Tag Archives: Alternative
The Lasting Hope have premiered their new music video for the single “Records”. Watch it below. The song appears on the band’s EP, titled Sunsets & Second Chances, which is available on digital outlets now. RIYL: Mayday Parade, Relient K
Brooke Fraser has released a video for the single “Kings & Queens” which you can watch below. She has also released another new song “Je Suis Pret” on Blackbook. Her new album Brutal Romantic, releases on Nov. 17th via Vagrant Records.
White Lighter will release their self-titled debut on November 25 via Northern Records. The project features Steve Dail of Project 86, Mark Solomon of Stavesacre, as well as Andy Prickett, Trey Many of Pedro The Lion and David Brotherton of RTX. The album was also produced by Jason Martin of Starflyer 59 & mixed by J.R. McNeely. Check out the cover below along with a previously released track. [h/t synn'r sainte jeb'beau]
House Of Heroes will release their 3 song Christmas EP titled Hark! The House of Heroes Sing on Nov. 4th. Check out the album cover below.
The Collective is a “a grassroots project with a heart of making people aware of some new music coming from the UK”. They have released their debut titled Collective Voices Vol. 1, a compilation of grassroots worship artists. You can listen & download below via Bandcamp or Noisetrade.
Deep Elm Records is releasing their entire catalog (200+ albums) as ‘Name Your Price’ downloads on Bandcamp. The label has been home to a few IVM friendly artists over the years including Appleseed Cast, Brandtson, & This Beautiful Mess. Read the full press release here. Listen to a few albums below. [h/t Michael]
Kye Kye have released a music video for “Her (Remix)”, a track from their recent album Fantasize Remixes. Watch the video below & make sure to check out the album.
Jason Barrows’ new album Islands of My Soul is available on Noisetrade. Listen & download below. “Colored walls of synthesizers and 80’s era new wave guitars break through Barrows stunningly potent lyrics about redemption and the world that we are living in.” Seriously, listen to this now!
Sullivan have premiered a brand new track “What’s Good For The King” on AltPress. The song will appear on the band’s upcoming album, titled Heavy Is The Head, that releases on Dec. 9th on Spartan Records. Pre-order the album on CD or limited edition vinyl here. Album & track listing can be viewed here.
The Classic Crime have premiered “The Coldest Heart (Revisited)” & you can listen below. The song is taken from the band’s upcoming album What Was Done, Vol. 1: A Decade Revisited which can be pre-ordered on iTunes or from Bad Christian. It releases on Oct. 27th. The song originally premiered on AbPunk.
The pre-orders for Sullivan’s new album, titled Heavy Is The Head, have gone live. There are 5 different vinyl options along with a CD. Check out the album cover & the track list below. The album releases on Dec. 9th via Spartan Records.
Wesley Blaylock, best known from Deas Vail, has released 2 new singles. You can pick up both on iTunes: “Burns the World To Gold” & “Falling Over You”. Both are released through MP45 Records which also recently released new Anchor & Braille material.
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.
’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 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.
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.
Kingslynn have posted their cover of “Misty Mountains” from The Hobbit. Listen & download below. RIYL: M83, Kye Kye
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]
Steve Taylor & the Perfect Foil have released a music video for “Standing In Line”. Watch below. The song will appear on the group’s new album Goliath which releases on Nov. 18th. It originally premiered on Wondering Sound where you can read a short interview as well.
At The Close Of Every Day have released the first single from their upcoming album titled Darkness Travels Light. Listen to “Hope For Hope” below. The album will be available on Nov. 3rd via Volkoren.
Copeland announced that Ixora will release on Nov. 24th via Tooth & Nail. If you pre-ordered you will get the digital on Nov. 14th. Listen to a new song “Disconnected” below & you can also check out the announcement video.
Colony House made their national TV debut last night on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Check out the video performing “Silhouettes” below.
Anchor & Braille previously announced via social media that they would have new music out on Sept. 26th. Well looks like that has been pushed back to Oct. 3rd.
Check out the album cover & track listing for The Classic Crime’s new album What Was Done Vol. 1: A Decade Revisited, below. The album releases on Oct. 28th.
John Mark McMillan has released “Monsters Talk” which features Bear Rinehart of NEEDTOBREATHE. The track will appear on his new album The Borderland Sessions which releases on Sept. 30th. Listen below & pre-order on iTunes.
Tooth & Nail have launched an Anberlin remix contest on Indiloop. The winner receives VIP tickets to the Irving Plaza in New York on Nov 16th as well as a signed merch pack! Entrants can remix any track from the band’s new album Lowborn.