Tag Archives: alt-rock
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.
Switchfoot have just released their new music video for the song Who We Are on their youtube page. You can view the video below.
Check out this brand new song from Aaron Sprinkle, titled “Alright”. The song will appear on Aaron’s upcoming album “Water & Guns” due out September 30th on Tooth & Nail.
Switchfoot have released their new single, “Who We Are”, which you can listen to below. The Fading West ep is now available today.
Josiah James is dropping a new single “Sinking Ships” tomorrow on all digital networks. He is also moving to London to be a Worship pastor for a Church there. Josiah will play a few last shows here in the states before he moves on October 1st. More info here on his website.
Los Angeles, CA (September, 2013) Oklahoma City group, Warr Acres recently announced their October 29th release for their highly anticipated sophomore album, Hope Will Rise. The group continues their pop worship sound that will please and inspire their fans once again. Warr Acres went in to record with producers, Chris Crow, Joe Crow and Jaron Nix to release 14 new tracks. Fans of the group will be pleased to hear that their iTunes pre-order date will begin October 8th. Get the tracklisting, see the album cover, and listen to the first single, below.
Rebel Revive has released their debut ep, “XI (Eleven)” and is available on all Digital networks (or on CD here). Rebel Revive is new upcoming rock band from Orange County, CA. Founded by Matthew Lindblad, this band is sure to make an impact in the music scene, and isn’t pulling punches. Lindblad, a instrumentalist, singer and songwriter, performs all the music on Rebel Revive’s studio recordings. Live, he is joined by fellow Rebel Revive bandmates Gus Flaig…
Little Hurricane, an alt-rock/dirty blues duo from San Diego, CA. has a new “Covers” album they just did in the studio while they are recording their sophomore full length release. You can download/listen to the Covers album “Stay Classy (A Collection of Cover Songs)” below, for FREE.
Better Off the alt-punk band featuring members of Friends/Dependency, has a great new album coming out soon titled “(I Think) I’m Leaving” on September 24th through 6131 Records – Pre Order/Blood & Ink Records – Pre Order (Co-Release). Listen to a new track titled “Keeping Watch” over at NewNoiseMagazine here. Fans of Jimmy Eat World, Texas is the Reason, Taking Back Sunday, Balance & Composure, Sharks, certainly wont go wrong with the sounds coming from Better…
There is a coupon for Jars of Clay’ new album “Inland” which you can check out below. The album is available now and you get $2.00 off if you use the coupon at Best Buy Stores or Online. Have you picked this album up yet?
We Shot the Moon (Jonathan Jones) is doing a third and final kickstarter campaign. You can watch the video below and contribute here if you like.
An interesting clip just aired on CNN of Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins) discussing Christian rock & roll. Thoughts? [Thanks jnobel]
Check out the new DIY music video from Vekora for their song “Back for Lapse”, below. Support the band on Kickstarter here.
Okay, a couple of Switchfoot news items to throw at you on this fine Tuesday afternoon. First off, the band will premiere the new film “Fading West” on their upcoming fall run of dates. Secondly, the band will release a new 3 song ep (+ 4th bonus bside track for physical copies) with songs from Fading West available on their fall tour and to the rest of us on September 17th. Third, the “Fading West” film will be released digitally in December. Lastly, “Fading West” the full length album will release on January 14th, 2014. All purchases of the EP in September will count towards the cost of the new Fading West full length. More info can be found on their website here.
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Vekora, the new band featuring Jesse Sprinkle, has launched a kickstarter campaign to fund their debut album. Watch the video below and contribute here. You can also listen to a couple of “demos” below.