GIVEAWAY: Enter to Win a Signed Poster From Gentlemen Hall

Boston alt-rockers Gentlemen Hall are set to take the world by storm in 2014. They’re fresh off of a tour with Third Eye Blind and were just out on the road with Basic Vacation, and their new single “All Our Love” has a brand new, super psychedelic music video that just dropped a few days ago.

Their full-length album is set to be released later in 2014 on Island Records, and to get you stoked for that, we’re giving away a signed poster from the band. To enter the  contest, all you have to do is retweet this tweet. …


Twitter Contest: Win Dane Cook’s ‘Harmful If Swallowed’ On Limited Edition Vinyl

Today Comedy Central released a limited edition first-time pressing of Dane Cook‘s debut comedy album, Harmful If Swallowed. The pressing, which is limited to 1000 copies, was made to commemorate the ten-year anniversary of the album’s debut. Demand is high worldwide, but we managed to get our hands on a copy and starting today (11/26) you can enter to win a copy exclusively through UTG.

There has been all kinds of debate about the trajectory of Dane’s comedy career in recent years, but you would be hard pressed to find anyone who could hate on his unique sense …

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UTG TICKET GIVEAWAY: Story Of The Year, Hawthorne Heights, Like Moths To Flames, and More at Irving Plaza (11/5)

Do you like shows? Do you like going to shows without paying for it? We’d like to help you indulge in that. Here’s how.

We’ve got some tickets to give away for a very special show at Irving Plaza, NY this Tuesday. The show? Story of the Year playing Page Avenue in its entirety. Also on the bill are Hawthorne Heights, I Am King, Like Moths To Flames, Set it Off, and Sienna Skies. This is a pretty massive show.

If you want tickets. Let us know! Do the following and be entered to win!…


UTG CONTEST: Win a Copy of ‘Resolution’ on Blu-ray Combo Pack

If you’re a regular reader here on UTG, you may recall our praises of the indie horror film, Resolution, or our interview with its directors, Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson, where we claimed Resolution to be “one of the most legitimately creepy and intense horror genre films we’ve seen in some time. Without any over the top visual effects and a unique twist on the supernatural theme, the sense of reality and terror in the film has certainly resonated with us and the film’s ending has led to some conversations amongst us that have seen it.”

The film was …


CONTEST: UTG & Fandango’s ‘Summer Of Action’ Giveaway

If there is one thing in life that is better than going to the movies on a hot summer day, it’s going to the movies on a hot summer day FOR FREE. With that in mind, UTG has partnered with the fine folks at Fandango to offer you a one-of-a-kind prize package.

Starting today and running until Thursday, July 25, UTG and Fandango want to give one diehard moviegoer the gift of free entertainment. By entering the contest using the rules outlined below, users will be entered to win a prize pack consisting of a $60 Fandango gift card and …

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CONTEST: Win A Signed Vinyl Copy Of Iron & Wine’s ‘Ghost On Ghost’

I don’t have to make a weak attempt at referencing the comic strip Garfield or the movie Office Space for you to understand that Mondays can be the worst. Most of us spend today returning to either school or work, which is something the majority of us would rather not be doing with our time, and it’s only the first time we’ll have to repeat this task in the coming days. Recognizing the potential horror that awaits any given Monday is something we all do, but UTG is here to help the week start a bit better for one lucky …

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UTG GIVEAWAY: The Gay Blades – ‘Ghosts’ Vinyl

For those who are unaware, The Gay Blades are a band that hold deep meaning to the staff. Our name, Under The Gun, actually derives from the lyrics of “Robots Can Fuck Your Shit Up.”

Thus, we’re proud to partner with intheclouds Records to give away two copies of the band’s 2008 release Ghosts on vinyl.

This is a really special release. The record is pressed on beer colored vinyl with a bonus 7″, all within a pop-up gatefold jacket.

To enter, visit the submission form here. Best of luck!

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UTG CONTEST: Drowning Pool and Flyleaf – Irving Plaza 2/28

Looking for something to do with a date this Thursday? Wishing you could go to the Drowning Pool/Flyleaf show in NYC this week, but short a few bucks? We can help.

We’re giving away two pairs of tickets to this week’s show at Irving Plaza on Thursday and we want you to win them! All you have to do is one of the following tasks.

The first two fans who complete one of these tasks will earn a pair of tickets to the show.


  1. Like us on Facebook and write the following on our timeline: “GIVE ME THE TIX,

TICKET GIVEAWAY: Further Seems Forever At Gramercy Theatre (NYC)

Under The Gun could not be more excited to announce we will be giving away a pair of tickets to the February 8 date of Further Seems Forever‘s show at Gramercy Theatre in New York City!

The first step is to simply follow @UTGReview on Twitter and then post a tweet mentioning the website. The update must read exactly like the title of this contest “FSF CONTEST: FREE TICKETS”. If the message does not ready exactly like this we will not consider your entry. The band will be on a short five-date tour run in early February and will …

Tegan & Sara 2013


Under The Gun Review is excited to give you all a chance to win a prize package from pop artists Tegan & Sara in celebration of their forthcoming album, Heartthrob. The album hits everywhere on January 29 (Tuesday) through Warner Bros Records.

The prize pack consists of:
1 Tegan & Sara t-shirt
1 Autographed Copy of ‘Heartthrob’

Follow the jump for details on how to enter the giveaway!


UTG Presents: Terra Terra Terra’s ‘The Space We Create’ Giveaway

We here at UTG are excited to announce our latest giveaway, a fan pack by Lakeland, FL’s own Terra Terra Terra. The pop-rock group has just released their sophomore LP, The Space We Create this past Tuesday, and they’re so excited to share it with the world that we’ve partnered together to give one of the following list items away to three lucky individuals:

  • A brand new copy of The Space We Create
  • A show-broken snare head autographed by the entire band
  • Two tickets to one Terra Terra Terra show in 2013 (Continental US only)

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TICKET GIVEAWAY: Scream It Like You Mean It Tour

Under The Gun could not be more excited to announce we will be giving away a pair of tickets to this summer’s Scream It Like You Meant It Tour. This talent-packed tour features Attack Attack!, We Came As Romans, Woe, Is Me, Abandon All Ships, Texas In July, In Fear And Faith, Secrets, Glass Cloud, and At The Skylines.

The one lucky winner will receive a pair of tickets to the Grand Rapids, Michigan date on Tuesday August 7 at the Intersection. Details for the contest are available below so be sure to hit jump and enter for your chance …