The Starting Line

The Starting Line May Release New Music in 2015

After speculation through the years and one-off holiday shows, it sure looks like Philadelphia, PA pop-punkers The Starting Line will be releasing some material when 2015 rings in.

This past Saturday, the band played their annual holiday show at the Trocadero in Philadelphia, and as reported by PropertyOfZack, the band announced they would be releasing new music next year. There is no official announcement on whether it would be a full-length album, an EP or otherwise.

The only new material to come out from the quartet after 2007’s Direction is their track “Luck,” which they have played …


REVIEW: Half Hearted Hero – Whatever

Artist: Half Hearted Hero
Album: Whatever
Genre: Pop-Punk
Label: Animal Style Records

Massachusetts-based band Half Hearted Hero has been slowly making a name for themselves in the pop-punk genre over the past year or so. While I definitely recognized their name, I can honestly say I was not very familiar with their work. Lots of bands come out, and Half Hearted Hero is one of the bands that kind of fell through the cracks for me. Not that it’s because they’re not a band of quality, but just simply because I don’t have the time to check out every band …

Nas 2012

Nas Unveils Shocking Cover Artwork For ‘Life Is Good’, Discusses Direction

Nas has unveiled his cover artwork for his highly-anticipated tenth studio album, Life Is Good, and already has UTG talking. This album has an official release date of July 17 through Island Def Jam.

Read the interview with Rap-Up discussing the direction of this album, plus featured artists, after the jump and tell us what you think of his shocking cover artwork. We cannot wait to hear what his ex. wife Kelis will have to say about it.


One Direction Announce 2013 Summer Tour

You read the title correctly, British boy band One Direction are getting so huge that they have revealed their summer tour for next year in the early months of 2012. Every event for 2012 is completely sold out!

The group will be touring 25 cities from June through August hitting everywhere in the United States and one single date in Canada. Tickets for the shows will go on sale on Saturday, April 21 through and

Please click through the jump to view One Direction’s touring itinerary and let Under The Gun Review know if you are willing to …

All Time Low giveaway

PropertyOfZack, once again, has set up a simple Twitter contest, giving you the chance to win a Matt Vogel (All Time Low) photo print. Rules and directions are posted right here.

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