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Veil Of Maya Part Ways With Vocalist Brandon Butler

Metalcore titans Veil Of Maya have parted ways with vocalist Brandon Butler in the midst of recording a new studio album. Writing to fans from their recording space, the members of Veil Of Maya announced the departure earlier today, September 26. After breaking the news of Butler’s departure, the band informed fans “Currently we are […]

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Northlane Part Ways With Vocalist Adrian Fitipaldes

Yesterday evening, Sydney, Australia’s Northlane announced that they have parted ways with their longtime vocalist Adrian Fitipaldes, who has been featured on all of the group’s releases to date. According to a post to the band’s official Facebook page, the outfit’s hectic schedule was too stressful towards the frontman’s physical and mental well-being. Read the […]

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Texas In July Stream “Broken Soul” Featuring New Vocalist J.T. Cavey

After a short time out of the spotlight, metalcore outfit Texas In July are returning to headlines this afternoon with the release of a new single titled “Broken Soul.” The track, which is the first song to surface featuring newly recruited vocalist J.T. Cavey, premiered earlier today alongside a promotion video that can be viewed […]

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Periphery Frontman Spencer Sotelo Joins From First To Last

Well, this was certainly unexpected. Alternative Press is reporting that Periphery frontman Spencer Sotelo has joined From First To Last and is currently working with the band to finish their upcoming album. The announcement was made with a video statement from the band, which included a clip of Sotelo adding vocals to one of FFTL’s […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: Ximena Borges Discusses ‘Joyful Noise’

“I refuse to be put in a box and want people to instead remember me as an artist who will always be coming up with something audacious.” Ximena Borges has grown in popularity in her homeland of Venezuela over the years but as an uproot living partially in New York, she’s now bringing her unique […]

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HRBRS Part Ways With Vocalist

California hardcore outfit HRBRS have been through a variety of member changes over the span of their existence, but this fact does not make departures any less saddening when they occur. Today’s adieu is especially difficult, as vocalist and founding member Matt Gutierrez has announced he will be parting ways with the band. According to […]

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Ellie Goulding Announces North American 2014 Tour

British pop artist Ellie Goulding has had quite the year in a variety of ways including the release of Halcyon Days and a smash hit in the form of “I Need Your Love,” her collaboration with electronic producer Calvin Harris. It seems Goulding doesn’t plan on slowing down with the huge moves anytime soon, though, […]

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Adam Lazzara Leaves Tour, Taking Back Sunday Continue On With Former Underoath Frontman Spencer Chamberlain

This is weird, but in a good way. Take a moment, let it sink in, then buy your tickets to the closest show in your area. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. First and foremost, a congratulations are in order. Recently, Taking Back Sunday frontman Adam Lazzara welcomed a child into his […]

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RUMOR: Eddie Hermida from All Shall Perish Is The New Vocalist For Suicide Silence

This is probably the biggest story that is going to hit the metal world today. If you were planning on making a minor announcement of some kind, you may want to consider waiting until tomorrow because hard rock fans are going to be discussing this one for awhile. When Suicide Silence frontman Mitch Lucker suddenly […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: Wolves At The Gate

It’s been a year since Wolves At The Gate debuted their first full-length, Captors, an excellent post-hardcore album that is genuinely a must-listen for fans of the genre. Rather than sit around and soak up the success of the release after a tour or two, though, the band haven’t slowed down one bit in that […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: Fit For A King

With a groundbreaking album release this March for both themselves and their label in the form of Creation/Destruction, alongside an ever-increasing number of stacked tours with the likes of I Declare War, The Plot In You, and Oh, Sleeper, things are looking pretty bright these days for Solid State Records’ own Fit For A King. […]

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Bradley Walden Departs From Squid The Whale

We here at UTG are sad to inform that Squid The Whale have decided to continue on as a band without their longtime vocalist, Bradley Walden. The Michigan-based “rock & soul” group went public with the decision about 45 minutes ago in the form of a Facebook status, and aside from saying “there needed to […]