UTG PHOTOS: Arcade Fire Dazzle The Gorge Amphitheater (8/814)

In what had to be seen to be believed, Arcade Fire performed at the legendary Gorge Amphitheater in George, WA on August 8. The Gorge, which sits near the Columbia River, is one of the premier concert venues in the Pacific Northwest, and what better way to breathe even more life into its structure than […]

UTG PHOTOS: EELS Serenade The Moore in Seattle (6/7/14)

Under the Gun Review sent photographer Xander Deccio to The Moore in Seattle, WA on June 7, 2014. When it comes to EELS, only one thing comes to mind: their 1996 hit “Novocaine For The Soul.” While it was played frequently on MTV in the mid ’90s, and was a staple in many mixtapes–yes, we […]

UTG PHOTOS: Pennywise Tear Up Seattle’s Showbox (4/29/14)

Under The Gun sent photographer, Xander Deccio, to The Showbox in Seattle, WA to photograph punk favorites Pennywise on April 29, 2014. In what could be described as pure mayhem, legendary SoCal punk group Pennywise made their grand triumphant return to Seattle’s Showbox. The band is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary together, and also marking […]

UTG EXCLUSIVE STREAM: The Horde and the Harem – “Robbery”

Seattle’s own The Horde and the Harem have been crafting a unique brand of indie rock since 2009, when the band began to take the greater Northwest by storm. Their new record, Fairweather Friends, is due out April 12 and provides to be an expert blend of infectious indie-rock from a band not afraid to open […]

Watch Members of Soundgarden & Mudhoney Play at Pearl Jam’s Final Tour Date

What doesn’t happen at a Pearl Jam show? From Sleater-Kinney reuniting to a fan getting his dreads shaved off by Eddie Vedder himself, it seems like nothing is too far-fetched to happen onstage during this tour. So it should come as no surprise that at the tour’s final date at Key Arena in their hometown […]

5 Crazy Aspects Of The ‘Yeezus’ Tour Only Kanye West Could Pull Off

Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus‘ tour, his first solo outing in five years, kicked off this weekend in Seattle. Almost as soon as doors opened photos began to flood social networks, and now that night one is officially over we’ve sorted through everything to find the 5 things everyone will be talking about in the weeks ahead. […]

Watch Paul McCartney and Nirvana Perform Together

Friday nights can get crazy, but it looks like Seattle got the best one of them all. Paul McCartney’s ‘Out There’ tour came through the city Friday night and he invited none other than the remaining members of Nirvana —Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Pat Smear— onstage to perform with him. Sorry, what? The crowd […]

See Azealia Banks, The Gaslight Anthem, Frightened Rabbit, and More for Free

The only thing that beats free shows are free shows in the summer. Thanks to Red Bull, a new concert series called Red Bull Sound Select will be happening in ten cities across America from July 26 – 28. Artists include The Gaslight Anthem, Metric, Azealia Banks, Dirty Projectors, Frightened Rabbit, Erykah Badu, Juicy J, Yeasayer, and plenty […]

Mudhoney Will Perform on Seattle’s Space Needle

Seattle grunge rockers Mudhoney will be the next in line to perform atop a building, Beatles’ style. To kick off the 25th anniversary celebration of Sub Pop (their label), they will perform on the Space Needle in Seattle on July 11 for the whole city to hear. Get ready for grunge to fly high all the […]

Vans Warped Tour 2013

Vans Warped Tour Pit Blog: Rehearsal Day

The Vans Warped Tour staff have released a video documenting getting everything ready for the day’s festivities. They get everything set up to make sure it all fits and will be good to go for the rest of the tour. You can watch the video they released by taking a look below the jump. Today […]

LIVE VIDEO: Chiodos – “Expensive Conversations In Cheap Motels”

Yesterday Chiodos played their new song, “Expensive Conversations In Cheap Motels” for the first time, which happened to be on the first date of Warped Tour, in Seattle. I was there and was able to get a video of most of the song (missed the first 30-45 seconds). You can watch the video of the […]

Into The Flood Stream New Album ‘Vices’

Seattle-based Christian metal outfit Into The Flood have partnered up with our brothers over at Absolutepunk to stream their entire forthcoming album, Vices. The album drops tomorrow through Century Media Records so be sure to pick up your very own pre-order now. Please stream the album right here on Absolutepunk and let Under The Gun […]