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This is not music related but I can guarantee that we have a ton of gamers here that are readers of Indie Vision Music, so I thought it was relevant. The Microsoft Xbox One has been revealed here (and here) and looks to completely revolutionize the gaming industry. As you probably heard a few months back, the PS4 was also revealed to much fan acclaim and critics approval. With the new gaming wars set to take place…
Southern California band, A Bright Sky, releases their debut ep “Reinventing Yourself”. Available now on iTunes and at the band’s shows. This ep will please fans of Name Taken, A New Found Glory, Rufio, The Starting Line, and Forgotten Arrival.
Keep the people of OK. and throughout the mid-west, in your prayers. They are having some devastating weather that is wreaking havoc on people across the area. Stay safe friends and readers who are located in this area.
IVM Presents: No Lost Cause “Ep” Stream. This is the final mixed/mastered version. NO LOST CAUSE is a New Jersey based independent punk-ska band, who will release their debut self titled ep in June. More info coming soon. You can check out the ep stream below. [Facebook] [Twitter]
San Francisco quartet, Beta State, have announced that they will be releasing a new full-length album, #FRIENDSHIP, on May 21st. The deluxe album includes ten original tracks, one cover and nine remixes. Previously featured on Fuse TV, San Francisco’s Live 105, and hit television shows such as MTV’s Road Rules Challenge: Rivals and E!Networks’ Keeping up With The Kardashians, Beta State’s unique ambient pop rock combines the hard-hitting rock of 30 Seconds To Mars and Jimmy Eat World…
Check out the new music video from Abandon Kansas for their song “You + Me + The Radio”, below. Pre-order the new release “A Midwest Summer” right here and get an instant download of the song “You + Me + The Radio”.
The annual Harvest Crusade event is happening this year on August 23-25 at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, CA. The 3 day event is free. Toby Mac, Colton Dixon, Needtobreathe, and For King and Country are all scheduled to appear (on different nights). If you’ve been to past Harvest events, you’ll know that they are ones not to miss. You’ll also be able to stream these events live on your computer starting each night. For more info, click here.
Scott Silletta (Ex-Plankeye/Fanmail) has posted 4 NEW songs to his Facebook page from the forthcoming album “This is The Way a Ship Dies”. If you listen to the music you’ll soon realize that this is the best stuff Scott Silletta has recorded since his days fronting the Alt Rock band, Plankeye. Introspective and melodic, smooth and enlightening. This is music meant to move you and strike raw emotion in your soul. “Beautiful” is not a strong enough word…
Threat… Your heart pounds; you feel edgy, like something huge is about to happen… A mix of hope and fear, like the first step into a war you can’t avoid. Lucky for you, it’s hope that wins out in the debut full-length release from punk rock powerhouse, False Idle. This most recent release is a call-to-arms, an anthem for the unknown in a world in decline. With melodic overtones reminiscent of Rise Against, and a breakneck drive like Anti-Flag, Threat has something for everyone. Borrowing the mastering magic of Jason Livermore of the Blasting Room, this is a punk rock album that shows a much more mature False Idle.
I’d like to congratulate Sean Hammontree for winning our Indie Vision Music/Broken Circles Records contest right here at IVM. Josh from Glower has already contacted the winner and prize pack will be mailed soon. Thanks everyone for the comments and support of IVM and Glower. Look for future contests from us in the near future.
California based melodic hardcore/punk band, Worthwhile, have signed with InVogue Records. The label will re-release the band’s independent album “Carry On Kid” on July 16th. Check out the video below.
Before Their Eyes are planning their final release which will be two eps. Former members are now in “Gentlemen Roosevelt“, check out their new music video for the song “High & Dry”, below. [Thanks Luke]
Stellar Kart is back with a new song titled “All In (Apologize)” that you can check out below. The band will be releasing their new album on Inpop Records later this summer/fall. [Thanks Luke]
Sons have released a great video for their song “Son on the Run” off the “Keep Quiet” album (Slospeak Records), available now. Check out the video below and also one for “Ghosts” that I believe we forgot to post earlier.
Set Free have released another new song “Don’t Let it Be You”, for free download via bandcamp below. They now have a 3 song demo showcasing their recent style change, moving more towards the punk sound. The band is also now independent.
Five Iron Frenzy have added a few dates for a West Coast run in August. August 9th in Portland at Wonder Ballroom and August 10th in Seattle at Showbox. Any of our readers going to a show or two of Five Iron Frenzy this summer?
Esterlyn had their trailer with 25K worth of goods inside, tragically stolen last week while on tour. Someone has set up a special fund to help cover the cost of some of these goods/gear that was stolen. If you feel like contributing, you can do so here.
Shine Bright Baby have a lyric video up for their new song “Beautiful Love” from the album “Dreamers” due to release in July on BEC Recordings. Check it out below.
A Common Goal have released their debut full length “Blessings and Battles” via Thumper Punk Records. Order here. Fans of Blue Collar Boston Punk Rock will absolutely love this band and their new album. Read my “First Listen” right here.
Green River Ordinance has a new ep titled “Chasing Down the Wind” which will release on June 18th. You can watch a little promo video for it, below.
[Update: Added bandcamp purchase link/stream/download, below] A Common Goal have released their killer punk rock full length, “Blessings and Battles”, on CD today. You can buy right here. It’ll be up on iTunes/Amazon soon. In the meantime, you can either purchase on CD or Digital download via Bandcamp, below.
The Classic Crime put together a fun music video for their song ”What I’d Give Up” using an iPhone 5 while on tour in Las Vegas.
Five Iron Frenzy will be playing a special event this August in Denver, Colorado catered especially to fans of the group called “FrenzyCon”. Similar to ComicCon except with Five Iron Frenzy nerds ;) I say that sarcastically and no insult to FIF fans, I’m one myself. So check out FrenzyCon right here and get the party started this August in Denver.
Check out the music of Keep Quiet and their new song, “Odd New Celebrity”, below. Featuring members of Standing Small. We think you’ll dig it.