History of Rock & Roll in Las Vegas

Las Vegas has quite a history behind it as far as rock and roll is concerned. The Las vegas scene began to change back in the 1960‘s. Rock and Rock became popular back in the early 1960‘s. las Vegas has seen it share of Rock performers over the years.

Las Vegas has held live shows for over 60 years. Recognizable Rock stars that have performed in Las Vegas include the Doors, Jimi Hendrix, Rolling Stones, the Eagles, ACDC, Van Halen and many more.

back in the 1960’s Las Vegas saw its share of famous faces. Janis Joplin, the Beatles and Alice Cooper all performed in Las Vegas back at a time when Rock and Roll was considered something new and a bit out of the ordinary. People would come from all over in those days just to get a little taste of this new music called Rock. No one knew at that time how huge Rock & Roll would eventually become.

Actually, the Tropicana in Las Vegas has hosted spectacular Rock and Roll events over the past few years. In 2015 famous Rock Stars perfromed at the Tropicana in Las Vegas. Speedwagon Guitarist Dave Amato, perfromed at the Tropicana throughout the month of February 2016. Dave Amato drew large crowds at the Tropicana last month. Amato was the lead guitarist for REO Speedwagon.

This live “Rock & Roll” concert experience has turned Las Vegas into a Rock haven for many of people. This extraordinary concert experience with some of the most famous Rock stars is made possible through the use of video, light shows, professional dancers, trained actors as well as High Quality BOSE.

The Vegas light shows bring so much to life for visitors. The light shoe along with video and the extraordinary dancers make the Vegas experience all the more special. Real historical footage from the past 45 years helps to bring the Rock experience to a whole new dimension. The footage actually makes you feel as if you a living a piece of history all over again. The well put together footage takes you back to a period which covers 1960-1990.

From time to time guest artists also have joined the show. Artists include Bobby Kimball, Mickey Thomas, Joe Lynn Turner, Lou Graham as well as Jon Anderson. Anderson and Graham were a part of the group Foreigner.

The Las Vegas Sun Times ran several articles about the fascinating entertainment being offered especially at the “New Tropicana” in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. Rave reviews have certainly helped business along the Vegas strip.

Raiding the Rock Vault in Las Vegas has featured such names as Stephanie Calvert (Starship), Howard Leese (Bad Company), Robin Mc Auley (Survivor), Rowan Robertson and many more. Paul Shortino and Michael T Ross are also part of the Rock experience in Las Vegas. Paul Shortino and Michael T. Ross received several standing novation during their appearance in Las Vegas.

Doug Aldrich also raided the famous Vegas Rock Vault back in August of 2015. Traci Guns also performed at the “New Tropicana” in Vegas. Tickets for this exceptional Classic Rock Concert Experience were mainly purchased on line.

Helpful show reviews are also available on line for anyone considering attending the Class Rock Concert Experience in Las Vegas. All concert and show information is available with specific dates and time. Vegas is helping people create the perfect memory with the spectacular Rock shows as well as some of the original Rock stars themselves making an occasional live appearance.