Tag Archives: folk
The Classic Crime & Vocal Few (ft. Matt MacDonald of TCC) have both partnered with Bad Christian Music to release upcoming material. TCC’s new album, titled What Was Done: Vol. 1, will release this Fall. Matt has been working with BC as their Marketing Director. Check out some new merch here.
NEEDTOBREATHE have been releasing videos from the “Live Room Sessions”. You can now watch all the live videos below. The band also released a digital album of all these tracks titled 60/50 Ocean Way the Live Room Sessions which is available now. If you order from the band you’ll get a 20% discount on other store items.
The Collection’s fantastic debut full-length Ars Moriendi in now available on Noisetrade in celebration of its one month birthday. Ars Moriendi is at times powerful and dynamic, sensitive and mournful, fun and lighthearted; all while taking the listener on a journey from life to death. This is a must listen for any fan of folk, chamber, and classical music.
You can check out the album cover for Stay The Shores brand new Water And Bones EP below. It will release on September 9th. You can also watch the album promo video below.
Chris Staples, formerly of TwoThirtyEight and Discover America, has released a new album titled American Soft. You can stream via Youtube below. If you want to order a physical copy get it through Barsuk or pick it up on any digital outlet.
Michael Gungor is the most recent guest on the BadChristian podcast. Listen here. In other news Answers In Genesis, a ministry of Ken Ham that promotes young earth creationism, has addressed the controversy.
Michael Gungor has written “I’m With You (Part 2)” which is a response to the recent attention his beliefs have gotten with a post titled “I’m With You”. Check the new post here & the Part 1 here. [Thanks: Robert]
NEEDTOBREATHE have been releasing videos from the “Live Room Sessions”. Check out all but the last video below. The Live Room sessions were recorded in Studio A at the infamous Ocean Way Recordings (Los Angeles, CA) earlier this year.
Judah & The Lion have premiered the music video for “Rich Kids” a song from their upcoming new album. Watch below. You can pre-order the album, titled Kids These Days, from PledgeMusic. It will be available on September 9th. Don’t forget to check out our recent interview!
World Magazine released an article a few days ago that I keep seeing pop up on various social media outlets. It discusses the group Gungor & their move away from biblical orthodoxy. It addresses an interview Michael Gungor did with Oakland Press late last year along with a blog post from the band’s website. I thought it would be profitable for discussion here on IVM so read the articles & comment with…
The Last Bison have released a new track called “Every Time”. Listen below. The song appears on the band’s upcoming new album titled VA.
Folk rockers The Oh Hellos have recently recorded a live session with Audiotree, which includes a brand new song, “Dear Wormwood.” Check it out.
Besides Daniel has begun work on his new album to be released early next year. For this week only he is giving away his previous EP, titled This Marvelous Grief, on Bandcamp. If you haven’t checked out this album you really should. Listen/download below.
Music Video : Jenny & Tyler – I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For (ft. Sara Groves & Virtual Choir)
Jenny & Tyler have released a music video for “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” from For Freedom: A Covers EP. Pick up the album on Amazon or iTunes. All proceeds from the sale of the album go to organizations that fight human trafficking.
James And The Drifters will release their new album, title All That Gold, on August 5th. Check out a few tracks below. For those unfamiliar with the group reader an (older) interview here. Pre-order from the band.
David Wimbish of The Collection was kind enough to take some time and have a conversation with me over email. We talked about The Collection’s new album, “Ars Moriendi,” how the writing process works, what it’s like to have a family for a band, faith, hope, love, and everything else in between.
The Collection have released their new album titled Ars Moriendi & have also debuted a brand new video for “The Gown Of Green” via Team Coco (Conan O’Brien). Watch the video below. Purchase the album on iTunes or you can stream & purchase below via Bandcamp.
Flesh and Bone Records is releasing the latest full length “How Long” from Bradley Hathaway. Released independently on CD late in 2013, Flesh and Bone is revisiting this full length with a limited edition custom cassette release. Details are as follows:
- /50 Transparent w/ white swirl cassettes
- U-Card packaging with front/back insert
- Digital download card inclided
- Flesh and Bone Records sticker included
- Album art 1″ button included
1. Daddy’s Name
2. How Long
5. He Drives
Neulore have announced that they will release their new album, titled Animal Love, on September 23rd via Chop Shop / Island Records. If you’re unfamiliar with the band you can check out some music including free downloads below. RIYL: Mumford & Sons, NEEDTOBREATHE, Bon Iver, Coldplay
Anton Kellner & The Lone Stars are set to release their new album, titled You Were The Fire, on July 29th. Pre-order on iTunes now. The band also just released a music video for the single “Rebel” which you can watch on Unsigned & Unleashed. You might recognize Anton as the former vocalist of Holding Onto Hope.
Come & Live! has partnered with Rivers & Robots an indie worship band out of Manchester, UK. Check out the lyric video for “Shepherd Of My Soul” below. You can pick up their album on Bandcamp (stream below), iTunes, or download via Come & Live!.
NEEDTOBREATHE have released the first track from the “Live Room Sessions”. Check it out below. The Live Room sessions were recorded in Studio A at the infamous Ocean Way Recordings (Los Angeles, CA) earlier this year. The band will be releasing one new track each week.
7/10 – The Heart
7/17 – Wasteland
7/24 – Difference Maker
7/31 – Outsiders
8/7 – Devil’s Been Talkin’
8/14 – Something Beautiful
Vespers III & IV challenges the complacency of the listener and forces them to engage with the music beyond merely letting it wash over them.
Kingfest started today at Kings Dominion in Richmond, VA and will continue through the weekend. Performers include Switchfoot, Newsboys, Hillsong Young & Free, Matthew West, Jamie Grace, Thousand Foot Krutch, Andy Mineo, and more. Check out the full schedule. Any IVMers ever been or are planning on attending this year?
Orchestral folk rockers The Collection have a Noisetrade Sampler currently available for free download. It features three new songs from their upcoming album Ars Moriendi, as well as a B-Side.