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Save Face Stream New Single “Preoccupied”

New Jersey’s Save Face have released a new track called “Preoccupied.” You can listen to the single, which premiered at AbsolutePunk, below. “Preoccupied” serves as a worthy follow-up to the band’s recent material from their split with Baltimore’s My Heart, My Anchor. Featuring a guest vocal spot from Equal Vision Records’ WATERMEDOWN, the song is […]

A Will Away, Gin War, More Featured On Free ‘A Very Mayflower Christmas’ Compilation

The folks at Mayflower Collective have released a free compilation of Christmas songs just in time for the holiday season. Featuring new and previously released Christmas songs from A Will Away, Gin War, Save Face, Have A Good Season, and Cross Town Train, the compilation is available for free download and streaming below. Per Mayflower Collective’s DIY […]

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Save Face Release “Brain” From Upcoming Split

New Jersey’s Save Face announced a split with Maryland acoustic act My Heart, My Anchor last week, and they’re back again today with a new track called “Brain.” The song, with accompanying music video, is streaming exclusively over at Absolutepunk. Unquestionably a guitar-led track, “Brain” gives us a peek at a four-piece iteration of the band, […]

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Save Face Announce Split With My Heart, My Anchor

New Jersey punk band Save Face have announced their newest release. The band will be releasing two new tracks on a mixed-genre split with Maryland acoustic act My Heart, My Anchor on May 26 via Mayflower Collective. The split serves as My Heart, My Anchor’s first release under the Mayflower Collective roster of artists. This is […]

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Skate And Surf Adds A Will Away To Lineup, Posts Set Times

We’re just a week away from Skate and Surf 2015 and the fine folks running the festival are still adding must-see bands to the ever-growing lineup. The festival announced today that A Will Away will be playing this year on Sunday, May 17. While Sunday’s lineup was already impressive, the Connecticut four-piece indie/emo band rounds out […]

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REVIEW: A Will Away – ‘Bliss’

Artist: A Will Away Album: Bliss Label: Quiet Fire Media Genre: Emo, Indie Rock, Pop-Punk There’s a distinct difference between happiness and bliss. Happiness is the consequence of a positive situation or outcome; it describes the joy that accompanies a successful plan or an unexpected, pleasant turn of events. Bliss is different. Bliss describes the feeling of letting go, […]

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UTG PREMIERE: A Will Away – “My Sitter”

Connecticut’s A Will Away will be releasing their fantastic new EP, Bliss, on March 20 via Quiet Fire Media. Today, we’re excited to exclusively stream the newest single from the upcoming release, titled “My Sitter.” Fans of A Will Away will note the instrumental progression over previous material and a more laid-back pace than the songs found on […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: Head North Discuss New Music, Plans To Dominate 2015

Here at UTG, we believe in Head North. The Buffalo, NY pop-punk quartet wrapped up a year of seemingly soaring under the radar in 2014 with a few huge announcements for 2015, including the news that the band would be signing with Bad Timing Records for the release of a new EP in the spring and supporting the […]

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Head North Sign To Bad Timing Records, Releasing New EP In Spring 2015

Remember back in September when we told you that Head North were the next big thing? The band’s foray into world domination begins today, as they announce their partnership with Bad Timing Records. Hailing from Buffalo, New York, Head North are the single most creative force in contemporary pop-punk. 2014 saw the group through the release […]

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On Your Marks and Save Face Announce Winter Tour

One of the best small-band tours of the year is here to cap off 2014. New Jersey’s On Your Marks and Save Face have announced a co-headlining East Coast winter run that ends right before the start of the Christmas holiday. Sponsored by MKT Records and Mayflower Collective, the tour sees the bands venturing through […]

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Head North Announce National Headlining Tour

Buffalo pop-punk band Head North will be heading out on a massive headlining tour later this year. Check out a full flyer and dates below. The band is touring in support of their new EP, Scrapbook Minds, as well as a recently released split with Connecticut’s A Will Away. I highly recommend checking out both […]