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    | Courtesy Hail the Sun  SOMA will present Hail the Sun with guests The Ongoing Concept, Brent Walsh, Eidola, and Valerian on Friday, February 20th, 2015. Visit 24tix.com for more information.  Plans for the weekend: Pioneer Day weekend
    • Kilby Court marks its 17th anniversary, tonight at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. On the bill: Cinders, Giants in the O...
    Updated Jul 22 2016 03:08 pm   |     |   Share
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    This image released by Lionsgate shows Ansel Elgort, left, and Shailene Woodley in a scene from ’The Divergent Series: Allegiant.’ (Murray Close/Lionsgate via AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Jon Stewart takes on Trump
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Jon Stewart popped into Stephen Colbert’s desk last night, deftly analyzing Donald Trump’s scary accep...
    Updated Jul 22 2016 10:03 am   |     |   Share
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    |  Courtesy  The 2016 Twilight Concert Series opens July 21 with headliner Australian electronica musician Chet Faker and opener Kaytranada. Plans for tonight: Chet Faker kicks off Twilight summer
    • Former “American Idol” contestant James Durbin performs at The Loading Dock, 445 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Nova, Harold Henry, Brandon B...
    Updated Jul 21 2016 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
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    Kate McKinnon, a cast member in the upcoming film ’Ghostbusters,’ poses backstage during the Sony Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2016, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO), at Caesars Palace on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Getting ‘Ginsburned’ in Cleveland
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Kate McKinnon, riding high from her star-making turn in “Ghostbusters,” trotted out her Ruth Bader Gin...
    Updated Jul 22 2016 09:54 am   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this April 10, 2016 file photo, Garry Marshall arrives at the 2016 TV Land Icon Awards at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. Writer-director Marshall, whose TV hits included ’Happy Days” ’Laverne & Shirley’ and box-office successes included ’Pretty Woman’ and ’Runaway Bride,’ has died at age 81. Publicist Michelle Bega says Marshall died Tuesday, July 19, 2016, in at a hospital in Burbank, Calif., of complications from pneumonia after having a stroke. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to Garry Marshall
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Legendary TV producer, movie director and comedy writer Garry Marshall has died at the age of 81. Mars...
    Updated Jul 21 2016 07:11 am   |     |   Share
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    Plans for tonight: The Lido Shuffle is back
    • Legendary rock/soul singer-guitarist Boz Scaggs performs at Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City. Opening: Jeff LeBlanc. Show starst at ...
    Updated Jul 19 2016 03:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    Paul Feig, bottom, writer-director of the upcoming film ’Ghostbusters,’ poses with cast members, Kate McKinnon, from left, Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig and Leslie Jones backstage during the Sony Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2016, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO), at Caesars Palace on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Leslie Jones vs. Twitter haters
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • “Ghostbusters” star Leslie Jones faced a barrage of racist taunts on Twitter, and very little support ...
    Updated Jul 20 2016 08:38 am   |     |   Share
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    Plans for tonight: Jon Bellion, sold out
    • Spy Hop’s annual Heatwave Festival, featuring musical acts from the nonprofit group’s Loud & Clear Audio programs, happens at Red Butte Garden, 300 ...
    Updated Jul 18 2016 01:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    Kanye West, left, and Kim Kardashian arrive at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Kimye vs. T-Swift got really real
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • The internet exploded Sunday night when Kim Kardashian West posted a recording of her husband, rapper ...
    Updated Jul 19 2016 08:37 am   |     |   Share
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    (Courtesy photo)    Witney Carson and Lindsay Arnold Plans for the weekend: Twenty One Pilots, Piano Guys, Matthew Morrison, etc.
    • The 13th annual Damn These Heels LGBT Film Festival runs tonight through Sunday at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt La...
    Updated Jul 18 2016 01:18 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, file photo, singer Rihanna poses before Christian Dior’s Spring-Summer 2016 ready-to-wear fashion collection to be presented during the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris. Rihanna has released her much anticipated new album through Jay Z’s Tidal streaming service, which she co-owns. Rihanna released “ANTI” on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, on the streaming service. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: World mourns for Nice
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • The world has reacted to last night’s truck attack in Nice, France, which left 84 people dead. Those r...
    Updated Jul 18 2016 08:31 am   |     |   Share
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    Emmylou Harris Plans for tonight: Big shows under the stars
    • Southern rock/blues band J.J. Grey & Mofro and folk-rock singer-songwriter Josh Ritter co-headline at Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake Ci...
    Updated Jul 14 2016 11:36 am   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Lindsey Stirling performs before a sold-out crowd Friday at Red Butte Garden, Friday, May 29, 2015. Rock-star violinist Lindsey Stirling plays UCCU Center, Oct. 4
    Rock-star violinist Lindsey Stirling is touring North America this fall — including a show in her old stomping grounds of Utah County. Stirling will p...
    Updated Jul 14 2016 05:07 pm   |     |   Share
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    It’s ‘Halloween in Summer,’ Friday night and Saturday in Magna
    And you thought the scariest things this summer would be the political conventions or wondering whether that freckle is really melanoma. Magna will be...
    Updated Jul 14 2016 11:19 am   |     |   Share
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    NBA basketball player LeBron James, of the Cleveland Cavaliers, accepts the award for best NBA player at the ESPY Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Getting serious at the ESPYs
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Basketball stars LeBron James and Breanna Stewart took the top honors at the ESPY Awards last night — ...
    Updated Jul 15 2016 08:12 am   |     |   Share
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    Jiro Schneider  |  Courtesy  Cardiknox co-headlines with Phoebe Ryan on July 13 at Kilby Court in Salt Lake City. Plans for tonight: Kelsea Ballerini sings
    • Singer-songwriter Phoebe Ryan and indie-pop duo Cardiknox co-headline at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Show starts at ...
    Updated Jul 13 2016 06:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    Justin Theroux, left, and Jennifer Aniston arrive at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Aniston not pregnant, but ‘fed up’
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Jennifer Aniston has called out the tabloid press for the constant speculation about whether or not sh...
    Updated Jul 14 2016 07:14 am   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this April 19, 2016 file photo, Pitbull appears at the eMerge Americas technology event in Miami Beach, Fla. Pitbull will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on July 15. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File) Plans for tonight: Pitbull brings the party
    • Party-rap superstar Pitbull performs at Usana Amphitheatre, 5125 S. 6400 West, West Valley City. Opening: Prince Royce, Farruko. Show starts at 7. T...
    Updated Jul 12 2016 12:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    Olivia Cooke (left) and Thomas Mann portray Rachel and Greg, who become friends in the comedy-drama ’Me and Earl and the Dying Girl.’ Courtesy Fox Searchlight Pictures Sundance taking Film Forward program to Cuba
    Another sign of the thawing relations between the United States and Cuba: The Sundance Institute is taking films and filmmakers to the island nation n...
    Updated Jul 08 2016 03:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2016 file photo, Seattle Seahawks football player Russell Wilson, left, and singer Ciara arrive at the 58th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. The couple were married Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Sexual harassment at Fox News?
    Here’s what’s happening in pop culture: • Fox News’s parent company will conduct an internal investigation of CEO Roger Ailes and “Fox & Friends” anch...
    Updated Jul 08 2016 08:08 am   |     |   Share
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    This image provided by courtesy of the Sundance Institute shows, Markees Christmas, in a scene from the film, ’Morris From America,’ directed by Chad Hartigan. The film is included in the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, which runs Jan. 21-31. (Sean McElwee/Sundance Institute via AP) Six Park City hits will debut in L.A. at Sundance’s Next Fest
    Six titles that made big splashes at this year’s Sundance Film Festival will make their Hollywood debuts — at the Sundance Institute’s Next Fest, Augu...
    Updated Jul 07 2016 12:55 pm   |     |   Share
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    | Courtesy of Pity Sex  S & S will present Michigan punk rock band Pity Sex with PWR BTTM, and Petal, July 6, 2016, at Kilby Court in Salt Lake City. Visit kilbycourt.com for information. Plans for tonight: Double shot of punk
    • Metalcore/post-hardcore rock band Vesuvius performs at The Loading Dock, 445 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Curses, Change Is, No Company, Oa...
    Updated Jul 06 2016 03:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    Two titles added to Damn These Heels LGBT Film Festival
    Two more titles have been added to this year’s Damn These Heels LGBT Film Festival, running July 15-17 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, Salt...
    Updated Jul 06 2016 03:20 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake Tribune)    The Natural History Museum of Utah is hosting ’Genome: Unlocking Lifeís Code,’ a new exhibit that explores how scientists (including many from University of Utah Health Sciences) have unlocked the mysteries of the human genome for the benefit of humankind. This portion of the exhibit is all about nature’s code. Natural History Museum throws a DNA Fest Saturday
    The Natural History Museum of Utah is hosting a DNA Fest on Saturday — giving families a chance to have fun and learn about the building blocks of lif...
    Updated Jul 07 2016 12:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this file photo dated May 25, 2016 showing the new BBC flagship car show Top Gear presenters, left to right, Chris Harris, Rory Reid, Sabine Schmitz, Chris Evans, Eddie Jordan and The Stig, during the launch of the car show at Dunsfold Aerodrome, England, Monday June 27, 2016. Figures released Monday July 4, 2016, show the revamped TV show featuring lead presenters Matt LeBlanc and Chris Evans, has failed to attract high numbers of viewers. (Andrew Matthews / PA FILE via AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Pop stars sing for Orlando
    Here’s what’s happening in pop culture: • Some 24 pop stars — including Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Mary J. Blige, Selena Gomez, Neon Trees’ Tyler...
    Updated Jul 07 2016 07:25 am   |     |   Share
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    Plans for tonight: Femi Kuti canceled
    • Electronica/dream-pop duo The Receiver performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: Angel Magic, Ivouries. Show ...
    Updated Jul 05 2016 02:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Ballet West performs at the City Creek Center in Salt Lake on Thursday night as they officially kick off the holiday season. Wanted: Utah artists to create candy windows for Macy’s City Creek
    As Utahns pick the Independence Day firework debris out of their lawns, it’s time for local artists to think about Christmas and candy. For the fourth...
    Updated Jul 08 2016 03:28 pm   |     |   Share
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    (FILE - In this Sept. 11, 1977 file photo, director Michael Cimino, left, talks with actor Robert De Niro, center wearing beret, during a break in filming of ’The Deer Hunter’ on location in Bangkok. Cimino, whose film ’The Deer Hunter’ became one of the great triumphs of Hollywood’s 1970s heyday, and whose disastrous ’Heaven’s Gate’ helped bring that era to a close, has died. Los Angeles County acting coroner’s Lt. B. Kim told The Associated Press)   that Cimino died Saturday, July 2, 2016,  at age 77. He said Cimino had been living in Beverly Hills but did not yet have further details on the circumstances of his death. (AP Photo/Neal Ulevich, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to great directors
    Here’s what’s happening in pop culture, after the holiday weekend: • Three notable directors have died: Michael Cimino, who won the Best Picture Oscar...
    Updated Jul 06 2016 08:28 am   |     |   Share
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    James Looker  | Courtesy  Enjoy a night of the soulful and rootsy folk music of Xavier Rudd when he performs, June 3, 2014, at The Depot in Salt Lake City. Must be 21. Visit smithstix.com for information. Plans for the weekend: A four-day Fourth
    • Metal band Kingdom of Giants performs tonight at The Loading Dock, 445 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Storm Tide Horizon, Hylian, The Conscie...
    Updated Jul 01 2016 12:17 pm   |     |   Share
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    U.S. actress Olivia de Havilland poses during an Associated Press interview, in Paris, Saturday, June 18, 2016. She may be losing her sight and hearing, but the mind of the indomitable actress Olivia de Havilland, who turns 100 Friday, remains as sharp as a tack. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Happy 100th, Olivia de Havilland!
    Here’s what’s happening in pop culture: • A happy 100th birthday to Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland, the star of “Gone With the Wind” and other c...
    Updated Jul 05 2016 08:40 am   |     |   Share