forBrothers World Premiere Video #1 of 3 - “Fall On Me”

posted: April 7th, 2017 by Dave Trout
forBrothers World Premiere Video #1 of 3 - “Fall On Me”

Hailing from New Jersey, the acoustic rock band forBrothers consists of two sets of brothers with tight harmonies and driving melodies.  Their most recent studio project Fool released in 2015, and UTR named their track "Making Something Right" as one of the top gourmet songs of that year.  Now they have just released a very special new version called Fool {live and acoustic} that showcases this bands exceptional skills.  We are honored that the band has chosed UTR as the place to offer the world premiere of three music videos from their "Live and Acoustic" sessions -- which we'll be releasing over the next five weeks.  The first is the song "Fall On Me" -- …

Comments (0)

Help UTR on The Choir’s Tour

posted: March 15th, 2017 by Dave Trout
Help UTR on The Choir’s Tour

We are excited to be the exclusive media sponsor of Wide Eyed Wonder Tour with legendary and Grammy-nominated band The Choir, making stops coast-to-coast in March and April 2017 - featuring a full performance of their entire iconic 1989 album.  We will have free UTR swag available at all the tour stops. We would love to have someone from the UTR community serve as our "rep" for the night -- nothing too crazy, just willing to make sure the UTR swag is set up nicely and serve as a go-to person if someone wants to know more about us. If you are already going to any of the stops and want to …

Comments (0)

Interview with Staci Frenes

posted: March 1st, 2017 by Dave Trout
Interview with Staci Frenes

Staci Frenes is an author, speaker, and singer-songwriter who has been engaging with audiences for years.  Her songs have been featured on Nashville, The Biggest Loser, America's Next Top Model, and other TV shows and movies.  Her latest release Unpathed Waters, Undreamed Shores is her career-to-date best work (available now on iTunes).  Kevin Davis of New Release Today said this about the new album: "Staci has a profound way of bringing me closer to God with her poignant words, tender singing and inspirational truths."  We recently had the chance to talk one-on-one with Staci.   UTR: Growing up, did music play an important role in your life? Staci: I’ve always loved words! When I was little I wrote …

Comments (0)

Registrations now OPEN for ETTL 2017

posted: February 22nd, 2017 by Dave Trout
Registrations now OPEN for ETTL 2017

Escape To The Lake is our favorite week of the year.  It's ... it's ... well, it's not easy to describe.  Think: concerts + laughter + deep conversations + s'mores + engaging sessions + devotions + hugs + singalongs + art + inspiration + lake breeze + no chores.  It's the biggest and best thing we do each year, and it's made better by YOU being there. ETTL SONGWRITERS' BOOTCAMP 2017 -- AUG. 2-3  [All are welcome!] $170 Bootcamp "Participant" (attending sessions) / $130 Bootcamp "Non-Participant" (enjoy the grounds early) MAIN ETTL 2017 PROGRAM -- AUG. 3-6 $330 Adult (Early Bird Rate) / $240 Child 4-11 (Early Bird Rate) / …

Comments (0)

UTR Partners with The Choir for new “Wide Eyed Wonder Tour”

posted: February 1st, 2017 by Dave Trout
UTR Partners with The Choir for new “Wide Eyed Wonder Tour”

UTR IS THE EXCLUSIVE MEDIA SPONSOR FOR THE CHOIR’S 2017 “WIDE EYED WONDER TOUR” FEBRUARY 1, 2017 – [Chicago, IL] – Legendary rock band The Choir is happy to announce that Under The Radar will serve as the exclusive media sponsor of the upcoming coast-to-coast “Wide Eyed Wonder Tour,” which begins on March 17. The tour will feature a reunion with former bass player Robin Spurs, and will see the iconic 1989 album Wide Eyed Wonder performed in its entirety. “We are thrilled to be a partner on this exciting tour,” stated Dave Trout, founder and President of UTR. “The Choir is, no doubt, a legendary band – and for decades …

Comments (0)

NEW ALBUM: “UTR’s Best Songs of 2016” - Available for Free/Tips

posted: January 30th, 2017 by Dave Trout
NEW ALBUM: “UTR’s Best Songs of 2016” - Available for Free/Tips

Under the Radar is pleased to announce the release of a new 16-track various artist album called UTR's Best Songs of 2016, available FOR FREE (or free-will tipping) at NoiseTrade.com!  This album represents some of the 50+ songs cited by the UTR Critics Panel as the Top Gourmet Songs of 2016.  We want to thank all the artists who generously donated their music for this UTR special release.  If you feel led to leave a tip, the proceeds will go directly into UTR's non-profit work. DIRECT LINK TO NOISETRADE DOWNLOAD UTR'S BEST SONGS OF 2016 TRACK LISTING (Click on the artist's name to reach their website) "Sparrow" - Branches "Wild World" - Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors "Roses" - Brettan …

Comments (0)

Jenny & Tyler Online Concert to Benefit UTR (JAN.23)

posted: January 23rd, 2017 by Dave Trout
Jenny & Tyler Online Concert to Benefit UTR (JAN.23)

We love Jenny & Tyler so much - superb musicians and fantastic people.  They are one of the most-played and most-interviewed artists in UTR's history.  We've also promoted several concerts and had them at Escape To The Lake 2015.  We are overjoyed that they are donating their time and talents to help benefit the work of Under The Radar! On Monday, January 23, J&T will be performing an online benefite concert live at 8PM CT (9PM ET).  The concert will take place on UTR's ConcertWindow Page.  [Note: best to use Chrome or Firefox - some streaming problems have occured with Safari.] The tickets are you-name-the-price, but we encourage you to think generously since it …

Comments (0)

Top Gourmet Songs of 2016

posted: January 17th, 2017 by Larry S
Top Gourmet Songs of 2016

Here are UTR's Top Gourmet Songs of 2016 as selected by our panel of critics. We are pleased to announce that Under the Radar will be posting its second podcast of 2017 featuring many of these songs soon. In addition we will be releasing our first Noisetrade album of 2017 containing a generous sampling of these stellar songs later this month.

Comments (3)

Top 11 Gourmet Albums of 2016

posted: January 6th, 2017 by Dave Trout
Top 11 Gourmet Albums of 2016

This is one of our favorite UTR traditions - to honor the best of the best music from the year gone by.  Our honors are not for popularity, sales, or radio spins - our 10-member panel of critics voted on releases that were truly creative, honest, spiritual, & artistic.  A lot of records are worthy for consideration for this list... in fact, our critics cited 62 albums total as Top 11 recommendations, but these finalists are the ones that were mentioned multiple times.  No it's not easy to make this list - especially when combining the collective feedback of 10 music connoisseurs. We are excited to present... The Top Gourmet Albums of …

Comments (25)

2016 Top Albums - Honorable Mentions

posted: January 3rd, 2017 by Dave Trout
2016 Top Albums - Honorable Mentions

Before we reveal our Top 11 Gourmet Albums of the Year, we want to shine an extra spotlight on 6 albums that *almost* made the Top 11 and truly worthy of your time and attention.

Comments (0)
Page  < 1 2 3 4 >  Last ›