Posts Tagged ‘summer’


CHVRCHES Announce Summer Tour Dates

The ever hard working electro-pop trio CHVRCHES always seem to be on the road, but in case you are a fool like me and have yet to see them live, us Americans have another chance.

Hitting up much of the U.S. before hooking up with some summer festivals, the band will be crossing the U.S. through the months of April, May, and June. Supporting their stellar debut release The Bones of What You Believe, the band has been a staple in current electronic music. Featuring sounds from veteran-ed Scottish musicians, as well as lush melodies, the band has been …

Common GRound Festival

Brand New, Circa Survive, The Hold Steady, Say Anything to Play Common Ground Festival

Some lineups seem unreal. Common Ground Festival is one of them.

In its 15th year, the festival boasts an incredible lineup this summer that includes Brand New, Circa Survive, The Hold Steady, Say Anything, The Front Bottoms, and Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band. Other featured artists include 311, Justin Moore, and David Nail.

Common Ground Festival takes place July 8-13 in Lansing, Michigan on the Adado Riverfront Park. General admission tickets start at $89.50 (or a whopping $40.00 if you’re under 10-years-old). Pre-order tickets and see more details at the festival’s website.…


Brand New Announce Summer Tour Dates

Ladies and gentlemen, get ready at your keyboards. Brand New are going to be hitting up a handful of US cities this summer for what looks like a short tour and presale tickets go live in an hour.

As usual, Brand New are offering a special ticket presale through Ducat King that starts today at 12pm EST. Click here to head to the site to order links. Don’t forget that they will also be playing at Boston Calling in late May as well.

See the list of dates below:…

Real Friends

MUSIC VIDEO: Real Friends – “Late Nights In My Car”

Chicago-based pop-punk band Real Friends recently released a new music video for their song, “Late Nights In My Car.” The video is a compilation of clips from Real Friends’ recent journey on the Vans Warped Tour this past Summer, and while this video isn’t a new concept, you do get to see some of the band’s personality and what their Summer was like through their perspective.

“Late Nights In My Car” is the first track on Real Friends’ latest release, Put Yourself Back Together, which came out this past June.

Check out the new video for “Late Nights In My …


UTG LIST: Back To School

Well, it’s that time of the year again…

By the time this is read, millions of students will have faced the end of summer vacation and made their return to school where they’ll remain for the greater part of the next year. With that comes a lot of feelings ranging from peacefulness to frustration, and anywhere else in between. As always, the UTG staff has you covered with a wide variety of tracks that come to mind when we think of this exciting and busy time of the year.

Check out our staff list after the jump and let us …


ALBUM STREAM: A Great Big Pile Of Leaves – ‘You’re Always On My Mind’

A Great Big Pile Of Leaves have their whole new album, You’re Always On My Mind, streaming via WNYC’s Soundcheck. The album, due out on July 2, will be released on Topshelf Records and can be pre-ordered here. Listen to the album after the jump!

The album, full of jammy guitar sounds and smooth strumming, math rock structure is a solid summer release in the Great Big (swimming) Pool Of LPs released so far in 2013. AGBPOL are currently on tour with The Front Bottoms and will be heading out for a few dates on their own …

P.O.S. 2013

P.O.S. Announces US Tour Dates

Rhymesayers Entertainment / Doomtree Records artist P.O.S. took to the internet this afternoon to release seven touring dates in the United States.

The first date starts off in Colorado later this month, moves West to California, and then heads across the country to Wisconsin. View the official itinerary for the announced US dates through the jump.

Are you excited to see P.O.S. when he comes through your city? Let Under The Gun Review know by simply commenting.…


Carousel Kings and Half Hearted Hero Announce Tour

Pop punk fans, rejoice! Two of the best up and coming acts working the scene today have announced a tour.

Breaking over the weekend, Carousel Kings and Half Hearted Hero will be embarking on a Summer tour starting June 20 in Staten Island, New York. The run will last ten days and take the groups from the East Coast, to Canada, and back to the states for a run in the midwest with stops already planned in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, and beyond. You can view the full routing at the end of this post.

We do not say this nearly …


Baroness Announce Summer Tour With Royal Thunder

Georgia’s own Baroness announced today that they will be traveling on tour, in August, with Royal Thunder.

The group was involved in a very terrible bus accident at the beginning of the year and are all thankfully alive and well. After much decision-making, Allen Blickle and Matt Maggioni announced their departure from the group in March and recruited bassist Nick Jost and drummer Sebastian Thomson to fill in on the tour.

Please head through the link provided to view the entire tour scheduling for Baroness and Royal Thunder.…

letlive 2013

New Album From letlive. Coming This Summer

Los Angeles, CA rockers letlive. have announced that their new yet-to-be-titled album will be coming this summer through Epitaph Records.

The only piece of information Under The Gun Review has to offer is the picture of the band’s confirmation but be aware that more details will be revealed soon. Check out the poster through the jump and let us know if you cannot wait to get your hands on new letlive. material!…

rise records

Dangerkids Sign To Rise Records

Ohio natives and UTG-featured outfit Dangerkids have announced today that they are officially part of the Rise Records family. Congratulations to every single person in the band on this accomplishment.

They will be putting out their debut full-length this summer so get ready for more updates right here. Check out the message from the group’s own Tyler Smyth below and welcome the Dangerkids by commenting on this thread.

“Unbelievably excited to announce @wearedangerkids is a part of the @riserecords family!! This is only the beginning ”


Japandroids Announce Summer Tour Dates With The Gaslight Anthem, Cloud Nothings, And A Place To Bury Strangers

Garage rock duo Japandroids just announced a string of dates that’ll take them from the vernal equinox to through the June solstice. For those who need to bone up on your astronomical terminology, it means the group will be jangling, banging, and wailing out their particular brand of rock all this spring and for a bit of this summer.

They’re not going it along either. Depending on the date, they’ll be joined by one of the following three like-minded acts: Cloud Nothings, The Gaslight Anthem, and A Place To Bury Strangers. Sounds like a blast.

Check out …