Velour’s Summer Battle of the Bands Review

With only a margin of five points between first place and third place- PIPES took home a well-deserved win. June 21, 2017 By Cherish DeGraaf The atmosphere was full of energy and excitement at Velour’s Summer Battle of the Bands Finals. Patrons came from all over the state, just to see … Continue reading

Exclusive: Review of Velour’s 8th Annual Slumber Party

  A Narrative Of The Night   February 3, 2017 By Alastair Scheuermann The house, dressed in decor generally reserved for midwestern banquets, holds a happy number of bright-eyed locals. Anticipation fills the room, calmly held in place by the familiar sandalwood aroma. The lights dim, and Velour opens up its … Continue reading

Exclusive: Emmalie Arntz of Pipes

  Every band has a story.   January 31, 2017 By Mary Bagley From beginning to end, every band has their very own story line about how they came into existence. This last week I had the opportunity to sit down with Emmalie Arntz of Pipes, and learn about their story … Continue reading

Exclusive: Velour Battle of the Bands Recap – Night 2

See what we thought of the second night of Velour’s 2016 Summer Battle of the Bands preliminaries.   June 22nd, 2016   Last night, the week long display of local talent continued as locals gathered together at Velour for the second night of Battle of the Bands. Starting things off … Continue reading