Review: Na-G’s “Hey Na-G”

Hey Na-G features 8 impressive songs that deliver more hits than misses. An excellent demonstration of what the Provo rap scene has to offer.   Anyone who has ever seen Na-G perform is familiar with his near inexhaustible store of energy. He never stays still for long, jumping up and down, side to side… Continue reading

News: Jefferson & York Releases The Backyard EP

Jefferson & York releases live EP and accompanying videos.   Jefferson & York’s most recent release, The Backyard EP, is a collection of five live acoustic recordings – played sequentially on a warm summer night. In addition to the live-captured audio, the entire performance was filmed by cinematographer Daniel Kellis of Kellis… Continue reading

Merry Christmas from Reach Provo

To those of you who have found our little site here: Thank you for reading. We launched silently but swiftly, working hard to get up to date on everything that’s been going on in Provo. This last week has been an exciting one. Exhausting, but exciting. We now recognize that it probably… Continue reading

News: Belle Jewel Signed to Wish Granted Records

Wish Granted Records welcomes young starlet Belle Jewel into the fold.   Belle Jewel, ending a year long artist partnership with Gigg.com, has just signed to Wish Granted Records – a startup out of Provo that recently received preliminary funding from a small group of private investors. Headed by CEO Grant Fry, Wish… Continue reading

News: Brady Parks Performs Live at TEDx USU

Brady Parks, lead singer of The National Parks, performs a 20 minute set at Utah State University’s independently organized TEDx event. “So, being in a band we get to travel around a lot and play lots of music for a lot of people,” says Brady Parks to a crowded house… Continue reading

News: Carpoolparty Releases First Official Video

A daring new electronic genre meshes well with cinematic imagery. Electro-pop duo Carpoolparty, consisting of Danny and Mary Olguin, just released their first official music video, “Brick Houses.” The video features Carpoolparty’s signature imagery – retro 3D graphics, blocky text, video game sprites, and bright colors that delicately toe the line between… Continue reading

Interview: Jordan Ottesen Talks Couch Series Reboot

Earlier this year, The Couch Series creators Eden Wen and Nicolle Okoren announced that they were placing their beloved local talent series on “indefinite hiatus.” On their official Facebook page, they said:   As you most likely noticed, we haven’t put up a video in a long while… we simply haven’t the… Continue reading

Review: Something New For A Change – Mimi Knowles

Knowles’ official Debut EP doesn’t disappoint. In true Mimi fashion, what it lacks in finesse it makes up for in charisma.   To understand our review of this album, you need to know a little bit of history. Mimi Knowles’ music career has had its highs and its lows – the kind that will make… Continue reading

Exclusive: Locally Produced TV Show Highlights Provo Music and Culture

What seems like your typical Happy Valley neighborhood is home to an impressive music and television production team and studio. By Brittany Plothow November 12, 2014 Inside of a seemingly average house in Provo, a team of local music big-wigs produce a new television series called Backstage Avenue. What seems like… Continue reading

Exclusive: Red Yeti Finds Commercial Success – Literally

Provo band Red Yeti is breaking into the mainstream. By Brittany Plothow November 2, 2014 Sitting in the living room of a Provo home, the band members of Red Yeti talk business and branding. Of course, Red Yeti as a band is concerned with their musicianship, but above all else… Continue reading