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folk

Ceol Tune-In Tuesday

Tune in to an Irish music session, with traditional Irish instruments and songs.

blues

The Saint Live Blues Night

Live blues every Wednesday starting at 8

Van Morrison

Blues & Soul Legend With one of the most revered catalogs in music history and unparalleled talents as a composer, singer and performer, Van Morrison’s past achievements loom large. This mystical blue-eyed soul artist from Belfast has penned some of the most memorable and much loved songs of the past 50 years, from early jams like “Brown Eyed Girl”, “Wild Night Is Calling” and “Moondance” to later soulful tracks like “Have I Told You Lately” and “Days Like This”. Morrison’s musical legacy began in postwar Belfast with the band Them. His matchless vocal and songwriting talents produced instant classics such as the much covered ‘Gloria’ and ‘Here Comes The Night’. Those talents found full astonishing range in Morrison’s solo career which transitioned him into another realm of artistic brilliance. Awards and accolades – a knighthood, a Brit, an OBE, an Ivor Novello, 6 Grammys, honourary doctorates from Queen’s University Belfast and the University...

jazz

The Loving Cup Jazz Night

Ordinarily there is jazz night at The Loving Cup, or occasionally bands of different genres

Paul Anka

Anka Sings Sinatra: His Songs, My Songs, My Way Join us as we welcome singer-songwriter and 20th-century hit-maker, Paul Anka, to Reno’s Grand Theatre. The 1950’s teen idol wrote and performed memorable hits like “Diana,” “Put Your Head On My Shoulder,” and “Puppy Love.” His talent for song-writing earned him the respect of his peers – and a junior role in the notorious Rat Pack – and made him a key figure in the music industry. Anka went on to pen hits for everyone from Buddy Holly to Tom Jones, and even wrote the theme song for The Tonight Show. Of course, Anka’s greatest hit was written for his idol, Frank Sinatra. Anka rewrote the French lyrics to the song “Comme d’Habitude” with Sinatra in mind, creating the enduring classic, “My Way.” Now, Anka is celebrating more than six decades of his legendary career with a global tour, including one spectacular performance at Grand Sierra Resort. Don’t miss this incredible evening with Paul Anka as he sha...

pop

Rob Thomas

Rob Thomas, three-time GRAMMY® award winner and Matchbox 20 co-founder, is returning to Reno’s Grand Theatre. After three tour-packed summers (performing both with Matchbox 20 and with fellow 90s rockers, Counting Crows) the singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist spent 2018 perfecting his latest album, Chip Tooth Smile. Throughout his illustrious career, Thomas has consistently made history. He received a rare Diamond Award from the RIAA for Matchbox Twenty’s 12-times platinum debut Yourself or Someone Like You. His 2005 platinum solo debut, Something to Be, became “the first album by a male artist from a rock or pop group to debut at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 since the chart debuted.” Its follow-up cradlesong cemented him as “the only male artist with multiple #1 hits at Adult 40.” Not to mention, he teamed up with Santana for 1999’s “Smooth,” which not only earned three GRAMMY® Awards, but also held the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for 12 weeks an...

Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons

A Special Evening with the Original Jersey Boy Frankie Valli came to fame in 1962 as the lead singer of the Four Seasons. The group’s a capella harmonies, slick stage moves, and timeless hits are still enjoyed by fans all over the world to this day. Thanks to the huge success of the Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys, which chronicles the life and times of Frankie and his legendary group, such classic songs as “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Rag Doll,” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” are still all the rage. After the success of The Four Seaons, Frankie Valli went on to have a stellar solo career which included the hits “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” and the title song from the evergreen musical, “Grease”. Now, Hall of Fame inductees Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons are touring the nation and Grand Sierra Resort is delighted to welcome the chart-topping, era-defining crooners to The Grand Theatre! Recommended Listening Watch a selection of Fran...

Straight No Chaser

The Open Bar Tour Straight No Chaser are returning to Reno’s Grand Theatre for another shout of classic tunes, amazing harmonies, and a dash of old school charm. If the phrase “male a cappella group” conjures up an image of students in blue blazers, ties, and khakis singing traditional college songs on ivied campuses… think again. Straight No Chaser (SNC) are neither strait-laced nor straight-faced, but neither are they vaudeville-style kitsch. They have emerged as a phenomenon with a massive fanbase, numerous national TV appearances, and proven success with CD releases. Straight No Chaser is the real deal, the captivating sound of nine unadulterated human voices coming together to make extraordinary music that is moving people in a fundamental sense… and with a sense of humor. On the road, Straight No Chaser has built a reputation as an unforgettable live act. New album: One Shot Straight No Chaser’s latest studio album, “ONE SHOT” is available now. The album sees S...

latin

Banda MS

The top Regional Mexican musical group in Mexico and the US is currently La Banda MS de Sergio Lizarraga. Banda MS was formed in 2013 in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico, hence the initials MS. Banda MS released the album “Que Bendición}” in 2016 featuring the hit singles “Tengo Que Colgar”, “Me vas a Extrañar”, y “Mala Experiencia”. The massive success of “Que Bendición” projected Banda MS to new heights. In 2017 “La Mejor Version de Mi” was released and provided the hit singles “Tu Postura”, “El Color de Tus Ojos” y “Dificil de Olvidar”. In September of 2018, Banda MS Released the record “Con Todas Las Fuerzas”. The lead single “Mejor Me Alejo” was an instant success. Don’t miss out on the chance to watch Banda MS perform its catalog of romantic banda and ranchera songs live in Reno’s Grand Theatre.

J Balvin

Acroiris Tour Get ready for an electrifying night of music and dance with Reggaeton hit maker J Balvin at the Grand Theatre. Colombian-born José Álvaro Osorio Balvin began pursuing a musical career at a young age, moving to the United States to study and perfect his craft. The release of his single “Yo Te Lo Dije” created the buzz that put him on the industry radar. A string of hits followed, cementing his popularity on Latin radio stations all over Latin America, the US and Europe. Balvin has been featured on Latin remixes of songs by Ariana Grande, Robin Thicke, Maroon 5, and Justin Bieber, and he has collaborated with artists like Pharrell Williams, Beyonce, and Cardi B, among many others. In 2018, Balvin’s latest release, Vibras, debuted at number 15 in the Top 200 album charts – the highest charting debut for a Latin recording. Now, this trend-setting Reggaeton artist is set to light up the stage at Reno’s Grand Theatre. Recommended Listening Dance along to “Mi G...

Los Temerarios

Providing the soundtrack of love for a generation of Mexican and Mexican-Americans, Los Temerarios are now bringing their soulful and powerful music to the luxurious Grand Theatre. Combining elements of traditional Mexican ranchera music with keyboards, electric bass, and stately percussion, the Angel brothers have created a sound with an appeal that has frequently taken them to the top of Billboard’s Latin charts. During their career they have recorded more than 20 albums and been honored with multiple awards and nominations, including two Grammy nominations, one Latin Grammy Award, a Lifetime Achievement Award from Premio Lo Nuestro and another Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Billboard Music Awards. Recommended Listening Watch Los Temerarios performing their heartfelt ballad, “Te Diré Que No”

rock

Tenacious D

Post-Apocalypto the Tour Get ready, Reno, as the ‘Greatest Band in the World’ is about bring rock awesomeness to the Grand Theatre. Fresh from the release of their 2018 album and animated film, Post-Apocalypto, Jack Black and Kyle Gass, aka Tenacious D, are touring the nation, including one amazing night at Grand Sierra Resort. Black and Gass started playing together in Kyle’s studio apt in Los Angeles. No one could have ever dreamed of where the band’s genius would take them, but take them it did… The band’s self-titled album was released in 2001 with Epic Records and was quickly certified at gold-selling status, and has since been certified platinum. The duo completed their first feature film together – Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny – for New Line Cinema in 2006. The album Rize of the Fenix followed in 2012, receiving a Grammy nomination for Best Comedy Album. In 2013, Black and Gass founded and hosted Festival Supreme, a music and comedy festival in Los Ang...

America

The iconic classic-rock favorite America has amassed six certified gold and/or platinum albums, with their first greatest hits collection, “History,” hitting four million plus in sales. The GRAMMY™ Award winners’ widely-renowned singles, including “Horse with No Name,” “Sister Golden Hair,” “I Need You,” “Ventura Highway,” “Don’t Cross the River,” “Tin Man” and “Lonely People” are considered cornerstones of the 1970s Top 40 and FM rock radio. Don’t miss America live at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino at THE ROW on Friday, Oct. 4. America has over 1.4 million listeners on Spotify, with eight songs receiving over two million streams. Lead singers, songwriters and guitarists Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell continues to be a band capable of transcending borders with their uplifting music and positive messages. Embracing a rainbow on divergent cultures, America’s audience continues to grow, comprising a loyal legion of first, second and third gen...

THE EXPERIENCE HENDRIX TOUR

What began as a single show tribute at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2000 has blossomed into a full-fledged concert experience that has thrilled countless fans across the U.S. The Experience Hendrix Tour, the acclaimed multi-artist celebration of Jimi Hendrix’s musical genius is returning to the Silver Legacy Resort Casino at THE ROW on Saturday, Oct. 5.  The tour, which the Chicago Tribune called “a testament to the legacy of the iconic guitarist,” presents a host of great artists collaborating and interpreting Hendrix’s legendary repertoire as part of a dynamic, non-stop three-hour concert experience.  The Experience Hendrix Tour offers fans a rare opportunity to see critically-lauded musicians performing timeless Jimi Hendrix classics such as “Purple Haze,” “Foxey Lady,” “Voodoo Child” and “Little Wing” in a unique setting. This latest edition of the tour will feature guitar wizard Joe Satriani as well as Dweezil Zappa, Jonny Lang, Ana Popovic, Eric Jo...

Engelbert Humperdinck

In a career spanning almost 50 years, Engelbert Humperdinck has generated sales in excess of 140 million records, including 64 gold albums and 23 platinum, four GRAMMY™ nominations, a Golden Globe Award™ and stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Las Vegas Walk of Fame. He has performed for the Queen four times and many heads of state. Now, he’ll kick off the Eldorado Great Italian Festival by performing live at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino at THE ROW on Friday, Oct. 11.  Engelbert has recorded everything from the most romantic ballads to movie theme songs, disco, rock and even gospel. His unique voice has charmed millions of fans around the globe. However, it’s not just the voice, but the man himself, with his endearing sense of humor and self-deprecating jokes.  He exploded onto the music scene in the ‘60s with The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. The shy handsome boy catapulted almost instantly to world icon. His first single in the charts was “Release Me,” whi...

Godsmack

Godsmack Boston-area hard rock group Godsmack infuse a sound influenced by Alice in Chains and Metallica with mystical imagery and percussive tribal rhythms. Part of the late-’90s post-grunge/nu-metal wave, the Lawrence, Massachusetts quartet debuted with a dark and menacing self-titled effort that took cues from Alice in Chains, especially front-man Sully Erna’s vocal similarities with Layne Staley. Through the decades, they matured to incorporate classic rock and heavy metal touches on mid-era releases like The Oracle and IV, with Erna taking more vocal cues from Metallica’s James Hetfield. Following Erna’s solo projects in the late 2010’s, Godsmack reinvigorated themselves with the polished When Legends Rise.

country

Jamey Johnson

Country Balladeer From his 2006 Nashville breakthrough album The Dollar, country singer/songwriter Jamey Johnson has forged his career in country music with honest, soul-searching music and lyrics. Whether it’s a Hank Williams-style ballad or a rollicking honky tonk tune, the Alabama native’s new-traditional country style has won him legions of fans. His 2008 single, “In Color”, from the album That Lonesome Song, reached number nine on the Billboard country chart. The album was certified gold and Johnson took home the Song of the Year award at the 2009 Country Music Association Awards. Johnson followed up his success in 2010 with The Guitar Song, an ambitious double album that found international critical acclaim. In 2012, he released Livin’ for a Song: A Tribute to Hank Cochran, which included guests such as Willie Nelson, Vince Gill, Merle Haggard, Leon Russell, and Kris Kristofferson. After the success of his 2017 visit to Reno’s Grand Theatre, Jamey Johnson and his b...

Midland

Hailing from Dripping Springs, Tex., lead vocalist Mark Wystrach fronts Midland’s rich sound that is rounded out with lead guitarist Jess Carson and bass player Cameron Duddy. Rooted in tradition in both sound and style, the trio initially garnered attention playing clubs in their region. Now, they’ll be playing at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino at THE ROW on Saturday, Nov. 2.  Midland’s critically-acclaimed freshman album, “On the Rocks,” features 13 tracks with songwriting credits from each member alongside hitmakers Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne. Launching to rave reviews from notable outlets such as the Los Angeles Times and Rolling Stone Country, “On the Rocks” was declared the “year’s best country album” by the Washington Post. The Dann-Huff produced album earned the number one position on Billboard’s Top Country Album Sales chart upon release. Their debut number one single “Drinkin’ Problem,” which offers an intentional nod to country music rem...

orchestra

The Dawn of Beethoven

On the program:BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, op. 15TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4 in F minor, op. 36