Tag Archives: hard rock
Michael Sweet has announced that the new Stryper album has been written & features 12 new songs & one cover. The band now heads to pre-preduction for a week & begin recording on February 1st. The album will release later this year via Frontiers Records.
The 2015 K-Love Fan Awards Press Conference at the historic Franklin Theatre is going on live now via Youtube. You can stream the event below. Along with the nominee announcements there will be special music performances from Colton Dixon, Plumb, Matt Maher, Francesca Battistelli, Matthew West and Steven Curtis Chapman (hosting the event).
Revolver Magazine recently caught up with Kristen May of Flyleaf and talked about some criticism she has received about whether she is “Christian enough” when compared with prior vocalist Lacey Sturm. Check out the interview here. What do you think? In other news the band released a lyric video for the single “Thread” which you can watch below.
Wonder Jam will be taking place on Saturday, June 20th at Canada’s Wonderland theme park in Toronto (Canada). This yearly Christian music festival at the Canadian amusement park will include in 2015 Skillet as a headliner, after a 3-year hiatus since the band’s last appearance at the festival.
Fireflight have posted a lyric video for the single “Resuscitate” which you can watch below. The song appears on the band’s upcoming album, titled Innova, which has been pushed back to a May 2015 release. You can purchase the single on iTunes & pre-order the album via IndieGoGo.
Kids Interview Bands have interviewed Head & Fieldy of Korn. Check out the video interview below. It appears both guys are fans of Hillsong’s hit single “Oceans”.
Decyfer Down is going on tour and releasing a new album. The band wants YOU to be a part of the process. Check out the details & Kickstarter promo below.
Andrew Schwab announced a 52 week Tin Soldiers Study Guide starting January 1 on thetinsoldiers.com. If you haven’t purchased the book & study guide you can do so here. More details will be announced soon.
Hard rock band RED has launched a Pledgemusic drive for their next album of Beauty and Rage. While details are very scarce at this point, the album is due 2/24/15 (Fun fact: Every RED studio album, except their debut, has been released in Feb. Maybe because of the association of the color red? Their debut was a significant release date of its own on 6/6/6).
The pre-order options vary from a signed CD copy for $30 (a bit expensive)…
Scott Stapp uploaded a video to his Facebook addressing many of the rumors swirling after he cancelled a recent tour & basically disappeared. According to the video his finances have been under audit & he alleges that people have been stealing money from him. Some users have uploaded to Youtube so you can watch it below.
The Youtube user ‘K. Huntington’ uploaded Project 86’s set from their Knives to the Future album release show at the Vanguard in Tulsa, OK. Check it out below.
Pillar posted a teaser clip of “Embrace The Chaos”, which had the running title of “Obliterate”. Check it out below. The song will appear on their upcoming album due out in 2015.
Christian Lindskog posted a short clip on Instagram with Marcus Dahlström on “#teardropactivist”, which you can hear below. In the description he states that all the members of Blindside will be home soon & they will begin working on new material.
P.O.D. have released the acoustic version of “Youth Of The Nation” which you can listen to below. It appears on the band’s new album The SoCal Sessions which releases on Tuesday. Make sure to check out our review of the album!
In our final, deluxe, day of Project 86 week, we unveil the questions that Schwab picked to answer from your fan questions!
Project 86 Week continues, right here exclusively on IVM. For this installment, we ask Andrew about working for the church and touring with Project 86.
Project 86 released their hard hitting new album Knives To The Future on November 11th. Make to check out our special week of coverage & pick it up at a digital retailer or store near you. Read the review here.
Islander will be hitting the road with Seether, Papa Roach, and Kyng in January & February. Check out Islander’s announcement video below along with the dates.
Veridia have premiered their new music video for the single “Furious Love”. Watch it below. The song appears on the band’s EP, titled Inseparable, which is available on digital outlets now.