Dr. Dog kicked off BLVD Social Club - Thursdays Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas with a vibrant set last night. The group hooked the audience by playing hits such as “Heart It Races,” “Lonesome,” “That Old Black Hole” and “Warrior Man.” Scattered across the pool, the crowd stayed energetic throughout the performance.Inspired by retro influences, Dr. Dog is comprised of bassist Toby Leaman, guitarist Scott McMicken, guitarist Frank McElroy, drummer Eric Slick, multi-instrumentalist Demitri Manos and keyboardist Zach Miller.
Dr. Dog - Heart It Races
The Philadelphia-based group made a career-turning move when one of their CDs was given to Grammy-nominated rockers My Morning Jacket. Continuing to make a presence throughout the indie scene and earning headlining acts, Dr. Dog released their most recent album, Be the Void, in February of this year.
Next up at BLVD Social Club - Thursdays Live is The Henry Clay People on Thursday, May 24 and K. Flay on Thursday, May 31.
Full Thursdays Live 2012 Lineup
May 17: Dr. Dog
May 24: The Henry Clay People
May 31: K.Flay
June 14: White Denim
June 21: Elan Atias
June 28: Terraplane Sun
July 5: B.J. the Chicago Kid
July 12: Band of Heathens
July 19: AWOLNATION
July 26: Aloe Blacc
August 16: Fun.
August 23: Polica
August 30: The Mad Caps / Dude City
September 6: Little Hurricane
September 20: Ryan Leslie
September 27: Barcelona
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. Photo credit: Amit Dadlaney / Spy On Vegas
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