Tag: Atlantic Records
November 26, 2021
Welcome to the best band you’ve never heard of. Enemy Ships (FKA The Emergency, not to be confused with The Emergency, AKA Ten-33) was a sort of supergroup with members from Christian alternative heavyweights like Jason Martin (Starflyer 59, Bon Voyage, Neon Horse, etc.), Dirk Lemmenes (Stavesacre, Focused), Ryan Denne (Stavesacre), Travis Zimmerman (Jupiter James), and Frank Lenz (Fold Zandura, Frank Lenz, etc).… Continued →
July 27, 2019
I got my first taste of Skillet in the early 2000’s just after I came to know the Lord. I was drawn to their raw, gritty, heavy sound because, musically, I heard some similarities to Marilyn Manson, a band I’d been a tremendous fan of in my B.C. days. As the years went by, as is to be expected, the band’s sound changed a bit, mellowing here and there, adding string sections, adding electronic sounds (or at least making them a bit more prominent), having a much more produced sound, songs that are more radio friendly…the list goes on.… Continued →
July 18, 2019
Skillet has release a music video for their single, “Legendary”, which will appear on the band’s upcoming release, “Victorious”, which is set to release August 2nd on Atlantic Records. This particular song is a very good representation of what you can expect from the new album with some tracks heavier, some as heavy, and others mellower.… Continued →
November 27, 2018
Before I came to a place of faith in my life, I was really, REALLY into Marilyn Manson. Odd way to start this review? Maybe, but stick with me. When I finally did come to faith in Christ, I guess I really had little idea of the concept of Christian music and what it could sound like.… Continued →
April 11, 2018
When it was announced that Jen Ledger would be releasing her debut solo ep, it filled many with a sense of excitement, rivaled only by an insatiable curiosity as to what we could expect from it. Would it be hard rock, similar in nature to her band Skillet? Pop? Electronic? Rock?… Continued →
February 27, 2014
Southern Rock trio needtobreathe have released their EP via noisetrade, as a precursor to their album releasing April 2014. Here is the review.
February 4, 2014
Skillet have released their brand new music video, ‘Not Gonna Die’, from their recently released album Rise. You can check out the video on NewReleaseTuesday, or Loudwire, or just watch the video below. How does it compare, visually, lyrically and musically, to previous music videos ‘American Noise’ and ‘Sick of It’?… Continued →
January 22, 2014
Check out my review of Switchfoot's half-soundtrack, half-studio album Fading West.
September 30, 2013
September 20, 2013
A review of the world's favorite Christian, alternative rock, surfer-filled, San Diego-native, movie-makin', grizzly-vocalized band known as Switchfoot.
July 17, 2013
June 27, 2013
John Cooper from Skillet and I chat about the new hit album "Rise," why Ben left, if they feel the need to always have female drummers now, and so much more.
June 26, 2013
We as Human debut with their first full length album. Having been scouted by John Cooper of Skillet, many people have high expectations, but does the band live up to them?
June 23, 2013
Skillet is back with a powerful new album that should make a huge splash in both Christian and Mainstream markets. But is this new effort worthy of the past decade of hits Skillet has produced? Read on to find out.
May 9, 2013
Needtobreathe are readying to release their new album later on in 2013, but to hold out fans til then, here is their new EP Caercas Blancas, with lesser known songs like 'White Fences' and 'More Time', as well as a new demo called 'Happy If You Could'. Here is the review.
April 16, 2012
Check out a review of Switchfoot’s remix EP on Atlantic Records!
December 18, 2010
Check out Needtobreathe's amazing 2009 southern rock release, The Outsiders.