In the mood for live music? Check out these Northern Utah shows.

Live music: Concerts to see this week around Northern Utah, Ogden area
Jazz band BBC3, with special guest Shannon Roberts, played Jazz at the Station earlier this week. The concert series brings free jazz to an enthusiastic audience on the second Wednesday of the month. 03/12/14 (NANCY VAN VALKENBURG/Standard-Examiner)

Friday, Sept. 8

Big Blue Ox — Back 2 Old-Skool Party featuring Jeff Smith on vocals. Unique sets of funk, soul, R&B and hip-hop through the decades. 9 p.m. to midnight, Lighthouse Lounge, 130 25th St., Ogden.

Lionel Young Band — Award-winning band from Colorado fronted by a high-energy performer with a bent for the blues. 10 p.m. to 1 a.m., Brewski’s, 244 25th St., Ogden.

Music on the Plaza — Come out to the plaza at The Junction for live music and activities. This week, Stephanie Toney will be playing tunes. 6 to 8 p.m., The Junction, 23rd Street and Kiesel Avenue.

Saturday, Sept. 9

Sarah Anne DeGraw & the Odd Jobs With energy like 1960s rock and roll founders and a 1971 center stage arena feel, this band plays a range of original material that’ll keep you wanting more. 8 p.m. to midnight, Lighthouse Lounge, 130 25th St., Ogden.

Givestock — A community music and art fair. It’s a day for fans, bands and all the people in the land to come together in the name of peace, food and good music. This year’s fest hosts Philadelphia-based Dr. Dog, Joshua James, The National Parks, Fictionist, RKDN, Joe McQueen Quartet, Panthermilk, BeachMen, Cinders and winner of a public voting contest, Holy Revolver. Tickets at $20.

Sounds Like Teen Spirit — All-90s fun with grunge covers. 10 p.m. to 1 a.m., Brewski’s, 244 25th St., Ogden.

The Dirt Nappers with The Better Daze — CD release party for the Dirt Nappers’ debut album. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Kamikaze’s, 2404 Adams Ave., Ogden.

Sunday, Sept. 3

The Johnny Utahs — This week at the Blues, Brews & BBQ concert series, catch The Johnny Utahs. Noon to 5:30 p.m., Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, Huntsville. FREE.

Monday, Sept. 11

Rhythmic Circus — Back by popular demand! There’s tap dancing … and then there’s Rhythmic Circus. The percussive-dance phenomenon that electrifies its audience returns to the Kenley with “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now.” Known for their hard-hitting, rapid-fire tap, sidesplitting humor and finger-snapping tunes, these tap superstars are accompanied by an infectious seven-piece band and vocalists. 8 to 10 p.m., Kenley Amphitheater, 445 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton. Tickets at $16-34.

Wednesday, Sept. 13

Jazz at the Station —  The WSU Alumni Jazz Combo, including David Bertram on trumpet, Spencer Howe on bass, Gordon Greenwood on guitar, Casey Wood on the keyboard and percussionist Don Keipp play jazz for you. 7 to 8 p.m., Ogden’s Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. FREE.

Thursday, Sept. 7

WhisperHawk — This Thursday’s Ogden Unplugged will feature a performance by WhisperHawk. Come out early to play acoustic open mic. 7 to 11 p.m., Lighthouse Lounge, 130 25th St., Ogden.