Xerxes Announce European Tour

No Sleep Records’ Xerxes have announced they are heading out on the Would You Understand? European Tour from July 26 to August 10. Rather than tour alongside a set lineup, they will instead be performing with a variety of bands including Comeback Kid, Birds in Row, Coliseum, and The Tidal Sleep on various dates. Follow […]

Blur Reunion Continues, Likely Tour in 2013

UK rock band Blur reunited in 2009, but have mainly left themselves in the dark with future touring or recording plans beyond this year. Now, they’ve announced that they will headline the Rock Werchter festival, which takes place in Belgium from July 4 through 7. This may also foreshadow a tour. On their Facebook, Blur said […]

Thrice to Tour / Write Again

Ever since post-hardcore institution, Thrice, called it a day last Autumn, drummer Riley Breckenridge has been vocal regarding the band’s “hiatus” not being his decision. Breckenridge has continued to lament publicly the “extended break” Thrice will be embarking on following the conclusion of their farewell tour. Needless to say, Breckenridge has not portrayed the most […]

Refused Announce More Reunion Dates

As UTG reported this past Monday, Refused are back in action and prepared to wow crowds with their intense brand of hardcore on the Coachella Festival stage. We have just received word that they will be playing shows in Germany, Belgium, Italy and Sweden, on top of the Coachella appearances. Refused are definitely one of […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Terrible Things – Up At Night

Terrible Things have unleashed their music video for the song “Up At Night,” that comes off of their 2010 self-titled release. The video was taken on a non-stop drive through Glasgow, Scotland to Ghent and Belgium by the band’s roadie Pat Higgins. Check out this great song/video after the jump and let UTG know what […]

Pukkelpop Festival canceled, offers statement

After we brought you the terrifying news from the Pukkelpop Festival, in Hasselt, Belgium, the festival have responded with deep sympathy and sorrow. Six concert-goers were killed, after the entire stage collapsed, when a giant storm came sweeping through the grounds. We at UTG are very sorry to everyone effected by this terrible occurrance. Look […]

6 Killed at Pukkelpop Festival after stage collapses

It has been confirmed, from sources around the Pukkelpop Festival in Hasselt, Belgium, that 6 people have been killed due to the stage collapsing. The indie-rock band Smith Westerns were just about to go on when the stage was severally damaged from the storm that swept through. Bands that were still set to play were […]