Shapes & Colors

REVIEW: Shapes & Colors – ‘On Display’ EP

Artist: Shapes & Colors Album: On Display EP Genre: Rock, Pop For several years, Detroit quintet Shapes & Colors have been pushing their music into a uniquely epic form while attempting to harness the lightning in a bottle that is the grand styling of vocalist Travis Bobier. I first discovered a precursor to Shapes & […]

Shapes & Colors Announce New EP, Release “Rise” Music Video

After a successful crowdfunding campaign, the Michigan band Shapes & Colors took off to record their upcoming release with producer Aaron Sprinkle. Months later, the band has returned with a brand new music video from the EP, as well as a release date. On Display will arrive on March 3, and meanwhile, fans can check […]

Free Download: Shapes & Colors – “Just Breathe”

Michigan rockers, Shapes & Colors, have just returned from recording their latest EP, On Display, and you can now hear the result for yourself. The band is perhaps best known for featuring vocalist Travis Bobier, who currently fronts the reformed Search The City. Earlier, the guys in Shapes & Colors crowdfunded a trip to record […]

Shapes & Colors Cover The 1975’s “Chocolate” Live

Shapes & Colors recently played a show in Utica, Michigan, and during their set they performed a live cover of The 1975‘s popular single “Chocolate.” It’s a pretty good cover, and you can watch it by taking a look below the jump. The band currently has a $10,000 Indiegogo campaign running so they can record […]

Shapes & Colors Release Acoustic Cover Of John Legend’s “All Of Me”

If you are a sucker for acoustic renditions of songs, then Shapes & Colors‘ latest video is one you may want to check out. They’ve just released an acoustic cover of John Legend’s popular single, “All Of Me.” You can give that song a listen by checking below the jump. The band is planning on […]

Shapes & Colors Launch A “$10 Campaign” To Help Pay To Record With Aaron Sprinkle

There are only a handful of “big” producers in the alternative music scene, and Aaron Sprinkle is one of them. He’s worked with artists like Emery, The Almost, Anberlin, Relient K and many, many more. A small up and coming alternative rock outfit by the name of Shapes & Colors happily announced today that they […]

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 […]

STREAM: Shapes & Colors – “Hallelujah” (Leonard Cohen Cover)

While working on their new record, the Shapes & Colors boys have been remaining active on their social media accounts, pushing the music they already have to more and more fans. Today they released an unreleased rendition of Leonard Cohen’s hauntingly beautiful “Hallelujah.”  Not a song for the faint of heart, Shapes took it and […]

STREAM: Search The City – “Light The Fire”

Search the City has returned. With their new singer, Travis Bobier from UTG favorites Shapes & Colors, the Detroit band has recorded a brand new full-length record and are gearing to release it upon the world. The album, dropping September 3, is called Flight. The single, “Light The Fire.” You can preorder the record here […]

STREAM: Claslan – Merry Claslan EP

We’ve given you some new music from Shapes & Colors a few times now. The last time being a Halloween EP from the band. Now, we’ve got some Christmas tunes for you to listen to, but not from S&C. Well, not completely. You see, Claslan is a little Indie Pop Rock outfit that has Zack […]

UTG EXCLUSIVE: Shapes & Colors – “The Life You Stole”

Remember Shapes & Colors? We introduced our readers to this group of Michigan up-and-comers earlier this year with the debut of their album Hold Your Breath. Now they are back with a 3 song release entitled Apparitions in anticipation of the upcoming Halloween holiday. To give you a first taste of the EP, we’ve teamed up with […]

TRACK-BY-TRACK: Shapes & Colors – Hold Your Breath

After catching wind of a newly named and inspired group of guys out of Michigan, we posted a full album stream of Shapes & Colors‘ debut record Hold Your Breath. Hailing from Metro-Detroit, Shapes & Colors are looking to conquer the airwaves and cyberwaves with their genre-bending style and anthemic choruses. Made up of 4/5 […]