Nevada – 50 States of Music


Music Industry Contribution to State GDP

Economists Inc.


Jobs Supported

Economists Inc.


Music Establishments

A2IM/Economists Inc./NIVA


Royalty Recipients





The old stomping grounds of the Rat Pack,

Las Vegas is now a draw for some of the biggest names in music, including Britney Spears, Celine Dion, and Elton John, and home to iconic rock bands Imagine Dragons and The Killers. With celebrations such as the iHeartRadio Festival and Burning Man, it is no wonder that Nevada continues to celebrate and produce some of the most exciting music today.


  • Imagine Dragons
  • Panic! At the Disco
  • Slaughter
  • The Killers
  • Wayne Newton

Music Venues & Festivals

  • Burning Man Festival
  • Electric Daisy Carnival Vegas Festival
  • Fresh Bakin'
  • House of Blues
  • iHeartRadio Festival
  • Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena
  • Las Vegas Stadium
  • Life Is Beautiful Festival
  • MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Orleans Showroom
  • Park Theater
  • Pearl Concert Theater
  • Psycho Las Vegas Festival
  • Reno Events Center
  • The Alpine
  • The Bunkhouse Saloon
  • The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
  • The Cosmopolitan
  • The SMith Center
  • The Space
  • The Venetian Theatre
  • T-Mobile Arena
  • Tunetrax
  • Virgina Street Brewhouse
  • Zappos Theater

Music Schools

  • University of Nevada

Major Music Conferences

  • Vegas Music Summit
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