Legendary drummer Travis Barker will kick off an unprecedented residency dubbed “Give the Drummer Some” at Hyde Bellagio in Las Vegas, Tuesday, August 18 (Photo credit: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com).
As the first artist to launch an official residency at Hyde, the famed drummer will deliver high-powered performances featuring tracks from his first solo album. Performing at the nightclub through 2016, Barker will showcase many of his musical talents featuring an over-the-top, visually stunning DJ and drum set.
“There are three things I love: Drumming, DJing and Vegas,” said Barker. “I am stoked to be able to perform in Vegas on a regular basis and I look forward to my residency at Hyde.”
Named “punk’s first superstar drummer” by Rolling Stone, Barker has proven to be an inspiration to many in the music industry with his signature punk rock sounds and undeniable onstage aura. The world-renowned drummer continues to make a name for himself, collaborating with top artists like T.I., Lil Wayne and Mary J. Blige. Through Give the Drummer Some, Barker will showcase his versatility, blending beats and genres as a one-man-band dominating the drums and the DJ booth.
Give the Drummer Some performance dates:
- August 18, 2015
- September 5, 2015
- November 3, 2015
- January 2, 2016
- February 20, 2016
- March 19, 2016
“We are thrilled to welcome one of punk rock’s pioneers to Hyde Bellagio,” said Ryan Klaasen, Director of Operations for sbe Entertainment. “Travis Barker brings great energy, innovation and an undeniable musical edge to the stage, making him the perfect choice to launch our first-ever headlining residency.”
Hyde Bellagio’s lounge is open nightly from 5 to 10 p.m., and the nightclub is open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10:30 p.m. to late. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit hydebellagio.com.