Downtown Las Vegas is Rocked by Legendary Bands Slaughter, Vixen and Steelheart

Downtown Las Vegas is Rocked by Legendary Bands Slaughter, Vixen and Steelheart
Last night, Downtown Las Vegas was sent on a rock and roll journey as legendary groups Slaughter, Vixen and Steelheart took over Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (Pictured: Slaughter – Photo credit: DLVEC/Tom Donoghue Photography)

Vixen performs at DLVEC
Vixen performs at DLVEC

Photo credit: DLVEC/Tom Donoghue Photography.

The night kicked off with Steelheart taking the stage, fronted by Miljenko Matijevic. The group pumped the crowd up with hits such as “Blood Pollution” and “Gimme Gimme.”

Steelheart at DLVEC
Steelheart at DLVEC

Photo credit: DLVEC/Tom Donoghue Photography.

Next up was the all-female rock band, Vixen, who kept the party going with “Rev it Up!” “How Much Love” and “Cruisin’.” The group also paid homage to other artists with covers of Eddie Money’s “Take Me Home Tonight,” Whitesnake’s “Here I Go Again,” and Poison’s “Every Rose Has Its Thorn.”

Derek Stevens, CEO of the D Las Vegas and DLVEC
Derek Stevens, CEO of the D Las Vegas and DLVEC

Photo credit: DLVEC/Tom Donoghue Photography.

Decked out in a custom Slaughter jacket, CEO of the D Las Vegas and DLVEC, Derek Stevens, took the stage to introduce the night’s headliners. The crowd went wild as the Las Vegas locals jammed in their hometown with songs such as “The Wild Life” and “Burnin’ Bridges.