Barenaked Ladies @ Harrah’s

The band performed with Blues Traveler, Big Head Todd & the Monsters and Cracker at Harrah's Rincon.

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Barenaked Ladies announced plans to get back into the studio to start recording a new studio album on May 24. It will be their tenth studio album.
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The band began as a duo between current lead singer and guitarist Ed Robertson and former band mate Steven Page after seeing a Bob Dylan show together.
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Robertson and Page found themselves bored at the Bob Dylan show, so they pretended they were rock critics and made up fake band names, one of which was Barenaked Ladies.
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The group formed in 1988 in Scarborough, Ontario outside of Toronto.
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Founding member Steven Page departed the band in 2009.
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The band wrote and recorded the theme song to the hit TV show The Big Bang Theory.
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Barenaked Ladies will compose the score to a musical version of National Lampoon's Animal House.
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In 2007, the band had its own cruise for fans called Ships and Dip which featured the band along with members' side projects and other bands such as Guster. The cruise was such a success that the tradition continued through 2011.
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Ben and Jerry's "Everything But the..." ice cream was created in partnership with Barenaked Ladies. Overseas, the vanilla, candy-stuffed dessert is called "If I Had 1,000,000 Flavors," named after their song "If I Had 1,000,000 Dollars."
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Blues Traveler got together in Princeton, N.J. in 1987.
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Frontman John Popper is widely known for his inventive equipment for using a harmonica.
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Blues Traveler just released their eleventh studio album, Suzie Cracks the Whip, on June 26, 2012.
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Bruce Willis made an appearance on the group's 2008 album, North Hollywood Shootout.
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The guys in Blues Traveler attended the New School and NYU and played the New York club circuit as Blues Traveler while in school. The guys all shared an apartment in Brooklyn with their high school friend Chris Barron.
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Popper and drummer Brendan Hill founded a band called the Trucking Company, which eventually became the Spin Doctors, fronted by their high school friend and college roommate Chris Barron.
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Bassist and founding Blues Traveler member Bobby Sheehan died of a drug overdose in 1999.
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The Colo.-born band Big Head Todd & the Monsters formed in 1986.
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They have sustained an especially large following in their native Colorado.
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Their song "Blue Sky" was performed in March 2011 at Johnson Space Center as the first live version of a wake-up call to Space Shuttle Discovery during the STS-133 mission. The song was written as a tribute to all those involved in the now-defunct American space program.
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"Blue Sky" was also used by Hillary Clinton as her official campaign song during the 2008 presidential race.
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In 2011, the band made a new musical endeavor as Big Head Blues Club. They released an album called 100 Years of Robert Johnson which celebrated the songs of blues pioneer Robert Johnson. The band collaborated with big blues names such as BB King.
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Known for their wildly popular hit single "Low," the band Cracker formed in 1991.
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Lead singer David Lowery was a member of the famed '90s band Camper Van Beethoven.
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Cracker announced last October that they have a new record due out this year.
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