Plans for tonight: An 'Idol' arrives
• New Orleans funk band Galactic featuring Corey Glover (of Living Colour) performs at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Opening act: Latyrx featuring Lyrics Born and Lateef the Truthspeaker. Show starts at 8. Tickets are $25, at Smith's Tix.
• Country fiddler and singer-songwriter Carrie Rodriguez will perform at The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Opening act: Jeff Crosby. Show starts at 8. Tickets are $12, at the venue's website.