News: New Operation Encore Album Features Two Provo Veterans

Andrew Wiscombe and The Real Doug Lane are celebrating the release of their veteran music project this week.   November 14, 2016 Utah-based musicians Andrew Wiscombe and The Real Doug Lane are celebrating the release of Operation Encore: Monuments with a concert at Muse Music in Provo on November 18, 2016. Operation Encore… Continue reading

Exclusive: James Junius on Austin City Limits and Heartland Shoegaze

  “The world always seems to have a shortage of kind, loving people, and if you can be that within your social group or community, then you are making difference.”   James Junius is a budding singer/songwriter out of Ephraim, Utah. A graduate of Snow College, he recently relocated to Salt… Continue reading

Review: The River, The Lark, The Pine – Andrew Wiscombe

What this DIY country album lacks in polish, it makes up for in heart. Wiscombe is a talented songwriter who knows how to reach the hearts of his listeners.   Andrew Wiscombe is the working class man of the music scene in these parts. While many musicians here approach their stage… Continue reading

News: Local Veterans Participate in National Music Project

Andrew Wiscombe and Doug Lane are representing the Provo music scene as part of Operation Encore.   April 26, 2016 Those who attended the Muse Music Songwriter Showdown this year were lucky enough to experience the music of singer/songwriters Andrew Wiscombe and Doug Lane. Lane’s performances make great use of dynamics,… Continue reading

Exclusive: Muse Music Songwriter Showdown Finals

  Muse Music’s 2016 Songwriter Showdown comes to an exciting conclusion   For an explanation of the event, click here. Click here to read our full rundown of Thursday night’s preliminaries. Click here to read our summary of Friday night’s preliminaries. A spirit of camaraderie was present before the start… Continue reading

Exclusive: Muse Songwriter Showdown Night 2

  Consistent performances make for a strong second night of the Songwriter Showdown   In case you missed it, check out our coverage of the Thursday night round of the Songwriter Showdown! Click here. I’ve been to Muse many times before, and the one thing that is always present there is a… Continue reading

Exclusive: Surprise Twists and Turns at Songwriter Showdown’s First Night

All bets were off last night at Muse Music’s Annual Songwriter Showdown. Check out our exclusive coverage of the event.   Make sure to read our coverage of the second round of preliminaries here. When the doors to Muse Music opened at 8PM last night, we were greeted by the… Continue reading

News: Songwriter Showdown Starts Tonight

A longstanding tradition continues tonight at Muse Music in Downtown Provo. Who will be named the best songwriter in Provo?   Read our recap of the 1st round of preliminaries here. Read the recap of round 2 here. Read who won here. Tonight, Muse Music will be hosting their annual… Continue reading

News: Muse Begins a Weekend of Folk

Muse Music is providing a weekend of folk – a genre that holds a special place in the hearts of Happy Valley residents.   “Really, Utah County is the story of America,” says local folk/country artist Andrew Wiscombe about why folk music resonates with people in the valley. “Hard working people who made… Continue reading

News: See Who’s Playing This Week

See what’s going on at all the local venues.   Velour Live Music Gallery Velour is celebrating their 10 year anniversary on Wednesday, January 13. This is Velour’s actual anniversary, and they’re celebrating with a private event. If you’ve gotten an invite, kudos to you. If not, don’t worry!  The New Electric… Continue reading