Tag Archives: Alternative
Relevant Magazine has listed their 10 songs from the 90′s that they think still hold up after all these years. Check it out here and comment on whether or not you agree.
Wayfarer, soon to be Pacific Gold, have just started a Kickstarter to fund a new full length. If you back the project, at any level, you will receive the new Pacific Gold EP featuring 3 brand new tracks & a Velvet Underground cover. The full length will release late winter / early spring 2014.
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.
Kye Kye will release the single “Honest Affection” as well as a video on October 29th. The song is taken from the band’s upcoming full length, titled Fantasize, due out early in 2014.
Paper Route, who hit the studio in August to record a new album, have also been recording cover tracks. The first was Lorde’s single “Royals” and there’s another song yet to be announced. Check out the cover video below which is available to purchase at digital outlets now.
Check out the first new song “Into Your Veins” from the upcoming Five Iron Frenzy album, “Engine of a Million Plots”, due out November 26th. Pre-sales go live on October 29th. You can buy this single on iTunes / Amazon.
We talked about this a few weeks ago and now the band Emery has made it official. Read the press release below. Emery’s next album “You Were Never Alone” will be released early next year.
Five Iron Frenzy have added a few dates to their November run of shows. Click here to see where and when. The band’s first new album in 10 years, “Engine of a Million Plots” will release on November 26th.
Check out the indie rock band OceanSpeak. They are currently on rotation at RadioU and their new single “Jezebel” is up for stream and download below via our SoundCloud. For fans of: Seabird, My Epic, Keane, Coheed and Cambria, Anberlin.
The Classic Crime will be celebrating 10 years as a band in 2014 and in celebration they are going to record an all “Acoustic” album. The band is seeking your help in the form of a fundraising campaign where you can join with the band and “pre-order” the new acoustic release. View the video below and contribute to the Kickstarter right here. Happy 10 years The Classic Crime!
Five Iron Frenzy are making it official, “Engine of a Million Plots” their new album will release on November 26th. The album features 11 new tracks and a remixed/remastered version of “It Was a Dark and Stormy Night”. View the album artwork right here at the official FIF site. They have also teased that their back catalog will get the vinyl treatment as well. Catch the band on a run of dates with Reel Big Fish in November.…
Evan Baker the lead singer for Good Luck Varsity has posted his statement on why he has left the band. Evan is starting a new band called “American Arson” which you can find out more info here. American Arson will release their debut material in summer of 2014.
Suddenly what was once a relatively straightforward eleven-song rock album is now an eighteen-song behemoth and more…
The Fold have decided to put their new album “Moving Past” on Bandcamp for “Name Your Price”. That can either mean “FREE” or whatever amount you want to donate to the band to get the full 31 songs. Listen/Download below. The album is also available on iTunes/Amazon.
It appears that the band My Epic will release their new album “Behold” on December 10th through Facedown Records. So it looks as though we will get both this album and Everything in Slow Motion in the same week. Who’s going to join with me in excitement?
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]
HM Magazine is streaming the entire new Polyvalent album right here. If you like what you hear, pick up the album (and other merch) from the band in their webstore here. Use the code “KC” and you’ll get 15% off your order today only.
The Fold will release their new independent full length, “Moving Past“, on October 15th. Album will be available on all digital networks. Listen/Download the album below via Bandcamp for Free (or Donation).
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.
Jason Dunn, former lead singer for Hawk Nelson, has released his new “solo” song titled “Insecurity” which you can buy off of iTunes here. The song takes a stand against bullying, releasing during anti-bullying month.
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.
The Fold will return to music lovers’ hearts on October 15th with the release of their brand new full length, “Moving Past”. Kickstarter backers (myself included) just received our copies of the digital files. It’s definitely a return to form for the group and is sure to please long time fans.
Check out this brand new Aaron Sprinkle song, “Can’t Last Forever” off the new album “Water & Guns” available today via Tooth & Nail Records.
Alt-rock band Switchfoot has released a music video for “Love Alone Is Worth The Fight”. This is from their recent Fading West EP (you can read my review here) and will also be featured on their full-length in January.
Check out this cool new music video from newly reunited band, His Legacy, for their new song “From the Outside In”, below.