Exclusive: Velour Battle of the Bands Recap – Finals

Velour’s 2016 Summer Battle of the Bands comes to a satisfying close.   June 27, 2016 After a week of covering Velour’s 2016 Summer Battle of the Bands, I have a few thoughts. First of all, I want to thank Velour for what they do for Provo’s music scene. They… Continue reading

Exclusive: Velour Battle of the Bands Recap – Night 1

If last night’s talent was any indication, this is going to be one competitive week.   June 21st, 2016   Day one of Velour’s Semi-Annual Battle of the Bands was as varied as one can expect a battle of the bands to be. Audience members got to listen to everything… Continue reading

Exclusive: Couch Series Creators Eden Wen and Nicolle Okoren

By Zach Collier October 7, 2014 “I loved YouTube channels like The Mahogany Series, 3iemeGauche, and the Berlin Sessions. They recorded local talent in an incredibly simple way and made the music wildly intimate. I wanted the same thing – but I wanted it on my couch.” So says Nicolle Okoren,… Continue reading