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Derek Minor has signed a distribution and label services deal with Entertainment One for his upcoming album Empire. The new album will release in 2015. In other news he will be a headliner on the upcoming Jam The Hype Tour & appears on the soundtrack for the upcoming film Restored. Read the full press release here.
Emery are hitting the road with The Classic Crime & Artifex Pereo on a short run through Texas & the West Coast. The band is also going to be doing a special acoustic set prior to the show on the floor with the fans who purchase VIP tickets. The dates & poster can be seen below.
Papa Roach have released a track from their upcoming album titled F.E.A.R. (Face Everything And Rise). Listen to “Warriors” which features Royce Da 5’9″ below. The album releases on January 27th. If you’re wondering why we are covering them listen to frontman Jacoby Shaddix give his testimony here.
’68 will be hitting the road with Trophy Scars while they trek across Europe. Check out the poster & dates below.
Freckles, which features professional skateboarder Josh Harmony, have released their new self-titled album chock full of instrumental alternative surf rock. Check out the self-titled release via Noisetrade below.
The Ongoing Concept have posted their awesome new video for the single “Saloon”. Check it out below. Make sure you check out the band’s Solid State Records debut, also titled Saloon, which is available everywhere.
The Classic Crime have premiered 3 songs from What Was Done, Vol. 1: A Decade Revisited. Listen to “All The Memories (Revisited)”, “Salt In The Snow (Revisited)”, & “We All Look Elsewhere (Revisited)” below. The album can be pre-ordered on iTunes or from Bad Christian. The songs originally premiered on PropertyofZack.
Ed Kowalczyk has released a music video for “Angels On A Razor” which you can watch below. The song appears on his latest album titled The Flood And The Mercy.
Jeremiah & Aaron of My Epic work in different capacities in their local church & have just received official permission to move forward with three internships (in worship ministry, graphic design, & video production) which last for a year. Check out the video below & if interested send your portfolio, resume, or story to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk have released the first track from their upcoming album titled Through Your Eyes (A Visual EP). Watch “Through Your Eyes” below. The six songs were recorded live in six different locations across Pender Island, BC. “All audio was recorded live on location, and no over-dubs or studio tricks were added.”. Pre-order here. It was originally supposed to release today but was delayed & should be available within a few weeks.
Sleeping At Last released a micro music video for the track “Neptune”. Watch below. If you like the track make sure to check out the Atlas: Year One project which is available now.
JOHNNYSWIM have announced that they will be doing a Christmas tour this December. Check out the poster & dates below. The band will be releasing Christmas EP as well.
Lecrae was on Hot 97’s Ebro in the Morning yesterday and you can watch the interview & freestyle below.
Check below for a list of albums that release this week. Are there any that you will be picking up? Did we miss any? I’m working hard for the rest of the night to get the Album Release List updated with all future releases.
Aaron Marsh of Copeland was recently a guest on The Gunz Show & you can listen to the interview below. It’s his first interview in over 4 years. They discuss the band’s upcoming album Ixora as well as the band’s past.
Manic Drive have debuted their music video for “VIP” the title track from their new album that releases today. Watch the video below. The single also features vocals from Manwell of Group 1 Crew. The band also recently revealed their new website. RIYL: Family Force 5, Chromeo
Kingslynn have posted their cover of “Misty Mountains” from The Hobbit. Listen & download below. RIYL: M83, Kye Kye
Josh Dies of Showbread has added a b-sides & rarities album on Bandcamp titled Death Cult of Personality. It includes a cover of Sullivan’s “Dig Me Up”. Pick up the 10 songs for $5. Listen below.
Lecrae was featured on The Blaze with a lengthy interview with cultural editor Billy Hallowell. You can watch the nearly 40 minute interview below. In other news the live stream of his performance at the Hollywood Palladium is available for 24 hours here. The sales of Anomaly should easily top 150k this week as it has stayed in the Top 30 for several weeks after debuting at #1.
Graphic designer John Nissen wrote a blog detailing his work on MxPx’s Pokinatcha which celebrated 20 years last week. In the blog he describes how he came up with the Pokinatcha Punk mascot. He also has done other work including Tooth & Nail’s original logo.