Ben Affleck Batman

Ben Affleck Will Direct, Star In and Co-Write New ‘Batman’ Film

The Warner Bros. panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2015 hasn’t even started yet, but already one of the biggest announcements of the entire weekend has made its way to the general public.

According to several sources, including SlashFilm and Deadline

The Acacia Strain

The Acacia Strain Writing LP #7

According to a recent status update by Rise Records, the deathcore heavyweights known as The Acacia Strain have been toiling away through the writing process in hopes of releasing a follow-up to their 2013 EP, Above/Below.

Will Putney …


The Gaslight Anthem To Release New Album In 2014

Still flying high off their critically praised 2012 major label debut, Handwritten, The Gaslight Anthem have just announced that they have been writing music for a new album that will likely be released at some point in 2014.

The …

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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 …


Tool Working On First Album Since 2006

The notorious Los Angeles progressive metal band Tool confirmed yesterday that they will soon be getting back to work writing and arranging songs for the band’s upcoming record.

The band has just returned from Japan, where they played Ozzfest 2013


Aiden Begin Writing, Planning New (Final?) Album For 2014

Earlier this year, UTG sat down with William Control to discuss a number of things, including the fate of his punk band Aiden. At that point, Aiden had not been heard from in months, and it was clear from …

Taking Back Sunday

Taking Back Sunday To Start Writing Again In “Secret Mountain House”

Hey, seclusion worked for Bon Iver.

Absolute Punk reports that Taking Back Sunday are riding off to an undisclosed location to start writing some new material.

The band tweeted yesterday that they were en route to a “secret mountain …


UTG INTERVIEW: William Control

There are a select few in this alternative music community who truly spend every waking second trying to develop fresh ideas to share with curious ears. Sometimes their efforts fail, sure, but in our book a disastrous experiment is better …

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The Swellers Writing For Fourth Album

Michigan natives The Swellers have updated their fan base with news that they are currently writing their fourth full-length album. Read a special message from Jono and the guys below and let UTG know how excited you are to hear …

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Rocky Loves Emily Already Working On New Record

Rocky Loves Emily just came out with Secrets Don’t Make Friends in 2012, and have already begun to work on their follow up album. In the middle of an emotional post, vocalist Brandon Ellis said on Facebook “We are

You Me At Six 2012

You Me At Six Are Writing New Music

You Me At Six frontman Josh Franceschi has announced via Twitter that the group has started writing new music. This music will follow-up their album Sinners Never Sleep, which hit shelves in January of this year. Read the short …


Patrick Stump Squashes FOB Rumor

Between this and the hiatus of Scissor Sisters, today is off to a rough start.

Yesterday, the blogosphere went nuts over Keltie Colleen letting the cat out of the bag that she knew “FOB were working on new

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