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Surfer Blood Release New Music Video

In the new music video for “Say Yes To Me,” Florida indie/alternative rock band Surfer Blood find themselves on an involuntary acid trip at a local diner. The band members eat some oddly-colored ketchup and end up encountering the grip reaper, who offers them hugs instead of damnation. It’s a quirky, strange video that is definitely worth a watch, and you can check it out after the break.

The song comes from Surfer Blood’s second album, Pythons, which was released last summer on Sire Records. Unfortunately, the band was was recently dropped from Sire, but they are carrying on, …

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TWITTER CONTEST: The Ready Set / Outasight In Allston, MA

Under The Gun is ecstatic to announce we have teamed up with Warner Music Group to give away a pair of tickets to see Decaydance/Sire artist The Ready Set and Warner artist Outasight perform on February 15 (Friday) at the Brighton Music Hall in Allston, MA.

The first step will be to start following @UTGReview on Twitter and then post a tweet mentioning the website. This update should read “TWITTER CONTEST: The Ready Set / Outasight”. If the message does not ready exactly like this we will not consider your entry. The Ready Set and Outasight are currently on a …

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Andrew McMahon Retiring “Jack’s Mannequin”

Andrew McMahon has decided to retire the “Jack’s Mannequin” moniker after eight years and three albums. McMahon, who started the project  in 2004 after the demise of his former band, Something Corporate, has been hinting in recent months that he wanted to start writing music under his own name. “Jack’s Mannequin” has always been an alter-ego of sorts for the piano man. Jack’s Mannequin released their third, and final, album, People and Things, last year via Sire Records.

Take the jump to read what McMahon had to say in two separate blog posts, along with a video he posted.…

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MUSIC VIDEO: Jack’s Mannequin – Release Me

Jack’s Mannequin have released their new music video for the song “Release Me.”

Andrew McMahon plays the rockstar in this mostly animated video, where he is dealing with the same occurrences every single day. There is only so much one person can accomplish and he just wants to breakoff of his duties and be free.

Pick up People And Things right now through Sire Records. We hope you you enjoyed the song and video.…

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UTG PHOTOS – DOUBLE FEATURE!: World War III Tour (11/09/2011)

For the first time in UTG history, two staff photographers had the chance to attend the same concert date: November 9, 2011, at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. Take a deep breath and brace yourself as we express our thoughts and reveal photos of D.R.U.G.S., We Came As Romans, Boregore, Asking Alexandria, and Hollywood Undead.…

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MUSIC VIDEO: The Ready Set – Hollywood Dream

The Ready Set have released their cartoon-based music video for the single “Hollywood Dream” and can be viewed right here on UTG.

The video is pretty funny, due to a lack of drawing skills, so check it out.

If you like what you hear please be sure to pick up the forthcoming Feel Good Now EP, that drops on October 11 via Sire Records.…

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STREAM: Jack’s Mannequin – Hostage

A new Jack’s Mannequin track entitled “Hostage” is currently streaming online.

The song is from their third studio album People and Things which is set to release October 4 through Sire Records. You can check out the track after the jump and be sure to let us know your thoughts.…

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Jack’s Mannequin unveils album trailer

Jack’s Mannequin have unveiled the official trailer for their upcoming release, People And Things, that hits stores on October 4 via Sire Records.

Head here to watch and let us know if you are as excited as we are!

Pre-order People And Things by clicking right here.…

Against Me! parts with Warner Bros. Records

Against Me! has left Warner Bros. Records, you can read a statement from Tom Gabel after the link.

Never Shout Never Tour

Having finished up a sold-out headlining stint on the 2010 AP Tour, Never Shout Never hits the road this Friday, June 25th, for this year’s Vans Warped Tour. Dates after the jump.

The Ready Set Announce Details for Debut Album

also appearing at the Bamboozle Roadshow

Review: Foxy Shazam – Foxy Shazam

….don’t sleep on this, you’ll regret it.