How to learn to love the opera.
Complete silence is disorienting. Standing on a grid of suspended wires, surrounded in all dimensions by a labyrinth of geometric features in the center of an Eckel audiometric testing room, I was mortified at the sound of my own voice with zero reflection to dull the edges, but I was nonetheless awestruck by the sonic void in the heart of Skullcandy’s new headquarters in Park City.
Laguna Beach, California, is track one, side one of The Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds. It is the silhouette of a tousle-haired blond emerging from the surf, with a board under his arm as the sun sets.
Utah’s most well-worn yarn concerns the intrepid traveler converting a temporary Beehive State pit stop into an oversized “Don’t Hassle Me I’m Local” t-shirt.
Confession: when we first heard about goat yoga, we couldn’t help but scoff. People will make a fitness fad out of anything these days, won’t they? Still, we signed up for a class, expecting to get little more than fodder for jokes from the experience.
Provo-based Harmon Brothers make gold from unicorn poop.
Enliven date night with an evening of axe throwing.
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THE VOID pioneers immersive VR technology.
Salt Lake City is gaining fame as an avid outpost of the craft cocktail movement.