Archive for January 15th, 2016

UTG PREMIERE: Wearing Thin – “Hysteria” (Music Video)

Some struggle to see the appeal of “heavy” music, but thanks to bands like Wearing Thin, it’s never been easier to find beauty in the abrasive. Taking cues from Defeater, Pianos Become The Teeth, and other like-minded musicians, the Salt Lake City quartet blend mayhem and melody with expert precision, resulting in a powerful final […]

MOVIE REVIEW: ’13 Hours’ Is Almost Like Lazy Propaganda…With Explosions

Film: 13 Hours Directed By: Michael Bay Starring: John Krasinski, James Badge Dale, Max Martini Politicking aside, the raid of the U.S. compound in Benghazi resulted in soldiers giving their lives to protect others. That’s the real-life event at its moral core, right? What director Michael Bay is presupposing here is that, “maybe our military’s […]

Ski Lodge

Ski Lodge will “Crush Your Heart” with upbeat new single

New York’s Ski Lodge have honestly released nothing but quality music, much of which has gone overlooked in many corners of the music world; a massive loss for those not paying attention. Undeniably drawing influence from ’80s new wave and English alternative favorites, fans of anything from Simple Minds to The Smiths should feel right […]

REVIEW: Daughter – ‘Not To Disappear’

Artist: Daughter Album: Not To Disappear Genre: Indie rock, but so much more. If Daughter‘s If You Leave was their serenely beautiful entry into the world of music, the band’s sophomore full-length, Not To Disappear, is their monumental rebuttal. The British act return with a huge release, as easily stated by opener “New Ways.” The […]

Weezer white album

Weezer Stream New Single, Announce New Album and a Tour With Panic! At The Disco

After sharing two new singles late in 2015 with no true confirmation of a new album, fans certainly suspected that Weezer had something in the works—speculation strengthened this week when the band wiped their website and social media accounts to nothing but white, also sharing a blank-white teaser with white noise audio. See the theme […]