Archive for January 10th, 2014

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Rebel Wilson Joins ‘Night At The Museum 3′

The Night at the Museum movies are turning into quite the little franchise and this year the third one will get a major boost in comedy thanks to the addition of Rebel Wilson. Wilson will join Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson and Ricky Gervais as a security guard at the British museum. The cast […]

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VINYL REVIEW: FEMME – “Fever Boy” / “Heartbeat” AA-Side

Artist: FEMME Album: “Fever Boy” / “Heartbeat” AA-Side Original Release Date: November 25, 2013 London native, FEMME, has been both on our radar and heavily in rotation here at UTG for the past few months. Unfortunately, we had slept on her earlier singles but took notice with the release of “Fever Boy” and “Heartbeat,” only […]

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WATCH: Chvrches Cover Janelle Monáe

Glasgow synth-pop gurus Chvrches have posted a cover of the R&B diva’s stylish 2010 single, “Tightrope.” The performance was recorded during Billboard’s “Women in Music” event, at which Monáe was in attendance. The band included a special introduction thanking Monáe and Billboard for the opportunity to cover the song. Monáe took home the award for “Rising Star.” […]

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NO Premiere New Single From Upcoming Album

If you like having some indie rock in your life, then you need to check out NO. They are a six piece rock group hailing from Los Angeles, California. They are releasing their debut full length album, El Prado, on February 18 via Arts & Crafts. Earlier today they partnered up with Consequence Of Sound […]

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Wolves Like Us Stream “Your Word Is Law”

Wolves Like Us are continuing to hype the upcoming release of their sophomore album this afternoon with the premiere of a new track titled “Your Word Is Law.” The latest song to surface off Black Soul Choir, “Your Word Is Law” is a slow-burn track that builds from a simple riff into a powerfully moving […]

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Shia LaBeouf Tweets Retirement Announcement

Shia LaBeouf has spent the better part of the last month surrounded by controversy after his recent short film was found guilty of rampant plagiarism. The fallout would not have been as bad as it was had LaBeouf not also plagiarized his apology. More than once. This morning, LaBeouf shocked fans and critics once again […]

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Leaked All Time Low Tour Information Reveals Handguns And Man Overboard As Support

Oh, Ticketfly. You love to ruin the fun of tour promotion. The last year has been littered with reports of tour websites revealing previously unreleased tour information before bands have had a chance to properly promote their efforts themselves, and today TicketFly pulled back the promotional curtain once more by telling us who will be […]

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Dance Gavin Dance Re-Sign With Rise Records

We usually don’t worry too much about short stories, but today is proving to be far slower than most. Our brothers and sisters at PropertyOfZack confirmed earlier today that Dance Gavin Dance have resigned with Rise Records. Though the exact details of the deal were not disclosed, the site claims the band will release the […]

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Frank Turner Announces New EP

As a follow-up his wonderful 2013 record Tape Deck Heart, folk-punk superstar Frank Turner has announced a new EP, dubbed Polaroid Picture. In addition to the track “Polaroid Picture,” which was featured on Tape Deck Heart, the EP contains covers of The Weakerthans, Biffy Clyro, and Frightened Rabbit, as well as a brand new song, entitled […]

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New ‘Robocop’ Promotional Video Promises Awesome Reboot

Admittedly, I’m not usually the biggest fan of film reboots, as they have a nasty habit of dragging classic titles through the mud. For proof, go watch Nicholas Cage in Wicker Man. That being said, when I heard that Robocop, one of the most gruesome, badass sci-fi flicks in the history of mankind was slated for […]

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Songs For The Season: Winter Playlist

The winter season, at times, seems to consist of a love hate relationship. Being from Boston, I know many fellow Bostonians who rue away the long, tired, and cold, New England season, dreaming of palm trees and open shores. But, there is something ultimately rewarding about making it through the courses of the cold. A […]

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Chuck Ragan Releases New Song

Punk rocker turned folk troubadour Chuck Ragan has proven his songwriting chops time and time again over the course of his twenty-plus year music career, and the Hot Water Music frontman’s reliability won’t be called into question on his fourth solo album, Till Midnight. His gruff voice and penchant for moving Americana songs are as […]