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Jan 29, 2014 2:57pm
Van Halen. Guns ‘n’ Roses. Oasis. Some of history’s most notable rock bands have been filled to the...
<p>Local band The Peccadillos will perform Friday at the Double Down Saloon as part of a two-night celebration of the second anniversary of SquidHat Records, a Las Vegas-based music label.</p>

SQUIDHAT TURNS 2

Jan 22, 2014 10:09am
SquidHat Records, the Las Vegas-based record label with 10 punk and indie bands on its...
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JOAN JETT KEEPS ROCKING

Jan 20, 2014 1:18pm
Many people, casual listeners, will immediately recognize her signature song, asking for...
Topics: PUNK
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JOAN JETT KEEPS ROCKING

Jan 20, 2014 1:17pm
Many people, casual listeners, will immediately recognize her signature song, asking for...
Topics: PUNK

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<p>The People&amp;#8217;s Whiskey perform during their CD release party Saturday night at the Double Down Saloon. The Henderson-based band is, from left, Steve El Premier DeZarn, Justin Bridges, Cody Leavitt with Luis Marcelo Mendez on drums.</p>

CEMENTING PUNK ROCK TO COUNTRY

Updated: Nov 27, 2013 4:05pm
The People’s Whiskey gives the people what they want.The Henderson-based foursome has their CD release party at the Double Down Saloon last Saturday night, sharing the bill with some of their...
<p>California-based rapper Antwon has a punk music background, and grew up listening to everything from Michael Jackson to Metallica.</p>

ANTWON: LOOKING FOR BREAKOUT SUCCESS

Updated: Nov 14, 2013 9:55am
Antwon is most often compared to Notorious B.I.G. because the rappers share a fluid flow style spewed from gigantic frames.That’s about where the similarity ends.There’s little gangsta about Antwon,...
<p>Musician and writer Josh Ellis plays the Life Is Shit event on Oct. 26. Ellis was among 16 musical acts that played the NINE-hour event.</p>

ANTI-FESTIVAL GOES TO WEE MORNING HOURS

Oct 31, 2013 7:38am
The anti-festival Life Is Shit raised nearly $300 for charity during the nine-hour event that ran past 3 a.m. Sunday.Sixteen bands took the tiny stage inside the Dive Bar on Maryland Parkway near...
<p>The Dirty Streets play the Gold Spike downtown 11 p.m., Nov. 1. Justin Toland, right, leads the crunching power trio. The 21+ show is free.</p>

HARKING BACK TO POWER TRIO GLORY

Oct 31, 2013 7:37am
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Cream and Rush pioneered the power trio format in the 1960s. But rock fans’ love for bluesy virtuoso wailing away on nothing but guitar, bass and drums peaked sometime...
<p style="text-align:right;">Vampire Weekend walked onstage singing the Velvet Underground&amp;#8217;s &amp;#8220;Sunday Morning,&amp;#8221; in tribute to musician and poet&amp;#0010;Lou Reed who had passed away earlier Sunday.</p>

MUSIC, FOOD, ART, VEGAS

Oct 30, 2013 8:35am
Capital Cities spliced covers of The Bee Gees and Weezer into their set.Beck weaved material from the Queen of Disco and the King of Pop into his own songs.But the most ambitious mashup last weekend...
<p>Local hardcore band Fuck Shit Piss in a desert show in the 1987.</p>

IN FROM THE DESERT

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:04am
Can you remember a time before DIY was a term people used to describe getting things done on their own with little or no budget?Does the album title “Nuke Your Dink” ring a bell?If you can and it...
Megan James and Corin Roddick of Purity Ring

PURITY RING

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:09am
The band Purity Ring has a non-negotiable rule when asked to play events like Life Is Beautiful.“When we do outdoor festivals, we don’t play in the daytime,” says Corin Roddick, half of the Canadian...
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MUSIC NOT TO MISS AT LIB

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:14am
Everyone knows the big bands headlining this week’s Life Is Beautiful, so telling you to go see the Killers, Kings of Leon or the Alabama Shakes would be too easy. What we want is to give you a list...
<p>Madeline Follin and Brian Oblivion of Cults will perform Saturday at 7:45 p.m. at Life Is Beautiful.</p>

CULTS

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:13am
Brian Oblivion and Madeline Follin had few musical touchstones when they began dating as New York University students. He liked angular electronica. She loved folkie Americana.“I played her a Boards...
<p>Charli XCX elctro-pop songs have drawn the attention of Britney Spears.</p>

CHARLI XCX

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:13am
Charli XCX creates dance-pop draped in the darkness of relationships gone wrong. Her debut album, April’s True Romance, features 13 synth-driven tales of lovers driven insane, souls devoured and...
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