POSTED // Nov 21,2013 - Though there are exceptions, it usually takes a substantial amount of time to become a worthwhile and entertaining rapper, one who is unique and not just a fusion of his influences
POSTED // Nov 11,2013 - Since he first announced a sequel to the cult-classic SLC Punk this summer, director James Merendino has maintained that the film’s followup, SLC Punk 2: Punk’s Dead, will not, by any means, be filmed in Salt Lake City.
POSTED // Oct 23,2013 - This town sure as hell isn’t what it used to be. For starters, the moral capital of the West used to be filled with men who would shoot one another over card games and floozies—at least, that’s how history remembers it,
POSTED // Sep 18,2013 - “I know I made quite a few people angry with that film, punks in general,” says director James Merendino about his low-budget indie film SLC Punk. “I was definitely entering a world of pain by making a movie about punk rock
POSTED // Aug 15,2013 - In summer 1991, Damon Riddick sat patiently behind his keyboard at a small studio in Reno, Nev., wondering if the infamous lip-syncing crew Milli Vanilli was ever going to show up.
POSTED // Aug 1,2013 - Earlier this year, seminal Rhymesayers emcee Aesop Rock and Moldy Peaches anti-folk singer Kimya Dawson teamed up to form the band The Uncluded, which, for lack of a better term, falls under the genre folk-rap
POSTED // Jun 27,2013 - For the third year in a row, CrucialFest returns to Salt Lake City, with nearly 70 local and regional metal, punk and hardcore artists performing at 12 different venues for four straight days, June 26-29.