Beware, the StubHub Security Breach

Your favorite band is coming to town. You’ve fallen behind on UTG news and didn’t catch the tour dates before the show sold out. So you head over to StubHub and nick some great seats, for less if you’re lucky. What’s not to love? The ticket-selling service admitted Tuesday that there is one rather large […]

Ian Curtis’ Kitchen Table Sells For $13k

The kitchen table belonging to the late Joy Division frontman has sold for over $13,000 on eBay. The table is notable not just because it belonged to Curtis, but also because it was mere feet from him when he took his life in May 1980. The eBay listing says that the seller is supplying the […]

SideOneDummy Records Announce #TestPressThursdays

So you get to donate to charity, and get some awesome test presses too? What could be better than that! SideOneDummy Records have announced a new charity effort that’s been dubbed #TestPressThursdays. Every Thursday, starting November 7, the label will auction off some new rare/limited edition and/or test press vinyls from bands on the label. […]

Guided By Voices Drummer Kicked Out For Selling Drum Kit On eBay

Excuse me? Apparently, drummer Kevin Fennell, from Guided By Voices, has been relieved of his drumming duties after attempting to sell his drum kit on eBay for a modest $55,000. With the bidding war ready to begin, Fennell even offered to deliver the kit to the buyer himself, with the hopes of a possible jam […]

Blink-182 Have Launched The First Item For Benefit Auction

Blink-182 have launched the first auction item for their benefit for the Oklahoma tornado victims. All the proceeds will be donated to relief efforts. The item is a one of a kind, hand painted bunny (looks cooler than it sounds, trust me) by Brandon Heart. You can place your bid on this item by heading […]

COMPLAINT DEPARTMENT: Death to Vinyl Flippers

Welcome to the Complaint Department, a column dedicated to calling out trends in the entertainment industry that bother us. Have something to complain about? Tweet at us, or email utgjames@gmail.com (Subject: COMPLAINT DEPARTMENT) with whatever is on your nerves and we may feature it in a future article! Times are tough in the world. Everyone […]

Envy On The Coast Auctioning Memorabilia For Sandy Victims

Now defunct Long Island rock band, Envy On The Coast are auctioning some one-of-a-kind Envy On The Coast memorabilia on eBay to help support victims of Hurricane Sandy. The items being auctioned include two prints and a signed drum head used while the band recorded Lowcountry. Read the Facebook statement from ex-Envy On The Coast […]

Radiohead donate guitar to charity auction

Ed O’Brien of Radiohead has donated his Fender Telecaster, autographed by all members, to a charity auction hosted through eBay. The entire lump sum will go towards the Billie Butterfly Fund, a charity which raises funds for a 4-year old girl diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. The guitar also comes with a handwritten note from Ed O’Brien: “To whoever ends […]

Who wants Craig Owens’ guitar?

Craig Owens is currently auctioning off one of his acoustic guitars. You can read the description for the instrument below. If interested, click here and place a bid. Good luck! Description: Up for sale is Craig Owens’ (Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows / ex-Chiodos, Cinematic Sunrise, Isles & Glacies) personal Martin Acoustic-Electric Guitar. Guitar is […]