On this week’s episode, JP sits down with Art Raymond and Bianca Shreeve from the SLC Mayor’s office to talk about the new City Kickstarter project; Jeffrey Steadman from YELP drops by to talk about the best tapas restaurants; and SLUG writer Megan Kennedy interviews Sara Hansen from C.A.W.S. about the work they do for homeless pets in Utah. Plus, brand new music from Michael Gross & The Statuettes and Timmy The Teeth. The Melvins are gearing up to set a world record by playing a show in every U.S. state and Washington DC. What are your thoughts on their attempt? Call our automated voicemail line at 858-233-9324 and tell us your thoughts. You may get played on the show!

Host: JP
Executive Producer: Angela H. Brown
Lead Producer: Gavin Sheehan
Associate Producers: Ricky Vigil, Esther Meroño, ALexander Ortega, JP
Theme Song by Birthquake
Theme Producer: Jesse Ellis
Art Design & Logo: Thy Doan
Technical Designer: Kate O’Connor

Interviewers: JP, Megan Kennedy
Music This Episode: OK Ikumi, Michael Gross & The Statuettes, Mammoth, Timmy The Tooth, Palace Of Buddies

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Episode #340 – PK Opal

Episode #340 – PK Opal

Glittering Serpent, the first full-length from PK Opal, speaks to the current political moment and how queer art should resist capitalist production. … read more

Episode #339 – Commander Salamander

Episode #339 – Commander Salamander

On Commander Salamander’s debut album, Confidential Crocodile, the band spins an epic yarn about a brave Salamander who journeys ancient Egypt to restore balance to the world. … read more

Episode #338 – MSKING

Episode #338 – MSKING

The ability for two ideas to simultaneously contradict each other and still be true—this is at the heart of MSKING’s music. … read more

Episode #337 – Dad Bod

Episode #337 – Dad Bod

After releasing an EP and an album last year, Dad Bod is still finding their sound—with their most recent release of single “For Real,” they’re closer than ever. … read more

Episode #336 – Eichlers

Episode #336 – Eichlers

Eichler’s SCENE KIDS is an experimental, collaborative mixtape featuring artists from Salt Lake’s DIY music space, and it’s a testament to the talent teeming in the scene.  … read more

Episode #335 – Choice Coin

Episode #335 – Choice Coin

Choice Coin was the name Jared Montgomery had for a coin he relied on while traveling and living out of his car. When he came to a fork in the road, he’d flip it, follow it, and never look back. Now Montgomery leads the Choice Coin with Derek Wetenkamp on bass and Nate Harer on drums, and the group has just released its debut EP titled Too Tired to Eat; Too Hungry to Sleep.  … read more