25 Albums You Should Already Own in 2012

So we are half way done with 2012! Its crazy to think the time has gone so quickly. Cornerstone Festival is about to have its final event, Thrice has called it quits, and mewithoutYou has returned from the dead!  Around the nation we are getting ready for an election, and school is out for most of our readers. Oh yea, and we launched a new website! Here in Texas we are hitting triple digit temperatures, which means that it is time to give you guys a check list of the best stuff that has come out so far in 2012.

The Vespers- The Fourth Wall
To Speak Of WolvesFind Your Worth, Come Home
Sean Michel - Back To The Delta
Tallhart - Bloodlines EP
The RocketboysBuild Anyway
Sara WatkinsSun Midnight Sun
The Royal ApplebaumsEarth EP
mewithoutYouTen Stories
JolietTruth Cannot Be Destroyed By Burning Pages
Beautiful EulogySatellite Kite
Jenny & TylerOpen Your Doors
Impending DoomBaptized in Filth
Alabama ShakesBoys & Girls
Damien JuradoMaraqopa
Joe PugThe Great Despiser
NnekaSoul Is Heavy
Ruthie Foster - Let It Burn
Brian Courtney WilsonSo Proud
Shoot Like Dead Men – Unworthy EP
O’BrotherGarden Window
Heath McNeaseThrift Store Jesus
From The Eyes of ServantsChange The World
The Welcome WagonPrecious Remedies Against Satan’s Devices
SonsKeep Quiet
The BurialLights & Perfections

Dont fret though, because there is so much more to come before New Years 2013, with albums on their way from The ChariotProject 86PropagandaJosh GarrelstobyMacSixpence None The RicherThe Gaslight Anthem and many others! To see all the new music coming to you from your favorite artists, feel free to check out our Release Dates page. Its gonna be good!

If you think we have missed anything, feel free to comment and tell us what you love in 2012

Music Video: Beautiful Eulogy – Entitlement

Amazing song, crazy execution, and an awesome way to express it visually. Beautiful Eulogy for the win.

Free Download: Beautiful Eulogy – Satellite Kite

Hands down, I have never looked more forward to a Hip-Hop release than Satellite Kite by Beautiful Eulogy (a group comprised of Odd Thomas, Braille, and Courtland Urbano formally Xperiment. I expected deep, thoughtful hip-hop with an artistic tinge. What I got was so much better, what I got was this:

Thats only the tip of the mountain: the album is so much more that the video above. Humble Beast has achieved once again something most Hip-Hop groups spend DECADES trying to create. Satellite Kite is a game changer.

Download Satellite Kite – Beautiful Eulogy

New Releases For June 19th, 2012

Satellite Kite
Beautiful Eulogy

Humble Beast
Buy: Amazon MP3

The Heartbeat

Sparrow Records
Buy: Amazon

Memoirs Of A Worshipper
Byron Cage

Buy: Amazon

Rhythm N’ Moves
Capital Lights

Tooth & Nail Records
Pop Rock
Buy: Amazon

On The Run
Children 18:3

Tooth & Nail Records
Buy: Amazon

We Search, We Dig
The Overseer

Solid State Records
Buy: We Search, We Dig

Room To Run (reissue)

Tooth & Nail Records
Pop Rock
Buy: Amazon

Down With The Ship
xLooking Forwardx

Facedown Records

Music Video: Beautiful Eulogy

Check out this video off of the Kingdom Kulture compilation called “Beautiful Eulogy” featuring Braille, Theory Hazit, Odd Thomas, Lee Green, and Xperiment.

The talent level in that room is out of control.