Archive for August 18th, 2011

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The Bullits, Lucy Liu, Idris Elba, Jay Electronica track

The Bullits, Lucy Liu, and Idris Elba have recently debuted a new track at The Big Chill Festival in Herefordshire, England. You can see the video here. Watch for Jay Electronica, who appears around the 4:20 mark and recites a brand new verse.

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Man Overboard listening party

The self-titled album from Man Overboard will be featured during a listening party, which has been announced on their official Facebook page. The album is out on September 27, the same date as the party. Man Overboard will be released via Rise Records.

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New album from Arkells

Arkells have announced their followup album to 2008’s Jackson Square. The CD, Michigan Left, will be available on October 18, 2011 through Universal Music Canada.

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Drive A partners with BitTorrent

Drive A, and independent outfit, have partnered with BitTorrent, hoping to utilize their file sharing system. The band started their own label, Dead Conflict Records, which produces their songs and music videos. They hope that BitTorrent will help them directly distribute their material to fans (provided they use BitTorrent, that is).

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Empire premiere album via Turntable.Fm at 9PM (EST) TONIGHT!

We Are Triumphant management have tipped us off that Raleigh, NC’s EMPIRE will be streaming their entire new record later tonight on Turntable.fm. Starting at approximately 9PM EST, fans and newcomers to the group can be amongst the first to hear and comment on the group’s forthcoming Leading The Blind EP. Want to join the […]

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A Loss For Words stranded in California

The boys from Boston’s A Loss For Words are stuck on the wrong coast! Their van has died and they are currently looking for a way back. They’re accepting donations to help them get home, either by getting a new van or purchasing plane tickets.

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Linda Perry disses Katy Perry

What started out as a simple interview backstage at the Ford Amphitheater in Hollywood turned ugly when Linda Perry–former singer for 4 Non Blondes and songwriter for P!nk, Christina Aguilera, and Gwen Stefani–was asked about the state of the music industry. That’s never a good question to ask….

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MUSIC VIDEO: Gerald Walker-The Missing Piece

Watch Gerald Walker searching for “The Missing Piece” in his latest music video from his forthcoming mixtape, The Other Half of Letting Go. You can snag the mixtape on September 20 on Real Monsta’s Music!

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MUSIC VIDEO: Mac Miller – Frick Park Market

At exactly 6PM Eastern this evening Mac Miller dropped the first single and video from his upcoming debut, Blue Slide Park. “Frick Park Market,” which features Miller portraying multiple characters and hanging with friends in…you guessed it…a market, should work well as introduction to people who may have heard “Donald Trump,” but aren’t familiar with […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Times Of Grace – Live In Love

Times Of Grace have unleashed their music video for “Live In Love” and can be seen right here on Under The Gun. This single comes off of the group’s latest album, The Hymn Of A Broken Man, and partners up with the Rise Above Foundation. A great video with a message of making a positive […]

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Darkest Hour drops off of Summer Slaughter Tour

Darkest Hour have announced that, due to “unforeseen circumstances,” the band will have to drop off of the Summer Slaughter Tour. The current statement from the band can be viewed right here. UTG will bring you more information on this matter as it develops. Due to unforeseen circumstances, we will not be playing the remaining […]

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Chimaira/ Revocation announce official tour dates

Chimaira and Revocation have announced the entire listing of tour dates for their run with Impending Doom and Rise To Remain. Check them all out by simply clicking past the jump. Let UTG know if you will be attending any of these dates! Tour Dates: 10/12: Philadelphia, PA @ Trocadero 10/14: Joliet, IL @ Mojoes […]