When we found out the our friend (and the host of WROK's outstanding music show, Sound Matters) Tom Leu would be spending some time in Las Vegas this week, we asked if he wouldn't mind calling in to let us know what the vibe was a couple of weeks after the awful events that shocked us so much.

Tom had booked this trip quite a bit in advance, and he was as curious as we were about how Las Vegas would respond. Would security be amped up to where there's a police presence everywhere? Have the crowds thinned due to cancellations?

This morning, Tom called in from the airport with a full description as he waited for his flight home to Rockford: