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Rest In Peace: Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967-2014)

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that award-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment earlier today, February 2. He was 46 years old. Though details remain scarce at this time, WSJ says New York City Police Department has already begun investigating Hoffman’s death and that the Office of the Chief […]

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BREAKING: Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe STILL In Prague Prison, Statement Delayed

Contrary to earlier reports, Lamb Of God frontman Randy Blythe remains in a Prague prison today and will be staying there for at least the next few days in connection with the death of a 19-year-old fan more than two years ago. Blythe was expected to be released today after posting $250,000 bail, but the […]

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Petition Started To Exonerate Javier Reyes Of Criminal Charges

Earlier today UTG reported about the arrest of Animals As Leaders guitarist Javier Reyes after the band performed at the Tam in Boston. The description of the arrest is as confusing a story as any one could imagine. Especially for any one who believes that police are always here to help serve and protect the […]

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BREAKING: Brandon Bolmer and Tanner Wayne Leave CHIODOS

Following rumors of Craig Owens’ potential return, Chiodos have officially announced the departure of Brandon Bolmer and Tanner Wayne. News of Bolmer and Wayne’s departure broke earlier today on Chiodos’ official Facebook (which had previously been dormant for months). A statement from Bolmer reads: Over the past 5 months or so, I have received a […]

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REST IN PEACE: Whitney Houston

The Associated Press is reporting Publicist Kristen Foster says singer Whitney Houston has died at age 48. Details are scarce at this moment, but needless to say, the loss will be felt throughout the music community. Houston won two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, 30 Billboard Music Awards, 22 American Music Awards during her record-breaking […]

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Bamboozle To Announce More Bands Next Week

After a talent-packed midnight announcement revealing most of it’s line-up, it appears The Bamboozle is not yet done surprising fans. Festival founder John D recently announced there is another festival announcement in the works that is sure to stun fans. Considering that this year celebrates 10 years of the festival, fans will most certainly not […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Rest In Peace Etta James (1938-2012)

CNN is reporting that legendary singer Etta James has died at the age of 73. James, who rose to fame 1950s, will always be remembered for such hits as “At Last” and “I’d Rather Go Blind.” She suffered from leukemia, dementia, and hepatitis C. UTG could not be more heartbroken to learn of her passing […]

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BREAKING NEWS: A Day To Remember Release Statement On Lawsuit

A Day To Remember have responded to Victory Records previous statement regarding their ongoing lawsuit. Unlike Victory, ADTR seem to be taking high road this time and not thoroughly discussing the matter but offering some clarity on the events that have unfolded. View A Day To Remember’s statement by looking below and let us know […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Victory Records Responds To A Day To Remember Lawsuit

UTG just received an official statement from Victory Records regarding the lawsuit filed against them. In the statement, Victory’s Robert S. Meloni attempts to clear up any confusion and state their view of the situation with A Day To Remember. Read the statement by simply looking below: Recent reports of claims filed by the Victory […]

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BREAKING NEWS: A Day To Remember Suing Victory Records

A Day To Remember are officially suing their current label, Victory Records, to get out of this legal contract. They will not be making anymore music until they are free from Victory’s tight grip. ADTR believe they have fulfilled their contract obligations, making them eligible to get out of the deal. To view the entire […]

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Autopsy Report of GWAR Guitarist Cory Smoot Released

A month ago, Under the Gun Review brought you the news of the untimely death of Cory Smoot, guitarist of costume clad rock band, GWAR. Today, the results of his autopsy have become public by word of the coroner and we have the details. North Dakota coroner William Masselo, MD released the following statement regarding […]

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Five Iron Frenzy Return, Release New Song, And Raise $30,000 Via Kickstarter In Under An Hour

Travelling kept UTG from bringing you the news Five Iron Frenzy promised to release yesterday, but the delay has allowed us to better tell you the story. Last night, fans eagerly waited online for a long-due announcement from defunct ska band Five Iron Frenzy. When the time came, the group released a new song entitled […]