This is my only comment on “the tragedy of mental illness” and the passing of Chester Bennington of Linkin Park. Read below
THE MOST RECENT
July 20, 2017
To Speak of Wolves have been around for ten years and have now released 3 albums on Solid State Records. They are the pure definition of a sleeper band. Those who know them await every release because they know they’ve found a top quality metal band. Continued →
Check out this rad interview with Logan Lambert of Sinai Beach
July 19, 2017
Little Image has released the second single off their upcoming album, “Musings”, which you can listen to below:
July 18, 2017
Times of Grace, the metalcore side project of Killswitch Engage, have begun working on their sophomore album. Jesse Leach, the vocalist of the project, has begun demoing vocals out for their next endeavor. Many people thought of Killswitch Engage as a Christian act, which it is not, but if fans of that band are looking for a more faith centered project, Times of Grace is your band. Continued →
Love & Death, the nu-metal band, have finally started working on new music. And just as I discovered that J.R. Bareis has left Islander, alongside the other two non-original members of Islander, they have begun guitar tracking with ex-Red, current Breaking Benjamin guitarist Jasen Rauch. Continued →
July 17, 2017
NEEDTOBREATHE has announced a new b-sides EP called “HARD CUTS: SONGS FROM THE H A R D L O V E SESSIONS” to be released on August 11, 2017. There will also be a deluxe version of H A R D L O V E released on vinyl that will include the HARD CUTS EP. Continued →
The O.C. Supertones are finishing up work on their final Live recording which will be called simply, “Live Vol. 2”. It was recorded and filmed at their final show on June 3rd 2017. There is also going to be a film to go along with it. It was a great show and a wonderful farewell to a band whose ministry has touched many across the globe. I am sure this recording and film will combine all the best elements of their final show and make it an unforgettable listening experience.
July 16, 2017
July 15, 2017
Now accepting all major credit cards (via Stripe) and Paypal in our new webstore. Cassette Tapes on the way from DBD Tapes for the following bands: Light The Way, Mainsail, Available At The Counter, and At The Wayside. CDs now in stock from Mainsail, Light The Way, Available At The Counter, DENS, and American Arson! We have Stickers, Tshirts, and more. Plus, I am getting the Light The Way “Death Defeated” and Indie Vision Music “Anchor” design tshirts in stock this next week. Order all tshirts for only $12.50ea sizes Small-XL (Sizes XXL- XXXL $2 more). Support IVM and get some cool gear. *I’ll have At The Wayside CDs available in the near future. [IVM Webstore]
I want to encourage all of you to check out this new laid back indie rock/pop band called LOWERCASE committee. They are from Las Vegas, feature 3 brothers (and their friend on Drums), and would please fans of Walk The Moon, Two Door Cinema Club, Foster the People, and Coldplay. I’m loving their new song titled “I Know” that you can see the lyric video for below. The band was formerly known as Three Cord. You can also hear their beautiful take on the Coldplay song, “The Scientist” after the bump. Make sure to follow them on Facebook here. Thanks John Gagnon of the band TAKE for the recommendation.
Alternative & Rock
- The Altar Boys – I Just Can’t Let Go [Single]
- Lifehouse – Greatest Hits
- NEEDTOBREATHE – Count On Me [Single]
- NEEDTOBREATHE – Waiting [Single]
- This Patch Of Sky – Belle Muerte [Single]
- 12 Stones – Picture Perfect
Contemporary & Pop
- Cody Carnes – What Freedom Fells Like [Single]
- Corey Voss – Canyons [Single]
- Jonny Diaz – Whole World (Radio Edit) [Single]
- Lovelite – Prophecy [Single]
- Matthew West – All In [Single]
- Nicole Nordeman – Dear Me [Single]
Folk & Singer/Songwriter
Hip Hop & Rap
- Charles Goose – Sunshine [Single]
- Chris Howland – The Martyr [Single]
- Lathan Warlick – 2nd Time Around
- Reconcile – Ain’t No Way [Single]
- Uncle Reece – Healing (feat.
July 14, 2017
Orion Walsh who has been making music solo since the release of “Tornado Lullabies” in 2008, will embark on a run of dates with another great solo artist, JM Lansdowne. JM Lansdowne also released his new full length via Paper + Plastick last week. Check out both artists via spotify below.
July 11, 2017
In case you missed our earlier news… Fighting Jacks are back and their new album is now available on Bandcamp for pre-order. The new album will be available on all digital platforms starting 7/21/2017. The band is having their official release party show on 8/19/2017 at the SLG Art Boutiki in San Jose, Ca. All of the details are on our Facebook page.
The brand new Available At The Counter CDs are done and will begin shipping at end of July along with the finished Tapes. Check out the IVM Store here and get your gear. Check out the unboxing videos below. I’m going to get some At The Wayside cds very soon and then they will be posted for sale. All tapes will be shipped to me by end of July. Thanks to DBD Tapes for getting those done.
Orange County, CA. rockers PAX217 will be releasing a very special LIVE album soon. It will be a pay what you want type release so make sure you check this one out.
July 10, 2017
To Speak of Wolves have been releasing new tracks off of their upcoming new album, titled Dead in the Shadow. On July 8th, they put out a teaser for a new lyric video for the single “Haunt Me”. That track is out now! Check it out below! Dead in the Shadow is due out on July 21st via Solid State Records.
Craig’s Brother have now passed the $1000 threshold to record 1 new song and are on the way towards raising enough for that 2nd song. Keep contributing friends and let’s push them to complete a whole new 5 song ep! I want to hear it bad, don’t you? Especially after the incredibly quality of their last full length release, “The Insidious Lie”. Let’s get this done. [Donate Link]
I’m shifting the focus in a heavier direction with this “Introducing” feature. You all need to check out the music of the new metalcore band called Five Year Winter out of the great state of PA. They just released their debut ep titled “God’s Last Gift” which you can take a listen to below. Fans of Living Sacrifice, ZAO, Unearth, Meshuggah, Bleeding Through, will find something to love about this new band. The ep is available in digital and on CD here.