The 25 Tracks That Dominated My 2014 Over All Others

I already babbled on extensively about my favorite full releases and music videos of the year, but it’s been eating away at me that I didn’t put some focus on the individual tracks I spent a significant amount of time with since 2014 began. So without wasting any more of your time than needed, below […]

Phantogram Announce US Tour Dates

Electro pop duo Phantogram started 2014 out strong when they dropped their sophomore album, Voices, in February. They’ve allowed themselves some time to adjust to the positive feedback (like “Fall In Love” receiving 2 million views) before setting up a US tour. Over the next five months, Phantogram will be hitting up an assortment of festivals—Firefly Music, Lollapalooza, […]

UTG PHOTOS: Sasquatch! Music Festival Takes The Gorge Amphitheater By Storm

Under the Gun Review sent photographer, Xander Deccio, to the Sasquatch! Festival in Quincy, WA on the weekend of May 23-25. To quote my colleague, Morgen Schuler of Seattle Weekly, “Sasquatch! is like summer camp for music lovers. You don’t know what it’s like to experience a weekend at the Gorge in George until you’ve been […]

STREAM: Phantogram – “Fall In Love” (Until The Ribbon Breaks Reimagination)

Phantogram‘s “Fall In Love” was already one of my favorite singles of the year, and as I’ve been following UK-based team Until The Ribbon Breaks since they dropped the ridiculously good “Pressure” (and Run The Jewels collab), I was thrilled to see that the trio had reworked Phantogram’s lead-off Voices single. Paired with visuals from […]

The Flaming Lips To Record ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ Cover Record With Miley Cyrus, MGMT

When it comes to The Flaming Lips, nothing’s shocking. It’s been speculated for a few days, but the band have confirmed that they’re working on a tribute album to The Beatles’ magnum opus, Sgt. Pepper’s Loney Hearts Club Band with a little help from their friends. Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne posted an Instagram photo […]

REVIEW: Phantogram – ‘Voices’

Artist: Phantogram Album: Voices Genre: Electronic, Pop With Voices, Phantogram offer up their first full-length album since 2010’s Eyelid Movies. The New York-based duo of Sarah Barthel and Josh Carter have kept busy between these releases though. Two additional EPs—from Barsuk and Universal Republic records, respectively—and a track on 2013’s Hunger Games soundtrack have kept […]

Stream Phantogram’s ‘Voices’ In Full

We’ve been hyping Phantogram‘s newest for a bit now with the release of each of the three tracks they’ve revealed, but today you can stream the album in its 11-track entirety over at NPR a week ahead of its February 18 release. Just two days ago we shared the music video for the album’s lead […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Phantogram – “Fall In Love”

Phantogram‘s Voices, the follow-up to 2009’s Eyelid Movies (save for the EPs released since) comes out next Tuesday, February 18 and the album’s lead single, “Fall In Love,” now has a music video to accompany its greatness. The video, filmed in black and white, is quite simple in nature, consisting primarily of the band performing […]

Phantogram Stream “Bill Murray” From ‘Voices’

“We named it ‘Bill Murray’ because we always pictured a sad Bill Murray for the visuals of that song. We want him to be in the music video.” Phantogram’s Voices is near. The album drops on February 18 and following two stellar singles in “Fall In Love” and “Nothing But Trouble,” the NY synth-pop duo […]

Hear Big Boi’s “CPU 2.0″ ft. Sade and Phantogram

With all the Outkast news swirling around, it’s hard to imagine its members doing anything else but prepping for their return. So, to help them out, Organized Noize’s Ray Murray mashed up an old Big Boi collaboration with Phantogram and brought it back to life for 2014. The song, “CPU,” was off 2012’s Vicious Lies and […]

WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Release For The Week Of 1/12-1/18

Have you missed out on any important releases recently? You just might be in luck, since this week was chock full of reissues and repressings from indie labels like No Sleep Records and Run For Cover Records, as well as a few major artists, including David Bowie, Beth Orton, and Social Distortion. Can’t make a […]

Jam Phantogram’s Dark and Synthy New Single, “Nothing But Trouble”

New York’s synthpop duo, Phantogram, are set to release their second full-length record, entitled Voices, on February 18 and have released an excellent new single to hold us over until the album drops. Following one of my favorite tracks from the band, “Fall In Love,” which was released early last month, “Nothing But Trouble” is […]