industry

The Browning

LYRIC VIDEO: The Browning – “Industry”

The metal/electronic group known as The Browning are set to release a brand new record next month, titled Hypernova. The album will be hitting stores October 1 via Earache Records. Earlier today the band released a new single from the upcoming album, and the song is titled “Industry.” You can check it out by taking […]

Complaint Department VINYL

COMPLAINT DEPARTMENT: Death to Vinyl Flippers

Welcome to the Complaint Department, a column dedicated to calling out trends in the entertainment industry that bother us. Have something to complain about? Tweet at us, or email utgjames@gmail.com (Subject: COMPLAINT DEPARTMENT) with whatever is on your nerves and we may feature it in a future article! Times are tough in the world. Everyone […]

chachi riot

[New Feature] Real Talk With Pop Evil’s Chachi Riot: “Is Rock And Roll Dead?”

Keeping with our ongoing efforts to further expand into as many areas of music as possible, UTG is hoping to engage in real discussions with mainstream rock fans in our latest column, Real Talk. Hosted through weekly video blogs by Pop Evil drummer Chachi Riot, Real Talk is a recurring feature about the state of […]

David-Geffen 2012

David Geffen States “I’d Kill Myself” Before Entering Today’s Music Industry

Geffen Records’ own David Geffen made it very clear recently that he would rather off himself than be in today’s music business. That is a pretty harsh statement. Read what Geffen had to say in this article below and comment with your thoughts on his strong opinion. On the Music Industry Now Asked his thoughts […]

US Music Sales rise for first time since 2004

The music industry is not dead yet! According to a new report from tracking company Nielsen SoundScan, music sales in the US have actually improved in in the first half of 2011, rising 4 percent to 221.5 million units, from 213.6 million a year ago. The figure includes compact discs and digital albums. Nielsen also […]

Greg Puciato speaks on illegal downloading

The Dillinger Escape Plan frontman Greg Puciato has voiced his opinion on the subject of online file-sharing. He explains his viewpoints on how it is effecting on the music industry and the artists themselves over on Blabbermouth. Read the lengthy blog by clicking right here.

Interview with Cone of Sum 41

Click here to read an interview with Sum 41 bassist, Cone, where he talks about touring, the music industry, and the new album.

The Swellers music industry blog

Contributing his thoughts on the way of the music industry, Jono Diener (Drummer) of The Swellers discusses how technology is changing the way bands operate. Click past to read if it’s for the better or worse.