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vista chino

UTG INTERVIEW: Vista Chino – Kyuss Lives! is Dead, Long Live Kyuss!

Rising from the ashes of the sadly burnt-out but much beloved desert-rock icons Kyuss, Vista Chino have been touring the world for the best part of the last three years, bringing the music and the vision of Kyuss screaming back to life in all of its distorted glory. Originally formed under the name Kyuss Lives! […]


UTG INTERVIEW: Ghost – Conversation With A Nameless Ghoul

Without question, Ghost (aka Ghost B.C) are one of modern music’s most interesting acts. An anonymous band operating within a culture obsessed with celebrity, the Swedish quintet have managed to obtain a level of crossover success that most bands in their genre could only ever dream about, while remaining steadfastly cloaked in mystery. More an […]

tame impala

UTG INTERVIEW: Tame Impala, Casting a Spell Over ‘Big Day Out’

2013 was a big year for Kevin Parker and his band Tame Impala. It was a year that saw the Perth, Western Australia based multi-instrumentalist and his band of psychedelic-rock proponents cast their sonic spell further than ever before, completing headline tours worldwide and making appearances on everything from Coachella to Late Night with Jimmy […]


UTG INTERVIEW: Northlane, Backstage At ‘Big Day Out’

Emerging from the youth centre stages of the multi-cultural melting-pot that is Sydney’s western suburbs, Australian progressive metalcore powerhouse Northlane have been riding an irrepressible wave of momentum of late that has seen them rise from relative anonymity to the very forefront of the Australian heavy music scene. Much of this rapid ascension can be […]


Big Day Out Festival Dates Revealed

Every year the Big Day Out Festival never ceases to amaze with their awesome artist line-ups and huge set performances. This year, the likes of Kanye West, Soundgarden, Parkway Drive, My Chemical Romance, Odd Future, Girl Talk and many more quality acts will be gracing the stages. Simply head through the jump to view the […]