The State Room | Salt Lake City, Utah | Live Music Venue - Mary Lambert - SOLD OUT
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Mary Lambert - SOLD OUT

Mary Lambert - SOLD OUT

January 27, 2018 9:00 pm

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This show is now sold out.
There may be extra tickets atGraywhale Entertainment (give them a call: 801-583-3333) or theCity Weekly Store.
Supply is limited. Thank you for your support!

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with special guest Mal Blum

Doors 8 pm | Show 9 pm

In 2012, Mary Lambert was working three restaurant jobs when her life changed. An aspiring singer-songwriter, cellist, spoken word artist, and newly graduated with a Bachelors of Music Composition from Cornish College of the Arts, she had begun to establish herself around Seattle, performing slam poetry and fusing a talk-singing style into her intimate performances.

She received a phone call from a friend who was working with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on their debut album, The Heist. Macklemore and Lewis were struggling to write a chorus for their new song, a marriage-equality anthem, called “Same Love”. Lambert had three hours to write the hook, and the result was the transcendent chorus to Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ triple-platinum hit “Same Love,” which Lambert wrote from her vantage point of being both a Christian and a lesbian.