La Dispute Live Session

Grand Rapids, MI rockers La Dispute stopped by Denton, TX to perform a quick toned-down 3-song set for the folks over at the Violitionist Sessions. The setlist includes two cuts off of Wildlife and a rare track off of the band’s offbeat Here, Hear. project. One of the most notable things about Wildlife was the fact that La Dispute didn’t use […]

LIVE REVIEW + PHOTOS: La Dispute and the Wildlife Tour

Baltimore is a weird place to see shows for me. I live in DC without a car, so getting there is really hard without the help of great friend (A big thanks to my friend McKenzie who let my friends Christina, Luka and I borrow her car. You’re the best.). Some venues in the city are […]

La Dispute Announces Details of Conversations Package for Upcoming Tour

La Dispute announced today the exact details of the Conversations release that will be available on their upcoming tour. The package has a lot of great inside looks into the band, including interviews with the band, early recordings, and pictures. Check after the break to see the exact details of the package as well as an […]

La Dispute Announce “Conversations”

La Dispute have announced plans for a unique release entitled Conversations. Revealed via their official blog, Conversations will be available on La Dispute’s Spring tour and feature interviews with Jordan Dreyer regarding the themes in Wildlife and movements from Chad Sterenberg’s “mixtapes.” You can read a message from the band describing the release below: Here’s […]

La Dispute Announces North American Tour

La Dispute of Grand Rapids, Michigan announced their North American headlining tour today, and the lineup rules. Supporting the group will be Balance and Composure, All Get Out and Sainthood Reps. If you miss these tour dates, you’re messing up. Bad. This will be La Dispute’s first headlining tour after the release of their album […]

La Dispute Offer Entire Discography As Pay-What-You-Want Download For 24 Hours, Raise Awareness For Charity

La Dispute have always been a group known to give back when they can and this holiday season is no different. Announced late last night on their official website, La Dispute are currently offering their entire discography as a pay-what-you-want download throughout Christmas day. All funds raised in this time will be donated to 826michigan, […]

La Dispute Add Europe/UK Tour Dates

La Dispute fans in the Europe/UK are sure to get very excited over this. The group have tacked on 12 more touring dates to their announced run with Former Thieves. Take a look at the entire tour schedule by simply heading through the jump and let UTG know if you plan on attending one or […]

La Dispute Announce Australian Tour

No Sleep Records’ La Dispute have announced that they will heading out on an Australian tour in early 2012. The group will be touring in support of their latest release, Wildlife, which has received a ton of praise from our staff. There has been no word of supporting acts but UTG will keep you posted. […]

La Dispute Announce UK Tour

La Dispute only have a couple more dates on their current US run with Thrice and Moving Mountains and are already looking forward to the next adventure ahead. It has been revealed that midwest sensations will be touring the UK early next year. No word quite yet on who is coming on as direct support […]

REVIEW: La Dispute – Wildlife

Artist: La Dispute Album: Wildlife Genre: Post-hardcore Label: No Sleep Records There are bands that take seconds to pin down and completely grasp what the lyricist is trying to proclaim, or know exactly how the music is going to progress, and then there are bands like La Dispute. These Grand Rapids natives aren’t a band […]

La Dispute Stream Entire New Album

One of the moments many of us have been waiting for has finally come; La Dispute is currently streaming their forthcoming album Wildlife in its entirety on their Facebook page almost two full weeks ahead of the October 4 release date. The stream comes in the form of one lengthy fifty-eight minute track but be […]

STREAM: La Dispute – Safer in the Forest/Love Song for Poor Michigan

Another song from La Dispute’s forthcoming album has made its’ way online and UTG has the stream! “Safer In The Forest – Love Song For Poor Michigan” will ring true to any and everyone from the midwest. A gloomy, but entrancing melody leads the listener through a tale of growing up in a land that’s […]