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Soundwaves is a biweekly podcast produced by Salt Lake City's SLUG Magazine, an independent free monthly magazine published since 1989. An acronym for Salt Lake UnderGround, SLUG's podcast, Soundwaves, focuses on local musicians and their music or upcoming events in Salt Lake City. For more information visit slugmag.com.

Soundwaves is a biweekly podcast produced by Salt Lake City's SLUG Magazine, an independent free monthly magazine published since 1989. An acronym for Salt Lake UnderGround, SLUG's podcast, Soundwaves, focuses on local musicians and their music or upcoming events in Salt Lake City. For more information visit slugmag.com.

Location:

Salt Lake City, UT

Description:

Soundwaves is a biweekly podcast produced by Salt Lake City's SLUG Magazine, an independent free monthly magazine published since 1989. An acronym for Salt Lake UnderGround, SLUG's podcast, Soundwaves, focuses on local musicians and their music or upcoming events in Salt Lake City. For more information visit slugmag.com.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode #346 – MCKC

9/17/2020
MCKC processes the thoughts and feelings he can't bring himself to say plainly through his eponymous personal project.. … read more

Duration:00:02:00

Episode #345 – Sunhills

9/2/2020
Once skeptical of others' ability to understand him, Drew Kaluna learned that he could lean on others—that being vulnerable would make him, and Sunhills, better. … read more

Duration:00:21:53

Episode #344 – Pillars

8/24/2020
While quarantine has given B Zitting the opportunity to focus on a more experimental, production-focused EP, their bandmate Ryan Collenburg is integral to Pillars' aesthetic and sound. The band is currently working on two EPs in tandem, and both express an evolving facet of the band. … read more

Duration:00:16:50

Episode #343 – Martian Textilez

8/5/2020
Over the last decade Martian Textilez has been working on himself. From relationships to friendships to his own sense of masculinity, Textilez' sees opportunity for growth in almost everything. … read more

Duration:00:22:03

Episode #342 – PETR Chubak

7/22/2020
After years spent in his last project angrily expressing his relationship to depression, bipolar, anxiety and suicide, Teague Chubak realized he was only reinforcing the feelings he was trying to recover from. PETR Chubak became Chubak's new avenue for tackling these topics, now through a lens of positivity and a desire to be understood rather than merely heard. … read more

Duration:00:23:06

Episode #341 – World’s Worst

7/8/2020
World's Worst released their eponymous EP in April, and the album's themes of feeling stuck and rudderless hit different in the time of quarantine. … read more

Duration:00:12:14

Episode #340 – PK Opal

6/25/2020
Glittering Serpent, the first full-length from PK Opal, speaks to the current political moment and how queer art should resist capitalist production. … read more

Duration:00:17:40

Episode #339 – Commander Salamander

6/11/2020
On Commander Salamander's debut album, Confidential Crocodile, the band spins an epic yarn about a brave Salamander who journeys ancient Egypt to restore balance to the world. … read more

Duration:00:15:43

Episode #338 – MSKING

5/27/2020
The ability for two ideas to simultaneously contradict each other and still be true—this is at the heart of MSKING's music. … read more

Duration:00:16:56

Episode #337 – Dad Bod

5/14/2020
After releasing an EP and an album last year, Dad Bod is still finding their sound—with their most recent release of single "For Real," they're closer than ever. … read more

Duration:00:13:05

Episode #336 – Eichlers

4/29/2020
Eichler's SCENE KIDS is an experimental, collaborative mixtape featuring artists from Salt Lake's DIY music space, and it's a testament to the talent teeming in the scene. … read more

Duration:00:12:33

Episode #335 – Choice Coin

4/15/2020
Choice Coin was the name Jared Montgomery had for a coin he relied on while traveling and living out of his car. When he came to a fork in the road, he'd flip it, follow it, and never look back. Now Montgomery leads the Choice Coin with Derek Wetenkamp on bass and Nate Harer on drums, and the group has just released its debut EP titled Too Tired to Eat; Too Hungry to Sleep. … read more

Duration:00:11:39

Episode #334 – SoundMass

4/1/2020
The improvisational space rock band SoundMass planned to release their newest album this spring after playing another year of SXSW—until COVID-19 changed everything. … read more

Duration:00:18:57

Episode #333 – Milk Money

3/19/2020
This setting of Reckon, and the metaphors within, have presented a new method for the members of Milk Money to craft vulnerable songs. … read more

Duration:00:19:06

Episode #332 – Teenage Flying Disc

3/4/2020
After an intense period of self discovery late in high school playing with Dead Be Joint, Call sifted through through the chaos of working with a band of mismatched tastes and found the emotional means and energy to carve out his own musical identity as Teenage Flying Disc. … read more

Duration:00:13:46

Episode #331 – Wounded Knee

2/19/2020
When Mason Runs Through of Wounded Knee moved to Montana to work on a reservation, he was starved of the opportunity to share his music in live performance—but not for lack of trying. After two bad experiences trying to play his brand of socially conscious, Americana folk, he considered calling it quits and selling his gear. Thankfully, through collaboration with drummer Nick Hansen, Runs Through has found a rejuvenated energy for telling his stories. … read more

Duration:00:14:34

Episode #330 – Purr Bats

2/5/2020
For Kyrbir Is-p-, front man of Purr Bats, growing up gay in mid '80s Utah Valley meant living with an ever-present sense of doom. … read more

Duration:00:16:35

Episode #329 – Telepanther

1/22/2020
In anticipation of SLUG's February Localized Reunion show, Brice Obuko of Telepanther recounts his memories of various Salt Lake venues as they once were 20 years ago. … read more

Duration:00:10:30

Episode #328 – Spirit Prison

1/14/2020
Once he got clean, Jade Whitlock's old band, Prozac, seemed to him like a childish portrayal of drugs and alcohol. His life wasn't like that anymore, and so the band dissolved, he took a break, and, eventually, found the means to start making music as Spirit Prison about his newfound stability. … read more

Duration:00:22:43

Episode #328 – Spirit Prison

1/9/2020
Once he got clean, Jade Whitlock's old band, Prozac, seemed to him like a childish portrayal of drugs and alcohol. His life wasn't like that anymore, and so the band dissolved, he took a break, and, eventually, found the means to start making music as Spirit Prison about his newfound stability. … read more

Duration:00:22:43