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Dogwood Singer Interviewed by Breathecast

Dogwood Singer Interviewed by Breathecast

Josh Kemble of legendary So. Cal. punk rock band, Dogwood, was interviewed by Breathecast recently and you can check that out here. Look for part 2 up tomorrow on the site.

Five Iron Frenzy Announce Chain Reaction Show for July 23rd

Five Iron Frenzy Announce Chain Reaction Show for July 23rd

Five Iron Frenzy have announced a special up close and personal show at the Chain Reaction venue in Anaheim, CA. on July 23rd. So if you’re lucky, you could see them 3 days in a row! (with the other two sold out shows taking place at The Observatory July 24th/25th). Tickets go on sale Friday at 10am. Mike Herrera & Friends will join them as special guests. View the show poster, below. …continue reading

Pre-Order MxPx Live DVD (The Observatory: Santa Ana, CA)

Pre-Order MxPx Live DVD (The Observatory: Santa Ana, CA)

MxPx is reaching out to their fans for help fund a live DVD/CD release of their upcoming shows at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA July 24th-25th. Mike H describes the process in the video below. Rather than going the kickstarter route, the band is doing a simple pre-order (with perks) through their merch store. The Five Iron Frenzy and Slick Shoes portion of the show will presumably not be filmed. The estimated release date is November 2015. Who plan …continue reading

No Lost Cause to Release “Fight” Ep August 18th via Thumper Punk Records

No Lost Cause to Release “Fight” Ep August 18th via Thumper Punk Records

Thumper Punk Records will release the second ep from New Jersey based punk/ska band, No Lost Cause, on August 18th 2015. No Lost Cause features Rob Jensen, a friend and former writer for IVM. Check out the press release below and listen to the new song “Fight”. …continue reading

Take It Back! Return With Energetic New Song

Take It Back! Return With Energetic New Song

Take It Back! have returned for good and have released their new comeback song which is called “Diseased” and you can listen to it, below. This song plus another titled “The Sound” will be available this coming Tuesday on digital networks. Thoughts on this song? …continue reading

Announcing Breakout Press

Announcing Breakout Press

In our recent update, we shared the news that Indie Vision Music will be closing it’s doors as a online magazine / blog on July 4th. On a happier note we also mentioned a new site some of us were launching to fill that gap. Today we are happy to announce Breakout Press!

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The new site will be launched in phases, with the first being …continue reading

Watch the Vans Warped Tour Livestream

Watch the Vans Warped Tour Livestream

Thanks to Yahoo! Live, you can watch the first day of the Vans Warped Tour streaming live. The first stop is right here in dismal Pomona, CA and the stream begins at 11am. It is currently unknown what stages the stream will show but bands covered here include ’68, Beartooth, Family Force 5, August Burns Red, Memphis May Fire, Jule Vera, Being As An Ocean, and Fit for a King. The Vans Warped Tour Official Website is also …continue reading

May Weather – Truth or Dare

May Weather – Truth or Dare

Check out the new single from May Weather titled “Truth or Dare” via bandcamp below. The song is available for download from the band’s page for just $1.00. Look for their new full length this summer. …continue reading

Thumper Punk Records and SkyBurnsBlack Release Special “5 Volume” Benefit Compilation

Thumper Punk Records and SkyBurnsBlack Release Special “5 Volume” Benefit Compilation

Do you like massive compilations? Well look no further than the brand new “United We Skate Benefit” compilations available on the TPR bandcamp here. You can check out all 5 of these different compilation sets, below. Available for just $10ea (or $35 for all 5) with all proceeds to benefit skateboarding ministries at the Roots of Hope ministry in Jaco, Costa Rica, and the chapter of Christian Skaters International in Paarl, South Africa. Featuring 113 songs from a variety of bands spanning everything from punk and hardcore to the extremes of metal (and everything in between). Check these out below and make sure you pick one (or all) up. This is a joint release between Thumper Punk Records and SkyBurnsBlack Records. …continue reading

Support Grave Robber and Pre-Order Their Next Album

Support Grave Robber and Pre-Order Their Next Album

Grave Robber needs your support. They launched a crowd funding campaign over a month ago and have just 11 hours left to raise nearly $4500 needed for the next Grave Robber full length. If you like real horror punk with a positive message, then click here for the Grave Robber indiegogo page. …continue reading

Half Bomber – Prink

Half Bomber – Prink

Veritas Vinyl have released a new ep from Bethlehem,PA based band, Half Bomber. Check out the 3 song ep titled “Prink” below and download for a “name your price” via bandcamp. …continue reading

Scaterd Few ‘Sin Disease’ Goes Vinyl

Scaterd Few ‘Sin Disease’ Goes Vinyl

Burnt Toast Vinyl will be releasing Scaterd Few’s first full length LP Sin Disease on vinyl for the first time this year as it celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary. The final release will be in July but there are some red/black marbled test press copies still available. The album has been completely remastered.

Grave Robber Raising Funds for New Album

Grave Robber Raising Funds for New Album

Horror punk band Grave Robber are running an IndieGoGo campaign to raise funds for their new album, Escaping The Grave. They need around $3700 over the next 26 days to meet their goal.

Huntingtons Announce New Show in August

Huntingtons Announce New Show in August

It appears that Huntingtons will be playing the first Punk Rock Revival Festival on August 30th in Baltimore, MD. Check out the poster & other bands below. …continue reading

Lights Go Down Release “West Coast Calling” (Unplugged)

Lights Go Down Release “West Coast Calling” (Unplugged)

Lights Go Down have released an unplugged version of their track “West Coast Calling”. Check it out below along with the track listing for the upcoming EP, We Kept It Alive. The band were recently wrapping up work on the new album. If you’re unfamiliar this is Jason Dunn’s (ex Hawk Nelson) new pop punk project. It also features Enrique Ibanez (guitar), Blake Letellier (bass), & Daniel Yakobchuk (drums). …continue reading

2015 Unified Underground Conference This Weekend

2015 Unified Underground Conference This Weekend

The 2015 Unified Underground Conference is taking place this weekend (May 22-24) in Annapolis, MD. The event features performances by Strengthen What Remains, 6’10, Debtor, From The Eyes Of Servants, Poured Out & more. Saturday features unplugged performances by 6’10, The Festal Shout, Heartside Hooligans, & more. Speakers include Dan Green, April Ban, Loyal Thurman, Corey Pigg, Tobin Bawinkel, & more. Get all the info at the link.

In Exile – Questions & Problems Ep (Featuring Brandon Good of Flatfoot 56)

In Exile – Questions & Problems Ep (Featuring Brandon Good of Flatfoot 56)

There is an excellent new melodic punk band in our midst and they go by the name of In Exile. The group features Brandon Good of Flatfoot 56 fame. The band plays a style that would please fans of The Menzingers, Make Do and Mend, The Story So Far, and The Gaslight Anthem. Check out the new EP titled “Questions & Problems” released this month, below. Hey labels take note, this is the kind of stuff that belongs on your roster. [Thanks Synn’r Sainte Jeb’beau] …continue reading

Concord Bicycle Music Purchases Fearless & Wind-Up

Concord Bicycle Music Purchases Fearless & Wind-Up

Earlier this month, it was announced that Concord Bicycle Music purchased both Fearless Records (August Burns Red, Motionless In White, Pierce The Veil) and the current roster of Wind-Up Records. According to Billboard, “The principals of both labels in the current deal, Wind-up president/CEO Ed Vetri and Fearless Records founder and president Bob Becker will remain a part of Concord with their labels and staffs for the most part intact, while leveraging radio promotion, synchronization, sales, …continue reading

BMG Purchases Rise Records

BMG Purchases Rise Records

BMG has announced the acquisition of US based Rise Records (Memphis May Fire, The Devil Wears Prada, Silverstein) in a reported multi-million dollar deal. The press release states, “Under the deal with BMG, Rise will continue to operate from its headquarters in Portland, Oregon under the leadership of Craig Ericson. BMG will handle back office functions and will offer Rise artists access to its international network. Rise currently generates around 95% of its revenue in the …continue reading

subseven Reunites, Announces First Show

subseven Reunites, Announces First Show

subseven have reunited & announced their first show in 10 years. The show will take place on July 24th in Oklahoma City at the UCO Performance Lab. The band will perform songs from all their albums We will be playing tunes from each of the bands albums including The Black Album (2001), The Larusso EP (2001), subseven: The EP (2004), Free to Conquer (2005) as well as some unreleased stuff. Order tickets here.

Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 Join Shiprocked 2016

Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 Join Shiprocked 2016

ShipRocked which is billed as the “Ultimate Rock Music Cruise Vacation!” has released part of the lineup for the January 2016 trek. Islander, ’68, & Children 18:3 will join headliners Five Finger Death Punch, Seether, Halestorm, & plenty of other acts which you can below. If you’re unfamiliar the cruise sets sail aboard the Norwegian Pearl on January 18th from Miami, FL and the heads to Costa Maya, Mexico. …continue reading

AudioFeed Festival Releases Lineup

AudioFeed Festival Releases Lineup

This year’s AudioFeed Festival will take place July 2-5 in Urbana, Illinois. Check out the performance roster below. Do any of you attend? …continue reading

ForeverAtLast Announce The Ghost Story Tour

ForeverAtLast Announce The Ghost Story Tour

ForeverAtLast will be hitting the road this May/June on The Ghost Story Tour along with The Funeral Portrait. Check out the poster & dates below. The band was recently adding final touches to their Victory Records debut. …continue reading

Slick Shoes Detail Current Plans

Slick Shoes Detail Current Plans

Slick Shoes has posted a message on Facebook for all of their fans that are in anticipation for future plans. Check it out below. In related news, Mike Herrera of MxPx posted a video informing fans that tickets are selling fast for the punk trio concert on July 24th & 25th at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA. …continue reading

Killswitch Engage To Join Rise Against On Summer Tour

Killswitch Engage To Join Rise Against On Summer Tour

Killswitch Engage will be supporting Rise Against on tour this summer along with letlive. The band finished pre-production for their new album in March & have begun the tracking process. …continue reading

Slick Shoes To Open for MxPx & Five Iron Frenzy in July

Slick Shoes To Open for MxPx & Five Iron Frenzy in July

Slick Shoes will be opening for MxPx & Five Iron Frenzy on July 24 & 25th at The Observatory in Santa Ana, California. Check out the poster below. …continue reading

‘No New Kinda Story’ Now Available at Digital Outlets

‘No New Kinda Story’ Now Available at Digital Outlets

Tooth & Nail’s documentary film “No New Kinda Story: The Real History of Tooth & Nail Records” is now available to purchase or rent via digital outlets including”: iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, & Xbox.

Children 18:3 Stream New Album ‘Come In’

Children 18:3 Stream New Album ‘Come In’

Children 18:3 are streaming their new album, titled Come In, on NewReleaseTuesday. You can still pre-order on iTunes (with 4 immediate tracks), as well as through Tooth & Nail until the April 21st release.

Marah In The Mainsail Launch Kickstarter for ‘Thaumatrope’

Marah In The Mainsail Launch Kickstarter for ‘Thaumatrope’

Marah In The Mainsail have launched a Kickstarter for their upcoming album Thaumatrope. Check out the promo video below. Head over to the band’s Instagram to hear clips of all the songs on the album. The band is described as “Dark, aggressive, cinematic folk music.”

Children 18:3 Release “Bethlehem”

Children 18:3 Release “Bethlehem”

Children 18:3 have released a “new” song called “Bethlehem”, which is actually a b-side from The Wedding. Check it out below. The song will appear on Come In which is now available for pre-order on iTunes (with 4 immediate tracks), as well as through Tooth & Nail until the April 21st release. …continue reading

At The Wayside Release “This Road”

At The Wayside Release “This Road”

At The Wayside have released a studio video for their new single “This Road”. Watch below. …continue reading

The Altar Boys Rebels With a Cause and GLM Re-Release

The Altar Boys Rebels With a Cause and GLM Re-Release

The Altar Boys have a little behind the scenes video series up on Youtube (two of which can be seen below) in preparation for the re-release of “Gut Level Music” which is due out this week on Girder Records. …continue reading

Children 18:3 Talk About “Hold Your Breath”

Children 18:3 Talk About “Hold Your Breath”

Children 18:3 have posted a short video talking about their new single “Hold Your Breath” while in studio. Check it out below. The band’s new album Come In releases on April 21st. …continue reading

Children 18:3 Release “Hold Your Breath” & Launch Pre-Orders

Children 18:3 Release “Hold Your Breath” & Launch Pre-Orders

Children 18:3 have debuted a new single “Hold Your Breath” from their upcoming album titled Come In. Watch below & make sure to pre-order the April 21st release from Tooth & Nail. …continue reading

Sullivan Covers Taylor Swift’s “Style”

Sullivan Covers Taylor Swift’s “Style”

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

Tooth & Nail Shows Tracklisting and Press Release for Children 18:3’s New Album

Tooth & Nail Shows Tracklisting and Press Release for Children 18:3’s New Album

Taken from Tooth and Nail’s website, here is the press release for punk-rock band Children 18:3’s final album.

Children 18:3 will be releasing their 4th and final full length album Come In on April 21, 2015 on Tooth & Nail Records. Since 2008, Children 18:3 has been a staple in the Tooth & Nail catalog, having toured with nearly every band on the roster during their tenure. Having landed 5 Top-5 Singles at Rock Radio, Children 18:3 has alway …continue reading

Rapture – Trials

Review : Rapture – Trials

Frenzied grooves and uplifting messages are the calling card for this new hardcore band, Rapture. Check out this review of their debut EP, “Trials.” …continue reading

Backstage Royalty – The Advocate

Music Video : Backstage Royalty – The Advocate

Backstage Royalty have released a new music video for the track ‘The Advocate,’ from their latest EP Stand for Something. Check out the video below. …continue reading

The Final Recordings from The Redemption Song!, Now Available

The Final Recordings from The Redemption Song!, Now Available

Future Destination Records have up in their store, the final recordings from The Redemption Song! (Future Destination Records/Strike First Records). They have a limited edition of 100 cds as well as just a few shirts. All proceeds from the sales will go to Nathan Schroer’s wife and their three children. Nathan lost his long battle with Leukemia in November 2013. This recording features Nathan’s actual guitar track from a demo he sent Jeremy(Drums) sometime in 2007 and the additional vocals and instruments were recorded in December 2014. The songs are available at most digital outlets, just search The Redemption Song! and the track names “Raw Deal” and “I Was Young Twice” You can order the cd or cd shirt combo at www.fdrshop.com …continue reading

Papertowns Announce Signing to….

Papertowns Announce Signing to….

Arizona based post-grunge band, Papertowns., have announced their signing today to Famined Records. The band will release a new ep titled “With You In Mind” due out May 12th and a new single titled “Empty” is streaming now right here.