Archive for August 1st, 2011

Juliet Simms to appear on season 2 of The Voice

According to the Twitter account of Juliet Simms (Automatic Loveletter), the singer will be featured on Season 2 of the popular televised music competition The Voice. Today Juliet tweeted the following: Haha just found out I’m gonna be on The Voice..wonder if they’ll let me cover Automatic Loveletter? Last season, Dia Frampton (Meg & Dia) […]

STREAM: The Gay Blades – Just Kids

For those unaware, The Gay Blades are a band we hold very close to our hearts here at UTG. The debut album Ghosts, which will soon be released on vinyl, contained a song entitled “Robots Can Fuck Your Shit Up” which contained the lyrics that inspired the name Under The Gun Review. Beyond that, TGB […]

Fun Fun Fun Fest line-up is revealed

Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, TX has just revealed the final line-up that is taking place on November 4, 5 and 6. A full festival poster can be seen below featuring all of the acts attending. You don’t want to miss this awesome set of artists in one place.

Kings Of Leon cancel remaining dates of U.S. Tour

An outright shock to all Kings Of Leon fans has just been reported. Lead singer Caleb Followill has been deemed unfit to perform, due to health issues, causing the band to put an abrupt halt on touring life until September 28. Official statements have been released to the public on behalf of KOL. A representative […]

Pure Noise signs Troubled Coast

Pure Noise Records are proud to announce the signing of East Bay hardcore group Troubled Coast. The band have set out to release their label debut 7” EP, sometime in November, and UTG will have more information on this as it nears. Head over to their Facebook and tell UTG your thoughts on Troubled Coast.

Tim McIlrath and Tom Morello announce The Justice Tour

Tim McIlrath (Rise Against) and Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine) have announced The Justice Tour, this coming September, that is coming to three lucky cities. All of the profits of these shows are going to The Nation Institute. Don’t miss awesome show when it comes to these cities. Tour Dates: September 5th – Madison, […]

New Found Glory headline the Pop Punk’s Not Dead Tour

New Found Glory are going to be headlining the Pop Punk’s Not Dead Tour with support from Man Overboard and This Time Next Year. Two more bands are scheduled to be announced soon so we will bring you them when they are released. View all of the official dates by looking below. Tour Dates: Oct. […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Valencia – Still Need You Around (Lost Without You)

Valencia have released the music video for their single, “Still Need You Around (Lost Without You),” off of their third LP Dancing with a Ghost. Brendan Walter, the bands’ guitarist, shot and co-produced the video with filmaker Chris Newhard. Check it out right here.

Hit The Lights album nearing completion

It’s been a long while since we’ve had some concrete news from the guys in Hit The Lights but UTG is lifting our spirits for this one. Following up their highly- successful 2008 release, Skip School, Start Fights, HTL are projected to bring something completely fresh and exciting to the world of rock music. The […]

Disturbed dropping b-sides release before indefinite hiatus

Disturbed are sinking lower and lower with the announcement of their indefinite hiatus but have a trick up there sleeve before this vanishing act. The group have announced that they will be putting out a b-sides release before throwing in the towel. What an outright attempt to let people know, “Hey, we will soon be […]

Saves The Day reveal track-listing

Saves The Day have revealed the track-listing for their upcoming September 13 release, Daybreak, via Razor & Tie Records. If you haven’t already, go and grab a pre-order package while supplies are still available right here. Comment and let us know if you have reserved yours yet. Daybreak 1 Daybreak 2 Let It All Go […]

Drake hosts the 2nd Annual OVO Fest

Drake’s been on one in 2011 and kept up his flow by hosting the 2nd Annual OVO Fest this past weekend. He set the bar undoubtedly high with this event, having performances from Weezy, Nas, Rick Ross, The Weeknd and the legend himself, Stevie Wonder! Watch the video segment below that features all of the […]