SXSW 2015: A Survival Guide

In preparation of this year’s South By Southwest (SXSW), the music industry’s most epic and grueling music festival, I felt inclined to make a list of advice and suggestions that I wish someone had told me in 2009, as I …


Leon Bridges Is About To Become Your New Favorite Soul Artist

The greatest moments in life are those that catch you completely off guard. Be they big or small, it’s the unexpected occurrences and chance encounters that keep life exciting, and earlier this week I stumbled across someone who has quickly …

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REVIEW: Fit For A King – ‘Slave To Nothing’

Artist: Fit For A King
Album: Slave To Nothing
Genre: Metalcore
Label: Solid State Records

If any band had the year of their lives in 2013, the honor would most likely go to Texan metalcore outfit, Fit For A King


Joyce Manor Clash With Concertgoer Over Stage Dives In Houston (VIDEO)

Joyce Manor have been making a lot of headlines this week for essentially taking a stance against the proliferation of stage dives, especially at shows where they happen to be performing. These headlines apparently did not reach every concertgoer in …

Mineral Lost Thousands of Dollars When Van Was Broken Into Last Night

This fall, Mineral have been touring around North America, making people’s dreams come true by playing live for the first time in 17 years. The long-defunct Texas emo act are responsible for the rise of so many modern bands like …

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Abigail Breslin Gets Wild In Magic Man’s Newest Music Video

A few months back, Boston’s Magic Man graced us with their major label debut, Before The Waves, a lush arrangement of driving synth-pop ditties that proved to be a more than fitting summer soundtrack. Late last week, the toe-tapping …


Upon A Burning Body’s Vocalist Reported Missing [Updated]

San Antonio, Texas, deathcore outfit Upon A Burning Body have posted an alarming message on their Facebook to inform fans that the group’s front-man, Danny Leal, has been reported missing. According to the post, Leal was last seen in San …

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UTG @ SXSW 2014: The 5 Must-See Showcases

Ahhh. It’s already that time of year again. Time to thaw from the freezing cold of winter, prepare for the Austin sunshine, and head out for another jam-packed year at SXSW. The mecca of music discovery, SXSW is gearing …


Tool Add Dates To US Tour

Tool have significantly expanded their previously announced plans to embark on a US tour beginning in March 2014.

This morning, a new series of Tool tour dates found their way online. The dates are still primarily on the west coast, …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Fit For A King – “Keep Me Alive”

Solid State Records’ Fit For A King have released visuals for “Keep Me Alive,” a brand new cut that will be featured on the re-release of the group’s debut record, Descendants. It is fitting that the track will be …

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LISTEN: Fit For A King – “Ancient Waters” (Remastered)

Texan metalcore outfit Fit For A King have made it a point this year to tease an announcement concerning the re-release of their debut record, Descendants. After months of waiting, the first taste of the project is finally here, and …


TEXAS: We Are Sponsoring South By So What This Month

If you follow UTG on Twitter you know we have been working hard on a big announcement involving the great state of Texas. The time has come to unveil that news, and we hope to see all of your smiling …

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