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2012 Red Butte Garden line-up is here!

Published April 10, 2012 1:08 pm

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This year's Red Butte Garden concert series features 26 shows from Memorial Day (May 28) to Labor Day (the last show is Sept. 2) and a new way to buy tickets with partial season packages.There are four packages and each has six concerts, grouped to match loose general music genres.The packages allow Red Butte Garden members to take advantage of the early purchase period, a week before other Garden members and two weeks before the general public. The packages offer $5 discounts on each ticket that members of the general public are not offered.Here is the line-up: 1. Monday, May 28: The Shins w/ The Head and the Heart and Blind Pilot 2. Tuesday, May 29: Bon Iver w/ The Staves 3. Sunday, June 3: Sheryl Crow 4. Sunday, June 10: American Legacies: The Preservation Hall Jazz Band and The Del McCoury Band 5. Wednesday, June 13: Melissa Etheridge 6. Monday, June 25: Wilco w/ Blitzen Trapper 7. Tuesday, June 26: Jimmy Cliff 8. Monday, July 2: The B-52s and Squeeze 9. Sunday, July 15: Brandi Carlile 10. Tuesday, July 17: Josh Ritter 11. Thursday, July 19: Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers 12. Friday, July 20: Grace Potter & The Nocturnals 13. Friday, July 27: Al Green 14. Sunday, July 29: Los Lobos and Steve Earle 15. Wednesday, Aug. 8: Diana Krall 16. Friday, Aug. 10: Colbie Caillat & Gavin DeGraw 17. Sunday, Aug. 12: Michael Franti & Spearhead 18. Monday. Aug. 13: Gipsy Kings 19. Tuesday, Aug. 14: Andrew Bird w/ Amadou & Mariam 20. Friday, Aug. 17: Dead Can Dance 21. Tuesday, Aug. 21: Norah Jones 22. Thursday, Aug. 23: Crosby, Stills & Nash 23. Sunday, Aug. 26: Huey Lewis & The News 24. Tuesday, Aug. 28: Bonnie Raitt w/ special guest Mavis Staples 25. Wednesday, Aug. 29: Bonnie Raitt w/ special guest Mavis Staples 26. Sunday, Sept. 2: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue Packages go onsale April 23 at 9 a.m. Individual ticket sales go on sale to Garden members on April 30 at 9 a.m. The general public will be able to buy tickets on May 7 at 9 a.m.Packages include one general admission ticket to six concerts as outlined in each package. There are four packages, with no substitutions. Tickets and memberships (which cost $35) are available at redbuttegarden.org or by calling 801-585-0556.Once individual tickets go on sale and a show sells out, the package containing that concert will no longer be available. Package A June 3: Sheryl Crow $66 June 13: Melissa Etheridge $57 July 2: B-52s and Squeeze $47 Aug. 10: Colbie Caillat & Gavin DeGraw $40 Aug. 17: Dead Can Dance $36 Aug. 28: Bonnie Raitt $58 GARDEN MEMBER PRICE $304 Package B June 26: Jimmy Cliff $35 July 17: Josh Ritter $32 July 27: Al Green $53 Aug. 8: Diana Krall $55 Aug. 13: Gipsy Kings $55 Aug. 21: Norah Jones $65 GARDEN MEMBER PRICE $295 Package C June 10: Del McCoury and Pres Hall Jazz Band $35 July 19: Steve Martin $55 July 29: Los Lobos and Steve Earle $37 Aug. 23: Crosby, Stills and Nash $70 Aug. 26: Huey Lewis $52 Sept. 2: Trombone Shorty $30 GARDEN MEMBER PRICE $321 Package D May 29: Bon Iver $40 June 25: Wilco w/ Blitzen Trapper $46 July 15: Brandi Carlile $33 July 20: Grace Potter $35 Aug. 12: Michael Franti $43 Aug. 14: Andrew Bird $39 GARDEN MEMBER PRICE $236