Archive for September 2nd, 2011

MUSIC VIDEO: Sharks – Sweet Harness

Check out the beautifully shot music video for Sharks‘ song “Sweet Harness.” The band filmed the video at various points on their US tour and compiled it into one big journey. “Sweet Harness” comes off of Sharks recent release The Joys Of Living (2008-2010). Be sure to check them out when they roll through on […]

Lights performs “Toes” acoustic

I know some of you are drooling right now, stay calm. Lights has been filmed performing her brand new single “Toes” for a lucky audience. This is the first single off of her forthcoming release Siberia, that hits stores on October 4, via Last Gang Records. If you like what you hear then pick up […]

STREAM: As Artifacts – You Belong With Me (Taylor Swift cover)

Apparently there are not enough Taylor Swift covers going around the internet these days. InVogue Records’ newcomers As Artifacts have boldly whipped out their hardcore version of the pop artist’s hit “You Belong With Me” and it can be heard right past the jump. I’m quite sick of these covers but check it out and […]

Junius and Rosetta Release Tracks From Upcoming Split

Junius and Rosetta will be releasing a split CD on September 27 through Translation Loss Records. It seems that the split consists of just two tracks, both of which are over eight-minute-long slow burn epics. You can listen to Junius’ effort, “A Dark Day With Night” here and Rosetta’s track, “TMA-3” here. You can pre-order […]

STREAM: The Browning – Ashamed

Here is yet another stream from Earache Records’ The Browning. It is titled “Ashamed” and you can find it on their upcoming album Burn This World, set to be released on October 4th, 2011. If you haven’t already, I suggest that you pre-order the album now, or even one of their bundles! Enjoy!

Canada doesn’t want Nickelback to play

This story literally made our week here at UTG! The Winnipeg Jets’ fans are begging the NHL to keep Nickelback from playing the teams first game in over 15 years. In an open letter to the NHL commissioner to kindly reconsider, a pair of critics from the local Winnipeg Free Press wrote a hilarious letter […]

Oh, Sleeper creates No Sleeper energy drink

You heard it right! Texas’ Oh, Sleeper is in works to create and distribute their own brand of limited edition “No Sleeper” energy drink. There is no set date for distribution as of yet but the drink’s tag-line is pretty kick ass, “Sleep When You’re Dead.” To add to the good news for the group, […]

Anvil Announce Fall US Tour Dates

Veteran heavy metal band and major influence to such bands as Anthrax and Metallica, Anvil have announced a string of US tour dates to take place this fall beginning in October. Anvil was also the focus of the 2008 documentary “Anvil! The Story of Anvil”. Tour dates are as follows: 10/19 – Springfield, VA – […]

30 Seconds To Mars making a film against EMI

30 Seconds To Mars have decided to make a movie about their legal troubles with record label EMI over their 2009 album, This Is War. Bob Lefsetz, American music figure, confirmed the project in a lengthy blog post about meeting Jared Leto (the band’s front man) on his Lefsets Letter blog.

Lady Antebellum performs “Just A Kiss” on David Letterman

Lady Antebellum to the stage on The Late Show with David Letterman yesterday (September 1). The Grammy winning trio from Nashville performed a perfect rendition of their hit single “Just A Kiss.” This song is off of their forthcoming third LP entitled Own The Night, that drops on September 13. Check out a video of […]

STREAM: Ludacris feat. Waka Flocka Flame – Rich & Flexin

It’s been quite some time since we’ve heard anything new from Ludacris. While he has reportedly been working on new music ever since his last album, Battle Of The Sexes, dropped in 2010 nothing has come out as of yet. That was until a new track from the Atlanta rapper surfaced earlier this morning. The […]

Wilco Adds More Tour Dates

Wilco recently added a slew of new tour dates to their upcoming world tour! This new set of dates, that follows the already announced East coast run and a run in the UK and Europe too, sees Jeff Tweedy and company zig-zagging their way across the Midwest and Texas throughout December. The band’s latest full […]