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Watch TV On The Radio Perform “Happy Idiot” on ‘Letterman’

Celebrating the release of their fifth studio album, Brooklyn indie rockers, TV On The Radio, made a guest appearance at the Late Show With David Letterman on Friday, November 21. The band graced the audience with a performance of their song, “Happy Idiot,” taken from their newest record, Seeds, which came out on November 18 […]

REVIEW: TV On The Radio – ‘Seeds’

Artist: TV On The Radio Album: Seeds Label: Harvest Genre: Indie, Synthpop I approached TV On The Radio’s Seeds as a newcomer to the stratosphere of sound the band creates. Being my first proper experience with the band that has been so heavily recommended to me, Seeds was a needed escape. Seeds is a collection […]

TV On the Radio Stream ‘Seeds’

Rejoice, as we can now all be Happy Idiots and listen to the new full-length from TV On the Radio, entitled Seeds. Seeds is the first full-length that the band has put out since 2011, when they released Nine Types of Light to hit-or-miss reviews. The album is streaming over on iTunes First Play and will be […]

TV On The Radio Announce ‘Seeds’

One of the most prominent indie bands of the 2000s is back. In a relatively unexpected move, TV On the Radio has announced Seeds, their first new full-length since 2011, when they released Nine Types of Light. This just became my most anticipated release for the remainder of the year. The band uploaded a teaser […]

UTG PHOTOS: Governors Ball Music Festival

Under The Gun sent photographer, Nick Karp, to Randall’s Island in New York City to photograph the Governors Ball Music Festival. Much has changed since I attended the first Governors Ball Music Festival, including (thankfully) a new location, more days added to the festival, and there no longer being the gimmick of “No Overlapping Set times.” The market […]

Governors Ball Lineup Revealed: Outkast, Vampire Weekend, Jack White, The Strokes, Phoenix

In its first year, they snagged Girl Talk. In its second year, they snagged Beck. In its third year, they snagged Kanye West’s first solo set in five years. Now, after a week of clues, New York City’s Governors Ball Festival has announced their lineup and it’s bigger than ever. Outkast, Jack White, and Vampire […]

Run The Jewels Releasing Deluxe Edition of Self-titled, Stream Dave Sitek’s Remix of “Sea Legs”

Rap duo Run The Jewels, made of El-P and Killer Mike, are going to be putting out a deluxe “European edition” of their excellent self-titled debut on January 13 through Big Dada. The release will come with brand new artwork and three bonus tracks: “Pew Pew Pew” (which we heard a snippet of a few […]

STREAM: Florence + The Machine – No Light, No Light (Dave Sitek Remix)

Florence + The Machine have been riding very high on the release of their latest album, Ceremonials, and the success is not stopping there. Dave Sitek, from TV On The Radio, took their single “No Light, No Light” into his own hands and created something spectacular on his official remix. This dance-floor friendly version combines […]

TV On The Radio Perform “Second Song” Live

TV On The Radio just recently performed their latest single “Second Song” on the Jay Leno show.  This song comes off their 2011 album, Nine Types of Light.  TVOTR is the definition of indie dream style rock, incorporating jazz, rock, indie and melody to make some really ear-pleasing music. To check out their awesome performance […]

Arctic Monkeys announce North American tour dates

Arctic Monkeys have released the second leg of fall touring dates for North America that can be viewed right here on UTG. Pre-sale for these tickets will start at 10am(CDT) on July 11th – July 13th. The group is currently touring to support their latest effort, Suck It And See, off of Domino Records. Tour […]

R.I.P. Gerard Smith (TV On The Radio)

Just over a month since Pitchfork broke the news of his struggle with lung cancer, TV On The Radio’s Gerard Smith has passed away. A message from the band regarding the situation can be read below. Our hearts and thoughts go out to the members of TV On The Radio during this difficult time. We […]

Jane’s Addiction album details

Jane’s Addiction have posted a video on NME of them performing with TV On The Radio‘s Dave Sitek. Watch the video by clicking here. Jane’s Addiction will release their latest album, The Greatest Escape Artist, this August.