2011 WInter Dew Tour: Men’s/ Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle Championships

2011 WInter Dew Tour: Men’s/ Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle Championships
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Jared Mees & the Grown Children @ Urban Lounge 3/24

Jared Mees & the Grown Children @ Urban Lounge 3/24
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By the time Jared Mees and his “Grown Children” reached Salt Lake City, they had been touring for nearly a month.  Having just come off a couple of shows in Colorado the day before, and the Urban Lounge being more or less empty, I prepped myself for a slow, emotionless performance.  Not so.  This Oregon-based quintet seemed to exude energy throughout their entire performance.
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A-Trak @ Complex 05.10

A-Trak @ Complex 05.10
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Alain Macklovich a.k.a. A-Trak has been a busy man. One month ago, he left Coachella after playing a wild set with Duck Sauce mate Armand Van Helden and met up with Kid Sister and the Gaslamp Killer to kick off the Magic 8 Ball Tour. Serving partially as a pretext for A-Trak’s most current stage design, the tour spanned south from coast to coast twice, ending up in Salt Lake City last Tuesday. … read more

Trickonometry Film Premiere

Trickonometry Film Premiere
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On a sunny Saturday afternoon on the north side of Salt Lake, I pulled up to the Skate 4 Homies warehouse to the sight of more than 30 kids playing games of S-K-A-T-E and waiting for the doors to open for the premier of Technique skate shop’s 2011 skate film, Trickonometry. … read more

5050 BMX King Of The Mountain Dirt Contest @ Powder Mountain 08.20

5050 BMX King Of The Mountain Dirt Contest @ Powder...
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For the third year in a row, motocross fans from across the country flocked to Powder Mountain Resort for the Powder Mountain Motocross event. This year, 5050 BMX was on site with some of the best BMX dirt jumpers from around the world for their first annual King Of The Mountain dirt contest, a few of them from our very own state of Utah. … read more

Atmosphere @ The Complex 08.20

Atmosphere @ The Complex 08.20
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Atmosphere’s following has seemingly doubled in Utah since the hip hop duo played at In the Venue in 2009. On August 20, they packed The Complex full as they toured with Evidence and DJ Babu (originally from Dilated Peoples), Blueprint and Prof for their Family Vacation Tour. … read more

The Art of Flight (Snowboard)

The Art of Flight (Snowboard)
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X-Dance Screening: Thursday, Jan. 12 @ 7:30pm
After the success of That’s It, That’s All, some doubts began to surface as to whether Travis Rice and company’s second film, The Art of Flight, was going to live up to the hype. … read more

Blue Scholars, Bambu, Grynch and DJ Inphared, Burnell Washburn @ Urban 10.24

Blue Scholars, Bambu, Grynch and DJ Inphared, Burnell Washburn @...
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Blue Scholars have visited Salt Lake City a handful of times and have since gained a considerable following for an underground hip hop act in a city dominated by any genre other than. … read more

Salty Peaks’ Eighty Seven Movie Premiere @ Tower Theatre 11.02

Salty Peaks’ Eighty Seven Movie Premiere @ Tower Theatre 11.02
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On November 2, hundreds of snowboarders and snowboarding fans gathered at the Tower Theatre in Salt Lake City for the long awaited premiere of Salty Peaks’ first, full-length snowboard film titled Eighty Seven. … read more

Deer Tick, Guards, The Trappers @ Urban 11.09

Deer Tick, Guards, The Trappers @ Urban 11.09
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On November 9, hundreds of Deer Tick fans packed into the Urban Lounge for a sold out show with Guards and Salt Lake City’s own The Trappers opening. … read more