"The Moody Blues: Nights in Las Vegas" kicked off the first of five performances at The Venetian Las Vegas on Friday, October 7. The group performed an exclusive set list to a packed house that included hits from their decades-long career as one of the most successful and influential rock and roll bands in history. Among the fan-favorite songs performed were "I Know You're Out There Somewhere," "The Story in Your Eyes," "Isn't Life Strange," "Your Wildest Dreams," and "Nights In White Satin," which were met with standing ovations.
The performance was capped by psychedelic graphics on LED screens that enchanted the impassioned audience, which was enraptured by the magical combination of music and motion.
The Moody Blues - Justin Hayward (lead guitar, vocals), John Lodge (bass guitar, vocals) and Graeme Edge (drums) - have been at the forefront of the classic rock music scene since the '60s with their multi-Platinum, Platinum, and Gold albums and singles hitting Billboard at #1, Top 5, Top 10, Top 20 and Top 40. Their illustrious roster of hits includes: "Nights In White Satin," "Tuesday Afternoon," "Ride My See Saw," "The Story In Your Eyes," "Isn't Life Strange," "Question," "I'm Just A Singer (In A Rock And Roll Band)," "Your Wildest Dreams," and many more.
The Moody Blues will perform three more shows of this limited engagement on October 12, 14 and 15. Tickets start at $59.50 (plus applicable fees) and can be purchased at any box office at The Venetian or The Palazzo, online at venetian.com or by calling (702) 414-9000 or (866) 641-7469.
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