For newcomers or vacationers in Laughlin, here’s a newsflash: Don’s Celebrity Theatre within the Riverside Resort is home to many a tribute act. A couple of weeks ago, members of our staff More»
BBQ ribs and the western motif of the Pioneer Hotel & Gambling Hall are a perfect fit. So, if you’re going to throw a BBQ rib competition/party, you’d be hard pressed to come up with a better setting than the front parking lot of the Pioneer.
If you had a record collection in the mid ’80s, there were probably a few well-worn vinyl disks by Alabama—right next to The Doors, The Who and Led Zeppelin. Yes, Alabama may have fallen in the “Country” folder at the record store, but they fit in a wide variety of folders in home collections. They were everywhere thanks to music that was sexy and sincere, masculine and meticulous—rocking, pop, country—all at the same time.
For newcomers or vacationers in Laughlin, here’s a newsflash: Don’s Celebrity Theatre within the Riverside Resort is home to many a tribute act. A couple of weeks ago, members of our staff caught the “Winter Dance Party” show with its combined tributes to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper. Forget your pre-conceived notions of what tribute shows are like because this was one of the better shows we’ve seen.
Sheena Easton is living comfortably in Las Vegas these days, earning the right to pick and choose her singing engagements. The Laughlin shows at the Riverside Resort fit her schedule nicely because it is but a short car ride away and will draw crowds from her fan bases in Southern California and Phoenix.