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UTG’s 31 Days Of Halloween: ‘Attack The Block’

Of all the holidays celebrated worldwide, no single day is more loved by the UTG staff than Halloween. With the arrival of the year’s best month, the time has finally come to begin rolling out a plethora of features and special announcements we have prepared in celebration of our favorite day, including the one you’re about to read.

Now in its third year, 31 Days Of Halloween is a recurring feature that will run throughout the month of October. The hope and goal of this column is to supply every UTG reader with a daily horror (or Halloween-themed) movie recommendation …


Stream Alfonso Cuarón’s Score for ‘Gravity’

Alfonso Cuarón’s latest space-thriller Gravity has been getting a ton of hype. Tons of outlets are calling it one of the most intense, unique film-going experiences of the year. Well today, we’re pleased to share with you a stream of the score from one of the UTG office’s most anticipated films of the year. Scored by Steven Price (Attack the Block, The World’s End), the score hauntingly compliments what is supposed to be a very visceral film-going experience.

Premiering on Wired, Price sat down with the outlet saying:

“Alfonso was always very determined that the soundtrack

Talib Kweli 2012

MIXTAPE: Talib Kweli & Z-Trip – ‘Attack The Block’

In the early hours of the morning it has been sighted that underground rap legend Talib Kweli released his new Attack The Block mixtape, featuring Z-Trip, and UTG is pumped!

Kweli has always had a knack for pointing out flaws in the system and making it known that he will not tolerate fake rappers in his genre. Attack The Block features special guest appearances from none other than Mac Miller, Styles P, Ab-Soul and many more.

Click through the jump to listen and download Attack The Block from Talib Kweli and let UTG know if you are enjoying his new …

Talib Kweli 2012

Talib Kweli Announces Details For New Mixtape ‘Attack The Block’

It looks like all of the Talib Kweli fans can expect a new mixtape from the rapper before the release of his forthcoming studio album, Prisoner Of Conscious. Kweli has titled the mixtape Attack The Block and has no official drop date planned as of yet.

The producers that will be featured on this heavy tape are as follows, E Jones, Symbolic 1, Charlemagne, 9th Wonder, 88 Keys and Oh No. Keep an eye out for track streams dropping very soon right here on UTG.

Expect hot verses from Black Thought, Ryan Leslie, Rah Digga, Ab-Soul, Maino and many …


SCENE & HEARD: “Attack The Block”

Written by UTG critic Grace DuffyScene & Heard takes a look at the music that makes our favorite films so memorable. Whether it’s the 400-piece orchestra Christopher Nolan used for The Dark Knight, or the dozen or so bands that contributed to the soundtrack of Top Gun, there is no denying the impact music has on movies and this column hopes to highlight the best of the best.

If you have a suggestion for a film we should cover on Scene & Heard, please contact us by emailing

Attack the Block is one of the lesser known …

MOVIE TRAILER: Attack The Block (red band)

Advertising can make or break any film, in fact it generally does. Attack The Block is a film that needs better advertising. Produced by the team that brought you Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World, the film is a much more a monster movie than the comedy it is being sold as. That said, it is also one film you mustsee this Summer.

I was actually lucky enough to catch a free screening of Attack The Block last night and cannot stop playing it over and over again. Part comedy, mainly horror, it is exactly what geek culture needs …

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