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Wesley Blaylock, best known from Deas Vail, has released 2 new singles. You can pick up both on iTunes: “Burns the World To Gold” & “Falling Over You”. Both are released through MP45 Records which also recently released new Anchor & Braille material.
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.
Sleeping At Last released a micro music video for the track “Neptune”. Watch below. If you like the track make sure to check out the Atlas: Year One project which is available now.
Aaron Marsh of Copeland was recently a guest on The Gunz Show & you can listen to the interview below. It’s his first interview in over 4 years. They discuss the band’s upcoming album Ixora as well as the band’s past.
We are happy to announce that Come Wind will drop a two song digital release, titled Come & Go, on October 28th. It will feature a single from their new album to be released in 2015 as well as a b-side, will be available through iTunes & other digital outlets. Check out the cover below. The band will hit the studio early in 2015 to begin tracking their yet-to-titled new album.
Young Oceans have put up a Collection of their songs on Noisetrade. Check it out & download below. Make sure to check out the group’s latest album I Must Find You. Pick that up on iTunes or other digital outlets now.
Rocky Loves Emily are running an Indiegogo campaign to fund their new album. Check out the promo video below. They hope to raise $10k over the next 30 days and are sitting at 9% right now. Listen to a new song here.
At The Close Of Every Day have released the first single from their upcoming album titled Darkness Travels Light. Listen to “Hope For Hope” below. The album will be available on Nov. 3rd via Volkoren.
Anchor & Braille, which features Stephen Christian of Anberlin, have released 2 new songs “Fatal Flaw” and “Detroit Stab”. A post from their new label MP45 states that A&B will now “as the primary outlet for Christian’s creativity”. The label signs artists to a one-song deal and “builds the momentum for an artist through media, radio and the internet finding the right exposure vehicles for their one song and allowing the artist to utilize this momentum to pursue other opportunities afforded to them from our efforts”. Read more here.
Colony House made their national TV debut last night on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Check out the video performing “Silhouettes” below.
Rocky Loves Emily have released a mini documentary called “Our Story” which you can watch below. The band will announce more details about their upcoming album, titled Miserable Love, very soon. Listen to the band’s new track “Hypocrite” here.
John Mark McMillan has released “Monsters Talk” which features Bear Rinehart of NEEDTOBREATHE. The track will appear on his new album The Borderland Sessions which releases on Sept. 30th. Listen below & pre-order on iTunes.
Neon Spirits are streaming their new EP titled Letting Go and you can listen to the whole album below. It should be available on Spotify & iTunes in a few weeks.
Rocky Loves Emily have released a brand new track “Hypocrite” which you can listen to below. The band will release information about their new album & a short documentary next Monday. The band also released an exclusive statement about the band leaving Tooth & Nail on AltPress.
Kings Kaleidoscope have released a new lyric video for the single “I Know”. Check it out below. The song is taken from their upcoming album, Becoming Who We Are, which releases on Oct. 27th. Pre-order from the band or from Tooth & Nail.
Dinner And A Suit will release the Stay EP on Oct. 7th. Check out a new track, the album cover, & a making-of video below. Pre-order here.
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.”
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
John Mark McMillan has announced that he will be releasing The Borderland Sessions on Sept. 30th via LionHawk Records. Along with the announcement he released a video for “Silver Shore” which was recorded acoustically in New Zealand. Pre-orders start on Sept. 23rd. Read more & watch the video below.
Housefires have released their new album Housefires II as well as a live performance video for “Good God Father”. Watch the video below & pick up the album on iTunes. RIYL: All Sons & Daughters, Bethel
Kye Kye have announced that the remix album for Fantasize will be out the end of the this month. The first single & pre-orders will go live next week.
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.
Mike Knott has begun a Kickstarter campaign to fund a live DVD/album of him performing his second solo album Rocket And A Bomb. The album is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this year. He will also be recording a new EP with Joshua Lory. Check out the promo video below.
The Cowards Choir have announced that their new album, titled Cool Currency, will be released on October 4th. It will be on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Noisetrade, etc. Check out the cover below.
Alternative/Folk Rock fans, check out Cardinals. This trio is probably one of the most underrated bands in the Niagara Falls area right now.
Wild Earth are now nearing the end of their IndieGoGo campaign to raise funds for a full length. They need $1300 and have just over 2 days left. If you’re unfamiliar check out the self-titled released with Come & Live.
Paradox Music has released a new EP titled The Glory Archives Vol. 2. If features Matt Shelton (The Wedding). The EP is released in association with Paradox Church (Fort Worth, TX) where he currently serves. Listen & download below.
Tooth & Nail have put up pre-order options for their documentary “No New Kinda Story”. Along with the digital/DVD/Blu-ray options there are shirts, sweatshirts, & other items as well. Check out the trailer for the film & book below. The book is extremely limited & hand numbered at 1000 copies & all proceeds go to MusiCares. Official release date is 9/23/14 & orders will ship out on Oct. 1st.
The Ember Days posted a blog responding to a fan question asking why they were trying to raise $50k for their new project. Read the full thing here. The group still has 3 days left on their Kickstarter with just under $35k to go.