Tag Archives: Punk
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.
Take It Back! have announced that they will be playing a reunion show on November 1st. Check out the link for more info. The band stated it will be with the original vocalist.
Christ’s Sake announces the release of their second full length album “We All Fall Down” on Thumper Punk Records. Christ’s Sake continues their classic Orange County punk sound with melodic hooks and driving rhythms, which are contrasted uniquely harmonic vocal arrangements. Jesus lovin’ alternative punk from musicians who have experienced drugs, alcohol, abuse, emptiness and loneliness, yet who have managed to turn their lives around through the grace and love of Jesus Christ. Band members include founding member Lance Hendren (guitar, vocals), Vince Morales (drums), Matt Kilian (lead guitar), Dillon Hendren (backup vocals), Sandra Calvillo (backup vocals), and Matt Vangalapudi on (bass guitar).
Maryland based Ska/Rock/Punk band, May Weather have just released their brand new song “The Cage” which you can listen to and download for FREE below. Do yourself a favor and check these guys out, they definitely deserve your attention.
One of my most anticipated releases of 2014 and something I’ve had to keep a tight lid on for a few months can now be announced. That’s right friends, two highly regarded punk rock bands False Idle and A Common Goal, will be jointly releasing a special “Split” in November 2014. The Split features 2 new songs from the bands as well as 1 re-imagined song done by each band of each other’s songs. False Idle doing A Common Goal song and vice versa. You can’t get much better than this. So put your fists in the air and get pumped for some quality punk rock to hit stereos worldwide in November via Thumper Punk Records. You wont want to miss this! Don’t forget to check out the debut “solo” effort from False Idle frontman Sef Idle titled “Start Again” available this month.
Relient K have announced that they will embark on the MmHmm 10th Anniversary Tour this Fall with Blondfire & From Indian Lakes. The tour will run from the end of October through mid-December & tickets will go on sale August 1st. Check out the tour poster & dates below.
MxPx is going out on a short 10-date headlining tour in October with supporting acts Zebrahead, Allister & Survay Says. Tour dates can be found below.
Close Your Eyes’ vocalist Sam Ryder has released an acoustic video performance of the track “Kings Of John Payne”. Check it out below. The band’s latest album, titled Line In The Sand, is available now.
Sef Idle will be releasing an acoustic EP titled Start Again on August 5 via Thumper Punk Records. Check out the lyric video for “5AM” below. You can also download the track from Bandcamp below. Pre-order the CD here.
As we already covered MxPx announced the release of an Acoustic Collection this Sunday July 6th. That album will be available on all digital outlets & the CDs will be available for order as well. In other news the band will also be releasing a second album, titled Demos Collection Vol. 1, exclusively on Bandcamp. It features the demo versions of 18 tracks and costs $3. It will release on July 6th as well. Check out the cover & track listing below.
MxPx have announced that they will be releasing Acoustic Collection on July 6th. Check out the album cover, track listing, & listen to “Let It Happen” below.
After 4 song debuts from American Arson we are wrapping up the week with an interview. Read below for info on Evan Baker, the man behind the project, then head over to his store to purchase the album.
American Arson have released the lyric video for “Battle Flag”, the fourth and last track from the new EP, titled The Vine & The Branches. Check it out below. Make sure to tune in to IVM this week for premieres of all the tracks! Order the album, which releases June 27th, here. Read more about the meaning behind the song below as well. Stay tuned as we will have an interview with the man behind the…
Heart Like War did some filming behind the scenes at Warped Tour which you can watch below. In the video they catch up with Stephen Christian of Anberlin & Russ Cogdell of Zao among others. If you haven’t checked out the band you can download their latest album, titled Party Propaganda Machine, for free on Bandcamp.
American Arson have released the lyric video for “The Least Of These”, the third track from their new EP, titled The Vine & The Branches. Check it out below. Make sure to tune in to IVM this week for premieres of all the tracks! Order the album, which releases June 27th, here. Read more about the meaning behind the song below as well.
American Arson have released a lyric video for “They Will Know Us By Our Love”, the second track from their new EP, titled The Vine & The Branches, . Check it out below. Make sure to tune in to IVM this week for premieres of all the tracks! Order the album, which releases June 27th, here. Read more about the meaning behind the song below as well.
The Old-Timers will be releasing their new EP, titled Be Reconciled, on July 1st via Thumper Punk Records & Veritas Vinyl. Check out the album cover & track listing below. Pre-orders are available now. If you missed the new video released the other day click here.
The Old-Timers, a JCHC , have released a new video for the song “Mammon”. The band is also preparing to release a new EP in the near future. If you’re unfamiliar with the band check out more on Bandcamp.
Sef Idle, frontman and guitarist for punk band False Idle is venturing into solo acoustic territory similar to that of your favorite punk frontman like Tony Sly, Russ Rankin, Joey Cape, and Chuck Ragan. The name of the ep will be “Start Again” and will be released this summer. Speaking of False Idle, I hear of a special release divided in two, later this year…. [Website] [Facebook]
Coming to the Huntington Beach Pier in Huntington Beach, California on Saturday June 21st is Beachside SummerFest featuring The OC Supertones, Christafari, and other local bands. Best part is that it’s going to be FREE! Come on out and catch the ska vibes of The OC Supertones and smooth reggae sounds of Christafari. More info here on Facebook. All you local Southern California fans, come on out and have some fun!
Papertowns has been reinvented and with a new lineup as well. Check out their brand new song “Dusk”, below. The track finds the band exploring their more rough around edges punk-emo-alternative styling and dropping the prior post-metal sound to create a sonic soundscape all their own. This new sound will surprise some and delight many. If you enjoy bands like Balance & Composure, Better Off, Make Do and Mend, The Menzingers, Young and Heartless, will find something to appreciate in Papertowns music. Grab the new song for free, below (or right here).
Stellar Kart, in addition to signing with a new booking agency (Faith Artist Agency), also plan to release new material before the year is up. Lead vocalist Adam Agee is also working on a solo project that should release sometime this summer.
15 years ago this month Tooth & Nail Records released Dogwood’s classic More Than Conquerors. What are some of your favorite lyrics from that album? If you have liked the IVM Facebook you can take part in the conversation over there as well.