WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 6/8-6/14

Welcome back to Weekly Wax! As usual, this week had no shortage of exciting pre-orders and classic reissues. First off, you can pick up the new albums from UTG favorites ’68 and Bleachers, both due out in July. After that, head over to Interpunk and snag the colored vinyl versions of two Big D and […]

ALBUM STREAM: Chuck Ragan – ‘Till Midnight’

Hot Water Music fans have eagerly waited for Chuck Ragan‘s fourth solo LP, Till Midnight, to drop since it was announced back in January. However, not set to release until March 25 through SideOneDummy Records, the entire album is now available to stream online. The album, produced by Blind Melon guitarist Christopher Thorn, also boasts […]

UTG PHOTOS: Warped Tour Chicago (Part 1)

We sent Melanie Hodgins to the Chicago date of the 2011 Van’s Warped Tour and the results are amazing! Click through to see part one of our three part series, which features The Wonder Years, Simple Plan, and Lucero.

Mumford & Sons confirm first live show

Mumford & Sons have announced their first tour date of 2011 which will take place at the Wakarusa Festival in Arkansas with My Morning Jacket, Lucero and Ben Harper.

5 more bands added to Warped Tour 2011

The roster for Warped Tour 2011 has grown by 5 names. In addition to the 11 artists already announced, Family Force 5, Of Mice And Men, Big D And The Kids Table, Lucero, and Enter Shikari will be performing on next year’s tour.

Ben Nichols vinyl to be released soon

Lucero frontman Ben Nichols will soon be releasing 2008 full-length The Last Pale Light in the West according to a photo blogged by Against Me! frontman Tom Gabel.

Frank Turner covers “Thunder Road” live

Lucero and Frank Turner decided to play a free show last night at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Shortly after Lucero ended their set, Turner came back on stage to belt out his rendition of famous Asbury icon Bruce Springsteen’s classic “Thunder Road”. Check out the video after the jump!

Social D Touring

Social Distortion, Lucero and Frank Turner will be hitting the road together this fall. Dates after the jump!

Lucero drummer injured in mugging, shows canceled

“Roy ended up with a broken jaw; he’ll be OK and appreciates all the well wishes”