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Josh Silbernagel of Glower on the Kill Rock Podcast

Josh Silbernagel of Glower on the Kill Rock Podcast

Josh Silbernagel of Glower (and formerly Hands) is on the latest episode of the Kill Rock Podcast. Listen below as they discuss Glower’s debut full length, The Circle Binds, Broken Circles Records, and the art of Christian music. The album will release on June 23rd. To hear the new single & get album details see our previous post. …continue reading

Colors And Carousels (ex Skyhawk Drive) Release New Single & Music Video

Colors And Carousels (ex Skyhawk Drive) Release New Single & Music Video

Colors And Carousels, featuring former Skyhawk Drive members and brothers Roland & Ridge Bingaman, have released a new single & music video for “Vacation’s Over”. Watch the video below & pick up both singles from Bandcamp (Name Your Price). The duo will release their debut full length, titled We Made This, in July.

Vacation’s Over by Colors And Carousels …continue reading

Dustin Kensrue – Carry the Fire

Review : Dustin Kensrue – Carry the Fire

Check out this review and I will tip my metaphorical hat to you. …continue reading

Golden Youth Unveil Music Video for “In A Dream”

Golden Youth Unveil Music Video for “In A Dream”

Golden Youth have released a music video for their brand new single “In A Dream”. Watch below & pick up the track on iTunes. …continue reading

The Notionaries Release ‘Brave With Wires’ EP

The Notionaries Release ‘Brave With Wires’ EP

The Notionaries have released their stellar debut EP titled Brave With Wires. The group features Lamar Fite, Logan Rine (Abandon Kansas), Nick Patrick (Abandon Kansas), & Andrew Hise. Stream the lead single “Excited Eyes” below. …continue reading

Secret Club Debut Music Video for “I Do What I Want”

Secret Club Debut Music Video for “I Do What I Want”

Secret Club debuted the music video for “I Do What I Want” & you can watch below. The group features AJ Babcock (House Of Heroes), Angela Plake (Bandit), & Nate Moran. The trio’s new album, titled Apocalypse Meow, will release on June 16th via American Echo. Pre-order here. For fans of The White Stripes, The Hives

[The video originally premiered on AbsolutePunk]

Concord Bicycle Music Purchases Fearless & Wind-Up

Concord Bicycle Music Purchases Fearless & Wind-Up

Earlier this month, it was announced that Concord Bicycle Music purchased both Fearless Records (August Burns Red, Motionless In White, Pierce The Veil) and the current roster of Wind-Up Records. According to Billboard, “The principals of both labels in the current deal, Wind-up president/CEO Ed Vetri and Fearless Records founder and president Bob Becker will remain a part of Concord with their labels and staffs for the most part intact, while leveraging radio promotion, synchronization, sales, …continue reading

BMG Purchases Rise Records

BMG Purchases Rise Records

BMG has announced the acquisition of US based Rise Records (Memphis May Fire, The Devil Wears Prada, Silverstein) in a reported multi-million dollar deal. The press release states, “Under the deal with BMG, Rise will continue to operate from its headquarters in Portland, Oregon under the leadership of Craig Ericson. BMG will handle back office functions and will offer Rise artists access to its international network. Rise currently generates around 95% of its revenue in the …continue reading

Copeland Unveil “I Can Make You Feel Young Again” Music Video

Copeland Unveil “I Can Make You Feel Young Again” Music Video

Copeland released the music video for “I Can Make You Feel Young Again”. Watch below. The song appears on the band’s latest album Ixora. …continue reading

Twenty One Pilots Debut Music Video for “Ride”

Twenty One Pilots Debut Music Video for “Ride”

twenty one pilots have released the music video for “Ride” from their upcoming album Blurryface. Watch below. The album releases next Tuesday via Fueled By Ramen. Pre-order packages are available or you can get the digital version on iTunes. …continue reading

Available At The Counter Release Lyric Video for “Chasing Tales” (ft. Jason Dunn)

Available At The Counter Release Lyric Video for “Chasing Tales” (ft. Jason Dunn)

Available At The Counter, an alternative rock band from Perth Australia, have released a lyric video for the track “Chasing Tales” which features Jason Dunn of Lights Go Down (ex Hawk Nelson). You can also listen to their new album Hello Reality below via Bandcamp. …continue reading

Twenty One Pilots Stream “Ride”

Twenty One Pilots Stream “Ride”

twenty one pilots posted another new track from their forthcoming album Blurryface. Listen to “Ride” below. The album releases on May 17th via Fueled By Ramen. Pre-order packages are available or you can get the digital version on iTunes. …continue reading

Citizens & Saints Premiere Video for “You Have Searched Me”

Citizens & Saints Premiere Video for “You Have Searched Me”

Citizens & Saints have released a music video for the track “You Have Searched Me”. You can also watch below. If you head over to The Gospel Coalition, where the video premiered, you can download the song & chord chart for free and read an article based on the track from vocalist Zach Bolen. In other news the band started a “Song Stories” series on their blog where they go deeper into the songs. …continue reading

Trouper Releases Self-Titled EP

Trouper Releases Self-Titled EP

Trouper released a new self-titled EP which can you listen to & purchase below via Bandcamp. It’s also available on other digital outlets including Spotify. The sound is described as “an exploration of rock, electronic, ambient and congregational church music. Member Eric Biddle also played guitar in The Gun Show. …continue reading

Acceptance Debuts New Track “Take You Away”

Acceptance Debuts New Track “Take You Away”

Acceptance have debuted a new song called “Take You Away” and also launched a brand new merch store. In other news, if you are near Los Angeles or Santa Ana they released tickets for two new shows in July. *Update*: The LA date sold out in 15 minutes, so the band added a second date. …continue reading

Cold War Kids Performs Acoustic Set & Interview w/KROQ, Song Featured in Cameron Crowe Trailer

Cold War Kids Performs Acoustic Set & Interview w/KROQ, Song Featured in Cameron Crowe Trailer

I tend to post a lot of Cold War Kids news here, but that is really because they are hitting it big this year. The band performed an acoustic set at KROQ’s Red Bull Sound Space and were interviewed by Kat Corbett which you can watch at KROQ’s website. It is also interesting to note that the radio station mentions that CWK has their popular single “First” featured prominently in the trailer for Cameron Crowe’s new movie Aloha. You …continue reading

Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 Join Shiprocked 2016

Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 Join Shiprocked 2016

ShipRocked which is billed as the “Ultimate Rock Music Cruise Vacation!” has released part of the lineup for the January 2016 trek. Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 will join headliners Five Finger Death Punch, Seether, Halestorm, & plenty of other acts which you can below. If you’re unfamiliar the cruise sets sail aboard the Norwegian Pearl on January 18th from Miami, FL and the heads to Costa Maya, Mexico. …continue reading

AudioFeed Festival Releases Lineup

AudioFeed Festival Releases Lineup

This year’s AudioFeed Festival will take place July 2-5 in Urbana, Illinois. Check out the performance roster below. Do any of you attend? …continue reading

Copeland to Host Reddit AMA

Copeland to Host Reddit AMA

Copeland are hosting a Reddit AMA at the company’s headquarters tomorrow at 11:30AM EST.

Abandon Kansas Stream ‘Alligator’

Abandon Kansas Stream ‘Alligator’

Abandon Kansas is streaming their new album Alligator on Relevant Magazine. The album releases May 12th & you can still pre-order through Amazon (digital & CD), iTunes, or direct from the band. The iTunes pre-order is a steal at $3.99 with 2 immediate downloads.

Abandon Kansas Unveil “Alligator” Music Video

Abandon Kansas Unveil “Alligator” Music Video

Abandon Kansas posted a music video for the title track from their upcoming album Alligator. Watch below. The album releases May 12th & you can pre-order through Amazon (digital & CD), iTunes, or direct from the band. The iTunes pre-order is still at $3.99 with 2 immediate downloads. …continue reading

Twenty One Pilots Post “Lane Boy”

Twenty One Pilots Post “Lane Boy”

twenty one pilots posted another new track from their forthcoming album Blurryface. Listen to “Lane Boy” below. The album releases on May 17th via Fueled By Ramen. Pre-order packages are available or you can get the digital version on iTunes. …continue reading

Great Awakening Nearing the End of Kickstarter Campaign

Great Awakening Nearing the End of Kickstarter Campaign

Great Awakening is running a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new 4-song EP and a documentary capturing their songwriting journey. Check out the promo video below along with their latest single “Restitution”. …continue reading

Woman  (Oh Mama) – Joy Williams

Music Video : Woman (Oh Mama) – Joy Williams

Alternative artist Joy Williams (formerly, The Civil Wars) posted a new music video on her Facebook this morning with the tagline:

I am a universe wrapped in skin. Maybe too much skin. But I felt I needed to show who I was from the inside out. Who we all are. I’m excited (and a little nervous) to share the video for “Woman (Oh Mama)” with you… Watch it it now!”

“Woman (Oh Mama)” comes from Joy’s upcoming album Venus. There is currently no release …continue reading

Emery Release Video for “Hard Times”

Emery Release Video for “Hard Times”

Emery have released the official music video for “Hard Time” from their upcoming May 19th release You Were Never Alone. Watch below. Pre-order the album from the band or on iTunes. …continue reading

Abandon Kansas Premiere “One Foot In The Grave” Lyric Video

Abandon Kansas Premiere “One Foot In The Grave” Lyric Video

Abandon Kansas have premiered the lyric video for “One Foot In The Grave”. Check it out below. They have also launched pre-orders for Alligator which releases on May 12th. Pick it up on Amazon (digital & CD), iTunes, or direct from the band. The iTunes pre-order is currently at $3.99 with 2 immediate downloads. …continue reading

Pioneer Post Music Video for “Nothing Left To Lose”

Pioneer Post Music Video for “Nothing Left To Lose”

Pioneer have released a music video for their new single “Nothing Left To Lose”. The song appears on the band’s new EP, Passive Aggression Pt. 1, which releases on May 12th via Slospeak Records. You can also see the album cover below. …continue reading

ForeverAtLast Announce The Ghost Story Tour

ForeverAtLast Announce The Ghost Story Tour

ForeverAtLast will be hitting the road this May/June on The Ghost Story Tour along with The Funeral Portrait. Check out the poster & dates below. The band was recently adding final touches to their Victory Records debut. …continue reading

Twenty One Pilots Reveal “Stressed Out” Music Video

Twenty One Pilots Reveal “Stressed Out” Music Video

twenty one pilots have released a music video for the single “Stressed Out” which you can watch below. The song appears on the duo’s upcoming album Blurryface. Pre-order from iTunes or physical packages here before it releases on May 19th via Fueled By Ramen. …continue reading

mewithoutYou Debut “Red Cow”

mewithoutYou Debut “Red Cow”

mewithoutYou have debuted a track from their upcoming album Pale Horses. Listen to “Red Cow” below. The band’s sixth album was produced by Will Yip (Title Fight, Tigers Jaw, Circa Survive) and will release on June 16th via Run For Cover Records. Check out the album cover & track listing below. Pre-orders launch on May 4th. The band will be touring in support of the record & you can get more info on that here. …continue reading

KROQ Announces Cold War Kids in Weenie Roast 2015 Lineup

KROQ Announces Cold War Kids in Weenie Roast 2015 Lineup

The world-famous radio station KROQ has announced that Cold War Kids will be a part of their 2015 Weenie Roast Y Fiesta lineup. It will be held at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater and tickets will go on sale this Friday at Ticketmaster. Seeing as tickets start at $50, you can alternatively win them in the coming weeks through KROQ. Proceeds from all ticket sales go twowards the Surfrider Foundation and Heal the Bay. …continue reading

Abandon Kansas Premiere New Songs on Dead Space Podcast

Abandon Kansas Premiere New Songs on Dead Space Podcast

Abandon Kansas has been premiering songs from the new album Alligator on the Dead Space Podcast. Check out the latest episode below. The album will be available on May 12th. Expect our review of the album soon! …continue reading

Citizens & Saints To Release ‘Join The Triumph’ Deluxe Edition

Citizens & Saints To Release ‘Join The Triumph’ Deluxe Edition

Citizens & Saints will release a deluxe edition of Join The Triumph on May 4th on BEC Recordings. check out the album cover & track listing below. The album features 3 new songs as well as remixes for the current radio singles. Pre-order on iTunes now & check out the new single “How Great Thou Art” on streaming services like Spotify, Google Play, Rdio, & more. …continue reading

Attalus Sign with Facedown Records

Attalus Sign with Facedown Records

Facedown Records have signed Attalus and will release the band’s 16-song concept album, Into The Sea, on June 2nd. Pre-order packages are now available on the Facedown webstore & they have debuted a new song called “Sirens” which you can check out below. The album was done with Mike Watts (As Cities Burn, As Tall As Lions) at Vudu Studio in Port Jefferson, NY. RIYL: La Dispute, Thrice, Brand New …continue reading

Attalus Announce Member Changes

Attalus Announce Member Changes

Attalus have announced that guitarist John Sierra is no longer with the band. The band have brought on Joseph Couillard, formerly of idealist, who played their last show earlier this year. Stay tuned for more exciting news about the band’s upcoming album Into The Sea which releases in June!

Foreverlin Premieres Music Video for “Broken Lines”

Foreverlin Premieres Music Video for “Broken Lines”

Foreverlin have premiered the music video for “Broken Lines”, a single from their new album Still After. Check it out below, along with another new song. The album release show is this Friday but you can pre-order from the band. …continue reading

Atlas Rhoads Debut Music Video for “Bride”

Atlas Rhoads Debut Music Video for “Bride”

Lynchburg, VA based quintet Atlas Rhoads have debuted the music video for “Bride” which appears on their brand new self-titled full length. Watch the video below & pick up the album on iTunes. If you’re unfamiliar you can also check out a 3 song sampler below via Noisetrade. For fans of Sigur Ros, Sleeping At Last, Eisley …continue reading

Jule Vera’s “One Little String” Available for Free Download

Jule Vera’s “One Little String” Available for Free Download

Alt band Jule Vera is giving away their promoted single “One Little String” for free. If you head over to Pure Noise Records’ website, you can download a free sampler featuring the song. Jule Vera will be on the Vans Warped Tour starting in June.

Kings Kaleidoscope Release ‘Live In Focus’

Kings Kaleidoscope Release ‘Live In Focus’

Kings Kaleidoscope have released their new EP ‘Live In Focus’ as a “pay what you want” download via their website. They also released the final 2 videos late last week. The video for “139/Redemption In Motion” can be viewed on NewReleaseTuesday. “All Creatures” premiered on Bad Christian.

Artifex Pereo ‘Time In Place’ Now on Vinyl

Artifex Pereo ‘Time In Place’ Now on Vinyl

Artifex Pereo’s Time In Place is now available on vinyl through Tooth & Nail. You can order here. It is limited to 500 copies. [h/t: John]