Archive for May 7th, 2012


Are Anberlin About To Announce An Acoustic Tour?

UPDATE 4:00pm – Dates have been released! See them by clicking “read more.” UPDATE 3:02pm – More dates have been announced, including this one in Iowa. Look for a full list of dates to run in the coming hours. A big reveal from Fusion Shows this afternoon has lead many music fiends, this writer included, […]


UTG PREMIERE: Arrows Over Athens – “Atlas”

What better way to kickoff a new week than by discovering a great up and coming band? Under The Gun Review could not be more excited to be hosting the world premiere of “Atlas,” the lead single (and title track) off Arrows Over Athens‘ forthcoming EP (due out June 5). Here’s what the band had […]


Beach House Stream New Album

Dream-pop duo Beach House are streaming their fourth studio album Bloom in its entirety at NPR a week ahead of its May 15 release date via Sub Pop. Bloom was recorded at Sonic Ranch Studios in Tornillo, Texas and co-produced by Chris Coady who’s also done work with Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Blonde Redhead. Go […]


MUSIC VIDEO: Explosions in the Sky – “Postcard From 1952”

Explosions in the Sky have released a new music video today for their song “Postcard from 1952,” which comes off of their album Take Care, Take Care, Take Care. The music video was shot and directed by Peter Simonite, a cinematographer on 2011’s Terrance Malick film The Tree of Life. The video is absolutely gorgeous, […]


Cassadee Pope Announces Debut Solo EP

Cassadee Pope has unveiled news that she will be putting out her self-titled debut solo EP in the near future. The official release date on this effort is May 22 (Tuesday). Check out the video announcement for the EP by heading through the jump. The track-listing for Pope’s new EP will consist of the four […]

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Whitechapel Release Clips Of New Songs

Whitechapel have released 30-second clips of their new songs on Amazon and can be listened to by clicking the link provided. The band will release their self-titled album on June 19 through Metal Blade Records. Are you excited to pick up this fierce effort when it hits stores? Pick up the pre-order for Whitechapel and […]


What The Film!? – Demolition Man

What The Film?! is a new weekly column exclusive to Under The Gun Review that brings to light the plot holes Hollywood hoped you’d never notice. Written by comedy writer Dane Sager, this column shows no mercy to films that try and pull the proverbial wool over our eyes. If you know a film with […]

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Kevin Devine Joins Second Leg Of mewithoutYou Tour

Brooklyn, NY’s own Kevin Devine has announced that he will be joining the second leg of mewithoutYou’s summer headlining tour. This tour run will start off in Washington, DC on May 17 and end in Los Angeles, CA on July 27 so be sure to head out to a show or two. Please click through […]


No Sleep Records Signs Lowtalker (Ex Living with Lions and Comeback Kid)

No Sleep Records announced today that they are signing Wisconsin natives Lowtalker to their label, and will be releasing an EP with them later this year. With a roster that comprises of some other gret post-punk/hardcore acts, this acquisition is sure to be fantastic. The band features members from around the area (and that are […]


Doug Benson Reveals “Smug Life” Album Art

Comedian and stoner-extraordinaire Doug Benson has revealed the hilarious artwork for his forthcoming standup release, Smug Life. Appearing on his own album cover in a hoodie with sharpie-tatted fingers, Benson’s Smug Life artwork is sure to make fans new and old chuckle. The release was recorded on 4/20 and will hit stores sometime this Summer […]


Shadows Fall Premiere “Divide And Conquer”

Metal great Shadows Fall continue to promote their forthcoming Razor & Tie release today with the premiere of a new song entitled “Divide And Conquer.” The track, which can be streamed on AltPress, blends the group’s signature driving metal sound with an assload of gang vocals and a hooker bigger than than your favorite rapper’s […]


I Was A Hero Release Studio Video For New EP

Albany pop punk band I Was A Hero have released a studio video for the bands upcoming EP Youth And Defeat. Fans get to steal a look at some footage of the band in the studio as well as hear thoughts on the new release from each of the bands members. I Was A Hero […]