SLUG Mag’s Localized is the monthly, local music showcase founded in 2001 as a way for local musicians to receive recognition for their work. The monthly showcase provides bands playing with free posters to promote the show, a write-up in SLUG Magazine for the two headliners, payouts and digital promotion.

Localized: Micon Guru

Localized: Micon Guru
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Local artist Micon Guru is a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to his music style, mixing his Nigerian afrobeat roots with a modern-style execution. … read more

Localized: Young Spit

Localized: Young Spit
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Young Spit is not your average Utah artist—he’s constantly challenging both musical and social barriers, and we never know how he’ll surprise us next. … read more

Localized: In Your Grave

Localized: In Your Grave
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In Your Grave wear their early-aughts, nu-metal influences on their sleeve, pulling liberally from all corners of the metal/hardcore universe and beyond. … read more

Localized: Anonymous

Localized: Anonymous
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Anonymous combines a variety of musical backgrounds and stylistic preferences to form a metal-tinged punk sound “[like] taking a chainsaw to another chainsaw.” … read more

Localized: MSKING

Localized: MSKING
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SLC’s grunge-inspired trio MSKING is inspired by a multitude of different artists and genres, making their music layered and meticulous. … read more

Localized: The Zissous

Localized: The Zissous
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The Zissous consist of four Wes Anderson and ’70s-era punk lovers who are poised and ready to make a name for themselves in the local music scene. … read more

Localized: The Painted Roses

Localized: The Painted Roses
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The Painted Roses deliver a diverse, psychedelic sound that reflects the close-knit music community of their Logan hometown. … read more

Localized: Musor

Localized: Musor
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Musor is a three-piece psychedelic rock band who keep their shows unique by trying something different every time. … read more

SLUG Localized: Stand-Up Comedy Showcase

SLUG Localized: Stand-Up Comedy Showcase
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This Localized showcase boasts an impressive and eclectic group of stand-up comedians; each one brings a unique and hilarious perspective. … read more

Localized: Anaïs Chantal

Localized: Anaïs Chantal
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As Anaïs Chantal’s musical journey evolves, her perseverance, angelic voice and ear for production are sure signs of a prolific career. … read more