Archive for October 21st, 2013

Trophy Scars Sign With Label, Push Back ‘Holy Vacants’ Release Date

Experimental rock outfit Trophy Scars have provided fans with some good news and some bad news on this chilly fall night. So, which would you like to hear first? The good news is the band have decided to sign with a yet-to-be-announced record label after eleven years as an independent band. As for the bad […]

STREAM: Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s – “Your Sister’s House”

The eccentric indie kings in Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s are on the path to releasing their next full-length album, Sling Shot To Heaven, in February of next year, but in the meantime they have a A-Side single from a 7″ prologue to the album. The song was just uploaded to SoundCloud and […]

First Scene Filmed For ‘Batman Vs. Superman’

Although principle photography isn’t set to start until February, filming has begun for the new DC crossover film, Batman Vs. Superman. The scene that was filmed consists of a Gotham vs. Metropolis football game. Shooting for two plays, all around Gotham’s 30 yard line, the scene focused on the DC rivalry. Extra’s are decked out […]

UTG LIST: Ten Songs To Remember Elliott Smith

Today marks the tenth anniversary of the death of famous singer/songwriter, Elliott Smith. In his short, but vastly influential career, Smith mastered the art of songwriting, creating beautiful piece after piece. In one of his most memorable candid statements, Smith claimed that he thought of songs as shapes, rather than pieces strung together. This aspect […]

Fall Out Boy Announce December Festival Dates

Currently inactive bands considering a reunion, I hope you’ve been taking notes this year because Fall Out Boy has demonstrated exactly how to come back from a hiatus. The band’s triumphant return to the top of the pop rock scene has featured two new releases, including last week’s Pax-Am Days, worldwide touring in support of […]

Bad Religion Rejoice, Cry Out “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”

Bad Religion have paid their dues several times over, with that “several” standing in for however many punk bands have formed since Bad Religion first burst into being. They release an album, usually ranging from “pretty good” to “great,” every two to three years. They tour regularly. Bad Religion can do whatever they damn well […]

Rise Against Release B-Side Sampler Video

Rise Against, the post-hardcore band from the 2000s who spent time on labels both large and small, have a b-side and covers collection, the aptly titled Long Forgotten Songs: B-Sides & Covers 2000-2013, that was released on September 10. With this in mind, the band has released a sampler video that has clips from several b-sides, […]

The Acacia Strain Announce Upcoming 7-Inch Set For December Release

Earlier today, The Acacia Strain announced that they will be releasing a new seven inch, entitled Above/Below, on December 3 through Rise Records, which will feature two new tracks. Additionally, the group also told fans that they can expect a new single later this week. This will be the group’s first release since their inception to […]

Bear Attack Release Music Video For “Broke,” Explain Idea Behind Song/Video

Back in August we brought you an exclusive stream of a beautiful new song from Los Angeles based Bear Attack. Today, the indie pop quintet have released a new music video for another brand new song, entitled “Broke.” The band took some time to explain to us the theme of the song, how the video […]

Required Listening: Linkin Park Featuring Pusha T – “I’ll Be Gone” (Vice Remix)

Fear not, Pusha T fans. It seems My Name Is My Name was only the beginning. Linkin Park are gearing up to release their new remix album, Recharged, next week. This afternoon one of the album’s most anticipated cuts, a Vice remix of “I’ll Be Gone” featuring G.O.O.D. Music member Pusha T, found its way […]

Eminem Announces Rapture Tour, Featuring Kendrick Lamar, J Cole And More

This is just the beginning of what we can expect to see of Eminem over the next few months. The internet has been buzzing since he announced his upcoming album, and subsequently released some new music from that album. The next step? Tours. Eminem has announced the Rapture tour, to take place in four cities […]

Courtney Love To Release Autobiography

The Hole frontwoman will release her autobiography, Courtney Love: My Story, this December. Clocking in at around 400 pages, Love clearly has a lot to get off her chest in the book’s pages, such as her famed relationship to her late husband, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. The book also mentions her relationships to Nine Inch Nails’ […]