Required Listening: Florida Georgia Line – “Sun Daze”

Having spent the past few weeks dominating country charts with the power ballad “Dirt,” Florida Georgia Line are back in music headlines this morning with the release of a new song titled “Sun Daze.”

There are a few things you can expect to find in almost every song by Florida Georgia Line. References to having a good time is the most common, but partying, working hard, driving around, and knowing how to be yourself no matter what are not far behind. “Sun Daze” brings all these elements together, as well as the group’s love for …


Sleepwave Release Music Video for “Through The Looking Glass”

Sleepwave, the official band of former Underoath vocalist, Spencer Chamberlian, have released a new music video for a song entitled “Through The Looking Glass.”

The track comes off the band’s upcoming debut album, Broken Compass, which is set for release on September 16, via Epitaph Records. You can pre-order the upcoming album on the band’s website.

Sleepwave are currently on a U.S. tour with Nothing More, which runs until late September. Check here for tour dates and ticket information. Watch the new video for “Through The Looking Glass” below:…

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Late Bloomer Premiere “Mirror” From ‘THINGS CHANGE’

Charlotte, North Carolina outfit Late Bloomer are releasing a full-length on July 1 via Tor Johnson, Self Aware and Lunchbox Records. Today, the people at Stereogum are premiering the song “Mirror” from the full-length, entitled THINGS CHANGE.

Previously, the band debuted the track “Use Your Words” along with an interview at Noisey.

The band will also be playing this year’s FEST in Gainesville, Florida as well as a few North Carolina and Virginia shows before then.

Pre-order the 12″ from Tor Johnson here or Self Aware here. Check out a new song here and their …


The Dear Hunter Frontman Casey Crescenzo To Release Debut Symphony In June

There was a time in 2013 when Casey Crescenzo, frontman for The Dear Hunter, turned to his longtime fans and supporters with a request. Though he had spent the past decade making music professionally, Crescenzo needed a little extra financial support from followers in order to make his wildest musical ambition a reality. Funds came in, thanks were given, and in the fall of 2013 Crescenzo’s first symphony was performed. Next month, that same symphony is being released on vinyl/cd/digital, and today we got all the packaging details.

Amour & Attrition will be released on June 3, with a CD/vinyl …


Lana Del Rey Reveals ‘Ultraviolence’ Cover Art, Track List, And Release Date

Bow down, bitches. The queen of pop music is back, and her new album is less than a month away from dominating your stereo.

Lana Del Rey has taken a very hands-on approach to promoting her upcoming album, Ultraviolence. Instead of relying on major press outlets to share news and updates regarding the record’s release, Lana has chosen to take charge of handling seemingly every major reveal by herself. It was she that initially shared the title, as well as the single (“West Coast”), and now she has revealed all the little details we have been waiting to see.…


G-Eazy Debuts “Let’s Get Lost,” Shares ‘These Things Happen’ Cover Art

A day after revealing the release date for his debut album, G-Eazy is back in our headlines with album details and a brand new song that you will want to have on repeat all day long.

Starting with new music, a track off These Things Happen titled “Let’s Get Lost” found its way online via Nylon this morning shortly after the album pre-orders were launched on iTunes. The song and video features frequent G collaborator Devon Baldwin, as well as the type of hypnotic production that made Must Be Nice an irresistible release in the fall of 2012, …


CityCop Announce ‘The Hope In Forgiving’ Vinyl Reissue Pre-Orders, New EP And Summer Tour

Remember high school? Ashtabula, Ohio’s CityCop most definitely do, as shown by the lyrics to “X,” the featured track in this interview the band did with Impose Magazine. The post-hardcore outfit have announced pre-orders for their vinyl reissue of 2011′s The Hope in Forgiving and Giving Up Hope on Flannel Gurl Records. The release date for the album is May 6. Flannel Gurl is also running a pre-order contest in which one winner will be selected to win a test press of Seasons and a copy of Flannel Gurl’s entire discography. Another winner will be selected to win a test …


Required Listening: Chiodos – “Why The Munsters Matter”

Along with the band’s exciting tour announcement, a second song off Chiodos‘ highly-anticipated new album has found its way online ahead of the record’s April 1 street date and it’s streaming over at AbsolutePunk along with its accompanying video.

“Why The Munsters Matter” has already become one of our favorite singles of 2014. The track finds the Craig Owens-fronted version of Chiodos channeling their Bone Palace Ballet sound into a song that questions the meaning of existence. It begins simply enough with hints of ballad-like influence, but as the song builds you realize there is much more …


The Menzingers Announce New Album; Release Video For “In Remission”

The Menzingers are back! The Menzingers are back!

When we sat down to discuss the albums we looked forward to covering in 2014, there was a lot of hope around UTG HQ that The Menzingers would eventually announce plans to release a new record. That time has finally come, and it turns out the release date for their new material is much sooner than anyone could have guessed.

Rented World will be released through Epitaph Records on April 22. The first single, titled “In Remission,” premiered on Noisey earlier today. You can stream the song, which hit the net complete …


My Chemical Romance Debut “Fake Your Death”

My Chemical Romance may be going on hiatus, but that is not stopping the alternative rock outfit from releasing one final song.

Titled “Fake Your Death,” the supposed final release from My Chemical Romance made its debut today, February 17, on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show at 7:30 PM local time (2:30 EST). The song is set to be released as part of the band’s greatest hits collection, which is scheduled for release March 25. You can stream the track below.

Those interested in preordering the final release from My Chemical Romance can do so now via iTunes. …


UTG Premiere: The Bunny The Bear – “High Tides And Swimming Conditions”

Today we are beyond excited to join The Bunny The Bear in premiering a brand new song titled “High Tides And Swimming Conditions.” It’s the first track to be released off the band’s forthcoming album, Food Chain, which is scheduled for release March 18 on Victory Records. Pre-orders are available now.

Showcasing the latest evolution of the group’s signature sing/scream delivery, “High Tides And Swimming Conditions” finds The Bunny The Bear presenting their most well-rounded sound to date. It’s in line with what fans have come to expect from the group, but there is no denying that …


The Hold Steady Announce ‘Teeth Dreams,’ Stream New Song

Four years after the release of their last album The Hold Steady have returned with a new record and a new label to call home.

Teeth Dreams is the sixth studio album from The Hold Steady, and according to a new story on RollingStone this morning the record will be released March 25 through Washington Square, a new imprint from Razor & Tie. The band’s new single, “I Hope This Whole Thing Didn’t Frighten You,” can be streamed at the end of this post.

Speaking with RS about the album, frontman Craig Finn revealed the group has their eyes set …