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REVIEW: 7Seconds – ‘Leave A Light On’

Artist: 7 Seconds Album: Leave a Light On Genre: Hardcore Label: Rise Records Remember back when punk musicians didn’t care to impress anybody but themselves? Alright, music fans can (and will) argue that punks have always been apathetic towards the opinions of others, but it almost feels like with every passing year, there are more […]

Saltwater EP Cover Apex of Apathy

UTG PREMIERE & REVIEW: Apex Of Apathy – “Sleeping Pills” & “Somewhere Green”

Las Vegas experimental post-hardcore outfit Apex of Apathy have been on Under The Gun’s radar since the beginning of 2013 due to their fantastic debut full-length, The Flying Machine, an exploration within a wide range of sounds from multiple genres. Thus, it is truly a pleasure to dig into their forthcoming Saltwater EP and exclusively […]



Earlier this year, Las Vegas experimental post-hardcore act Apex of Apathy released one of the most promising full-length debuts of 2013 with The Flying Machine. Including sounds from not only post-hardcore, but genres such as pop-punk, progressive rock, and alternative rock as well, the album was a seriously satisfying listen that burst at the seams […]


Rise Records Signs 7Seconds

It has been revealed that Rise Records have brought on Nevada hardcore outfit 7Seconds to the roster. Congratulations to the entire band on this great opportunity! Read the full statement from the label below and welcome 7Seconds to the team. Get ready for new music, tours and so much more in the months to come. […]


UTG INTERVIEW: I Built The Cross

I Built The Cross is about as heavy as it gets and they’re not only a technical death metal outfit, but theological mentors as well. The band was formed in 2008 by Reed Mitchell and Garrett McGeein (formerly of Disfiguring The Goddess) and have since gained an impressive standing in the metal scene. Their newest […]


Sharks Acoustic In Vegas

Sharks‘ own James Mattock was filmed performing acoustic for Punks in Vegas and can be viewed right here on UTG! James performed the group’s songs “Arcane Effigies” and “What Entails” and goes over quite well. Click through the jump the watch this intimate acoustic and let us know what you think of Sharks. Be sure […]

Punk Rock Bowling announces more acts

The Punk Rock Bowling Music Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada has announced more bands for this amazing event. Tickets are only available here and there will be a limited number of 3 Day Passes being sold so get them soon.