Jonas Brothers Deactivate Twitter Account Amidst Break Up Rumors, Teens Worldwide Get Nervous

It looks like the end is indeed on the horizon for The Jonas Brothers.

Following news last week that the JoBros were canceling their entire North American tour just days ahead of its scheduled start date citing a ‘deep rift‘ in the band, it looks like the band’s official Twitter account has been deactivated. No official statement has been released, nor have any of the brothers spoken out on their personal social media account, but press around the globe are beginning to report the end of the group.

It’s worth noting that earlier this year things seemed to …

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Jonny Craig, Kyle Lucas And Aaron Melzer (Secrets) Claiming They Were Jumped In Florida

Secrets are currently on the Souls On Fire tour along with Jonny Craig and a number of other bands. Their latest performance was in St Petersburg, Florida, and according to some tweets they ran into trouble along the way. Aaron Melzer of Secrets, Jonny Craig and Kyle Lucas are all claiming that they were jumped tonight in Florida.

It’s not clear what happened, and a couple of tweets mention VersaEmerge, but there’s no evidence of anyone associated with that act being involved yet. You can find the series of tweets below the jump. We will be reaching out to the …


UTG CONTEST: Win a Copy of ‘Resolution’ on Blu-ray Combo Pack

If you’re a regular reader here on UTG, you may recall our praises of the indie horror film, Resolution, or our interview with its directors, Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson, where we claimed Resolution to be “one of the most legitimately creepy and intense horror genre films we’ve seen in some time. Without any over the top visual effects and a unique twist on the supernatural theme, the sense of reality and terror in the film has certainly resonated with us and the film’s ending has led to some conversations amongst us that have seen it.”

The film was …

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Thomas Erak (Chiodos, ex-The Fall Of Troy) Teases Big Announcement

Thomas Erak is currently the guitarist in Chiodos, and used to be the vocalist/guitarist of The Fall Of Troy. Thomas took to Twitter and hinted that an announcement would be coming up in the next couple of days, and his tweet has fans everywhere falling over themselves trying to figure out what the announcement might be about. Some fans believe the news might have to do with The Fall Of Troy, as none of the other members of Chiodos have hinted at any upcoming announcements.

You can see what he said below, as well as check out some …

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Pusha T Reignites Beef With Lil Wayne Via Twitter, Jae Millz Responds

Pusha T and Lil Wayne have had a beef with each other over the last few years or so, and they aren’t afraid to talk smack about each other publicly. Hours after Lil Wayne’s Dedication 5 dropped, Pusha T tweeted I think it’s safe to say, you really lost it…, apparently meant for Lil Wayne. Instead of Lil Wayne firing back at Pusha T, Jae Millz went after him on Twitter, in a very long string of tweets. You can read both men’s tweets by taking a look below the jump.

Pusha T will be releasing My Name Is

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Kellin Quinn Calls Critics Out On Twitter

There has been a lot of debate over the $80 package Sleeping With Sirens offered for their tour. Some fans loved it, while a lot of other people hated the idea of a fan paying $80 for a one on one with Kellin and a polaroid (among a few other perks). One of the people who spoke out was Bring Me The Horizon‘s Oli Sykes. Kellin decided to take a little bit of time to respond to some of the criticism he’s received over the last few weeks and mentions Oli Sykes a couple of times. Check below for …

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The Maine Tweet They “Owe It To You” Not To Sell VIP Packages

A fan tweeted The Maine asking them if they were planning selling VIP tickets on their upcoming tour. Considering the fan asked if they would be selling “$80 polaroids,” they were likely referencing the VIP package that was announced by Sleeping With Sirens which has been quite the hot topic over the last week or so. The Maine promptly responded and stated that they owe it to their fans not to charge for VIP tickets, and that they will hang out after the show to say hi. You can read those tweets by taking a look below the jump.

The …


Death Cab for Cutie Officially Writing New Music

Earlier this afternoon, Ben Gibbard, lead-vocalist of the veteran indie foursome Death Cab for Cutie, announced via Twitter that the band is currently writing new material.

The tweet itself, which has since been retweeted over 160 times and favorited by 253 individuals, was a direct response to one of the group’s followers, who publicly yearned for new music:

Though no further details have been released as of …


Gonzo Releasing New EP This Tuesday

Christofer Drew is a very busy guy. He released a full length album with Never Shout Never last year, is releasing another one this year, released some music with his side project, Gonzo, and is now poised to released another EP with Gonzo. He tweeted earlier that Gonzo will be releasing their new four track EP this Tuesday. You can read Christofer’s tweets by taking a look below the jump.

Additionally, he announced that his second side project, Eatmewhileimhot, also has some music in the works, and they’ve changed their name to Eatmeraw. You can read that tweet …

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Taking Back Sunday Are Back In The Studio

Exciting news came down today from Long Island rockers, Taking Back Sunday. Back in February, we discovered that the band was writing new material in a “secret mountain house.” Today, the band tweeted that they’re back in the studio and have begun working on the follow-up to their 2011 self-titled album.

This marks the sixth studio album by the band, and the third to include all founding members. Guitarist and vocalist, John Nolan, and bassist, Shaun Cooper, parted ways with the band after their breakthrough 2002 album, Tell All Your Friends. It wasn’t until 2010 when the …

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Geoff Rickly Tweets About Being Robbed At Gunpoint

Apparently Geoff Rickly was robbed at gunpoint last night in New York. His phone and money were taken from him, but other than that he came out unscathed. You can read a tweet about the incident from Geoff by taking a look below the jump.

He recently self released a mixtape, which is available on Bandcamp for free. If you’d like, you can also pay a small donation to download the mixtape as well, which is something I always recommend!


Issues Part Ways With Their Drummer

In a series of tweets from Case Snedecor, the drummer of Issues, he has announced that he will no longer be a part of the band. There’s no clear indication as to why he’s departing at this time, but it seems as though he and/or the band will be releasing a statement on the subject. Until then, you can take a look below the jump for some tweets from Case and Issues.

Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for any upcoming announcements on the subject, and we will let you all know as soon as we have more …