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About the author Chris Alexander

Liberty U graduate and now working in the hotel industry. Favorite bands are Emery, The Classic Crime, Akissforjersey, House of Heroes, and Blindside. Support the music you love! Go Braves, NETS, Titans, and most of all the Michigan State Spartans!

Both Goners Release EP

Both Goners Release EP

Both Goners was introduced on this site about a year ago with very promising demos. They’ve just released a new EP entitled “Feeding Grounds”. Listen to the tracks inside this post and name your price to download the EP.

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Check Out: The Lone Bellow

Check Out: The Lone Bellow

I was watching Conan last night and was blown away by The Lone Bellow. Their new self titled album came out this week. Do yourself a favor and check them out. If you’re a fan of Mumford and Sons, The Civil Wars, or The Lumineers you will enjoy this.

New Burden of a Day… Well sorta.

This could be the long awaited reincarnation of Burden of a Day.

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The Ongoing Concept New Song & Album Details

The Ongoing Concept New Song & Album Details

Listen to The Ongoing Concept’s newest single “Failures and Fakes” below! Their debut full length album “Saloon” will be released January 8th.

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Check Out: CADETS.

Check Out: CADETS.

Ocean Is Theory vocalist, Josh Williams, and his band-mate, Adam Smith, have created a new electronic project called CADETS. You can download three new songs here. Go ahead and give them a listen.

Matt & Toby – What Plays In My Head

Music Video : Matt & Toby – What Plays In My Head

Matt & Toby (members of the band Emery) have release a new music video featuring them recording the song “What Plays In My Head”. Their new album is due to release November 20th.

Havenstance – Peace

Music Video : Havenstance – Peace

Watch the the music video from Havenstance below. You can buy their new EP titled “Are You Listening” here.

The Seeking Sign To Razor & Tie Records

The Seeking Sign To Razor & Tie Records

Watch Dylan (Vocals/Guitar) and Ben (Drums) of The Seeking announce that they’ve signed to Razor & Tie Records. They also reveal the album title and the release date of their debut.

Sent By Ravens Farewell Video

Sent By Ravens Farewell Video

As we know, Sent By Ravens is now over. Watch their farewell video below. However, as you’ll find out, it’s not the end.

Check out Bad Talk. Let’s hope something becomes of this.

The Last Bison – Switzerland

Music Video : The Last Bison – Switzerland

Check out the new music video of The Last Bison‘s song “Switzerland” below.

Sent By Ravens’ Hiatus

Sent By Ravens’ Hiatus

Sent By Ravens are going on an extended hiatus. They will be finishing the rest of the shows they had scheduled. Read the statement from the band below.

‎8/1/2012

Hey friends. Hope you guys are having a great summer and are continually pursuing something you’re passionate about. We’ve been doing just that for the past 6 years and have enjoyed every minute of it. After 6 awesome years, we’ve decided to take an extended hiatus. We have all been working really…

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Search The City Updates!

Search The City Updates!

Search The City has a few new members. Watch the video below for an update from the band. The new demo was on YouTube for a brief moment but won’t be released for everyone to hear till the 27th. Stay tuned.

Search The City on June 20th?

Search The City on June 20th?

Get excited! Something is rumbling over here with Search The City.

Guvna B – Free

Music Video : Guvna B – Free

“Free” is the debut single from Guvna B‘s sophomore album “Odd One Out” which will be released later this year. Check out the video below.

Belle Epoque Posts New Song

Belle Epoque Posts New Song

The new song from Belle Epoque is called “Tight Rope Walker” and can be heard right here.

Check Out : Bison

Check Out : Bison

Do yourself a favor and check this band out! For fans of Fleet Foxes, The Decemberists, Mumford & Sons, The Avett Brothers, and The Lumineers.

Bison’s mountain-top chamber music combines elements of alternative indie-folk with classical sensibilities. The music of this seven member band grew organically in the family living room and around backyard bonfires giving it a rootsy quality and yet the complex arrangements and refined strings seem just…

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Free Download: Sleep For Sleepers “Younger Years” EP

Free Download: Sleep For Sleepers “Younger Years” EP

Sleep For Sleepers has just released a free EP for you to download right here. It’s titled “Younger Years” and features cover songs from artists like Tim Mcgraw and Phil Collins.

Our Hearts Hero “Shine On”

Music Video : Our Hearts Hero “Shine On”

Check out the newly released track “Shine On” by Our Hearts Hero. The new album is out on June 5th.

Our Hearts Hero Video Promo

Our Hearts Hero Video Promo

Check out the music video promo for Our Hearts Hero’s newest single “Shine On”. Their new album will be available June 5th of this year. Check it out below.

mewithoutYou – “Ten Stories” Trailer

mewithoutYou – “Ten Stories” Trailer

Here’s a video from mewithoutYou that is sure to get you pumped for the new album. As if you weren’t already pumped already, right?

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New music from Mars Hill Church

New music from Mars Hill Church

“Oh! Great Is Our God!” is the newest worship album from Mars Hill Church. This is definitely one of the better worship releases this year. Check it out!

Oh! Great Is Our God! by The Sing Team

This Love New Album and Pennies

This Love New Album and Pennies

This Love is working on a new album and you can watch an update about it in the video below. They also released an acoustic track titled “Pennies” which you can download from their bandcamp.

Count Your Curses – “Be Advised”

Count Your Curses – “Be Advised”

Count Your Curses has just released a new song for you to listen and download for free. Also be sure to download the other song “Zombie B-Boy” that is featured on the new arena shooter Nexiuz.

Kiven – Fires and Frames

Music Video : Kiven – Fires and Frames

Check out the video below to listen to “Fires and Frames” by Kiven. The song will be on their new EP titled “Step”. The EP will be out March 6th.

Belle Epoque Posts New Song

Belle Epoque Posts New Song

After an almost 3 year absence, Belle Epoque has posted a brand new song entitled “Until The End”. Their new EP “Disillusions of Man” will be out this April.

Studio Update 1: A Bullet For Pretty Boy

Studio Update 1: A Bullet For Pretty Boy

As A Bullet For Pretty Boy prepares their new record, slated to release later this year, they’ve given us a sneak peak into their time at the studio. Check it out in the video below.

Kiven “Release” New Song

Kiven “Release” New Song

Download and listen to the new Kiven song “Release” right here. They will be releasing an all new EP entitled “Step” on March 6th.

Eyes of Eli Album Preview

Eyes of Eli Album Preview

Watch the video below for a sneak peak of the debut album from the metal/hardcore band, Eyes of Eli.

Nine Lashes Album Stream

Nine Lashes Album Stream

NewReleaseTuesday will be streaming Nine Lashes’ new album “World We View” all week. Go ahead and check it out before it comes out next Tuesday, February 14th.

BBABH “Feel The Power” Album Stream
Sent By Ravens post new song.

Sent By Ravens post new song.

Sent By Ravens have posted “We’re All Liars” and you can listen to it here. If the song gets 5 thousand plays in 24 hours they will release a second song. Mean What You Say will be available February 28th. Share you thoughts on the new song below.

Manafest “Never Let You Go” Lyric Video

Manafest “Never Let You Go” Lyric Video

Manafest will be releasing his new album entitled “Fighter” this April 10th. Listen to the song below if you want a taste of what’s to come. I’ve not heard any other songs, but it seems Manafest is changing up his style.

This Love Introduces New Female Drummer

This Love Introduces New Female Drummer

This Love has introduced a new member to the talented rock band out of Dayton, Ohio. Her name is Katie Cole and she’ll be performing on the drums. Watch the video below for the scoop.

This Armistice post “Carie”

This Armistice post “Carie”

This Armistice has posted a new song entitled “Carie”. Their new EP is set to be released very soon. Give the song a listen and share your thoughts.

Best of 2011 by Chris Alexander

Best of 2011 by Chris Alexander

Top 20 Albums

Blindside – With Shivering Hearts We Wait
This Love – At War
Phinehas – thegodmachine
Life In Your Way – Kingdoms
Josh Garrells – Love & War & The Sea In Between
Times of Grace – Hymn Of A Broken Man
Theocracy – As The World Bleeds
Manchester Orchestra – Simple Math
Lights – Siberia
Oh, Sleeper – Children of Fire
Andy Mineo – Formally Known
Life on Repeat – Struggle + Sleep
Emery – We Do What We Want
Red – Until We Have Faces
Becoming The Archetype – Celestial Completion
Hand…

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Chris Alexander

Top Albums

1. House of Heroes – Suburba
2. Demon Hunter – The World Is A Thorn
3. My Epic – Yet
4. Sent By Ravens – Our Graceful Words
5. Close Your Eyes – We Will Overcome
6. A Bullet For Pretty Boy – Revision: Revise
7. Anberlin – Dark Is The Way, Light Is The Place
8. …

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