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Ben Affleck Responds To Batman Casting Criticism: “I’m A Big Boy”

Well done, Jimmy Fallon. You continue to be way cooler than anyone gives you credit. The decision to cast Ben Affleck as Batman in the upcoming sequel to Man Of Steel has been the hottest debate topic for movie and comic book nerds since its announcement a few weeks ago. Seemingly everyone with the ability […]


Thy Art Is Murder Announce United States Tour

Australian deathcore act Thy Art Is Murder have announced they will be embarking on ‘The Hate Across America Tour’ this November and December with support from I Declare War, Fit For An Autopsy, The Last Ten Seconds of Life, and Kublai Khan. For those who want to bring the hate to a show near them, […]

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EDITORIAL: Putting Our Beef With Falling In Reverse To Rest

This week I had a realization that had never really crossed my mind in the five years I have been running UTG: Instead of wasting our time writing another Falling In Reverse review that would be met with typical internet bashing from their legion of fans who will forever refuse to consider their favorite musician […]

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Patrick Stump Explains Our Hate Culture In Lengthy Blog Posting

Fall Out Boy frontman Patrick Stump spent a while organizing his thoughts about our country’s hate culture in a lengthy blog and can be read right here. Take time out of your day to scan what Stump is getting after and let UTG know if you can agree with his thought process. “How many people […]

For Today 2012


Well the internet sure hasn’t kept quiet about this one. After what seems to have been a decision made as a result of the criticism, name-calling, and hatred that came from Mike Reynolds’ Thursday morning rant on homosexuality, the guitarist has now left For Today to pursue what he claims to be a life in […]

For Today 2012

For Today Guitarist Claims There is “No such thing as a gay Christian” [UPDATED]

Too bad we already had a ‘Holy Sh!t’ headline today… Christian metalcore act For Today are the topic of much online debate this afternoon following recent comments made by guitarist Mike Reynolds on his personal Twitter account. Around 8AM EST this morning Reynolds began a posting a series of tweets regarding his views on homosexuality […]


DMX Slams Drake Over Aaliyah Album

DMX has a new album in stores this week, which means he is currently making the rounds on every radio station, television broadcast, podcast, and print publication that will give him a moment of their time. Somewhere in this mix he took a moment to speak with MTV’s RapFixLive, who asked the “Already” rapper how […]

The Return of Jesse Leach

Killswitch Engage Frontman Posts Message On Hatred, Asks Fans To Share

Killswitch Engage frontman Jesse Leach has released a length op-ed on his ongoing battle against “hatred.” The message was originally released on the vocalist’s Facebook page, but has since begun circling the net after Leach requested fans share his words with everyone they know. As longtime fans of Killswitch, we knew UTG needed to join […]

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Hawthorne Heights Stream New EP Hope

Ohio rock outfit Hawthorne Heights are now streaming their brand new EP Hope on the bands Myspace account. The new EP will be officially released on June 5 via Cardboard Empire Records. Hope is the bands second installment of their concept EP trilogy, which follows last years release of the EP Hate. Head over to […]

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Hawthorne Heights Release Hope EP Artwork

Ohio’s Hawthorne Heights recently announced their EP Hope, which is the second installment in the bands concept trilogy, following last year’s release Hate. The band has now released the artwork for the upcoming EP which is set to be released on June 5 via Cardboard Empire Records. Along with the new scheduled release, Hawthorne Heights […]

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Hawthorne Heights Reveal New EP, Announce Headlining Tour

Ohio rock outfit Hawthorne Heights have revealed plans for a brand new EP. The band will be releasing Hope on June 5 via Cardboard Empire Records. The new EP will be the second installment in the bands concept trilogy project following last year’s release Hate. In addition to the plans for a summer EP release, […]


Tim McIlrath (Rise Against) Discusses Racism And Hate Crimes

Rise Against frontman Tim McIlrath spoke with Alternative Press recently about racism, hate crimes, and many other important issues in their latest interview. Please check out an excerpt from the article below and be sure to comment with your thoughts on what McIlrath had to say. Buzzfeed followed that up with a list of 25 […]