Review: Festive People – Parade EP

“Not only would we recommend this to everyone, but you would be hard pressed to find someone who didn’t think it was good.”   September 8th, 2016 Despite their name, the music of Festive People isn’t party music. If anything, it sounds more like the music that should play over a montage of footage… Continue reading

Exclusive: Stream Festive People’s New EP Before Its Release

Festive People’s new EP is available a day ahead of its release on Reach Provo. 2015 was a big year for Festive People. They won BYU’s Battle of the Bands in March, released their debut EP, opened for Journey at Stadium of Fire in July, and closed out the year… Continue reading

Editorial: Artists, Here’s Why You’re Not Getting Press

A little effort goes a long way. Creating an electronic press kit will greatly improve your odds of getting covered.   By Zach Collier Editor   At Reach Provo, our mission is to take the Provo music scene to new heights by raising public awareness and providing thoughtful analysis about… Continue reading

News: VanLadyLove to Release New EP This Friday

This Friday, VanLadyLove will release a follow-up to their 2014 debut.   VanLadyLove’s debut album, Love Matter, was released in 2014. That singular work garnered the band two Utah Music Awards, a place on VH1’s “Staff Picks of 2014,” and a trip to New York City to perform at the annual New Music… Continue reading

Exclusive: Claire Grayson Returns to Provo With Her Latest Outfit Neu Yeuth

Claire Grayson and Huntington Filson are Neu Yeuth. They’ll make their Provo city debut this weekend downtown.   Known in Provo for her contributions to the folk scene as well as her more recent electronic exploits, Claire Grayson will bring her electro-pop duo to Provo for the first time this Saturday at Velour… Continue reading

News: Shows This Week (4/19 – 4/23)

See what music events are going going on this week in Utah Valley.   Velour Live Music Gallery On Wednesday, April 20th, Playing Ghosts, The Thrill Collective, and Smile for the Captain will be providing a night of rock music. Tickets are $7 at the door (cash only). On Thursday,… Continue reading

Exclusive: Cody Humpherys of Rock the Canyon

Tomorrow, crowds will gather at the mouth of Rock Canyon in Provo for a night of acoustic music.   Provo’s outdoor acoustic music festival, Rock the Canyon, returns tomorrow for its third installment. We got to speak with Cody Humpherys, one of the founders of Rock the Canyon, about the event.… Continue reading

News: Audio West to Host Benefit Concert for Utah Rush

Tomorrow at Audio West, some of Provo’s popular acts will raise money for the Utah Rush – Utah’s Wheelchair Basketball team.   Aimee Vargas is a well known name in the Provo music scene. An avid Provo music fan, Vargas has been attending shows in the area ever since her… Continue reading

News: Shows This Week

Every show happening this week at every major venue in the Provo music scene.   Velour Live Music Gallery Things are getting busy this week for Velour. On Thursday, Cory Mon, Matt Lewis, Jeff Stone, and House of Lewis member Donnie Bonelli will perform as part of Velour’s 10th Anniversary Celebration. Joining them will… Continue reading

News: Velour 10th Anniversary Celebration Continues

After a huge first show, Velour Live Music Gallery’s 10th Anniversary Celebration will follow up with an equally satisfying offering. Tonight’s show at Velour Live Music Gallery featuring The National Parks, Westward The Tide, and Brumby has been the best selling show in Utah all week, and sold out in just a matter… Continue reading