Posts Tagged ‘bandcamp’

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The Swellers Release B-Sides Collection

The Swellers have been going strong for more than a decade, producing five full-lengths and a slew of EPs in the process. In that time, quite a bit of material has ended up on the cutting room floor, and now you can hear some choice cuts from the Swellers’ vault on B-Sides and Rarities. The seventeen-track collection is available now on the Michigan-based group’s Bandcamp page for only five dollars.

Highlights from B-Sides and Rarities include an unreleased track from the Good For Me sessions called “Break,” an acoustic demo of “Possibilities” from the early stages of writing The

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Mat Kerekes (Citizen) Releases Video For “The Midnight”

Citizen frontman Mat Kerekes has released a music video for “The Midnight,” a solo song that was released back in February via Bandcamp. You can check it out after the jump.

Kerekes has released a steady stream of solo material over the past year, including a few splits with his brother, Chris Kerekes. The solo material shows Kerekes taking a singer-songwriter approach, which suits his voice beautifully. “The Midnight” is the most recent contribution to a large solo discography, all of which is currently available on Bandcamp.

Citizen is currently on tour with The Wonder Years, Fireworks, Real …

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REVIEW: Dirty Up – ‘Thrillwave’

Artist: Dirty Up
Album: Thrillwave
Genre: Rap/Hip-Hop

When it comes to transcendental production, Clams Casino has undoubtedly set the standard over the past few years with his career-launching work for artists such as A$AP Rocky and Lil B. Recently, though, upcoming talents such as the Sad Boy crew’s Yung Gud have begun to master the style and show promise of becoming household names themselves. With the release of a brand new EP, Thrillwave, Bay Area born and North Carolina residing artist Matt Futch, better known as Dirty Up, is looking to join this conversation as he flows atop …

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VERSA Release ‘Neon’ EP For Pay-What-You-Want Download

VERSA, the group formerly known as VersaEmerge, have finally released their long-awaited Neon EP on Bandcamp. For a limited time, the record can be downloaded for “pay-what-you-want,” meaning the customer gets to set the price. You can download it for free or pay however much you feel it’s worth.

VERSA have had some trouble getting off the ground lately, after announcing their departure from Fueled By Ramen Records and confusion amongst fans regarding the name change. You can stream Neon in full after the jump. What do you think of the new VERSA? Let us know in the …

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Blue Sky Black Death Release ‘Euphoric Tape II’

If you’re unfamiliar with the production duo Blue Sky Black Death you have some serious catching up to do. With one member residing in Oakland and the other in Seattle, the two come together to create some of the most ethereal cuts available in the hip-hop-related realm. Their catalog, for the most part, is comprised of instrumental beats and sonically soothing compositions but they’ll occasionally get some friends to contribute their vocal abilities, that is if they don’t first decide to slow a Bieber sample 800% for some eerie effects.

After releasing the epic Glaciers back in October the duo …

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STREAM: Living Ghosts – “Arrows”

California outfit Living Ghosts have released a brand new song, entitled “Arrows.” The track comes from their forthcoming EP, The Thought of Giving Up, which is set to drop later this year or in early 2014.

Follow the jump to check out “Arrows,” and if you like what you hear, head over to Living Ghosts’ Bandcamp page to grab a free download of the cut. Also, make sure to give the band a like on Facebook to keep up with the latest news on their music and shows.…

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PMtoday Members Reunite as Move, Stream New Song

The UTG staff has a lot of PMtoday fans and we’ve been shaking and aching for the ex-Rise Records family outfit to bring us the goods post-In Medias Res but as they’ve been on an indefinite hiatus for some time, our hopes have since been indefinitely unfulfilled.

Back in April, word got out that brothers Connor and Ryan (PMtoday founding members) would be working on a new project called move which may or may not now be known as move orchestra. The project seems to also feature Cuinn, another Brogan brother that was a member of PMtoday, and …

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LISTEN: Living Ghosts – ‘Forever & A Day’

Living Ghosts, the one man spoken word/post-rock project of California musician Ray Bolado, has released a brand new EP entitled Forever & A Day. For those who enjoy the idea of a mixture of acts such as Listener and Hotel Books, this record is not one to sleep on as Living Ghosts provides an instrumentally sound, emotionally driven collection of four songs.

Follow the jump to stream Forever & A Day, and if you dig what you hear, be sure to grab a free download of the album on Bandcamp.…

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Mabson Enterprises Releases 37-Track Compilation of “We Can’t Stop” Covers and Remixes

Mabson Enterprises have compiled 37 artists via social media that are twerking hard or hardly twerking with a vast array of unique covers and remixes of Miley Cyrus’ smash summer jam, “We Can’t Stop.”

Featuring a sweet, 90s inspired cover image and artists like Dan Deacon and Capital Cities with many reworked song titles such as “We Can’t Stop (But Perhaps We Should Have A Long Long Time Ago),” “Miley Can’t Stop Sniffing Coke With Evanescence Backstage,” and “The Queen of Twerking gets an Achy Breaky Heart,” this massive mixtape has a little (or lot) to offer for …

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UTG INTERVIEW: Apex Of Apathy

Earlier this year, Las Vegas experimental post-hardcore act Apex of Apathy released one of the most promising full-length debuts of 2013 with The Flying Machine. Including sounds from not only post-hardcore, but genres such as pop-punk, progressive rock, and alternative rock as well, the album was a seriously satisfying listen that burst at the seams with potential.

Only a few months removed from the introduction of The Flying Machine, Apex are already setting their sights towards the future with plans to release a brand new EP, entitled Saltwater, before the year comes to a close. We had …

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Kat Kat Records Release Entire Discography For Free

As promised, Kat Kat Records have put up their entire discography on Bandcamp for free download. This is because they reached their goal of at least 250 downloads of their summer sampler within 48 hours. You can access your free downloads here. If you are feeling particularly giving today, you can also offer up a donation for the music with Bandcamp’s “Name your price” feature.

Be sure to find the label on Facebook to give them a “like,” and keep up to date on future promotions and new music.…

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UTG INTERVIEW: Arsonists Get All The Girls Discuss ‘Listen To The Color’

“Arsonists has always been a band that is old fashioned. We don’t use computers. We don’t all live all around the world. We write together and just shit out albums.”

Despite countless personnel changes over the course of their career, Santa Cruz, California’s Arsonists Get All The Girls, continue to push through and release unique albums in (roughly) two-year cycles. Earlier this year, the band announced that they would be releasing their fifth full-length studio album, titled Listen To The Color, on August 1 via Bandcamp. On top of that, one of their original vocalists, Remi Rodberg is …