Tag: Independent Music

April 27, 2021

Contagion Fest Phase II Full Streams Now Online

The online, quarantine-like “Fest” featuring a ton of great Christian rock, metal, punk, Post Hardcore, Indie, etc. bands, is now archived online via YouTube. You can watch Day 1 and Day 2 right here at IVM, below. This epic event is almost 10 hours total worth of engaging new music. Powerful stuff and unique for this music scene. Check it out below. Oh and our buddy Nate Parrish is one of the performing artists on Day 1.… Continued →

March 20, 2020

A Mouthful of Thunder Release "Careful Now"

New indie-pop-rock group by the name of A Mouthful of Thunder present their new album titled “careful now”. The album is chock full of catchy, subtle (indie) rock anthems with real heart and soothing melodies meant to influence your soul. This is really great stuff and I encourage you to support them by picking the album up on their bandcamp page right now. You can stream the album below this message. Recommended for fans of Band of Horses, Limbeck, Silversun Pickups, Damien Jurado, Pedro the Lion, and Mae.… Continued →

January 26, 2020

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September 16, 2019

Spoken In Tonques Reveal First Song Off Upcoming Debut

Spoken in Tongues which is the brand new music project from legendary the minds and music makers of – Billy Power (Blenderhead) and Chris Wible (Everdown), has just released their first song titled “Bluff”. You can listen to this new song, below. The song will appear on the album “The Nail That Sticks Up Will Be Hammered Down” due out November 22nd. Pre-order right here digitally and on physical media soon. This eclectic song holds quite a bit of diversity in sound.… Continued →

June 5, 2019

Song of the Day: Stavesacre - Gold & Silver

I’m starting a new feature here at IVM that’ll focus on a beautiful, important, and defining song for a particular band. Let’s start this feature off right and put the focus on the music of Stavesacre, particularly the song “Gold & Silver”. I remember 20 years ago hearing this album (Speakeasy) which had this almost “ballad” like track named “Gold & Silver” then being struck in the heart heavily by it’s somber melodies, inspired lyrical delivery, and that unmistakable voice of Mark Salomon.… Continued →

March 31, 2019

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February 11, 2019

Slow Coming Day - Shoes, Ships, and Sealing Wax (New Song Stream)

We present another brand new song from Slow Coming Day titled “Shoes, Ships, and Sealing Wax” and can be viewed via YouTube below. Please spread the word. The new Slow Coming Day album “1000 Years (Like a Day)” is out worldwide on Valentine’s Day! Don’t know what to get your special loved one this holiday? May I suggest you share this sweet new music with them? Lovers unite! You can also check out the album in full over on PunkNews.orgContinued →

January 30, 2019

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November 2, 2018

REVIEW : Desiring Dead Flesh - That Suuck'd

For those who don’t know, Desiring Dead Flesh are a 3-piece hardcore punk band from Michigan, entirely made up of family members Bryan (vocals, father), Adam (drums, son), and Ravyn (guitar, daughter). Yep, just drums, guitar and vox—no bass or anything else. This is raw, fast punk rock. While it would be tempting to think this is simplistic, that would be missing the mark. The rhythms are much more complex, angular, and asymmetrical to be simple.… Continued →

August 31, 2018

The Best of 2008: 10 Years, A Look Back

10 years ago seems like it has passed within an instant. Some of these albums listed below are forgotten hits and some are still being played today. This list are my recommendations and mine alone. Feel free to disagree with my selections. Check out some of these now “classic” albums from the year 2008, below. The Best of 2008: 10 Years, A Look Back. Brave Saint Saturn as #1?… Continued →

August 9, 2018

August 6, 2018

Introducing: Signal Versus Noise

Everyone needs to check out this promising new band from the great state of Oregon, Signal Versus Noise. The band recently played Joshua Fest and have a big show on August 23rd with The Ataris for that band’s “So Long Astoria” 15th Anniversary event. Their sound will please fans of Real Friends, State Champs, Anberlin, Bayside, and Capital Lights. Listen to the song “Nineteen” below and go grab their brand new album that released last month.… Continued →

August 2, 2018

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April 26, 2018

Miqedem Release New Album "Vol. 2"

The uniquely individual Israeli music group known as Miqedem are back with their second full length effort of original songs composed entirely in Hebrew and centered around sacred biblical text. This is worship music done not by hipsters in the Nashville spotlight or big arena Christian rock events, but by a group of messianic jews who are composing something fresh and entirely original. The group is currently on tour in the U.S. right now so be sure to check out their Facebook page for all the tour dates.… Continued →

April 13, 2018

Mainframe & No Lost Cause Now Available on All Digital Networks +IVM News

Mainframe “Burn The Boats” and No Lost Cause “Slow It Down” are both now available through all Digital Networks. You can also grab Mainframe “Burn The Boats” on CD from IVM right here or here. CDs ship next week. Don’t forget to check out the new Heart Like War single “What We Do” with Leanor Ortega Till of Five Iron Frenzy on sax, through all digital networks. Next week Small Wars “Small Wars” 4 song ep/7″ will be out through IVM.… Continued →

November 11, 2017

Eaves Drop New Album "As Deeply As You Do"

I am excited to announce (thank you Marco) that indie post-grunge/rock act, Eaves, have dropped their debut full length titled “As Deeply As You Do” via bandcamp here. Right now the album is available in digital format but physical media is coming soon according to the band. Check them out on Facebook here. Listen to the album below and make sure you purchase it. The album is only $5 and it’s pure quality entertainment meant to inspire and evoke emotion.… Continued →

September 2, 2017

Introducing: Saint Valletta (Ex-The Beautiful Mistake, The Prayer Chain)

Check out this new band called Saint Valletta out of the So. Cal. area. The band features Josh Hagquist (formerly of The Beautiful Mistake and Dogwood) along with Eric Campuzano (of The Prayer Chain, Stranger Kings, Starflyer 59, and a ton of other great acts). The band is currently recording music some of which you can taste on their Facebook/Instagram pages. Instagram: @saintvalletta. Speaking of Josh Hagquist, he has also been playing guitar for Project 86 on recent tours.… Continued →

May 12, 2017