Archive for July 27th, 2012

tyler carter 2012

Tyler Carter announces his new band

Hey Tyler, it’s about time. Yep, Tyler Carter has finally announced his new band. No, it’s not Emarosa, Woe, Is Me, or Isles & Glaciers. It’s Issues and you may or may not be surprised at who is involved. A few months ago, a rumor starting circulating that Tyler and some members of Woe, Is […]

Frank Turner 2012

VIDEO: Frank Turner – “I Still Believe” (Olympic Opening Ceremony)

Frank Turner surprised us today with a pre-opening opening in London, England. Asked by the big event’s director to perform, Frank obliged with a loud rousing rendition of “I Still Believe.” We promised you video of the performance, and we’ve come through. The quality isn’t tops, but it will do. Turner’s 3 song set took place […]

Alex Trimble

Two Door Cinema Club vocalist Alex Trimble performs during Olympic Opening Ceremony

Earlier today, we found out that Frank Turner was asked to play the Olympic Opening Ceremony by ceremony director Danny Boyle himself. Not an hour ago, those of us watching the event live heard a beautiful voice serenading those final few carrying the flame to the Olympic Torch. We’ve now learned that the voice was […]

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Hans Zimmer Composes Piece for Aurora Shooting Victims

Just one week ago today, during a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises, a madman entered an Aurora, Colorado theater and began firing upon the patrons. 12 were killed. In the week following, an outpour of support has reached the victims and families affected by the shooting. Dark Knight actor, Christian Bale, visited local […]

New-Day

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: 50 Cent Ft. Dr. Dre & Alicia Keys – “New Day”

50 Cent returns today with serious fire on his first cut from Street King Immortal called “New Day” and Under The Gun Review cannot wait for you to hear it. This ambitious single features Dr. Dre and Alicia Keys. We have no clue if Street King Immortal will still be released in November or if […]

Frank Turner 2012

Frank Turner plays Olympics Opening Ceremony

It came as a complete surprise to many of us this morning when murmurs passed through our feeds that folk-punk musician, Frank Turner assisted in opening the Ceremonies at the 30th Olympiad in London, England. Yes, the former Million Dead lead vocalist took stage to perform 3 songs just before the ceremonies officially began. Backed by his […]

kid-ink-2012

Kid Ink Interview With Front Row Live Ent.

LA’s own Kid Ink sat down with the good people at Front Row Live Entertainment for an interview and the footage can be seen here on UTG. Robert Herrera (Front Row Live) talked with Kid Ink before his headline show at The Roxy about his new album Up & Away, the new music video for […]

Jon Connor 2012

MIXTAPE: Jon Connor – ‘While You Were Sleeping’

Flint, Michigan rapper Jon Connor is hitting the streets hard today, with the release of his brand new mixtape While You Were Sleeping. Featuring appearances from Bun B, Craig Owens (Chiodos), Kid Ink, Brandon Bars and many more, be sure to check out every single track on this eclectic project. This mixtape is the truth […]

Maino-2012

MUSIC VIDEO: Maino Ft. Waka Flocka – “Mobbin”

This is the way every weekend needs to start, with a hype music video from Maino and Waka Flocka. Maino and Waka Flocka Flame take the spotlight today with their new music video for “Mobbin” and it goes harder than ever. The UTG crew cannot wait for the drop from Maino in the months to […]

Switchfoot 2012

Switchfoot Announce US Headlining Tour

San Diego natives Switchfoot have announced that they will be touring the US on a huge run through September and October. Under The Gun Review has the details right here! This tour starts in Baltimore, MD on September 26 and ends in Anaheim, CA on October 28 so be sure to catch this great band […]

Minus The Bear 2012

STREAM: Minus The Bear – “Steel and Blood”

Indie rockers Minus The Bear have released a stream of their new song “Steel and Blood,” which is off of the upcoming album Infinity Overhead. The album is being released on August 28 through Dangerbird Records. Check out the special message from the band’s official FB below and pick up the song now. What do […]

J. Cole 2012

STREAM: J. Cole – “The Cure”

Roc Nation’s own J. Cole released a special treat for his fan base, in the form of an official Watch The Throne remix, and we cannot wait for you all to listen. Cole takes a unique approach to The Throne’s track “Lift Off” and makes it his own. Be sure to click through the jump […]