Archive for August 4th, 2009

Fun. – Aim & Ignite

Artist: Fun. Album: Aim & Ignite Genre: Pop Label: unsigned If you’ve had your ears open to the scene for the last six months, you’ve been anxiously awaiting the release of Fun.’s debut album, Aim And Ignite. However, if you’ve been in the dark, Fun. is the collaborative project of Nate Ruess (former lead singer of […]

*Contest* My Favorite Highway SIGNED cds and posters!

This week on UTG we come to you with a contest of EPIC Proportions! New hearthrobs, MY FAVORITE HIGHWAY, have bestowed UTG with 5 SIGNED posters and 3 SIGNED copies of their label debut, the re-release of How to Call a Bluff and we want YOU to have them! TO WIN: Email: Include:  – Name, address […]


Escaping from the hot Detroit Warped Tour sun, Maika of There For Tomorrow and the UTG crew climbed aboard the band’s bus for a special acoustic performance of TFT’s “Stories” from their brand new album, “A Little Faster.” The album is in stores now and comes HIGHLY recommended from the entire UTG staff. UTG TV […]

In the kitchen with IDOLS ARE DEAD

Instead of the regularly scheduled “TOP 5” segment this week we thought we’d switch it up a little and surprise you with the lighter side of the music world. Our good friends from Idols Are Dead have decided, instead of a TOP 5, to present their favorite recipe for you all to share in 5 […]

Ingrid Michaelson National Tour + Song Stream

Ingrid Michaelson has announced a full North American fall tour in support of her new album Everybody, which comes out August 25, 2009. Maybe – Ingrid Michaelson August 31 Dennis, MA @ Cape Cinema September 01 Dennis, MA @ Cape Cinema 09 Toronto, Canada @ Mod Club Theatre 10 Montreal, Canada @ Petit Campus 11 […]

Atreyu and Hollywood Undead to Tour?

Yes, it’s true – Atreyu and Hollywood Undead are heading out on tour together. 10/16 Lubbock, TX @ The Pavilion 10/17 San Antonio @ Sunset Station 10/18 Dallas, TX @ House of Blues 10/20 Mission, TX @ Las Palmas Race Park 10/21 Houston, TX @ Verizon Wireless Theatre 10/23 Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock 10/24 […]

Dethklok co-headline with Mastodon!

Burbank, CA – Perhaps the most anticipated and eclectic heavy rock tour of the year has been confirmed and will feature Atlanta’s hard rock icons MASTODON to co-headline with the life size version of DETHKLOK, the animated band from Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse along with friends CONVERGE and HIGH ON FIRE. The 36-city tour will begin […]

Red Car Wire – From The Start

Artist: Red Car Wire Album: From The Start Genre: Pop Punk When summer comes around you tend to hear a lot of generic bands that mash together decent vocals with some basic chord progressions. Red Car Wire has set themselves apart from the other artists in this genre going against the cliche’ of mediocrity in […]

Eminem denies rumors

Eminem has denied being the rapper on a song called “Die Already,” which is a scathing diss towards Soulja Boy. “Wow whoever made ‘Die Already’ really does sound like me. But it ain’t,” the rapper said from his official Twitter account. The song was released to the Internet and was also posted on as […]

Upcoming Stones Throw Events

EVENTS Aug 9 – Mayer Hawthorne (DJ) at Stones Throw Sundays at Amoeba, L.A. (FREE) Aug 12 – Dam Funk at Shrine Chicago Aug 14 & 15 – Dam Funk & Animal Collective in Brooklyn Aug 16 – J Rocc at Stones Throw Sundays at Amoeba, L.A. (FREE)


Mayer Hawthorne will be touring the US & Canada playing live with his band The County, and before that a few DJ gigs in UK: Aug 20: Amersterdam at Café de Duivel (A DJ Set by Mayer Hawthorne) Aug 21: London at The Westbury (A DJ Set by Mayer Hawthorne) Aug 22: Birmingham at Hare […]

RIP Baatin — Van Ark Reaches Out

I had the Pleasure to meet and know baatin as a artist and a friend..i met him through a mutual friend in detroit by the name of leaf erikson.. he was a good brother i got to know personally and his mother as well..he was a good person who cared about people and would share […]