Tag Archives: Alternative
We Shot The Moon quietly released the Anna EP this week and you can listen below. In celebration of the release the band has put up all their previous albums (minus Fear & Love) on Noisetrade. You can check them all out below.
Anberlin have announced the “second to last batch of dates” for their final tour. They added a few & also announced a third show in NYC where they will play Cities in its entirety. Check out the added dates & updated poster below.
Abandon Kansas have released an unmastered version of the new song “Slow It Down” which you can check out below. They plan on filming a video for it so they wanted the song out first. Check out the band on the Slow Down Summer Tour. You can see the dates below & check for tickets here.
Anberlin members Nate Young (drums) and Christian McAlhaney (guitars) partnered with Purevolume to release short videos discussing the band’s history. The first 4 parts covering Blueprints For The Black Market, Never Take Friendship Personal, Cities, & New Surrender can be viewed below.
Relient K have announced that they will embark on the MmHmm 10th Anniversary Tour this Fall with Blondfire & From Indian Lakes. The tour will run from the end of October through mid-December & tickets will go on sale August 1st. Check out the tour poster & dates below.
Kevin Max appears on the newest episode of the Bad Christian Podcast (#24). He discusses “what it was like pioneering the alternative Christian music industry. He also opens up about his divorce in a great interview.” Check it out here.
AbsolutePunk are doing a 3 part exit interview with Anberlin. Check out Part I with Nate Young and Part II with frontman Stephen Christian and the final Part III with Christian McAlhaney. If for some reason you haven’t picked up the band’s new & final album Lowborn, you should do so now!
Hearts Like Lions will be hitting the road in support of their new EP, titled These Hands, this August with Foreign Sons. Check out the tour flyer & dates below. The band’s album released in June & you can pick it up on digital outlets including iTunes now. The band was also recently featured on the Kill Rock Podcast. Listen below.
Waken have put up the lyric video for “We Will Run” on Youtube. The song is taken from the band’s latest release titled Endless Light EP. Listen/download & view the lyric video below. RIYL: Kye Kye, M83
AbsolutePunk are doing a 3 part exit interview with Anberlin. Check out Part I with Nate Young and Part II with frontman Stephen Christian. If for some reason you haven’t picked up the band’s new & final album Lowborn, you should do so now!
The New Divide are currently over in South Africa & released a short video update detailing the experience. Keep posted to the band’s social media for pictures & stories.
House Of Heroes have released the lyric video for their new single “Satisfied”. Check it out below. The song appears on the Smoke EP, due out August 19th.
Cold War Kids have released their new single called “All This Could Be Yours”. Check it out below. The song will appear on the band’s upcoming album due out this Fall.
Jars Of Clay have revealed the artwork for their upcoming album titled 20. Check it out below. The album will be available August 19th.
Kevin Max will be hosting a live chat on his website this Friday @3PM EST. The topic of discussion will center around his new project titled Broken Temples. You will need to sign up to join the free event.
Anberlin have released the music video for “Stranger Ways” on the AV Club. You can also watch below. The song appears on the band’s upcoming & final album, titled Lowborn, which releases next Tuesday July 22nd via Tooth & Nail.
Benjamin Dunn, Nathan Horst (SisterBrother), and Jesse Proctor (John Mark McMillan) have a side project called The Light / The Heat. The group released their debut EP in April but for this week you can pick it up on Noisetrade for free (if you choose not to tip). Don’t wait on this!
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.
Neulore have announced that they will release their new album, titled Animal Love, on September 23rd via Chop Shop / Island Records. If you’re unfamiliar with the band you can check out some music including free downloads below. RIYL: Mumford & Sons, NEEDTOBREATHE, Bon Iver, Coldplay
Stream Colony House’s new album, titled When I Was Younger, prior to next week’s release on Pandora Premieres. For those unfamiliar the band, previously known as Caleb, also features 2 of Steven Curtis Chapman’s sons.
New Empire recently did an interview with Australia-based Music Feeds. The band also “Say It Like You Mean It” & Tale Of Jonah” from their recent Tooth & Nail debut titled In A Breath. Check out all 3 videos below.
Bellarive have posted a lyric video for the track “Calling On Fire”. The song appears on their upcoming album, titled Before There Was, that releases July 22nd. Pre-order the album from iTunes & get 3 songs instantly.
Big Foot Wallace released the ‘Cup And Crown EP’. Check it out via Noisetrade or Bandcamp below.
Sleeping At Last has released their 30 song collection titled Atlas: Year One today on iTunes. I highly recommend picking it up & soon because it’s on sale for $9.99 for a short time ($24.99 regular). In other band news for the remainder of this week you can download 36-track collection Yearbook from Noisetrade (below). “100% of all “tips” received between July 1st and July 14th, 2014 will be given directly to Preemptive Love Coalition to…
Come & Live! has partnered with Rivers & Robots an indie worship band out of Manchester, UK. Check out the lyric video for “Shepherd Of My Soul” below. You can pick up their album on Bandcamp (stream below), iTunes, or download via Come & Live!.