KRCL PRESENTS

KRCL Presents: Michael Kiwanuka at The Depot Jan 31

UK-based artist Michael Kiwanuka's new album "Kiwanuka" is set to release October 25 and his tour stops in Salt Lake City on Jan 31 to The Depot. We first met Michael Kiwanuka back in 2012 with his debut album, "Home Again" brought him into KRCL. For his  sophmore LP "Love & Hate," in 2016, Kiwanuka worked with Danger Mouse to produce and now they are back working together on Michael Kiwanuka's new third album simply titled "Kiwanuka." 

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KRCL Presents: Temples on Oct 17 at The Commonwealth Room

Temples is out on tour in support of their third album, Hot Motion, which releases on September 27. KRCL is proud to present the show at The Commonwealth Room on Thurs, Oct 17!

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JD McPherson Socks: A Rock n Roll Christmas Tour at The State Room Dec 6

SOCKS, McPherson’s fourth album, dives headfirst into the world of original holiday music. Written, produced, and arranged by the frontman and his longtime bandmates, it’s a record rooted in the same timeless influences—from 1950s rock & roll to oldschool rhythm & blues—that inspired his breakthrough release, Signs and Signifiers, back in 2010. The result is a return to McPherson’s musical wheelhouse, mixing new songs and classic tones with his band’s sharpest performances to date.

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KRCL Presents: Booker T. Jones at The State Room Nov 24

Soul legend Booker T. Jones returns to Salt Lake City. Prior to the musical performance, Booker T will treat fans to an intimate reading from his forthcoming autobiography Time is Tight, followed by a short Q&A opportunity. In an emotional musical journey, Booker T will then perform the songs that make up the fabric of his musical identity. Booker T. & the M.G.’s staples like Green Onions are woven into defining moments from his journey after Stax, when he produced and recorded with artists as diverse as Bill Withers, Willie Nelson, and Carlos Santana. The evening culminates with new original music, highlighting the soaring guitar and vocals of his son and collaborator Teddy Jones. After the show, Booker T will greet fans and sign copies of Time is Tight.

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KRCL Presents: Cracker & Camper Van Beethoven Jan 2 at The Commonwealth Room

David Lowery emerged from what certainly felt like the ashes of Camper Van Beethoven to launch an even more successful second act as the wise-ass rock and roller at the helm of Cracker. Lowery is out on the road with both Cracker & Camper Van Beethoven and making a stop in Salt Lake playing The Commonwelath Room on Thurs, Jan 2. 

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KRCL Presents: Bedouine on Jan 31 at The State Room

Bedouine, a riff on bedouin, the nomad, the wanderer is the name Azniv Korkejian performs as. Born in Aleppo, Syria to Armenian parents, Korkejian spent her childhood in Saudi Arabia, moving to America when her family won a Green Card lottery. They settled in Boston, then Houston, but she split for L.A. as soon as she could. 

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