Music - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/Music News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Review: Music player learns your tastes over time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58516490-79/cone-music-monkees-player.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58516490-79/cone-music-monkees-player.html.csp">Review: Music player learns your tastes over time</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T16:44:02.146-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 04:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Some things get better with time: wine, jeans and this “smart” music player I’ve been using on and off for a few months. The idea behind the $399 Aether Cone is that over time, it learns your listening habits and weighs such factors as whether it’s a lazy Sunday morning. It then plays what it thinks you’re in the mood for. I was skeptical because my music tastes vary depending on how I’m feeling at any particular moment. But I’ve come to enjoy its sometimes-surprising musical tours. I...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585164902014-10-20T16:44:02.146-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T16:44:02.146-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58516490@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:44:02 MDT Hungry for an ‘alternative Halloween’? SB Dance has the show for you http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58526099-223/dance-halloween-brown-cannibal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58526099-223/dance-halloween-brown-cannibal.html.csp">Hungry for an ‘alternative Halloween’? SB Dance has the show for you</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Daisy Blake</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T15:24:53.307-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 03:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Intersections between sex, food and obsession are explored in SB Dance’s new show, “Cannibal: A Love Story,” billed as an “alternative Halloween for curious minds.” Company director Stephen Brown says one of his first goals with the show was to offer a performance geared toward adult psychology and sensibility. The show tells the tale of a hard-boiled restaurant critic who ventures into the Heart of Darkness. Brown said he likes the idea of doing a Halloween show because it gives him permissio...</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> 58526099@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:24:53 MDT Pitbull to host American Music Awards on Nov. 23 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58541100-223/american-awards-music-nov.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58541100-223/american-awards-music-nov.html.csp">Pitbull to host American Music Awards on Nov. 23</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T10:34:01.965-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 10:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Pitbull will host the 2014 American Music Awards. The platinum-selling rapper will also perform at the Nov. 23 event at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, to air live on ABC, dick clark productions announced Monday. Later that week, Pitbull will perform during the halftime show on Thanksgiving Day when the Dallas Cowboys play the Philadelphia Eagles. The Nov. 27 game will take place at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and will air on Fox. Iggy Azalea is the leading nominee at the AMAs with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585411002014-10-20T10:34:01.965-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T10:34:01.965-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58541100@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:34:01 MDT Fla. man gets life in prison in loud music killing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58532626-68/dunn-davis-music-suv.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58532626-68/dunn-davis-music-suv.html.csp">Fla. man gets life in prison in loud music killing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEREK KINNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T10:09:02.898-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 10:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jacksonville, Fla. • A Florida man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a teenager in an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole. The life sentence imposed by Circuit Judge Russell Healey was mandatory for 47-year-old Michael Dunn after prosecutors decided not to seek the death penalty. “Mr. Dunn, your life is effectively over,” Healey said. “What is sad . is that this case exemplifies that our socie...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585326262014-10-17T10:09:02.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T10:09:02.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58532626@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:09:02 MDT Lucinda Williams doubles up on the music http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58528995-223/williams-music-album-lucinda.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58528995-223/williams-music-album-lucinda.html.csp">Lucinda Williams doubles up on the music</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T17:40:35.129-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 05:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Lucinda Williams had considered releasing a double CD at least once before, but her record company argued against it. Now the veteran singer-songwriter is putting music out on her own label. Problem solved. “Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone,” with 20 songs on two CDs, is available now. “Once we had all the tracks, it was clear to everyone that there was no way we were going to narrow this down to one album,” said Williams, who recorded 34 songs in Los Angeles with the help of Bill...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585289952014-10-17T17:40:35.129-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T17:40:35.129-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58458649@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:48:30 MDT Concert preview: Talking love and family with Echosmith’s Sydney Sierota http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58493760-223/echosmith-sierota-music-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58493760-223/echosmith-sierota-music-american.html.csp">Concert preview: Talking love and family with Echosmith’s Sydney Sierota</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Autumn Thatcher</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T12:03:50.478-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The family that rocks together stays together. At least that seems to be the motto for Echosmith, an alt-pop quartet of siblings (Graham, Sydney, Noah and Jamie Sierota) from Los Angeles, probably the best all-sibling band to hit mainstream music since Hanson captured the hearts of teenage girls around the globe in the late ’90s. Echosmith, dominating major music charts with the single “Cool Kids,” returns to Salt Lake City on Monday to open for American Authors in an all-ages show at The Depo...</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> 58493760@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:03:50 MDT Iggy Azalea top nominee at American Music Awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58516282-223/awards-american-azalea-music.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58516282-223/awards-american-azalea-music.html.csp">Iggy Azalea top nominee at American Music Awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T09:20:14.485-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Australian rapper Iggy Azalea is the lead nominee at the American Music Awards. Dick clark productions announced Monday that the “Fancy” performer is up for six awards at the Nov. 23 event at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live. Azalea’s nominations include artist, new artist and single of the year for her No.1 smash “Fancy.” John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams have five nominations each, while Lorde is up for four honors at the fan-voted show. Those acts are all nominated for artist of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585162822014-10-13T09:20:14.485-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-13T09:20:14.485-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58516282@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:20:14 MDT Park City man’s third album continues journey with piano, orchestrated works http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58497451-223/stewart-album-music-journey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58497451-223/stewart-album-music-journey.html.csp">Park City man’s third album continues journey with piano, orchestrated works</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott Iwasaki</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-11T01:01:02.634-06:00">Updated Oct 11, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In 2008, Ryan Stewart fulfilled a lifelong dream of recording his debut album “Equanimity.” The music was a mix of piano and orchestrated works, and that fed his desire to begin work on his second album, “In the Dreaming Hour,” which was released in 2010, and continued the composer’s excursion into contemporary instrumental music. When it came time to start work on his new album, “One Journey,” Stewart, who recently moved from Salt Lake City to Park City’s Pinebrook community, took a long, deli...</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> 58497451@www.sltrib.com Sat, 11 Oct 2014 01:01:02 MDT NFL teams are cranking up the jams http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58504535-77/noise-music-broncos-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58504535-77/noise-music-broncos-nfl.html.csp">NFL teams are cranking up the jams</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T23:39:00.732-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 11:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • To get ready to face Richard Sherman and Seattle’s ear-piercing 12th man, the Denver Broncos turned to Lil Wayne, Jerimih, Ozzy Osbourne and Pharrell Williams. Like many other teams, the Broncos have dialed down the old jet engine noise that roared through their concert-sized speakers at practice. Now, like so many teenagers, they crank up the jams to body-shivering, brain-rattling volume. Led Zeppelin. Nicki Minaj. Ariana Grande. Teams have long used piped-in sound to make it...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585045352014-10-09T23:39:00.732-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T23:39:00.732-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58504535@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 23:39:00 MDT Restaurant review: Drinking, dining and dancing find a groove at Bleu Bistro http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58478637-223/menu-restaurant-bistro-bleu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58478637-223/menu-restaurant-bistro-bleu.html.csp">Restaurant review: Drinking, dining and dancing find a groove at Bleu Bistro</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Anne Wilson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T08:53:59.353-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 08:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As I watched Davina and The Vagabonds rock Bleu Bistro on a recent September night, it struck me that Salt Lake City has been missing something: a jazz club that offers drinking, dining and danceable music. Carl Weyant, owner/chef of the new Bleu Bistro, aims to fill that void with an ambitious buffet of amusements — six nights of dinner service with a fixed menu and daily specials, regular dinner shows with touring blues artists, wine pairing dinners and weekend breakfast/brunch. Whew! The ques...</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> 58478637@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:53:59 MDT Music Review: Robin Gibb shines on final album http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58470116-223/gibb-album-robin-catherine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58470116-223/gibb-album-robin-catherine.html.csp">Music Review: Robin Gibb shines on final album</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MELINDA NEWMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T08:50:01.64-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 08:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As one third of the Bee Gees, Robin Gibb had a plaintive ache in his trembling, vibrato-filled voice that helped make such Brothers Gibb hits as “Holiday” and “I Started A Joke” so memorably distinctive. On “50 St. Catherine’s Drive,” his solo posthumous 17-track set, Gibbs’ searing vocal vulnerability is made all the more poignant given that it is his final album. Named after the address of the house in which Gibb was born in 1949 on the Isle of Man, the intensely personal album was written bet...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584701162014-10-07T08:50:01.64-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T08:50:01.64-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470116@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:50:01 MDT Interview: Prince exalts in his ‘heaven’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58470097-223/prince-music-says-album.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58470097-223/prince-music-says-album.html.csp">Interview: Prince exalts in his ‘heaven’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-03T16:47:29.735-06:00">Updated Oct 3, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chanhassen, Minn. • Nightfall is fast approaching at Paisley Park. There are few lights on in the cavernous compound, and unseen doves (of course there would be doves) are cooing up a racket before twilight fades to darkness. But even their collective noise takes a back seat once Prince — sitting in the dimmest bit of light — goes to his Mac, cues up a track and hits play. A melodious instrumental track floods the room, the lush orchestration compliments of the Minnesota Orchestra, which Prince ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584700972014-10-03T16:47:29.735-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-03T16:47:29.735-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470097@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:47:29 MDT Interview: Country legend Merle Haggard: Still on the road http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58404225-223/haggard-merle-music-road.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58404225-223/haggard-merle-music-road.html.csp">Interview: Country legend Merle Haggard: Still on the road</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KRISTIN M. HALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T14:38:02.433-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 02:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Even Merle Haggard gets nervous about stepping onto a stage when the audience is filled with songwriters, record label executives and fellow artists. “Well, it’s glorious but it’s also tough because all the pressure is on you,” Haggard said after recently playing two sold-out nights at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. “You’ve got all those people out there that call you a legend and an icon and all that stuff. You kinda gotta prove it.” But judging from the cheering and ovat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584042252014-09-30T14:38:02.433-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-30T14:38:02.433-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58404225@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:38:02 MDT Review: Sergio Mendes spreads joy of Brazil’s music http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58443027-223/mendes-bossa-music-sergio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58443027-223/mendes-bossa-music-sergio.html.csp">Review: Sergio Mendes spreads joy of Brazil’s music</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHARLES J. GANS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T14:37:02.497-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 02:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sergio Mendes continues his mission of spreading the joy of Brazilian music to a global audience on new album “Magic.” That mission began nearly 50 years ago when he helped merge bossa nova with jazz and enjoyed commercial success with Brasil ‘66’s bossa nova-flavored arrangements of pop tunes. Now, at 73, Mendes doesn’t indulge in nostalgia, instead offering mostly new songs that he wrote or co-wrote, blending contemporary styles with Brazilian rhythms in sometimes unexpected collaborations wit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584430272014-09-30T14:37:02.497-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-30T14:37:02.497-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58443027@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:37:02 MDT Review: Blake Shelton the adult shines on new album http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58470110-223/shelton-blake-adult-boyish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58470110-223/shelton-blake-adult-boyish.html.csp">Review: Blake Shelton the adult shines on new album</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL McCALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T14:42:34.331-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 02:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Blake Shelton’s public persona — a mix of smart-aleck whimsy and thoughtful sensitivity — has made him country music’s most ubiquitous male star. A full-grown man with a boyish cheekiness, his easy likability has made him a consummate award-show host, a high-profile judge on “The Voice” and a constant presence in ads across print, the web and TV. He recently brought his Ten Times Crazier Tour to Usana Amphitheatre in West Valley City. His recent albums draw on both sides of this personality — bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584701102014-10-01T14:42:34.331-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T14:42:34.331-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470110@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:42:34 MDT High School Nation Tour hits Utah’s Copper Hills High http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58468563-78/arts-schools-tour-art.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58468563-78/arts-schools-tour-art.html.csp">High School Nation Tour hits Utah’s Copper Hills High</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By benjamin wood</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:30:38.156-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The High School Nation Tour stopped in West Jordan on Tuesday, treating Copper Hills High School students to an afternoon of free entertainment and $10,000 in music and art supplies for their school. The traveling festival included interactive art and music demonstrations and performances by Drake Bell, Dakota Bradley, Izzy Malik, Noelle Bean and the rock group NIKOS. High School Nation founder Jimmy Cantillon said the goal behind the tour is to keep arts education alive in public high school...</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> 58468563@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:30:38 MDT Utah teacher nominated for Grammy award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472696-78/music-grammy-chapman-award.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58472696-78/music-grammy-chapman-award.html.csp">Utah teacher nominated for Grammy award</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By benjamin wood</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T13:20:16.924-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 01:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Next year’s Grammy Awards will feature the hottest names in the music industry and, possibly, a charter school teacher from American Fork. Caleb Chapman, music academy director at Pioneer High School for the Performing Arts, is among 25 semifinalists chosen to compete for the Grammy Music Educator Award, which recognizes excellence in music education. “It’s a huge honor,” Chapman said. “It’s exciting that The Recording Academy is recognizing the efforts of educators.” Chapman and his fellow se...</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> 58472696@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:20:16 MDT Save Our Canyons co-founder was more than an advocate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58465909-78/dick-canyons-gale-save.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58465909-78/dick-canyons-gale-save.html.csp">Save Our Canyons co-founder was more than an advocate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-28T21:32:24.533-06:00">Updated Sep 28, 2014 09:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gale Dick, the co-founder of Save Our Canyons, was best known as an advocate for Utah wilderness. But on Sunday during a public memorial service, he was remembered for his multi-dimensional qualities, a man who loved music and culture, had a “wicked wit” and a legendary ability to make a friend. “My dad had this gift,” Robin Berg, Dick’s daughter, told several hundred people gathered at Libby Gardner Hall. “Everyone who met him, he made them feel like the most fascinating person on Earth.”Bill G...</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> 58465909@www.sltrib.com Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:32:24 MDT Review: Jennifer Hudson lacks personal style on 3rd album http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58442743-223/hudson-jhud-jennifer-album.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58442743-223/hudson-jhud-jennifer-album.html.csp">Review: Jennifer Hudson lacks personal style on 3rd album</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MELANIE J. SIMS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T17:29:49.713-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jennifer Hudson’s new album, “JHUD,” would fly off the shelves if every copy included a tiny stage, complete with miniature Hudson singing live. Her voice — that powerful instrument capable of toppling pillars and sending wigs into a tailspin — is what enraptured “American Idol” audiences back in 2004 and the rest of the world in 2006 with “Dreamgirls,” which won Hudson an Oscar. But three albums into Hudson’s music career, the Grammy-winning star still sounds like she’s singing other people’s ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584427432014-09-26T17:29:49.713-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-26T17:29:49.713-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58442743@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:29:49 MDT