IDLES @ The Union 5.17

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

Kilby Block Party 5 @ Utah State Fairpark 5/10-5/12

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

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

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

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 and Pink Floyd. … read more

Review: Taylor Swift – The Tortured Poets Department

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

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

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 for herself. … read more

“Joyful Catharsis”: Mannequin Pussy Wants You to Scream

“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

Localized: Chegoya

Localized: Chegoya
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Named after a beloved, now-closed convenience store by West High School, Chegoya consists of a quartet of musicians dedicated to the art of free-flowing, minimally-structured jazz. … read more