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The Killers' frontman is working with Vampire Weekend producer.

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The Cyril Kenny Craic Tour of Ireland.

Ri Ra Irish Pub ambassador Cyril Francis Martin Kenny’s Craic Tour of Ireland

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Although I’ve lived in Las Vegas for 3 1/2 years working as a bartender at Ri Ra Irish Pub, I was born in Kilkenny, Ireland. ...

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Fine Arts »

Artist Jesse Carson Smigel holds a clay model of his cat sculpture in his studio Tuesday, August 26, 2014. The actual sculpture, background, will be over 10 feet-tall, he said.

Giant cat head to take over Downtown corner

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

You had us at giant gnomes, Jesse. But, by all means, keep going.

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