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Questions for Hearts Like Lions?

Questions for Hearts Like Lions?

This week I will be getting in touch with fellow Long Beach, CA natives Hearts Like Lions for an interview. The indie rock band was signed to Tooth & Nail Records and released the Kickstarter-supportedThese Hands last year. HLL is currently on tour with Hotel Books and will support The Classic Crime next month. Comment below with any questions for the band. The floor is now open…

(not literally, don’t worry about falling in)

mewithoutyou Sign to Run For Cover Records, Expect LP6 This Summer

mewithoutyou Sign to Run For Cover Records, Expect LP6 This Summer

Experimental-indie band mewithoutyou has signed to Run For Cover Records. Read the press release below and the teaser video for more info. Anybody as pumped for this as me?

 

We could not be more excited to announce Run For Cover has signed the legendary mewithoutYou. We will be releasing the bands 6th LP (produced by Will Yip) this summer, which is the incredible follow up to 2013’s Ten Stories. The band’s forthcoming LP is a carefully focused and personal album that span …continue reading

We Are The City Provides Early Stream to “Violent”

We Are The City Provides Early Stream to “Violent”

We Are The City is streaming their new-ish album one week early on Spotify. The album was originally released by the band in 2013, but the album is now receiving proper promotion/distribution from Tooth & Nail. Check out the stream here. Violent will be available to purchases March 24th via Tooth & Nail Record

Hotel Books – Constant Conclusions

Music Video : Hotel Books – Constant Conclusions

Here is a brand new music video from indie rock/spoken word group Hotel Books. This song, “Constant Conclusions”, can be found on their upcoming album Run Wild, Young Beauty on April 7th, 2015.

Dustin Kensrue – Of Crows and Crowns

Music Video : Dustin Kensrue – Of Crows and Crowns

Dustin Kensrue has released a new music video for his track “Of Crows and Crowns” which will be released on his upcoming new full length release titled “Carry the Fire”, which is due out April 21st. Video can be found, below. …continue reading

Jesse and The Sprinkles Release New Music

Jesse and The Sprinkles Release New Music

Jesse Sprinkle (Poor Old Lu, Demon Hunter, Dead Poetic, Vekora, a ton of other bands) has released a new album under the name “Jesse and The Sprinkles” and you can listen to it below. The ep is titled “The Winter Blue” and it’s available for “Name your price” on bandcamp here. Don’t forget, Jesse released another great album with his other band, Vekora, last fall that is available right here. Spacey and dreamy indie rock. …continue reading

Slow Coming Day Reunion?

Slow Coming Day Reunion?

News has hit the streets about a potential Slow Coming Day “reunion” with the original members. The band posted a picture of the original lineup practicing together for the first time in over 10 years. Where this band goes next is any ones guess. Stay tuned to our website for further info. The band’s debut ep from 2002 is available now on digital networks.

Mike Mains & The Branches to Support Mae on Tour

Mike Mains & The Branches to Support Mae on Tour

Everything, everything is gunna be alright, gunna be alright for Mike Mains. After expanding their Everglow tour nationwide, Mae has selected indie rock band Mike Mains & The Branches to support them. Check out the dates below and buy your tickets on sale now.

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Mae Plans to Re-Release ‘Destination: B-Sides’

Mae Plans to Re-Release ‘Destination: B-Sides’

Stacking up on news of an expanded tour and possible new music, indie rock band Mae announced that they are planning to re-release Destination: B-Sides. You can preorder the album on iTunes now. 

 

Hotel Books to Tour with Defeater, Counterparts, Capsize and Better Off

Hotel Books to Tour with Defeater, Counterparts, Capsize and Better Off

Indie spoken word group Hotel Books will be supporting Defeater, Counterparts, Capsize and Better Off on their upcoming tour. The band recently finishing recording their full-length record. Nick Sturz (of Hearts Like Lions, Dynasty) will be assisting Hotel Books by playing bass on this tour. Check out the dates below. …continue reading

Mae Expands ‘The Everglow’ 10th Anniversary Tour In May

Mae Expands ‘The Everglow’ 10th Anniversary Tour In May

Starting off with only a few planned shows, indie-rock band Mae seems to have returned with a full-length tour! The band will be playing a slew of new dates throughout May and June to support the 10th anniversary of their album The Everglow. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow. Mae is also planning on releasing new music by the end of this year. 

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Least of These – Carry Me

Least of These – Carry Me

Least of These have posted their brand new song “Carry Me” of which you can take a listen to below. The band’s new album “Mere Image” is out on February 3rd via Pando Records. …continue reading

Our City Sleeps Plans a Comeback in 2015

Our City Sleeps Plans a Comeback in 2015

According to the their Facebook page, it appears the band Our City Sleeps are staging some sort of comeback in 2015. Our City Sleeps is a group I personally hyped and wrote about back in 2009/2010. This indie rock band showed quite a bit of promise and potential back when we were writing about them but the band fizzled out of existence not long after. This will definitely be a group to keep your eyes on in 2015. …continue reading

Vekora & Poor Old Lu Release Christmas Song

Vekora & Poor Old Lu Release Christmas Song

That’s right friends, the legendary Poor Old Lu have come together with Jesse Sprinkle’s new band, Vekora, to record a very special original Christmas song titled “The Brightest Star”. Listen to the song below via Bandcamp and purchase it here for only $1.00. …continue reading

Hearts Like Lions – These Hands

Review : Hearts Like Lions – These Hands

A review of the major label debut release from indie rock band Hearts Like Lion …continue reading

Future of Forestry Weekly December Video Release + Christmas Music

Future of Forestry Weekly December Video Release + Christmas Music

Future of Forestry will be posting a special video every Monday until Christmas. Watch the first one, below. Buy Advent 1, 2, and 3 over at the FOF store right here. …continue reading

Oceans and Vessels Release New Album

Oceans and Vessels Release New Album

Indie Rock/Worship band, Oceans and Vessels, have released their brand new album titled “Preeminent” which is available on all digital networks including iTunes / Amazon. Listen on Spotify too. Thoughts?

Least of These – Temple Bodies

Least of These – Temple Bodies

Least of These have released their brand new song titled “Temple Bodies” which you can listen to below. The group’s brand new album, “Mere Image”, is out on January 6th 2015 via Pando Records. …continue reading

The Frozen Ocean – The Skeleton Key

The Frozen Ocean – The Skeleton Key

The Frozen Ocean have just posted a brand new song “The Skeleton Key”, which you can listen to below. The incredible new album from The Frozen Ocean (which is Dave Swanson of the band Life In Your Way), will be available early next year. …continue reading

Gdansk Releases EP 2

Gdansk Releases EP 2

Hamilton,Ontario’s Gdansk released their 2nd EP of 2014 today, aptly named EP 2. You can stream it below or download it Bandcamp or iTunes. …continue reading

Matter Releases Limited Edition 7″ Vinyl

Matter Releases Limited Edition 7″ Vinyl

Tomorrow Matter are releasing a limited quantity of an already limited edition 7″ record exclusively through the band’s bandcamp page. There are only 55 currently available online out of 100 total. The band’s latest album “Teraphim” is available now through bandcamp and can be heard below. [Website] [Facebook] [Twitter] …continue reading

Great Awakening Releases Studio Trailer

Great Awakening Releases Studio Trailer

Great Awakening have released a trailer for their recent time in the studio. Check it out below. …continue reading

New Song From Come Wind

New Song From Come Wind

Check out Come Wind’s new song “Not This” through the exclusive video premiere at Substream Magazine. …continue reading

Seabird ‘Troubled Days’ Documentary

Seabird ‘Troubled Days’ Documentary

Ashley Dugger released a documentary film about Seabird called Troubled Days. You can watch the 30 minute film below. The description reads ““Troubled Days” takes an in-depth look at individuals chasing their dreams by profiling the local band Seabird. Seabird has seen national success with songs featured on ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy and Pushing Daisies. In 2010, their song “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful” was a #1 hit on Christian radio, yet they are still struggling to make a name for themselves. In this documentary, Seabird serves as an example of artists across the country trying to make a career doing what they love.” …continue reading

Stay the Shores to Release “Water and Bones” This Tuesday September 9th

Stay the Shores to Release “Water and Bones” This Tuesday September 9th

Stay the Shores will release their brand new ep “Water and Bones” this coming Tuesday September 9th through all digital retailers including their own Bandcamp page. Check out the album via bandcamp, below. You can pre-order the album via bandcamp below for $5 (Digital) or $10 (physical + 4 bonus tracks). This album is our “Featured Release” of the week and we encourage you to check it out. …continue reading

Falling Up Comes to an End

Falling Up Comes to an End

Falling Up has announced that this new album will unfortunately be their last one. They are about 55% funded on their kickstarter campaign with 9 days to go. Consider contributing and pre-order this final album from a beloved band that have had a truly great career in the music scene. Read their letter to fans, below. [Thanks Phil Metalhed] …continue reading

Attalus launches IndieGoGo campaign for new concept album

Attalus launches IndieGoGo campaign for new concept album

Please support Attalus and check out their IndieGoGo Campaign! After 2 years of writing, Attalus is set to release a concept album called “Into the Sea”. Help them finish the album and get a download of 4 new songs! They are also giving away their new song “Albatross” free just for checking out the campaign.

Check it out here: Attalus Indiegogo campaign

 

Golden Youth Release “The Cabin Ep”

Golden Youth Release “The Cabin Ep”

Indie rock/pop darlings, Golden Youth, release a 5 song Ep titled “The Cabin” via digital networks. Check it out online now and make sure you support this great band.

Young Fox – The Answer

Young Fox – The Answer

Spartan Records has signed the band Young Fox and will release the band’s new ep “Predecessors” on July 22nd. Listen to the song “The Answer” below in both Soundcloud and Lyric Video format. …continue reading

Bradley Hathaway “How Long” Tape Pre-Orders

Bradley Hathaway “How Long” Tape Pre-Orders

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

Track Listing:
1. Daddy’s Name
2. How Long
3. Courthouse
4. Georgia
5. He Drives
6. …continue reading

Bigfoot Wallace Release ‘Cup And Crown EP’

Bigfoot Wallace Release ‘Cup And Crown EP’

Big Foot Wallace released the ‘Cup And Crown EP’. Check it out via Noisetrade or Bandcamp below.

Cup and Crown EP by Bigfoot Wallace

Great Awakening – Restitution (Live)

Music Video : Great Awakening – Restitution (Live)

Great Awakening has released their brand new video of them performing the new song “Restitution” LIVE without over-dubs and it’s RAW the way it should be! Check out this great band, below. …continue reading

Great Awakening, Returns!

Great Awakening, Returns!

Great Awakening have returned after a 3 year hiatus, with new music. You can find out more on the band right here and watch the teaser clip below. …continue reading

Sleep For Sleepers – Discovery

Review : Sleep For Sleepers – Discovery

“Discovery” is a delight of nostalgic and energetic indie rock that remains in the realm of familiarity that the band has produced. …continue reading

Check Out: Loyals

Check Out: Loyals

Loyals is a new project featuring Jon Hubbell of Bigfoot Wallace. They’re from Chandler, Arizona and play an ambient experimental indie rock sound. Check them out below or right here. [Facebook] …continue reading

Ex-Curbsquirrels Member Releases New Hymns/Worship Album

Ex-Curbsquirrels Member Releases New Hymns/Worship Album

Ex-Curbsquirrels singer/guitarist and producer extraordinaire Eric Tuffendsam and his wife Suzy have released a special 7 track hymns/worship ep on bandcamp. You can check it out below and buy it for just $5.00. “This album was recorded from about 2012 – 2014. It was released in order to support our family as I (Eric) take part in a pastoral training program at Christ the King Church in Cincinnati, OH! Please consider donating money in order to further the gospel of Jesus Christ, or if you would just like to buy the cd, the price is $5.” …continue reading

Paul Demer – Canvas of Sky

Review : Paul Demer – Canvas of Sky

Check out this review of Paul Demer’s first solo full-length album, “Canvas of Sky.” …continue reading

Artifex Pereo

Artifex Pereo

Artifex Pereo have released their Tooth & Nail Records debut titled “Time in Place”. Read our review right here. The album is available on all digital networks and on physical media here.

Young and Heartless – Desk Rot

Young and Heartless – Desk Rot

Young and Heartless have released their new song “Desk Rot” off the upcoming album “The Pull of Gravity” due out June 24th. Pre-order the album here in a few different packages. …continue reading

My Epic “Yet” Vinyl, On the Way

My Epic “Yet” Vinyl, On the Way

Facedown Records posted a pic on Facebook showing a test press for the My Epic album “Yet” and said that the vinyl is coming soon. Check out the pic below and sound off in the comments about your favorite “Yet” song. …continue reading

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