Review: Ryan Rostrom Album Release

From face-melting solos, to soulful lyrics. March 10, 2017 If you enjoy face melting guitar solos, soulful and intricate guitar covers, and an overall Steve Vai/Joe Satriani mix–then Ryan Rostrom’s new album will definitely speak to your core. If you haven’t heard of these guitar gods, or aren’t too familiar … Continue reading

News: University Place Opens New Park, Celebrates With Music

Four Provo acts will perform as part of The Orchard’s grand opening celebration.   October 6, 2016 On Monday, University Place opened The Orchard – an urban park now at the heart of what was once simply University Mall. Over the last five years, the Woodbury Corporation has been working to transform the mall … Continue reading

News: Utah Music Award Winners Announced

  September 19, 2016 Last Saturday, the 2016 Utah Music Awards took place at the Covey Center for the Arts in Downtown Provo, Utah. Awards were given for the winners of 16 different categories. Nominees included artists like Brickson, [NATIVE/TONGUE], TREN, and Whitney Lusk. These nominees were selected out of 128 project … Continue reading

News: Release Roundup – 5 Releases You Need to Hear

  Several music groups in the Provo/Orem area have all decided to release albums and singles this week. See what the local scene is putting out.   Westward The Tide There’s been a lot of hype surrounding Westward the Tide’s new EP, Microphone Heart. We covered the release of their … Continue reading

News: Provo Celebrates Its 167th Anniversary

  On its 167th birthday, Provo City explores the history of a notable Provo music composition, promotes the local scene, and releases a goofy music video.   Today marks the 167th anniversary of Provo’s founding. In honor of the occasion, Provo City is hosting a Provo Founders’ Day celebration today at Provo Pioneer … Continue reading

Review: Paradigm – Foreign Figures

Paradigm finds Foreign Figures close to perfecting their craft. While at times formulaic, this is an improvement on the sound of their previous release.   Foreign Figures is at it again. Provo’s resident radio friendly pop/rock group is releasing a new, full-length album this Friday – April 1st. These guys are workhorses, and they … Continue reading

News: A Huge Weekend For The Provo Music Scene

There are some big things going on in the Provo music scene: from American Idol results to major music releases   The music scene has become an integral part of Provo’s culture. While the average resident may only know about the breakout successes of Imagine Dragons and Neon Trees, the musicians and producers … Continue reading

Exclusive: Na-G on Faith, Marriage, and The Provo Rap Scene

  Na-G’s influences are an impressive blend of rap, indie folk, pop, and literature.   Provo rapper Na-G released his debut album, Hey Na-G, on November 11th, 2015. We loved the album, so naturally we had to reach out to him and ask him about his music. See what he … Continue reading

Review: Come Alive EP – Foreign Figures

While musically very impressive, Foreign Figures should improve on their lyrics as they prepare for future releases   Foreign Figures has worked hard to leave their mark on the Provo music scene. The work they’ve put into their music over the last year and a half has been impressive to say the least. … Continue reading

News: Foreign Figures To Release First Single From Upcoming Album

Listen to Foreign Figures’ new song, “Force of Nature”   Foreign Figures is set to release a new single, “Force of Nature,” tonight as part of Velour Live Music Gallery’s 10th Anniversary Celebration. The song comes from their first full length album, tentatively set for release early this April. When asked why … Continue reading