National album reviews for Alex Calder, Beech Creeps, Björk, The Black Ryder, Catholic Girls, Connie Converse, Crowhurst, The Crown, The Dad Horse Experience, Doldrums, Doomtree, Dwell, Ghost Bath, Good Riddance, Hanni El Khatib, Hardcore Crayons, Harm’s Way, High Ends, Howardian, Jeff Rosenstock, JImmy Whispers, John Carpenter, Justin Symbol, Liturgy, Manilla Road, Marching Church, Marie Davidson, Metatag, Moon Duo, Mount Eerie, The Mountain Goats, The Myrrors, Napalm Death, Nic Hessler, Night Demon, Pale Blue, The Pop Group, Portion Control, Purity Ring, Ricked Wicky, Royal Thunder, Saxon, The Skints, Slutever, The Soft Moon, Swahili, Swervedriver, Torche, Wand, Waxahatchee, Will Butler, Young Guv
Saturday, Feb. 28, marked the second and final contest of the 15th annual SLUG Games ski/snowboard series, SLUG Games: Slash Bash Presented By Ken Garff Fiat. Housed once again at the base of Millicent at Brighton Resort, over 100 competitors turned up for their chance at local fame and a sack full of goodies.
Perhaps it’s not too dramatic to say that listening to The Soft Moon is like wading into the riptide of a black pool—to immerse yourself in the tremulous and unpredictable forces of the project’s single visionary, Luis Vasquez.
On April 23, Pierpont Place will host the Foodtrepreneur Festival. The first of its kind, this free event will highlight local food-and-beverage brands. There will be a panel where guests can pick the brains of some of the top foodtrepreneurs in Salt Lake City and later, hobnob with more than 30 local companies.
Product reviews for Radical! Gloves’ Generic Mitten, Two Tumbleweeds Mixology Dice and Valve’s Portal Jacket.
Comic book reviews for Clive Barker’s Next Testament Vol. 2, The Fade Out, Vol. 1, G.I. Joe Volume 1: The Fall of G.I. Joe, The Life After, Vol. 1, Revelations, The Rocketeer: Complete Adventures Trade Paperback, Star Trek: Harlan Ellison’s City On The Edge of Forever, Star Trek: Golden Key Archives Volume 3, and Weird Love, Vol. 1: You Know You Want It.
Book reviews for Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys.: A Memoir, Grumpy Cat: A Grumpy Book, The Grumpy Guide to Life: Observations by Grumpy Cat, Helen Keller Really Lived, I Found My Friends: The Oral History Of Nirvana, The Modern Savage: Our Unthinking Decision to Eat Animals, and Robin Robertson’s Vegan Without Borders: Easy Everyday Meals from Around the World.
Spilt Ink has been rapidly taking over the screen-printing scene in Utah—their success has resulted in their recent relocation to make room for expansions. With all the expansions Spilt Ink has undergone in the past year, Jeremy Conder believes that the integrity of the operation is something that will never be sacrificed.
As of this past January, Counterpoint Studios is the official studio space for Midnight Records (MRP) and Utah Arts Alliance’s (UAA) Recording Arts Program. MRP are dedicated to making high-quality recording at Counterpoint Studios affordable for local musicians, where every aspect of Counterpoint’s construction was built to revolve around sound.