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REVIEW: Somos – ‘First Day Back’

Artist: Somos Album: First Day Back Label: Hopeless/No Sleep Genre: Indie-Punk On their 2014 debut full-length Temple Of Plenty, Boston, Massachusetts’ Somos brought to the table clean-cut indie-punk anthems that swept many off of their feet. This led to successful tours and their almost-inevitable collaboration with a big indie label like Hopeless Records. Today the […]

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Somos Announce ‘First Day Back,’ Stream Lead Single

Having recently joined forces with Hopeless Records, Boston, Massachusetts’ Somos have graced fans with a lush new track titled “Alright, I’ll Wait.” Check it out after the break, and share your thoughts with us in the comments section. The group’s latest single is taken from their sophomore LP, First Day Back, which follows 2014’s Temple Of Plenty, […]

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Foreign Tongues Release Chilling Video For “Little Doors”

Foreign Tongues released one of my favorite albums of the year with Fragile, As Said Before. In my review I state that “Fragile, As Said Before may be one of the strongest debuts in recent years, and that is simply because it plays nothing like one,” and this is most easily felt on “Little Doors.” […]

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Foreign Tongues Share Existential Video For “Fools Of Love”

If you hadn’t heard, I really like Foreign Tongues. Especially their debut LP, Fragile, As Said Before, out now via No Sleep Records. The band’s massive debut LP features pain and beauty stacked between layers of textures and sounds, and now you can visualize such experiences with a video for album opener “Fools Of Love.” […]

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Foreign Tongues Launch Pre-Orders For Debut LP, Stream New Track

In case you weren’t unaware, I really like Foreign Tongues. The New England-based act are gearing up to release their debut LP, Fragile, As Said Before, on July 24 via No Sleep. Pre-orders are live here. Substream is premiering a new track from the LP, “Assembly,” which is a heartbreaking cut about dealing with the […]

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SINGLE REVIEW: Foreign Tongues – “Fools Of Love”

Artist: Foreign Tongues Song: “Fools Of Love” Album: Summer Of The Reaper (No Sleep Records sampler) If you have yet to taste a foreign tongue, time to pucker up. I have said for a while now that Boston-based indie rock act Foreign Tongues‘ upcoming debut LP would be one to watch, and with our first […]

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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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Moose Blood Release Video For “Gum”

2014 breakout indie punk band Moose Blood have released a music video for “Gum,” which you can watch below. “Gum” follows the daily adventures of a young man. He rides his bike, eats ramen noodles, smokes cigarettes, and thinks about a pretty girl as he wastes his days away to the blissful soundtrack of Moose […]

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Daisyhead Debut “The Smallest Light” Music Video

Nashville, Tennessee’s Daisyhead have joined forces with AP to premiere a new music video for the title track off their debut full-length, The Smallest Light. Get in on the action after the jump, and let us know what you think in the comments section below. “We did this video with a young company called A […]

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REVIEW: Daisyhead – ‘The Smallest Light’

Artist: Daisyhead Album: The Smallest Light Genre: Post-Hardcore, Emo Label: No Sleep Records If the recent vinyl revival has done nothing else, we can say it has changed the way record labels present and introduce their newest artists. A debut LP used to be a new artist’s opening statement, but for Daisyhead and plenty of […]

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Stream Daisyhead’s Debut Album, ‘The Smallest Light’

Following the release of three promising singles, Nashville, Tennessee’s Daisyhead have teamed with PureVolume to begin streaming their debut album, The Smallest Light. Give it a listen and let us know what you think in the replies. “It has been nothing but a pleasure to write and record this record,” vocalist Michael Roe told PureVolume. […]

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Daisyhead Release Melodically Moving New Single, “East Bend”

Over the course of the past year or so, Daisyhead have cemented themselves on our radar here at UTG. From their 2014 split with Have Mercy to their well-received Jimmy Eat World cover that was featured on No Sleep’s A Comp For Mom, the band continues to prove their worth in the alternative scene alongside […]