Tag Archives: Worship
Benjamin Dunn and the Animal Orchestra had one of the best albums of 2012 with Fable, a concept album where every song is from the point of view of a character from a C.S. Lewis novel. It’s synth-pop that has an infectious joy to it. Check it out on Noisetrade.
Esterlyn had their trailer with 25K worth of goods inside, tragically stolen last week while on tour. Someone has set up a special fund to help cover the cost of some of these goods/gear that was stolen. If you feel like contributing, you can do so here.
Attalus have revealed their new song “Broken Cisterns” off of “Gospel Hymns Vol. 1″ that releases on April 19th. Check out the official lyric video below.
Congrats go out to Christafari who recently topped the Billboard Charts in the Reggae category, first ever Christian artist to do so. Read the full press release below.
NASHVILLE, TENN – 04 April 2013 – On the heels of their most successful Billboard 200 debut, Hillsong UNITED announces their USA summer tour, “WELCOMEZION.” Supporting their recent international release, Zion, UNITED will be appearing at 12 venues across the nation including the famed Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles and the beautiful Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Denver. Tickets for four dates will go on sale tomorrow, Friday, April 5. The remainder of the tickets will be on sale on Friday, April 12. Click here to purchase tickets. See the complete list of dates and cities below.
NASHVILLE, TENN. – April 03, 2013 –Singer-songwriter Bebo Norman has had a highly applauded musical career throughout his seventeen-year discography. Norman has announced that as of the end of 2013, he will officially retire from everything music. This announcement and decision comes after much prayer. Read the full press release below.
Facedown Records have posted the preorder for My Epic’s 2011 release “Broken Voice” on Vinyl. There are a few different cool bundles available to purchase. Click here to order. My Epic are currently in the studio recording their follow up to “Broken Voice”. This Vinyl release is limited to just 300 copies.
Jenny and Tyler have a special song just for Easter titled “See the Conqueror”. We are excited to announce that you can download the song for free right here from us, just click below. Enjoy!
Listen: Jenny and Tyler – See the Conqueror
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The band Stay the Shores are recording a special worship album. You may have heard these guys on a couple of Passionate Hope free digital compilations that we put out the past few years. The band has a indiegogo campaign but only 12 hours left. So if you want to join with the band and pre-order their record, click here. Watch the videos below for more info on the band and to hear them live.
SEATTLE, WA – March 19, 2013 – BEC Recordings’ most recent addition to their roster, All Things New, will be releasing their full-length self-titled debut on April 9. Preceding their debut, this band is already making fans as they are currently opening on the 30+ dates of the Newsboys’ God’s Not Dead Tour (tour dates below).
On the surface, singer Garrett Hornbuckle, drummer Luke Wycuff, bassist Joshua Schou, and guitarist Jeff Stein are young, easygoing, and stylish. Dig a little…
You can now officially pre-order this incredible new SKA album from UK band, Sounds of Salvation, via bandcamp below. The band is currently offering their new song “Right to the End” for free download, below. The album will officially be released on April 2nd at Bandcamp. I have heard this entire 13 track album and I believe you’re in for a real treat once you listen. The quality is there, the passion is there, and the undeniable talent is present. You couldn’t ask for a better new “ska” album from a Christian group then what is found here. I love the clarity and production value of the Horn section, it really amplifies the sounds found within. Check this album out when it goes on sale April 2nd.
“Beauty is the seal of truth.” – Benedict XVI
Friends, I am hoping to record a new project of songs for the Church. I am newly independent after a stint at a record label, and it’s so important to me to…
It’s been just over a year since Sounds of Salvation put out their last record, and since then a whole bunch of behind the scenes scheming, writing, recording, mixing, trialing, re-writing, arranging, drawing, and designing has occurred. Finally, the end is in sight! The fruits of all this labour will be with you guys on the 2nd April 2013! SoS IV: Rise of the Ska Machine will be available via all the usual digital outlets around the world…
Worship band Lovelite is offering last year’s magnificient In Three Persons for free. It’s an incredibly creative effort that couples lush guitar with a cinematic sensibility and fresh perspective on worship. Check it out.
Check out the great sounds of John Tibbs, a worship leader at Madison Park Church in Anderson, Indiana.His sound is a worship focused pop-folk fusion that brings to mind Gungor, John Mark McMillan, Daniel Bashta, with a little infusion of Mumford and Sons.
Mars Hill/BEC Recordings act, Citizens, have released their new Self Titled album and are offering their last Ep for free to anyone who takes a screenshot of their purchase of the new album. Just take a screenshot of the album in your iTunes library and message them that pic along with your address to their Facebook page. You can pick up Citizens new album wherever fine digital music is sold.
John Mark McMillan has reached full funding of his recent Kickstarter campaign ($40000). If you still want to pre-order the album, you can do so here.
[Update: unfortunately the stream stopped responding so they have now taken it down and are encouraging people to listen on myspace, links below] We are offering an exclusive stream of Jeff Schneeweis (Number One Gun) new “worship” ep titled “Closer” right here on IVM. Just click right here to listen to all these great tracks and comment with your thoughts. The ep will be up on iTunes February 26th.
Least of These have reached their funding goal on Kickstarter for the new full length album “Change Will Come” which they hope to record in March. There are still 4 days left to contribute if you want to pre-order the album and get in on the action. The band says if they get $7500 over their $16000 amount, they’ll give fans a free 10 day tour and 2 bsides (only for kickstarter backers). So watch the video below and contribute here if that is your thing.
Jeff Schneeweis (Number One Gun) is releasing his debut worship ep titled “Closer” on February 26th via NoiseTrade.com. Check out the song “Follow as You Lead” below.
The worship centered indie rock band, Topherman, have posted both their full length and ep for FREE download over on Noisetrade here. I highly encourage you to check this artist out.
Check out the new lyric video from Mars Hill Music act, Citizens, for their song “Made Alive”. The new album will be out nationwide on 3.12.13 (Through Mars Hill Music/BEC Recordings)
SEATTLE, WA –January 15, 2013 – Mars Hill Music has entered a partnership with Tooth & Nail Records / BEC Recordings to share the variety of worship bands coming from Mars Hill Church. Located in Seattle, WA, Mars Hill Church is home to 35 worship bands such as Citizens, Kings Kaleidoscope, Ghost Ship, and The Modern Post. On February 12, Tooth & Nail Records / BEC Recordings will release the Mars Hill Worship Sampler, a compilation of worship songs as an introduction to bands featured at the church. Click below to see an intro video on Mars Hill Music.