Archive for January 10th, 2013

STREAM: Pusha T Ft Rick Ross – “Millions”

Pusha T is aiming to excite the masses with the stream of his new song “Millions”, featuring Maybach Music head honcho Rick Ross. This is the latest new music to surface off of Pusha’s upcoming mixtape, Wrath Of Caine, which drops soon. After the release of Wrath Of Caine, he plans on releasing his Def […]

STREAM: Send The Messenger – “Celebrate The End”

Send The Messenger are a five piece post hardcore band originating from Albuquerque, New Mexico. The band recently released a new single titled “Celebrate The End”. If you want to take a listen to the song just check below the jump. Like what you hear? You can purchase the single for $1 off the band’s […]

EDITORIAL: The Curious Case Of Rick Ross Vs. Rick Ross

Identity is everything in music, and that goes double for urban artists. The way fans envision your day-to-day life directly correlates with whether or not they will believe the lines you deliver in songs, and some times that need to look “real” leads artists to lie through their teeth. Those needing proof of this need […]

For Today Guitarist Claims There is “No such thing as a gay Christian” [UPDATED]

Too bad we already had a ‘Holy Sh!t’ headline today… Christian metalcore act For Today are the topic of much online debate this afternoon following recent comments made by guitarist Mike Reynolds on his personal Twitter account. Around 8AM EST this morning Reynolds began a posting a series of tweets regarding his views on homosexuality […]

LISTEN: Willow Smith Singing Over A Radiohead Song

Budding pop star Willow Smith aka the daughter of Will and Jada Pinkett aka the girl who had a neck injury inducing hit two years back is maturing at an astonishing pace. Not only has Willow already discovered seminal Brit alt rock act Radiohead (she’s twelve!) but she’s spurned her Top 40 sound by singing […]

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WATCH: The Nervous Energies Sessions For Broadway Calls And Pity Sex

Yep, it’s a twofer! Nervous Energies is giving us double the pleasure, double the fun with their first session of 2013, featuring gritty punk-poppers Broadway Calls and navel gazing indie pop act Pity Sex. No, the bands aren’t playing together. What would you even call that supergroup? Pity Calls? Broadway Sex? The latter sounds more glamourous, but […]

SAY MY NAME: Destiny’s Child To Release New Single

News of Justin Timberlake’s return to pop music has been the talk of the blogosphere all day, but there is another reunion on the way that is sure to get fans of pop music excited. Taking to her official website, Beyonce has announced plans to release a new Destiny’s Child song called “Nuclear” on a […]

Justin Timberlake Teases New Music

Pop superstar turned actor, Justin Timberlake, set the media on fire today with a tweet that lead many to believe a new song would be premiered this afternoon. Thursday, January 10th, 2013 at 9:01 am PST… He followed up twelve hours later with a new tweet, this time with a link and a message that […]

MOVIE REVIEW: Zero Dark Thirty

Film: Zero Dark Thirty Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writer: Mark Boal Studio: Annapurna Pictures In 2008 when The Hurt Locker came out, audiences had not seen that visceral of a war film in a very long time, especially a film about a war that was still ongoing. Director Kathryn Bigelow, while not unheard of by any […]

The Academy Awards Announces Nominations for 85th Annual Oscar Ceremony

It’s that time of year again folks! It’s one of UTG’s favorite awards shows, The Academy Awards, and this year’s nominations are in! While I’m sure there are some categories that will lead to some water-cooler conversations, there’s no doubting that this year was good to us with a large quantity of good films. The […]

STREAM: Foxfires (ex-Four Year Strong) – “It Was A Journey”

Former member of Four Year Strong, Josh Lyford’s hardcore project is at it again. Foxfires put up “It Was A Journey” as a stream over on Alt Press’ website earlier this morning, and it sure does pack a punch. “It Was A Journey” is included on The Golden Age, the band’s EP that’s slated for […]

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Norma Jean Recorded A New Song This Week And They’re Putting It Out Tomorrow

Metalcore act Norma Jean announced yesterday that they were in the process of recording a new track meant for immediate release some time on Friday, January 10. Yes, tomorrow. The band announced through their Facebook and Twitter pages, “We’re going to release a song on Friday. We’re tracking it live today. We’ll have more to […]