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REVIEW: Bad News Bears – Battle Scars

Artist: Bad News Bears Album: Battle Scars Genre: Emo rock Record Label: Faded Youth Records Mixed feelings of appreciation and surprise come when spinning debut LP Battle Scars from solo emo-rocker Bad News Bears. More times than not BNB impresses and dazzles, showing a magnificent amount of musicianship and songwriting craft throughout the record. Battle […]

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ALBUM STREAM: Bad News Bears – ‘Battle Scars’

Bad News Bears have long done a good job of being the press darlings of the alternative scene. Previously featured in Alternative Press, Mike Sacchetti’s rock outfit’s new record, Battle Scars, was mixed by The Wonder Years‘ Nick Steinborn, who also played drums. You can hear the quality in the mix, with a tiny bit […]


SONG PREMIERE: Bad News Bears – “Young Hearts”

Our good friend Mike Sacchetti, AKA Bad News Bears, is graciously letting us premiere the stream of his brand new track “Young Hearts.” This song will be off of his upcoming release, Battle Scars, on July 9 via Faded Youth Records. All of the songs on BNB’s release were written, performed, and co-produced by Sacchetti. Drums […]

Bad News Bears 2013

Bad News Bears Stream New Song “Bloodsucker”

Our friend and fellow UTG staffer, Mike Sacchetti (Bad News Bears), has paired up with to stream his brand new song called “Bloodsucker.” This song comes off of BNB’s forthcoming full-length, Battle Scars, that is released on July 9 through his imprint Faded Youth Records. Additionally, Sacchetti recruited Nicholas Steinborn (The Wonder Years) to […]


STREAM: Bad News Bears – Best That We Can (Demo)

Bad News Bears are currently working on new material and we’ve gotten our hands on one of their latest demos. The demo, which was recorded earlier this year via iPad, features mastermind Mike Sacchetti and his guitar giving you everything they can. It’s a sign of growth, both musically and lyrically, that we think will […]

EP Stream: Bad News Bears – “Prospects”

UTG is once again continuing our 2011 commitment to bringing you more of the best unsigned bands than ever before with an exclusive EP stream from Philadelphia’s Bad News Bears. If you love Goot, Something Corporate, or Gatsby’s American Dream – you won’t want to miss this!

Unreleased Four Year Strong Song Stream

A previously unreleased Four year Strong song entitled “Bad News Bearz” is up on the band’s purevolume.