Archive for February 12th, 2014

Sending Lights Sign To We Are Triumphant & Stream New Single

Sending Lights are a hardcore outfit based out of Northern Bavaria, Germany. They’ve taken the local hardcore scene by storm, and now they plan on expanding their reach even further. Earlier today, the band announced that they’ve signed with US-based label We Are Triumphant Records. With the label backing them up, they will finally get […]

Nicki Minaj Releases First Single Of 2014

Earlier this evening, Nicki Minaj released her first single of 2014, “Lookin’ Ass Nigga,” and you can stream it in full at the bottom of this post, following the jump. Despite being her first single of the year, this is actually the second track the 31-year-old rapper has released in 2014, following last month’s remix of […]

Peter Buck To Release Boldly Titled New Album February 18

Once you reach a certain point in your career as a musician, you can effectively do whatever you want with your art and not worry too much about the ramifications. You can release a album exclusively on an outmoded format, you can do it without any interviews or press releases, and, if you’re really feeling […]

Thee Oh Sees Announce New Album & Stream Single

Back in December the San Francisco-based indie outfit Thee Oh Sees announced that they will be going on an indefinite hiatus. In addition to that unfortunate news, the band promised that they will release one last album. Earlier today they finally revealed some of the album details and premiered the first single. The album is […]

Free Press Summer Fest Reveals Ridiculous Lineup

Houston’s Free Press Summer Fest (FPSF) announced its lineup today, and it’s a doozy. The two-day festival will be held on May 31-June 1 and features Jack White and Vampire Weekend in the headlining slots along with a rather eclectic undercard. This is Jack White’s second announced festival gig as he was previously announced to […]

XO Stream ‘Heart’ In Full

If our 9/10 score on XO‘s new album wasn’t a sufficient enough reason for you to run out and pick it up, then maybe listening to it in full will help sway your decision. Yesterday, the band posted their entire debut album, Heart, online for streaming. You can check it out below. Heart is the […]

FULL ALBUM STREAM: Abandon All Ships – ‘Malocchio’

Yesterday the Ontario-based metalcore outfit Abandon All Ships dropped their third full length album, Malocchio. If you want to check the album out before committing to purchase it, then you’re in luck. Rise Records has put the entire album up to stream on YouTube. You can listen to it by clicking through the jump. Malocchio […]

Stream Phantogram’s ‘Voices’ In Full

We’ve been hyping Phantogram‘s newest for a bit now with the release of each of the three tracks they’ve revealed, but today you can stream the album in its 11-track entirety over at NPR a week ahead of its February 18 release. Just two days ago we shared the music video for the album’s lead […]

Arms & Sleepers Announce New Album

My absolute favorite ambient trip-hop act, Arms & Sleepers, have made my hump day with the announcement of a brand new full-length record to be released sometime in late spring or early summer of this year. You can view the excellent album teaser trailer after the jump which features a song clip that contains everything […]

Chiodos Release “Making The Album” Video For ‘Devil’

For many post-hardcore fans, Chiodos were an entry point into the genre, and the Michigan band’s first two full-lengths are still regarded as landmark albums, so it’s no surprise that their fourth album, Devil, is one of the year’s most anticipated releases. With a revamped lineup, including the return of original vocalist Craig Owens and […]

Ghost Perform In-Studio Set Without Makeup

There are a lot of bands who are known for their outlandish onstage looks like KISS, Slipknot, Gwar and Swedish metal band Ghost (AKA Ghost B.C.). Bands like this rarely perform without said attire and makeup but Ghost decided to do things a little different for a recent three song in-studio set. If you’ve ever […]

UTG Premiere: The Bunny The Bear – “High Tides And Swimming Conditions”

Today we are beyond excited to join The Bunny The Bear in premiering a brand new song titled “High Tides And Swimming Conditions.” It’s the first track to be released off the band’s forthcoming album, Food Chain, which is scheduled for release March 18 on Victory Records. Pre-orders are available now. Showcasing the latest evolution […]