Posts Tagged ‘unsigned’


Let The Analog Affair Kickstart Your Weekend With “Take Me Home”

The digital age is a crazy cool time for music for a number of reasons, including the ability for musicians separated by hundreds, if not thousands of miles to collaborate on projects that the entire world can enjoy. This is one of those projects.

Evan Baker and Cody Moser are the two creative minds behind The Analog Affair, a fast-rising electronic outfit with a wide range of influences from the worlds of rock and pop. Their sound brings to mind the kind of cutesy indie meets summertime electronica fodder you would expect Pitchfork to flip over, with a subtle sentimentality …

Rebel Revive

REVIEW: Jamie’s Elsewhere – ‘Rebel/Revive’

Artist: Jamie’s Elsewhere
Album: Rebel/Revive
Genre: Post-hardcore
Label: Unsigned

​Jamie’s Elsewhere have had some dramatic changes in their sound over the years. ​They’ve yet to release two full-length studio albums in a row with the same frontman so it’s been an interesting ride for fans who’ve been there since the beginning. After they left Victory Records their future seemed uncertain, but after some silence they recruited a new vocalist and promised more music. It didn’t take long for them to start teasing new music, and what was released seemed promising.

Considering the group has had different frontmen for their albums, …

Standing On Satellites

LYRIC VIDEO: Standing On Satellites – “Baring Bones” Feat. Michael Swank

Standing On Satellites are an unsigned five piece metalcore outfit based out of Portland, Oregon. They recently premiered their debut single, and it may be one worth giving a listen if you’re interested in that genre of music. The song is titled “Baring Bones,” and it features guest vocals by Michael Swank, of Myka, Relocate. You can give the song a listen below the jump.

I imagine this won’t be the last time we hear from these guys, so be sure to keep an eye out for them in the future. If you’d like to stay up to speed …

Sea Swallowed Us Whole

LYRIC VIDEO: Sea Swallowed Us Whole – “Alive”

If you’re in need of some new music to check out, then take a minute to see what a post hardcore band named Sea Swallowed Us Whole have been up to. They are a four piece group based out of Orem, Utah, and they’re quickly making a name for themselves in their local scene. The band has premiered a lyric video for their brand new single, “Alive,” and it’s worth checking out. You can give it a listen by taking a look below the jump.

“Alive” is a single that will be featured on the band’s forthcoming, yet to be …


MUSIC VIDEO: Loyalist – “Taken From”

Loyalist are an unsigned five piece metalcore outfit based out of Ontario, Canada. The band has been together since 2012 and in that time they’ve released an EP and shared the stage with a number of well known acts. The band just premiered the music video for a brand new single, titled “Taken From.” Watch the video below the jump.

The band’s Train Tracks EP, which was released only a year ago, is available to download for free via their Bandcamp page. If you’d like to pick up this specific song as well, it’s available to be purchased for $1.…

In Waves

In Waves Unleash New Single, “Between Men And Lions”

In Waves are an alternative/ambient rock outfit based out of Burlington, North Carolina. The group has been together since 2011, and in that time they’ve released numerous singles. They’ve now added yet another song to their repertoire, and it’s titled “Between Men And Lions.” Take a listen to it below the break.

If you’re a fan of bands like Hands Like Houses then this is a group for you. Though they have some great songs out already, “Between Men And Lions” has to be their best to date. If you like it, you can pick it up on iTunes.…

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Shapes & Colors Launch A “$10 Campaign” To Help Pay To Record With Aaron Sprinkle

There are only a handful of “big” producers in the alternative music scene, and Aaron Sprinkle is one of them. He’s worked with artists like Emery, The Almost, Anberlin, Relient K and many, many more. A small up and coming alternative rock outfit by the name of Shapes & Colors happily announced today that they will be recording their forthcoming EP with Sprinkle. This is a great opportunity for them to get something out there that’s produced by a professional, and with that comes a bigger bill. Because of this, the band has launched an Indiegogo campaign dubbed the “$10 …


MUSIC VIDEO: Sirena – “Hollow”

Sirena have slowly gained momentum in the post hardcore scene since their inception, and it seems like they continue to keep making their way forward. The band has released some great singles so far, and now they’ve premiered the music video for yet another brand new single. The song is titled “Hollow,” and the video is available to watch below the jump.

“Hollow” packs a heavy punch, and should satisfy your need to hear some killer unclean vocals for the day. The unclean vocalist has a great range and delivers his growls as well as the best of them. It’s …

Reach The Sky

Watch Reach The Sky’s Music Video For “Another Me”

Lately it seems that there has been an influx in talented post hardcore/metalcore bands pouring out of Europe and the UK. I find myself liking more and more bands from our neighbors to the east, and I’m certainly not unhappy about it. One group that’s carving a path for themselves is the five piece Germany-based outfit known as Reach The Sky. Yesterday they premiered their very first music video, and it’s for the single “Another Me.” You can watch that video by taking a look below the jump.

Reach The Sky could easily fit in with some of the other …

Luna Amante

EXCLUSIVE: Stream Elenora’s Debut Album, ‘ Luna Amante’

Elenora are an up and coming post hardcore outfit based out of Oregon. The group recently made waves by premiering the single off their upcoming album, Luna Amante. The song was a hit, and their fans couldn’t wait to hear what else they had in store.

We are happy to be the first to stream Luna Amante in its entirety on behalf of the band. You can listen to all twelve tracks by taking a look below the jump.

If you haven’t had the chance to check out Elenora yet, then now is a great opportunity. They also have …

Mime Game

UTG INTERVIEW: Mime Game Discuss the Past and the Future

Contrary to what you may believe, Kansas City has quite a lot going for it. One of the latest acts to transition into making a name off of national-level touring would be Mime Game. After releasing their 2013 EP, Do Your Work, and having a stellar string of performances at SXSW, the group has now returned home to dive into the writing process of what will become their debut full-length release.

UTG recently had a chat with Mime Game’s frontman Dillon DeVoe about his band’s adventures at SXSW, his personal experience of recording with a newly sober perspective, …

Exiting The Fall

MUSIC VIDEO: Exiting The Fall – “Kingdom”

Exiting The Fall are an unsigned five-piece post hardcore outfit from Boston, Massachusetts. The band ties their life experiences and their faith together to craft music that’s full of meaningful messages. Last year they released their full-length album, titled Windchaser. This weekend the group premiered the music video for one of the singles off the album, which is titled “Kingdom.” Take a few minutes to check it out below the jump.

“Kingdom” is one of my personal songs on the album, and if you like what you hear I recommend giving the rest of the tracks on Windchaser a …