Archive for December 22nd, 2013

Anthrax’s Scott Ian Announces “Speaking Words” Tour

This spring, the always-outspoken Scott Ian, who splits his time between Anthrax and The Damned Things, will embark on his first ever “speaking words” tour, which the guitarist says will be “no poetry reading.” You can catch a full listing of tour dates at the bottom of this post, following the jump. When questioned about […]

STREAM: Lady Gaga – “Do What U Want (Remix) (Feat. R. Kelly & Rick Ross)”

Lady Gaga hasn’t been on top of her game this year, as you may have noticed with the wishy-washy reviews of ARTPOP. She’s brought Rick Ross and R. Kelly to her “Do What U Want” single though for its official remix, and it isn’t that bad. Listen to it after the jump. The remix sees Ross rapping over […]

As Tall As Lions Share Trailer for Farewell DVD

As previously announced, indie rock group As Tall As Lions will be releasing their farewell documentary on Christmas. With only three days left until that date, they’ve shared a trailer for the DVD which you can watch below (and get all teary-eyed over their departure). Back in September of 2010, the Long Island band announced that they […]

First Teaser For ‘The Expendables 3’ Reveals Gigantic Cast

Sylvester Stallone stumbled onto a box office goldmine when he decided to recruit the best actors from the action genre of the last three decades and put them together in a film called The Expendables. The sequel, Expendables 2, boasted an even bigger cast with more well-known names (and explosions). 2014 will see the arrival […]

Direct Hit! Robbed In Detroit

Another week, another story about a band losing everything. Direct Hit! are one of our favorite bands on the rise. They’re genuinely great people playing passionate music that connects with a diverse group of people worldwide. Unfortunately, sometimes the worst things happen to good people, and yesterday this pop punk act almost lost everything. While […]

LIVE REVIEW: Brand New @ Starland Ballroom

To some extent, I’ve always thought that Brand New was just a tad overrated. Sure, they put out two of my favorite records of all time and I love just about all of their output as a band, but there’s something odd about the way that their fans fawn over them unconditionally despite years of […]

Watch Chance The Rapper Make U.S. TV Debut on ‘The Arsenio Hall Show’

If you haven’t been listening to Chance The Rapper this year, chances are you know who he is regardless. Acid Rap was one of the top free mixtapes of 2013 and probably the most talked about. Finally, at the end of 2013, Chance has gone and made his debut on U.S. TV by showing up on The Arsenio […]

Success Continues For ‘The Hobbit’ This Pre-Christmas Weekend

Despite the debut of so many other heavyweights this weekend, including the highly anticipated Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, studio estimates are showing that The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug will come out as the highest grossing film. The movie, which made its original US release last weekend with over 70 million in sales, saw some […]

UTG PREMIERE: The Venetia Fair – “Come On Eileen” (Cover)

Santa Claus may still be half a week away from sliding down your chimney, but today UTG is dawning the beard and red cap to offer music fans a first listen to The Venetia Fair‘s latest release. Hitting digital retailers on Christmas Eve, Basically Just Does Karaoke is the first-ever covers release from New England […]