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Underoath To Play South By So What?! 2016

The alternative music scene has been buzzing as of late with discussion over when and where Underoath will appear during their 2016 return to glory. Last week’s Self Help Festival announcement was trending for days, and now we’ve learned of another March festival where fans can see the recently reunited band perform. Underoath will headline […]

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UTG EXCLUSIVE: The Maine’s John O’Callaghan On Thriving By Way Of Passion And Diligence

Unwavering in their attempts to pursue greater heights, Tempe, AZ alternative rock outfit The Maine have just put out American Candy, their most dynamic and sensational record to date. UTG had the pleasure of chatting with lead singer and lyricist John O’Callaghan. Below he tells us a story of how he came about doing what […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: Famous Last Words Discuss New Short, ‘A Two-Faced Charade’

Famous Last Words have been keeping themselves busy over the last few years. They’ve released two full-length albums since 2013, a short film and have toured all over the country. Even as busy as they are, they still took some time to answer some questions about performing at South By So What?! and their new […]

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Circa Survive, La Dispute, and More Announced For South By So What?!

Though the weather outside is frightful, the Lone Star State’s premier alternative music festival, South By So What!?, continues to bolster its increasingly awesome lineup. Earlier this morning it was announced that Circa Survive, La Dispute, and a slew of other stellar acts will be trekking to Grand Prairie, Texas this coming spring to take […]

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UTG PHOTOS: Palisades and Famous Last Words (1/29/14)

Under The Gun sent photographer, Kellie Gannon, to check out Palisades and Famous Last Words at the Agora Ballroom in Cleveland on January 29, 2014. It’s been a few months since I’ve attended a show with the intention of shooting photos.  For the first show in too long, I decided to check out Palisades and […]

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Upcoming He Is Legend Tour Dates Surface

North Carolina’s He Is Legend have already announced that they will be bringing their wild fusion of southern rock and hardcore to this year’s South By So What Festival. They also revealed that they would be touring to and from the festival, with dates to be announced soon. Now, thanks to early reveals from ticketing […]


Kyle Even Leaves Breathe Carolina, Band Releasing New Album in 2014

Breathe Carolina announced this afternoon that founding member Kyle Even has decided to part ways with the group. According to a video update, Even recently celebrated the birth of his first child and is leaving BC to focus on his family. Never ones to leave fans on a bad note, Breathe Carolina also took this […]


TEXAS: We Are Sponsoring South By So What This Month

If you follow UTG on Twitter you know we have been working hard on a big announcement involving the great state of Texas. The time has come to unveil that news, and we hope to see all of your smiling faces soon. Under The Gun Review, along with the rest of Absolute Voices (Absolutepunk, Punknews, […]

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Oh, Manhattan Announce Return; New EP Already In The Works

Previously extinct Atlanta metalcore outfit Oh, Manhattan has now returned to the land of the living, and it looks as if the band has some plans in store for the group’s old (and new) fans. For those who didn’t know, the group was previously fronted temporarily by Woe, Is Me‘s Hance Alligood in his early […]

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South By So What?! Reveals More Bands

South By So What?! Festival has been rolling out the bands and today UTG has many more to bring all of you viewers. It has been confirmed that Every Avenue, Cartel, Hellogoodbye, I See Stars, A Skylit Drive, Comeback Kid, Close Your Eyes, Stick To Your Guns, Conditions, Motionless In White, Make Me Famous, MyChildren […]