Archive for May 10th, 2012

MUSIC VIDEO: Transit – “Cutting Corners”

Massachusetts punk group Transit released a new music video today for their song “Cutting Corners.” This song comes off of their newest release Listen and Forgive, which came out on Rise Records in October of this past year. The video features a collection of shots from a live set they did recently, and it really […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Birdman Ft. Rick Ross – Born Stunna

As if we need a tagline to make you want this one. In hopes of getting fans psyched for his forthcoming solo record Bigger Than Life, Birdman dropped the Rick Ross assisted “Born Stunna” on the blogosphere. As soon as that Australian girl comes in with the MMG greeting, Ross pounces on the beat with […]

Owl City Premieres “Gold”

Owl City has premiered the first of four songs off his upcoming Shooting Star EP. “Gold” features Adam’s signature soft-spoken croon, only without the soft synthesizer you remember from the past. Sorry kids, but Owl City has grown into full blown pop producer and “Gold” is the first step toward a bold future of ever […]

Guys behind Scary/Date/Not Another Teen/Epic/Disaster Movie to make Hunger Games Parody

Variety reports today that Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer sold the rights to their Hunger Games Parody entitled “The Starvation Games”. Variety described the duo as “spoof specialists”. One can only assume that they meant special in a mean way.

Jack White Scoring The Lone Ranger

Disney’s next big tent pole picture 2013’s The Lone Ranger has wrangled Jack White to write the score. The Lone Ranger is being produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Gore Verbinski, the same team who brought us the first three Pirates of the Caribbean movies. Jack White’s score is a welcome and exciting addition […]

MUSIC VIDEO: T.R.A.M. – Inverted Ballad

Rock supergroup T.R.A.M. have released the visuals for their song “Inverted Ballad” and can be viewed right here. T.R.A.M. is comprised of Adrian Terrazas (The Mars Volta) on saxophone, flute, bass clarinet and percussion, Javier Reyes (Animals As Leaders) on guitars, Tosin Abasi (Animals As Leaders) on guitars and Eric Moore (Suicidal Tendencies) on drums. […]

This Is Hardcore 2012 Announces Line-Up

This Is Hardcore 2012 has unleashed the insane line-up for this year’s festivities and can be seen here on UTG. The first show on August 9 will take place at Union Transfer and the shows on August 10, 11, and 12 will be held at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia, PA. Get ready for an […]

LIVE REVIEW + PHOTOS: La Dispute and the Wildlife Tour

Baltimore is a weird place to see shows for me. I live in DC without a car, so getting there is really hard without the help of great friend (A big thanks to my friend McKenzie who let my friends Christina, Luka and I borrow her car. You’re the best.). Some venues in the city are […]

Second To Last Stream ‘Vessel’ EP

Our good friends over at Absolutepunk are currently streaming Second To Last‘s brand new EP, entitled Vessel, and can be heard here. This EP is a catchy mix of rock, punk, alternative and is truly a release to keep close for the summer time. Please head right here to listen to Second To Last’s Vessel […]

Angels & Airwaves Cancel All Tour Dates; Tom Delonge Severely Sick

Angels & Airwaves have released news that frontman Tom Delonge is severely sick and cannot continue on with the band’s tour. Read an official statement from AVA below. It is now clear that Travis Barker’s urgent tonsillectomy was not the only tasking item keeping Blink-182 from touring across North America. UTG wishes Tom and Travis […]

Dave Strauchman (Every Avenue) Released From Jail

Every Avenue‘s Dave Strauchman was apparently in a bit of trouble and was released from jail not that long ago. No word of what exactly happened but Under The Gun will keep you updated on the events that took place. Read a direct Tweet from Strauchman by looking below and let us know what you […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Pretty Lights – You Get High

Denver’s own Pretty Lights has released a special stream/download for his fan base today, called “You Get High,” and it is full of funk. This fun song features glitchy hip-hop beats, organic synth lines, and a smooth vintage funk sound. The originality of this song shines through. Please check out when Pretty Lights is coming […]