Tag Archives: alt-rock
Ray Torres and the Mercy becomes just “Merci.”. Look for new music that the band has been working on, soon. It will be the follow up to their fabulous 2011 album that has now been re-tagged under their current name (with different artwork) and available for purchase on iTunes here. I encourage you to check this group out and give them your support. [Facebook] [Twitter] [Website]
Mike Knott has begun a Kickstarter campaign to fund a live DVD/album of him performing his second solo album Rocket And A Bomb. The album is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this year. He will also be recording a new EP with Joshua Lory. Check out the promo video below.
Talkie (Members of I Am Empire and Blood and Water) have posted their latest song “Lavos” which you can take a listen to, below. The band promises “new” music next week. Pick up their latest 7″ Vinyl for sale right here.
Safe Haven recently had their song “Chasing the Sun” appear in the hit film “Gods Not Dead” (which has earned a hefty amount of money at theaters across the country) and now they are shooting a music video for the song. It appears the song wasn’t on the movie soundtrack but appeared in the film.
Pennylane “From Paradise to Parking Lots” turns 10 years old and in celebration you can download it right here at our bandcamp page. What is your favorite Indie Vision Music release (or compilation) from the past?
Least of These only have a few days left to raise about half of the $7,500 for their Red Cord Records debut. On their Kickstarter page, they explain their reasons for doing crowd-funding despite being signed to a label.
According to the incentives, it looks as if the new album will be released some time in September if they reach their funding goals.
I am excited to bring you a free song download from Future of Forestry from their new Piano and Strings Session recording. The song is “Travelers Song” done stripped down and with just Piano and Strings. Check it out below. Future of Forestry’s new release “Piano and Strings Session” due out March 18th!
Check out the music of Virginia based Alternative band, Skyward. They released their brand new single “Sing it Back” and you can grab it from NoiseTrade here (or below). Fans of Paper Route, Anberlin, 30 Seconds to Mars, Marianas Trench, will find something appreciate in Skyward’s music. [Facebook] [Twitter]
Indie Vision Music Presents: Starlit Sky “Can’t Stop” Free Song Download. This alt rock band comes from South Africa and play a sound that would please fans of Switchfoot, Leeland, Coldplay, U2, and Delirious. Check out the free song below and make sure you visit their website here.
Check out the brand new music video from independent Tennessee alt-rock band, The Shine Effect. The song is titled “Stronger (Hallelujah)”.
Number One Gun returns after a few years on hiatus with their full band sound on this new album, “This is All We Know” (Tooth & Nail Records). You can purchase the digital only release either from iTunes, Amazon, or listen on Spotify.
Jason from What Glorious Things contacted me to tell me about his new ep titled “Far and Fading”, which is full of hooky melodic alternative songs with a great hopeful message. Check out the ep below and if you like what you hear, you can download on Noisetrade here. Check out What Glorious Things on Facebook here. Thoughts?
Introducing the new band TALKIE, featuring members (or ex-members) of bands like Blood & Water and I Am Empire. Listen to their songs right here. The band takes aim at a 90’s grunged out sound and adds in their own personal flavors making a unique sound all their own. Not much is known yet about this secretive group but as soon as we know more, you’ll hear about them on IVM. The band will have a special debut…
So a lot has been going on in the world of Switchfoot this past week so lets get you all caught up. Firstly iTunes preorders have launched for Fading West the movie and CD. The movie will be released December 10th and you can preorder the movie here and the CD will be released January 14th which you can preorder here. Switchfoot has also announced that their yearly Christmas package will be up next week so…
Seeker & Servant have just posted pre-orders for their new album “Into Your Love, I Go”. The band have also released a video detailing the making of their new album and some behind the scenes info. The album is available on CD, Vinyl. Check out the bundle packages here.
It has just been announced that alt rock band, Number One Gun, will release their new group effort in January on Tooth & Nail Records. Kickstarter backers will get their digital copies in November sometime and all other “rewards” will be shipped between November and January. Read the message below from the band.
Switchfoot has announced the track listing for their highly anticipated 9th full length album Fading West. You can view the track listing below.
Spin is premiering the new music video from alt-rock band, Better Off, here. Or you can watch it below. The song is titled “A Fool Walks Into A Bar And Cries Wolf”. The band’s debut full length is available now on 6131 Records.
We are bringing you a special song stream from alt rock band, Skyhook. Their new track “Your Love” will appear on the album “Pneuma: A Worship Project” due out on October 22nd. Listen below. [facebook] [twitter]
The Buddy System, a young band from Kauai, Hawaii, are giving away their debut ep for free right now via bandcamp. Just click below to stream/download it. Recommended for fans of Vampire Weekend, Two Door Cinema Club, The Beach Boys.
Alt-rock band Paper Route has decided to record a cover of the uber-popular Summer jam “Royals”. Originally preformed by Lorde (a 16-year old female from New Zealand), Paper Route puts their own spin on the record-breaking hit.
Alt Rock band, Dorean Lives, will release their Red Cord Records debut “A Cold Fire From the One I Loved” on November 5th. Press release below.
This is Week 4 of our special Keep Quiet album stream. Today’s song is “Guilt” from the upcoming album “Odd New Celebrity” due out October 15th. Pre-orders are available right here and some bundles contain an instant download of the entire album.
A review of the world’s favorite Christian, alternative rock, surfer-filled, San Diego-native, movie-makin’, grizzly-vocalized band known as Switchfoot.