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Nation, comedy and veteran alt-rock bands are on the agenda for this weekend. And if you’re a regional going through the symptoms of house group sports withdrawal, keep in mind the Las Vegas Lights FC dip into Cashman Field downtown Saturday and the Las Vegas Aces play at Mandalay Bay Events Center on the Strip Sunday.
9 INCH NAILS Trent Reznor and company opened a three-show set at the Joint at the Acid Rock Hotel Wednesday night, thrilling fans with a powerful selection of tunes spanning its large catalog. After these next two shows, the band is off to Europe and Asia for a summertime run. June 15-16, info at hardrockhotel.com. BARENAKED GIRLS Mix 94.1 FM Radio brings the Barenaked Ladies Last Summer season on Earth trip to the Sandbar Pool stage at the Red Rock Resort Saturday night, with assistance from fellow memorable ’90s acts Better Than Ezra and KT Tunstall. June 16, info at stationcasinoslive.com. BRANTLEY GILBERT & LAUREN ALAINA The Green Valley Cattle ranch Amphitheater hosts two of country music’s brightest brand-new stars Saturday night. Southern rocker Brantley Gilbert has actually written some of Jason Aldean’s hits and has 4 No. 1 hits of his own while fellow Georgia native Lauren Alaina just won the ACM Award for New Female Vocalist of the Year. June 16, details at stationcasinoslive.com.
SUGARLAND With brand-new album “Larger” on the charts after eight years without a record, Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush are back together onstage after successful solo runs in current years and ready to please long time Sugarland fans. Their tour stops at Mandalay Bay Occasions Center Saturday. June 16, details at mgmresorts.com. CHRISTOPHER TITUS The”tough funny”comedian brings his newest tour, Amerigeddon, to the South Point Showroom for a series of weekend efficiencies. June 16-17, details at southpointcasino.com.