Archive for December 8th, 2011

UTG PHOTOS: Monster Outbreak Tour (11-23-11)

We just wrapped our UTG TV series on the Monster Outbreak tour and today we’re giving you a full photo set from the same show! Captured by staff photographer Chris Blincoe, the follow collection of photographs epically frames a night everyone in attendance will not soon forget. Featuring That’s Outrageous, Abandon All Ships, I See […]

Squid The Whale/Let It Happen On Tour

Starting Monday, Michigan natives Squid The Whale will be going on tour down the Midwest for the beginning of December with Let It Happen. If you haven’t already, check out our UTG TV coverage of Squid The Whale covering Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” HERE, and keep your eyes peeled for a show near you! […]

Animals As Leaders European Tour Dates

Animals As Leaders have announced the dates for their 2012 headlining European tour entitled, “An Evening With Animals As Leaders.” There is currently no confirmed supporting acts, but we are anxiously awaiting more information. 04/01 Tilburg, NET @ 013 04/02 Belgium, BRU @ AB Club 04/03 Paris, FRA @ Batofar 04/04 Bielefeld, GER @ Kamp […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Ace Hood – The Statement (Intro)

We The Best Music and Ace Hood are proud to introduce you to the first visuals from Ace’s new mixtape, The Statement 2, which drops tomorrow. The video was directed by Dazed One Films. DJ Khaled and Ace Hood show the whole world that you don’t need a catchy chorus or flashy celebrities to pump […]

This Providence Cover “All I Want For Christmas”

As part of Fueled By Ramen’s holiday sale, This Providence have covered Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas.” The FBR holiday sale is running until December 11th. And as part of the sale, members of bands on Fueled By Ramen have written special notes for fans to read on Fueled By Ramen’s website. The […]

Now, Now Sign With Trans/Stream New Song

Indie rockers Now, Now have announced their signing to Chris Walla’s (Death Cab For Cutie) label Trans. Congratulations to the trio! To get a taste of what the group’s style is like click through and listen to “Dead Oaks.” This soft track combines elements we’ve seen from Death Cab, as well as the group’s own […]

Dead To Me And Cobra Skulls Announce Australian Tour

San Francisco-based Dead To Me and Reno’s Cobra Skulls have announced an Australian tour entitled All Drive, No Lullabies. This run will also feature the stylings of Australian punk group Lamexcuse. The tour encompasses 4 states in 9 days beginning in March 2012. Both headliners will be touring in support of their Fat Wreck Chords […]

He Is We Reveal EP Details

He Is We have revealed the artwork and track-listing for their forthcoming EP, Skip To The Good Part, that can be view right here. The release will see an official release on December 20 via Universal Republic. Make sure to keep checking back to UTG for more news on this very talented duo! Will you […]


Artist: T-Pain Album: rEVOLVEr Genre: R’n’b, hip-hop Label: Nappy Boy, Konvict Muzik, RCA This was a fun album to review. Not because it’s particularly good, but just for how often it makes such a spectacular tool of itself. You can’t but laugh and applaud its blatant and wilful badness. I don’t know if this was […]

M83 Announces North American Tour

Electronic/alternative act M83 have recently announced that they will be heading out on an extensive North American tour this coming April. Before this schedule is underway M83 will travel everywhere from UK, Belgium, Australia and NZ. Direct support on the these specific dates will come directly from Porcelain Raft. If your heart is set on […]

MOVIE TRAILER: Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted

The sequel no one expected or really asked for is on the way and today UTG has the first official teaser trailer to surface online. Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted finds the cast of Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, Jada Pinkett Smith, David Schwimmer, Frances McDormand and Sacha Baron Cohen together once again on another CGI-filled, […]

Lady Gaga Dreams Of Working With Woody Allen, UTG Hopes It Never Happens

Lady Gaga has been expressing herself in an ever-escalating ways throughout 2012, but it’s her latest comment that legitimately caught our attention. Gaga has been blessed with financial success and that allows her to do pretty much whatever weird, “I’m an alien/crazy person/psycho/goddess/monster” related thing she desires. Now that she has pretty much peaked with […]