Archive for October 9th, 2012

Erik Allen 2012

STAND-UP TUESDAYS: Erik Allen

Stand-Up Tuesdays is a weekly comedy spotlight written by the wonderfully talented Angie Frissore. Covering both known and unknown comics, this is your source for all things funny. This week, Angie puts a spotlight on Erik Allen. If you or your comedy troupe would like to be featured on Stand-Up Tuesdays, please email utgjames@gmail.com. It’s […]

I See Stars Ft. Cassadee Pope 2012

STREAM: I See Stars Ft. Cassadee Pope – “The Hardest Mistakes (Remix)”

I See Stars have teamed up with The Voice contestant Cassadee Pope, once again, for the remix of “The Hardest Mistakes.” “The Hardest Mistakes” is a re-worked version of the group’s Digital Renegade song “Electric Forest.” We do not have a clue where this song plans on landing but UTG will keep you informed. Buy […]

In Fear And Faith

REVIEW: In Fear And Faith – Self-Titled

Artist: In Fear And Faith Album: In Fear And Faith Genre: Post Hardcore Label: Rise Records There are only a few bands out there who I look forward to hearing new music from. In Fear And Faith have always been at the top of that list. They might not have the longest list of album […]

Palisades Premiere Music Video For “Disclosure”

Iselin, NJ rockers Palisades have premiered their first music video for the song “Disclosure” over at Alternative Press. Watch the video here. This song is off of the band’s latest effort, I’m Not Dying Today EP, released in February through Rise Records. Be on the lookout for details on the band’s upcoming full-length in the […]

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The Tower And The Fool Apologize For Social Silence, Announce Show, And Mention New Material

Earlier this year, Run For Cover Records won over the hearts of everyone in the alternative scene with the release of The Tower And The Fool’s debut album, How Long. The indie/folk project supported the album pretty heavily in the Spring, but then fell almost completely silent in the middle of Summer. They had a […]

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REVIEW: Bad Books – II

Artist: Bad Books Album: II Genre: Indie Rock/Pop Label: Favorite Gentlemen I’ve never been a man with little to say about the things that I am passionate about. Therefore, explaining to you exactly why Bad Books works in 750 words or less borders on being damn near impossible. Hell, if we’re being honest, I’d struggle […]

Motionless In White 2012

STREAM: Motionless In White – “If It’s Dead, We’ll Kill It”

We are just over a month away from the release of Motionless In White’s new album, Infamous, and it’s already clear that the masses are going to lose their minds when it hits streets. MIW released the second single from the album on iTunes earlier today, and now you can stream the track right here […]

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STREAM: Taylor Swift – “I Knew You Were Trouble”

We teased it yesterday, and now UTG readers can experience the full, dubstep-loving glory of Taylor Swift’s latest single, “I Knew You Were Trouble.” Released on iTunes this morning, “Trouble” marks the third single from Red to be released, and its by far the poppiest. You can stream the song after the jump. Even if […]

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The-Dream Becomes Executive Vice President Of A&R At Def Jam Records

Multi-platinum songwriter/producer The-Dream has been appointed as the Executive Vice President of A&R at Def Jam Records. View the official statement from him below and get ready from some great projects in the future. “I am committed as I have been previously to bringing the power of belief in the artist back to the forefront. […]

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STREAM: Eve – “She Bad Bad”

Female rapper Eve is back with the brand new single “She Bad Bad” off of her forthcoming album Lip Lock. This song was produced by JukeBox (“Whip My Hair”). Watch out for shots to be thrown at fellow rappers in order to reestablish her place in the game. This effort will be released later this […]

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Hit-Boy Announces HITstory Tour, Reveals Dates

Hit-Boy has been on a rocket pointed towards the top of pop culture ever since Kanye and Jay-Z used his beat for their single “Niggas In Paris.” Just over a month ago, Hit-Boy expanded his portfolio with the release of his first mixtape, HITstory, and this morning we received word that he is now planning […]

Rick Ross 2012

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Rick Ross Ft Drake and Lil Reese – “Us” (Remix)

Maybach Music Group mastermind Rick Ross released his highly anticipated Black Bar Mitzvah mixtape around midnight last night. We ran a post, some of you probably saw it by now, but this track deserves a post of its own. Recruiting Lil Reese and YMCMB heartthrob Drake, Ross’ official remix of “Us” packs three verses of […]