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Bayside Announce Epic Anniversary Tour With Senses Fail, Man Overboard, Seaway

It’s always a good day when Bayside makes an awesome tour announcement, and today is one of those days. This morning, the band revealed dates for a 15th Birthday Tour featuring Senses Fail, Man Overboard, and Seaway. The star-studded tour is set to kick off in early March, with 25 US dates, plus one stopover […]

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Senses Fail Announce ‘Pull the Thorns From Your Heart’

Activity continues from the Senses Fail camp after a summer of playing shows for the anniversary of Let It Enfold You and just recently announcing a new record. Yesterday the band announced the title of the album, Pull The Thorns From Your Heart. The album will be released in the summer of 2015. It appears […]

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Buddy Nielsen (Senses Fail) Opens Up About Struggles With Addiction, Sexuality, Self-Destructive Behavior

As someone who grew up in the New Jersey pop-punk scene, I have always viewed Senses Fail frontman Buddy Nielsen as a guru and one of the most important voices in punk rock music. Buddy has garnered respect for years because of his abrasive honesty and reputation for calling out the bullshit in our lovely little scene. In […]

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Senses Fail Officially Sign To Pure Noise Records; New Album Slated For Summer 2015

Yesterday, UTG reported that fans were buzzing around Senses Fail during their set at Riot Fest in Chicago where the band announced on stage that they had signed to Pure Noise Records with no clear indication if it was true. After much speculation, the label announced on their website today that the band officially has […]

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Senses Fail Announce They’ve Signed To Pure Noise Records During Set At Riot Fest

According to AbsolutePunk, fans are reporting that during their set at Riot Fest Senses Fail announced they have signed to Pure Noise Records. Though neither party have officially confirmed the statement through social media, a fan did tweet at the label & band asking if it was true and they ended up retweeting the tweet. […]

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Senses Fail’s ‘Let It Enfold You,’ A Decade Later

I grew up in a small town, with the closest decent music venue being nearly an hour away from me. It wasn’t easy to find alternative music without a little bit of effort. I discovered new music through friends, MySpace, perusing the CDs at the local Walmart or picking up eye-catching albums at Hot Topic […]

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Knuckle Puck Release “Oak Street” Single On Bandcamp

After streaming “Oak Street” last week, you can now purchase Knuckle Puck‘s newest release on Bandcamp. The EP features the previously released title track, as well as an acoustic B-side called “Home Alone.” The single serves as a preview to the band’s upcoming EP, which will be released later this year on Bad Timing Records. […]

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LYRIC VIDEO: The Banshee Pilot – “Tall Hot Blonde”

Michigan post-hardcore band The Banshee Pilot have released a lyric video for their track “Tall Hot Blonde.” For fans of My Chemical Romance, Underoath and Senses Fail, you will instantly get into The Banshee Pilot. With melodic vocals and heart-pounding drums, the band is ready to show everyone what they’ve got, and with the release of […]

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Senses Fail Announce ‘Let It Enfold You’ 10th Anniversary Tour, Despite Past Claims

In April of last year, we interviewed Buddy Nielsen of Senses Fail, and when asked whether or not the band would celebrate their debut full-length, Let It Enfold You, with a 10th anniversary tour, his response was this: “No, at this point we have no desire to live in the past and celebrate that record. […]

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Dan Trapp Officially Parts Ways With Senses Fail

In response to a recent wave of speculation, over the weekend, Dan Trapp of Senses Fail confirmed via Instagram that he is no longer an active member of the four-piece, and instead will be focusing his time on the “pursuit of other musical ventures and projects.” You can view the drummer’s official statement by following […]

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UTG LIST: 10-Year Album Anniversaries We Want To See Celebrated In 2014

The majority of our staff was in high school a decade back and as 10-year anniversary tours have seemingly become a staple in the genres we held closest to our hearts at the time (and still), we’ve grown to accept this fact and find it only appropriate that we again look back and pinpoint our […]

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UTG’s Essential Shark Week Playlist

The television phenomenon known as Shark Week has spilled into mainstream pop culture in recent years, and we thought it was only fitting that this week spent celebrating the awesomely ferocious beauty of nature have its own playlist. With the exception of Shark Night 3D, it’s hard to find a time in recent memory when […]