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Nick Santino To Release New EP, ‘Savannah,’ In December

Not too long after former A Rocket To The Moon frontman, Nick Santino, released two EPs and his debut full-length as a solo artist, the Boston singer-songwriter is scheduled to put out another EP this year. Savannah is slated for a December 19 release under 81twentythree.

The forthcoming effort, following his stellar, country-infused May 2014 record, Big Skies, is reportedly self-written and self-produced by Santino in his own attic. On the announcement he made earlier today, Santino writes, “Really excited to officially announce my upcoming new EP – Savannah. I wrote and recorded these new songs up in …

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Nick Santino (ex-ARTTM) Announces ‘Going Home’ EP

Former A Rocket To The Moon frontman Nick Santino is planning on releasing an EP, entitled Going Home, and will be available for purchase on July 30.

The artwork for Going Home can be viewed in the feature image box to your left and the track-listing after the “Read More” link provided.

If you were unaware, ARTTM will be breaking up after the group’s current touring run with The Maine. Read more about the sudden break-up here.

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The Maine Release ‘Behind Forever Halloween’ Documentary

The Maine are excited to release a stream of their brand new documentary called Behind Forever Halloween and can be seen on UTG!

The documentary takes us through a day-in-the-life perspective of The Maine in the recording studio. Be on the lookout for the Arizona rockers’ upcoming album, Forever Halloween, to hit shelves on June 4 through Action Theory Records. Pick up your pre-orders over on their official website now.

The Maine also revealed yesterday that they were heading out soon on the 8123 Tour with A Rocket To The Moon. View the entire listing of tour dates here

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REST IN PEACE: A Rocket To The Moon

A Rocket To The Moon have announced to fans that they’ll be breaking up after their final tour with The Maine. Read the official statement from the band below and say your goodbyes.

Five years ago we played our first show with our best friends The Maine in Tempe Arizona. We were just a bunch of kids setting out to follow our dreams, see the world and make our parents proud. We are so grateful to be sharing the stage with them again this summer. It is with the heaviest of hearts that we’ve decided this will be our final


REVIEW: A Rocket to the Moon – Wild & Free

Artist: A Rocket to the Moon
Album: Wild & Free
Genre: Pop/rock
Label: Fueled by Ramen

A Rocket to the Moon would have you believe they’re a rock band going by their description of themselves, but don’t believe it for a second. This is pure, polished, technicolour pop of the highest order. Not that this means it’s of particularly high quality, but rather that it is almost commendably shameless in its pursuit of feelgood frolics. The band sound remarkably like a male version of Taylor Swift. Indeed, were you to take her songs through a plasticine factory and hack up …

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A Rocket To The Moon Reveal Sophomore Effort ‘Wild & Free’

A Rocket To The Moon have unleashed news that they will be releasing their sophomore album, Wild & Free, in the fall through Fueled By Ramen.

Read an official statement from the band by simply looking below and let UTG know if you are excited!

“Three years. It’s been three years since our first full length record On Your Side was released. We’ve gone through some of the best and worst experiences over the last three years together as a band, and at home in our personal lives. Some of us have loved and some of us have lost. …

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A Rocket To The Moon Open For The All-American Rejects On Tour

Pop rockers A Rocket To The Moon have revealed that they will be opening for The All-American Rejects on the group’s US tour in late March. This tour begins in Arizona on March 31 and ends in Ohio on May 13.

Please check out the itinerary for this spring tour and let Under The Gun Review know if you plan on heading out to a show or two!

3/31 Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
4/2 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque, NM
4/4 Beaumont Club, Kansas City, MO
4/5 University of Nebraska-Kearney, Kearney, NE
4/6 Diamond Ballroom, Oklahoma City, OK

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A Rocket to the Moon Reveal Album Details

A Rocket to the Moon are ready to start recording their second full-length album and the UTG staff cannot wait to hear new material. In a recent interview with frontman Nick Santino, he lets his fans in on many details from the process. Check out a part of the interview below and let us know if you are excited as well.

“Anything else you can let up about the album, there’s 13 tracks if I’m not mistaken?
Yeah, there are 13 songs. We’re not too sure when we’re putting it out, we’re hoping for the early Summer [mid-year]. Our band


A Rocket To The Moon And More Announce Philippines Tour

It has recently been released that A Rocket To The Moon, Forever The Sickest Kids, The Ready Set, and The Summer Set will take a short tour in the Philippines. This tour stint will start on February 16 and go until the 19, so be sure to see them if you are in the area!

View all of the announced dates by simply looking past the jump and let UTG know what you think.


A Rocket To The Moon post tour update

A Rocket To The Moon are currently on the ‘Time Travel’ Tour with Never Shout Never. While on this tour, the band had a stop at the Puyallup Fair for a show, also featuring The Maine (not on the ‘Time Travel’ Tour).

The band posted a video from the fair about their adventures, and them trying new fried foods.

Check out the video by clicking through the link.

Never Shout Never announces headlining tour

Never Shout Never have announced their upcoming headlining tour with support from A Rocket To The Moon and Carter Hulsey. Joining these groups, on select dates, will be Fake Problems and Plain White T’s. View all of the announced tour dates below.

Tour Dates:
Sept 22 – Denver, CO The Summit Music Hall ^
Sept 24 – Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom ^
Sept 25 – Puyallup, WA Western Washington Fair w/The Maine and The Downtown Fiction
Sept 27 – San Francisco, CA Warfield Theatre ^
Sept 28 – West Hollywood, CA House of Blues*
Sept 30 – Anaheim, CA The …

Andrew of ARTTM’s stencils

Andrew Cook from A Rocket To The Moon posted a video of him spray painting a stencil on Nick of Runner Runner‘s gear cases. Check out the handy work below.

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