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Sad News: ‘The Conjuring 2′ Moves To 2016

James Wan, director of The Conjuring, seems to have too much on his plate for the foreseeable future because of post-production on Fast & Furious 7. Moving from Oct. 25, 2015 to an undisclosed time in 2016, The Conjuring 2 has now been replaced by an untitled horror film produced by New Line. Annabelle, the spinoff based upon a doll from The Conjuring, has now made $166 million dollars worldwide on a $6.5 million dollar budget, cementing the importance of the franchise to its financiers.

For now, we all have to wait on bated breath to …

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Sleater-Kinney Announce Reunion Album and World Tour, Share New Single

Following the surprise release of a new song over the weekend, Sleater-Kinney have confirmed plans to reunite in all the best possible ways.

This morning, reps for Sleater-Kinney confirmed the band has not only reunited for the release of a new album, but that they will also spend a good portion of 2015 touring the globe. This will be the group’s first public appearance together since they last toured in 2006, with the exception of their brief 2013 reunion on stage during a Pearl Jam concert. We will talk about the album and tour in detail soon, but first we …

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Eminem Reveals Album Artwork And Release Date For ‘Shady XV’

Eminem recently announced that in celebration of the fifteenth anniversary of his Slim Shady LP he will release Shady XV. No additional details were provided at the time of the initial announcement, but now the rapper has revealed the artwork and release date of his new album.

Shady XV will hit stores November 24, and the artwork can be seen via a short Instagram video below the jump.

The LP will consist of a two-disc set with one disc containing a tracklist of greatest hits and the second with all new music by Eminem, Yelawolf and more. Be sure …

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Bobby Shmurda Announces ‘Shmurda She Wrote’ EP

You’ve got to hand it to Bobby Shmurda for embracing the numerous puns his name is able to create. If nothing else, at least he has a sense of humor.

Now that the heat from “Hot Nigga” has begun to die down, Epic Records is looking to make back their Bobby Shmurda investment money with the release of the young emcee’s Shmurda She Wrote EP on November 10. The five-track digital release will be the rapper’s first since signing with the label earlier this year. You can view the artwork and track list at the end of this …

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‘Punk Goes Pop Vol. 6′ Set For November 17 Release, Track List Revealed

Fearless Records has unveiled plans to release the sixth installment of their popular Punk Goes Pop compilation series on November 17, 2014. The track list is incredible, and lucky for you we have the entire thing right here on UTG.

Jarrod Alonge has built quite a following on YouTube for his humorous views on the alternative music scene, and earlier today Fearless turned to the video superstar to share the official Punk Goes Pop 6 announcement. The video, which you can view below, finds Jarrod sharing the track listing with the members of his band while telling them that they …

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Dave Bautista Cast As A Villain In Sam Mendes’ Upcoming James Bond Film

Guardians of the Galaxy solidified Chris Pratt as Hollywood’s next big leading man, but it also helped the careers of seemingly everyone else connected to James Gunn‘s box office dominating Marvel release as well. The most surprising of the bunch is Dave Bautista, who’s mostly only known in the professional wrestling world until he took the scene-stealing role of Drax the Destroyer. He won over movie audiences worldwide and now, according to Latino Review, he’ll put that newfound love to the test by portraying a villain in Sam Mendes’ upcoming James Bond film.

According to the popular …

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Stolas Push Back ‘Allomaternal’ Album Release

Yesterday, fans received some unfortunate news from progressive hardcore band Stolas, who are currently on the tail end of the Blue Swan Records Tour in support of Hail The Sun. According to unknown issues, perhaps well beyond the band’s control, the group has been forced to push back the release of their upcoming sophomore album, Allomaternal.

Originally scheduled for release on October 15, the band has announced via Facebook that the new release date will be over 3 weeks later, on November 7.

As a consolation prize, the band also announced that they would be releasing a new …

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Mod Sun Forms Alliance With Rostrum Records, Releases “1970″ Music Video

After several months spent working on his debut album, Mod Sun has broke his public silence with a series of major news announcements.

The man behind hippie-hop revealed to fans this week that he has formed an alliance with the good people at Rostrum Records. This is different than a record deal, but will include music distribution in hopes of helping expand Mod’s unique brand of music. His debut album, which is currently untitled, is expected to be released in early 2015.

“Rostrum thinks the same way I speak on these songs and they know what it’s like to go …

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First ‘Tomorrowland’ Trailer Teases A World Where Anything Is Possible

There was a time when Tomorrowland was thought to be the big holiday release of the Christmas 2014 season. That time came and went however, and now the latest film from Brad Bird has been pushed to May 2015. That’s a bit further away than we originally hoped for, but luckily the house that Mickey Mouse built has already released the film’s first teaser trailer.

Set in a place that appears to be the not too distant future, Tomorrowland tells the story of a young girl and a disillusioned older man who stumble upon a mysterious place located somewhere in …

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New ‘Theory Of Everything’ Trailer Is Absolutely Gorgeous

Following its critically acclaimed premiere last month, James Marsh‘s The Theory of Everything has received a gorgeous new trailer that will leave you impatiently awaiting the film’s November 7 release.

Focus Features seems to be fully aware of the fact their Stephen Hawking film will be a magnet for nominations when awards season rolls around, and their latest promotional effort to make audiences believe in Eddie Redmayne is entertaining with just enough heartache to hook your wallet. The new trailer features new footage, as well as most of the initial teaser. Redmayne stars as Stephen Hawking, tracing his journey from …

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‘Crouching Tiger’ Sequel to Hit Netflix and IMAX On The Same Day

This is what we call a ‘game changer’ in the entertainment industry. Netflix has been eyeing first-run films for a very long time, and in the near future they will make that dream a reality.

Netflix and The Weinstein Co. have signed a deal to release the sequel to Ang Lee’s beloved Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon simultaneously on Netflix and in select IMAX theaters around the world. The film, which is titled Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend, will be released on August 28, 2015.

“The moviegoing experience is evolving quickly and profoundly, and Netflix is unquestionably …

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First ‘Inherent Vice’ Trailer Showcases A Surefire Oscar Contender With An All-Star Cast

The first trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson’s adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice has found its way online ahead of the film’s winter release.

Opening with a bit of narration from Joanna Newsom that helps set up the plot of the film, as well as the tone of the story, the first trailer for Inherent Vice in briefly enticing before becoming borderline crazy. Once the basic premise has been revealed, viewers are given dozens of brief glimpses at the film, including shots of the A-list cast that helps bring it to life. You will probably walk away a little confused, …