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Aaron Gillespie Makes His Return to Worship Music With “Praise Him”; New Album Due February 2015

The concept of rest sure does seem to be a foreign thing for Aaron Gillespie, who not only fronts rock group The Almost, but also stays pretty consistent with his efforts as a solo artist. Gillespie took the time to share a lyric video on his Facebook page for his latest single, “Praise Him,” while […]

Aaron Gillespie (The Almost, ex-Underoath) To Play Drums For Paramore

Earlier today, a Paramore fan’s Twitter account spilled the beans on who would play drums for them on their fall tour. The drummer is  former drummer for Underoath and current guitarist/vocalist for The Almost, Aaron Gillespie; the tweet saying such was confirmed by Gillespie. This may come as a surprise to some, as The Almost […]

The Almost Release “I’m Down” Video

The Almost have released the official video for their latest single, “I’m Down.” Walking the line between country and rock, the latest single from The Almost finds the group further carving their unique sound into the alternative scene. The video for “I’m Down” features UFC fighter Vitor Belfort working out and struggling for success in […]

The Almost Streaming ‘Fear Inside Our Bones’

There is less than a week remaining until The Almost’s third full-length record, Fear Inside Our Bones, is released on June 11 via Tooth & Nail Records, but the album can now be streamed in its entirety on PureVolume in exchange for sharing a promotional message through Twitter or Facebook. Head over to PureVolume to access […]


Conditions Drop Off Tour With The Almost, Blame Financial Situation

News is pretty slow this morning, but I have always tried to argue that anything is better than bad news. Unfortunately, everything about this story sucks. Around 10AM (EST) this morning, Conditions made a post on their Facebook announcing that they have been forced to cancel their upcoming tour plans with The Almost and Palisades. […]

The Almost Release Stream Of New Song “I’m Down”

The Almost have returned to Under The Gun Review today with a stream and lyric video for their brand new song called “I’m Down.” Drenched in a southern vibe and twangy-sounding guitars, The Almost bring us into another world with this new material. Their forthcoming album, Fear Inside Our Bones, has an official release date […]

The Almost’s Release Date, Tracklist & Artwork For New Album

The Almost have officially announced the release date, album artwork and tracklisting for their upcoming album, Fear Inside Our Bones. It’s scheduled to hit stores June 11 via Tooth & Nail Records. You can scope out the tracklist by taking a look below the jump. If you are interested in pre-ordering, the album pre-orders will […]


Our Photography Team brings you another fantastic photo set, with a special collaboration between Head of Photography, Kellie Gannon, and UTG’s newest addition, Corbin Alvae. We sent both Kellie and Corbin to the 10 Year Anniversary Show for Finch’s album What It Is To Burn on March 8, 2013 at St. Andrews in Detroit. Check […]

WATCH: The Almost Nervous Energies Session

The Almost was recently on To Write Love On Her Arms’ “Heavy And Light” acoustic tour. Somewhere in-between performances, frontman Aaron Gillespie recorded a stripped down three track acoustic session with Nervous Energies. Included in the series of videos are “Hand Grenade”, a song off of the group’s sophomore effort, Monster Monster, and “I’m Down”, […]

Finch Announce The Almost As Main Tour Support

Well, this is a nice crossing of paths. I’ve been anxious to see The Almost live since their killer new song streamed. Today, after hinting at it previously over the weekend, they have been announced as the main support for Finch on their American tour dates. While the bands aren’t exactly in the same style, […]

UTG INTERVIEW: Aaron Gillespie of The Almost

The Almost has been working on their latest record for over a year now, and their hard work genuinely shows. Frontman Aaron Gillespie couldn’t be more confident for the release of his band’s upcoming release, The Fear Inside Our Bones. During our brief chat outside of The Orpheum in Tampa, FL we discussed the recording […]

STREAM: The Almost – “Ghost”

The Almost, the band lead by former Underoath drummer Aaron Gillespie, have released a new single on Youtube. The song, titled “Ghost”, is pretty rocking, and I’m enjoying it a lot more than I thought I would as I am not historically a fan of the band. There’s just something too catchy in it that […]