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In celebration of Pride Month, Kenneth JP Mailo (@mixed_gummybear on Instagram) illustrates the beauty of transformation for LGBTQ+ individuals by incorporating Sailor Moon-inspired magical elements with the colors of the Progress Pride Flag.

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MØTRIK Behind the Kraut
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In the end, MØTRIK loves being weird and having fun for the sake of making music, and they aren’t too concerned about what anyone thinks. … read more

DIIV @ Metro Music Hall 06.14
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DIIV played a set at Metro Music Hall that really delivered on the revamped art direction of Frog In Boiling Water, with plenty of additional artistic embellishments. … read more

SLUG Mag’s Brewstillery 2024 @ Artspace City Center 06.15
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SLUG Mag’s Brewstillery 2024  featured over 30 brewers and distillers from all over Utah with a wide variety of unique drinks for all palates! … read more

Four Ways to Celebrate Juneteenth in Utah this Year
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Learn more about three celebrations happening in Utah this year, from the 35th Annual Juneteenth Freedom and Heritage Festival in Ogden to a brand-new Juneteenth Freedom 5K Run/Walk in Woods...

DIIV Thinks Remixes Are Fucking Cool 
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DIIV, the renowned four-piece shoegaze band, delves into themes of interpersonal turmoil and societal shortcomings with SLUG MAG. … read more

Red Hot Chili Peppers @ Utah First Credit Union Amphitheatre...
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Drummer Chad Smith keeps an eye on everyone as bassist Flea runs the gamut of the stage, guitarist John Frusciante provides backup vocals and Anthony Kiedis keeps wailing on the...

Mestizo Arts Presents: Home Is Never Dead; It Isn’t Even...
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Artists Julian Croft and HALO welcome visitors to their collaborative exhibition to explore the sapphic house in multiple dimensions. … read more

The 12th Annual SLUG Cat Presented By Fat Tire
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The 12th Annual SLUG Cat Presented By Fat Tire took place on Saturday, May 18, featuring games, a manifest of clues, a swarm of bicyclists and amazing sponsors. … read more

IDLES @ The Union 5.17
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IDLES returned to SLC with a vengeance. Joe Talbots' Pro-Palestinian message rang louder than any song they played that night. … read more

Past and Present Collide with Pat Ring’s Newest Skate Film...
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Patrick Ring, also known as Pat or P Ring is a local skier and filmmaker in Salt Lake City. … read more

Kilby Block Party 5 @ Utah State Fairpark 5/10-5/12
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For those who missed out this year, allow our testimonials of the Kilby Block Party experience to guide you into making the right call next year! … read more

17 Stand-Out Performances from Kilby Block Party 5
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With a disco ball-glistening atmosphere and a star-studded lineup that could rival Coachella in sheer talent, Kilby Block Party was an absolute fever dream. … read more

SLUG Style: Cisco Garcia-Garza
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As I continue to grow and become comfortable with who I really am, I think that my style will become a more refined reflection of my true self. … read more

Molly’s Gemini Room: Redefining Salt Lake’s Nightlife
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Molly’s Gemini Room is the newest and sexiest addition to Salt Lake City’s nightlife scene. … read more

Cruisin’ The Current: A Quick Chat with Current Joys
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Through manic, scribbled-out notes and a partially-eaten tape cassette, Rattigan detailed a behind-the-scenes look to his DIY style and musical antecedent.  … read more

Bold & Beautiful: Whorechata
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Whorechata is a father, a dancer, a foodie, an economist and, of course, a drag queen. … read more

Slaying Cancer and Serving Equity: Cancer’s A Drag
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On Saturday, May 18 the American Cancer Society will be hosting the second annual Cancer’s A Drag event from 6–10 pm at Venue 6SIX9. … read more

Ale Yeah, it’s SLUG Mag’s Brewstillery! A Brew-tiful Guide to...
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Today we will adventure through the realms of beer tasting notes for you, as you head into SLUG Mag’s Brewstillery 2024 on Saturday, June 15. … read more

Logan’s Heathen Church: Mind-Blowing Science and Beer
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Heathen Church has become a place for people to connect in the Logan community and learn about the wonderful culture of STEM in Utah. … read more

University of Utah EDI Director Breaks Culture of Silence To...
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Utah EDI Director Harry Hawkins says, "I'm not going to continue to be silenced by people who don't have the best interests of our students at heart." … read more

Western Skies: Toohoom-pai-ahv Premieres at Ofland Escalante
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Western Skies: Toohoom-pai-ahv is packed full of historical, cultural and scientific information about the night sky and its cultural significance to the Southern Paiute tribe. … read more

Play Review: Bitter Lemon
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Bitter Lemon leaves the audience with the same lingering, acrid taste in their mouth that will continue to haunt both Finlay and Helen in perpetuity. … read more

Frogs, Swords and Drawing Boards: B. Pope’s Kermann Comics
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"I really love art from people who aren’t formally trained. You just see something that's so different than what you're going to see anywhere else.” … read more

General Violence Conference Brings the Brutality in its Third Year
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Passion, independence and commitment to the hardcore community are what keep GVC going, a refreshing change in ethos in the era of mega-festivals and entertainment giants. … read more

Bold & Beautiful: Nancy Raygun
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Standing out in the scene can be tricky, yet Nancy Raygun has accomplished that in spades, not merely for their cheeky and rather topical moniker. … read more

Mike Brown: My First Legal Beer!
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I can’t remember what brand—surely something cheap. Then I went to some girl’s house and drank my first legal beer! The end.  … read more

American Hair Metal—Ain’t Nothin’ but a Good Time!
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You may remember the lace and leather, spandex pants, teased hair and showgirl makeup, as well as the gallons of booze, kilos of blow and all the debauchery that ensued,...

Rape Recovery Center: Celebrating 50 Years of Healing and Community
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In just the last year, the Rape Recovery Center has provided service to over 2,000 survivors and victims, 575 hotline callers and 1.6 million people via outreach.  … read more

Utah Indigenous Fashion Week Reaches New Heights in Their Second...
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The younger generation of Indigenous people … we are aware of what our grandparents couldn’t build for themselves, we are our ancestors greatest dreams. … read more

“Something Super Bizarre and Fucked Up”: Literature as Play with...
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Through Reluctant Journey, Farfel argues that play is the most potent cure for malaise and that, in creativity, we find freedom. … read more

Throwin’ it Back Into Aries Season with Gay Asstrology
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Every now and again, the parties themselves seem too fantastical to be anything less than written in the stars. … read more

How Krump Gave a Voice to Seth Gonzales
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Seth Gonzales is it when it comes to Salt Lake’s underground hip-hop dance scene, recently placing third at the Red Bull Dance Your Style Qualifier. … read more

Not a Safe Space But a Brave Space: Greenhouse Effect...
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The open mic at Greenhouse Effect is more than just a platform for artistic expression; it is a space for healing, growth and connection. … read more

“Shorter Skirts, More Blasphemy”: An Interview with Twin Temple
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Twin Temple ensures that returning witnesses to their magic can prepare themselves for “more pink, more rhinestones, shorter skirts [and] more blasphemy.” … read more

Bold & Beautiful: Shortcake the Clown
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Shortcake describes themself as a maladaptive daydreamer—they once had recurring visions of a clown during intrusive daydreams. … read more

Reclaiming Heritage, Reimagining History: SLC Artists Manifest Their Own Destiny
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SLC's artistic pioneers are reclaiming their narratives and identities while fostering a sense of belonging in a landscape often overshadowed by the echoes of the past.  … read more

Local Review: Sunny Day Soap Opera – Me & The...
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Sunny Day Soap Opera’s newest release is swelling, orchestral, full-bodied and builds a feeling of melancholic rage. … read more

Review: A.G. Cook – Britpop
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A.G. Cook is on the top of the world, whether or not the rest of the world knows it is up to interpretation. … read more

Review: Sleepbomb – The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari by Sleepbomb has been really dark with such heavy riffs—it is a great listen for those who are into doom metal and anything heavy. … read more

Review: Twenty One Pilots – Clancy
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I’ll level with you for a minute—I was a bit late to the Twenty One Pilots scene. … read more

Local Review: Zodiac Killer – Bonded by Morbid Brutality
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All in all, Bonded By Morbid Brutality stands up to, and even higher than, Zodiac Killer’s other releases. … read more

Review: Charli xcx – BRAT
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Charli xcx celebrates the archetype of a “brat” and crafts a postmodern collage using iconic pop-culture figures and brands to play with the concept of “cult-classic-ness.” … read more

Local Review: Gary Dranow and The Manic Emotions – Never...
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Gary Dranow's Never Give Up is an album… that’s it. Trust me, I really wanted this to be more engaging than your run-of-the-mill Americana album. … read more

Review: Hobo Johnson – FLOOD THE EARTH AGAIN/JANSPORT
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Hobo Johnson reflects on his loss, all the while managing to throw out other wild-card topics such as the effects of capitalism. … read more

SLC Wars: Hardcore X Live Wrestling
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Imagine a place where you’re able to listen to local bands and witness live wrestling action at the same time. Luckily, SLC Wars makes this possible for all. … read more

Local Review: Declatel – Where the Pieces Came From
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Declatel is a solo project from Salt Lake City musician Kevin Hartley, who is the sole writer, recorder and producer for Where the Pieces Came From.  … read more

Raising Schell in McGill, Nevada
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This niche, underground festival in a tiny town outside of Great Basin National Park featured an exquisitely versatile lineup, but I had no idea the magic that Schellraiser would bring....

Local Review: Anaïs Chantal – Recipe
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Anaïs Chantal shows her beauty and talent in her new album Recipe and I feel excited to watch as her career continues to prosper. … read more

Review: ZAYN – ROOM UNDER THE STAIRS
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He still has that magic music factor of being an intuitive writer and musician. Getting out of his head, through music, is clearly therapy for the artist. … read more

Review: St. Vincent – All Born Screaming
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After a thorough listen of St. Vincent's All Born Screaming, the burning figure on the cover appears as the phoenix, rather than the doomed. … read more

Local Review: Kal Mara – CATALYST
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There’s no excuse not to experience Salt Lake City’s latest bedroom pop release from a talented local artist Kal Mara on her album CATALYST. … read more

Local Review: Mariel Croft – Trying My Very Best
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Mariel Croft's Trying My Very Best creates room for anyone to stop, acknowledge, and work with their shortcomings. Or at least think really hard about them. … read more

Review: Mdou Moctar – Funeral For Justice
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Mdou Moctar is part of a modern recreation of the Assouf genre that embraces many more elements of American classic rock. … read more

Kilby Block Party 5 @ Utah State Fairpark 5/10-5/12
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For those who missed out this year, allow our testimonials of the Kilby Block Party experience to guide you into making the right call next year! … read more

17 Stand-Out Performances from Kilby Block Party 5
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With a disco ball-glistening atmosphere and a star-studded lineup that could rival Coachella in sheer talent, Kilby Block Party was an absolute fever dream. … read more

Cruisin’ The Current: A Quick Chat with Current Joys
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Through manic, scribbled-out notes and a partially-eaten tape cassette, Rattigan detailed a behind-the-scenes look to his DIY style and musical antecedent.  … read more

Local Review: Ex.Five.Two – Plastic Island
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Fuzzy reverb, noisy electric guitar and heavy drums combine to create the perfect blend of ‘70s and ‘90s sounds with grunge influences, reminiscent of bands like The Doors, Sound Garden...

Review: Taylor Swift – The Tortured Poets Department
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The collection of songs, the messiness, the moments where it hits and the moments where it doesn’t, it’s all for the most tortured poet of all: Taylor Swift. … read more

Local Review: Daytime Lover – Shimmer
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Daytime Lover's new ep Shimmer retrospects with iridescence for the cherubs, Don Quixotes and adoring idealists of the world. … read more

Review: Maggie Rogers – Don’t Forget Me
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Even though Maggie Rogers was discovered by artist Pharell in 2016 at New York University in 2016, in her 8 years since in the music industry: she’s made a name...

“Joyful Catharsis”: Mannequin Pussy Wants You to Scream
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It’s clear that Mannequin Pussy isn’t afraid to cause a stink. Lead vocalist and guitarist Marisa “Missy” Dabice chatted with SLUG ahead of their upcoming Salt Lake City show. … read more

Local Review: fuckskin – you can find it
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fuckskin takes the genre back to its roots, pulls out its most unique traits and transforms it into a simultaneously chaotic and soothing experience. … read more

Review: Castle Rat – Into the Realm
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Dark forces, brutal battle tactics, the patina of grimey dread and fierce snarls—all were possible for this quartet’s viscous sludge of rocking calamity. … read more

Unquenched Thirst For Sound and Inspiration: IDKHOW
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I DON'T KNOW HOW BUT THEY FOUND ME (IDKHOW), the solo project of Dallon Weekes, is bringing nuance to our local music scene. … read more

Local Review: Drusky – Cake & Absinthe
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Drusky’s growth and transformation that came from their two year gap between In Transit and Cake & Absinthe is clearly evident when listening to the two back-to-back. … read more

Review: Machine Girl – SUPER FREQ
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Ultimately, this is a solid project, and I hope that we’re getting a decadent taste of what the duo has in store for their next full length studio album. … read more

Prophecies of an Electric Sun: Ronan Harris of VNV Nation
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He says, “I feel it is my duty to respect those who write these things to me—to talk with them about it and let them talk.” … read more

Local Review: frick. – frick.
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At first listen of frick.’s debut album, I asked myself, “What are these cats so angry at?,” before I quickly realized I'm angry at the exact same things, too. … read more

Review: Jazmin Bean – Traumatic Livelihood
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Traumatic Livelihood represents the blackened eye that time may heal physically, but the emotional wear-and-tear will always remain. … read more

Local Review: Moon Wizard – Sirens
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Listening to this album makes me want to get a gnarly sunburn while exploring a ghost town, or just go get sand in my shoes. … read more

Animator Matt Majers’ Emotional Journey Through Inside Out 2
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It's been a journey of great emotion and imagination, and Majers is excited to keep pushing through new boundaries in the years to come. … read more

Film Review: Tuesday
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Tuesday is certainly not going to be for everyone, and it's a movie that leaves its audience with a lot to take in and ponder. … read more

A Family Holds The Mirror Up To Nature in Ghostlight 
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As Ghostlight hits theaters across America on June 14, the Kupferer family is taking this exciting new chapter in their lives one day at a time. … read more

Film Review: I Used To Be Funny
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I Used To Be Funny is an affecting and compelling film that pulled me in so completely that it kept me awake for hours trying to process it. … read more

Series Review: Smiling Friends (Season 2)
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Overall, this season of Smiling Friends is just as strong as the first, and also indicative of the many directions the show could go in later on. … read more

Film Review: In A Violent Nature
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In A Violent Nature is very promising technically and, maybe with a better script, could’ve paved the way for a refresh that the slasher genre is so desperately begging for....

Belle: The Futuristic Retelling That Saved The Theater Experience
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Extending an arm of warmth and love to pull us out of those dark times. While the last couple of years told us to survive, Belle was telling us to...

Pablo Berger On Visual Storytelling and Robot Dreams 
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Experiencing love and loss alongside Dog and Robot, and as each person finds a special meaning to the story, for Pablo Berger, it is truly a dream come true. … read more

Film Review: Bad Boys: Ride Or Die
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There's something to be said for dumb fun, but there's a whole lot of dumb and not nearly enough fun on display here. Bad films. Whatcha gonna do? … read more

Film Review: Evil Does Not Exist
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We certainly see mankind as evil. It’s a common assertion that the biggest threat to man is man. … read more

Director Castille Landon Talks Summer Camp
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She’d like it to inspire people to reconnect with someone from the past and spend time together. Whether in the great outdoors or together in a theater. … read more

Film Review: Young Woman and the Sea
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Young Woman and The Sea is the perfect argument against the frequently uttered complaint that “They don't make movies like they used to.” … read more

Film Review: Ezra
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Ezra is an embarrassing misfire, especially considering the talent involved in it. … read more

Film Review: Babes
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 Babes is hardly a movie for everyone, though it’s likely to do very well with its target female audience and can be readily enjoyed by men as well. … read more

Film Review: Atlas
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Atlas is a prime example of the kind of assembly line filmmaking that may benefit from costing you nothing apart from your Netflix subscription. … read more

Wētā’s Phillip Leonhardt on The Evolution of Apes and VFX
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Leonardt has worked on all four of installments of the modern Planet of the Apes series, starting with the 2011 release Rise of the Planet of the Apes, followed by...

Film Review: The Garfield Movie
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The Garfield Movie didn't have to be a great film to win me over. It just had to live up to its title. … read more

Film Review: Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga
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This feels more like the work of a filmmaker who has been told he's a visionary and is too eager to bask in the glow of that pronouncement. … read more

Film Review: IF
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IF is reaching very high, mixing the feel of a Pixar film with a heavy Spielbergian influence. … read more

The Yassification of the Superhero Genre
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It cemented our fates to what the superhero genre has become and at some point in time you or someone you loved fell victim to it. … read more

Film Review: Force of Nature: The Dry 2
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While Falk is ostensibly the main character, he’s far less central to this story than in The Dry, meaning that Bana isn't given quite as much screen time here. … read more

Film Interview: Renny Harlin is No Stranger To Peril and...
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Renny Harlin has been helming features since 1986 as his latest film The Strangers: Chapter 1 gets ready to hit theaters, he reflects on his secret to survival. … read more

Film Review: Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes
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Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes captures the feel of the ‘70s film; judged on that level, it's one of the stronger films within the larger franchise. … read more

Film Review: We Grown Now
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It's an artful and evocative cinematic experience that will stay with you long after the credits roll and the lights come up. … read more

Film Review: The Idea of You
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The Idea of You is a manufactured soap opera with scattered laughs and very appealing stars that make it play as decent disposable entertainment. … read more

Film Review: The Fall Guy
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The Fall Guy comes off without a hitch, with a thumbs up signaling that it's ready to go again. … read more

Series Review: Fallout (Season One)
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Fallout is an entertaining journey that doesn’t take itself too seriously in overall message, yet carries a ton of heart and soul. … read more

Film Review: Rebel Moon – Part Two: The Scargiver
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As is always the case with Snyder, Rebel Moon - Part Two: The Scargiver features intricate and striking visuals, and as always, the divisive director deftly paints pretty pictures with...

Film Review: Boy Kills World
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Boy Kills World may well play strongly to the violence equals fun crowd, and may well find a cult following. … read more

Film Review: Hard Miles
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The fact-based drama Hard Miles makes for a smooth ride that gets from point A to point B with few surprises along the way. … read more

Film Review: The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare
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Ritchie really wants to follow in the footsteps of Tarantino. I'd suggest making one more film and then retiring. I don't mind if he skip the first part. … read more

Film Review: Challengers
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It scores enough points to be called a winner, and it's got style to spare, but it lacks the heart of a true champion. … read more

Film Review: The End of Evangelion
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Whether or not you’re ready to get in the robot, The End of Evangelion will endure for another 27 years and be waiting for you when you’re ready to face...

Film Review: LaRoy, Texas
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Writer-director Shane Atkinson makes his feature debut with this darkly comedicneo-western. … read more

Film Review: Civil War
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Civil War is intentionally unemotional, apolitical and apathetic toward the American identity. … read more

Film Review: Riddle of Fire
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With so many charming kid performances, good vibes and slices of blueberry pie to go around, it's disappointing that the ending leaves a bittersweet taste. … read more

Film Review: Monkey Man
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Patel makes a big impression coming out the gate as a new director, with creative and intricate staging and a lot of visual flair. … read more

Film Review: Wicked Little Letters
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A remarkably absorbing and smartly-paced film that mixes silly comedy with surprisingly heavy drama that ranges from touching to genuinely unsettling. … read more

Film Review: Kung Fu Panda 4
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Kung Fu Panda 4 is better than can be reasonably expected from the fourth movie in any series and is likely to be one of the most enjoyable family films...

Who You Gonna Call? Eric Steelberg
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Whether he returns to the franchise in future or not, the Ghostbusters experience has been a milestone in Steelberg’s career. … read more

Film Review: Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire
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Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire is the third time we've returned to this particular well since 2017, and this time, the water is more than a little bit icy. … read more

Film Review: Late Night with the Devil
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This is one hell of a ride, with performances that will be staples for each cast member, a demonically dark and satirical look at the dark side of ‘70s late-night...

Episode #446 – Review: fuckskin’s you can find it

The EP is a cute little box that packages up fuckskin’s discography and is sent off to sea with a trail of joyous nostalgia and broken hearts behind it. … read more

Episode #445 – Tiger Bike

Tiger Bike, a four-piece emo band, discusses their time in an LDS-centered college and how they think the places you make emo music are the places you hate.  … read more

Episode #444 – Review: Whisperhawk’s Keepers of the Earth Vol....

In this episode, SLUG Junior Editor Asha Pruitt reads her review of Whisperhawk’s Keepers of the Earth Vol. 2, released on November 2, 2023.  … read more

Episode #443 – Parallax

Parallax is a hardcore band that was popular in the early 2000s, in the Utah Valley. They will be playing Crucial Salt Lake happening May 25, at Soundwell. … read more

Episode #442 – Review: Jacob T. Skeen’s Telestial

This week’s episode is part of a new segment called Soundwaves Reviews, where we give our listeners an audible edition of our online music reviews. … read more

Episode #441 – Persona 749

In this episode, PERSONA 749 members joined me at the SLUG headquarters where they spoke about their upcoming debut album. … read more

Episode #440 – Cautious Clay

Cautious Clay, aka Joshua Karpeh, is a singer/songwriter and producer from Cleveland, Ohio. … read more

Episode #439 – Boyfriend Sushi Town

In today’s episode, the guys talk about writing their second album, “Player,” and how that move to Chicago actually didn’t go as planned. … read more

Episode #438 – Bad Luck Brigade

Bad Luck Brigade is a five-member band from Logan, Utah. In this episode, they define their jazzy hip-hop sound and discuss some of the technicalities they’ve discovered together. … read more

Episode #437 – The Mellons

The Mellons are a four-piece baroque pop band residing in Salt Lake City and Provo Utah. The band formed in 2020, and was signed by the label Earth Libraries in...

Episode #436 – Goldmyth

Goldmyth is a harpist and singer-songwriter in Provo who crafts dreamy, indie-pop melodies. She chats about balancing motherhood with a successful music career and debuts some unreleased music. … read more

Episode #435 – Over Under

The guys from Over Under reminisce about their time on tour and what they realized about themselves when their dreams became reality. … read more

Episode #434 – Worlds Worst

Worlds Worst talks about their first time recording in a studio, what they call the “slacker ethos” and how it’s actually crucial to their band’s sonic fingerprint. … read more

Episode #433 – Anaïs Chantal

Anaïs Chantal sits down with SLUG Soundwaves to discuss her new album Where Do I Go?? … read more

Episode #432 – future.exboyfriend

Tyler Harris and Ian Kirby from psych-pop group future.exboyfriend sit down with SLUG Soundwaves to chat about breakups, playing Kilby Block Party and getting high at the gym. … read more

Episode #431 – Casio Ghost

Western surf-rock outfit Casio Ghost chat about the authenticity of playing actual instruments and existential inspirations in their music, such as the writings of Albert Camus. … read more

Episode #430 – Elowyn

In an exclusive interview with SLUG Soundwaves, psychedelic singer-songwriter Elowyn debuts never-before-heard songs from her upcoming album release. … read more

Episode #429 – The Apathetics

SLUG Soundwaves sat down with not one, not two, but all four members of The Apathetics! The band chats about the intersection between pop-punk, emo-punk and skate-punk. … read more

Episode #428 – Gonk

In an interview with SLUG Soundwaves, guitarist and vocalist Alex Sandoval of Gonk explains why people call their music "punk for kids." … read more

Episode #427 – RIP Cassette

Mark Dressman of RIP Cassette chats about quarter life crises, wrestling with dissonance and "looking back on this phase of [your] life as if they were polaroid pictures." … read more

Episode #426 – Lindsay Heath Orchestra

Multi-instrumentalist Lindsay Heath chats about the landscapes she visualizes when composing songs and the addition of heavier metal elements to her eight-piece orchestra. … read more

Episode #425 – Rachael Jenkins

Rachael Jenkins talks about their lyrics-first approach to songwriting, struggles with identity after leaving the LDS church and signing with a record label after posting songs on TikTok.  … read more

Episode #424 – Zaza Historia VanDyke

VanDyke chats about transitioning from playing in a classical orchestra to improvising as both a solo singer-songwriter and half of nu metal band DOOMCUPCAKE.  … read more

Episode #423 – Andrew Aguilera

Electronic musician Andrew Aguilera talks about his various projects, including Angel Magic and Mooninite, as well as his recent forays into ambient music. … read more

Episode #422 – Anode

In an interview with SLUG Soundwaves, Joe Phillips (aka Anode) discusses his obsession with rhythm and the lack of rules in creating electronic music. … read more

Episode #421 – Dante Lerae

Ambient electronic artist Dante Lerae reflects on his diverse range of musical influences from classical jazz to Daft Punk in this meditative, transcendental episode. … read more

Episode #420 – Sleep Cult

Ahead of their set at SLUG Picnic on Saturday, July 22, Isaac and Bryson from Sleep Cult chat with SLUG Soundwaves about their musical journey. … read more