Music this Labor Day weekend in Utah
Published: August 30, 2012 02:52PM
Updated: August 30, 2012 02:56PM
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Rosanne Cash
Country rock legend Rosanne Cash possesses a gift for artfully blurring the genres of country, rock, roots and pop; her appeal reaches a variety of music fans with a signature sound all her own.
When • Friday, Aug. 31, at 7:30 p.m.
Where • Ed Kenley Centennial Amphitheater, 405 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton
Tickets • $26 at davisarts.com

Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers
By any standard, three-time Grammy Award winner Bruce Hornsby has built one of the most diverse careers in contemporary music. That’s just the way it is.
When • Friday, Aug. 31, at 8 p.m.
Where • Sandy Amphitheater, 9400 S. 1300 East, Sandy
Tickets • $25 at SmithsTix

Sugarland
Sugarland’s “In Your Hands” Tour 2012 will feature guests Lauren Alaina and Canaan Smith.
When • Saturday, Sept. 1, at 7 p.m.
Where • USANA Amphitheatre, 5150 S. 6055 West, West Valley City
Tickets • $30-$61 at SmithsTix

Stolen Babies
Self-described “prog-pop-cabaret-thrashquirky-goth-rock” group Stolen Babies perform.
When • Sunday, Sept. 2, at 8 p.m.
Where • Metro Bar, 540 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $12 at SmithsTix

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
Growing up in New Orleans, Trombone Shorty was participating in brass band parades as a child, carrying his trombone even before his arms were long enough to reach all the positions on the slide. 2010 was a breakout year for him, with the release of his major label debut “Backatown,” which hit Billboard magazine’s Contemporary Jazz chart at No. 1 and stayed there for nine consecutive weeks. Stone Foxes open.
When • Sunday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m.
Where • Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $30 for Garden members, $35 for others, at redbuttegarden.org

Air Supply
Still inspiring waves of romantic frenzy across the globe three decades after their debut hit single “Lost in Love,” Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock of Air Supply have been caught in a joyful musical whirlwind these past few years, keeping a diverse international schedule.
When • Monday, Sept. 3, at 7:30 p.m.
Where • Ed Kenley Centennial Amphitheater, 405 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton
Tickets • $29 at davisarts.com

Starship
Classic-rock group Starship makes a landing at the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre and will bring a sound that takes its roots from rock royalty of the 1970s and the singability of its iconic hits from the 1980s.
When • Monday, Sept. 3, at 8 p.m.
Where • SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre, 699 S. State St., Orem
Tickets • $12-$20 at www.scera.org