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    Provo’s Fictionist to open for Neon Trees on East Coast dates
    Up-and-coming Provo indie rock band Fictionist has been given a choice performance opportunity: Opening for Neon Trees, a fellow Provo band that’s mad...
    Updated Apr 01 2015 08:24 am   |     |   Share
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    Nick Offerman performs in The Cricket’s Daily 3: More people avoiding Indiana
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Married-to-each-other comic actors Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally are cancelling a May 16 show in Indiana...
    Updated Apr 01 2015 08:13 am   |     |   Share
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The Mowgli's Plans for tonight: The Ting Tings plug in
    • Folk-pop-country rock band The Mowgli’s performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: Hippo Campus, Night Riots. ...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 12:15 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah crowd-funding: A capella from the U. of U.
    This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding Project comes without accompaniment. Infrared is a student-run a capella group at the University of Utah — 10 singers, ...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 10:15 am   |     |   Share
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    First trailer for Jared Hess’ comedy ‘Masterminds’ [video]
    It’s a busy movie year for Jared Hess. The Salt Lake City movie director, who shot to fame directing the 2004 hit “Napoleon Dynamite,” has two comedie...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 09:51 am   |     |   Share
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    In this photo taken Oct. 27 2009 South African comedian Trevor Noah is photographed during an interview. Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to The Cricket’s Daily 3: Wilco joins the Indiana boycott list
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Rock band Wilco has canceled its May 7 show in Indianapolis, in protest of Indiana’s new anti-LGBT “Religio...
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    | Courtesy Rubblebucket
 
Rubblebucket, a wild art-pop band from Brooklyn, N.Y., will perform Oct. 4, 2014. at the State Room in Salt Lake City. Body Language will open. Visit www.thestateroom.com for information. Must be 21. Plans for tonight: A jazz Trinity
    • Post-punk band Self Defense Family performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: Makthaverskan. Show starts at 7....
    Updated Mar 30 2015 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
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    David Archuleta The Cricket’s Daily 3: Meet Trevor Noah, your next ‘Daily Show’ host
    It’s going to be another busy summer at Layton’s Kenley Amphitheatre, with the Davis Arts Councils annual concert series. The “Summer Under the Stars ...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 12:12 pm   |     |   Share
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    In this photo taken Oct. 27 2009 South African comedian Trevor Noah is photographed during an interview. Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to The Cricket’s Daily 3: Meet Trevor Noah, your next ‘Daily Show’ host
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • South African comedian Trevor Noah has been picked to succeed Jon Stewart as host of “The Daily Show.” [NPR...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 09:16 am   |     |   Share
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Postfonatine.com will present punk rock band Bad Religion and OFF! March 27, 2015, at In the Venue in Salt Lake City. Visit 24tix.com for information. Courtesy of Bad Religion Plans for the weekend: Bad Religion goes punk
    • Legendary punk-rock band Bad Religion performs tonight at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: OFF! Show starts at 6 p.m. Tickets...
    Updated Mar 27 2015 02:01 pm   |     |   Share
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Jay (Maika Monroe, foreground) is tied up by Hugh (Jake Weary), about to face a supernatural enemy in the horror thriller ìIt Follows. Friday movie roundup: ‘It Follows’ is worth following
    The last movie weekend of March gives us a great horror movie and a horrible comedy. The horror movie is “It Follows,” which Sundance Film Festival at...
    Updated Mar 27 2015 12:00 pm   |     |   Share
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    ‘Lion King’ is first show booked in new Eccles Theater
    Salt Lake City’s new Eccles Theater has its first confirmed booking: “The Lion King.” The live stage rendition of the Disney classic will open at the ...
    Updated Mar 28 2015 09:44 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, director Sam Taylor-Johnson, left, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson attend a special fan screening of The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Coach’ back in the game
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • NBC is bringing back the ‘90s ABC sitcom “Coach,” with Craig T. Nelson reprising his role as college footba...
    Updated Mar 30 2015 09:36 am   |     |   Share
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London-based ethno-funk duo Public Service Broadcasting performs Thursday, March 26, at Urban Lounge in Salt Lake City. Plans for tonight: Tuning into Public Service Broadcasting
    • Post-hardcore band Famous Last Words and metalcore band Tear Out the Heart co-headline at Loading Dock, 445 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Fo...
    Updated Mar 26 2015 01:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013 file photo, Zayn Malik of One Direction gives his autograph to Japanese fans during an event for their film  The Cricket’s Daily 3: One Direction fans crying over Zayn
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Zayn Malik is leaving the boy band One Direction, and his legion of teen fans are having trouble dealing wi...
    Updated Mar 27 2015 08:33 am   |     |   Share
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    Baltimore alternative indie band Have Mercy will perform with guests Head North, You, Me & Everyone We Know, and Weatherbox, March 25, 2015, at The Loading Dock in Salt Lake City. Visit loadingdockslc.com for information. Courtesy Have Mercy Plans for tonight: Kowalczyk, live and unplugged
    • Hip-hop artist Futuristic and rapper/producer Sam Lachow share the stage at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Mountain West Fr...
    Updated Mar 25 2015 12:09 pm   |     |   Share
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    |  courtesy USANA Amphitheatre
Rock superstars Van Halen - from left: David Lee Roth, Alex Van Halen, Eddie Van Halen and Wolfgang Van Halen - will bring their tour to USANA Amphitheatre in West Valley City, on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Van Halen, with David Lee Roth, plays USANA Amphitheatre July 18
    Van Halen is hitting the road again, and Utah is on the tour schedule. The veteran rock band, with singer David Lee Roth joining the Van Halen family ...
    Updated Mar 26 2015 02:55 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2013 file photo, actors Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny attend The Cricket’s Daily 3: Mulder and Scully return
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • “The X-Files” is returning, as a six-episode “limited series” that will reunite FBI agents Fox Mulder (Davi...
    Updated Mar 26 2015 07:34 am   |     |   Share
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    This photo provided by Lionsgate shows, Kate Winslet, left, as Jeanine, and Shailene Woodley, as Tris, in a scene from the film, Friday movie roundup: A power play for ‘Insurgent’
    This is one of those weekends where The Cricket diverges from the movie-critic pack. The Cricket really liked “Insurgent,” the second chapter in the “...
    Updated Mar 20 2015 10:57 am   |     |   Share
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    Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson leaves his home in London, Wednesday March 11, 2015. BBC News said Wednesday that the broadcaster has postponed the three remaining episodes after suspending host Jeremy Clarkson over a reported The Cricket’s Daily 3: Gently down the stream
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • For the first time, streaming music services made more revenue than CD sales in 2014, the Recording Industr...
    Updated Mar 23 2015 07:29 am   |     |   Share
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Thierry Fischer conducts the Utah Symphony's annual Utah Symphony’s Thierry Fischer gets last-minute gig in London
    Thierry Fischer, conductor and artistic director of the Utah Symphony, will have a busy weekend in London. Fischer has been pressed into service at th...
    Updated Mar 19 2015 12:00 pm   |     |   Share
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    The Cricket’s Daily 3: Revisiting ‘Little Women’
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Former Sony Pictures boss Amy Pascal is co-producing a remake of “Little Women” with actress/director Sarah...
    Updated Mar 20 2015 09:19 am   |     |   Share
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    A still from the film Plans for tonight: The ‘cool kids’ of Echosmith
    • Melodic-metalcore band The Devil Wears Prada performs at the Murray Theater, 4959 S. State St., Murray. Opening: The Word Alive, Born of Osiris. Sho...
    Updated Mar 18 2015 04:05 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2014 file photo, Kathy Griffin arrives at The 20th Annual Fulfillment Fund Stars Benefit Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. Griffin announced her departure from the E! program The Cricket’s Daily 3: Ashley Judd vs. Twitter trolls
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Ashley Judd says she will press charges against Twitter trolls who made threats against her when she wrote ...
    Updated Mar 19 2015 07:33 am   |     |   Share
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    Greensky Bluegrass. Chris Monaghan  | Courtesy Plans for tonight: Music for St. Patrick’s Day
    • Rapper Mod Sun leads a night of “hippy hop” at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Dillon Cooper, Blackbear, KR, Karizma, DJ Gna...
    Updated Mar 17 2015 01:36 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah crowd-funding: An ‘Elder’ at Tribeca
    This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding Project will help show the world a love story by a Utah filmmaker. The short documentary film “Elder” focuses on Tom Cl...
    Updated Mar 19 2015 03:05 pm   |     |   Share
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    The Osmonds - Merrill, Jay and Jimmy - playing three nights in Vegas in April
    Utah’s favorite singing siblings, the Osmonds, may be making strides in doing what armies of do-gooders have failed to do: Make Vegas more wholesome. ...
    Updated Mar 19 2015 12:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    | Courtesy Robert Viglasky/Hartswood Films for MASTERPIECE
Shown from L-R: Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson and Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes.

The Cricket’s Daily 3: The scoop on Sleater-Kinney
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Carrie Brownstein’s long-awaited memoir, about her life in music as one of the founders of the pioneering b...
    Updated Mar 18 2015 07:38 am   |     |   Share
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    Plans for tonight: Irish dance and music
    • The Utah Jazz take on the Charlotte Hornets at EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Game starts at 7. Tickets, from $16 to $2...
    Updated Mar 16 2015 01:12 pm   |     |   Share
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    Robert Plant performs with The Sensational Space Shifters during the 16th edition of the Vive Latino music festival in Mexico City, Saturday, March 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) Get the Led out: Robert Plant will play The Depot, May 27
    This will put a bustle in your hedgerow: Robert Plant is coming to Salt Lake City in May. The acclaimed rock singer and songwriter — forever known as ...
    Updated Mar 16 2015 03:37 pm   |     |   Share