by Kevin Allman
For this week's cover story, I accompanied New Orleans' Bustout Burlesque to Las Vegas, where the troupe had three performances at the 16th annual Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender. The article (with photos by Andreas Koch) only tells part of the story, though — the videos have to be seen in order to appreciate the talent and the artistry involved.
London performer Banbury Cross (on the cover of Gambit), who was a crowd favorite:
The show's talented singer, Athena:
Helsinki-based dancer LouLou D'vil:
Bustout performs this Friday at House of Blues in the French Quarter. If you haven't been, I highly recommend it.