Review: Microphone Heart – Westward the Tide

Westward the Tide reinvent themselves on their latest album. The results are a wonderful addition to the tapestry of Provo music.   Since coming together with their current lineup in January 2013, Westward the Tide has been working hard to gain a following, and they have seen success in a way most… 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: Westward The Tide Releases Single Ahead of New Album

  Westward The Tide gears up for the release of their brand new EP   A week ago today, Westward The Tide released the single, “Wildlife” in anticipation of their forthcoming EP, Microphone Heart – due out April 1st, 2016. The band has had a busy and exciting year. They played Rooftop… Continue reading

News: Velour Schedules Encore After Sold-out Show

Sold-out Show Brings The National Parks, Westward The Tide, and Brumby Back to Velour   Last night’s show featuring The National Parks, Westward The Tide, and Brumby was the best selling show in Utah all last week, selling out in only 4 days. [1] Parking in downtown Provo at 7 PM was… Continue reading

News: Velour 10th Anniversary Celebration Continues

After a huge first show, Velour Live Music Gallery’s 10th Anniversary Celebration will follow up with an equally satisfying offering. Tonight’s show at Velour Live Music Gallery featuring The National Parks, Westward The Tide, and Brumby has been the best selling show in Utah all week, and sold out in just a matter… Continue reading

News: Kindred Dead, Mojave Nomads, and Young North At Kilby Court

With all the buzz around Velour’s 10th Anniversary, it’s easy to miss other killer shows.   Velour Live Music Gallery has been busy the last few weeks. After completing renovations in preparation for a grueling and extensive schedule of high profile EP release, reunion, and all-star shows, their 10th Anniversary celebrations officially… Continue reading

News: Start 2016 Off Right With This Week’s Shows

Venues in Provo have all booked huge shows for the first weekend in 2016. A new year brings new hope, new dreams, and a renewed sense of purpose and focus. That new-year energy will be felt in Provo all this week as the music scene kicks it in to high gear.… Continue reading

Velour Announces 10th Year Anniversary Celebration

  Velour celebrates a decade of music with 8 weeks of stellar shows.   On January 13, 2016, Velour Live Music Gallery turns 10 years old. Opened on Friday the 13th, 2006, a lot has changed in ten years. For example, check out who Velour had on the bill for their… 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