Yellow Ostrich Performs During Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Yellow Ostrich Performs During Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Last night, Thursday, August 9, Yellow Ostrich treated the audience at BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas to the band’s indie rock style, playing songs such as “Hold On,” “Bread” and “Elephant King” (Photo credit: © Josh Metz / SpyOnVegas). 

Yellow Ostrich performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool
Yellow Ostrich performs during Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Boulevard Pool

Photo credit: © Josh Metz / SpyOnVegas.

The group consists of singer-guitarist Alex Schaaf, multi-instrumentalist Jon Natchez and drummer Michael Tapper. Yellow Ostrich is currently signed with Barsuk Records, a label that has helped catapult bands such as Death Cab for Cutie and Ra Ra Riot to success. The trio released its fourth studio album, Strange Lands, in March of this year but have gained popularity from The Morgan Freeman EP, an album inspired by the actor’s Wikipedia page.

Yellow Ostrich
Yellow Ostrich

Photo credit: © Josh Metz / SpyOnVegas.

Next up at BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live is Fun. on Thursday, August 16 and Polica on Thursday, August 23.

Full Thursdays Live 2012 Lineup

  • August 16: Fun.
  • August 23: Polica
  • August 30: The Mad Caps / Dude City
  • September 6: Little Hurricane
  • September 13: The Hives
  • September 20: Ryan Leslie
  • September 27: Barcelona
  • October 4: GROUPLOVE

BLVD Social Club – Thursdays Live is a sophisticated yet offbeat, original yet contemporary exclusive poolside nightlife experience unlike any other in Las Vegas. Featuring an eclectic mix of up-and-coming bands along with resident DJ M!keAttack, this is the premier venue for emerging artists on the cusp of the music movement. Taking place Thursday evenings at the Boulevard Pool, guests can enjoy every amenity at the one-of-a-kind venue from poolside billiards to unparalleled views from the North Bar along with exciting live music from a new wave of talent amidst a vibrant social scene overlooking the heart of The Strip. Guests are encouraged to use the venue’s three pools but will only be permitted to do so with proper swim attire.