digital renegade


REVIEW: I See Stars – Renegades Forever

Artist: I See Stars
Album: Renegades Forever
Genre: Remix/Rarities
Label: Sumerian

Roughly a year and a half has passed since Michigan’s I See Stars released their third album, Digital Renegade. Our review of the record applauded the group’s efforts to further create a niche all their own, but thought they were still struggling to find the right balance of electronica, metal, and pop elements within their music. The group hit the road shortly after the album’s release and, aside from a run in with the law or two, spent the months that followed performing for fans around the world. …

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I See Stars Borrow From Bane For “Can We Start Again;” Announce Digital Mixtape ‘Renegades Forever’

Michigan’s I See Stars have returned to the UTG headlines with the release of a new song and the promise of more to come in the (very) near future.

“Can We Start Again” is the first song to surface from I See Stars since the 2012 release of Digital Renegade. The song, which started as a b-side, features guest vocals from Frankie Palmeri of Emmure and Mattie Montgomery, as well as lyrics from the legendary hardcore group Bane. This is not a cover per se, but rather a reinterpretation of lyrics for the purpose of inspiring a new scene …

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MUSIC VIDEO: I See Stars – “NZT48”

I See Stars have revealed their live music video for the single “NZT48” which was recorded during this past year’s California Metal Fest and Monster Outbreak Tour. You can watch the video by taking a look below the jump.

The band is currently headlining the Filthy February Pt. 1 tour with support from bands like For All Those Sleeping, Upon This Dawning and more. Be sure to head over to their Facebook page for a full list of tour dates to see if they will be playing in a city near you and to purchase some tickets.

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STREAM: I See Stars Ft. Cassadee Pope – “The Hardest Mistakes (Remix)”

I See Stars have teamed up with The Voice contestant Cassadee Pope, once again, for the remix of “The Hardest Mistakes.”

“The Hardest Mistakes” is a re-worked version of the group’s Digital Renegade song “Electric Forest.” We do not have a clue where this song plans on landing but UTG will keep you informed.

Buy the single here on iTunes.


MUSIC VIDEO: I See Stars – “Filth Friends Unite”

Michigan natives I See Stars have released their brand new music video for the song “Filth Friends Unite” and can be seen here on Under The Gun Review! This song is off of the band’s latest release, Digital Renegade, through Sumerian Records.

Watch I See stars’ video by heading through the jump and comment with your thoughts.


I See Stars Announce Short US Tour

Sumerian Records’ own I See Stars have announced a short run of touring dates with direct support coming from My Ticket Home, Crown The Empire and Make Me Famous.

These dates will start up on July 2 in Texas and end on July 7 in Pennsylvania so be sure to grab your tickets as soon as possible. Please check out the revealed tour dates by looking below and let UTG know if you plan on attending a show or two on this run.

Jul 02 Jakes Lubbock, TX
Jul 03 12052 Event Center Amarillo, TX


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Anthony Green ft. Nate Ruess – Only Love (Andrew Oliver Remix)

I See Stars‘ drummer Andrew Oliver released his remix of Anthony Green’s “Only Love,” which features Nate Ruess of fun.

This high-speed electronic remix shows us a different side of the duo’s composition and makes it more of a dance vibe. Under The Gun enjoyed what we heard so please be sure to click through the jump and share with your friends. Read a special message from Andrew below and tell us what you think.

“Check out my glitchy dance remix of Anthony Green’s “Only Love” ft Nate Ruess from the band FUN!! – Andrew ISS”



Just a week after releasing Digital Renegade, I See Stars have answered a series of questions from UTG regarding their work on the record, promotional plans, and what it is they hope we all take away from things at the end of the day. Below you can find a transcription of our interview with vocalist Devin Oliver, which was conducted over email in the days leading up the records’ release. If you have yet to purchase the album, click here and grab a copy off iTunes.

UTG: When you entered the studio to record Digital Renegade, did you have


BATTLE REVIEW: I See Stars – Digital Renegade

What exactly is a BATTLE REVIEW? Good question. Sometimes the UTG staff cannot decide who will review a record and our solution is to let all interested parties voice their opinion. Below you will find two reviews, one by Kriston McConnell and the other by Ethan Merrick, each covering the new release from I See Stars. We highly encourage you consider each viewpoint when making your purchasing decision.

Battle reviews are rare on our site, but we have been thinking of doing more in the future. If you like this feature, comment below and let us know!

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STREAM: I See Stars ft. Danny Worsnop – Endless Sky

Hardcore outfit I See Stars are on the verge of releasing their heaviest and most mature effort to date, Digital Renegade, and UTG has a stream of our favorite song on the album.

I See Stars new song “Endless Sky” features Asking Alexandria frontman Danny Worsnop and provides us with a look into the band’s improved sound.

Please listen to the stream of “Endless Sky” by simply heading through the jump and let Under The Gun Review know how much you enjoy this new song. Are you going to purchase Digital Renegade when it is released tomorrow via Sumerian …


STREAM: I See Stars ft. Cassadee Pope – Electric Forest

Michigan natives I See Stars have unleashed the stream of their brand new song called “Electric Forest,” which features Hey Monday’s own Cassadee Pope.

The song is a different approach for the synth/hardcore group and we are still trying to wrap our heads around this particular composition. This track is off of the band’s forthcoming effort, Digital Renegade, due out March 13 through Sumerian Records.

Will you be picking up the group’s album when it hits stores? Please let UTG know what you think by commenting past the jump!


I See Stars Premiere “Mystery Wall”

I See Stars are kicking off the week-long countdown to Digital Renegade‘s release with the premiere of yet another new song.

Debuting exclusively on AlternativePress and accompanied by a short interview, “Mystery Wall” is the third song to surface off the Michigan rock act’s third full-length album. We will save our thoughts until you’re able to listen, so click here and experience “Mystery Wall” now.

Digital Renegade arrives in stores through Sumerian Records on March 13. Having now heard three songs, will you be picking up a copy? Comment below and let us know!

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