Life is funny sometimes. You think certain things are going to happen, then they either do or don't, or some weird, convoluted combination of "do/don't." A few months ago, I may have mentioned how I had planned to attend Fandemic Tour in Houston in middle of September, and then had added the new Vegas Fan … Continue reading The worm turns… again.
Sorry. That title should have said that Queen, the band, is getting a residency in Las Vegas from September 1st through the 22nd. Yes, Brian May and Roger Taylor will be in residence at the MGM with new frontman Adam Lambert. It's got to be easier than touring for the old fellas, I suppose. I … Continue reading The Queen is getting a new Residence
This unexpected press release showed up in my email around lunchtime today. Suffice it to say, I'm intrigued, as its just down the road from me, and I do love Vegas! But, as I'm crazy busy right now, I figured I'd at least let you all read the announcement until I can dig deeper. Cheers! … Continue reading Another new kid on the (convention) block.
Hello, all! Just another periodic update on what in the world is going on in the life of your favorite blogger of all things... well, of all things, I suppose. It's going to be fairly hectic between now and--I was going to say the end of summer, but really it's until the end of the … Continue reading It’s a Summer of Go-Go-Go in 2017
So, this Sunday, the wife and I will be leaving to drive to Sturgis, South Dakota, in order to meet up with around 800 other MINI owners for the second half of “MINI Takes the States (MTTS).” This is a coast-to-coast rally that occurs every two years, and draws owners from all over the country … Continue reading This Summer’s Adventure
I have decided that, despite having figured out that I actually have more than enough $$ (and a press credential) to make it to the Phoenix Fan Fest in a couple of weeks, I'm going to skip it. But... I have decided that I would like to finally go to a Wizard Con, so I … Continue reading And for my next event…!
When I first decided to write a review for “Evil Dead: The Musical Ultimate 4D Experience,” I thought it would be basically a nice little puff piece explaining why I enjoy seeing it. But I think, if I simply do that, that I am doing it a disservice, and the more I think about it, … Continue reading Evil Dead: The Musical 4D Experience–and so much more
So, as part of my continuing quest to "do things," I was able to pick up a ticket to see George Thorogood and the Destroyers celebrating 40 years in the business at the Smith Center in Las Vegas. Front row. First time I've seen any concert from the front row, and for only $65. Sweet. … Continue reading George Thorogood and the Destroyers – What a show!