Music on final Sundance weekend: Ke$ha, Tommy Emmanuel, Sum 41, more
Published: January 23, 2013 11:04AM
Updated: January 23, 2013 11:04AM

Shows to check out the final weekend of Sundance:

Paul Oakenfold
The perennial trance and house DJ is taking the stage in Park City to help wind down the final weekend of the Sundance Film Festival.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 10 p.m.
Where • Star Bar, 268 Main St., Park City
Tickets • $75 at starbarutah.com

George Strait
The country stalwart is making a stop in Salt Lake City as part of his “The Cowboy Rides Away” tour. Strait will be accompanied by special guest Martina McBride.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Where • EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $69.50-$89.50 at SmithsTix.com

Joshua James
The local alternative rock and folk artist is coming to Salt Lake City. Jay William Henderson is set to open.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 7 p.m.
Where • Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City
Tickets • $10 at 24Tix.com

Sum 41
The 90s alternative rockers are still at it having released an album in 2011 titled “Screaming Bloody Murder.” They will be performing in Salt Lake City with openers I Am Dynamite and Hunter Valentine.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 8 p.m.
Where • The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $21-$28 at SmithsTix.com

Wax Tailor
The French hip-hop producer is on tour supporting his latest album “Dusty Rainbow from the Dark,” which was released in September 2012.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 9 p.m.
Where • The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $12 advance, $15 day of show; at SmithsTix.com

Head for the Hills
The Colorado-based bluegrass band will perform. Salem will open.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 9 p.m.
Where • The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City
Tickets • $15 at thestateroomslc.com

Hang Time
The local band, fronted by Will Sartain, is celebrating the release of its debut album.
When • Friday, Jan. 25 at 9 p.m.
Where • The Urban Lounge, 241 S. 500 East, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $5 at 24Tix.com

Ke$ha
The latter part of 2012 was a busy time for Ke$ha. She released a memoir (“My Crazy Beautiful Life”) and a new album called, “Warrior.”
When • Saturday, Jan. 26 at 8 p.m.
Where • Park City Live, 427 Main St., Park City
Tickets • $75 at SmithsTix.com

Tommy Emmanuel
Two-time Grammy nominated guitarist Tommy Emmanuel will perform Saturday night.
When • Saturday, Jan. 26 at 8 p.m.
Where • Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. President’s Circle, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $15 at KingTix.com

— David Buger & Billy Yang