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Patent Pending Announce U.S. Tour Dates

Long Island pop-rockers, Patent Pending have announced a bunch of fun new semi-national U.S. tour dates throughout December. The band just recently finished up their U.K. tour with Bowling For Soup and The Dollyrots, who they also recently released a split with. The split, One Big Happy, features all three bands covering each other’s more […]


UTG INTERVIEW: Bowling For Soup & The Dollyrots

Texan rockers Bowling For Soup should need no introduction. For almost twenty years now, they’ve kept fans amused and entertained with their signature brand of irreverent, uproarious rock ‘n’ roll. Earlier this year, the band followed the success of their eleventh studio album Fishin’ For Woos by putting out a split EP with long-time friends […]


MUSIC VIDEO: Patent Pending – “Spin Me Around”

Patent Pending have released their new music video for “Spin Me Around” off of Second Family. In an effort to showcase the band’s more sensitive side, rather than their typical high-energy debauchery, “Spin Me Around” is a slow-paced, acoustic pop ballad about love. The video shows singer/songwriter, Joe Rogosta, as the groom at his wedding […]

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Bowling for Soup, The Dollyrots and Patent Pending Release Split

Bowling for Soup, The Dollyrots and Patent Pending have released their split, One Big Happy, in the US and the UK. On this split, each band covered each other as well as introduced a brand new song to the album. Listen to an interview with Patent Pending at Warped Tour this year on the making of […]


WATCH NOW: Bowling For Soup Frontman in New Chuck E. Cheese Commercial

I’m really not sure how to approach this news article, but the facts are this: Bowling For Soup frontman Jaret Reddick recently lent his voice to the character of Chuck E. Cheese, a mouse that plays guitar at a kids’ pizza place. Yes, the one your parents took you to when you were younger (mine didn’t, […]


Bowling For Soup Announce UK Tour

Bowling For Soup have announced that they will be touring throughout the United Kingdom in October and Under The Gun Review has the details right here! This huge run will start October 14 Newcastle and end on October 28 in Cambridge so be sure to grab your tickets when they are available online. Are you […]

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Vans Warped Tour UK Line-Up Announced

Vans Warped Tour is native to the US, but after 13 years, they will be returning to the UK on November 10th at London’s Alexandra Palace. The line up for the event can be seen below. At this show, there will be four stages for music, many vendors and merchants, and skating ramps! Tickets for […]

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REVIEW: Erik Chandler – Writing the Wrongs

Artist: Erik Chandler Album: Writing the Wrongs EP Genre: Rock/pop Label: Brando Records Following in the footsteps of fellow Bowling for Soup cohort Jaret Reddick, Erik Chandler and his band, the Mulberry Street Socialites, have released their Writing the Wrongs EP. It’s a very short, four-song album that conveys a heady swathe of influences and […]


Bowling For Soup Announce Spring US Tour

Texas rockers Bowling For Soup have announced their spring US tour from April to May. The tour will start in Kansas on April 18 and end in Texas on May 5. Support will come directly from Patent Pending and Freshman 15. Please click through the jump to view the entire tour schedule and let Under […]

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REVIEW: People On Vacation – The Carry On EP

Artist: People On Vacation Album: The Carry On EP Genre: Indie rock Label: (None) People on Vacation – possibly so named for the fact their members are on a ‘vacation’ from better-known groups – are an intriguing duo. Jarret Reddick from Bowling for Soup and Ryan Hamilton from Smile Smile have collaborated to produce six […]

Bowling For Soup & The Dollyrots to release 7″ split

Bowling For Soup and The Dollyrots are set to release a 7″ split, in which each band will be covering the others songs. Interesting take on a split in my opinion. The release will be limited to 1000 copies, signed by both bands. A digital version, featuring two bonus tracks, will also be made available.

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Ryan Hamilton – Straight Up (Paula Abdul cover)

Smile Smile’s Ryan Hamilton has released a free cover song you simply must hear. Click below to stream Ryan’s acoustic rendition of Paula Abdul’s timeless hit, “Straight Up.” If you like it, feel free to grab a copy for yourself!