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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle


Julia Jacklin Sold Out Sign above The Urban Lounge (Photo by Avery Greig | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Julia Jacklin Sells Out The Urban Lounge For ‘Pre Pleasure’ Debut

By Avery Greig, Arts Editor September 29, 2022

  Australian indie-folk singer-songwriter Julia Jacklin graced the stage of Salt Lake’s Urban Lounge on Sept. 27, selling out the venue while on her United States tour for her new album “Pre...

Hayley Kiyoko on Stage (Photo by Heather Hopkins | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Hayley Kiyoko, For the Girls

By Heather Hopkins September 13, 2022

Ebb and Flow Hayley Kiyoko rounds out a powerhouse of a musical summer with her much anticipated sophomore album, "Panorama." Just months after going public with her long-term relationship with former...

Demi Lovato poses for HOLY FVCK. (Courtesy Brandon Bowen)

Demi Lovato’s ‘HOLY FVCK’: Came From the Trauma, Stayed For the Drama

By Evan Beesley September 8, 2022

  Demi Lovato has been a recurring staple of the young adult pop culture reservoir for nearly two decades. Her star lives on the cusp of mainstream entertainment and the alternative zeitgeist....

José Miguel, tenor and DMA student in opera in the University of Utahs School of Music, describes his journey as a musician at the historic Lodi Hill House in Lodi, California on August 7, 2022. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Arias of the Vine: José Miguel at Hill House

By Jack Gambassi, Photographer September 2, 2022

The University of Utah's School of Music has produced two musicians of exceptional quality in tenor José Miguel, a DMA student in opera, and pianist Bernard Li, recent U graduate with a degree in...

Renaissance by Beyoncé.

Beyoncé’s ‘Renaissance’ Leads Us to the Dance Floor

By Megan Fisher, Arts Writer August 21, 2022

  Who run the world? After the release of her 2016 masterpiece “Lemonade” many would quickly answer “Beyoncé.” She has undoubtedly reached the peak of the mountain. Not only does Beyoncé...

Goo Goo Dolls at Usana Apitheatre July 27, 2022. (Photo of Heather Hopkins | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Goo Goo Dolls: (A)Live at USANA

By Heather Hopkins August 2, 2022

  As the sun began to set on July 26, nearly 20,000 eager fans poured into the Usana Amphitheatre in West Valley City. The Goo Goo Dolls show was especially anticipated, as, due to the pandemic,...

Special by Lizzo

Lizzo’s New Album is A ‘Special’ Reminder to Love Others and Ourselves

By Whit Fuller, Arts Writer July 30, 2022

  Lizzo’s fourth studio album has been six years in the making, and “Special” lives up to its name in every way. A 'Special' Tracklist Lizzo’s songwriting has always been an exercise...

Eva Merrill in the musical Nine at the University of Utah on April 24, 2022. (Photo by Langley Hayman | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

How and Why You Should Use Your Arts Pass

By Luke Jackson, Arts Writer July 13, 2022

  I hope I’m not the person to break this news to you for the first time, but either way, buckle up. Here it comes — being a university student is bonkers expensive. Here we are, thrown into...

(Courtesy Superbloom Music Festival)

S&S and The National Parks Present Southern Utah Second Superbloom Music Festival

By Whit Fuller, Arts Writer June 17, 2022

  Utah-born musicians The National Parks have teamed up with Sartain and Saunders to bring the second annual Superbloom Music Festival, with all of its fun-in-the-sun celebrations of life, to Hurricane,...

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Arts Desk Picks: Top Six Songs For Your Summer Playlist

By Luke Jackson, Whit Fuller, and Alfonso Belloso June 10, 2022

  Summer is upon us and here at the arts desk we are looking to start you, our dear reader, off in the right direction for the best summer of your whole dang life. What better way to do this than...