Christian Music News December 15th, 2009

Headlines

It seems that Ben Olin, vocalist from This Beautiful Republic has left the band.

Carmen is going to start doing movies again….yep, we just mentioned Carmen on The One21.

Brett Detar, former vocalist for The Juliana Theory and former guitarist for Zao, is going to make a solo album.

The van carrying all of Underoath‘s equipment crashed on a way to a show. Everyone was ok, but three days later, the band was literally snowed into their hotel, and had to cancel more shows. Its tough touring!

Wow, Jennifer Knapp will be on the Lilith Fair tour in 2010. Congrats!

Alyssa Duncan, vocalist for Ilia, has stepped down from the band with no real explanation.

12 Stones, Blood And Water, Letter To The Exiles, Juliagrace, Shonlock, Pergamum, Our Last Night, and Fairgreen are all in the studio recording new music for your ears!

Music Videos

First up is “You’re Cool” by The Joe

Next up is “Open Your Eyes” by female emcee HeeSun Lee

This little gem of mosh is called “Unbreakable” by Saving Grace

Album Info (more in the Release Dates page)

Below is the album artwork and tracklisting for Dreamt Music’s progressive rock band Shapes Stars Make‘s upcoming January 19, 2010 release These Mountains Are Safe

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1. Giant Bird
2. Le Dodici
3. (We Are) The Hurting
4. Be Gentle, Young One
5. Sunrise
6. Fireflies and Lights
7. The Calm
8. And the Sky Opened

Next we have the album artwork and tracklisting for The Saving One by Starfield, which will hit stores February 23rd, 2010.

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1. The Saving One
2. Rediscover You
3. Declaration
4. No Other Savior
5. Something To Say
6. Absolutely
7. Overwhelm
8. Top Of My Lungs
9. Beautiful The Sound
10. Father
11. The Saving One (Acoustic Version)

Christain Music News 6/03/09

Only a few more days until our coverage of Red Letter Rock Fest begins. If you are going to be there, come say hi, get a sticker, and hang out. If you aren’t  going to be there, then we will be more than happy to keep you up to date. As far as the site itself goes, you are starting to see some changes, but don’t get scared, I promise we are still the same guys, just new and improved…here are your headlines:

A review for Rise Records metal band Oceana‘s new CD, Birtheater (gross), was posted over at Indie Vision Music. Read Oceana review.

Hip-hop artist Tony Stone announced plans to create a completely instrumental album with the intention of the music being used in times of Bible Study. Read Tony Stone announcement.

Our boys (and girl) in Dignan have finished their upcoming new CD, Cheaters & Thieves, and will be releasing it independently on June 26th. Can’t wait…

Check out the cover for Showbread‘s upcoming CD:

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Hip-hop artist Applejaxx has recently been forced to change the name of his upcoming album by Universal Pictures. Intrigued? Read Applejaxx article.

An interview with For Today made it’s way on to Indie Vision Music, discussing the new album, the band’s testimonies, and webcams. Read For Today interview.

Willet has a new video for their song “War & Peace”, watch it below:

Female metal/hard rock band Ilia addressed fans on the loss of their founding guitarist, writing new music, and cancelling all their tour plans for the summer. Read Ilia announcement.

Below is an interview with Peter Furler and Michael Tait concerning the recent frontman switch-up in The Newsboys:

Jimmy Needham‘s new video for the song “Firefly” can be viewed below: