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Jamie xx In Colour

Jamie xx Announces Debut Album ‘In Colour,’ Shares “Loud Places”

If you couldn’t stop playing Jamie xx‘s single “Girl” last year, get excited. The xx member and electronic musician has announced his debut album, In Colour, drops June 2 via Young Turks and features collaborations with The xx’s Romy Madley Croft and Oliver Sim, Young Thug, Popcaan, and Four Tet. Pre-orders are ongoing here. In anticipation of the 11-track release, he’s shared a new single and music video titled “Loud Places.”

Previous singles “Girl” and “Sleep Sound” will be joined on the album by “Loud Places,” a soaring yet mellow number featuring vocals from The …

Bella Muerte

ACOUSTIC STREAM: Bella Muerte – “Oh! The Horror”

Bella Muerte are a four piece electronic post hardcore outfit hailing from Kansas City, Kansas. They’ve released a number of singles in the years they’ve been together, and they’ve recently premiered an acoustic rendition of one of their songs released last summer. The song is titled “Oh! The Horror,” and you can watch the video they shot for it by taking a look below the jump.

If you like what you hear, the band has plenty of songs available to download with a “name your price” option. You can access those songs by heading here.

The Browning

LYRIC VIDEO: The Browning – “Industry”

The metal/electronic group known as The Browning are set to release a brand new record next month, titled Hypernova. The album will be hitting stores October 1 via Earache Records. Earlier today the band released a new single from the upcoming album, and the song is titled “Industry.” You can check it out by taking a look below the jump.

If you’d like a truly unique approach to a mix of metal and electronica, I would highly recommend listening to these guys. Their last album is a great mix of heavy and electronic, and with this single it’s looking …

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Sounds Familiar: Week 11

Continuing our expansion of original content, Under The Gun Review presents its latest column, Sounds Familiar, dedicated to trawling the world and web for the latest remixes, redos, and reminiscent bits that our newest columnist Julia McAlpine finds appealing. Be prepared for some diversity in your music library. The songs may not be new, but they will be different and worth a spin.

If you have a remix or cover that you would like to see featured here, let us know! Write utgjacob@gmail.com with the subject “Sounds Familiar” and we’ll take a listen!

Wake Owl – “Gold” (Noah Hyde/Magic Sword

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Sounds Familiar: Week 6

Continuing our expansion of original content, Under The Gun Review presents its latest column, Sounds Familiar, dedicated to trawling the world and web for the latest remixes, redos, and reminiscent bits that our newest columnist Julia McAlpine finds appealing. Be prepared for some diversity in your music library. The songs may not be new, but they will be different and worth a spin.

If you have a remix or cover that you would like to see featured here, let us know! Write utgjacob@gmail.com with the subject “Sounds Familiar” and we’ll take a listen!

The xx – “Chained” (Panic City Remix)

The Monsters I've met

UTG EP PREMIERE: The Monsters I’ve Met – ‘Lights Out!’

Michigan post-hardcore newcomers The Monsters I’ve Met, which features former members of Famous Last Words (InVogue Records), are releasing their new album, Lights Out!, on October 31. Being from the mitten state ourselves, UTG could not pass up the opportunity to premiere the album ahead of its release date.

Say what you will about the fusion of electronica and post-hardcore, but it’s clear from the response of listeners worldwide that it’s a niche that is here to stay. The Monsters I’ve Met are amongst the few acts that have found a way to stand apart in a scene flooded …

'My fans are very understanding' … Imogen Heap

MUSIC VIDEO: Imogen Heap – “You Know Where To Find Me”

Imogen Heap is at it again with her latest song, “You Know Where To Find Me”. This is song #6 in Imogen’s ambitious Heapsongs series that has been in the works since March of 2011.

Be sure to click after the jump to watch the music video for this mesmerizing track.

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Sounds Familiar: Week 2

Continuing our expansion of original content, Under The Gun Review presents its latest column, Sounds Familiar, dedicated to trawling the world and web for the latest remixes, redos, and reminiscent bits that our newest columnist Julia McAlpine finds appealing. Be prepared for some diversity in your music library. The songs may not be new, but they will be different and worth a spin.

If you have a remix or cover that you would like to see featured here, let us know! Write utgjacob@gmail.com with the subject “Sounds Familiar” and we’ll take a listen!

The trend your ears are about to …

Zac

STREAM: Halfnoise (ex-Paramore) – “Remember When”

In December of 2010, Paramore let the world know that brothers Zac and Josh Farro had left the band. Two days after that, Zac debuted the band he left the pop/punk rockers to focus on.

That band, now called Halfnoise, has its debut EP come out on October 2. The track listing is:

1. “Remember When”
2. “Sunsee”
3. “Hide Your Eyes”
4. “Free The House”
5. “Reproof”

Listen to “Remember When” after the jump.

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WATCH: Obama Targets EDM Crowd With “DJs For Obama” AD

President Obama has been on the cusp of everything cool in the digital world since his initial run over four years ago. Today he continued to show a deep connection with (or at least knowledge of) youth culture by releasing a new campaign video targeting fans of EDM. The clip features DJs from all walks of life discussing the importance of getting involved politically (and supporting their favorite candidate) while speaking as PSA-like as possible. It’s not exactly groundbreaking marketing, but it is a great play by a serious political candidate. Click past the jump to enjoy “DJs For Obama.” …

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STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Tiësto & Wolfgang Gartner Ft. Luciana – We Own The Night

Tuesday may not be the first day that comes to mind when you think of club-ready anthems, but that is about to change.

“We Own The Night,” Wolfgang Gartner’s collaboration with fellow producer/dj Tiësto, premiered at the National Hotel for one of the premiere parties on South Beach last Saturday. Speaking about the track, Gartner offered:

“The Tiësto collaboration is definitely the one that I’m most excited about,” Gartner said. “We’ve both been playing it out, and judging by the response, we both — I’m going to try and sound humble — but we both think this going to be

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THE DROP: New Video from Flux & P, New Free Stuff from Tallan, Stizreth and More!

The evolution of Under The Gun Review continues this week with the latest installment of our electronica feature, The Drop. Written weekly by resident basshead Jake White, The Drop is your go-to source for weekly electronic/dubstep/techno news!

If you’re an emerging talent in this area or have a news tip you’d like to see featured, contact us! Write utgjames@gmail.com with the subject “Drop” and we’ll get you or your news featured as soon as possible!

Welcome back, bassheads! It’s been another week, and I’m sure you’re all starved for some fresh, free bass tracks to take home with you. Well, …

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