My American Heart And John Nolan To Support The Maine’s Pomona Date

In a recent Instagram post from Pheonix alt-rock quintet, The Maine, they have announced the supporting acts for the first date of their ‘Farewell, Farewell, Forever Halloween’ tour to take place in Pomona, CA this fall. This will be their last North American tour until they release the new full-length record they have been working on.

The support announcement included My American Heart, who have recently announced an acoustic reunion show set for September 13. The Maine’s supporting acts also include John Nolan of Taking Back Sunday, and a new 81twentythree artist set to debut then.

This four-date tour is …

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Bones Drops ‘Skinny’ Mixtape

“Back again with something new to hate. Back with another style to take.”

The enigmatic Los Angeles-based rapper known as Bones has followed up his excellent Garbage mixtape from earlier this year with yet another free effort in Skinny. Featuring 17 tracks of ’90s inspired, chilled-out, yet hard-as-fuck rap, Bones continues to deliver and assert his position on his internet-born throne.

For fans of Three 6 Mafia and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Skinny boasts big, trill beats and eerily beautiful, often ethereal samples to back Bones’ commanding flow. Most tracks clock in at a succinct minute an a half but the …


Yung Lean Teases Debut Album, ‘Unknown Memory’

Swedish rapper and Sad Boy leader Yung Lean has taken the hip-hop blogosphere by storm over the past year with only two mixtapes under his belt, so it’ll be no surprise if the hype surrounding him takes off to a fever pitch in the coming days as Lean has finally revealed details surrounding his debut album. Entitled Unknown Memory, the forthcoming record which will feature fan-favorite “Yoshi City” is set to drop on September 23 according to a spacey teaser.

Check out the album trailer after the jump along with the record’s official tracklisting and artwork.…


UTG Premiere: Johnny Lewis – “Uneasy Love”

Many of you may have noticed that the holiday weekend slowed the flow of new content on UTG in recent days, but today we have made it a point to show you we haven’t slacked in the slightest with a slew of big features, as well as a slew of news posts. My favorite piece of the day, which is included in this very post, comes from none other than producer turned songwriter Johnny Lewis.

We have the great honor of sharing with the world a never before heard Johnny Lewis recording titled “Uneasy Love.” The song hails from Lewis’ …

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Hear Riff Raff and Action Bronson Team Up on “Rookies of the Future”

When Jody Highroller puts anything out, it’s safe to bet the song will be as ridiculous as the rapper’s entire look. On his newest track, Riff Raff skirts around any incredible lines by relying on a pretty smooth beat, courtesy of Alchemist, and the hard-hitting words of fellow rapper Action Bronson. The song, titled “Rookies of The Future,” sees both men exchanging verses over the course of the 3-minute song, although truth be told, the song feels much longer in the best way possible.

Don’t forget to check out Action Bronson’s latest video, “Easy Rider,” which sees …

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Jamie Marks Is Dead’ Offers A Unique Supernatural Story

Film: Jamie Marks Is Dead
Starring: Cameron Monaghan, Noah Silver
Directed by: Carter Smith

Jamie Marks Is Dead finds new ground in the realm of adapted supernatural young adult fiction, but it’s not enough to create a thrilling viewing experience.

The title of Carter Smith’s latest film is as much a fact as it is a lie. Jamie Marks is indeed dead, but his spirit, or something akin to it, survives. His tiny frame, protected only by a torn pair of boy’s underwear, saunters through the town his living self once considered Hell both day and night. He doesn’t believe …


‘Dracula Untold’ International Trailer: Luke Evans Makes Bats Form A Fist

I wish that headline was a joke.

A new international trailer for Dracula Untold found its way online earlier this afternoon. The 92-second clip is a largely new take on the film’s longer first trailer, but there are a few new moments thrown in for added flavor. As the headline above teased, there is even a moment when Evans – presumably as Dracula – commands his army of bats to form a giant human fist and literally crush the opposition. You remember that from history class, right? Check out the trailer below:…

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Watch Diarrhea Planet’s “Platinum Girls” Video Filmed at ‘The Adventures Of Pete & Pete’ House

Nashville’s ultimate rock group Diarrhea Planet have been touring nonstop this year, starting in the spring and carrying on through to opening dates with JEFF The Brotherhood this fall. They will be sharing a new EP, titled Aliens In The Outfield, on November 18 via Infinity Cat. In anticipation of the release, they’ve shared a music video for their new single “Platinum Girls.”

Directed by Blair Waters, the video sees the band playing around in a familiar location. The setting? The exact house from The Adventures Of Pete & Pete. Expect a whole lot of ’90s nostalgia as the cult …

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Forever Came Calling Stream “Mapping With A Sense Of Direction”

In anticipation of their upcoming full-length, What Matters Most…, due out October 21 via Pure Noise Records, California’s Forever Came Calling have released a new tune titled “Mapping With A Sense Of Direction.” A surefire favorite for pop punk fans everywhere, give the group’s latest a listen by following the jump below, and snag a pre-order here.

This fall, the four-piece will be headed out on tour alongside State Champs, Handguns, and a bunch of other stellar acts. If you’d like to get in on the action, routing and ticket info can be found on …

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Foxygen Stream New Track “Cosmic Vibrations”

Foxygen have a huge, ambitious record coming out next month. It’s a double album, spanning twenty-four tracks.

We’ve already heard “How Can You Really,” which could be dubbed an ’80s pop song mixed with a touch of ’50s dance hall music.

Now, we’ve got “Cosmic Vibrations,” which takes on a whole different persona, but still reaching towards the late ’70s, early ’80s for influences. It carries an almost Pink Floyd vibe; not as anthemic, but still has the huge goal of carrying that classic rock sound, without feeling forced or played out.…

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Julian Casablancas’ New Album Can Be Bought As a USB Cigarette Lighter

It’s been five years since his last solo album, and as such, The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas is dropping his sophomore solo album, Tyranny, on September 23 via his own Cult Records imprint. In anticipation, he’s released a whole slew of details about the album.

For starters, we finally got the album artwork and the 12-song tracklist to the Phrazes for the Young follow-up, listed after the jump, in addition to the previously announced tour. He also shared an 11-minute track titled “Human Sadness,” making it the album’s lead single. It’s cinematic, dark, and full of auto-tune. Stream …


Andrew McMahon Unveils Infectious New Track, “High Dive”

Earlier in the day, Andrew McMahon joined forces with Buzzfeed to debut a new track off his forthcoming solo effort, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness. Titled “High Dive,” it is the second song we’ve heard off the former-frontman’s newest record, following the release of “Cecilia And The Satellite” back in July. If you’re a fan, you can pre-order the album here before it hits shelves on October 14 via Vanguard Records.

“When I found out I was ill, nearly 10 years ago now, my wife, then girlfriend, and I had just begun the process of reconciling after …