Although May is half-over, there are still plenty of top-tier musical acts rolling through town the rest of the month, and not just at the Living Traditions Festival this coming weekend.
I realize that some people might not consider Limp Bizkit to be top-tier. To each their own.
Over the next few days, I will be publishing lists of good shows in each of the summer months, all the way through September.
May 17 • Fictionist with The Technicolors and Holy Water Buffalo, The State Room, $10.
May 19 • Limp Bizkit, The Complex, $30
May 20 • Imagine Dragons, UCCU Center. Sold out
May 20 • Yo La Tengo, The State Room, $25.
May 21 • Vampire Weekend with HAIM, Red Butte Garden. Sold out.
May 22 • Insane Clown Posse, The Complex, $26-$30.
May 23 • Kendrick Lamar, Saltair, $37.50-$40.
May 23 • Lamb of God, In The Venue, $25-$28.
May 24-25 • Jefferson Starship, Park City’s Egyptian Theatre, $35-$60.
May 27 • All-4-One, SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre, $15-$35.
May 29 • The Postal Service, Saltair, $35-$40.
May 29 • Juicy J with A$AP Ferg, Urban Lounge, $25.
May 30 • Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Red Butte Garden. Sold out.
May 30-June 2 • Utah Pride Festival with Alex Newell, Ivy Winters, Pandora Boxx,Thelma Houston, Washington Square, $8-40.
May 31-June 2 • Ogden Music Festival with Tim O’Brien, Boxcars, Kate MacLeod, Fort Buenaventura, single day $27, three-day festival pass $52.