ARTISTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARTISTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Q&A: Talking classics and country with the Doobie Brothers’ Tom Johnston http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58182362-223/band-lot-music-songs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58182362-223/band-lot-music-songs.html.csp">Q&A: Talking classics and country with the Doobie Brothers’ Tom Johnston</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stephen Speckman </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T08:08:29.288-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 08:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Doobie Brothers debuted their first studio album in 1971. The band racked up a string of hits and Grammy Awards throughout the ’70s and into the ’80s and established itself as a prolific touring group. Despite disbandment and many incarnations with members who joined and left the band (notable among them Michael McDonald), the Doobie Brothers are touring again. The band will play with Boston at Usana Amphitheatre in West Valley City on Tuesday. Guitarist and vocalist Tom Johnston, one of th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182362@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:08:29 MDT Artists rule at Park City Kimball Arts Festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58216236-223/festival-park-art-artists.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58216236-223/festival-park-art-artists.html.csp">Artists rule at Park City Kimball Arts Festival</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T13:34:30.499-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 01:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For folks in Summit County, the Park City Kimball Arts Festival is a great party for the locals. For art lovers outside Summit County, the event — returning for its 45th year to Park City’s Main Street, Aug. 1-3— is a chance to get out of the August heat and maybe take a weekend getaway. For artist Todd Anderson, the festival “changed my entire life.” Three years ago, Anderson, who lives in Sandy, was working a full-time job as a graphic designer. “Art has been my passion, but I kind of took t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216236@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:34:30 MDT Macy’s City Creek seeking artists for holiday candy windows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58238009-66/artists-store-macy-create.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58238009-66/artists-store-macy-create.html.csp">Macy’s City Creek seeking artists for holiday candy windows</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:03:50.521-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Is it time to think about Christmas already? It is if you’re a major department store, or an artist who wants to create a classic display for one. The Macy’s City Creek store, at 21 S. Main in downtown Salt Lake City, is again putting the call out to artists to create the store’s holiday candy windows — a tradition that dates back to when the Macy’s there was a ZCMI store. Macy’s will chose six artists to create a window display that evokes Salt Lake City and is made entirely of candy. This year...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238009@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:03:50 MDT Choral Artists want historic church to be permanent home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58175263-223/choral-lake-salt-slca.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58175263-223/choral-lake-salt-slca.html.csp">Choral Artists want historic church to be permanent home</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T10:57:50.034-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 10:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake Choral Artists isn’t just a choir. It’s seven choirs under one umbrella, for starters. But singing is only half the story. SLCA also conducts a busy schedule of classes, workshops, retreats and outreach activities for interested singers and conductors at varying levels of proficiency. One of its signature offerings is the Summer Choral Institute, which for the past seven summers has brought together ad-hoc groups of adults and teens to perform choral masterworks, as well as lighter fa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58175263@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:57:50 MDT Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58203419-223/seeger-festival-folk-newport.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58203419-223/seeger-festival-folk-newport.html.csp">Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE R. SMITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T11:00:10.97-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Providence, R.I. • There are few musicians as inextricably linked to the Newport Folk Festival as the late Pete Seeger. Newport, known as the place where Bob Dylan cast aside his acoustic guitar and went electric in 1965, has made its mark on the festival scene more recently with an innovative mix of old and new — most with a far different sound than the folk movement Seeger helped lead. This year’s top acts include Jack White, Jeff Tweedy and Mavis Staples. In a hearkening back to its roots, an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582034192014-07-20T11:00:10.97-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-20T11:00:10.97-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58203419@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:00:10 MDT New art made from old stuff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58120180-223/festival-lake-salt-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58120180-223/festival-lake-salt-com.html.csp">New art made from old stuff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T10:46:44.216-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 10:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Artist Kali Mellus says her neighbors in Murray wonder what she’s doing when she walks the dog. “I’m the crazy lady in the neighborhood who comes out to pick up a handful of sticks,” said Mellus, one of the artists whose work is on display in the Artist Marketplace at the 2014 Utah Arts Festival, which started its four-day run Thursday in Salt Lake City’s Library Square. Mellus also goes into the canyons to collect fall leaves, which she then presses in phone books to preserve. Ultimately, the l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58120180@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 10:46:44 MDT Utah Arts Festival: A bit of rain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58120147-66/festival-arts-rain-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58120147-66/festival-arts-rain-utah.html.csp">Utah Arts Festival: A bit of rain</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T19:12:39.299-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 07:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What’s a little rain between artists? A sudden shower hit the Utah Arts Festival around 3:30 p.m. today, sending vendors to fasten down the tarps and festivalgoers to seek shelter under any available tent or canopy. The forecast predicts a 30 percent chance of rain from about 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., when the festival closes its gates for the night. Anyone coming to the festival tonight should be prepared.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58120147@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:12:39 MDT From the archives: Andy Warhol’s Mormon sidekick http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58085269-78/mormon-church-temple-lds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58085269-78/mormon-church-temple-lds.html.csp">From the archives: Andy Warhol’s Mormon sidekick</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Peggy Fletcher Stack</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T07:59:14.852-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Editor’s note • French-born Isabelle Collin Dufresne, who kicked around with pop artist Andy Warhol in the ’60s as Ultra Violet and eventually converted to Mormonism, died Saturday. She was 78. Her funeral was Wednesday in an LDS chapel on the east side of New York City. Here is a 2004 Salt Lake Tribune story about Dufresne and Mormons living in the Big Apple: ———— New York • Isabelle Dufresne left France for America in the freedom-loving 1960s and became the flamboyant Ultra Violet, Andy Warho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58085269@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:59:14 MDT YouTube to launch music service amid indie dispute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58080909-79/music-labels-independent-youtube.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58080909-79/music-labels-independent-youtube.html.csp">YouTube to launch music service amid indie dispute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN NAKASHIMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T17:56:02.121-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 05:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • YouTube will launch a new subscription music service, the company acknowledged Tuesday after being dragged into a public dispute over royalties that will result in the blockade of some independent artists’ music videos. The Google Inc.-owned video site said in a statement that it is “adding subscription-based features for music on YouTube” and that “hundreds of major label and independent artists” have signed on. The paid service — to be launched within a few months — will likely a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580809092014-06-17T17:56:02.121-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-17T17:56:02.121-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58080909@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:56:02 MDT CEO: iHeartRadio revenue ‘hundreds of millions’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58078634-79/channel-clear-revenue-iheartradio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58078634-79/channel-clear-revenue-iheartradio.html.csp">CEO: iHeartRadio revenue ‘hundreds of millions’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN NAKASHIMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T10:01:01.876-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 10:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Clear Channel CEO Bob Pittman says online streaming service iHeartRadio makes “hundreds of millions” of dollars in annual revenue, putting it in the range of Internet radio leader Pandora. Pittman revealed the figure in an interview about the service reaching a milestone of 50 million registered users and 97 million visitors in May. Clear Channel Communications Inc., iHeartRadio’s parent company, was taken private in 2008. It reports its financial results because of public debt, bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580786342014-06-17T10:01:01.876-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-17T10:01:01.876-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58078634@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:01:01 MDT