It seems that former Cross Movement member and underground Christian emcee pioneer Enock passed away this weekend of a sudden heart attack. Please Pray for his family and friends…
Stellar Kart is now on INO Records instead of Word Records.
An interview with progressive indie band O’Brother can be found over at theblueindian.com. Read O’Brother interview.
With Blood Comes Cleansing are apparently back in action, and they recently told fans that while they wont be touring in the near future, they will be playing local shows along with writing a recording new music.
Also returning to the fold is At The Throne Of Judgment, and they even have a brand new song on their Myspace.
It appears that about a week before their new album hits, Deas Vail decided to sign with Mono VS. Stereo. Cool stuff…
Continuance (ex Means and Saints Never Surrender) have officially signed with Rise Records, and are working on a new CD.
Singer/songwriter Andy Zipf signed with P Is For Panda this week, and has released his latest EP Our Voice Is Weapon in digital format through the label.
The OC Supertones are going to be hitting the festival circuit in 2010.
Below is the new video from Lecrae with his song “Go Hard”
Below is the new video from Jaymes Reunion with their latest single, “Fine”
Below is the video for “No Be Nah” by John Reuben
Album Info (more in the Release Dates page)
Below is the album artwork and tracklisting for Deas Vail‘s upcoming October 27th, 2009 release, entitled Birds & Cages.
1. The Things You Were
2. Growing Pains
6. Tell Me
7. Dance In Perfect Time
9. Puzzles And Pieces
10. The Great Physician
11. The Leaper
Below is the album artwork and tracklisting for Living Sacrifice‘s much anticipated new album, The Infinite Order. The CD will hit stores January 26th, 2010.
1. Overkill Exposure
2. Rules of Engagement
3. Nietzsche’s Madness
4. Unfit to Live
5. The Training
6. Organized Lie
7. The Reckoning
8. Love Forgives
9. They Were One
10. God Is My Home
Below is the album artwork and tracklisting for The Crucified‘s upcoming re-release of their classic album, The Pillars of Humanity. It will drop November 17th, 2009
2. It’s All About Fear
3. The Wrong One
5. Path to Sorrow
6. Fellowship of Thieves
8. The Strength
9. Blackstone/So-Called Living, 1991
10. The Pillars of Humanity
Its that time of year again, Tooth & Nail along with FUEL Magazine are giving a MASSIVE free sampler of some the best stuff from their 3 imprints (BEC, Tooth&Nail, and Solid State). This time around, there are a ton of unreleased tracks, including brand new songs from August Burns Red, Living Sacrifice, Oh Sleeper, and Showbread. Dont believe me, check out the track listing
And Then There Were None – Reinventing Robert Cohn
As Cities Burn – 84′ Sheepdog
August Burns Red – Thirty and Seven
Becoming The Archetype – Dichotomy
Children 18:3 – All My Balloons
Copeland – The Grey Man
Corey Crowder – Look How Far We’ve Come
Emery – Cuthroat Collapse
Family Force 5 – Fever
FM Static – Boy Moves To A New Town With Optimistic Outlook
Haste The Day – 68
Hawk Nelson – Let’s Dance [Dojo Dominating Remix]
Ivoryline – Days End
Jonezetta – Sick In The Teeth
Living Sacrifice – Overkill Exposure (Rough Mix)
mewithoutYou – Every Thought A Thought Of You
MxPx – Punk Rock Girl
Mychildren Mybride – On The Wings Of Integrity
Neon Horse – Strange Town
Oh, Sleeper – Son of the Morning
Secret & Whisper – Anchors (Acoustic)
Showbread – Nothing Matters Anymore
Since October – Guilty
Surrogate – Exercise Machines
The Ascendicate – Scottish
The Chariot – Daggers
The Crucified – The Pit
The Showdown – [Achilles] The Backbreaker
Thousand Foot Krutch – Bring Me To Life
Trenches – Sacrament
Underoath – Desperate Times Desperate Measures
Were you counting? Thats over 30 tracks, and most of them are from up coming albums. Yea, I know, you need to download this right now. Click on the link below and save the .ZIP file to your computer, EXTRACT ALL FILES, then tear into some great new music!
Jesus Saves Live
Indelible Creative Group/Word
Praise & Worship/Contemporary
From all of us here at The One 21, we hope that 2009 is a year for amazing things to be done in your life. For us, it will be a long road of building and launching the site, but we know that God will guide us in the way that we need to go. It will be a big year, so we hope the best for you and for us.
Like most Fridays, we post a whole bunch of links to various stories that have happened over the week in Christian music. Please click through all the links to discover new music, catch up on old favorites, and to stay up to date with what is going on in Christian music scene.
Mute Math will be on Jay Leno TONIGHT (1/2/09)
Indievisonmusic.com has launched their new 4.0 site since we last spoke. Go in and look around.
Wrench In The Works have added a new member, thus ending their run as a three piece. The announcement of the new member and other news for Wrench In Ihe Works.
The Fold posted a video update for their fans concerning the near future for the band.
A Kiss For Jersey‘s new video for the song “oh infamous city” was posted recently. Note: the video is a bit graphic, so watch with some care. =)
HillsongUnited posted a video teaser for their upcoming documentary “We Are All In This Together”.
Brian “Head” Welch announced about what early 2009 will hold for him and his music.
Indievisionmusic.com did an interview with Ivoryline before the holidays, they were even nice enough to share it with all of us.
Friction Family‘s new video for their song “When She’s Near” debuted over the holidays.
Punk band Fight Before Surrender (FBS) gave an interview on hxcchristian.com.
The Crucified have reunited. OLD SKOOL 4 NEW EARS!!
Sara Reeves gave a huge update on her myspace.
Joy Electric followed suit and also gave a huge update on their myspace (must be a good place to announce stuff).
In Fear And Faith give up a whole bunch of details concerning upcoming album, Your World On Fire.
Underoath posted a home video of their recent tour to South America.
Mae talks about their new song up for free download, all the other stuff that they are up to. News and downloads from Mae.
….and thats it. The news will most likely be a bit more numerous next week, along with some more releases. Have a great week, and let us know if we missed anything.