Simply days after saying a new leisure venue at Rio, The Duomo, we now know the primary resident present slated for the area.
“Raiding the Rock Vault” opens at Rio on June 17, 2022.
“Raiding the Rock Vault” has a passionate following.
The present closed again in March 2020 as a result of pandemic, and is lastly again after greater than two years of individuals asking us just about day-after-day what was taking place with “Raiding the Rock Vault.”
“Raiding the Rock Vault” is a “jukebox musical,” that includes traditional rock songs. The twist is numerous members of the unique bands, whose hits these are, carry out within the present.
Per the “Rock Vault” Website online: “‘Raiding the Rock Vault’ brings the historical past of rock ‘n’ roll to life, that includes traditional anthems by the largest acts in music together with The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Doorways, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Free, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Queen, Boston, Kansas, Aerosmith, Van Halen, AC/DC, Pat Benatar, Foreigner, Coronary heart, Journey, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake and plenty of extra.”
At which level we really feel obligated to say the band most likely ought to been known as The Whom.
Associated: At any time when we see AC/DC talked about, we're compelled to observe this video once more.
We additionally like to observe the unique “Thunderstruck” video as a result of it’s the one onerous rock music we haven’t been aggravated by, which is a powerful accomplishment.
There’s an in depth checklist of rotating performers for “Raiding the Rock Vault,” which we aren't going to checklist so we get extra search site visitors.
The “Rock Vault” line-up contains: Howard Leese (Coronary heart), Hugh McDonald (Bon Jovi), Robin McAuley (MSG, Survivor), Todd Kerns (Slash), Rowan Robertson (Dio, Lynch Mob), Cian Coey (Meat Loaf, Dweezil Zappa), Blas Elias (Slaughter, Trans-Siberian Orchestra), Michael T. Ross (Lita Ford, Hardline), Jay Schellen (Asia, Sure, Badfinger), Phil Soussan (Ozzy Osbourne, Billy Idol, Final in Line), Tony Franklin (The Agency, Whitesnake, Blue Homicide), Dave Amato (REO Speedwagon), Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake, Dio), Megan Ruger (The Voice), Paul Johnson (Rock of Ages), Dan Grennes (Billie Joe Armstrong, Melissa Etheridge), Les Warner (The Cult), Jason Boyleston (Paul Rodgers Band), Z Maddox (Rock of Ages), John Bisaha (The Babys), Chris Reeve (Filter), Zach Throne (Bangles, Gene Loves Jezebel), Barry Barnes (Counts 77), Nannette Fortier (Celine Dion), Christian Brady (Hellyeah), Matt Starr (Mr. Large).
Technically, Celine, “Rock of Ages” and “The Voice” aren’t bands, however we’re going to allow them to slide as a result of this present has been by hell and we’re glad to
see they’re coming again after an involuntary two-year hiatus.
“Rock Vault” has had quite a few houses in Las Vegas, beginning with the Las Vegas Hilton. The present additionally appeared at Tropicana and Onerous Rock (now Virgin). The present performed for a time upstairs at 172 at Rio (within the former Martorano’s area), which we’re fairly certain is closed for good. The homeowners of 172 are the identical of us who will function The Duomo.
It’s nice to see Caesars Leisure making an attempt to do one thing new at Rio earlier than their lease settlement expires. The Rio is owned by Dreamscape, and there are many huge plans in retailer.
We just lately did a wellness examine at Rio, so test it out.
The opposite leisure choices at Rio are Penn & Teller and “Wow.” Oh, and the occasional dancing by bevertainers, however that’s more and more uncommon now.
Study extra about “Raiding the Rock Vault” on the official Website online.