Punk News, Features, Interviews and More!

Billy Idol Announces October Vegas Dates

Billy Idol

The Ex Generation X lead singer and 80’s post-punk pop star to play Vegas in October.

Billy Idol returns to Las Vegas at the aptly named Chelsea Theatre at The Cosmopolitan Resort this October for a 4-day residency.

Idol, who began his music career in late 1976 as a guitarist in the punk rock band Chelsea and then Generation X, had huge success during the MTV fueled ’80s after moving to New York City to pursue his solo career in collaboration with guitarist Steve Stevens.

His debut studio album, Billy Idol (1982), was a huge commercial success, with music videos for singles “Dancing with Myself” and “White Wedding” becoming staples on the then newly established MTV.

Billy was responsible for some of pop rock’s most memorable and evocative moments and helped create a new sound by bringing the spirit of ’77 punk to the dancefloor, integrating a dash of punk attitude, club-land beats, rockabilly grit with rock pomposity.

Love him or hate him, you can’t deny that the 80’s wouldn’t have been the ’80s without Billy.

Buy VIP Presale Tickets

Ticket and VIP Package presale at Ticket Master. The presale passcode is: whiplashsmile21. Confirmed 2021 Vegas show dates are:

Saturday October 16
Sunday October 17
Friday October 22
Saturday October 23

Like this story? Check out these…

Share This Story!
Show More
Buy Punktuation! A Coffee

If you enjoy reading Punktuation! please consider supporting us with a regular donation each month.

Every contribution, however big or small, powers our DIY punk mag and sustains our future.

Donating as little as the cost of a coffee every month will help support independent music journalism.

Thank You!

Translate »
Punktuation Magazine uses cookies and other data to deliver, maintain, and improve our services. We also have partners that measure how our services are used. By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies.
I Accept