Archive for July 8th, 2009

Upcoming Tour Dates for KRS-One & Buckshot

I just got an e-mail from Duck Down Records with the upcoming tour dates for KRS-One and Buckshot, so I thought I would pass them along to the hip-hop fans that frequent this site. Check ’em out: KRS-ONE & BUCKSHOT Upcoming Tour Dates: Rock The Bells KRS-ONE Hosting BUCKSHOT A PERFORMING ARTIST Washington, DC – […]

New Nas and Marley album on the way!

Headlining this summer’s Rock the Bells tour, Nas and Damian Marley are giving concertgoers a preview of their upcoming collaboration album, Distant Relatives. While the album still has no release date or label, the pair has been performing album cuts like “As We Enter,” “Strong Will Continue,” and “Africa Must Wake Up” at their tour stops. […]

NIN announces new tour dates!

It turns out Nine Inch Nails’ Bonnaroo ‘09 set won’t be Trent Reznor’s final U.S. show ever — today the NIN leader announced on the band’s Website new plans to perform a handful of small venue shows in New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles. Nine Inch Nails’ joint tour with Jane’s Addiction and their […]


In our first true installment of UTG TV, we’re testing out our new camcorder and bringing you a sit down with ska legends, REEL BIG FISH! The band is currently out on tour in support of their new live dvd and covers record [which we absolutely love]. If you get a chance, check them out […]

UTG TV: Letterday PART 2!

Last week we premiered our acoustic session with LETTERDAY and the response was huge! So, as a thank you, allow me to present the second half of their performance for all our readers. Also, coming soon: an interview with Letterday. UTG TV: Letterday – Beg For Mercy [ACOUSTIC] from James Shotwell on Vimeo. If you […]

Eminem to appear in new Adam Sandler flick

It’s been seven years since we’ve seen him in “8 Mile,” but Detroit rapper Eminem will finally take the big screen by storm again in Judd Apatow’s newest comedy “Funny People.” The director told’s movie blog about the cameo and what it was like working with the artist. “I was scared to pitch jokes […]

Brett Dennen Concert Review – Rothbury ’09

Brett Dennen – Live from the Rothbury Music Festival (2009) (Rothbury, Michigan) Pictures courtesy of Detroit Chris As a lot of the readers who frequent UTG Review know, I am an avid hip-hop fan and normally only cover hip-hop music. However, little do people know how big of a Brett Dennen fan I am and […]