Music - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/Music News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College’s ‘Music in Our Parks’ program on road to Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57862406-223/music-parks-national-concerts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57862406-223/music-parks-national-concerts.html.csp">College’s ‘Music in Our Parks’ program on road to Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brett Prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T21:33:18.088-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 09:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An ensemble of university students from Michigan is taking the ultimate road trip this spring. Visitors to the national parks of the Southwest will thank their ears for running into them. The Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble will travel more than 4,000 miles in 10 days visiting parks in Utah, Colorado and Arizona to play 14 free shows. Music during the performances was composed by commissioned artists as part of the program’s “Music in Our Parks” project and is based on the lands...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57862406@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:33:18 MDT Restless Heart brings three decades of songs to Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828913-223/heart-restless-music-jennings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828913-223/heart-restless-music-jennings.html.csp">Restless Heart brings three decades of songs to Park City</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="2014-04-24T09:33:02.664-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 09:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Country group Restless Heart has entertained music fans around the world for 30 years. Known for its hits “(Back to the) Heartbreak Kid,” “Til I Loved You,” “This Rock Won’t Roll,” “I’ll Still Be Loving You,” “Wheels” and “Why Does It Have to Be (Wrong or Right),” Restless Heart was one of the first country bands that blended pop and rock sensibilities in the 1980s. The band — lead guitarist Greg Jennings, vocalist/guitarist Larry Stewart, bassist Paul Gregg, keyboardist Dave Innis and drummer ...</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> 57828913@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:33:02 MDT Country Music Museum grows to match genre http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828968-223/museum-hall-music-space.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828968-223/museum-hall-music-space.html.csp">Country Music Museum grows to match genre</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="2014-04-23T11:32:02.32-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 11:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is no longer bursting at the seams, thanks to a $100 million expansion that has more than doubled its space and allowed it to add more interactive and contemporary exhibits. The museum on Tuesday unveiled the final part of the expansion, two new exhibit galleries and a behind-the-scenes gallery of ongoing archival projects, which will likely draw more fans of contemporary country music. “We’ve been lucky at collecting, but the archives...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578289682014-04-23T11:32:02.32-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T11:32:02.32-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828968@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:32:02 MDT Narcissism (smile!), set to a thumping beat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828967-223/selfie-chainsmokers-dance-crowd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828967-223/selfie-chainsmokers-dance-crowd.html.csp">Narcissism (smile!), set to a thumping beat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JON CARAMANICA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T11:36:02.417-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 11:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Perhaps every social trend gets the anthem it deserves, but the selfie generation deserves something a little more imaginative and nurturing than “.Selfie,” by the New York dance music duo the Chainsmokers. Selfies are about narcissism, sure, but also about self-definition and the positive embrace of technology on a micro scale. They’re a nuisance, but also a creative outlet — a phenomenon both repellent and attractive. Put differently, they’re complicated. But “.Selfie” (Dim Mak/Repu...</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> 57828967@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:36:02 MDT The lyrics might be cryptic, but the appeal of Chvrches is clear http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57807767-223/band-lot-lyrics-music.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57807767-223/band-lot-lyrics-music.html.csp">The lyrics might be cryptic, but the appeal of Chvrches is clear</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Burger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T10:51:25.849-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In 2013, the creepiest, yet catchiest song about incest, “The Mother We Share,” was created by the Scottish electronic-rock trio Chvrches. For the record, the song is not about familial intimacy, said Iain Cook of the synthpop-inspired band. “A lot of people think, for obvious reasons, that the song is about a relationship between two siblings,” he said. “While we are happy for people to take their own meaning from our lyrics, this wasn’t necessarily the perspective we intended. A lot of our ly...</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> 57807767@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:51:25 MDT Musicals will bookend Pioneer Theatre’s new season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57827315-223/season-company-pioneer-theatre.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57827315-223/season-company-pioneer-theatre.html.csp">Musicals will bookend Pioneer Theatre’s new season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T15:00:46.773-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 03:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In its new season, Pioneer Theatre Company will produce a world premiere of “Alabama Story” and a Utah premiere of the farcical swinging 1960s London comedy “One Man, Two Guvnors,” plus launch a new concert series with the cult favorite “The Rocky Horror Show.” The company will bookend its season with a pair of musicals: the sweet-and-sassy story of quirky competitors in “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” and the beloved story of musical con man Harold Hill, who falls in love with Mari...</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> 57827315@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:00:46 MDT Life — and new album — is a beach for Switchfoot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57836295-223/album-band-film-music.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57836295-223/album-band-film-music.html.csp">Life — and new album — is a beach for Switchfoot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Burger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-21T11:06:09.809-06:00">Updated Apr 21, 2014 11:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As the band Switchfoot often does, it took to the waves to surf and ruminate about its ninth album. Once in the ocean, the San Diego-based rock group decided to stay. The band’s ninth album, “Fading West,” is a companion piece to its recent rock documentary of the same name. It was inspired by the undertow and ebb and flow of the sea, which, members say, is as integral to the band as guitars and drums. “Our connection began in the water,” said drummer Chad Butler. “We became friends at the beac...</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> 57836295@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:06:09 MDT Books: Paul Stanley on his love for another mask http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57846178-223/stanley-kiss-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57846178-223/stanley-kiss-config-data.html.csp">Books: Paul Stanley on his love for another mask</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By John Carucci</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T16:17:11.784-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 04:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">KISS frontman Paul Stanley feels a strong connection to the title character of “The Phantom of the Opera,” and not just because he’s spent nearly 40 years onstage with his face covered in paint. “Here’s somebody who has a disfigurement that they’re covering and they’re trying to reach out to a woman and, as much as they want to do it, they don’t know how. Well, that pretty much summed up my life, you know. Only I wasn’t living in a dungeon under an opera house,” Stanley said. That’s because the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578461782014-04-24T16:17:11.784-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-24T16:17:11.784-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57846178@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:17:11 MDT Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57843049-68/sharp-cancer-music-wish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57843049-68/sharp-cancer-music-wish.html.csp">Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-20T18:56:02.739-06:00">Updated Apr 20, 2014 06:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fair Oaks, Calif. • Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. He was 43. His sister Mary Huston said Sharp died at his mother’s Fair Oaks, Calif., home, at 10:49 p.m. Saturday of complications from past stomach surgeries and digestive issues. “He had a strong heart, that’s what kept him alive, (but) I’m so happy for him, that there’s no more suffering,” Huston said through tears and exhaustion. She h...</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> 57843049@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:56:02 MDT Music notes: Beethoven at the U., Gabriel on the big screen, Messiaen at the symphony http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57826462-223/lake-salt-tickets-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57826462-223/lake-salt-tickets-utah.html.csp">Music notes: Beethoven at the U., Gabriel on the big screen, Messiaen at the symphony</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T20:21:36.239-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 08:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vedrana Subotic: Beethoven’s Sonatas Pianist Vedrana Subotic plays the second installment in her Beethoven sonata project, performing the composer’s three final piano sonatas. (The series will conclude April 28 as three Utah Symphony musicians — violinist Lun Jiang, hornist Steve Proser and cellist Pegsoon Whang — join Subotic to perform Beethoven sonatas for their respective instruments.) Visit music.utah.edu for information. When • Sunday, April 20, 7 p.m. Where • Libby Gardner Concert H...</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> 57826462@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:21:36 MDT Ailing Malcolm Young taking break from AC/DC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57829250-223/band-malcolm-australian-gable.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57829250-223/band-malcolm-australian-gable.html.csp">Ailing Malcolm Young taking break from AC/DC</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T19:28:02.984-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 07:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Malcolm Young is taking a break from AC/DC to focus on his health, the band said. The announcement saying the 61-year-old guitarist is in “ill health” was posted on the band’s Facebook. No details were provided. “Malcolm would like to thank the group’s die-hard legions of fans worldwide for their never-ending love and support,” the statement said. AC/DC includes vocalist Brian Johnson, drummer Phil Rudd, bassist Cliff Williams and guitarist Angus Young, Malcolm Young’s brother. The Ro...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578292502014-04-16T19:28:02.984-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T19:28:02.984-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57829250@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:28:02 MDT Hundreds of new vinyl releases for Record Store Day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57824034-223/records-com-record-www.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57824034-223/records-com-record-www.html.csp">Hundreds of new vinyl releases for Record Store Day</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Self Newlin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T14:43:07.319-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 02:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Saturday, April 19, is Record Store Day, meaning that every vinylphile in the state should be rushing to a local record shop to grab some great music. There are more than 400 releases and re-releases this year, from the new Pixies album, “Indie City” — the band’s first release since the early ’90s — to, for some strange reason, a Skrillex cassette tape. Not every store carries every release, so contact your favorite record shop to find out what is available. Stores participating in the Salt La...</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> 57824034@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:43:07 MDT Utah Symphony violinist Kathryn Eberle shines in the solo spotlight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57808555-223/eberle-symphony-utah-kathryn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57808555-223/eberle-symphony-utah-kathryn.html.csp">Utah Symphony violinist Kathryn Eberle shines in the solo spotlight</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="2014-04-13T20:53:22.091-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 08:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s always a treat when the Utah Symphony honors one of its own with a solo appearance. Associate concertmaster Kathryn Eberle, already one of the orchestra’s more popular players in her third season at Abravanel Hall, gets to show off her star quality this weekend in Leonard Bernstein’s “Serenade After Plato’s ‘Symposium.’ ” Eberle is a highly charismatic performer. In Friday’s concert, she married unimpeachable technical skill with a persuasive and perceptive voice. The Bernstein “Serenade” i...</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> 57808555@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:53:22 MDT Utah Symphony: On the run with Scottish percussionist Colin Currie http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57801993-223/currie-music-utah-carter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57801993-223/currie-music-utah-carter.html.csp">Utah Symphony: On the run with Scottish percussionist Colin Currie</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="2014-04-14T11:30:14.412-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Scottish percussionist Colin Currie returns to Abravanel Hall this week, performing two works by Elliott Carter. Currie had been scheduled to premiere a concerto by Andrew Norman, but the composer’s music publisher explained that the work is not ready for performance. “[Norman] believes that artistic excellence must take precedence over timeliness in the creative process,” said Norman Ryan, vice president of Schott Music, in a news release. The premiere has been rescheduled for the fall of 2015....</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> 57801993@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:30:14 MDT Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57807028-223/band-hall-rock-gabriel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57807028-223/band-hall-rock-gabriel.html.csp">Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall</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="2014-04-11T11:26:35.589-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 11:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Kiss made up, but its music went unheard. Nirvana used four women rockers to sing Kurt Cobain’s songs. And Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band — predictably — turned its honor into a marathon. The three acts were ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday in a colorful induction ceremony at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. They were joined by the blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, British rocker Peter Gabriel, 1970s folkie Cat Stevens and the absent Linda Ronstadt. Nirvana was the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578070282014-04-11T11:26:35.589-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T11:26:35.589-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57807028@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:26:35 MDT Music notes: The concert of the century http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764810-223/tickets-utah-music-concert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764810-223/tickets-utah-music-concert.html.csp">Music notes: The concert of the century</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T09:08:21.974-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 09:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Utah celebrates A Century of Piano at the U. with a gala retrospective concert. Current and former faculty and students will perform solo and in ensembles in a wide variety of repertoire. Featured performers include Ubeeng Kueq, a senior piano performance student who won the 2009 Utah Music Teachers Association concerto competition and is a former Utah Symphony Salute to Youth soloist; U. graduates Josh Wright, whose 2011 album topped the Bilboard Classical Traditional chart, a...</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> 57764810@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:08:21 MDT Unreleased music by Michael Jackson coming from his estate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764896-223/jackson-album-music-estate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764896-223/jackson-album-music-estate.html.csp">Unreleased music by Michael Jackson coming from his estate</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T09:06:01.985-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 09:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A new posthumous album of previously unreleased Michael Jackson music comes out May 13. Epic Records and the late pop singer’s estate will release “Xscape,” an album of eight new tracks that have been updated musically by producers including Timbaland, Rodney Jerkins, Stargate, Jerome “Jroc” Harmon and John McClain. Executive producer L.A. Reid refers to the work as “contemporizing” in a recent news release. A deluxe version will include the original recordings. Few details were shared Monday, b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577648962014-04-07T09:06:01.985-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T09:06:01.985-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57764896@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:06:01 MDT Gallery: The 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57782840-223/music-award-awards-won.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57782840-223/music-award-awards-won.html.csp">Gallery: The 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRIS TALBOTT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Music Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T08:52:47.666-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">George Strait won the top honor, entertainer of the year, at the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night in Las Vegas. He took the fan-voted award for the second time — 25 years after he first won it in 1989. The win comes five months after the 61-year-old singer won the same award at the rival Country Music Association Awards, an industry-voted show. Strait is a few months from finishing his final tour in June, spurring a round of nostalgia that’s come with a handful of trophies. Fans s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577828402014-04-07T08:52:47.666-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T08:52:47.666-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57782840@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:52:47 MDT Sean P. Means: Nirvana’s music still has impact, 20 years later http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57766881-223/cobain-config-data-nirvana.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57766881-223/cobain-config-data-nirvana.html.csp">Sean P. Means: Nirvana’s music still has impact, 20 years later</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="2014-04-06T15:19:59.821-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On a Saturday night in 1992, when I was working the night copy desk here at the Tribune, I got chatting about music with a police reporter. To say this reporter’s taste in music was behind the curve would be understating the case. His favorites were rooted back in the ’70s — acts like The Eagles and Jackson Browne. I pulled a cassette out of my backpack and loaned it to him. “Welcome to the Nineties,” I said. The cassette was Nirvana’s “Nevermind.” Saturday marks 20 years since Kurt Cobain, Nir...</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> 57766881@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 15:19:59 MDT Out and about: Christina Perri, Young the Giant, Betty Who, Particle and much more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764804-223/tickets-lake-salt-iframe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764804-223/tickets-lake-salt-iframe.html.csp">Out and about: Christina Perri, Young the Giant, Betty Who, Particle and much more</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T16:47:44.104-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Christina Perri Show of the week • Singer-songwriter Christina Perri’s rise to stardom has been fast, and fueled by exposure in all the right places. Her first single, “Jar of Hearts,” got a lot of play when it was used on “So You Think You Can Dance” in 2010. And her biggest single, “A Thousand Years,” was used as the love theme in “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1” — selling millions of copies and becoming the wedding music for way too many Bella/Edward obsessives. Her new album, “H...</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> 57764804@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:47:44 MDT