LAS VEGAS—Flash back to the 1970’s with Disco Explosion! at Cannery Casino Hotel’s The Club on Saturday, April 29. The show’s lineup includes The Village People, Sister Sledge and The Trammps featuring Earl Young.
The Village People, well-known for their quirky costumes and catchy disco hits, rose to fame in the 1970’s. Their hit singles include “Macho Man,” “YMCA,” “In the Navy” and more. The current lineup includes Ray Simpson, Felipe Rose, Alex Briley, Eric Anzalone, Bill Whitefield and Jim Newman.
Sister Sledge was formed by sisters Debbie, Joni, Kim and Kathy in 1971. Inspired by their performing parents, the sisters brought their musical talents together to become one of the best-known disco groups. Their best-loved singles include “We are Family,” “Lost in Music” and “Thinking of You.”
Disco and soul band The Trammps featuring Earl Young got their start in the early 1970’s. Their popularity exploded in 1976 with the hit “Disco Inferno,” included on the “Saturday Night Fever” film’s Grammy Award-winning soundtrack. Additional hits include “Hold Back the Night,” “The Night the Lights Went Out” and more. Under the direction of drummer and bass singer Earl Young, the group released a new single, “Get Your Lovin’ While You can,” in 2014.
Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $34.95 plus taxes and convenience fees, and are available online at www.ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit www.CanneryCasino.com.
About Cannery Casino HotelCannery Casino Hotel opened in 2003 as a premier entertainment and gaming complex at 2121 East Craig Road in North Las Vegas, Nev., seven miles from downtown Las Vegas. The property offers a 72,000 square-foot casino with more than 1,700 slot machines, table games, a race and sports book, 300-seat bingo hall, and a CAN Club loyalty card reward program; a 201 room hotel with a pool, Jacuzzi and 24-Hour Fitness Center; seven restaurants, bars and lounges including a buffet; a 16-screen Galaxy Luxury+ movie-theater complex with power-reclining seats, and a beer, wine and sausage bar; complimentary WiFi, a mobile app, and a CanPlayZone online social casino; and live entertainment six nights a week in the casino or in the 2,000 seat indoor/outdoor entertainment venue. More information on Cannery Casino Hotel can be found at www.cannerycasino.com, on Facebook (www.facebook.com/cannerycasino), and Twitter (@CanneryCasino). Cannery Casino Hotel is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com. Boyd Gaming and Cannery press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.