Tag Archives: folk
Beth Hazel Farris, a new artist from New Orleans, has released her debut EP, simply titled EP No. 1, featuring ‘Follow Me’, recently recorded by Casting Crowns on their album Thrive. Check out the review.
MercyMe released their brand new album “Welcome To The New” last week, via Fair Trade Services; check out behind the scenes videos of the album below!
Indie pop/CCM artist Jessa Anderson has released her album Whole today. Check out the lyric video of the song ‘Idols’, the first single from the album, below.
The Gray Havens are putting the finishing touches on their first full length album, Fire and Stone. The first single, “The Stone”, is the third track on the album, and is now available for purchase.
Nickel Creek will be performing a song off their brand new album, titled A Dotted Line, this Wednesday on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Check out the video & an acoustic behind-the-scenes performance below.
The Doodads & Don’ts have released a new album titled, Changing Your Habits, which you can check out below via Bandcamp or Noisetrade. The band’s previous album is available at both outlets as well. [Thanks Luke]
Wife of Will Franklin Chapman and daughter in law of Steven Curtis Chapman, Jillian Edwards has released her new album, Daydream. Here is the review.
Ethan Luck will release a brand new “Solo” ep titled “Hard Seas” through bandcamp, noisetrade, and iTunes on April 4th. The ep will feature 5 songs. Read Ethan’s letter to fans, below for further info.
Due to the success of her Kickstarter, Audrey Assad is releasing a short film titled, O Happy Fault. In a surprise move she has released an EP of the same name featuring the live recordings from that film. You can download it below. It’s limited to a certain number of downloads available so grab it while you can.
Rend Collective, signed to Integrity Music, have released their 3rd album ‘The Art of Celebration’, featuring the hit song ‘My Lighthouse’ and potential single ‘Joy’. Check out the review.
Shawn McDonald releases his new album in April 2014. Check out his first single from the album below.
Singer/songwriter Jason Gray has released his new music video, ‘With Every Act of Love’, from his latest album, Love Will Have the Final Word. Check out the video below.
There’s something beautiful in Jacob Montague’s music: he’s left me awestruck with All Creatures – Volume One. It’s simply incredible.
Wovenhand to release Refractory Obdurate domestically through Deathwish Inc. in April
Without much promotion besides a few tweets, the folksy-rock band Ruth put out a 6-track EP today. The surprise EP, Voilà, can be streamed on Spotify or purchased at iTunes. What do you think of this unexpected release? I find the cover art interesting as it is very simple and similar to the cover of their last release Payola.
K-Love is premiering Rend Collective’s brand new video for the track “My Lighthouse” which you can watch below. The song appears on the band’s upcoming March 17th release, titledThe Art Of Celebration.
Indie folk/acoustic/worship artist Ellie Holcomb releases her debut album ‘As Sure As the Sun’ on Tuesday 18th February, with her promotional single ‘Marvellous Light’ and her current single, ‘The Broken Beautiful’. Check out the review.
We are excited to bring you a stream of “The Broken Beautiful” by Ellie Holcomb which you can listen to below. The song will appear on Ellie’s upcoming full length solo release, “As Sure as the Sun” which releases on February 18th. You might know Ellie Holcomb as part of Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors (her husband, Drew, leads the band).
Folky singer-songwriter duo The Civil Wars have released the Between the Bars EP, a short collection of covers ranging from Michael Jackson to the Romantics. The release comes as something of a surprise considering that last any of us heard, members John Paul White and Joy Williams are not even on speaking terms. Check out the EP here on iTunes.
Tim Skipper of House of Heroes and his wife Stephanie Skipper have released their collaborative EP under the name Copperlily. Check out the review.
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors along with Judah & the Lion will embark on the “Nothing But Trouble, Nothing But Time Tour” beginning March 28th. Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors are currently on tour in Europe and will be back stateside for a show February 14th (Valentine’s Day). View all the dates and info below. Drew Holcomb and his band released one of my top rated releases of 2013 (‘Good Light’) and I encourage you to check them out.
David Crowder, now doing a solo career, as released his official lyric video of his single, ‘I Am’, off his forthcoming album Neon Steeple releasing May 2014. Check out the lyric video below.
I’m very sorry to not have heard The Tale of a Broken Compass in 2013, because I want all the more time to digest what I’ve heard, and it would have undoubtedly made it on my Best Of list.
Folksy singer-songwriter couple Battle Victorious have announced that their new album Blanket Over Me will be released sometime next month, and they have released the title track for free download on their Reverbnation profile. You can also check out their Kickstarter campaign for extra goodies.