Review: letlive. – The Blackest Beautiful

Review: letlive. – The Blackest Beautiful
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Starting on a great note with the awful production quality and muddy vocals on “Banshee (Ghost Fame),” right away this is a painful album to struggle through. … read more

Local Review: Anthems – Bridges

Local Review: Anthems – Bridges
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Immediately opening with the aggressive “Bridge Burner,” which uses the imagery of a burning bridge to announce secession from a certain corrupt nation, Bridges is a five-song anthem against political hypocrisy and our national apathy. … read more

Review: Man Overboard – Heart Attack

Review: Man Overboard – Heart Attack
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With a motto like “Defend Pop Punk,” it shouldn’t be surprising when a band like Man Overboard sticks pretty heavily to the formula. … read more

Review: Alkaline Trio

Review: Alkaline Trio
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After 17 years and album after album, it’s likely that you’ve heard of Alkaline Trio, and you know what you’re getting into on My Shame Is True. … read more

Run The Jewels @ Urban Lounge 11.17 with Despot and Ratking

Run The Jewels @ Urban Lounge 11.17 with Despot and...
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Run The Jewels brought their trademark brand of intelligent thuggin’ to Urban Lounge, bringing along fellow hip-hop artist Despot and the rap group Ratking. SLC brought its A-game too—the house was packed for an excellent and energetic set. … read more

Review: Sleeping With Sirens – Feel

Review: Sleeping With Sirens – Feel
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It’s funny, I never thought about Sleeping With Sirens being an overly poppy band, but after listening to Feel, it’s pretty hard to ignore. … read more

Review: Ohvaur

Review: Ohvaur
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Opening with one of the chunkiest bass lines in recent memory, A Memories Chase is an album as musically powerful as the story that led up to it. … read more

2014 Salt Lake Comic Con: 09.04-06

2014 Salt Lake Comic Con: 09.04-06
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All three days of the second year of Salt Lake Comic Con were packed to the brim with celebrity panels and events across the entire Salt Palace. Photography by Matt Brunk. … read more

Review: Authority Zero – Tipping Point

Review: Authority Zero – Tipping Point
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Does it count as having a favorite song if “favorite” describes half the songs on an album? … read more

Review: Bring Me The Horizon – Sempiternal

Review: Bring Me The Horizon – Sempiternal
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Continuing the theme of yelling at faith, established in their last album, Sempiternal doesn’t overly change the formula—and that’s not a bad thing. … read more