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Kilby Block Party Celebrates 25 Years of Music

By Laney Hansen, Arts Writer May 17, 2024

  The beloved venue Kilby Court has brought so much joy to music lovers and concert goers of all kinds across the state of Utah and beyond. As one of Utah’s biggest music festivals, last weekend...

Kendrick Lamar: Drakes Biggest Hater

Kendrick Lamar: Drake’s Biggest Hater

By Ethan Udy, News Writer May 15, 2024

  Renowned Pulitzer lyricist Kendrick Lamar's beef with Drake, a famous hip-hop artist, has exploded across the internet. Bystanders have taken to social media platforms such as Instagram and TikTok...

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girl in red’s ‘I’M DOING IT AGAIN BABY’: She’s Back!

By Laney Hansen, Arts Writer April 27, 2024

  Three years after her last release "if i could make it go quiet," girl in red has returned with quite the comeback. Norwegian indie pop star Marie Ulven Ringheim released her new album on April...

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24 Frames and 5,891 Miles: Connecting Through Film

By Graham Jones, Assistant Arts Editor April 26, 2024

  Jungkyum Yang is a junior at the University of Utah’s Asia Campus in Incheon, South Korea. “Forrest Gump" stands as my favorite movie,” Yang said. “It showcases the significant...

Lana Del Rey at Coachella. (Courtesy of Wikemedia Commons via Justin Higuchi from Los Angeles, CA, USA, CC BY-SA 2.0 )

Coachella 2024: The Stars of the Show

By Mikaela Ponce, Arts Writer April 26, 2024

  The 2024 Coachella headliners put on a show that highlighted each of their music, talents and passions in the most beautiful way. Lana Del Rey — A Tribute to her Career Lana Del Rey surprised...

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Coachella 2024: A Rundown of the Major Music Moments

By Mikaela Ponce, Arts Writer April 25, 2024

  Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival took place in Indio, CA over the past two weekends — April 12-14 and 19-21. For all those who had to miss it due to finals, here's a rundown of all...

David Kushner performs at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City on April 19, 2024. (Photo by Madeline Van Wagenen | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

2024 Grand Kerfuffle Recap: David Kushner is Mr. (Un)Forgettable

By Jordan Thornblad, Arts Writer April 23, 2024

  The night began as a slow burn. The gates were opened and University of Utah students flooded into the free concert, gathering glow sticks and wristbands on their way. The students piled onto...

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Celebrating 75 Years: The School of Dance Presents ‘Alchemy’

By Haley Freeman, Arts Writer April 22, 2024

  Celebrating the College of Fine Arts’ 75th year at the University of Utah, the School of Dance presents “Alchemy” at Kingsbury Hall on April 19 and 20. “Alchemy” is a three-piece program...

Margaret Steele as Alice (Photo curtesy of Robert Breault)

Two Weeks Behind the Scenes of ‘A.L.I.C.E.’

By Josi Hinds, News Editor April 21, 2024

  When I first walked into the Vocal Arts Center, a small building on the corner of 100 South and University Street, I was immediately greeted by a buzzing energy. To the right of me, in the building’s...

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Are the Costs of Live Theater Worth It?

By Haley Freeman, Arts Writer April 16, 2024

  Attending a Broadway show is a costly affair for the audience member, but what about the costs of running the show? With rising production costs, theater payments and other fees, putting on a...