Thursday, September 3, 2015





PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: The 2nd Annual Las Vegas Black Film Festival Highlights

The 2nd Annual Las Vegas Black Film Festival Highlights


Las Vegas comedian Mike P stars on a new BET series and makes a bit of history in the process. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Known to audiences as Mike P, Las Vegas comedian Michael Perry has taken his career to another level as host of the BET late-night show “The Xperiment.” This launch to the national [...]

Marlena Shaw performs…


At the newly-renovated Oasis at Gold Spike, tourists and locals alike can expect a unique hotel experience. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD When it was originally built in 1976, the Oasis at Gold Spike offered few amenities. Today, a host of renovations at the downtown Las Vegas property have transformed it into a 44-room boutique hotel that is [...]

Giving back, with song

With a Home for the Holidays performance, the Las Vegas Mass Choir will sing seasonal songs to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of greater Las Vegas. On Dec. 13, the Las Vegas Mass Choir, along with some of Las Vegas’ finest entertainers, will perform at the 2nd Annual Home for The Holidays event at the [...]


Songstress, Brittany Soul, is a native of Las Vegas Nevada and has been performing since 2004. She offers her original, poetic, singing, and songwriting talents to groups and organizations throughout the Las Vegas Valley. She is a regular performer with a full band (Soul & Etc.) at the Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival in [...]

Peaceful Reflections

It should bring peace to reflect on your life and where you see it going. Like anything in motion, it needs an energy source. Cars cannot move without engines, and trees won’t bend without the force of wind. Sometimes our personal energy runs empty, and the force needed to turn dreams into reality comes out [...]

Music under her skin

A Las Vegas doctor pursues dreams of singing stardom. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Las Vegas is the world’s entertainment capital, with top-notch performers from all over the globe regularly converging on the city to entertain crowds of thousands. That sometimes obscures the fact that many talented local residents are embarking on their own journeys to stardom. [...]