If These Snowboards Could Talk

If These Snowboards Could Talk
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Laura Hadar grew up in a trailer park with four siblings outside of Aspen Colorado. She scored a sponsorship from Oakley at 16-years-old, only three years after she started boarding.

Pet Peeves, an Animal Collective Interview

Pet Peeves, an Animal Collective Interview
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The Lewis and Clark of the sound spectrum, Animal Collective’s psych-folk noise-rock agenda brings even the harshest critics to their knees. … read more

Tyrannosaurus Rx: A Conversation With Indie-Rock’s Most Prominent Pharmacists

Tyrannosaurus Rx: A Conversation With Indie-Rock’s Most Prominent Pharmacists
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It’s hard to accurately describe in print the music that Ted Leo and the Pharmacists produce. Leo, the band’s spokesman and chief songwriter, draws inspiration from many different sources, including

The Mexican Body Bag

The Mexican Body Bag
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Since the Jazz are going to make the playoffs this month, I thought it would be a great idea to write about one of my favorite things in the world,

 
 
Promoting Feminism in the Classroom and the Punk-Rock World

Promoting Feminism in the Classroom and the Punk-Rock World
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When 35-year-old Renae Bryant isn’t teaching fifth grade, you can find her touring with her band All or Nothing Hardcore or running On the Rag Records—a label dedicated to releasing

SLUG Magazine Off-Roads SXSW ’07

SLUG Magazine Off-Roads SXSW ’07
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2007 was a stellar year for SXSW. With over 2000 bands populating 40-plus venues on a crowded downtown Austin, Texas you’re bound to run into some great … and not so great live shows. … read more

UGS: United Gallery Stroll

UGS: United Gallery Stroll
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Salt Lake City has many cultural events to offer its residents, some of which are easier on the wallet than others. Salt Lake Gallery Stroll is held the third Friday

Bellyography: Halima – April 2007

Bellyography: Halima – April 2007
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In Arabic Halima translates as ‘quiet one,’ but there’s nothing quiet about this lady’s expressive dancing and her dynamic troupe, Desert Gypsies. … read more

Dear Dickheads – April 2007

Dear Dickheads – April 2007

For those who don’t know what ghost riding the whip is, it is where you drive your car at three to five miles per hour, shift the car into neutral, turn up your music all the way and dance Dance DANCE all around and on top of your car. … read more

Contributor Limelight: Mitch Meyer

Contributor Limelight: Mitch Meyer

“Aperture, aperture!” This is the elusive calling card of photographer Mitch Meyer. … read more