The new IVM “Family & Friends Sampler 1” is now available on CD and in my hands. This CD will begin shipping on Tuesday next week. Anyone that orders the CD via Bandcamp gets the digital albums version with purchase. $3 for CD + Digital or $2 for digital only. Featuring 20 bands as seen in picture below. Tons of great music. Currently scouting bands for “2” due out in late spring/early summer. Order here. If you want merch only and don’t need the digital bandcamp files, I also have it in the official IVM store here. All items on both bandcamp and storenvy are shipped by ME! Continued →
Tag: Spirit Filled Hardcore
January 13, 2018
November 30, 2017
October 22, 2017
IVM is proud to announce the next release in our catalog which will be a new Ep from So Cal Spirit Filled Hardcore band, Fire The Sun. The band last released a fantastic full length in 2014 produced by Paul Miner titled “An Evolution In The Creation of a New Self Being”. This band will please fans of Terror, Hatebreed, No Innocent Victim, Shai Hullud, Strongarm, and Stretch Arm Strong. Look for an ep release soon and more details will be announced shortly. Don’t forget to check out our other recent releases available digitally and on tape/cd from Pennylane, Available at the Counter (Tape/CD), Mainsail (Tape), At The Wayside (Tape/CD Soon), Light The Way (Tape/CD). Coming soon: Must Build Jacuzzi “Last Place” (CD/Tape/Digital – Feb. 2018), Hearts Bleed Passion 7 (Digital – December 2017), I Still Dream “Eternia – Single” (Digital – Nov. 2017), Light The Way (CD/Digital – ??? 2018), Mainframe “6 Song Ep/TBA” (Digital/2017/2018). Continued →
October 15, 2017
Update: Only $215 more to go. Jason Parker, who was a founding member and former guitarist for classic 90’s Christian hardcore powerhouse – Focused, as well as a member of Outnumbered, has launched a crowd funding campaign (via his Paypal account) to fund the release of his brand new music project in 2018. This project will feature the songwriting and musical talents of Jason Parker along with several well known special guests that will be announced soon. The songs will have that classic 90’s spirit filled hardcore sound similar to bands such as Focused and Unashamed. Jason says, “Please continue to pray that this e.p. happens. Anyone who donates will receive the physical copy and digital download. For fans of focused and unashamed. Spirit filled hardcore. To God be the glory.” You are donating to Jason’s paypal account Continued →
August 18, 2017
July 30, 2017
July 14, 2017
June 29, 2017
A friend and fellow writer here at IVM, Stephen G. Young, has come up with the idea for a Spirit Filled Hardcore shirt. The shirts are being sold for $18 + $4 shipping. He has limited supply so order quick. Pics can be seen below of Wiley Willis (2Minute Minor/The Blamed/October Bird of Death) modeling the shirt, below. Contact Stephen on facebook here for purchase info. Continued →
April 28, 2017
Indie Vision Music and ZAP Records are proud to bring you an exclusive LIVE STREAM from the band To Live As Sons on May 23rd at 7:30pm EST. Find out more info on the band and this upcoming “show”, below. To Live As Sons are an aggressive spirit-filled hardcore band featuring two former members of ZAO (early days). The group recently released their debut 3 song ep through ZAP Records back in January. Listen below.
April 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
Read this review of Dire’s “Volume 1”
December 21, 2016
December 17, 2016
These are some bands that were sort of popular, but didn’t get very far. Hopefully this sheds some light to the underground SFHC Scene or more appropriately, SFMC Scene.
5. One Way/Raid
Christian metalcore/hardcore One Way formed in… I don’t know when. Continued →
December 3, 2016
I have added a couple old albums from last decade to the IVM Bandcamp page. You can find albums from Short 4 Robert (Third Wave Ska), Terra Firma (Spirit Filled Hardcore), and The Distance Between (Melodic Punk Rock). I still have a few other independent releases here in my collection that I’ll be posting soon so stay tuned to that page. Continued →
November 28, 2016
November 8, 2016
November 7, 2016
Check out this review of Dangerous Minds “Blood Diamonds” (On The Attack Records)
October 31, 2016
October 20, 2016
Jason Parker (Ex-Guitarist/songwriter for Focused, Uphold, Outnumbered) and a friend have started a special 90’s Spirit Filled Hardcore facebook page. Links to old demos/recordings, flyers and pics, and more. Join the discussion and proudly relive your youth. Also, you can look forward to the new Focused tshirt/hoodie that will go on sale soon. Continued →
October 17, 2016
Introducing a new band to you today. They are called To Live As Sons and feature a few former members from ZAO’s “The Splinter Shards the Birth Of Separation” (and before) era. They play a fiery blend of Spirit Filled Hardcore meant to get your adrenaline pumping and your fists in the air. This is some of the most solid independent hardcore I’ve heard in recent years and I encourage you to check them out. Listen to their new songs, below. Look for their debut ep soon. Download the song “The Sound” on our Hearts Bleed Passion Vol. 6 compilation for free! Continued →
We are proud to offer the rare “final” Focused collection of songs titled “The Wheels of Progress“. The Wheels of Progress was a collection of demos, outtakes, and live recordings from 1992-1996 and was released after they broke up (the first time) in 1996. Listen/stream/download below for free! Continued →
January 13, 2014
We are following up our Strongarm “Fast FWD” feature with Part 2, this time with Chris Carbonell answering some deep questions. Let’s relive the past and travel back to the time of DIY hardcore spirit and celebrate the accomplishments of this great Florida band.
February 14, 2013
The Rugged Spud goes out with a blaze of glory. Be sure to check out our review of their final EP.
November 18, 2012
Normandy hits the scene with a healthy serving of “Spirit filled hardcore” meets “Raw Worship.” Does this mixture sound like your style? Read on to hear what we thought.
September 27, 2012
Spirit filled hardcore from Ocala, Florida.
May 21, 2012
May 11, 2012
Eyes of Eli explode onto the scene with a powerful self-titled debut album that belongs in your collection!