Posts Tagged ‘exclusive’

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UTG Premiere: Amative – “Selfish Desires” (Official Music Video)

We have been focusing a lot of our efforts in July on exposing readers to new music, and today may be my favorite of all ‘discovery’ posts to debut so far on the site. Amative are a crushingly heavy outfit from Ohio who are not afraid to wear their hearts on their sleeves. Their debut EP, Flatlined, debuted in April. We missed it, and the more we listen to it now the more we want to kick ourselves for not being familiar with their work in time to help with the initial album promotion. Hopefully this post makes up …

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UTG Premiere: Avalanche – “Two Years”

It’s hump day, and like many of you we have spent the majority of the work day wondering why it takes so damn long for the weekend to arrive. We cannot give you the tools to build a time machine, nor can we provide you with the financial support needed to quit your dead end job, but we do have a new song from Singapore based metalcore outfit Avalanche that I believe will give you the strength needed to kick this week’s ass.

You may or may not have heard of Avalanche before this moment, but trust me when I …

Amongst The Forgotten

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: Amongst The Forgotten Sign To Famined Records, Unleash New Single

Amongst The Forgotten are a four-piece metalcore outfit based out of Jacksonville, Florida. Today we are happy to team up with the band to premiere a brand new song as well as announce their signing to a new label. Their latest single is titled “Making Memories,” and you can watch the video they shot for it below the jump.

The band is also proud to announce that they’ve signed to the Florida-based label Famined Records. They plan on releasing their Home Is Where You Make It EP through the label later this year.

In regards to the new song, guitarist …

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EXCLUSIVE: Lionfight Comment On Incident With Venue Staff This Past Weekend

This past weekend, the Chicago-based metalcore outfit known as Lionfight played at a venue in Massachusetts called Anchors Up. While they were there, guitarist Akash believes he and his bandmate Nick were singled out by some members of staff due to their race. The band decided to continue with their set as usual, and left without any physical confrontation.

They posted some vague information about the incident on their Facebook page, and soon after were contacted by the owner of the venue. He requested they remove the post, but they declined. Shortly after they received numerous blocked phone calls. Though …

Every Minute Can Kill

EXCLUSIVE: Every Minute Can Kill – “Lilith” Lyric Video

The New Jersey based post hardcore outfit known as Every Minute Can Kill are planning on dropping a brand new EP titled The Damned this coming Tuesday, July 1. The EP features six brand new tracks including their single “Hell Is Empty…” We are happy to have teamed up with the band today to premiere the lyric video for another one of the songs off the EP, which is titled “Lilith.” Check out the video by taking a look below the jump.

If you like what you hear, be sure to pre-order The Damned by heading on over to the …

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UTG Presents: Another Endless Summer (Free Music Compilation)

After far too many months of winter, and a spring that disappeared almost as quickly as it arrived, the time has finally come to shed the winter worries and down blankets for the heat and skimpy clothing of summer. Yes, that time of the year when students run free and the sun sets well after eight at night has returned, and UTG has a brand new compilation to help make every road trip one you will remember for the rest of your life.

We have always tried to keep things interesting with our mixtapes, and for the last few years …

All For One

UTG EXCLUSIVE: Stream All For One’s New Single, “Bring Us Down”

The metalcore outfit known as All For One recently signed to At Your Command Records and announced that they would be releasing a brand new EP through the label. That EP is titled As Empires Fall, and it’s set to be released June 19. We are happy to team up with the band today to exclusively premiere the lyric video for one of the tracks off the EP. The song is titled “Bring Us Down,” and you can give it a listen below the break.

If you like what you hear, the single is available for purchase through Amazon

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UTG Exclusive: Stars In Stereo Reveal ‘Leave Your Mark’ Album Art

Stars In Stereo are preparing to release their Sophomore album, Leave Your Mark, later this year. Today the band has partnered with UTG to exclusively reveal the cover art for the record, which you can find at the end of this post.

Speaking about the cover, designer Curtis Scoville offered, “Creating artwork for a band is a great honor for any artist, because you are in a way, being trusted to create a visual representation of that band’s masterpiece.”

Set for release June 17, Leave Your Mark is the product of hard work and many sleepless nights incurred by …

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UTG Premiere: Sad And French Share Heartache And Hope On Debut Album

Under The Gun Review is thrilled to be joining forces with Black Numbers to premiere the debut album from Sad And French, which just so happens to arrive in stores today!

Every now and then a band comes along that catches you completely off guard and makes you feel like the wind has been stolen from your lungs. There you are, minding your own business with headphones on and the day’s second cup of coffee in hand, then out of nowhere a sound comes pouring through the speakers nestled so tightly around your ears and it feels as if …

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UTG ALBUM PREMIERE: Alright. – ‘Sleep Study’

Being a resident of the Queen City, it’s always exciting to be exposed to talent within its ever-growing music scene, so hearing the lo-fi/pop-punk combination of Charlotte, North Carolina, outfit Alright for the first time was a true pleasure to say the least. Thus, we’re even more excited to be able to premiere the trio’s brand new Self Aware Records-backed debut EP, Sleep Study.

Featuring five tracks of fuzzy pop-punk goodness, the group have chosen to release Sleep Study at a perfect time as it has summertime soundtrack written all over its 13-minute runtime. So, roll down your …

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UTG TRACK-BY-TRACK: Instead of Sleeping – ‘Young Lungs’

In wake of the May 22 release of their brand new LP, Instead of Sleeping have teamed up with Under The Gun to bring you an exclusive track-by-track of Young Lungs. The record, which can be streamed following the jump, is the band’s third LP and experience proves it to be a dose of mature and clean indie rock. Songs such as “Merlot” are translucent and laid back, while numbers like the opener “Volatile,” and “The Ones,” pack more of a punch with exploding choruses.

Click “Read More” to stream the record, which was produced by Marc McClusky (…

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EXCLUSIVE STREAM: Egor Erushin – “Yesterday’s News”

Egor Erushin (ex-Marina & Another Hero Dies) recently signed on with Imminence Records and announced a brand new EP titled Reading You. The album does not currently have a set release date, but that doesn’t mean fans can’t experience a new song from it.

We at Under The Gun are happy to team up with the artist to premiere his latest single, titled “Yesterday’s News.” You can stream it by checking below the jump. Be sure to check in again soon for more details on the release of his album, which is expected to hit stores this summer.…