NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Though Lil Nas X has broken chart records and become a streaming juggernaut with his breakout country rap hit “Old Town Road” with Billy Ray Cyrus, the song faces an uphill challenge to get a nomination for a CMA award.
Up, up and away.
OGDEN — The 2019 Ogden Twilight Concert Series has passed the halfway point, and the party picks up steam with two concerts in the next week at the downtown Ogden Amphitheater.
In a steel cage death match of early rock ’n’ rollers, which mid-20th-century musical icon would claim the title of greatest — Elvis Presley or the Beatles?
Craig A. Meyer may not be the original Rocket Man, but he’s a darn fine astronaut in his own right.
Follow your own path? Check. Make good music? Check. Have fun in the process? Double check.
If working journalists had a quarter for every time a touring musician said their particular town was one of the artist’s favorite places to play, they wouldn’t have to be working journalists anymore.
LAYTON — Get ready for a night of first-class bluegrass.
For Vikki Thorn, one third of the Australian folk-rock trio The Waifs, next week’s concert at the Ogden Nature Center is a return to the state where she made her home for more than a decade.
LAYTON — One of the most successful girl groups in recent decades is coming to Layton.
Who says you can’t mix business, love and friendship?
These days, Pablo Cruise might be more “Pablo Cruise” than ever.
On a hot July afternoon, Wayne Coyne — the eccentric frontman of The Flaming Lips — is parked in the driveway of his equally eccentric Oklahoma City home.
OGDEN — This weekend, on a tiny island in the duck pond at Weber State University, a battery of 16 cannons will be lined up and ready to play their small-but-important part in a concert tradition that dates all the way back to 1978.
OGDEN — The increasingly popular Ogden Twilight Concert Series continues this week with a show featuring Washed Out and Deerhunter.
TrouBeliever Fest, take two.
LAYTON — The Grammy-nominated singer Oleta Adams comes to town for a concert here Thursday.
Utah singer-songwriters playing Layton show
The Great American Songbook takes center stage next week when Michael Feinstein makes a stop in Layton.
Traci Robinson has a little warning for anyone in the vicinity of Layton’s Kenley Amphitheater this weekend.
Need something fun to do this weekend or into next week? Our staff has come up with a few suggestions for you.
Tegan Quin of pop duo Tegan and Sara feels like she is still “living off the fumes” from last year’s LOVELOUD Festival Powered by AT&T.
Somewhere inside a vault in a small recording studio in Los Angeles sits a veritable treasure trove of new music from REO Speedwagon.
Flatland Cavalry is about to make its first appearance in the mountains of Northern Utah.
Don’t expect anything from Nick Murphy, and the two of you will get along just fine.
A.J. Croce is no stranger to tragedy.
When we caught up with Conner Gray Covington, he was in Philadelphia visiting his fiancee, who is in medical school there.
Get ready for what organizers are calling the biggest musical event ever to hit Brigham City.
There's no shortage of music outdoors in the summer. Here's what you can catch in the next week across Northern Utah.
OGDEN — Twilight comes tonight.
Believe it or not, but June in Northern Utah is here and already underway. This month brings sunny days, school-free weeks, and the start of a calendar packed full of community events that run throughout the summer.
OGDEN — It may seem odd to hear a bunch of elementary school students from Utah singing about a Kentucky moon shining on someone who’s done them wrong romantically, or carrying around heavy loads — especially at their tender age.
OGDEN — The 100-year-old man sat comfortably with his wife, 95, absorbing the adulation of a community deeply in love with the pioneering jazz saxophonist who landed in Ogden in 1945.
It’s looking like Utah’s drought may finally be over — in more ways than one.
SALT LAKE CITY — Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band will bring their final tour to Vivint Smart Home Arena on Saturday, Sept. 28.
OGDEN — Every summer for the past 16 years, Reba Nissen has been traveling 500 miles east to Lyons, Colorado, for the annual Rocky Mountain Folks Festival. That festival, which has become a cherished tradition for her, always felt like a tight-knit community.
OGDEN — A century in the making, the big day is finally here.
You don’t have to be a cowboy to party like one. All you have to do is attend the annual Antelope Island’s Cowboy Legends over Memorial Day weekend.
SALT LAKE CITY — Now THIS is how movies were meant to be enjoyed.
Forget everything you thought you knew about opera — that it’s long, that it’s not particularly accessible, that it’s written in a foreign language.
OGDEN — The last piece of the Ogden Twilight Concert Series puzzle is finally in place.
We're going a little train crazy at the Standard-Examiner these days with the sesquicentennial of the driving of the Golden Spike growing ever closer. If you're just as enthused and need some appropriately themed music for the drive up to Promontory Summit this weekend, we've got you covered.
OGDEN — All that jazz might finally begin getting the recognition it deserves around here.
SALT LAKE CITY — Tickets go on sale to the public next week for the Red Butte Garden outdoor concert series.
OGDEN — Don Keipp’s Crosstown Big Band is up next in the monthly Excellence in the Community concert series.
Anna Wilson and Monty Powell are definitely true believers.
Musician Dallon Weekes has had numerous successes in a career that has spanned 17 years. Raised in Clearfield, Weekes founded the power pop band The Brobecks in 2002, after serving an LDS mission. He then became a member of Panic! at the Disco — where he both collaborated and toured for eigh…
Tonight’s Utah Symphony performance at Weber State University will feature Mozart’s Symphony No. 31 — nicknamed the “Paris” symphony.
If you think you know The Band Perry, think again.
Arrrr! Here there be pirates.
Whether you’re a casual music listener or a full-fledged audiophile, Record Store Day 2019 is the perfect opportunity to indulge your senses.