More often than not, Dan Nailen is talking about music when he looks at Salt Lake City's entertainment choices. Now and then, it's art or theater. But he can't pass up a chance to celebrate chicken wings. Dan Nailen reports on entertainment for KUER and blogs at .
Granite and Park City school districts expand their pre-k programs thanks to Goldman Sachs, the U.S. Supreme Court rules that a Utah company can’t patent genes, and Dan Nailen gives us a look ahead to Wing Fest.
Salt Lake City's Living Traditions Festival is this weekend and lots of other entertainment choices are available. But Dan Nailen's excited about a band that's making a stop in Salt Lake. He talks with KUER's Dan Bammes.
Dan Nailen reports on entertainment for KUER and blogs at slcene.com
Utah considers walking away from a high risk insurance pool, the University of Utah considers stricter rules for skateboarders, and Dan Nailen shares why Salt Lake is in for night after night after night of good music.
Family and friends honor the death of fallen soccer referee Ricardo Portillo, the Great Salt Lake Council discusses gays in the Boy Scouts, and the Salt Lake City Arts Council announces the lineup for the Twilight Concert Series.
With performers like Flaming Lips, Belle and Sebastian and Grizzly Bear coming to the Twilight Concert series, the Salt Lake City Arts Council expects another banner year for the series. Casey Jarman is the series director. He says schedule challenges make it rare for him to be able to land the good bands on the first try.
We're going into the final weekend of the Sundance Film Festival, but Dan Nailen's been watching live theater this week. He's been to see the Pioneer Memorial Theatre's production of The Philadelphia Story.
The many reasons to attend and participate in the Sundance Film Festival include some lovely weather -- not what we're experiencing on the Wasatch Front. Dan Nailen was happy enough to get up in the mountains and enjoy the fresh air. He talks with KUER's Dan Bammes.