The Lock In


Film: The Lock-In Produced by: Rich Praytor and Beverly Banks, Holy Moly Productions This past weekend, I watched a Christian-produced found footage horror film called The Lock-In with my girlfriend and friend. The Lock-In tells the story of three friends who unlock a demon when they bring a porn magazine to their overnight church lock-in. Read those […]

Tear Out The Heart Feature 2013

REVIEW: Tear Out The Heart – Violence

Artist: Tear Out The Heart Album: Violence Genre: Post-hardcore Label: Victory Records Tear Out The Heart have only been a band for nearly two years, but in that time they’ve managed to self release an EP and land a recording contract with Victory Records. This brings us to the here and now – the metalcore […]


BATTLE REVIEW: I See Stars – Digital Renegade

What exactly is a BATTLE REVIEW? Good question. Sometimes the UTG staff cannot decide who will review a record and our solution is to let all interested parties voice their opinion. Below you will find two reviews, one by Kriston McConnell and the other by Ethan Merrick, each covering the new release from I See Stars. We […]


REVIEW: Greeley Estates – The Death Of Greeley Estates

Artist: Greeley Estates Album: The Death of Greeley Estates Genre: Metalcore Label: Tragic Hero Records The line up changes that have afflicted Greeley Estates since their inception would give you whiplash. Happily however, it doesn’t seem to have adversely impacted upon their music, which remains as streamlined and inventive as ever. The Death of Greeley Estates […]

Burden Of A Day – One One Thousand

Artist: Burden of a Day Album: One, One Thousand Genre: Hardcore/Scenecore Label: Rise There’s been a flood of these “scenecore” acts in the past year and it seems Rise Records is the depot of a lot of it. Each band on the label, with the exception of one or two, sounds nearly the same = […]

Alesana – Where Myth Fades to Legend

Band: Alesana Album: Where myth fades to legend Genre: Screamo/Post-Hardcore Label: Fearless Records Tracks: 1. This Is Usually The Part Where People Scream 2. Goodbye, Goodnight, For Good 3. Seduction 4. Sweetheart, You Are Sadly Mistaken 5. Red And Dying Evening 6. Better Luck Next Time, Prince Charming 7. The Uninvited Thirteenth 8. A Most […]