Archive for September 25th, 2013


MUSIC VIDEO: Drake – “Hold On We’re Going Home”

Drake dropped his highly anticipated third studio album, Nothing Was The Same, yesterday. So far, it’s been received very well by fans and critics alike, including our very own James Shotwell. The rapper also revealed a music video for one of the singles off his newly released album, which is titled “Hold On We’re Going […]


Stream HAIM’s Debut Album Now

California sister trio HAIM rocked the online blog world this year thanks to their sharp singles, intense live sets, and admiration from some big-name artists. With days to go until the release of their debut album, Days Are Gone, on September 30,  NPR has uploaded the album in full for streaming on their website right here. […]


EXCLUSIVE: Quiet Out Loud Announce ‘What I Really Meant To Say…’ EP Release, Offer Free MP3

Chicago band Quiet Out Loud may have only been together for the last nine months, but they are quickly becoming one of the most hyped bands on the pop rock underground. Fans have known the group were working on their own debut release for some time, and this afternoon we’re excited to exclusively reveal that […]

The Wolf of Wall Street

Scorsese’s ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Delayed Until 2014?

“More, is never enough.” This statement may find itself not necessarily true for Martin Scorsese’s highly anticipated new film, The Wolf of Wall Street, for it is being reported that Scorsese has handed in a cut of the film that is nearly three hours long, with the big bad studio executives wishing for it to […]

American Authors 2013

American Authors Robbed in San Francisco

American Authors was robbed yesterday in San Francisco, California. None of their instruments or equipment was stolen, but their laptops and clothing items were. The band has not set up any sort of crowd-funding campaign at this time, but if you would like to help the band out, you can purchase their EP here. If […]


Madden Brothers Sign To Capitol Records

Benji Madden and Joel Madden are best known as the lead guitarist and lead vocalist for pop punk band Good Charlotte. Despite the band’s ongoing existence (no, Good Charlotte have not broke up), the two brothers will be releasing another record as the Madden Brothers, and have recently signed a contract with Capitol Records to […]


Required Listening: Haim – “Wrecking Ball” (Miley Cyrus cover)

If you have not already been converted to a dedicated follower of Haim, prepared to be converted. Earlier today, buzzworthy alt-pop act Haim appeared on BBC Radio 1. During their time at the iconic station the sisters entered the world famous recording studio and debuted a cover of Miley Cyrus‘ current smash, “Wrecking Ball.” In […]


MVFF36 REVIEW: ‘Middleton’

Film: Middleton Directed By: Adam Rodgers Written By: Glenn German, Adam Rodgers Starring: Vera Farmiga, Taissa Farmiga, Andy Garcia Adam Rodgers’ directorial debut, Middleton, may be one of the most disappointing films of the year. With such a high caliber cast of likable players, including the Academy Award nominated actors Vera Farmiga and Andy Garcia, […]


Aaron Paul Wages Vehicular War In First ‘Need For Speed’ Trailer

Move over, Dominic Toretto. There’s a new character headed to the silver screen in 2014 with hopes of launching a franchise, and this afternoon we get our first look at the trailer. The world has been curious about the forthcoming adaptation of the best-selling video game series Need For Speed since Breaking Bad star Aaron […]


UTG PHOTOS: Fall Out Boy, Panic! At The Disco, & Twenty One Pilots (9/14/13)

Under The Gun sent photographers Corbin Alvae and Tori Thomas to The Palace on September 14 in Auburn Hills, MI. This tour had an absolutely fabulous line-up on an amazing and memorable sunny day in Michigan! Shocker, since I, Corbin, usually always get stuck in the rain for events as you may have seen in […]


The Menzingers and Bouncing Souls to Release Split 7″

Punk rock icons Bouncing Souls will be teaming up with the Menzingers this fall to release a seven-inch called Shocking Split. Each band will contribute an original song and a cover of their splitmates, with the Menzingers tackling “Kate Is Great” from The Bouncing Souls and the Souls offering their take on “Burn After Writing” […]


REVIEW: Surrogate – ‘Post-Heroic’

Artist: Surrogate Album: Post-Heroic Genre: Indie rock Label: Independent Broadly speaking, there are two schools of thought on making a rock record. Some artists prefer the quick and dirty method of setting up in a room and just playing. They thrive on the subtle imperfections and raw emotion of high speed, high pressure recording sessions, […]