Tag Archives: folk
Copperlily released a brand new 3 song album titled The Beautiful Unseen EP yesterday which can be purchased on digital outlets. Listen to the title track below. The band also announced that they will be releasing a self-titled full length in March. Pre-order the album here & listen to a sampler below. If you pre-order you get the EP for free.
Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk have released the first track from their upcoming album titled Through Your Eyes (A Visual EP). Watch “Through Your Eyes” below. The six songs were recorded live in six different locations across Pender Island, BC. “All audio was recorded live on location, and no over-dubs or studio tricks were added.”. Pre-order here. It was originally supposed to release today but was delayed & should be available within a few weeks.
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors have announced that they will release a new album titled Medicine on January 27th, 2015. Check out the music video for “American Beauty” below. Pre-order a physical copy of CD & vinyl here. They will be on the road this November with Penny & Sparrow. Check dates on their website.
Nate Allen is in the midst of a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for a new solo album under the moniker Nate Allen and The Pac-Away Dots. He is looking to raise $3300 in support of the album titled Take Out The Trash and is just about 1/4 of the way there. Check out the promo video below.
Luke Cyrus Band have begun a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new EP. They are looking to raise $10k over the next 28 days and are inching towards 10% at this point. Check out the promo video below & check out a free 4 song download via Noisetrade.
The Cowards Choir (Andy Zipf) have recorded performances of two songs from their upcoming album Cool Currency, which is released on October 4th. Check out “Speaking For The Dead” and “Soul Got Weight” below:
The Gray Havens have released a video for “Far Kingdom,” as well as a video describing the song. The track appears on their upcoming album Fire and Stone, to be released January 6, 2015.
Neulore have released a Daytrotter Session. The band’s new album Animal Evolve will release on on September 23rd via Chop Shop / Island Records. RIYL: Mumford & Sons, NEEDTOBREATHE, Bon Iver, Coldplay
The Last Bison have released a music video for “Bad Country”. Check it out below. The video originally premiered on PopMatters. The song appears on the band’s upcoming album, titled VA, which releases September 30th.
Jenny & Tyler have released a new song called “In Everything You Do” as part of the Native: Americana Spotlight compilation. You can watch the lyric video below & check out the chords/lyrics. You can also read more about the song here. Pick up the compilation on iTunes.
Lauren Mann & the Fairly Odd Folk have released a music video for their catchy single “I Lost Myself”. Check it out below.
Jenny & Tyler have released a new song called “In Everything You Do” as part of the Native: Americana Spotlight compilation. You can listen to the song on their site & check out the chords/lyrics. Pick up the compilation on iTunes.
Alternative/Folk Rock fans, check out Cardinals. This trio is probably one of the most underrated bands in the Niagara Falls area right now.
An artist we have talked quite a bit about in the past and have been following for years, Jordan-Morgan Lansdowne, has signed a deal with small indie label Autumn + Colour and will release a new album later this year. Get a free download of some songs right here on the label’s website. Read the press release, below.
Folk duo eine blume, Caleb and Erin (James) Paxton, are using Kickstarter to fund a new album, Farewell to Shadowlands. Also, until the campaign ends on September 13, 2014, their last album is for free on Noisetrade!
Tim Neufeld & The Glory Boys will release a solo album next week titled The Joy. You might recognize him as the frontman of Starfield. You can check out the single “I’m Free” below & if you pre-order on iTunes you get the single immediately. The band is currently on the Joy-Ride Tour which will run until November. Dates here.
Lauren Mann & The Fairly Odd Folk will release Where the Ocean Meets the Sky: A Visual EP on October 14th. More info will be released soon.
Episode 2 of The Liturgists Podcast titled ‘Genesis & Evolution’ features Science Mike, Lissa Paino, & Michael Gungor discussing the recent controversy & specifically Ken Ham (Answers In Genesis). Listen here. Ken Ham has responded to what is discussed on the podcast in an article on his site. To check out past articles & conversation about this situation on IVM go here.
Bad Christian released a new podcast which is the first of three live episodes. Listen here. It was recorded live in Seattle on August 26th and features live performances from Vocal Few and Kings Kaleidoscope. They also take questions from the audience. The guys were also recently covered on Crosswalk about BC.
Brady Toops has his self-titled up on Noisetrade for a limited time. Listen & download below. Also be sure to check out our recent interview. RIYL: John Mark McMillan, All Sons & Daughters, Jon Foreman
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.