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Utah musicians move their concerts to virtual platforms – House Arrest Fest

With recent bans on social gatherings, Utah musicians continue to perform by streaming virtual concerts and music festivals. Utah singer-songwriter Aubree Schill, alongside fellow Utah musicians Montana Smith and Bao Ha, put on the virtual music festival House Arrest...

An Interview with Drusky

Despite being newcomers to the Utah music scene, it is obvious that Provo-based band Drusky is going places. Since forming a year ago, the group has already played countless shows, released an EP, and released four singles. Their magnetic music and personalities make...

Album Review: super young adult – So-So

It’s a late night at the Funk N’ Dive in Ogden when one-man-band Boone Hogg jumps down from the stage, sweaty in his black hoodie, and opens a cardboard box containing a dozen hand-printed super young adult t-shirts. He hands them out for free to equally sweaty...

The Cache Concert Series Kicks Off With Panthermilk and Sorrymom

The Cache filled with excited patrons ready for the kickoff of its six-part concert series, put together by Brandon Ellis, the events and marketing coordinator for the Cache Venue. The atmosphere was supportive for both bands playing, headliner Panthermilk, with this...

WhyFest: a celebration of local music and the venue that has helped sustain it

WhySound concert venue and recording studio recently celebrated its 11th year since opening with WhyFest, a two-day fundraising festival. Complete with trivia, a silent auction, comedy sets and a plethora of live music, WhyFest was a weekend to remember.  Running for...

Motion Coaster on What’s to Come

Motion Coaster, Utah’s eight-piece jazz band, is on the rise due to their hot tunes and uptempo beats that’ll get anyone to dance no matter the mood. “Weather” opens with jazzy keys and lead singer Dee Kei Waddell’s powerful vocals. “Keep On Dancing” is a song that is...

An Interview with EJ Michaels of Foreign Figures

Aggie Radio had the chance to sit down with EJ Michaels, lead singer of Foreign Figures, to talk about the band, their music and their headlining of Big Agg show. ______________________________________________________________________________ Can you tell us the...

Roseburg’s Righteous Punks on Their Rise to Success

Provo-based rockers Roseburg have entered the alt scene with grace, humility and a whole lot of speed. With their songs offering a little bit of everything, their style gives leeway to what they can excel in in the future. While serving as missionaries, lead singer...

Getting to know Friends at the Falls

Ringing in the new school year, Aggie Radio and USUSA have teamed up to put on the annual Big Agg Show, a highly-anticipated festival with a rousing lineup of local alternative acts. This year, many of the groups are coming from near and far. One band featured on this...

Choir Boy, Snail Mail and Courtney Barnett at Salt Lake City Twilight

The best way, as if there truly is one, to describe Choir Boy's set would be unexpected. The local project headed by Adam Klopp pulls influence from new wave, re-introducing the nostalgic genre to the modern era. Their set was an audio-visual time machine to the 80s,...

The Aces and Young the Giant at Salt Lake City Twilight

From the shaved ice stands to the kids who had waited eight hours to get barricade, everyone was excited for the concert to start. An up-and-coming band, that blossomed out of Provo, as the opener and an alternative staple who hadn’t visited Salt Lake City in...

The Statesman Sports Desk – Utah State Football OC Mike Sanford Jr.

On this episode, Dalton Renshaw and Jason Walker sit down with new Utah State offensive coordinator Mike Sanford Jr. and talk about his offensive style, some players who've impressed him and how he's acclimated since coming to Logan. (22:49) Then, the two have a...

The Statesman Sports Desk -Utah State football schedule breakdown pt.2

Jason Walker, Dalton Renshaw and Stephen Boxx go through the final six games of the Utah State football team’s schedule and try to analyze and explain how each of the matchups might pan out once the season kicks off five weeks from now. Did they get it right? How...

Ritt Momney’s Farewell at Kilby Court, Night One

As I walk the alley to Kilby Court, there’s already a queue, probably 70 or 80 people lined-up 20 minutes before the show even starts. When the doors open, the young people of Salt Lake City flood into their indie chapel. The garage-turned-concert-venue is...

The Statesman Sports Desk – USU football schedule breakdown pt. 1

Jason Walker, Dalton Renshaw and Stephen Boxx go through the first six games of the Utah State football team's schedule and try to analyze and explain how each of the matchups might pan out once the season kicks off six weeks from now. Did they get it right? How do...

The Statesman Sports Desk – Utah State men’s basketball head coach Craig Smith

Jason Walker and Dalton Renshaw sit down with USU men's basketball head coach Craig Smith and talk recruiting, impact players, coaching philosophy and much more. Enjoy!  Twitter: @StatesmanSports, @dren_sports, @thejwalk67

The Statesman Sports Desk – USU football, women’s hoops and more Aggie sports

Jason Walker and Dalton Renshaw go over the recent resignation of men's tennis coach James Wilson, talk Sam Merrill at the Chris Paul basketball camp, discuss the offseason for women's hoops (23:15) and play optimistic or pessimistic with some Utah State football...

Julia Jacklin at Urban Lounge

It’s a sunny and 72-degree, skate-to-the-venue kind of evening. A make-friends-with-the-man-checking-your-ID-at-the-door kind of evening. A sip-an-eight-dollar beer kind of evening, because Julia Jacklin is playing, baby, and you’re celebrating.   The crowd...

An Interview With I Don’t Know How But They Found Me

Dallon Weekes and Ryan Seaman are two talented musicians who have been around and have a history in dabbling between genres. Weekes is the former bass player of Panic! At The Disco as well as former frontman of Salt Lake’s own The Brobecks. Seaman has been the drummer...

KEEN Footwear – Andrew Eastman, Senior Recruiter | Highlander Podcast

Andrew Eastman, Senior Recruiter at KEEN Footwear joins the podcast to talk about KEEN’s values, his journey to the outdoor industry and why KEEN is a different kind of outdoor brand. Connected with Andrew on LinkedIn and learn more about KEEN on...

Tyler Knowles – Assistant Athletic Director of Digital Marketing & Creative Content at USU Athletics | Highlander Podcast

Tyler Knowles, the Assistant Athletic Director of Digital Marketing and Creative Content for USU Athletics joins the podcast to talk about the power of social media content, the importance of the outdoors in USU Athletics branding and how the outdoors helps...

Nordic United, Gino Pearson, President – Snowsports in Logan | Highlander Podcast

Gino Pearson, President of Nordic United, talks about the importance of human-powered, winter recreation like backcountry and cross-country skiing, snow biking, snowshoeing, trail running and more. Learn more about Nordic United at their website. For more...

Logan City Marathon – Troy Oldham, Founder and Former Race Director | Highlander Podcast

Troy Oldham, the founder of the Logan City Marathon, joins us to talk about starting the marathon, the importance of outdoor events in a community, and what the life of a race director is like. This interview was recorded before the Marathon was sold to the Logan...

An Interview with Surf Curse

During the midst of their U.S. tour promoting their third studio album, Heaven Surrounds You, Surf Curse talked with Aggie Radio the evening of their sold out Salt Lake City show. We talked with duo Jacob Rubeck and Nick Rattigan about the artwork for the record, the...

PitchSix – Logan’s Own Climbing Company | Highlander Podcast

Matt Cupal, founder of PitchSix, Cach Valley’s only climbing brand, and inventor of the EyeSend adjustable belay glasses talks with us about the opportunities for climbing in Logan, how he raised over $13,000 to fund his invention on Kickstarter, and why Logan is a...

Beaver Mountain History – Highlander Podcast

Travis Seeholzer, owner and mountain operations manager at Beaver Mountain, stops by to talk about the history of beaver mountain, the ski industry in Utah and what it’s like running the oldest ski resort in the country. Get your lift tickets and Ski the Beav at...

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