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Brave Season have announced their upcoming album, titled On Long Distance and The Ties That Held Us Together, will release on June 9th. Check out the new single “Never Enough” below & pre-order the album here. …continue reading
Sleeping At Last has provided details for the new project Atlas: Year Two & released the first 2 songs. Ryan wrote a new blog entry detailing the themes & has partnered with Indonesian artist Elicia Edijanto who will paint an exclusive watercolors for each of the tracks. You can check out her work here. Fans can subscribe for $20 & get 25 brand new tracks throughout the year. Read more about the themes here. The new track “Life” will hit digital outlets on May 26th. The full track listing can be found below. …continue reading
Citizens & Saints have released a music video for the track “You Have Searched Me”. You can also watch below. If you head over to The Gospel Coalition, where the video premiered, you can download the song & chord chart for free and read an article based on the track from vocalist Zach Bolen. In other news the band started a “Song Stories” series on their blog where they go deeper into the songs. …continue reading
Bandit have premiered the music video for “The Drive Home” from their recent album, titled Of Life. Watch below. You can also purchase physical copies through Broken Circles or the digital album via Bandcamp below. [The video originally premiered on NPR] …continue reading
Nashville-based Poema will independently release a new EP, titled Pretty Speeches, on July 10th. We posted about the new single “Go Away” in March, but if you missed it you can listen below. The new material shows the duo is moving more in a laid-back pop direction when compared to previous offerings. Expect some touring this summer. …continue reading
Indie and Pop-Rock fans, check out Mount Farewell. Mount Farewell began with three friends chasing an involvement in an art based group. When they connected with two other friends who completed the groups musical needs, the band was formed. Mount Farewell is the collective product of five creative personalities. It is driven by what inspires them. You can catch them on Stringnoize Stage at Overflow Youth Conference on May 16th in Waterloo, ON. …continue reading
The Jellyrox (Matt Langston, Ex-Eleventyseven) recently released an EP of songs that he swapped with The Rough & Tumble. Check it out as a free download on bandcamp. Matt is currently making progress on his next album with The Jellyrox. …continue reading
Sleeping At Last’s music has become more or less of a mainstay of the popular TV show Grey’s Anatomy. Tonight, the show will be featuring a brand new cover song from Ryan O’Neal. No word on what the song is yet, but he tends to release them for purchase days after they debut. Keep checking back for more info! …continue reading
Citizens & Saints will release a deluxe edition of Join The Triumph on May 4th on BEC Recordings. check out the album cover & track listing below. The album features 3 new songs as well as remixes for the current radio singles. Pre-order on iTunes now & check out the new single “How Great Thou Art” on streaming services like Spotify, Google Play, Rdio, & more. …continue reading
Lynchburg, VA based quintet Atlas Rhoads have debuted the music video for “Bride” which appears on their brand new self-titled full length. Watch the video below & pick up the album on iTunes. If you’re unfamiliar you can also check out a 3 song sampler below via Noisetrade. For fans of Sigur Ros, Sleeping At Last, Eisley …continue reading
This is an excerpt of my review of We Are The City’s latest album. You should read the full review instead of the excerpt. It’s much better. …continue reading
mewithoutYou will release their new album Pale Horses on June 16th via Run For Cover Records. The band also announced a tour in support of the album with Foxing as well as Lithuania (6/11-7/2) or Field Mouse (7/4-7/18) on select dates. Check out the stops below & pick up tickets starting this Friday, April 17th at noon EST.
Virginia based rock band, The Reset, have released their brand new ep titled “Rebuild & Live” for name your price on bandcamp. Listen to it and read a little bit more about the ep, below. …continue reading
Indie pop band Pacific Gold has debuted a new song called “I Will Know Him”. Stream the song in a video via Facebook below. The band’s new album Sing My Welcome Home will be available on 3/24/15 from Bad Christian Records. …continue reading
Indie pop-rock band Cold War Kids have released a new music video/lyric video for their song “Hotel Anywhere”. That song can be found on their latest album Hold My Home available now. View the video below.
Always dependable for great new music, Relevant Magazine has released their latest compilation of tunes. This edition mostly features IVM-covered artists (such as Brooke Fraser, Drew Holcomb, Aaron Strumpel, The Brilliance and Seyrn) but it also some closely-related artists that we don’t quite cover here because they are on the verge (From Indian Lakes and Trent Dabbs). Most notable, there is a free Sufjan Stevens song on this album that was just released today.
Thanks to an email I got from John Mark McMillan a few weeks ago, I learned that Ascend the Hill’s Joel Davis owns a coffee business in Ybor City, Florida named Commune + Co. Currently, he runs the business from a pedal-powered vending cart. However, he is meeting opposition from the city because they believe that it may take away sales from other local businesses.
Joel has created an online petition to allow legitimate vendors to sell their …continue reading …
Abandon Kansas premiered their first single from their upcoming album alligator this morning. Check out the stream of the new song “i hope God don’t mind if we talk awhiles…” via Soundcloud below. Alt Press has a quote from vocalist Jeremy Spring about the new music. alligator will be out on May 12th from BadChristian Records. …continue reading
Leading up to the release date of Josh Garrels’ upcoming album Home (April 7, 2015), he will be offering one of his old albums for free each week for the next six weeks via Noisetrade. The first one available is “Over Oceans.” …continue reading
Hotel Books have announced that their new album, titled Run Wild, Young Beauty, will release on April 7th via InVogue Records. Check out the title track, album cover, & track listing below. Pre-order packages can be seen here. …continue reading
Check out this performance video of “Cave of Clouds” from Joshua Powell & The Great Train Robbery. …continue reading
Experimental folk singer-songwriter Josh Garrels has announced his new album Home. It will consist of 11 new songs and will be released on April 7, 2015. Watch the album trailer below. …continue reading
Aaron Strumpel continues to push against the limits of Christian music, and although Bright Star may not be his most experimental, it’s a fine showcase for the care, creativity, and simple beauty of his music. …continue reading
The Silver Pages are in the midst of their Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to release The Silver Pages: Part II. They are at 40% & need around $3500, with 15 days left to go. Check out the promo below.
Indie singer-songwriter Aaron Strumpel is streaming his new album Bright Star over at Relevant Magazine. Additionally, he is premiering a new music video for “Coming After You” as well. Bright Star was released this past Tuesday. The 10-track album is available for purchase on iTunes.
Pacific Gold will release their new full length, titled Sing My Welcome Home, on March 24th on BC Music. To celebrate they are giving away free downloads of their latest self-titled EP. Get it on Bandcamp below. …continue reading