Live Report: Jukebox The Ghost

Laura got the chance to check out Jukebox The Ghost, check out her review after the jump!

Reel Big Fish LIVE REPORT!

Boston got rude on Tuesday July 7th, and this time it wasn’t because the Red Sox lost. Reel Big Fish and co-headliners The English Beat made their way to the House of Blues across from Fenway Park. The English Beat warmed the crowd with the smooth two tone sound of “Rough Rider”, starting their set off with a […]

UTG TV: The Dear Hunter!

If there’s a more thought provoking, epic, and level headed band in the scene right now other than The Dear Hunter, I haven’t heard them. Catching them on the last night of a long run with MeWithoutYou, I was able to talk to vocalist Casey Crescenzo in his hometown of Boston, MA. The band’s new […]

UTG TV: Hey Monday Interview [IN HD!]

A lot has changed since mid May when we last spoke with the members of Hey Monday. They finished up their run with Fall Out Boy and started a headlining run while we at UTG made the move from audio to High Def video recording. The result of all this success? A brand new episode […]

Live Report: Santigold/Amanda Blank/Trouble Andrew

6/1/09 House of Blues Boston, MA Entering the Boston House of Blues last Monday lead me to an instant realization that I was in for something different. Generally, we’ve covered rock based shows and the crowds eventually blend together, but for this night, the crowd was ageless and genre-less as all works of life seemed […]

Live Report: Movers & Shakers

Last night Boston’s Movers and Shakers brought their brand of Replacements-era punk meets Tom Waits grit to Great Scott to play the final show of local legends The Serious Geniuses with Bread & Roses and Lemuria. Much like their press photos imply, the PBR was a plenty and these guys showed the packed house just […]

Show Report and Conversation – Nightmare of You [Opening for Alk Trio and Saves The Day]

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Nightmare of You while the were on a short run with Alkaline Trio and Saves The Day. Being excited for their new album [out August 4th], I couldn’t miss out on the chance to inquire about what’s been going on in the NoY world since their self […]

Live Report: Gwen Stacy/Eyes Set To Kill/Motionless in White/Belle Epoque

Gwen Stacy 4/30/2009 Mixtape Venue, Grand Rapids, MI This is Family, This is Tour rolled through Grand Rapids, MI last week and we were there to catch all the breakdowns and scene kids our eyes could take. Held at the Mixtape Venue [ex-Skelletones], a crowd of about 75 showed up to throwdown. Belle Epoque: Kicking the […]

Live Report: New Found Glory/Bayside/Set Your Goals/Fireworks

New Found Glory 4/26/2009 Royal Oak Music Theater Easily my most anticipated tour of the Spring finally rolled through Michigan a week ago. Pop Punk legends New Found Glory headlining with ex-Victory Records rockers Bayside, Epitaph’s Set Your Goals, and Triple Crown [and Detroit native]’s Fireworks. The beautiful Royal Oak Music theater played host to […]

Live Report: The Prodigy

The Prodigy @ Roseland Ballroom – New York City Blood – Sweat – Tears By: Jessica McMenamin Since last October, the energy within New York City has been stricken by the horrific economic downturn. For months, no one has truly gone out like “old times.” There’s been a constant, “I should stay in and save […]

Live Report! Hollywood Undead!

March 14th, 2009 Grand Rapids, MI Orbit Room Saints & Sinners tour The Saints and Sinners Tour, containing Brokencyde, Haste the Day, Senses Fail, and Hollywood Undead, rolled into Grand Rapids, MI March 14, 2009 and briefly settled at The Orbit Room before erupting in a grossly unexpected display of talent and raw energy. While […]

SxSW 2009! Kevin Devine @ Mohawk [Solo]

SxSW 2009 Mohawk Bar Kevin Devine Solo 12:15 pm Starting at a seemingly early 12:15 pm, site favorite Kevin Devine took a crowd and swept them in during his first show of a three show day (this one being solo). Kevin surprising opened with the kickoff to his yet to be released, Brother’s Blood. That […]