(Courtesy photo)   Lord Huron performs Monday at The Depot in Salt Lake City.

Plans for tonight: He writes the songs
    • Indie prog-rock singer/instrumentalist Casey Crescenzo performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: B. Derek Har...
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A skater performs as Elsa in a number from “Disney on Ice Presents: Frozen.” The touring ice show will come to EnergySolutions Arena for a nine-show run, March 2-6, 2016. Tickets on sale Tuesday for Disney on Ice’s ‘Frozen,’ March 2-6, 2016, at EnergySolutions Arena
    In the history of no-brainer entertainment decisions, the idea of a Disney on Ice production based on Disney’s hit “Frozen” must rank near the top. We...
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    Indie-pop singer George Lewis Jr., who goes by the stage name Twin Shadow, has postponed his April 21 performance at Salt Lake Cityís Kilby Court, after his tour bus crashed in Colorado on Friday, April 17. Courtesy Warner Bros. Records Singer Twin Shadow in bus crash; Tuesday’s Kilby Court show postponed
    The indie-pop singer George Lewis Jr., who goes by the stage name Twin Shadow, was injured in a bus crash in Colorado on Friday — forcing him to postp...
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    Sublime With Rome to play Usana Amphitheatre, August 23
    Sublime With Rome — a case of musical life-after-death — is coming to Utah. The reggae-tinged alt-rock band will perform Sunday, Aug. 23, at Usana Amp...
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Singer-songwriter Michael McDonald will perform Thursday, Aug. 13, at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Michael McDonald to play The Depot, August 13
    Hit-making singer-songwriter Michael McDonald will be coming back to Utah this summer. The man who sang the solo hits “I Keep Forgettin’” and “Sweet F...
    Updated Apr 20 2015 03:08 pm   |     |   Share
    Miranda Lambert walks on stage after being announced winner of the award for song of the year for “Automatic” at the 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Country stars win big at ACMs
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Luke Bryan was named Entertainer of the Year at last night’s Academy of Country Music Awards, but the big w...
    Updated Apr 20 2015 07:45 am   |     |   Share
The Unblackened Tour will feature hard rock legends Black Label Society, with frontman guitar icon Zakk Wylde, at 8 p.m.  April 17, 2015 at The Depot. WINO will open the show. Advance tickets are $29.50. Visit depotslc.com or smithstix.com for information. Courtesy Black Label Society Plans for the weekend: Preparing for 4/20
    • Pop-punk band The Maine performs tonight at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Opening: Real Friends, Knuckle Puck, The Technicolors. Sh...
    Updated Apr 17 2015 01:03 pm   |     |   Share
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Paintings by Darrell Thomas, left, and Jimmi Toro, right, at the Park City Arts Festival, Saturday August 2, 2014. Utah Arts Festival selling four-day passes at discount for one week
    It’s more than two months until the Utah Arts Festival fills up Library Square — but buying your tickets now will save you some money. The festival is...
    Updated Apr 17 2015 12:06 pm   |     |   Share
    In this image released by Universal Pictures shows Shelley Henning appears in a scene from Friday movie roundup: Three out of ten
    With 10 new movies opening this weekend, every moviegoer should find something that appeals to them. Or not. Four of the new movies weren’t screened f...
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    This image released by Lucasfilm shows a scene from The Cricket’s Daily 3: Internet goes nuts over ‘Star Wars’ trailer
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • “Star Wars” trailer! “Star Wars” trailer! “Star Wars” trailer! [Entertainment Weekly] • Ryan Gosling might ...
    Updated Apr 20 2015 07:33 am   |     |   Share
    Cannes Film festival President Pierre Lescure, right, and festival director Thierry Fremaux, pose in front of the Cannes International Film Festival poster for the upcoming 68th edition featuring Swedish actress Ingrid Bergman, at the end of a press conference, in Paris, France, Thursday, April 16, 2015. World cinema heavyweights including China's Jia Zhangke, Italy's Paolo Sorrentino and the United States' Gus Van Sant will compete for prizes at next month's Cannes Film Festival. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Who’s going to Cannes?
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • The lineup for the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival is out, with competition titles from Gus Van Sant and T...
    Updated Apr 17 2015 07:17 am   |     |   Share
    Plans for tonight: Godard, in 3-D
    • A screening of Jean-Luc Godard’s award-winning 2014 film “Goodbye to Language 3D” will take place at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. ...
    Updated Apr 15 2015 12:21 pm   |     |   Share
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Former Utah Gov. Norm Bangerter When Norm Bangerter put in his own cabinet - in the kitchen
    Reminiscences of former Utah Gov. Norm Bangerter, who died Tuesday at the age of 82, reflect on his humility, his political courage, and his honesty. ...
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    FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2008 file photo, Percy Sledge kneels as he performs The Cricket’s Daily 3: Not many LGBT characters in movies
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Only 17.5 percent of the major movies released last year — 20 out of 114 — featured an LGBT character, acco...
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    Plans for tonight: Tigers Jaw opens up
    • Artist Ruby Chacón will talk about art and the Latino experience at an event in the ART Building, room 158, on the University of Utah campus, Salt L...
    Updated Apr 14 2015 01:09 pm   |     |   Share
    Sundance’s third Next Fest set for Aug. 7-9 in L.A.
    The Sundance Institute’s Los Angeles summer event, Next Fest, will be back for a third year. Next Fest will take over The Theatre at Ace Hotel in down...
    Updated Apr 14 2015 12:39 pm   |     |   Share
    Utah crowd-funding: ‘I dreamed I saw Joe Hill last night...’
    This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding Project is marking the centennial of an infamous date in Utah history. This year — November 19, to be precise — marks t...
    Updated Apr 14 2015 09:33 am   |     |   Share
    FILE - This Sept. 22, 2013 file photo shows, from left, Executive Producer Michelle MacLaren and Producer/ Creator Vince Gilligan of The Cricket’s Daily 3: Female superheroes and female filmmakers
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Michelle MacLaren is out as director of the “Wonder Woman” movie, after “creative differences” with Warner ...
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    Mormon missionaries in Monrovia, Liberia, are among those in danger during a civil war in a scene from “Freetown,” directed and written by Garrett Batty.  Courtesy LDS Film Festival Wednesday movie roundup: ‘Freetown’ excites and inspires
    A rare midweek movie opening today: “Freetown,” the LDS-themed adventure drama, opening at more than 100 theaters nationwide. Director Garrett Batty, ...
    Updated Apr 08 2015 10:21 am   |     |   Share
    FILE - In this July 25, 2003 file photo, satirist Stan Freberg, 76, right, and his wife, Hunter, pose for a photo Beverly Hills, Calif. Freberg, the writer and comedian who lampooned American life in The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to Stan Freberg
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • One of the world’s funniest people, Stan Freberg, has died at the age of 88. Freberg made his satirical mar...
    Updated Apr 09 2015 07:36 am   |     |   Share

Alt-rock band Death Cab for Cutie will open the 2015 Twilight Concert Series, July 16 at Pioneer Park, Salt Lake City. Courtesy  |  Atlantic Records Death Cab for Cutie will open Twilight Concert Series, July 16
    The first glimpse of this summer’s Twilight Concert Series line-up has been revealed, with alt-rock band Death Cab for Cutie opening the series on Thu...
    Updated Apr 09 2015 04:39 pm   |     |   Share
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Husband-and-wife Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi jam together during the Tedeschi Trucks Band show at the Red Butte Garden Concert Series in Salt Lake City on July 22, 2014. Added to Red Butte summer line-up: Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sharon Jones, Harry Connick Jr.
    It’s a week until Red Butte Garden unveils its full summer concert line-up — but word on a few shows is already getting out. • The blues-rock group Te...
    Updated Apr 09 2015 04:37 pm   |     |   Share
    Utah crowd-funding: Romance on the screen
    This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding Project aims to show that love is real — or, at least, reality television. Salt Lake City filmmaker Spanky Ward has wri...
    Updated Apr 14 2015 09:17 am   |     |   Share
    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: ‘Vampire Diaries’ star saying goodbye
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Nina Dobrev announced to her fans, via Instagram, that she is leaving her role as heroine Elena Gilbert on ...
    Updated Apr 08 2015 07:43 am   |     |   Share
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The Monophonics will perform Sept. 4, 2014 at The State Room in Salt Lake City. Marinade & DJ Street Jesus will open. Visit thestateroom.com for information. Must be 21. Plans for tonight: Packing a Punch
    • Post-hardcore bands Outline In Color and Take In the Distance co-headline at Murray Theater, 4959 S. State St., Murray. Opening: She’s An Animal, Aw...
    Updated Apr 06 2015 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
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The pop-rock band R5 will bring its North American tour to West Valley City’s Maverik Center on Aug. 11, 2015. Pop-rock band R5 to play Maverik Center, August 11
    The pop-rock quintet R5 is hitting the road on a major U.S. headlining tour — including a stop in Utah. The five-member band — made up of siblings Ros...
    Updated Apr 06 2015 04:30 pm   |     |   Share
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Toto will perform as part of the 2015 summer concert season for Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City. Yes and Toto to co-headline at Red Butte Garden, August 31
    Two evergreen bands — Yes and Toto — will be teaming up for a summer tour, including a stop in Utah. The two bands announced their tour today — a itin...
    Updated Apr 06 2015 01:12 pm   |     |   Share
    David Lynch speaks at the David Lynch Foundation Music Celebration at the Theatre at Ace Hotel on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Lynch out of ‘Twin Peaks’ plans
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • David Lynch has dropped out of Showtime’s plans to revive his ‘90s TV series “Twin Peaks.” [BBC News] • “Fu...
    Updated Apr 07 2015 07:37 am   |     |   Share
    TiltShift, film/media festival for teens, announces line-up
    The inaugural edition of TiltShift, the Utah Film Center’s new film and media arts festival programmed by and for teens, will have movies from France,...
    Updated Apr 03 2015 03:27 pm   |     |   Share
    Salt Lake City jamband Mokie will perform Jan. 16, 2015, at The State Room in Salt Lake City. Visit www.thestateroom.com for information. Must be 21. Courtesy Mokie Plans for the weekend: Happy Easter!
    • Rap-metal band From Ashes to New headlines tonight at the Murray Theater, 4959 S. State St., Murray. Opening: Judicator, Shadowseer, Visigoth, Death...
    Updated Apr 03 2015 03:27 pm   |     |   Share