Archive for February 8th, 2010

DAATH Guitarists Complete Solo Record; Commence Songwriting For Much Anticipated New DAATH Album

Extreme metal at its very best, plain and simple, is what the Atlanta based quintet DAATH delivered on their highly acclaimed latest album, The Concealers. Currently the group is more determined, energized, and focused than ever before to continue expanding upon their unique, uncompromising and dynamic sound. For those previously uninitiated, feel free to head […]

Pathology announces new members, enter studio to record most brutal record to date

Recently signed to Victory Records, San Diego’s Pathology will enter Doubletime Studios today to record their label debut. The band feels very comfortable there with producer/engineer Jeff Forrest, having worked together on the group’s previous recordings. Doubletime has been going for 20 years and has a great and diverse client list including As I Lay […]

THE AUDITION reveal new single

THE AUDITION will be revealing their first single “You Ruined This” off their highly anticipated album Great Danger. The track will be made available on the bands myspace page: The new album, Great Danger, hits stores on March 16th. See THE AUDITION on the remaining dates of “The Revolution and Resolutions Tour” Feb 8, […]

Mastodon announce tour dates with Between The Buried And Me

Mastodon have announced their spring headlining tour of North America, which kicks off April 6. The tour will feature support from Between The Buried And Me, Baroness and Valient Thorr. Pre-sales begin Feb. 11 with general on-sale to follow Feb. 12. Dates are as follows: Fri Apr 16 Music Farm Charleston, SC Sat Apr 17 […]

Aaron Gillespie to teach drum lessons

According to a recent tweet, Underoath drummer Aaron Gillespie plans to teach drumming lessons in the near future. Gillespie said, “I’m gonna try and start taking applications for drum lessons this week. i can’t wait to meet some of you and hang with you.” Think you’d like to submit an application?

KORN announce tour dates

Korn have announced a Canadian tour with support to come from Five Finger Death Punch. March 29 – Vancouver, BC @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre March 31 – Calgary, AB @ Big Four Building April 2 – Regina, SK @ Agribition April 3 – Winnipeg, MB @ Winnipeg Convention Centre April 6 – Toronto, ON @ […]

Woe Of Tyrants unveil new album name

Woe Of Tyrants new album name,Threnody, will be released worldwide on April 13th while the band will be on the road with Overkill and Vader. Track listings: 1. Tetelestai 2. Creatures Of The Mire 3. Venom Eye 4. Tempting The Wretch 5. Threnody 6. Bloodsmear 7. The Venus Orbit 8. Lightning Over Atlantis 9. Singing […]

New Chiodos Vocalist Revealed?

According to reports on SupJustin, BRANDON BOLMER of Yesterday’s Rising will be replacing Craig Owens in Chiodos. Check out a sample of his previous work below. Thoughts? UPDATE: THIS IS NOW CONFIRMED.

First Impressions: Jason Derulo – Jason Derulo

First Impressions is a segment where we let you into our early thoughts on a highly anticipated album, This week, we have our early views on Jason Derulo’s self titled debut. It drops March 2nd, 2010. Though UTG is now nearing its second birthday, the world of Top 40 music is still new territory for […]

Review: Victor! Fix The Sun – Person, Place, or Thing

Artist: Victor! Fix the Sun Album: Person, Place, or Thing Genre: Post-Punk/Experimental Label: Friction Countless bands clearly fit in one particular genre and they follow the blueprint formulas that have been previously set. The most intriguing bands are the ones that can’t accurately be classified and that holds true for the Michigan-based trio, Victor! Fix […]

Review: Los Campesinos! – Romance is Boring

Artist: Los Campesinos! Album: Romance Is Boring Genre: Indie Pop Label: Arts & Crafts Clashing mind-numbing instrumentals with sarcastic and emotionally prolific lyrics, Cardiff-based, indie-pop outfit, Los Campesinos!, set out to remind everyone how cruel the world and heartbreak can really be. Their first two releases left them with the twee-pop stamp that was once […]

Hey Monday finishing writing

Hey Monday are working on their Sophormore release, but according to THIS TWEET it seems it may be coming along even quicker than anyone expected.