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UTG ESSENTIALS: Anberlin Favorites And Memoirs

Just yesterday, Anberlin announced that they would be finished with their run as a band this year following a final album and one last tour. Immediately their fandom lit up in a flurry of tweets and wall postings, expressing their love for the band’s career. I too contemplated their lifetime as a group and their […]

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REVIEW: Late In The Playoffs – Alive And On Your Own

Artist: Late In The Playoffs Album: Alive and On Your Own Genre: Pop-punk Label: Unsigned Late In The Playoffs’ new album, Alive & On Your Own, is a huge step in their progression as a band. Aaron Goldschmidt is now sharing more of the vocal duties with guitarist Conor Pagé, providing a rich contrast throughout the record. Instrumentals feel much richer […]

ALBUM STREAM: Late In The Playoffs – ‘Alive And On Your Own’

Last month, we brought you the exclusive stream and free download of “Never Wrong” from Late In The Playoffs’ forthcoming full-length, but today, our BFFs over at AbsolutePunk have the honor of streaming the band’s new album, Alive And On Your Own, in its sweet, pop rock entirety. AP says, “The Windy City natives have […]

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UTG EXCLUSIVE: Late In The Playoffs – “Never Wrong”

Late In The Playoffs became site favorites with the release of Everything I Know, a 5-song EP from the promising Chicago pop-rock band that featured my favorite song of 2011. They continued their role and we continued our coverage of their growth with a premiere of “Force of Nature,” one of two singles from The […]

Late In The Playoffs Plays Audio Tree LIVE

Our Windy City friends in Late in The Playoffs are gearing up the promotional campaign for their upcoming album, Alive and On Your Own, which is making its way into the airwaves this spring. Today at noon (12PM) central time, the band will be playing LIVE on Audiotree. The band will be playing some new tunes […]

Late In The Playoffs Premiere “Golden Years” Music Video

Late In The Playoffs have teamed up with our brothers over at Absolutepunk to premiere their brand new music video for “Golden Years” and can be seen here. This song comes off of LITP’s forthcoming album, Alive & On Your Own, which does not have a specified release date as of now. All we can […]

Virginia Promoter Calls Misser Merch Guy A Faggot; We’re Not Stoked

Tonight, Misser made a stop in Springfield, Virginia on their pop-punk all-star tour with The Wonder Years, Fireworks, and Hostage Calm. The show was at Empire where 24/20 management owner and concert promoter Tyler Greene (who some may recall as the vocalist for metal band ABACABB) was collecting merch cuts. When Misser merch guy and member of […]

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Late in the Playoffs – “Living Proof (Live and Acoustic)”

Recently, Late in the Playoffs had some border issues on their way to their Canadian tour with July due to a lack of work permits. After being denied entry to the Great White North, the band could have headed home, hunkered down in their cozy Chicago apartments, and said “better luck next time.” Instead, they […]

Late In The Playoffs and July Announce March Tour Dates

Our Chicago friends, Late in The Playoffs are heading to the Great White North this March with July (the band). There will be nine shows. Six of which taking place throughout Ontario and, two in Michigan, and one last tour party in Chicago. The dates can be found on the poster below. If any of our […]

STUDIO BLOG: Late In The Playoffs

A few months back, our pals in Late In The Playoffs made their way up to Boston just as UTG Editor James Shotwell was leaving for Warped Tour. There, the band settled in at Maximum Sound Studios with Gary Cioffi (Transit, Misser) to finish writing and recording what will be their first full length record. […]

Late In the Playoffs Finish Recording, Post Studio Teaser

Our good friends in Late In the Playoffs have wrapped up their month long stay at Maximum Sound Studio in Boston having finished their debut full-length record. Furthermore, the boys have released a studio update/teaser clip featuring some unheard audio and a dog. Before you click through and take a listen, take a second to like […]

UTG PREMIERE: Late In The Playoffs – “Force Of Nature”

Last year, we caught a whiff of a new band out of Chicago, Illinois called Late In the Playoffs. Upon first listen, this blogger was immediately reminded of early 00s emo-pop groups like Third Eye Blind, The Starting Line, and Motion City Soundtrack. That said, I was impressed with the freshness the band brought to […]