Mixtape roundup

UTG Mixtape Roundup: September 2015

With the collective work ethic of rappers at an all-time high, it’s easy to sleep on a lot of quality (and free) music. Thus, at the end of each month, contributor Mike Giegerich will bring you a list of the …

Sunday Morning Massacres

Killer Mike Drops ‘Sunday Morning Massacres’ Mixtape For Free

With all the news of police brutality, murders, and racism still prevalent in America, Run the Jewels‘ fast-spitting songs about retaliating against the government and bringing humanity together take on a new meaning. But as if that wasn’t enough, …


Kanye West is Playing a Free Show in Times Square Tonight

A free Kanye West show seems too good to be true. Tonight, however, is the real deal. Kanye West will perform in New York City’s Times Square at 7:30PM as a part of the World AIDS Day Concert.

U2 are …

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Run The Jewels Share “Blockbuster Night Pt. 2″

This year, Run The Jewels have become official overachievers. The second full-length from El-P and Killer Mike, RTJ2,  comes out today via iTunes, but the duo put it up for free to download on Friday because why not? …

brent walsh

Brent Walsh (I The Mighty) Releases Debut Single From Solo Album

Brent Walsh, vocalist of post-harcore band I The Mighty, finally made his Equal Vision debut as a solo artist with the first track off his upcoming album, 7. Walsh has spent many years between ventures with I …


Required Listening: Taylor Bennett – “Hatin”

Hot damn. Chicago’s latest and greatest young hip hop export, Taylor Bennett, returns to our front page this afternoon with the premiere of a new single that is sure to entertain.

“Hatin” is the first song to surface from …

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LISTEN: Post Nothing – ‘There Is Something Wrong With Me’

Formerly known as Trap Her Keep Her, the newly re-branded California hardcore outfit Post Nothing have debuted their first record in the post-THKH era. Entitled There Is Something Wrong With Me, the self-released EP finds the perfect ground between …

Artery Recordings Sampler 2014

Artery Recordings Releases Free Sampler

Sacramento label Artery Recordings turns four this year, and to make sure everyone gets the same sunny summer weather as them, they’re releasing a sampler for free.

The sampler, titled Summer of Artery, features Slaves, Kublai Khan, Upon This …

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LISTEN: Send Away Stranger – ‘Gables’

Tallahassee, Florida outfit Send Away Stranger are now streaming their brand new EP, Gables, in its entirety on Bandcamp. For those who enjoy the album, it is available as a pay-what-you-want download, but be sure to keep in …


Free Album: Skizzy Mars – ‘Pace’

Up and coming hip hop talent Skizzy Mars has released his second full length album.

Titled Pace, the latest offering from Skizzy features a dozen new tracks that serve as a fitting follow-up to Mars’ 2013 tape, Phases. …

Rookie Of The Year Covers EP

UTG EXCLUSIVE DOWNLOAD: Rookie of the Year – ‘The Covers EP’

Acoustic-pop veteran Rookie of the Year has teamed up with Under The Gun for an exclusive, free download of his brand new record, The Covers EP. Containing affectionately catchy new twists on fan-favorite tracks both old and new, The Covers

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JoJo Returns With New EP For Free Download On This Valentines Day

It’s ironic that in the days following my most recent listening to JoJo‘s debut record and discussing, at length, her legal battles with her former label that she release a brand new EP in celebration of today’s Hallmark holiday.…

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