Archive for December 12th, 2013

Tiny Moving Parts

Tiny Moving Parts Announce ‘Tiny Holiday Tour’

Tiny Moving Parts recently wrapped up a cross country tour of the United States and Canada. They’re back at home just in time for the holidays. They won’t be resting for too long though, and are scheduled will be on the road again for a short stint right after Christmas. The group will be heading […]

The Beach Boys

Filming for Beach Boys Biopic ‘The Drummer’ Has Halted

It looks like The Beach Boys biopic is about to be kaput, once and for all. The band’s drummer, Dennis Wilson, drowned 30 years ago this month, and was set to have his life retold in a biopic called The Drummer. But Aaron Eckhart, the man cast to portray Wilson, backed out in June of last year just before production […]

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alekhina, Yekaterina Samutsevic

Pussy Riot Are To Be Freed Under Amnesty Bill

It sounds like the drawn out saga between Pussy Riot and the Russian authorities might be near an end. According to Voice Project, Riot member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova’s husband has told them that her, and the other member still behind bars, Maria Alyokhina, will be freed under the amnesty bill being submitted by the Kremlin to […]

The xx 2013

The xx Announce Series Of Intimate NYC Shows

Longtime fans of any band love to reminisce about seeing shows with less than fifty people in attendance, but it’s rare that anyone gets the opportunity to see a band in their prime perform such a small show. In that regard, fans of The xx are in luck, as the British experimental pop group announced […]

Carcass 2013

Carcass Release Gory New Music Video

British death metal band Carcass have released a music video for their latest single, “Unfit For Human Consumption.” The video is simultaneously gory and goofy, as it alternates between bloody faces, surgical tools, and shots of singing heads in jars and severed limbs that still manage to play the drums. Check it out, along with […]

AFI

AFI Confirm Dates And Support For Second Leg Of ‘Burials’ Tour

Following their big return to music this past year, AFI have confirmed a second leg of their tour in support of  their new record, Burials. The tour kicks off on January 10, 2014 in Tucson, AZ and runs through January 29. Youth Code and Coming will be joining the band for the upcoming tour dates which can […]

Robert Knepper

Robert Knepper Joins The Cast Of ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Films

We all know that movies based off books aren’t always exactly like the book. More often than not, things are usually cut to make the film shorter. Some events are slightly tweaked or removed, but it’s not very often that a previously nonexistent character gets added into the plot. That’s going to be the case […]

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Wye Oak Announce Tour Dates, Talk New Album

Earlier today, indie folk duo Wye Oak announced a short run of tour dates with Future Islands for March of next year. The two-week trek, which will take the band through the southeastern United States, also includes an appearance at South By Southwest in Austin, Texas. Following the festival, they will hop across the pond […]

Rich Gang

Watch Rich Gang’s Video For “100 Favors” Feat. Kendrick Lamar

The Young Money/Cash Money supergroup known as Rich Gang released their album earlier this year. Since then they’ve dropped a music video for one of the singles, and today they added a second video to that list. The song “100 Favors” features Kendrick Lamar, and now has some visuals to tie it all together. You […]

Secrets

MUSIC VIDEO: Secrets – “How We Survive”

Secrets released their sophomore album, Fragile Figures, this past July via Rise Records. The album has been a huge hit amongst fans, and the band has grown in popularity over the course of this year. They released a music video for their popular single, “Ready For Repair,” a few months ago, and now they’ve teamed […]

amelia scalies

UTG INTERVIEW: Amelia Scalies

To be 14 years old and have a music career already in the works and gaining traction is impressive in and of itself, but to be an “old soul” with a passion for music to rival that of the hardest working musicians in the industry should be indicative of what’s to come in the career […]

London Grammar

London Grammar Cover Miley’s “Wrecking Ball”

British indie pop trio, London Grammar, covered Miley Cyrus‘s “Wrecking Ball” at BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge recently. The video was published to BBC Radio 1’s YouTube feed earlier today. We have the video below. 2013 has been an exceptionally amazing year for the London-based band. Exactly one year ago today, the group posted their […]