Tag Archives: pop
Here is Mat Kearney’s brand new animated music video for his single “One Black Sheep”. The song is featured on his recent album Just Kids. It is now available and you can read my review of the album here. …continue reading
Thanks to LEO Weekly, you can stream folk pop group A Lion Named Roar’s new EP before it’s release. The band is planning to release several EPs throughout the year. For more information about the band, check out my previous “IVM Recommends…” article. Mano a Mano will be available for purchase on April 28th.
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
Lead vocalist of the pop-rock band Sixpence None the Richer, Leigh Nash, is looking to release a new solo album. She previously has put out other solo work, but this will be her first “country” album. You can keep track of the progress on her website.
As for Sixpence None the Richer, they have been on the quieter front since their heavily-delayed album Lost in Translation in 2012.
Alt-pop artist Plumb has announced that she will release her new album “Exhale” on May 4th via Curb Records. If you preorder the album now, you will get 4 immediate downloads on iTunes. Listen below to one of her new tracks recorded live at Air1 studios.
Twenty One Pilots have released the second single from their upcoming album Blurryface. Watch the music video for “Tear In My Heart” below and then preorder the album to be available on May 19th. How does this single compare to “Fairly Locals”?
Seryn have released their brand new music video for “The Fire” & you can watch below. The song appears on the group’s latest album, titled Shadow Shows, which released in February. The video originally premiered on Paste. …continue reading
Joy Williams has released a new single “Woman (Oh Mama)” today & you can listen below. She also announced her upcoming album is titled Venus & will release this summer. Check out a brand new interview with USA Today which shares that after The Civil Wars broke up she sought counsel from Justin Timberlake. Purchase the single on iTunes. …continue reading
We Are The City are streaming their recently re-released album Violent paired with a brand new visual companion called “Slow Television”. It features previously unseen footage from Violent the film. Watch/listen below & pick up the digital or physical version via Tooth & Nail. …continue reading
Husband-wife duo Jenny & Tyler were recently interviewed by a blog called “Bad Catholic” (seemingly no relation to “Bad Christian”. In the short interview, Tyler Somers discusses a number of deep questions including social justice, doctrine, and Christian music. Check out this link to see the interview.
Twenty One Pilots have announced their upcoming album Blurryface with the debut of a brand new music video “Fairly Locals”. Blurryface will be available on May 17th via Fueled By Ramen. What does everyone think of the new sound? …continue reading
Yes. That Prince.
A decade in the making, the widely-known pop star Prince debuted a new cover of Nichole Nordeman’s CCM hit “What If”. Check out her story on the process and reaction below. You can hear the single below as well. …continue reading
After their announcement of a breakup, Silverline has officially announced their final show. You can catch them one last time on April 10th at Journey North Church in Brainerd, MN. They will be playing with special guests Loftland. All attendees of the show will receive a copy of their Silverline’s last album Lights Out for free. Tickets are $10 and will be sold at the door.
Remember those good ol-days of Pop Goes Punk? Sullivan decided to take a shot on one of Taylor Swift’s highly acclaimed singles from 1989. Her latest album seems to be vocally loved by everyone including recent interviews with Aaron Gillespie, Fireflight, and myself.
You can check out Sullivan’s gender-appropriate cover of “Style” via Soundcloud below. If you purchase the band’s new album Heavy is the Head through Spartan Record’s store, you get a free copy of this song. It is also expected …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
EDM artist Jonathan Thulin’s new album Science Fiction is now available to stream. It includes a slew of guest artists such as Rapture Ruckus, Derek Minor, Kevin Max and others. Check it out over on New Release Tuesday/Friday. It will be available for purchase on Tuesday. Any fans of his music?
The pop rock group Consumed By Fire made news less than a month ago after inking a deal with Inpop Records. Today it was announced that Consumed By Fire’s new single, “Walk Through The Fire”, will be released on Tuesday, March 17. It will be available to enjoy on iTunes and Spotify. You can hear the song now at the top of the website for the film Four Blood Moons, since the song …continue reading …
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.
On top of the new track that she premiered this week with Sean Watkins, Gayle Skidmore has shared another brand new song. This track was written for Ninkasi Brewing inspired by their India Red Ale and the lyric “Dawn of the Red”. You can stream/download the new track below. …continue reading
After their album release exactly a month ago, iTunes is releasing “Signs” from The Vespers for free this week. The song is featured on their new album Sisters and Brothers. Check it out here. Additionally, the folk band still has a free sampler on Noisetrade.
Folk musician Jadon Lavik just announced that he plans to release a brand new ep of songs tomorrow. Summer Sessions will be available to purchase on iTunes and his website. View a brand new music video and the track listing below. …continue reading
Singer-songwriter and San Diego native Gayle Skidmore has released a studio cut of her song “Beautiful Soul” featuring Sean Watkins (Nickel Creek/Fiction Family). Stream the song over at bandcamp and then purchase it for a mere dollar if you like what you hear. You can also catch her on her Burnt Tongues Tour for the next few months. …continue reading
Christian pop star Britt Nicole has released a lyric video for the Neon Feather remix of her song “Set the World on Fire”. She is releasing The Remixes on March 17th. …continue reading
Indie pop trio Kingslynn have released a new single called “Young Bride” which will be featured on the group’s new album. Listen & download the track below via Noisetrade. The new EP will release this summer. RIYL: Kye Kye, Electric Youth …continue reading
The 2015 WinterJam tour will be live webstream on February 28th from Houston’s Toyota Center. Head over to StageHop to get your free pass to the event. The tour this year features Skillet, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, Building 429, Newsong, for KING & COUNTRY, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, Veridia, & speaker Tony Nolan. More than 30,000 people tuned it for last year’s webcast.
Pop rock act Consumed By Fire have signed with Inpop and will release their first single, “Walk Through The Fire” to radio in April. The track is also featured in the film ‘Four Blood Moons’ and will release as part of the soundtrack June 23rd. The group will release their label debut this Fall. Watch the music video for “This Is Home” below. …continue reading
Inpop Records announced the signing of pop artist V.Rose, who previously released two albums through Flame’s Clear Sight Music. She put an “open letter” on Facebook, discussing the signing, which you can read below. …continue reading
When Audrey Assad announced her transition from “church music” to the pop-focused LEVV, many people wondered what the new project name meant. In a new tumblr blog post, Audrey explains the decision behind the new project. She also mentions that the new LEVV EP will be called Heartbreaker. The release date will be announced soon. …continue reading
Olga Yagolnikov, vocalist of ambient-pop band Kye Kye, has created a collaborative EP with producer Jeremy Larson under the project name Violents. Jeremy has produced for a large amount of Christian bands including Switchfoot, Mutemath, Miss Angie, and Sleeping at Last. Violents is an ongoing project of Jeremy’s that features various female vocalist alongside his orchestrations. You can stream the Two Animals EP below and then purchase on iTunes.
Family Force 5 have released a new single “Hold Your Hand” in celebration of Valentine’s Day. You can download the track for free here [email required] through Sunday. ChapStique spoke with RadioU about the new song & some future plans. Listen to that interview below. …continue reading
Anchors, a pop rock project of Seth Hecox (Becoming The Archetype), is trying to raise funds via Kickstarter to release a new single called “Dinosaur Bones”. Seth has 6 songs written & his plan is to release them one at a time as singles. Check out the promo video below. …continue reading