Localized – May 2009

Localized – May 2009
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This month SLUG’s Localized presents Palace of Buddies, Birthquake and openers The Buttery Muffins at Urban Lounge. … read more

The Advantages of Being the Little Guy: Desert Edge’s Chris Haas

The Advantages of Being the Little Guy: Desert Edge’s Chris...
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If you enter the Desert Edge Brewery at The Pub in Trolley Square from 500 East, you’ll see through a pair of double doors the untidy and cramped array of fermenters and tuns which is the playground of Head Brewer, Chris Haas. … read more

Mike Brown: My Afternoon at General Distributing

Mike Brown: My Afternoon at General Distributing
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I decided to head out to the local General Distributing plant to tour the facility and see if we could get any employees to drink with us. … read more

Real Life Renegade, Andy Leyba

Real Life Renegade, Andy Leyba
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“I’m a cutter, that’s why they call me Scratch,” Leyba let me know. Andy has a rich history of violent, aggressive, drunk behavior that has kept him in jail for the better part of the past decade. 
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Craft Lake City Artist: Carrie Eldredge

Craft Lake City Artist: Carrie Eldredge
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When not slaving away, Carrie Eldredge spends her time recycling. She recycles things that other people have discarded into her own art. … read more

Snug Life: The Jared Smith Story

Snug Life: The Jared Smith Story
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“He’s a swindler, a shyster, a cynical bastard.” “I would be fucked without him.” 28-year-old Jared Smith, more commonly known by the nickname Snuggles, has been pushing around the skate scene for more than 15 years. It all started for him back in Lawrenceville, Georgia. By the time he was 13, his mind was made––he ­would either fulfill a career as a skateboarder or produce the artwork on the bottom of the boards. … read more

Product Reviews – September 2009

Product Reviews – September 2009

Product reviews, including products from F1ND, Velo City Bags, Jansport and Shogo. … read more

Hyrum Summerhays

Hyrum Summerhays
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SLUG: What is Audio Space setup like? 
Summerhays: You know the scene on Back to the Future with the giant guitar amp?  It’s kind of like that. … read more

Jud Powell

Jud Powell
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When an average person walks into a room, they don’t think about how it could potentially be set up for proper sound diffusion, if the space has adequate reverberation time for the size of the ambient and/or if it is provided with low levels of reflection. Jud Powell can’t help but think about all of these factors and more. … read more

Damn Hell Ass Kings

Damn Hell Ass Kings
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We wallowed in gluttony, consuming everything we desired. For the night, this was our kingdom, this was our land. We lived like kings: damn hell-ass kings.  … read more