Foster The People Cover The Strokes’ “Machu Picchu”

Foster The People recently appeared on BBC Radio 1 and performed a cover that will not soon be forgotten.

The performance took place earlier this week in studio with the iconic British company. The song of choice? The Strokes’ “Machu Picchu.” You can stream the cover for yourself, after the jump.

When asked why the chose this song, Foster The People’s Mark Foster offered “The song title sounds like a Pokémon character. It’s a rock song we wanted to flip on its head. It’s definitely our kind of psychedelic take on this song.”

The word “psychedelic” definitely hits the nail …


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: B.o.B. ft. Bun B & Big K.R.I.T. – 5 On The Kush

We’ve known for a minute that Atlanta’s B.o.B. would be releasing a new mixtape in the near future, but today we get our first official taste of the record.

Featuring Bun B and Big K.R.I.T., “5 On The Kush” is a good vibe, party-starting track with lines delivered perfectly throughout. A much more relaxed vibe than the last couple B.o.B. tracks to surface, but definitely not a complaint in the slightest. You can stream, download, and access the track after the jump.

It’s hard to decide who rocks the mic best on this track, so why don’t you listen and …


STREAM: The Weeknd ft. Drake – The Zone (Ty Cody Dubstep Remix)

The Weeknd delivered Thursday, his second mixtape in a proposed trilogy, this time last week. We knew remixes would soon follow, but I thought we’d at least have to wait a few weeks.

We were wrong. This morning Ty Cody unleashed his dubstep remix of the Drake assisted track, “The Zone.” If you ask us, this version is actually better than the original. While we love The Weeknd’s slow burn style, this better suits the mood we feel when we listen.

Click below and enjoy.…

Trey Songz

STREAM: Trey Songz – Gucci Gucci (Trigga Mix)

There is no denying the impact Kreayshawn has had ont he music scene since her debut video “Gucci Gucci” racked up over 2 million plays in less than 2 weeks earlier this year. From Weezy to the front page of Huffington Post, everone has something to say about the San Francisco-area rapper, but few have dared to remix her, until now.

Trey Songz has released his remix of “Gucci Gucci,” which you can stream, and does a much finer job of riding the beat than any amount of swag-filled ovaries ever could. Click below and enjoy:…

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Wiz Khalifa, Curren$y & Big Sean – Proceed

Another day, another song likely about getting high, getting money, or getting women that we refer to as “bitches.” Here’s Wiz, Spitta, and Sean with “Proceed.”

STREAM: Wale ft. J. Cole – Bad Girls Club

Wale has recruited hip hop’s next obsession for his latest single and the payoff is huge. Click below to stream the J. Cole assisted track “Bad Girls Club” and be on the lookout for Cole’s full length later this fall.

Earth Crisis album stream

Earth Crisis have partnered with MetalSucks to premiere their latest album, Neutralize The Threat. Click here to stream the material in full.

If you haven’t done so already, click here to read our review of the album.…

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Cory Gunz ft. Meek Mill – YMCMB MMG

Cory Gunz lets loose a new one for fans, which also features a guest feature from MMG’s own Meek mill. Click below to stream and download “YMCMB MMG.”

Cory’s mixtape has had more than a few setbacks this year. Hopefully it will see the light of day soon.…

STREAM: Kid Cudi – Angels & Demons

A previously unreleased track from Kid Cudio has surfaced online and demands your attention. “Angels & Demons,” which was previously scheduled to appear on Man On The Moon: The End Of Day, has sat on a shelf since the song’s original demo leaked years ago, but can now be streamed right here on UTG.

Is it the best thing Cudi never released? No. Is it still better than 90% of hip hop today? Hell yes.…

STREAM: Attack Attack! – Last Breath

Attack Attack! have released one of the bonus track from their upcoming self-titled reissue. Click below to stream “Last Breath.” After you listen, give us your thoughts in your comments!


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: My Chemical Romance – “Planetary (Go!)” (DUBSTEP REMIX)

One of the catchiest songs of 2010 has just become the must-have party starter of 2011. Click below to stream and download a brand new dubstep remix of My Chemical Romance’s “Planetary (Go!).” If this doesn’t get you moving, you need to check your pulse.

Lady Antebellum announce “Own The Night”

Lady Antebellum have announced plans to release Own The Night, their third studio album, on September 13. This marks the band’s first release since winning 5 Grammy awards earlier this year. You can stream the lead single, “Just A Kiss,” below: