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638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
800.501.2885 thestateroom.com

January 2019

$20

Magic City Hippies

January 19 @ 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Magic City Hippies began as a one-man band playing for the co-ed party scene on the streets of Miami — serenading the 20-somethings with a mix of old- school hip-hop covers and breezy pop originals.

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$17

New Breed Brass Band

January 25 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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New Breed Brass Band lives and breathes the culture of New Orleans, infusing funk, rock, jazz, and hip-hop into a custom-made enhancement of second-line brass band tradition.

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$13

Warbly Jets

January 26 @ 9:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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This time last year, American rock trio Warbly Jets were gearing up to release their debut LP—a demanding and ambitious labor of love born from thousands of red-eyed hours in the studio and thousands of miles on the road.

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$25

MarchFourth

January 27 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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MarchFourth is a joy-inducing force of entertainment. The colorful explosion of brassy funk, rock, and jazz is all about the groove. This larger-than-life group of musicians and acrobats tours the country year-round, bringing a spirit of celebration wherever they go. MarchFourth is, in a word, FUN!

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$30

John McEuen & The String Wizards

January 31 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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John McEuen brings with him 50+ years of worldwide performing with his banjo, fiddle, guitar, and mandolin. Often referred to as ‘the String Wizard’, he weaves stories of his travels and family life (he has raised 7 kids), taking us through where his musical path has taken him.

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February 2019

$50

Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

February 1 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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With legends like George Jones, Johnny Cash and Merle Haggard all passed on, country music purists often echo the question Jones himself asked: “Who’s going to fill their shoes?” The answer, in part, is Marty Stuart.

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$40

Brett Dennen

February 2 @ 9:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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For the past ten years, Brett Dennen – with his poet’s perspective, off-kilter vocals, insane sense of humor, and limitless musical freedom – has turned dancing like no one’s watching into a lifestyle. As a songwriter, performer, watercolor artist, and environmental conservationist and outdoorsman, the shows he performs and the events he hosts generate more than good vibes. His impact has been to gather like-minded music fans to consistently try to make the world a better place.

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$12

Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers

February 6 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers will make a sprightly young groove doctor out of anyone. With spectacular energy pulsating from every member of the band, the Rainbow Seekers could illuminate the very chambers of Heaven. Lead singer Joe Hertler splashes through lyrical puddles of golden rain, leaving his audience wearing flowery headdresses and bubbling smiles. A ride on the Rainbow will take you across the mountains of Motown, through the fjords of folk, over the archipelagos of Americana, and—at…

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$22

The Mother Hips

February 8 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Twenty-five years into a celebrated career is an unlikely time to switch things up, but the “divinely inspired” (Rolling Stone) Mother Hips have never been ones to follow convention. For their brilliant and exhilarating tenth album, ‘Chorus,’ the California stalwarts turned their recording process on its head in order to make their most fully realized and essential collection yet.

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$30

Nels Cline 4

February 11 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Of all the rich and varied projects guitarist Nels Cline has pursued since his emergence as a leader in the late 1980s, his two-guitar duo with JULIAN LAGE, documented on the 2014 album Room, ranks among the most special. “When Julian and I started playing together it kicked my ass hard,” Cline told JazzTimes around the time of Room’s release. “At the same time it inspired me and refreshed my soul.” Lage, for his part, declared he had “found his people”…

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$30

Groundation

February 13 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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First formed in 1998 GROUNDATION returns in 2018 after a 3 year hiatus; debuting accomplished new members, brand new music and that true to form improvisational Reggae/Jazz experience. A unique sound fans have enjoyed for two decades on the biggest stages all over the world.

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$30

Amy Ray Band

February 25 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Still thriving as one half of GRAMMY-winning folk duo Indigo Girls, Ray has also produced a vital body of solo work over five studio albums and three live records (beginning with 2001’s Stag) that explores more deeply her roots in punk and classic country music.

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March 2019

$18

Kitchen Dwellers

March 1 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Bozeman, MT-based bluegrass quartet Kitchen Dwellers are riding the wave of their sophomore release, Ghost in the Bottle, an album produced by Leftover Salmon’s Andy Thorn.

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$32

North Mississippi Allstars

March 5 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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North Mississippi Allstars are back with PRAYER FOR PEACE and couldn't we all use one of those right about now? Founded in 1996 by brothers Luther (guitar and vocals) and Cody Dickinson (drums, piano, synth bass, programming and vocals), the now venerable band are entering their third decade with perhaps the most vital album of their career. Recorded in studios across America during North Mississippi Allstars' 2016 tour, PRAYER FOR PEACE sees the Dickinsons weaving their bred-to-the-bone musical sensibility with…

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$23

Black Uhuru

March 6 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Derrick “Duckie” Simpson the “Gong Gong Gullie” is the founder and leader for reggae’s BLACK UHURU. Although going through numerous lead singers and musicians they have remained to be one of the most recognized and prolific reggae band for over 50 years.

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$22

Max Frost

March 7 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Last year, Max Frost had a creative awakening. Since becoming a professional musician and scoring genre-mashing hits including “White Lies” and “Adderall,” the forward-thinking pop maestro felt he hadn’t shown his true colors. “I realized I needed to completely change what I was doing and what I was trying to create into something a little bolder, a little bit more honest and less controlled,” he says.

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$27

Mike Doughty

March 13 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Mike Doughty, the singer, songwriter, producer, author and founder of seminal 90’s band Soul Coughing will be playing their debut LP Ruby Vroom in full across the U.S. in 2019.

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$16

Adia Victoria

March 14 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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At a recent performance, the host made the mistake of introducing Adia Victoria as an Americana artist. Victoria leaned into the microphone with a correction, "Adia Victoria does not sing Americana, Adia Victoria sings the blues." From there, the artist let her guitar and powerful lyrics speak for her. After a self-released single that drew the attention of Rolling Stone and others, Victoria continued to dazzle and confound with her first studio album, Beyond the Bloodhounds. The album takes its…

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$20

Head for the Hills

March 15 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Head for the Hills prides itself on defying expectation, turning neophytes into converts and genre purists exploratory listeners. Remaining true to the roots of bluegrass while simultaneously looking to its future prospects, the band makes music that reaches into jazz, indie rock, hip hop, soul, world and folk to stitch together cutting edge songs that bridge the divide between past and future acoustic music.

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$20

Bronze Radio Return

March 20 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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For nearly a decade, Hartford, Connecticut’s Bronze Radio Return has traveled the world, urging their listeners to dance and sing along. Their rousing, anthemic sound creates an undeniable upbeat atmosphere that’s one part dance party and another part roots-rock. If their name doesn’t ring a bell, odds are you know one of their acclaimed singles, leaving them affectionately dubbed “the band you’ve probably heard, but haven’t heard of.”

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$25

Walter Trout

March 21 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Walter Trout is the beating heart of the modern blues rock scene. Respected by the old guard. Revered by the young guns. Adored by the fans who shake his hand after the show each night. After five decades in the game, Trout is a talismanic figure and the glue that bonds the blues community together, at a time when the wider world has never been so divided. He’s also the only artist with the vision, talent and star-studded address book…

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$25

Cass McCombs

March 23 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Cass McCombs is a transient storyteller interested in words, music and dreams. His ninth full-length album, Tip of the Sphere, is due February 8, 2019 on ANTI- Records. In conjunction with today’s album announcement, McCombs shares the album’s lead single, “Sleeping Volcanoes,” and announces a North American tour.

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$20

The Lil Smokies

March 30 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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When people see The Lil Smokies setting up their acoustic instruments, they’re often unprepared for the electric energy they generate. The band captures that same dynamic presence on their most recent album, Changing Shades, delivering their exceptional songwriting and bluegrass roots with the punch of a rock band.

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April 2019

$13

JS Ondara

April 3 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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J.S. Ondara offers a unique take on the American dream on Tales of America, his debut album. Ondara grew up in Nairobi, Kenya, listening to American alt- rock and making up his own songs for as long as he can remember. After discovering the music of Bob Dylan, he moved to Minneapolis in 2013 to pursue a career in music. There he began making his way in the local music scene, continually writing songs about what he saw, felt and…

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$20

Durand Jones & The Indications

April 4 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Think of the USA’s great soul music cities and Bloomington, Indiana may not spring straight to mind. Yet this thriving Midwestern college town has a rich history with the music. It saw America’s first collegiate pop ensemble, the Indiana University Soul Revue, founded back in 1971 – and now claims birthplace to Durand Jones & The Indications. A young quintet carrying the torch left behind by the likes of Charles Bradley and Sharon Jones, combine their love for the soul…

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$22

Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers

April 5 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Bridging the gap between rock & roll, roadhouse Americana, and the music sound of the southwestern United States, Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers have carved their own path over the last 25 years. They’ve traveled the world, sent eight albums to the top of the Billboard Internet Sales Chart, launched an annual music festival in Mexico, started their own line of ultra-premium tequila and built a global community of music-lovers and peacemakers – all while remaining 100% independent.

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$20

Petty Theft (Tom Petty Tribute)

April 6 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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At the forefront of classic and contemporary American Rock and Roll you are sure to find Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. If you’re a fan of Tom Petty’s amazing song catalog then you’re sure to like Petty Theft.

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May 2019

$22

Kevin Morby

May 17 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Kevin Morby released his beloved solo debut Harlem River in 2013, and has released a full-length nearly every year since. His latest, 2017’s City Music, is a collection Kevin says "is a mix-tape, a fever dream, a love letter dedicated to those cities that I cannot get rid of, to those cities that are all inside of me.”

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$17

Jared & The Mill

May 31 @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The State Room, 638 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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We’re 5 best friends from AZ. We love the desert, we love our city, its people, and we love each other. We love long drives, early mornings, late nights, dive bars, carne asada Tacos at 3 am, dirty jokes, and asking each other what we think about things.

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