News: Shows This Week (4/5 – 4/9)

Love local music? Here’s what’s going on in your neck of the woods.   Velour Live Music Gallery Friday, April 8th, indie/electronic band New Shack will be releasing their new EP. They will be supported by Coral Bones and DRAPE. Tickets are $8 online. Saturday, April 9th, The Brocks will be headlining, with… Continue reading

News: UVU To Host Benefit Concert to End Sexual Exploitation

UVU invites musicians from the valley to raise awareness about sexual exploitation.   This Wednesday in the UVU Grand Ballroom, local musicians will be raising funds for the National Center On Sexual Exploitation. The NCOSE was founded in 1962 “in order to address the connections between pornography and sex trafficking, violence against women… 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: Velour Owner Battling Kidney Disease

Corey Fox, Provo cultural icon and owner of Velour Live Music Gallery, is looking for a kidney donor.   Velour Live Music Gallery owned the Provo music scene for the first three months of this year. As they celebrated their 10th anniversary, Velour consistently sold out shows as they hosted reunions, album releases, and even Space… Continue reading

News: Shows This Week (3/29 – 4/2)

  Check out this week’s shows at all the major Utah Valley venues – plus some special events you won’t find anywhere else.   Velour Live Music Gallery On Wednesday, March 30th, Velour Live Music Gallery is set to host Star Crossed Loners, Reno’s Liam Cahill , Sarah Degraw, and Paul Travis… 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

Review: Strike Gold EP – Arloe

The Strike Gold EP features polished production, unique sounds, and stirring vocals that would make Capital Cities proud.   Arloe is the alias of Provo, UT based electronic musician Parker Edwards. Edwards has spent the last 9 months honing and perfecting his craft. It’s apparent that this guy has a keen… Continue reading