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

News: The Str!ke Drops An “Atom Bomb” On Fans

We Are The Strike has a new, but familiar, name. By Zach Collier October 19, 2014 After a winning the Gigg Stadium of Fire competition in 2013, opening for Kelly Clarkson, delivering highly polished local performances at various venues around town, and then playing a wildly successful show at Rooftop Concert… Continue reading

News: Claire Elise Launches Low Ceilings Release Tour

By Zach Collier October 16, 2014 You may have heard her voice singing to you in a cafe or floating over a captivated audience at an acoustic performance night downtown. Her name is Claire Elise, and she is clever, spunky, and a dang good musician. One reviewer said, “Claire is so effortlessly… Continue reading

News: Neon Trees To Headline Rooftop Concert Series

Neon Trees just announced as the surprise headliner for this Friday’s show By Gabe Mcadams October 1, 2014 Rooftop Concert Series is celebrating their 5th Year Anniversary on Friday, October 3, 2014 at 7:00 pm. For this special show, Rooftop Concert Series and Google Fiber have been working secretly to bring Provo’s… Continue reading