UTG TV: Warped 2014 With The Word Alive

The Word Alive is one of those bands that’s bound to keep growing and growing. This summer alone, they’ve been bumped up onto the main stage at Warped Tour on numerous occasions, but it’s only a matter of time before they become Warped headliners for the long run. If you’re a fan of the band, […]

The Frontman Of The Word Alive Talks About Their Upcoming LP

The Word Alive are currently on the Started From The Bottom Now We Here tour, and their frontman, Telle Smith, took some time away to shoot a short interview with Cayem Interviews. He talked about a number of different topics, including tour plans, how the world would be a better place without Blood On The […]

MOSH: The Word Alive Debut “Life Cycles” Video

UTG friends The Word Alive have released the official video for their latest single, “Life Cycles.” There are a million ways to go about making a music video, especially if the song you’re working with can be interpreted in as many ways as the music of The Word Alive. If you had to sum up […]


STREAM: Tyler “Telle” Smith (The Word Alive) – “Touch Of Your Lips”

When not ripping faces to shreds on the road with The Word Alive, Tyler “Telle” Smith has apparently been working on a bit of solo material for a release that has yet to be announced. Recently, Telle released a stream of a new song entitled, “Touch Of Your Lips.” The song is soft and slow, […]

The Word Alive Unleash “Entirety”

The Word Alive have released a lyric video for their new single “Entirety.” Serving as the lead single to The Word Alive’s forthcoming album Life Cycles, “Entirety” showcase a band destined for gigantic things in the months to come. If you thought their debut was a force to be reckoned with, “Entirety” might as well […]

The Word Alive Tease “Entirety”

The Word Alive have unveiled a teaser for their new single, “Entirety.” Dropping next Thursday as a free download for anyone who preorders Life Cycles, “Entirety” is our first mastered taste of The Word Alive’s new album. Don’t get your hopes too high though, it’s almost too short to leave an impression. That said, I’m […]


Need Clothes For Summer? Resist & Rebel Clothing Has You Covered

When not walking on crowds around the globe as frontman of The World Alive, Tyler “Telle” Smith runs a fantastic clothing company called Resist & Rebel. Currently, R&R is having a 45% off sale on their entire catalog, including shirts marked down to $11 and hoodies starting at only $15.40. Sounds pretty fantastic, right? If […]

The Word Alive Release Statement

The Word Alive have released an official statement regarding the departure of Dusty Riach and Justin Salinas. Earlier this week, news broke that Dusty Riach and Justin Salinas would no longer be part of The Word Alive. Many sites, including UTG, then used comments from vocalist Tyler “Telle” Smith’s conversations with Absolutepunk users to explain […]

The Word Alive Not Replacing Keyboardist

Last night we brought you news that The Word Alive had parted ways with drummeer Justin Salinas and keyboardist Dusty Riach. Following the announcement, vocalist Telle Smith spent some time responding to comments regarding the situation on absolutepunk, and that’s when the story begin to grow. Over the course of multiple posts, Smith shed ever […]

STREAM: Palisades ft. Telle (The Word Alive) – Disclosure

UTG is about to make your Friday afternoon a whole lot better by streaming Palisades new song “Disclosure,” featuring Telle from The Word Alive. This track combines hardcore elements, along with soaring vocals and electronica layered underneath. Palisades plan on releasing their debut I’m Not Dying Today EP, through Rise Records, on January 24 and […]

Tyler “Telle” Smith Updates Fans On The Word Alive

Tyler “Telle” Smith and The Word Alive crew have had an action-packed 2011, full of extreme ups and downs, and are looking to continue making great tunes this year. Telle took some time to compose his thoughts and update fans on the writing process for TWA’s upcoming release. He discusses the heartache of losing loved […]

The Word Alive is writing their new album

The Word Alive is currently on the Warped Tour, but during their time between sets, they working hard on writing their next album. The band says they’ll be in the studio early next year. At that time, they’ll be fully prepared with one hell of a new record. “No filler tracks for TWA” they say.