Author: Jacob Gronberg

The Music Maverick: February music reviews

David Bowie – Blackstar:Released two days before his death, “Blackstar” feels aware of its role as David Bowie’s final goodbye. Recorded between chemo sessions, Bowie’s looming death seeps into every aspect of the album. Lyrically, the songs address mortality in a variety of ways, from the philosophical introspection of “Lazarus” to the eerie occult imagery of the title track, “Blackstar.”

A guide to Salt Lake City’s live music scene

Are you new to Salt Lake City and looking for some spots to listen to live music? Look no further. The DepotThe Depot is one of Salt Lake’s bigger music venues, built out of the old Union Pacific Train Station. There are two floors, each with plenty of standing space, seating and a full bar. Because of its size, The Depot usually hosts larger-name artists and tickets can become proportionately exp...