The Daily Utah Chronicle

The Drop

By By Kyle Stegerwald, Asst. Red Pulse Editor

September 11, 2008

By Kyle Stegerwald, Asst. Red Pulse EditorThe RecessionYoung JeezyDon't be fooled. Young Jeezy isn't about to drop an economics lesson. He's not even about to castigate politicians. He's here to save everybody with bombast, outrageous beats and crazy-eyed, name-dropping flow, and even though it's not...

Satire: Palin on ice

By By Poppius McGee

September 11, 2008

By Poppius McGeeEditor's Note8212;The below column is intended to be satirical and should in no way be taken seriously.Sarah Palin, the surprise pick for vice president on the Republican ticket this year, has been the subject of much frantic digging in recent days. Reporters across the country have dr...

H20 back after seven years of hopeful fans

By By Trevor Hale, Red Pulse Editor

September 11, 2008

By Trevor Hale, Red Pulse EditorH2O Club Sound (579 W. 200 S.)It's been seven years since H2O released an album, so it's easy to forgive front man Toby Morse if he's a little rusty on the press circuit."Oh s***! I forgot I've got an interview right now," Morse said. "I've got to pick up my kid in lik...

The Drop

By By Kyle Stegerwald, Asst. Red Pulse Editor

September 4, 2008

By Kyle Stegerwald, Asst. Red Pulse EditorShwayze"Shwayze" Shwayze is producer Cisco Adler and rookie MC Aaron Smith and their album is about weed, women and California. It's well-trod territory for music in general and hip-hop especially, which raises expectations that these two could at least copy the...

Jason Todd Ipson and the Movie Genre Mix

By By Erik Lopez, Staff Writer

September 4, 2008

By Erik Lopez, Staff Writer"I care more about story than genre. If someone came in with a script for a musical and it was a cool idea, I would be all over it. I just like storytelling," said Jason Todd Ipson, a U alumnusnus and writer-director of the forthcoming romantic comedy, "Everybody Wants to be It...

Everybody wants what they can?t have

By By John Fitzgerald, Red Pulse Contributor

September 4, 2008

By John Fitzgerald, Red Pulse ContributorI want a romantic comedy that is both funny and romantic, while avoiding altogether the obligatory stereotypes, the clichés and the predictable plot lines which have been recycled and reshaped for too many years. That's all I want. Can't I have that? Jason To...

Film scene brings celluloid adventures to Salt Lake City

By By Trevor Hale, Red

September 4, 2008

By Trevor Hale, RedEvery once in a while, the stars (and deadlines) will align just right so that a theme is born. That's what happened this week with Red Pulse. With summer ending and fall making an early appearance, it was time to look ahead to what matters most when the weather turns cold and the ho...

Six word memoirs shares everyone?s story

By By Sarah Custen, Red Pulse Contributor

September 4, 2008

By Sarah Custen, Red Pulse ContributorIn November 2006, SMITH Magazine8212;an online magazine with the tagline "Everyone has a story"8212;began an ongoing collection of six-word memoirs. People from across the globe send in their condensed life stories, and the results range from a modern sort of haiku...

Satire: DNC Protests Revealed As Elaborate Drama

By By Poppius McGee, Red Pulse Contributor

September 4, 2008

By Poppius McGee, Red Pulse ContributorImages of free speech zones and riot police arresting peaceful demonstrators spilled out of Denver last week in the wake of the Democratic Party's National Convention. It looked as if the days of '68, when protesters and police battled over Chicago for eight da...

K-UTE rises from the ashes

By By Chase Straight, Red Pulse Contributor

August 27, 2008

By Chase Straight, Red Pulse ContributorAccording to ancient Phoenician mythology, the phoenix is a mythical firebird that dies in a nest set aflame. Once the nest is reduced to ashes, a new phoenix arises. The bird was said to have regenerative powers, making it nearly immortal. Like the mythical fireb...