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Mixtapes Release Gigantic Compilation Of Rarities, B-Sides, Non-Album Tracks

Mixtapes has always been a favorite around here at UTG, so it broke our hearts last year when the band announced that they’d be calling it quits. Today, the band has released These Are Us, an enormous collection of twenty-three songs from splits, b-sides, rarities, and non-album tracks that almost fill the Mixtapes-sized hole in our hearts. […]

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New Mixtape: Gucci Mane – ‘King Gucci’

Gucci Mane is still serving time behind bars, but that isn’t stopping the hip-hop icon from dropping yet another killer mixtape. Today, May 20, Gucci released a new compilation of loosies titled King Gucci. The 10-track collection of unreleased material features appearances from Fetty Wap, Migos, PeeWee Longway, and RiFF RAFF, with production from Chief […]

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Mixtapes To Go On Hiatus Following Fest ’13

According to a post made earlier today on Mixtapes‘ official Facebook page, the Cincinnati foursome will soon be taking a break from music. The group was adamant that this upcoming hiatus was not spurred by a particular event or individual, but rather, “just because of life, and personal reasons.” Additionally, the outfit noted that Fest […]

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No Sleep Records Releases Free 28-Track Sampler

No Sleep Records has put together an impressive sampler featuring songs from all of the various artists on their label. It’s titled Death To False Music: Volume 1, and it contains 28 tracks from artists you already love to some of their labelmates you might not yet know about. The list of artists includes Allison […]

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UTG PHOTOS: Bayside & Four Year Strong (4/4/14)

Under The Gun sent photographer, Derek Scancarelli, to Best Buy Theater in New York City to photograph The Great American Cult Tour on April 4, 2014. Bayside just wrapped up the end of their headlining Great American Cult Tour. Along for the ride were Four Year Strong, Daylight (who’ve since changed their name to Superheaven) […]

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LIVE REVIEW: The Great American Cult Tour – Cleveland, OH 3/5/14 (Photos)

Opening night of the Great American Cult Tour took place in Cleveland, OH last week. As Bayside’s first headlining tour in some time, I was prepared for a fantastic show. I wasn’t disappointed. I asked local photographer Andy Wells to accompany me and his pictures from the show can be found below. The lineup: Ohio’s […]

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Leaked All Time Low Tour Information Reveals Handguns And Man Overboard As Support

Oh, Ticketfly. You love to ruin the fun of tour promotion. The last year has been littered with reports of tour websites revealing previously unreleased tour information before bands have had a chance to properly promote their efforts themselves, and today TicketFly pulled back the promotional curtain once more by telling us who will be […]

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Bayside Announces The Great American Cult Tour, Support From Four Year Strong, Daylight, Mixtapes

Bayside is ready to make a big comeback in 2014. The band just announced The Great American Cult Tour, a four week American Spring run featuring support from Four Year Strong, Daylight, and Mixtapes. It’s worth pointing out that this is Four Year Strong’s first tour since their Main Stage appearance on Warped Tour 2012 […]

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Vans Warped Tour Adds Five More Bands To Lineup

Vans Warped Tour recently began their annual revealing of the lineup for the next edition of the tour in a week-by-week fashion. Tonight, it has been announced Saves The Day, A Skylit Drive, The Ghost Inside, I The Mighty, and Beartooth will be taking part in the traveling summer festival in 2014. Other notable additions […]

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John Bazley’s ‘Best of 2013′ In Music

Looking over the list I’ve penned as my personal ‘Best of 2013 in Music,’ I can’t help but smile. I remember sitting in class around this time last year, scratching down a list on loose leaf of my ‘Most Anticipated of 2013;’ to see how few of those records made my end of the year […]

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Troy Sennett’s ‘Best of 2013’ In Music

Let’s talk about moments. Around 5:00 PM on June 8, 2013, I watched Spitalfield play “Stolen From Some Great Writer” to an empty theater. This was a band I never thought I would have the chance to see live soundchecking for a ten-year anniversary performance of Remember Right Now, a record that had a huge […]

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James Shotwell’s ‘Best Of 2013’ In Music

When 2012 was coming to a close I distinctly remember the majority of alternative music critics commenting that the year had been ‘something special.’ As 2013 begins to wind down I have found the same thing being said from the same people, and I think I too have to agree. For reasons entirely my own, […]