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Chiodos Release “Ole Fishlips Is Dead Now”; Reveal Album Title And Artwork

Chiodos has been “back together” since 2012, but aside from some shows here and there, they have been keeping to the shadows, quietly working on their new material.

Today we get a first glimpse at their work with the song “Ole Fishlips Is Dead Now,” which will be the third track on their album, curiously titled Devil. The album will be released by Razor and Tie imprint drk/lght Records on April 1, 2014.

On, where the track debuted, Craig Owens explains that Devil‘s title is “not to be confused with the muscled, red horned man surrounded by


STREAM: Saves the Day – “Ring Pop”

Iconic Jersey pop-punk band Saves the Day released a new song today named “Ring Pop.” The lyric video is courtesy of AltPress, and it consists of lyrics actually handwritten by singer Chris Conley. “Ring Pop” is an undoubtedly catchy love song, and really harkens back to a more classic Saves the Day sound. This is the third song released by the band for this record, and they only get better and better.

“Ring Pop” comes off of Saves the Day’s next self-titled album, which will be released on September 17, via Equal Vision Records.

You can check out …


Half Hearted Hero Premiere New Track

New Bedford punk act Half Hearted Hero have premiered a brand new song, streaming now over at AltPress. The new song, titled “Framework”, is the fifth track off of the band’s upcoming record Whatever set to be released January 15 on Animal Style Records.

The band has announced two release shows to celebrate the record on January 11 and 12, and for those who may have missed it, also released an album teaser. Hit the jump to check out the video trailer and be sure to pick up the band’s new record later this winter. …


Heart To Heart Stream New Song

California pop punk band Heart To Heart have released a brand new song off the band’s upcoming record. The new track, titled “Thanks For Nothing”, appears on the band’s self-titled debut full length due out on October 9 via Anchor Eighty Four Records.

It is expected that the band will hit the road for a US tour following the release of the band’s new album. Head over to AltPress to give the new tune a spin and be sure to be on the lookout for more from Heart To Heart in the next few weeks.…


Mountain Man Premiere New EP

Boston hardcore outfit Mountain Man have premiered their brand new EP Two, streaming now over on AltPress. The EP will be officially released this Tuesday, August 14 on No Sleep Records.

Mountain Man’s release of Two is one of the most anticipated releases of the summer and sure to be one of the best when the dust settles at the end of the year.  Be sure to head over and give the EP a spin, UTG can promise you won’t regret it.…

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Such Gold Stream ‘Misadventures’ On AltPress

Rochester, NY rockers Such Gold have teamed up with the people at Alternative Press to stream their upcoming album, Misadventures, in its entirety!

This album is one of the best releases of the year and is guaranteed to get your blood pumping so check it out by clicking right here and enjoy. The band’s effort hits stores on August 14 through Razor & Tie.

Please head to Such Gold’s page to pre-order their album and let UTG know what you thoughts are on this incredible debut.…

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State Champs Premiere Brand New Song

Albany pop punk outfit State Champs have released a brand new track off of the band’s upcoming EP Overslept. The new song, titled “Remedy”, is premiering now over on AltPress and is everything one could ask for in a good pop punk song.

Pre-orders for Overslept, which is due out on September 11 on Pure Noise Records, are available today and can be found here. The band also recently announced they will be supporting Handguns on their upcoming fall tour, with dates and venues expected to be released soon.

State Champs are one of the most promising, …


STREAM: Green Day – “Let Yourself Go”

People talk SOOOOOO much shit on Green Day. While I am a self-professed Green Day fanboy, I can see where some people are coming from, although I do disagree. Any doubts that fans had that Green Day had lost all of its edge when “Oh Love” came out, needs to sit the hell down and listen to their newest song, “Let Yourself Go.” This song is fast, it’s in your face, and frankly harkens back to the days of older Green Day. I personally nerded out to this song so bad. This song gets me EXPONENTIALLY more excited for …


STREAM: Everyone Dies In Utah – You’re Now Manually Breathing

Everyone Dies In Utah has partnered with Alternative Press to release an exclusive stream of the first single off their upcoming album, +//-(Polarities). That track is titled “You’re Now Manually Breathing”, and you can stream it right here.

+//-(Polarities) is currently set to be released July 31 via Tragic Hero Records. If you like what you hear, I highly recommend checking out their previous full length album, Seeing Clearly.

You can pre-order the new album either on its own, or in one of a few different fabulous bundles from Merchnow. The band has a few live …


EP STREAM: Drug Church – Drug Church

It’s always nice to see new music waiting for you when you get up on a Friday morning (I’ve been up for a while, but ya know, it’s Summer for the kids and we all know they just got up). Alt-punk band Drug Church (members of Self Defense Family) released their debut self-titled EP on Altpress today to stream, and you should really check it out. The band has a really cool and unique sound, and if you know anything about Self Defense Family it’s bound to get kinda fun and weird as well.

Drug Church will be releasing this …


STREAM: I Call Fives – “Stuck in ’03″

New Jersey pop-punk group I Call Fives released a new song today “Stuck in ’03″ on Altpress, and it’s a really solid track. The band makes references to albums that most certainly influenced their sound, which blends perfectly with the Summer air that pop-punk has been known to accompany. I Call Fives is releasing their debut self-titled on Pure Noise Records next week, so make sure you pick it up here.

You can listen to the track here, but make sure you let UTG know in the comments what you think of the new song.…


Koji Speaks Out About Racism, Growing Up in the Punk Scene, and the Strength of Your Voice

Pennsylvania songwriter and social advocate Koji recently sat down with AltPress and wrote an opinion piece on racism and using your voice within the punk scene, and it’s a really fantastic article. In his writing, Koji explains how he started in the punk scene, how he became more involved, and then how he moved into more social justice based endeavors with his company Colormake and Washington, DC based Resolve. I honestly don’t want to take too much away from the article from you by explaining in too much detail what it’s about, but no matter what genre of music you …