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P.O.D. have begun recording their new album in LA with Howard Benson. The band is hoping to release it this summer. Check out a recent interview with Sonny Sandoval from Shiprocked 2015 as well as a clip with Marcos in the studio below.…
As I mentioned last August, the big players in the music industry were in talks to set a global record release day. After months of discussion the IFPI released a statement today that announces the selection of Friday as the standard day for new album releases each week. The switch will happen this summer. Read more on Billboard. What are your thoughts on the change?
In an email update from the band, Kutless announced that they are now in the writing phase for their next album. Specifically it stated, “A lot of the new music is inspired by our earlier records, kinda a throwback to songs off of Sea of Faces and Hearts of the Innocent,” says James.”
Playdough & Sean Patrick (DJ Sean P) have released a music video for the track “No Requests” which also features Tanya Morgan. The song appears on their new album, titled 1985 Party Time Excellent, which releases on March 3rd. Pre-order on Bandcamp. The project is designed to help the duo raise funds to help release another new project titled We Buy Gold.
J. Monty has released a music video for his new single, “I’m The Best Rapper Alive”, & announced that the Level 54 mixtape will be out on March 16th. Watch the video & download the single below.
Lecrae has announced the addition of 3 more dates to the next leg of the Anomaly Tour. They include Rochester (NY), Knoxville (TN), & Oklahoma City (OK). The Spring tour also features Andy Mineo & DJ Promote. Get more info & tickets here.
Judah & The Lion performed their single “Kickin’ Da Leaves” on the Late Show with David Letterman. Check out the clip below. The song appears on their recent release titled Kids These Days.
Hip-hop influenced spoken word artist J Poetic has announced that he will release Broken Restored on March 16th. Check out two singles, as well as the album cover & track listing, below. Pre-order on iTunes.
KB has released the first track from his upcoming album Tomorrow We Live. Check out the lyric video for “Sideways”, featuring Lecrae, below. The album will release on April 21st through Reach Records.
Mike Real will release his Clear Sight Music debut, titled Mind of Hollis, on March 3rd. Pre-order on iTunes & get 2 singles “100 Bandz” & “Catch Fire” (ft. Flame) immediately. Check out the album cover, & track listing, & an album preview below. Read more about the album here.
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Matt Baird, frontman of Spoken, appears on the latest Kill Rock Podcast. They discuss the band’s now successful Kickstarter campaign, their writing process, & their long tenure as a band. Listen below along with the band’s new single featuring Matty Mullins of Memphis May Fire. Make sure to check out the Kickstarter!
Thrice have announced that they will be performing at this year’s Skate & Surf Fest (Asbury Park, NJ) in May, Amnesia Rock Fest (Montebello, Quebec, Canada) in June, & HevyFest (UK) in August. Follow the links for more details.
Dustin Kensrue is the latest guest on the Bad Christian Podcast (#63). They talk about “Thrice, the relationship between faith and art, Dustin’s time at Mars Hill Church in Seattle”, & more. Listen here (interview starts at 37:50).
Eshon Burgundy took to Instagram to explain the thought process & meaning behind the album cover of The Fear Of God. Check that out below. Get more info on the album release here.
Hotel Books have announced that their new album, titled Run Wild, Young Beauty, will release on April 7th via InVogue Records. Check out the title track, album cover, & track listing below. Pre-order packages can be seen here.
Indie pop trio Kingslynn have released a new single called “Young Bride” which will be featured on the group’s new album. Listen & download the track below via Noisetrade. The new EP will release this summer. RIYL: Kye Kye, Electric Youth
The 2015 WinterJam tour will be live webstream on February 28th from Houston’s Toyota Center. Head over to StageHop to get your free pass to the event. The tour this year features Skillet, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, Building 429, Newsong, for KING & COUNTRY, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, Veridia, & speaker Tony Nolan. More than 30,000 people tuned it for last year’s webcast.
We are happy to premiere the lyric video for “I” from Oklahoma-based Naturalist! The band are prepping for the release of their new EP, titled Friends, in the next few months. Make sure to check out our interview with vocalist Ashton Prescott to find out more about the upcoming album.
Kings Kaleidoscope have released a music video for “Dreams” which you can watch below. The song appears on the band’s latest release titled Becoming Who We Are.
Buck Barnabas has released a music video for the brand new single “Real Love”. Watch below. The song is the first to be released from his upcoming album titled Streetlights In Egypt, due soon through Double Edge Ministries. Download the single for free below.
Pop rock act Consumed By Fire have signed with Inpop and will release their first single, “Walk Through The Fire” to radio in April. The track is also featured in the film ‘Four Blood Moons’ and will release as part of the soundtrack June 23rd. The group will release their label debut this Fall. Watch the music video for “This Is Home” below.
Inpop Records announced the signing of pop artist V.Rose, who previously released two albums through Flame’s Clear Sight Music. She put an “open letter” on Facebook, discussing the signing, which you can read below.
Eshon Burgundy has released a music video for his new single “Higher Learning” which also features Uncle Reece. Watch below. The song appears on Burgundy’s new album, titled The Fear Of God, which releases on March 3rd via Humble Beast. Pre-order on iTunes to get an immediate download of the single. The album cover & track listing are also below.