Music

Review: The State Room’s 15th Anniversary Party with Low Cut Connie and Fantastic Cat 

As Low Cut Connie’s frontman Adam Weiner put it, “you make Monday feel like Saturday.” Indeed it did. The State Room hosted two dynamic bands to help celebrate the venue's 15th Anniversary...

Spring Music Festivals Coming to Utah in 2024

With spring officially here, it’s time to bust out those low back chairs and start planning your festival season. Salt Lake City music fans have some great outdoor music opportunities coming up....

Celebrate The State Room’s 15th Anniversary with Low Cut Connie and Fantastic Cat 

Don’t be a fool and miss Low Cut Connie’s high-octane rock ‘n’ roll show on Monday, April 1st. The State Room will be celebrating its 15th Anniversary (can you believe it?) To...

Review: KRCL Presents Margo Cilker

Whenever KRCL and The State Room join forces, the end result is usually an unforgettable Salt Lake City concert. We had such a memorable evening on Friday, March 8, 2024 when Margo...

The Ogdenite Presents ‘Femme As Folk: Book More Womxn

Femme As Folk: Book More Womxn is a new multi-genre music festival series featuring women, transgender, and nonbinary musicians every Friday and Saturday in March at Lighthouse Lounge in Ogden. Deann Armes, founder...

Preview: KRCL Presents Margo Cilker’s Valley of the Heart’s Delight 24 Tour with Jeremy Ferrara

The State Room is an incubator for award winning artists like 2024 Grammy winner Allison Russell and the Grammy nominated duo War and Treaty. That trend continues with Margo Cilker. Don’t miss...

Interview: Grace Potter will Rock the Eccles

In our interview, Grace Potter tells how a decision to move back to her childhood home in Vermont shook up her world and prompted her to embark on three road trips by herself, treks that put her on the road to creating her stirring new album “Mother Road.” She shares some of the discoveries she had about herself and life along the way and how they grew into an album of character-driven story songs that blend fiction and facts and offer glimpses into her personality and life.

Review: Wildflowers and Heartbreakers

It was an evening of music by Petty by many—and more. The State Room hosted an all-star lineup for a sold-out 30th Anniversary celebration of Tom Petty’s Wildflowers on Friday, Feb. 9,...

Review: Lydia Loveless w/ Jason Hawk Harris

Lydia Loveless is touring in support of her album, Nothing’s Gonna Stand In My Way Again. And on January 31st at The State Room, nothing did. She and her band hit us...

Preview: Wildflowers and Heartbreakers– The Songs of Tom Petty

The all-star lineup that brought us an amazing tribute to Neil Young’s Harvest last year are back at it for a 30th Anniversary celebration of Tom Petty’s Wildflowers. Singers and musicians from...

Preview: Cosmic Hootenanny

It's time to say goodbye to dry January and get ready to party with a purpose at the Commonwealth Room on Thursday, February 8, 2024. Trash Moon Collective presents: Cosmic Hootenanny, a...

Review: The Backyard Revival presents O Sister Where Art Thou?

Another Salt Lake City concert at The State Room on Saturday night, local folk duo Backyard Revival paid tribute to the Coen Brothers film, O Brother Where Art Thou and its award-winning...

Preview: Lydia Loveless w/ Jason Hawk Harris

Who is Lydia Loveless? No, she’s not a 1970s porn star. That was Linda Lovelace. She isn’t that country singer you saw on Hee Haw back in the day either. That was...

Preview: The Backyard Revival presents O Sister Where Art Thou?

Mix in a little ancient literature with a high lonesome harmony and you have the perfect elixir to wash away those winter blues. Local folk favorites, The Backyard Revival, presents O Sister...

2024 Kilby Block Party Lineup Drops

While you were sleeping, Christmas came early and S&S Presents has revealed its once-again jaw-dropping 2024 Kilby Block Party Lineup. What started as a literal block party outside of Kilby Court has...

Review: The Band of Heathens w/ Alex Jordan

At The State Room, it's not shameful to be a heathen. In fact, when the Band of Heathens (BoH) comes to town it's an outright honor. Friday night we celebrated our otherness...