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mod sun 2012

MOD SUN Performs New Song In Oregon

MOD SUN spent the summer working on his debut album, and now that he’s back on the road supporting Hoodie Allen on his fall headlining tour the king of hippie-hop is ready to share his new material with the world.

Recently, Absolutepunk staffer Jake Denning attended an Oregon stop on Hoodie Allen’s Party With Your Friends tour. While there, Jake captured a video of MOD SUN performing a new song titled “Free Love.” The song, which you can stream via live video at the end of this post, is one of the first to be confirmed for MOD SUN’s forthcoming …

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Mod Sun Announces Winter Tour

The hip-hop hippie, and one of the most down to earth people in music today, Mod Sun has announced a winter tour kicking off this coming February. Featuring support from Cisco Adler, Pat Brown, Tayyib Ali, and select dates with Choo Jackson, this tour promises to be one heck of a party.

Mod Sun also recently released a brand new book titled Did I Ever Wake Up, described as a step by step guide on how to make life a dream, available now here. Head through the jump to view the tour poster and be sure to make …


UTG TV: Pat Brown – “Mercy” (G.O.O.D. Music Cover) Live In Boston

He’s been around the scene longer than UTG has existed, but it seems every time I see Mod Sun there are still kids learning about the talent of his tour manager/counterpart/partner in crime, Pat Brown. Pat has been a friend of the site since his days fronting Sing It Loud, and we’re always excited to hear whatever material he’s developed in recent times. Last night we were able to see Pat and Mod perform in Cambridge, MA and took the opportunity to capture Pat covering G.O.O.D. Music’s “Mercy” in the midst of his support set. You can view the performance …

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Mod Sun Premieres “Stoner Girl” Video

Hippie-hop mastermind Mod Sun has partnered with XXL to premiere the video for his latest single, “Stoner Girl.”

Taken from his insanely popular Happy As Fuck EP, “Stoner Girl” has quickly become a “must know” song for all fans of Mod. The beat is essentially musical sunshine, and every verse is filled with lighthearted discussion of the perfect pot-smoking hottie. You can view the video, which features Mod Sun and partner-in-crime Pat Brown, after the jump.

Happy As Fuck is available now and should be a part of your music collection as soon as humanly possible. Click here to claim …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Mod Sun – Pass It My Way

Hippy hop artist Mod Sun has released a brand new music video for his song “Pass It My Way” featuring Pat Brown. The trippy visuals include live footage of Mod Sun performing during his stint on this years Warped Tour, along with  shots of some behind the scene hanging with Pat Brown and rapper T Mills.

Also included in the video is footage of the Bloomington native meeting and greeting with his fans or as the rapper has been known to refer to them, his friends. Mod Sun quickly became one of the most popular acts on Warped Tour drawing …


Warped Tour In A Day: Auburn Hills, Michigan

Warped Tour 2012 had finally arrived in Auburn Hills, Michigan on July 6 and the UTG crew was ready to take on this great day of live music from some of our favorite bands. The morning started off fairly slow due to the fact that UTG staff member JP and I spent half the night waiting for our good friends Larry G(EE) tour bus to arrive. There is nothing like partying a little too hard before spending 8 hours in 100+ degree heat.

We left for The Palace Of Auburn Hills around 10:30am and arrived at 11:45am to go grab …

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Mod Sun Releases “Happy As F*ck” Music Video

Mod Sun has unleashed the official music video for his latest single, “Happy As Fuck.”

Upping his production value to all new highs and spreading the joy he seems to overflow with, Mod’s clip for “Happy As Fuck” is as upbeat as you can imagine (if not more). You can view the video after the jump.

Mod Sun is going to be on each and every date of Warped Tour this Summer. If you dig “Happy As Fuck,” we cannot recommend enough that you catch his set.

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STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Kanye West FT. Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz – Mercy (Pat Brown Acoustic Remix)

Pat Brown has returned to UTG with one hell of a acoustic remix and can be streamed right here!

Brown lays down a clean acoustic guitar melody for Yeezy’s hit single “Mercy” and the rest is history. He continues to rap the parts of Kanye, Big Sean, 2 Chainz and Pusha T throughout, giving us the laid-back version of this club banger.

Please head past the jump to listen to Pat Brown’s rendition of “Mercy” and download it right now. UTG will continue to bring you all the latest news on Brown in the weeks to come.


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Mod Sun Ft. Pat Brown – Happy As Fuck

The mastermind behind hippie hop has returned with a radio-ready hit that is sure to bring some joy to your day.

“Happy As Fuck” was originally intended to be released on iTunes today, but strong support from his fans, which Mod refers to as his #Friendbase, drove the rapper to release the track for free. You can stream, download, and enjoy “Happy As Fuck” after the jump.

Mod Sun has been 100% independent from day one. Tours, mixtapes, albums, all on his own. If you enjoy “Happy As Fuck,” PLEASE do whatever you can to support his talent and message. …

Gordon Bombay 2012

Gordon Bombay Release ‘Unburstable Bubble’

Under The Gun Review’s favorite up-and-coming group Gordon Bombay have dropped their long-awaited effort, Unburstable Bubble!

This group, featuring good friends MOD SUN, Pat Brown, Zachary Garren, JCW, & B Rolla, is a unique blend of talent that strive to make the best possible music. Not only are these guys releasing this effort for free, if you donate a small amount to their mix all of the proceed goes to Charity Water. This charity provides clean drinking water to people that have no access to it. What a great cause!

Read what the group had to say about …


MOD SUN Announces “Happy As F*ck” EP, Plans Studio Time

MOD SUN has announced he will be entering the studio in two days to begin recording his latest EP, currently entitled Happy As Fuck.

Happy As Fuck will be MOD’s first official release of 2012, that is, unless his Gordon Bombay side project with Zachary Garren, Pat Brown, And B Rolla decides to drop its album prior. UTG is currently reaching out MOD for a comment and will keep you updated as the story develops.

Update: MOD SUN has informed us Gordon Bombay’s The Unburstable Bubble drops end of February.

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Good Problems release EP

Pat Brown's (ex. Sing It Loud) new project called Good Problems has released an EP titled I'm Changing My World that's available for FREE right here.
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