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Nina Corcoran’s ‘Best of 2014’ in Music

If there’s anything to be certain of when it comes to music, it’s that you can’t control when it strikes you. In a year filled with violence, racism, disease, and political stumblings, our brains were in overdrive trying to do the right thing. For most, music serves as an escape. It articulates emotions and brings […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Skinny Lister Tour Blog #3

Skinny Lister first made a stateside splash appearing on the entirety of the Vans Warped Tour 2012, with performances on nearly every stage the traveling festival has to offer. From there they set off on a series of US and European tours alongside some of the biggest names in the pub-friendly folk punk world, signed […]

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Aerosmith Announce First North American Tour In 3 Years

Were Aerosmith going to break up or were they going to tough it out? This was the burning question fans asked many times after it was believed that Steven Tyler and Joe Perry wanted to leave the band. Setting all of that madness aside, Aerosmith will be heading out on their first North American run […]


REVIEW: Family Force 5 – III

Artist: Family Force 5 Album: III Genre: Rock/Crunk/Punk/Pop Label: Tooth and Nail/III Entertainment Earlier this year, I reviewed a three-song EP that acted as a preview for this full length release. Unsurprisingly enough, the complete album III bears little divergence from its sample – it’s still catchy as hell, filled with dancehall beats, slick and […]

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REVIEW: 3 – The Ghost You Gave To Me

Artist: 3 Album: The Ghost You Gave To Me Genre: Progressive Label: Metal Blade Records Boxes. Every style of music can be put into a box, even the stuff that’s “outside the box” (it’s in the “outside the box” box). Some progressive metal albums often try mightily to avoid fitting neatly into some sort of […]

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Family Force 5 US Tour

Family Force 5 are ready to take on US fans everywhere with their official It’s All Gold Tour this coming fall. View the entire routing for the run by simply heading past the jump. No word yet on the tours direct support but be assured that UTG will be bringing you the artists when they […]


STREAM: 3 – React

With having a name making it nearly impossible to Google search them, 3 may not get quite the recognition they deserve. They’ve been a band for roughly seventeen years and will be releasing their sixth studio album The Ghost You Gave to Me on October 11 via Metal Blade Records. 3 is currently streaming a […]


West Memphis Three freed after 18 years

Thanks to a public campaign involving fans in the rock and metal communities, the West Memphis Three have been freed fro jail after being imprisoned for a crime they didn’t commit. Two of the three were saved from life in prison, while the third was saved from Death Row.


Underoath announces title for 3-CD Discography release

It has been revealed that Underoath will release their 3-CD Discography, called Play Your Old Stuff, on October 18 via Solid State. This collection will contain the albums The Changing Of Times, They’re Only Chasing Safety and Define The Great Line. More information, including cover artwork, will be posted when we receive the news.

Family Force 5 stream a new song on Facebook

Head over to Family Force 5’s Facebook page to listen to a new song called “You Got It.” This song is off of their new EP, entitled III, that can be purchased on the bands’ official website.

3 bonus tracks from Britney Spears released

3 new bonus tracks off of Britney Spears’ new album Femme Fatale have been released. Check out ‘Selfish’, ‘Up n’ Down’ and ‘Don’t Keep Me Waiting’ featuring Travis Barker here.

DMX heading back to Jail

It looks as if DMX is heading back to jail for one year according to All Hip Hop. Click past the link to learn more of X’s prison history.