Twilight Concert Series 2018: King Princess 09.13 w/ Flora Cash, EIXO

Twilight Concert Series 2018: King Princess 09.13 w/ Flora Cash,...
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Sept. 13 was the last of 2018’s Salt Lake Twilight Concert Series. The last installment boasted a double bill, featuring husband-and-wife duo Flora Cash and New York singer-songwriter King Princess. … read more

Japanese Breakfast @ Kilby Court 09.22 w/ Ought

Japanese Breakfast @ Kilby Court 09.22 w/ Ought
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Japanese Breakfast’s shimmery performance was enough to make everyone in the sold-out crowd forget the emotionally melancholy subject matter of the songs they were performing. If Zauner’s sixth Salt Lake performance was any indicator—it’s no doubt that her seventh will be on a much bigger stage. … read more

Amen Dunes @ Urban Lounge 08.17 with Okay Kaya

Amen Dunes @ Urban Lounge 08.17 with Okay Kaya
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The most striking aspect of the set, though, was its simplicity. Guitar, bass, drums, some piano or synth—depending on the track—performed totally live (no tracks, no loops) under a monochromatic wash of light. It’s not a new approach to live performance, but it was genuine and it was, most certainly, refreshing. … read more

Beach House @ The Depot 08.14 with Sound of Ceres

Beach House @ The Depot 08.14 with Sound of Ceres
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The night was a sonic retreat. It was like being slowly wrapped in a warm blanket of organ sounds and droning guitars and elaborate soundscapes and then lulled to sleep by a formless beam of light with an airy, angelic voice. … read more

Now, Now @ Kilby Court 08.03 with WENS

Now, Now @ Kilby Court 08.03 with WENS
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Now, Now’s performance on Friday, August 3 had a little bit of everything: angsty, emo-pop lyrics, electronic dance beats, loud, distorted guitars, yelling, crying and laughing. It was, in every sense of the phrase, a rollercoaster of emotion for everyone—all with a tangible layer of altruism. … read more

Brad Collins Benefit Show @ Super Top Secret 09.21

Brad Collins Benefit Show @ Super Top Secret 09.21
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Since Brad Collins has done so much for his scene, the community decided that it was time to come together and give back to the “godfather of SLC punk.” The benefit show for Collins took place at Super Top Secret on Sept. 21, and it lit up Edison Street with punk rock fun.

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