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Rock & Roll is alive at the Compound

by M. Lewis Barker Hidden in downtown Provo, tucked away down a long driveway, a passerby might hear the sound of a small crowd. As they get closer, the smell of cigarettes and sweat grows stronger. A van sits outside a small house where people unload instruments into the living room. Everyone is chatting cheerfully, […]

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Review: Bearcats – This Wildfire Magic EP

by M. Lewis Barker Writer’s note: This is the first record I’ve reviewed in 7 years so it may not be particularly thorough. Bearcats are an indie rock band. They play catchy pop music with distorted guitars. Since they are already playing my style of music, one of two things will happen: I am going to […]

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BotB Night 5

by M. Lewis Barker I’ve created a Facebook page for this blog. Please “Like” it for updates! Night 5 brought some surprises. White Elephant played what seemed to be only covers. Despite the fact that they had a really good guitarist and everyone was more than competent, they just weren’t very good. They seemed young so inexperience is […]