Local Reviews: Johnny Utah

Local Reviews: Johnny Utah
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Johnny 3:16 is a massive collaborative effort with over 15 emcees and producers lending Johnny Utah a hand on the album, including well-known locals Linus Stubbs, Yoga Flame Kane and Brisk One. The wide variety of beats keeps your ears from glazing over. … read more

Local Reviews: Chivers Timbers – Freedom + Stability

Local Reviews: Chivers Timbers – Freedom + Stability
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Chivers Timbers’ debut release is a 10-track ode to lo-fi rock n’ roll with a little reggae infusion. The album blends together sounds that were heard more prominently in the early ‘90s—the acoustic guitar taking the lead while the electric provides harmonics in the background. 

 

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Local Review: Omeed the Nag – Status

Local Review: Omeed the Nag – Status
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Omeed has a nice Aesop Rock sort of gritty feel to his voice, but he does this half-rap-half-sing-song thing that sounds silly. Status isn’t a bad album, but it sounds no different and no better than the same cookie-cutter hip hop that we’re all so tired of. … read more

Shawn Woods – The Self-Made Athlete

Shawn Woods – The Self-Made Athlete
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Woods is fast—he knows it—and he’s beginning to smell success. SLUG met with him while he trained for Bobsled and Skeleton at the Athletic Republic world headquarters in Park City … read more

The Bee @ The Leonardo 10.10

The Bee @ The Leonardo 10.10
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By founding The Bee, a series of storytelling competitions, Giuliana Serena and Francesca Rosa have filled a void of literary events in Salt Lake City. … read more

Burtons The B Movie Premiere

Burtons The B Movie Premiere
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The Burton Tour, sponsored by Corona, Amp, Transworld Snowboarding and Snowboard Canada Mag, made its fourth stop in snowboard Mecca, Salt Lake City, Utah on October 6.  The action started in front of the Gateway Megaplex at 5:30 with an autograph signing including Burton pro’s Mason Aguirre, Danny Davis, Kevin Pearce, Gabi Vitteri, and Utah’s very own Jeremy Jones. See more photos Here … read more

Dinobots “Never Gonna Get It” Premiere at Westminster

Dinobots “Never Gonna Get It” Premiere at Westminster
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The Dinobot premieres their first video “Never Gonna Get it” at Westminster … read more

Satch’s Put That In Your Pipe and Jib It!

Satch’s Put That In Your Pipe and Jib It!
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If you happened to be at Brighton Resort on January 9, you probably came across the aptly named Put That In Your Pipe and Jib It competition at the top of the Majestic lift. … read more

The Northface Masters 2010: Stop 1

The Northface Masters 2010: Stop 1
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After two long days of suspension due to crappy weather, the 3rd annual Northface Masters kicked off on a beautiful morning on Monday, January 25.  If you’ve never heard of it, the North Face Masters is one of the first big-mountain snowboarding competition tours meant to help bring back what some riders feel is the root of snowboarding, riding deep pow and hucking yourself off cliffs.  The Masters fills a huge competition gap in snowboarding, with less than a handful of other big-mountain competitions in the United States today.   
 
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2010 Reel Rock Tour @ Tower Theater

2010 Reel Rock Tour @ Tower Theater
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On Wednesday September 29,  350 rock-climbing enthusiasts packed themselves into the Tower Theater for a showing of 6 rock-climbing films—First Round First Minute, The Hardest Move, Origins: The Hulk, Down and Out and Under, Fly or Die and the Swiss Machine. … read more