John Nelson

John Nelson covers the local music scene for Salt Lake magazine. He is a 20-year veteran of Uncle Sam’s Flying Circus with a lifelong addiction to American roots music, live music venues, craft beer and baseball.
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Review: Melissa Etheridge with Keb’ Mo’

On Tuesday, Sept. 23, we celebrated the summer's last warm, dry night, enjoying Melissa Etheridge and Keb’ Mo’ at Red Butte season finale.

Melissa Etheridge Closes Red Butte Garden Outdoor Concert Series With Keb’ Mo’

Closing the 2022 Red Butte Garden Outdoor Concert Series, Melissa Etheridge will bring full-throttle, unapologetic rock ‘n’ roll to SLC. Keb' Mo' will open.

Review: Joss Stone at Red Butte Garden

Joss Stone gave a soulful performance at Red Butte Garden with special guests Rozzi and Cory Henry.

Review: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss at Sandy Amphitheater

At Sandy Amphitheater, music legends Robert Plant and Alison Krauss played great American roots music with masterful artistry,

Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre Welcomes Joss Stone

Joss Stone, whose gravely-but-lustrous vocals captivatingly blend neo-soul and retro R&B music, will perform at Red Butte Garden on Aug. 31.

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss Drift Into Sandy Amphitheater

Robert Pant and Allison Krauss' Raise The Roof tour with special guest JD McPherson includes a stop at the Sandy Amphitheater on Aug. 30, 2022.

Review: Maren Morris With The Lone Bellow at Red Butte Garden

Country-pop star Maren Morris performed an energetic set at Red Butte Garden that appealed to fans in Daisy Dukes or cargo shorts.

Review: The Black Crowes With The Texas Gentlemen at Red Butte Garden

At Red Butte Garden, The Black Crowes played their entire hit debut album "Shake Your Money Maker," giving the crowd a glorious night of vintage rock ‘n’ roll. 

John Nelson

John Nelson covers the local music scene for Salt Lake magazine. He is a 20-year veteran of Uncle Sam’s Flying Circus with a lifelong addiction to American roots music, live music venues, craft beer and baseball.