News: The Solarists Release a New Single In Preparation For Their Homecoming Show

  “I know that you’ll reach your dream, girl.”   February 2, 2017 In preparation for their homecoming show at Velour this weekend (Feb 3), The Solarists released a new single, “Dream Girl”, accompanied by a stellar and dreamy lyric video made by Chris Peterson and Scott McIntosh. The song is incredibly … Continue reading

News: University Place Opens New Park, Celebrates With Music

Four Provo acts will perform as part of The Orchard’s grand opening celebration.   October 6, 2016 On Monday, University Place opened The Orchard – an urban park now at the heart of what was once simply University Mall. Over the last five years, the Woodbury Corporation has been working to transform the mall … Continue reading

Review: The Solarists – Strange Love

Well produced, well performed, and not afraid to challenge conventions, “Strange Love” is another great addition to the Provo music collection.   Formed in October of last year, The Solarists have quickly made a name for themselves within the Provo music scene by playing free shows at The Garage, performing well … Continue reading

News: Grey Glass and The Solarists To Release New Music at Dual EP Release Show

“I thought it would be a good idea to come together… Music isn’t about competition, it’s about bringing people together.” Tomorrow the bands Grey Glass and The Solarists will each release EP’s at a dual EP release show at Velour Live Music Gallery in downtown Provo. Grey Glass is an established … Continue reading

Exclusive: Velour Battle of the Bands Recap – Night 4

  Night four was a night full of fun, interesting music, and what was said to be the closest the scores have ever been between two bands.   June 24th, 2016   When it came time for the music to start, I was expecting a band to kick off the … Continue reading

News: The Solarists Headline at New Venue

The Solarists are set to perform tonight at The Garage, a new Provo venue that provides free events.   Five blocks south of Center Street at 162 East and 500 South sits the latest addition to Provo’s growing list of concert venues: The Garage. Founded by Provo musicians Gavin McMahan … Continue reading

News: Bone Shack Open For Business

A collaboration between two successful Provo musicians, Bone Shack offers a comfortable recording environment and an impressive final product   Last week, Cat Leavy – one half of the darkwave/electronic duo New Shack – played to a sold out crowd at Velour Live Music Gallery. A gifted vocalist, Leavy’s delicate voice floats effortlessly … Continue reading

News: Shows This Week (2/15 – 2/20)

You’ve got a fever – and the only prescription is more local music.   Velour Live Music Gallery This Thursday, February 18th, Velour is having another reunion night with A Film In The Ballroom, Broke City, Abby Normal, and Al Deans of Quasi Stellar Radio. Tickets are $8 dollars in advance, $10 at … Continue reading

News: This Week’s Shows

All the shows you should be seeing this week in Provo, Utah.   Velour Live Music Gallery Damien Jurado – a well established recording artist and Velour favorite from Seattle, WA – will take the stage tomorrow night (Wednesday, January 27th) alongside Quiet House and Timmy The Teeth. Tickets are $12 … Continue reading