Kats! on the Radio is an entertainment radio show hosted by John Katsilometes, senior editor and columnist for the Las Vegas Review-Journal that airs on Wednesdays at 8:00pm on KUNV 91.5 The Source. Each week Kats interviews Las Vegas celebrities, performers and executives, and sheds a little light on the always changing and ever exciting entertainment capital of the world.
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Vinny “Vin A.” Adinolfi is seeing a dream come true when he opens for Bon Jovi on Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena.He’s also releasing his gun-safety anthem “Enough is Enough,” which is to be played at the march on Washington being organized by students in Parkland, Fla. on March 24 Vin A. and the family act Bronx Wanderers continue to rock it out nightly at 6 o’clock at Bally’s Windows showroom.
Myron G. Martin is president and CEO of the Smith Center for the Performing arts and the rare guest on Kats! On the Radio with a venue named for him. He talks of the development of the venue, which opened in 2012, the high demand for tickets to “Hamilton” at Reynolds Hall and the upcoming 2018-2019 Broadway Las Vegas series.
Kenny Davidsen is known for his wide assortment of bow ties and his performances at Don’t Tell Mama on Fremont East and at Tuscany Suites. As he approaches his fifth anniversary at Tuscany, he talks of why he moved to Las Vegas from New York and how his shows have become popular hangs among those in the city’s entertainment community.
Bobby Slayton was nicknamed “Pitbull of Comedy” about 40 years ago, and the nickname has stuck. The veteran stand-up talks about his career arc, his disdain for comedy clubs and overcoming the death of his wife, Teddie Lee, in 2016 as he preps for two headlining shows this weekend at South Point Showroom.
Derek Stevens has been operating hotel-casinos on Fremont Street for more than a decade. The D Las Vegas has become a focal point with its affiliation with the Vegas Golden Knights, and he’s moving aggressively with plans to renovate Las Vegas Club, Glitter Gulch and Mermaids into a major downtown resort. The Detroit native talks of those initiatives, and what brought him to town in the first place.