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According to a post on Dustin Kensrue’s Facebook he has entered the studio to record a follow-up to his 2007 solo debut Please Come Home. The album should be out next Spring on Staple / Vagrant. Read a quote from Dustin below.
Anberlin’s live show this Thursday from Irving Plaza in NYC will be live streamed via Yahoo (+24 hr replay). Also, in a recent interview, Christian mentions that the band plan on documenting some of the last shows including the ‘Cities’ date and also states “I’ve heard the term ‘box set’ thrown around”. Further in the interview he announces that he is teaming up with bassist Deon Rexroat for a “heavier, blues-rock” project. Finally, the…
Sleep For Dreaming posted a teaser clip for the new music video for “Terrible Things”. Check it out below. The full video will release on December 16th along with pre-orders for the band’s new album Reverie.
Anberlin have asked fans to share their top 10 songs from the band & tag #AnberlinTop10 on social media. So since a lot of our readers are fans of the band why don’t we try it here as well? Comment below with your top 10 tracks from Anberlin’s catalog.
Dustin Kensrue’s 2008 Christmas album, This Good Night Is Still Everywhere, is being re-pressed on limited edition colored vinyl (500 pure white / 500 white & blue swirl). Pre-order the Dec. 9th release here. Every pre-order gets a free download of the new cover “O Little Town of Bethlehem” which you can listen to below.
JOHNNYSWIM has released a new single from their upcoming holiday EP titled A JOHNNYSWIM Christmas. Check out “Christmas Day” below. The album releases next Tuesday, Nov. 11th. Along with the new album they are heading out on a Christmas tour in December. In other news, the duo announced that they are expecting their first child in February.
Rigoletto has announced that they will release their new EP, titled KID, on Nov. 25th. Check out a short album preview below along with the album cover.
Watch the lyric video for Sullivan‘s new song “What’s Good For The King” below. Pre-order the album, titled Heavy Is the Head, on iTunes or from Spartan Records. The album is scheduled to release on Dec. 9th.
Morgan Alley of Colours appears on the latest episode on the Kill Rock Podcast. The band, featuring former members of Burden Of A Day, are wrapping up pre-production for their upcoming album. Listen to the podcast below.
Ryan Clark & Randy Torres have announced the name of their new electronic project: NYVES. Check out a teaser video clip below. Their social media reads “On 11.5.14, it begins…” which hints at their Kickstarter which launches on Wednesday.
The Classic Crime are streaming their new album titled What Was Done, Vol. 1: A Decade Revisited. Listen below. It’s available for purchase at digital outlets now.
In a new interview with RadioU, Abandon Kansas frontman Jeremy Spring announced that they will be partnering with Bad Christian to release their new album next year. The band will hit the studio in December & January. Co-producing will be Dustin Burnett, who worked
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.