Ogden rocker Dicky Martinez leaves rich legacy

Linda East Brady Friday, January 25, 2013 Ogden lost an arts patron and performer on Monday, Jan. 21, when Richard “Dicky” Martinez, 59, headed to rock ’n’ roll heaven due to complications from a esophageal hemorrhage he suffered nearly a... more

Want music? Then Head for the Hills at State Room

Linda East Brady Wednesday, January 23, 2013 If you like acoustic music, you’ll want to head for The State Room next Friday to check out Head for the Hills. The Fort Collins, Colo.-based band, whose name is sometimes shortened to H4TH by its... more

Scotty Haze concert raises money to help those with addictions

Wednesday, January 23, 2013  OGDEN — A dance and fundraiser featuring The Scotty Haze Band will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Jan. 26, at The Alano Club, 684 24th St.Tickets are $5, or $9 for couples. Proceeds... more

Tuned: California roots inspire Camper Van Beethoven’s ‘La Costa Perdida’

Chuck Campbell Tuesday, January 22, 2013 “LA COSTA PERDIDA,” Camper Van Beethoven (429)In the 1980s, Camper Van Beethoven helped guide music out of the vestiges of New Wave and heavy metal with a genre mishmash that set up the advent of alt... more

Ogden blues-rock icon Dicky Martinez dies at age 59

Linda East Brady Monday, January 21, 2013 OGDEN — Ogden’s Richard “Dicky” Martinez, longtime leader of the Little Big Band and proprietor of D&R Spirits nightclub, passed away at 1:14 p.m. today, Jan. 21, at McKay-Dee Hospital, according... more

Award-winning composer Hummie Mann in residence at Weber State

Sunday, January 20, 2013 OGDEN — Emmy-winning composer Hummie Mann is coming to Weber State University as this year’s Hurst Artist in Residence.He’ll be on campus for a week, starting Monday, Jan. 21, to work on music... more

Library heating up with Kausachun Peru

Sunday, January 20, 2013 OGDEN — As part of the Weber County Library’s Winter Blues Music Festival, members of Kausachun Peru will perform vibrant folk dancing and music from their homeland. The Peruvian group performs at 7... more

Ambassadors bringing all sorts of tunes to Ogden

Linda East Brady Friday, January 18, 2013 The BYU Young Ambassadors will be bringing show tunes, pop tunes, and classic tunes from the Great American Songbook when they visit Ogden this week for a first-time appearance with the Ogden... more

Watch — or participate in — Open Mic Night

Friday, January 18, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — The public is invited to enjoy a variety of talent for Open Mic Night at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Fine Arts Center. Those wishing to sign up to perform can do so beginning at 7... more

Music in the City back in action Friday

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — The Fine Arts Center’s concert series Music in the City returns for the new year. Cache Valley-based jazz guitarist/Utah State University music professor Corey Christiansen will... more