Flying Lotus Gives First Interview Regarding Captain Murphy Rap Project

Wrapping up 2012, multi-genre producer Flying Lotus came out as the true identity of the mysterious and cleverly named rapper, Captain Murphy. I say clever as Captain Murphy is an (awesome) character from Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim show, Sealab 2021, and as Flying Lotus has produced a significant amount of bumper music for Adult Swim, it makes perfect sense that he would adopt the moniker of one of their best animated offerings.

Some people were disappointed by the reveal as they had assumed that it was Tyler, The Creator or some Odd Future affiliate, but most were thrilled to …


UTG LIST: Individual Staff Members’ Best Of 2012 (Albums, EPs, Film)

Last week UTG brought you our Top 10 favorite albums of this year, as nominated and voted on by the staff. Well today we’re pleased to give you each member’s individual picks for the best of the year.

However this list does something a little different: not only does it count down the top 10 albums, but it also shows our favorite EP’s or films of the year. Certain staff members opted for just choosing films, but regardless our lists are not just comprehensive, but spanning a wide variety of genres as well. We at UTG like to think our …


Odd Future Announce Tour Dates

Rap collective Odd Future announced a spring tour dates today in support of their new record OF Tape Vol. 2. Each show will feature a screening of Odd Future’s new Adult Swim TV show “Loiter Squad” as well as Odd Future’s pop-up store which sells merchandise and other items sponsored by the group. The rap group featuring Tyler, The Creator, Hodgy Beats, Earl Sweatshirt and others will embark on a USA and UK tour for their follow up to their 2008 mixtape The Odd Future Tape Vol. 1. Odd Future is a collective of different rappers, lead by Tyler, …


Odd Future Announce Christmas Concert, Open Pop Up Shop

The rap collective known as Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All have announced plans for their very first Christmas show.

The members of OFWGKTA broke the news of their performance earlier today via their official blog. According to the site, the concert will take place December 22 at The Roxy in Los Angeles, California. The show starts at 8pm and tickets are only available through OFWGKTA’s pop up shop.

What the hell is the OFWGKTA pop up shop? Good question.

Also announced today, OFWGKTA are opening a pop up shop in Los Angeles for the next month. This …

STREAM: Frank Ocean – Anywhere

Frank Ocean is the man. Doubt this? Listen to his mixtape, the following song, or peak at his upcoming list of appearances on tracks with Jay-Z, Kanye, and more. Though Ocean may not be the biggest member of OFWGKTA right now, he is definitely poised to be the most commercially viable and successful. Click below to here the latest leak from Frank, “Anywhere.”


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Tyler, The Creator – Summer Camp Mix

OFWGKTA’s Tyler, The Creator is currently homesick and trapped in a leg cast on a European tour. To pass the time, he’s created the ultimate Summer mix and shared it with fans. Click through for the entire stream/download now!

Tyler, The Creator causes a public disturbance

Yesterday, Tyler The Creator’s Goblin hit stores and quickly became the “must have” title of the week. However, it seem not everyone was celebrating with Tyler, The Creator as he was at one point handcuffed, reportedly for causing a “public disturbance.” You can view the picture the sparked this news below. Click here to see what Tyler himself had to say about the situation. Also, buy Goblin.