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Rocky Loves Emily have released a brand new track “Hypocrite” which you can listen to below. The band will release information about their new album & a short documentary next Monday. The band also released an exclusive statement about the band leaving Tooth & Nail on AltPress.
KJ-52 has released another new track, “Gameface [2nd Half Edition]” which features KB, Soul Glo Activatur, & Flame. Listen below. Mental releases on Oct. 21. Check out the track listing & cover of that release here. Pre-orders on iTunes.
Dallas rap group 412 have released a music video for the single “Body Party” which you can watch below. It is available now on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, etc. You can also listen & download their latest album on Noisetrade below.
Luke Cyrus Band have begun a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new EP. They are looking to raise $10k over the next 28 days and are inching towards 10% at this point. Check out the promo video below & check out a free 4 song download via Noisetrade.
Billboard went behind-the-scenes with Lecrae on his video shoot for “All I Need Is You”. Watch the video below. In other news rumors are projecting another 18-20k in Anomaly sales this week, which should keep him in the top 15 in Billboard’s Top 200 and easily push overall sales above 100k.
KJ-52 will release his new album, titled Mental, on October 21st. The album features guest spots from Lecrae, Tedashii, Propaganda, Soul Glo Activatur, & more. Check out the album cover & track listing below.
Spoken Nerd has released a new single called “Forbidden” which you can listen to below. The song will appear on his upcoming Sept. 27th album titled Cult ‘a Cola Classics Vol. 1. It is being released via Semi-Pro Records.
Thousand Foot Krutch will headline 19 dates on the Born This Way Tour featuring support from We As Human, Righteous Vendetta, & Into The Storm. Check out the dates below & get tickets here. In other news, check out the band covering Collective Soul’s “Where The River Flows” below as well.
Trip Lee was planning on hosting a few exclusive listening events for media & has opened the event for a limited number of fans. In additional to hearing the album Rise, Trip Lee will be on hand to discusses the project, his inspirations and more. More info can be found below & tickets can be purchased here. Attendees will also get an advanced copy of his upcoming book.
The Classic Crime have started the first CD pre-order for What Was Done, Vol. 1: A Decade Revisited on Amazon. Pre-orders on iTunes will go live on Sept. 30th & the CD/t-shirt combo on Oct. 6th. The album will release on Oct. 28th & Kickstarter backers will receive it on the 21st.
Craig’s Brother have begun a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for The Story Of How We All Die. The 7inch will have 4 new songs that “tells the story of human extinction in 4 parts”. Check out more info & a promo video below. They have teamed up with Veritas Vinyl for the project.
Rhett Walker Band released their video for “Love Like Jesus” which you can watch below. The new album, Here’s To The Ones, will release on October 14th.
Matty Mullins has released another new track from his forthcoming self-titled album due out next Tuesday Sept. 23rd. Check out “Back To Square One” below. Pre-order packages are available & you can also pre-order on iTunes.
Matt Baird has announced that he plans on recording a worship album and will start a Kickstarter in the next few weeks to raise funds. Head over to his Facebook to share ideas of what perks he should offer. He also mentioned that a new Spoken will follow this.
Josh Dies of Showbread has a podcast called You Hate Movies. It is described as “podcast in which casual movie goers, film lovers, and cinephiles argue about movies.” Listen to the first episode about the movie Frozen & read more about the podcast below.
Kings Kaleidoscope have released a new lyric video for the single “I Know”. Check it out below. The song is taken from their upcoming album, Becoming Who We Are, which releases on Oct. 27th. Pre-order from the band or from Tooth & Nail.
Canon has premiered the brand new music video for “Trippen” which you can watch below. The song appears on his upcoming album, Loose Canon Vol. 2, that releases on Oct. 7th via Reflection Music Group. Pre-order on iTunes or the physical version from the label.
U2 will appear on the cover of the Sept. 29th edition of Time magazine to talk about their new album and more. Billboard shares a quote from Bono discusses about a new file format that the band plans to utilize on their next album that is about 18 months out. He states, “[it will be] an audiovisual interactive format for music that can’t be pirated and will bring back album artwork in the most…
Lecrae shared the background of how he wrote “Nuthin” for NBC which you can watch below. Check out the video below along with the full episode. He performed with The Roots on last night’s Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. While he didn’t have a full out performance he did tracks from his new album Anomaly around commercials and during the show.
The Gospel Coalition has an excellent article on Lecrae (among others) and the intersection on faith and culture. One standout quote to me reads, “A Christian subculture built on fear isn’t going to be worth much, and isn’t going to give birth to great art. But I think there needs to be a caveat: engaging culture requires a mature conscience and strong church community.” Read the article & share your thoughts below.
Dinner And A Suit will release the Stay EP on Oct. 7th. Check out a new track, the album cover, & a making-of video below. Pre-order here.