Stories by Spencer Patterson

Uncle Acid, Glassjaw, Oranssi Pazuzu among Psycho Las Vegas' first wave of 2019 acts
November 29, 2018

Juan’s Flaming Fajitas brings a wealth of lunch specials to Water Street
November 21, 2018

Concert recap: Phish makes its four-night Vegas Halloween run memorable
November 7, 2018

Phish’s memorable Halloween-run Vegas covers extend beyond its musical costumes
October 25, 2018

Three Bites: Devour these Park plates before heading into T-Mobile for hockey
October 11, 2018

Getting to know Kyuss co-founder Brant Bjork
October 10, 2018

Knights fans shouldn’t freak out, but here are 3 reasons they can if they want to
October 5, 2018

Brush up on The Moody Blues before their latest Encore run
September 13, 2018

A Hot Tuna primer to prepare you for Jorma and Jack’s Brooklyn Bowl adventure
September 6, 2018

Psycho Las Vegas wraps up its Hard Rock Hotel run in happily heavy style—and prepares for its move to the Strip
August 24, 2018

Heavy favorites: Eleven acts to catch at Psycho Las Vegas festival
August 16, 2018

Downtown favorite the Goodwich fires up its southwest Valley location
August 16, 2018

Three under-the-radar shows to consider this week
August 2, 2018

Three shows in three nights: Quicksand, Car Seat Headrest and Destroyer
July 27, 2018

Three under-the-radar shows: Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Holy Wave and Sarah Shook & The Disarmers
July 12, 2018

Albums we’ve liked in 2018: Lonker See’s ‘One Eye Sees Red’
July 5, 2018

Melt your mind: an Acid Mothers Temple primer, pre-Bunkhouse stopover
May 3, 2018

Concert review: David Byrne was a natural for our Center for the Performing Arts
April 22, 2018

NYC fave Sadelle’s brings smoked salmon towers—and a lot more—to its new Bellagio spot
April 19, 2018

A Dead Meadow primer, to psych you up for Sunday’s Bunkhouse show
April 5, 2018

Twisting through Ty Segall's massive catalog
March 29, 2018

Breaking down the bill: psych-rockers Earthless, Kikagaku Moyo and JJUUJJUU at Beauty Bar
March 1, 2018

Zia Record Exchange prepares to move its west-side Vegas location
February 26, 2018

Dimmu Borgir, The Hellacopters, Sunn O))), Godflesh set for Psycho Las Vegas 2018
February 23, 2018

Wavves, No Age headline Neon Reverb’s 2018 festival lineup
February 16, 2018

Ty Segall veers all over the musical map on 'Freedom's Goblin'
February 5, 2018

Three shows to consider this week: The Octopus Project, Cheap Tissue and Ladysmith Black Mambazo
February 1, 2018

Survive, High on Fire, Goblin among Psycho Las Vegas' first 2018 acts
December 14, 2017

Jerry Velarde, President, Evergreen Organix
November 30, 2017

Scott Sibley, Partner, MMJ America
November 30, 2017

Three reasons to catch Boris at the Bunkhouse
November 15, 2017

Heads up: Clark County’s ‘Centered’ public-art program is complete
November 2, 2017

Fever Ray’s ‘Plunge’ condemns sexual politics—and affirms personal power
November 2, 2017

At last, Guided By Voices headlines a show of its own in Las Vegas
October 25, 2017

Arcade Fire was the right band at the right time in the right room in Las Vegas
October 25, 2017

Five thoughts: Tegan and Sara at the Pearl (October 21)
October 24, 2017

Emerge pushes back its conference launch to spring 2018
October 19, 2017

Five annual Las Vegas sporting classics
October 19, 2017

Wolf Parade’s soars back into space on ‘Cry Cry Cry’
October 12, 2017

Unbeatable: The Vegas Golden Knights instantly connect with their new hometown
October 12, 2017

‘Luciferian Towers’ falls short of a Godspeed You! Black Emperor classic
September 28, 2017

Get to know the psych warriors of Wand before they invade the Bunkhouse
September 21, 2017

Prized Thai restaurant Lotus of Siam vows to reopen in its longtime location
September 21, 2017

Henry Rollins, Spoon’s Britt Daniel bolster Emerge’s inaugural lineup
September 12, 2017

Angus Andrew keeps Liars weird on ‘TFCF’
August 31, 2017

Looking back on the seventh season of ‘Game of Thrones’—and ahead to the eighth
August 31, 2017

Path to totality: The heavy Psycho Las Vegas festival makes year two just as memorable
August 24, 2017

Yes vs. Yes: Which version of the prog-rock band should you choose?
August 24, 2017

10 acts to catch at Psycho Las Vegas fest
August 17, 2017

A chat with MTV legend—and Emerge curator—Matt Pinfield
August 17, 2017

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