on the impossible past

Greg Barnett of The Menzingers

UTG INTERVIEW: The Menzingers

Scranton punks in The Menzingers kicked off their headlining tour this Memorial Day Weekend. Day three was in Long Island, NY at Revolution Bar and Music Hall in Amityville.

Also on the bill, the band’s friends in Fake Problems, Restorations, and Captain We’re Sinking helped contribute to a slew of stage-dives, sing-a-longs, and smiles.

It’s been over a year since The Menzingers’ album, On The Impossible Past, was released through Epitaph Records. Fortunately, we had the chance to catch up with vocalist/guitarist Greg Barnett and ask him a few questions ranging from the band’s international touring to …

MUSIC VIDEO: The Menzingers – “Nice Things”

Pennsylvania punk band The Menzingers released a new music video today for their song “Nice Things” off of their 2012 release On The Impossible Past. The video is very low production, but it perfectly complements the message they are trying to get across lyrically.

The Menzingers released their new album On the Impossible Past this past February, and it’s definitely on the list of albums of the year in UTG’s camp.

You can check out the music video after the break, and make sure you let UTG know what you think of it!

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REVIEW: The Menzingers – On the Impossible Past

Artist: The Menzingers
Album: On the Impossible Past
Genre: Punk/Rock

I’m from Pennsylvania, so I obviously have a soft spot for bands that come out of the Keystone State. There’s something about Pennsylvania’s music scene there where every single band, no matter what they sound like, sounds a little bit like Pennsylvania. Koji sounds like the mountains, The Wonder Years like the city, Dead End Path like the woods; the music reflects the state. I’m sure this is the case with a lot of music scenes, but I haven’t honestly seen it like I have in Pennsylvania. The Menzingers new …


UTG PHOTOS: Rise Against (1/26/12)

Under The Gun recently sent Staff Photographer Kellie Gannon to photograph the Rise Against tour.

Thursday, January 26th, I ventured down to Kent State University to photograph my first show of 2012, & I couldn’t have picked a better one! This current tour features Rise Against supported by The Menzingers and A Day To Remember. Rise Against last made a stop in Cleveland back in September with The Foo Fighters, and Rise Against continues to push forward into the new year with another amazing tour lineup.