• Post-hardcore band A Skylit Drive headlines tonight at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: For All Those Sleeping, Wolves at the Gate, Pvris. Show starts at 5. Tickets are $15, at Smith’s Tix.
• Utah Opera will perform Richard Strauss’ Biblical opera "Salome," tonight and Sunday at Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. In German, with English supratitles. Showtimes are tonight at 7:30, and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets available at ArtTix.
• Psychedelic/soul band King Khan & The Shrines performs tonight at The Urban Lounge, 241 S. 500 East, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Hell Shovel, Breakers. Show starts at 9. Tickets are $15, at 24Tix.
• Folk-punk musician Austin Lucas performs Saturday at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening act: Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires. Show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10, at 24Tix.
• Swedish black-metal band Watain performs Saturday at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: In Solitude, Tribulation. Show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $18 in advance, $20 on the day of the show, at Smith’s Tix.
• Stand-up comedian Gabriel Iglesias performs Saturday at Maverik Center, 3200 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City. Show starts at 7:30. Tickets, from $32 to $57, are available at TicketMaster.
• Folk-rock icon Ani DiFranco performs at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Opening act: Toshi Reagon. Show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $33 in advance, $35 on the day of the show, at Smith’s Tix.
• German/Swiss indie-pop band Boy performs at The Urban Lounge, 241 S. 500 East, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Jeremy Messersmith, Swiss Embassy. Show starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $15, at Smith’s Tix and 24Tix.
|1.||Western lawmakers gather in Utah to talk federal land takeover|
|2.||Free entry this weekend in national parks|
|3.||Salt Lake Comic Con FanX: In ‘cosplay,’ everybody can be anybody|
|4.||Autopsies of 7 dead Utah babies done, reports still weeks away|
|5.||Utah same-sex marriage opponents hope case not undone by technicality|
|6.||Neon Trees’ Tyler Glenn proud to be gay and Mormon|
|7.||Utah Jazz: Corbin knew rebuild decision would impact future|
|8.||Expect street closures in downtown Salt Lake City for marathon|
|9.||Partying daughter has mom concerned|
|10.||Northern Utah toddler accidently shot with rifle|