Grammy-Nominated Band Takes the Cannery Casino & Hotel Stage September 28
LAS VEGAS – Scottish funk and R&B standouts Average White Band bring their timeless style to The Club at the Cannery Casino & Hotel, 2121 E. Craig Road, North Las Vegas, Nev., at 8 p.m. on September 28. 2013.
Average White Band is best known for its mega-hit “Pick Up the Pieces,” which climbed the charts to No. 1 in 1974. After that smash single, Average White Band had a series of soul and disco hits over the next few years. The group’s catalog also includes hits “A Love of Your Own” and “Cut The Cake.”
Though its most acclaim came for “Pick Up the Pieces,” the band draws its strength from consistently accomplished songwriting, stretching across several Gold albums and multiple Grammy nominations for Atlantic Records. Average White Band also is known for being sampled by artists across numerous genres including hip-hop and rap.
The band’s lineup includes founding members Onnie McIntyre (guitar, vocals), Alan Gorrie (lead vocals, bass, guitar), as well as Fred Vigdor (sax, vocals, keyboards), Rocky Bryant (drums), Brent Carter (lead vocals), and Morris Pleasure (keyboard, bass, guitar). Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at the door of The Club. For more information, call the Cannery Casino & Hotel at (702) 507-5700.
Chart-Topping Pop Group Performs September 21, 2013
LAS VEGAS – Still rocking after more than 40 years on the road, Three Dog Night will hit The Club at the Cannery Casino & Hotel, 2121 E. Craig Road, North Las Vegas, Nev., at 8 p.m. on September 21, 2013.
The Grammy-nominated Three Dog Night had 21 consecutive Top 40 hits, including three No. 1 singles: “Mama Told Me (Not To Come)”, “Joy to The World”, and “Black and White.” The band also owns 11 Top 10 records, 18 straight Top 20's, seven million-selling singles and 12 straight Gold LPs. Three Dog Night’s hits have appeared on the pop, rock and country charts.
Three Dog Night’s instantly recognizable smashes also include “An Old Fashioned Love Song,” “One,” “Shambala,” “Easy To Be Hard,” and “Celebrate.”
Always working to expand its audience, Three Dog Night continues to record new material. In fact, the group’s releases from this decade alone have sold more than 1.5 million albums and the band’s continued popularity has landed “The Best of Three Dog Night : 20th Century Masters” on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart for nine of the last 12 months.
Three Dog Night still performs more than 80 dates per year. The band is comprised of founding members Cory Wells and Danny Hutton on lead vocals, as well as original keyboardist Jimmy Greenspoon and guitarist Michael Allsup. Paul Kingery (bass and vocals) and Pat Bautz (drums) complete the lineup.
Tickets start at $17.95 and can be purchased at www.cannerycasino.com or by calling the Cannery Casino & Hotel at (702) 507-5700.
Cannery Casino Resorts Names Aaron Rosenthal General Manager of Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel
Today, Cannery Casino Resorts, LLC, welcomes its new general manager of Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel, Aaron Rosenthal, who will be responsible for all operations and management of the Boulder Highway locals’ casino and hotel.
A University of Las Vegas, Nevada graduate, Rosenthal brings an extensive array of Las Vegas Strip and regional market experience.
Before joining Cannery Casino Resorts, Rosenthal worked with Penn National Gaming Inc., as the assistant general manager at the Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway and served as vice president of marketing at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in West Virginia.
Rosenthal also worked for MGM Resorts International, holding a range of executive positions in marketing and slot operations at the Mirage and Treasure Island in Las Vegas, Nevada and the Beau Rivage in Biloxi, Mississippi.
About Cannery Casino Resorts
Cannery Casino Resorts, LLC, owns and operates the Cannery Casino & Hotel in North Las Vegas; and Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel on Boulder Highway in Las Vegas. The company also owns and operates the Meadows Racetrack & Casino in Washington County, Pa.
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