This week, Ira spoke with Andrew Kiraly, founder and publisher of TheList.Vegas, a new Las Vegas events calendar created by locals and curated for locals. In this episode of Talk About Las Vegas, Andrew talks about why he wanted to create a website devoted to events in Las Vegas, especially in a post-COVID world; how he curates the information; why the key to the calendar is simplicity; the unique 24-hour nature of the town and the potential vibrant cultural life it offers; and future plans for the website.
This week, Ira spoke with The Cowsills (Bob, Susan, and Paul), performing January 27 at The Golden Nugget Las Vegas. In this episode of Talk About Las Vegas, the trio talk about the origins of the Cowsills name; why they recorded a new album, Rhythm Of the World, after waiting 30 years; why the group had such an impact in the 60’s; connecting with fans of multiple generations; and where they see themselves in pop music history.
This week, Ira spoke with Alain Nu, “The Man Who Knows” (Thursdays – Saturdays at the Notoriety Theater). In this episode of Talk About Las Vegas, Alain talks about the area of the unexplained; the importance of hope; taking the preconceived notions of magic and turning it upside down; why connection is his message; and why his show is a new take on the classic mentalist act.
This week, Ira spoke with comedian Greg Hahn, headlining in the Laugh Factory at the Tropicana Las Vegas through January 15. In this episode of Talk About Las Vegas, Greg talks about how the Marine Corps helped his comedy career; why he modeled his comedy ca-reer on a famous drummer; why he thinks getting older only makes you funnier; how he wins over an audience; and why “funny” is the prime directive.