Archive for June 3rd, 2013

MUSIC VIDEO: Hopes Die Last – “Hellbound”

Hopes Die Last have premiered the music video for a brand new song, titled “Hellbound.” The song is taken from their upcoming EP, Wolfpack, which is currently set to hit stores June 25. Take a look below the jump to watch the video. If you like what you hear, the song is already available for […]

Architects Debut “Black Blood”

British metalcore act Architects have debuted the official lyric video for their new single, “Black Blood.” The song is available for free download as a part of the Warped Tour sampler over at Amazon, but it will also be featured on a reissue of the group’s 2012 release, Daybreaker, along with two cover songs, those being of Bon Iver’s “Blood Bank” […]

REVIEW: City and Colour – ‘The Hurry and the Harm’

Artist: City and Colour Album: The Hurry and the Harm Genre: Acoustic/folk Label: Dine Alone Records Somehow, City and Colour have eluded me until now. I have several friends who are big fans and I’ve heard nothing but reverential praise for the project, but even as an Alexisonfire appreciator I’ve never found myself moved to […]

Strawberry Girls Sign To Tragic Hero Records

Salinas, California rock outfit Strawberry Girls are very pleased to announce their signing to Tragic Hero Records today. Congratulations to the entire band on this exciting news! If you are unfamiliar, Strawberry Girls released their debut album French Ghetto earlier this year. Appearances on the record come from Kurt Travis (A Lot Like Birds), Nic […]

STREAM: I is Another – “Shake”

Jonah Matranga (Far, Gratitude) and Ian Love’s (Rival Schools, Burn) new project I is Another have released a stream of their second single “Shake.” “Shake” is coming off of the duo’s self-titled effort, which is expected to hit shelves on June 18 via Siren Records. Pre-orders can be placed here. Read a brief statement on […]

Legendary New Jersey Venue Maxwell’s To Close In July

A true rock institution is set to close at the end of July, and the decision is not what anyone had planned. According to a new article on NJ.Com, the lease to Maxwell’s will be completed at the end of July. Todd Abramson, the club’s booking agent and co-owner, explained the tough decision to close […]

Is Action Bronson Signed To Top Dawg Entertainment?

In the past hour UTG has watched the Tweets come in from Top Dawg Entertainment members ScHoolboy Q and Ab-Soul. They have welcomed XXL 2013 Freshman class leader Action Bronson to the family. TDE’s president, Punch, has yet to confirm if Bronson signed with the label so now we play the waiting game. Check out […]

ALBUM STREAM: Jimmy Eat World – ‘Damage’

It’s finally here; Jimmy Eat World are streaming Damage in its entirety at their website. Listen here. As Confront Magazine points out, the band took to social media for the stream. Instead of a regular release, fans needed to tweet each song in order to unlock them. Once enough tweets piled in, a new song would be “unlocked.” About half […]

Hoobastank, Alien Ant Farm And More Announce Big Night Out Tour

Depending on who you are, this might be one of the most exciting, or amusing, tour announcements of the year. It’s been confirmed that Hoobastank, Fuel, Lit and Alien Ant Farm will be embarking on the Big Night Out tour this coming July. They will hit the road July 5 in Pikeville, Kentucky, then wrap […]

Former Eighteen Visions Bassist Mick Morris Passes Away

Under The Gun is saddened to learn today that former Eighteen Visions bass player Mick Morris passed away in his sleep Sunday (June 2) from a pre-existing heart condition. He was 35. A circulation of tweets from Morris’ family and friends have made their way around the internet and confirmed our thoughts initially. No other […]

Angel Haze Releases “No Bueno” as First Official Single

Angel Haze may be a newcomer to the female rap scene, but she’s already making a statement. Her debut album, Dirty Gold, will be released this year, and “No Bueno” is the first official single to be released. Come June 11, “No Bueno” will see the release of its music video (which has already been shot). […]

Kanye West Alters ‘Yeezus’ Album Artwork Again

Ever since word came down that Kanye West would be performing on SNL, the anticipation for his upcoming album, Yeezus, has been at an all time high. The public has still yet to hear an official stream of either of the songs West performed during the Saturday Night Live broadcast, except for the exclusive video projections of […]