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Smash Magazine Continues to Rock in 2020 with Vegas Music Summit, Viva Ska Vegas and New Show Announ

VEGAS MUSIC SUMMIT BRINGS MUSIC INDUSTRY SPEAKERS, PANELS AND SHOWCASES TO DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS AND SMASH MAGAZINE ANNOUNCES BLACKTOP MOJO AND HOT SNAKES  

More shows and events in the New Year feature Viva Ska Vegas, The Toasters and Arrested Development



LAS VEGAS – Jan. 8, 2020 – The music continues to rock into the New Year as Smash Magazine gets ready for a kickass lineup of shows and events in 2020 including new show announcements Blacktop Mojo and Hot Snakes in February. Smash Magazine also gets ready to ska-it-up for the annual Viva Ska Vegas in March with Save Ferris, Buck-O-Nine, Pilfers, The Untouchables, Unsteady, Chencha Berrinches, Muertos Heist and more. Music lovers can be immersed and educated at the Vegas Music Summit with music industry speakers, panels and artist showcases that can only been seen during the two-day conference. Tickets to any of the shows and events are available at www.smashmagazine.com. Straight from the underground, Smash Magazine pumps live music through the veins of the Las Vegas Valley. Download the free mobile app by texting "SMASH" to ‘94502’ for concert tickets, giveaways and instant news notifications. Available on the Apple App and Google Play stores. App Perks rewards users for using the Smash Mobile App - check in daily or at any live show and after 250 pts earn FREE concert tickets for you and a guest.  JUST ANNOUNCED: Date: Friday, Feb. 7 Event: Smash Magazine Presents Headliner: Blacktop Mojo Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $10 in advance, $15 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Alternative Rock    Date: Saturday, Feb. 29 Event: Neon Reverb Festival Presents Headliner: Hot Snakes Support: Spanish Love Songs and Free Throw Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $20 in advance, $25 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Alternative Rock   COMING UP: Date: Saturday, Jan. 18 Event: 15th Anniversary Tour  Headliner: Scary Kids Scaring Kids Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $20 in advance, $25 day of show  Age: 18+ Genre: Emo/Post-Hardcore   Date: Saturday, Jan. 25  Headliner: NE Last Words  Support: Vegas Odds, Ill Patientz, WPAR, Huck Finn Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $10 in advance, $15 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Rock   Date: Wednesday, Jan. 29 Event: 4 Decades in Ska Headliner: The Toasters Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $12 in advance, $15 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Ska  Date: Thursday, Jan. 30 and Friday, Jan. 31 Event: Vegas Music Summit Venue: Downtown Grand Hotel (206 N. 3rd St.) Doors: 9 AM Cost: General Admission start at $79 Age: 16+ Genre: Conference COMING SOON: Date: Saturday, Feb. 1 Event: Ska Parade 30th Anniversary Headliners: Los Kung Fu Money Support Monkey, Hans & Gruber and more Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $15 in advance, $20 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Ska  Date: Thursday, Feb. 6 Event: The Summoning North American Tour  Headliner: Soulfly Support: Toxic Holocaust, Madzilla, X-Method, Mynas Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $25 in advance, $30 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Metal  Date: Friday, Feb. 14 Event: Pulsar Radio Presents  Headliner: GayC/DC Support: Spice Pistols Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $15 in advance, $20 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Tribute  Date: Saturday, Feb. 29 Event: Smash Magazine Presents Headliner: Arrested Development Venue: Access at Aliante Hotel Doors: 8 PM Cost: $25 in advance, $30 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Hip Hop   Date: Friday, March 6 Event: An Evening With   Headliner: The Wonder Years   Support: Spanish Love Songs and Free Throw Venue: Fremont Country Club (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 5 PM Cost: $25 in advance, $30 day of show  Age: 16+ Genre: Alternative Rock    Date: Sunday, March 15 Event: North American Tour Headliners: While She Sleeps Support He is Legend and Savage Hands Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 7 PM Cost: $17.50 in advance, $20 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Alternative Rock Date: Friday, March 20 Event: Viva Ska Vegas Headliner: The Untouchables Support: Chencha Berrinches, 2 Tone Lizard Kings, B-Sharps and Muertos Heist Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 7 PM Cost: $12 in advance, $15 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Ska  Date: Saturday, March 21 Event: Viva Ska Vegas Headliner: Save Ferris Support: Pilfers, Buck-O-Nine, The Independents, Unsteady, Wank and The Step Daughters Venue: Fremont Country Club (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 7 PM Cost: $30 in advance, $35 day of show  Age: 21+ Genre: Ska Date: Sunday, March 22 Event: Viva Ska Vegas After Party  Headliner: The Retrolites Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 12:30 AM Show: 1 AM Cost: FREE with Viva Ska Vegas Ticket Age: 21+ Genre: Ska  Date: Sunday April 5 Event: Pulsar Radio Presents Headliner: Insomnium Support: Omnium Gatherum Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8PM Cost: $25 in advance, $28 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Instrumental Power Metal Date: Monday, April 11 Event: Pulsar Radio presents Headliners: Pro Pain Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8PM Cost: $15 in advance, $18 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Metal Date: Monday April 27 Event: Pulsar Radio Presents Headliner: Powerglove Support: Immortal Guardian Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8PM Cost: $15 in advance, $20 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Instrumental Power Metal Date: Thursday, June 4 Event: Pulsar Radio Presents Headliners: Flotsam Jetsam Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8PM Cost: $15 in advance, $18 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Metal Date: Saturday, Sept. 19 Event: Pulsar Radio Presents Headliner: Amaranthe  Support Battle Beast and Sevenspires Venue: Backstage Bar & Billiards (601 Fremont St.) Doors: 8 PM Cost: $30 in advance, $35 day of show Age: 21+ Genre: Metal