Arts & Living

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Post Malone performs at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City during his Twelve Carat Tour, Nov. 1, 2022.

Post Malone wears Karl Malone’s jersey, with ‘The Mailman’ in the audience

By Palak Jayswal | November 2, 2022, 5:46 p.m.

(Evan Agostini | Invision/AP) Taylor Swift, seen here Sept. 9, 2022, at the Toronto International Film Festival, released her latest album, "Midnights," late Thursday night, Oct. 20, 2022. Utah Gov. Spencer Cox and his daughter, Emma Kate, were among those staying up to download the album on its release.

Why Utah Gov. Spencer Cox stayed up late for Taylor Swift

By Palak Jayswal | October 21, 2022, 5:32 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Dan Reynolds sings for Imagine Dragons, at Rice-Eccles Stadium, on Friday, Aug. 5, 2022.

Review: Imagine Dragons kick off world tour, telling Utah fans ‘you are the reason we are a band’

By Palak Jayswal | August 6, 2022, 1:45 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) Tim McGraw performs at Stadium of Fire in Provo on Saturday, July 2, 2022.

Stadium of Fire celebrates Fourth of July with a bang

By Palak Jayswal | July 3, 2022, 6:50 p.m.

(Chris Pizzello  |  Associated Press file photo) Iconic singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, seen here in 2012, is scheduled to perform at Salt Lake City's Eccles Theater on Thursday, June 30, 2022. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 20, 2022.

Here’s where Bob Dylan will be performing in Utah

By Palak Jayswal | May 19, 2022, 6:42 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jökull Júlíusson, lead singer of the Icelandic blues-rock band Kaleo, sings during the opening show of Red Butte Garden's Outdoor Summer Concert Series, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

Review: Kaleo opens Red Butte Garden’s season with soaring vocals

By Palak Jayswal | May 19, 2022, 12:55 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) David Archuleta performs at the LoveLoud Festival at Vivint Arena, on Saturday, May 14, 2022.

LDS singer David Archuleta tells LGBTQ youths at LoveLoud Festival: ‘It’s a beautiful thing to be queer’

By Palak Jayswal | May 15, 2022, 7:03 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Arts festival revelers dance to the sounds of Super Bubble, at the Salt Lake Arts Festival, on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021. For this year's festival, there will be nine national headliners, ranging from jazz to pop to country.

These are the musical acts headlining this year’s Utah Arts Festival

By Palak Jayswal | May 7, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Blake Peterson | Park City Song Summit) Ben Anderson, center, founder of Park City Song Summit, chats with Julia Stout, left, the summit's director of event operation), and Julia Rametta, director of business operations.

Stars of rock, country, blues and punk will play and talk at ‘anti-festival’ Park City Song Summit

By Palak Jayswal | April 20, 2022, 4:04 p.m.

(The National Parks) Utah folk-pop band The National Parks will stage the second annual Superbloom Music Festival on Sept. 10, 2022, at Sand Hollow Resort in Hurricane.

Utah-based The National Parks announce lineup for second Superbloom festival

By Palak Jayswal | April 13, 2022, 9:45 p.m.

(Isaac Hale | Special to The Tribune) Garth Brooks performs with his band during a stop on their stadium tour held at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, July 17, 2021. Brooks is set to return to Rice-Eccles on June 18, 2022.

Garth Brooks is coming back to Rice-Eccles Stadium — for the last time

By Palak Jayswal | April 13, 2022, 5:39 p.m.

(Isaac Hale | Special to The Tribune) Olivia Rodrigo performs as part of her “Sour” tour stop at the UCCU Center in Orem on Saturday, April 9, 2022.

Review: Olivia Rodrigo brings ‘Sour’ tour to Utah, says ‘it feels like coming home’

By Palak Jayswal | April 10, 2022, 5:50 p.m.

(Jess Wasson | La Blogothèque & Lucky Brand) Musicians Sam Bean, left, aka Iron & Wine, and Andrew Bird will be going on tour this summer and making a stop at Salt Lake City's Red Butte Garden, along with Allison Russell.

Red Butte Garden adds another show in outdoor concert series

By Palak Jayswal | March 22, 2022, 4:43 p.m.

(Glassnote Records) Scottish synth-pop band CHVRCHES is scheduled to perform at Ogden Amphitheater in Ogden on Sept. 22, 2022, as part of the 2022 Ogden Twilight Concert Series.

The 2022 Ogden Twilight lineup is here, and it’s star-studded

By Palak Jayswal | March 18, 2022, 6:15 p.m.

(Dan Winters | Elektra Records) JJ, lead vocalist and guitarist for the Icelandic alt-rock band Kaleo, which is scheduled to headline the first concert of Red Butte Garden's 2022 Outdoor Concert Series, on Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Here are the first two bands performing in Red Butte Garden’s summer concert series

By Palak Jayswal | March 8, 2022, 5:15 p.m.

(Capitol Records) Indie-folk band The Decemberists are scheduled to perform at Salt Lake City's Gallivan Center on August 11, 2022, as part of the Twilight Concert Series. The Decemberists will headline the Twilight Concert show on August 11, 2022.

Here are the musical acts set to perform in Salt Lake City’s 2022 Twilight Concert Series

By Palak Jayswal | March 7, 2022, 6:28 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) Hollee and Spencer Colby at Provo's Vintage Groove on Friday, Jan. 28, 2022.

A Utah record store owner says vinyl sales are a ‘feeding frenzy.’ Here’s why.

By Palak Jayswal | February 8, 2022, 3:07 p.m.

(Palak Jayswal | The Salt Lake Tribune) Parker Yates, left, owner of the record store Peasantries + Pleasantries, and Mandy Madsen, owner of Mad Dough at the grand opening of the new location on Feb. 2, 2022.

Doughnuts, records and love combine at a new Salt Lake City business

By Palak Jayswal | February 7, 2022, 2:00 p.m.

(Isaac Hale | Special to The Tribune) Fans watch as Garth Brooks performs with his band during a stop on their stadium tour held at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, July 17, 2021. Theater companies and musical ensembles looking to resume live performances are coming up with creative ways to make sure the show goes on safely, particularly in states that ban venues from imposing vaccine or mask requirements.

Live performers find rules in red states like Utah a tough act to follow

By Bruce Alpert | Kaiser Health News | November 16, 2021, 4:44 p.m.

(Ricardo Nagaoka | The New York Times) Brandi Carlile at her home in Maple Valley, Wash. on March 17, 2021.The singer and songwriter’s seventh album, “In These Silent Days,” realizes and polishes her ambitions.

Brandi Carlile, larger than life and achingly human

By Jon Pareles | The New York Times | October 10, 2021, 12:00 p.m.