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Hard Rock Hotel and Casino welcomes hip-hop artist Talib Kweli

June 8, 2017 — Hip-hop/rap is headed to South Shore. Known as one-half of the duo Black Star, Talib Kweli is set to take the stage at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on Saturday, June 10. "The Brooklyn-based MC earned his stripes as one of the most lyrically-gifted, socially […]

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Mike Love and Chad Wilkins Band jam at MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

June 8, 2017 — Rising reggae star Mike Love (not to be confused with the Beach Boys co-founder of the same name) will jam at MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa on Friday, June 9. "Born and raised in Oahu, Hawaii, to a musical family that spans generations, Mike Love […]

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Mark Mackay and Left of Centre headline country rock weekend at Heavenly Village

June 8, 2017 — The free summer concert series held in Heavenly Village continues this weekend with country rock performances from San Francisco native Mark Mackay and Reno-based Left of Centre on Friday and Saturday, June 9-10, respectively. "A blazing guitarist, an evocative vocalist and a songwriter steeped in […]

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The Yardbirds ready to rock Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

June 1, 2017 — Iconic British rockers are taking the stage at Harrah's Lake Tahoe on Saturday, June 3. "Enjoying a run of solid sold-out performances in 2016, The Yardbirds continue to hold true to the band's legacy of masterful musicianship," states a press release from Kayos Productions, Inc. […]

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Nevada’s Reckless Envy plays Heavenly Village’s free summer concert series

June 1, 2017 — The free concert series at Heavenly Village continue this weekend with performances from Hit Parade and Reckless Envy, the latter of which kicks off the two-day party on Friday, June 2. "As versatile as the audience they are performing for, this band is known to […]

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South Lake Tahoe’s own Trey Stone and Taking Root perform at Camp Richardson

June 1, 2017 — Camp Richardson's live music, held at The Beacon, kicked off for the summer on Memorial Day weekend, and the entertainment continues on Friday and Saturday, June 3-4, with performances from local acts Trey Stone and Taking Root. "A behind-the-scenes pioneer of the '70s soul funk […]

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Crystal Bay Casino welcomes Elektric Voodoo

June 1, 2017 — If you're looking for a fun and original take on music, Elektric Voodoo is your band. "Elektric Voodoo is a new band from San Diego that blends afrobeat, deep space blues, Latin, psychedelic and vintage rock 'n' roll into rhythmically charged 4-to-7-minute songs that end […]

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Reno’s The Sextones bring funk to Crystal Bay Casino

May 25, 2017 — Reno-based soul quartet The Sextones is set to jam at North Shore's Crystal Bay Casino on Sunday, May 28. "The Sextones are a family of music renegades known for viciously executed soul compositions and white-knuckle driving funk. "Fronted by the charismatic and soulful vocalist Mark […]

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Summer sounds: Heavenly Village’s free concert series begins

May 25, 2017 — Memorial Day weekend marks the start of a newer South Shore tradition that began five years ago: the Heavenly Village Summer Concert Series. The events, which last through Labor Day, are held every Friday and Saturday (with a Sunday bonus over holidays) and showcase the […]

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Eli Young Band visits Stateline’s MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

May 18, 2017 — Over the past few years, the Eli Young Band has risen to prominence in the country scene — and they're bringing the hits to MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa on Thursday, May 25. "After years of paying dues and gaining experience, the Eli Young Band […]

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The Bread and Butter Band visits Lakeside Inn and Casino

May 18, 2017 — This weekend get ready to rock out with a Tahoe-based favorite: The Bread and Butter Band visits South Shore on Saturday, May 20. "We are a mod podge, five-piece band based in South Lake Tahoe. Our sound ranges somewhere in the rock/funk/blues/folk/soul realm. "Most of […]

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Reggae groups Heritage and Riotmaker headline Whiskey Dick’s Saloon

May 18, 2017 — Multi-genre four-piece band Heritage is headed to Tahoe on Saturday, May 20. "Heritage's music is a unique blend of roots reggae, SoCal surf-rock, alternative rock and hip-hop," states the band's online biography. The concert kicks off at 9 p.m. at Whiskey Dick's Saloon, located on […]

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North Shore’s Dead Winter Carpenters play Crystal Bay Casino

May 18, 2017 — One of North Lake Tahoe's own will take the stage in Crystal Bay this weekend. On Saturday, May 20, Dead Winter Carpenters perform at the city's casino at 9 p.m. "Reminiscent of genre-benders like Jack White, Chris Thile and Sam Bush, Dead Winter Carpenters harmoniously […]

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Grateful Bluegrass Boys combine two genres at Crystal Bay Casino

May 18, 2017 — Two worlds collide this weekend, as five-member band Grateful Bluegrass Boys brings a unique take on multiple genres of music to Crystal Bay Casino on Friday, May 19. "Grateful Bluegrass Boys is a string band that plays traditional bluegrass versions of classic rock favorites from […]

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Openers for Lenny Kravitz, Eric Church 2017 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series gigs announced

May 11, 2017 — The opening acts for the 2017 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series gigs featuring Lenny Kravitz and Eric Church have been announced. On Friday, July 14, up-and-coming singer-songwriter ZZ Ward will open for rocker Kravitz at Harveys Outdoor Arena. "The Fedora-rocking, guitar-shredding, harmonica-wielding blues siren peppered […]

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Alternative rockers All Them Witches headline Crystal Bay Casino

May 4, 2017 — Calling all alternative rock fans: Head to Tahoe's North Shore this weekend for an unforgettable performance from All Them Witches, whose latest release, "Sleeping Through The War," dropped in February earlier this year. "From their earliest days, there has been a current in All Them […]

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Sierra Hull brings bluegrass to Crystal Bay Casino

May 4, 2017 — Bluegrass, folk and Americana sounds take the North Shore this weekend as musician Sierra Hull performs at Crystal Bay Casino following her most recent release, "Weighted Mind." "It is nothing like what we thought it would be. It is nothing like what we've heard before, […]

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The Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular stops at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

May 4, 2017 — Get ready to witness the music of Pink Floyd like you never have before: accompanied by lasers. On Saturday, May 6, The Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular takes the stage at Harrah's Lake Tahoe. "After 30+ years of touring, Paramount's Laser Spectacular has become a cult […]

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Oleander headlines Stateline’s Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

May 4, 2017 — Rock fans rejoice: Oleander, who gained recognition in the late '90s and early '00s for songs such as "Why I'm Here" and "Are You There?," headlines Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on Friday, May 5. Oleander's newest release, "Something Beautiful," was the band's first full-length […]

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Whiskey Dick’s Saloon welcomes Jake Nielsen’s Triple Threat

May 4, 2017 — Santa Cruz-based blues-funk group Jake Nielsen's Triple Threat is set to play Whiskey Dick's Saloon on Saturday, May 6. "[Nielsen] was 15 when he first started playing guitar, and caught on very quickly. He was 17 when he formed his first reggae/rock band FUBAR," states […]

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