signs

Darkhorse 2013

Easy Killer Records Sign Darkhorse

Rochester rock outfit Darkhorse have announced their official signing to Easy Killer Records. Congratulations to the entire band on the great news!

The band is planning to release their new album in August so be on the lookout for streams, tour dates, and more in the coming weeks. Go give them a listen now over on Facebook.

“We are beyond excited to welcome Darkhorse to the Easy Killer Records. We expect big things from these guys. Get ready for a brand new album in August 2013!”

the swellers 2012

No Sleep Records Signs The Swellers

Flint, Michigan rock outfit The Swellers have announced today that they signed to No Sleep Records. Congratulations to the entire group on this great occasion! Get ready for a brand new album from The Swellers this fall.

Watch the announcement video after the link provided and check out the short statement below from the guys.

After a year as a completely independent band, we’re excited to join forces with some good friends.

7Seconds

Rise Records Signs 7Seconds

It has been revealed that Rise Records have brought on Nevada hardcore outfit 7Seconds to the roster. Congratulations to the entire band on this great opportunity! Read the full statement from the label below and welcome 7Seconds to the team.

Get ready for new music, tours and so much more in the months to come.

RISE RECORDS is proud to announce the signing of legendary hardcore band 7Seconds to its family of artists. Forming in Reno, NV in January 1980, 7 Seconds was the originator of the West Coast Hardcore sound that influenced just about every hardcore band including; Youth

Doughboyz Cashout 2013

Young Jeezy Signs Detroit’s Own Doughboyz Cashout To CTE

Young Jeezy wanted to start the weekend off right by announcing that Detroit natives Doughboyz Cashout would be the newest edition to the Corporate Thugz Entertainment (CTE) crew.

The group took a call from CTE’s leader last night on Detroit’s WJLB 97.9 and said, “I want to congratulate them and welcome them to the CTE family. We’re about to take this over. We’re about to run the summer.”

Download the group’s latest mixtape, The Tester, right now through the jump and familiarize yourself before these guys blow up. Watch the signing video here as well.…

Seeker 2013

Victory Records Welcomes Seeker

Victory Records has announced the addition of Dallas, TX heavy metal outfit Seeker to their roster.

The group announced the signing not too long ago and stated their debut would release in the fall. Check back on Under The Gun Review soon for more details on this up-and-coming acts’ effort, touring news, and much more.

Watch the announcement video after the link provided and let us know if you are following Seeker on the web.…

Lauryn Hill 2013

Lauryn Hill Sentencing Pushed Back, Signs $1 Million Record Deal With Sony

It is no secret that Fugees alumni Lauryn Hill has been in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons this year.

She evaded paying taxes from 2005 to 2007 and is looking to spend time in jail for failing to pay an astounding $968,000. TMZ has reported that Hill’s sentencing date has been pushed back until May 6.

On a more positive note, Lauryn Hill has signed a $1 million record deal with Sony and is planning to take out a $650,000 loan to help pay for the tax debts. Hopefully this will be the turn around the hip-hop icon …

In Between 2013

In Between Signs To No Sleep Records

No Sleep Records have just announced their latest signing today, and it was none other than Baltimore, MD’s In Between.

The band plans on releasing their recently recorded full length debut through the label later this year.

Make sure to head over to their Facebook and Twitter pages to give this truly pop-punk band the attention they deserve, and follow the jump to hear a Bandcamp stream of their Toxic Pop Records/PhotoBooth Records released EP, So Steady.…

Vinny Cha$e 2013

Vinny Cha$e Signs With Epic Records

Harlem native Vinny Cha$e has finally decided to place his career in the hands of Epic Records.

If you look to your left you can see Cha$e pictured with label head LA Reid. Be sure to follow the rapper on Twitter to learn of his upcoming shows, album news, and much more. Under The Gun cannot wait to hear new material from Vinny Cha$e in the coming months.…

We Still Dream

We Still Dream Signs To Anchor Eighty Four Records

Monday sure seems to be a good day for signing announcements, doesn’t it? Jacksonville, FL’s We Still Dream have just announced their signing onto Anchor Eighty Four Records.

The label has plans to put out an album with the pop-punk band later this summer, but further details remain unknown. Be sure to follow the jump for a stream of the band’s music video for “Endless”, one of the tracks off of their latest EP, Therapy.…

Caleb Shomo 2013

Caleb Shomo Signs With The Artery Foundation

Former Attack Attack! frontman Caleb Shomo announced today that he has signed on with The Artery Foundation. Congratulations to Shomo on this special event!

Be sure to read the message from The Artery Foundation below and watch out for more information on his projects Class/Beartooth in the near future. Check out a new stream of “Set Me On Fire” through the link provided!

“The Artery Foundation are please to announce the representation of Caleb Shomo and his various projects. Previously serving as the frontman for Attack Attack! who sold 300,000 records in 3 three years, Caleb has since

Filter 2013

Filter Sign With Wind-Up Records

90′s rock outfit Filter have announced that they signed onto Wind-Up Records. Congratulations to the entire band on signing.

They are currently preparing a new album in Los Angeles at Blue Room studio’s, with producer Bob Marlette (Black Sabbath, Shinedown). Recording with Filter in-studio are drummers Jeff Friedl (A Perfect Circle) and Elias Mallin (Kill Hannah), along with bassist Phil Buckman. Filter’s lead single from the unnamed effort will impact radio in March and album following a release this May.

Wind-up Records President Ed Vetri stated, “We’re thrilled to welcome Richard Patrick and Filter into the Wind-up family. This is …

Haim 2012

Haim Signs With Columbia Records; Release “Don’t Save Me” Video

Los Angeles indie rockers Haim announced today that they have signed to Columbia Records. Congratulations to the entire band on this excellent opportunity!

Along with this great news, Haim released their music video for the new single “Don’t Save Me”. Expect this song to land on their full-length label debut in Spring 2013. Purchase “Don’t Save Me” over on iTunes now.

If you are enjoying Haim after watching their video for “Don’t Save Me” head through the link provided to check out their Forever EP, that was released in October.…