Tag: punk

March 20, 2019

March 3, 2019

February 26, 2019

February 24, 2019

February 19, 2019

February 16, 2019

February 15, 2019

February 14, 2019

New Peter118 Track, "Waiting" (Free Download)

Yesterday, Peter118 released a new track on Raven Faith Records called “Waiting” and it really took me by surprise. For those acquainted with the Peter118 sound, you’re in for a big surprise as well. Up to this point, the band has played an edgy, raw punk rock, but this is like Peter118 meets Green Day (Nimrod/Warning era) meets 90s grunge and truthfully, the 90s grunge part stands out the most. … Continued →

February 4, 2019

February 2, 2019

Introducing: The Swifts

I’d like to take a moment and introduce the band The Swifts to all of you. This pop-punk band of Colorado natives have been making a splash in recent months and it was time to give them a post. Thanks to former IVM writer and friend Brian Mercer this band was shared with me.… Continued →

January 30, 2019

January 28, 2019

January 9, 2019

January 6, 2019

Best of 2018: Rob Jensen

2018 had a number of great albums, all of which I couldn’t list here, but after careful consideration, these are my top 20, none of which are listed lightly. See which ones you’d have picked out and maybe find some new music to check out.… Continued →

December 26, 2018

Letter Kills Teasing Return?

Letter Kills just might be teasing a comeback. It’s a little soon to speculate what it could mean; a one-off reunion show? An new album? I recommend finding the band on their social networks like Facebook and Instagram to stay up to date with whatever is going on, because there certainly appears to be activity of some kind going on.… Continued →

December 21, 2018

December 17, 2018

December 8, 2018

December 3, 2018

Skip Brooks: Fight The Good Fight Memorial

I bring you unfortunate news today. Loving father and well regarded scene veteran and minister, Skip Brooks, has just lost his battle with Cancer. He leaves behind a loving wife and children. To help with funeral costs, friends of Skip have launched a special set of Memorial Shirts in his honor.… Continued →

November 30, 2018

November 27, 2018

November 25, 2018

IVM Christmas Collection

Christmas Songs

For those of you who braved the crowds on Black Friday, you probably heard Christmas songs playing on the PA overhead. I put together a Spotify playlist of Christmas songs that my wife and I enjoy this time of year to share with all of you.

November 22, 2018

Under the radar releases of 2018 so far....

With today being Thanksgiving and Christmas around the corner, 2019 will be here before we know it. There have been so many great releases these past 11 months, but some have gone with little or no recognition. This post is to bring to light some of those releases. 

November 13, 2018

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Christian Ska, Punk, and Hardcore in Spanish

So a few months back, a Christian deathcore/hardcore band from Matamoros, Mexico took the scene by storm with their message of faith, hope, and love that comes through Christ our Saviour. That band was My Place Was Taken. What seperated them from others doing the like is that their lyrics are all in Spanish.… Continued →