2015 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival - Weekend 1 - Day 2

Tickets for The Weeknd’s ‘Madness Fall Tour’ Continue to Rise on Secondary Market

The Weeknd began his North American ‘Madness Fall Tour’ earlier this month, and the R&B artist has just over a month to go before the tour wraps. The run kicked off in Toronto On November 3 and will run until …

Samuel Claiborne

UTG INTERVIEW: Samuel Claiborne Discusses ‘Love, Lust And Genocide’

New York alt-rock veteran Samuel Claiborne is a Renaissance man when it comes to the arts; divvying up his time and effort between poetry, music, photography, visual art and more. This is an impressive feat for anyone, but being a …

The Head 2015

UTG PREMIERE: The Head – “It Ain’t Easy” (Music Video)

Today, we have the privilege of premiering The Head‘s brand spankin’ new music video for “It Ain’t Easy,” a gritty rock ‘n’ roll narrative that’s sure to sit well with fans of The Lemonheads, Teenage Fanclub, and R.E.M. The …


MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Shelter’ Is Captivating And Depressing In Equal Measure

Film: Shelter
Starring: Anthony Mackie, Jennifer Connelly
Directed by: Paul Bettany

Paul Bettany’s first feature behind the camera, Shelter, is without a doubt one of 2015’s most depressing new films. It’s a heartbreaking look at life on the streets …

violet night

UTG INTERVIEW: Violet Night Discuss ‘I Hope You’re Well’

British Columbia duo Violet Night released a four-track EP at summer’s end, titled I Hope You’re Well. Attributing influences to The National, Blink-182, Death Cab For Cutie and more, the effort offers slow and steady, genuinely heartfelt tracks that …

the mire

The Mire Announce Breakup, Stream Final EP

The Mire, a wildly underrated post-metal band from the U.K., have announced their breakup with the release of their final EP, a five-track effort titled Vice Regalia.

On Facebook, the band abruptly revealed its end: “Here is …


Young The Giant Tickets Averaging $70 for Remaining Dates of Current Tour

Young The Giant is heading into the final stretch of their 16-date fall tour, which kicked off on October 23. The indie rock band has three dates left before the tour will wrap, including stops in Tulsa, Oklahoma and two …


Poliça Announce ‘United Crushers,’ stream lead single

Minneapolis alt-pop five-piece Poliça have announced the full-length follow-up to 2013′s phenomenal Shulamith, a new effort titled United Crushers that’s set to release on March 4, 2016 through Mom + Pop. To coincide with the release details, the band …

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Sunflower Bean Announce Debut Album, Stream Lead Single

Fresh off a monstrous US tour, Long Island trio Sunflower Bean have unveiled plans to release their debut studio album, Human Ceremony, on February 5 through Fat Possum Records. In anticipation, the outfit have teamed with The FADER to …


UTG PREMIERE: Come Wind – “Found” (Lyric Video)

Friday is here, and while we are sure there are several new albums calling for your attention we must beg of you to hold off just a bit longer on enjoying those releases. Why? Because we have something so good …

Edelweiss 2015

UTG PREMIERE: Edelweiss – ‘Philadelphia’

This afternoon, we’re thrilled to bring you Philadelphia, the latest release from the Stroudsburg trio Edelweiss, who over the past half-decade have garnered a wealth of critical acclaim for their wonderfully out-of-the-box approach to punk. Carefully crafted and …

Jason Sager

UTG PREMIERE: Jason Sager – ‘Panoramic View’

It’s not quite Friday, but there’s still plenty to celebrate here at UTG, such as Jason Sager‘s undeniable debut EP, Panoramic View. A synth-heavy blend of high-flying hooks and contagious melodies, the budding singer-songwriter’s newest offering makes for …

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