Two-time GRAMMY®-nominated rock band SKILLET have announced a June 25 release for their highly anticipated new album RISE
(Atlantic/Word). The album's lead singles "Sick Of It" (Mainstream Active Rock/Christian rock) and "American Noise" (Christian CHR) will go to radio on April 8 and 9, while "Sick of It" and "American Noise" will be available at iTunes® on April 9 and 16 respectively.
RISE follows the band's 2009 blockbuster, Awake, which was recently certified platinum ... More Details
Since signing to BEC Recordings in 2001, Kutless has been transformed from a new rock band to a staple artist in the industry that has multi-format, top-charting hits and has sold millions of records. BEC Recordings is proud to announce that Kutless has re-signed and will continue their ministry along with the Seattle-based label.
"Kutless is a perfect example of the type of artists we want to continue to work with at BEC Recordings: ministry-minded, quality music and a strong ... More Details
Frontiers Records is proud to announce the signing of iconic Christian rockers Stryper to a multi-album deal. The first release, SECOND COMING, will be released in North America on March 26th. Produced by Stryper frontman Michael Sweet, the new 16-track album includes new recordings of 14 songs from the band's early years as well as 2 brand new songs.
Sweet commented, "We're really excited about this record. The re-recorded songs are sounding awesome...better than the originals in ... More Details
BEC Recordings' Kutless announces the Kutless Military Mission Project. This is a partnership with Operation Heal Our Patriots, a project of Samaritan's Purse, that ministers to service members of all U.S. military branches. After touring around the world, Kutless has had the privilege of meeting many men and women serving in the nation's armed services. Recognizing the sacrifice that those individuals have made, Kutless wants to give back to the troops.
"We have gotten ... More Details
Whatever you thought you knew about Essential Records rock band Red, think again. In fact, that's exactly what the four-man alternative rock band wants you to do with every track on its fourth project Release The Panic...think again.
Think past your first blush take on Red's lyrical ideas, think beyond the signature aggressive
paint-peeling riffs and new-found evocative grooves, and think through the universality of struggle, pain and ultimately hope living in these new ... More Details
World-renown guitar aficionado, JASON TRUBY (P.O.D., Living Sacrifice), has released his fifth solo album, a collection of songs about faith, family, hope, struggles, and life 20 years in the making. Out today, Our Time Here goes back to Truby's singer-songwriter roots and features a special appearance from long-time friend, Phil Keaggy. The album is available for digital download through iTunes and physical copies can be purchased from CD Baby. Visit JasonTruby.com for links.
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Following their successful 2010 release, Horseshoes & Handgrenades, FairTrade Services band, Disciple is ready to make some noise once again with the November 13 release of O God Save Us All. The group's latest project is a tight, vibrant collection of hard-hitting rock songs with a redemptive heart and includes their current hit single "Draw The Line" which has already hit the Top 5 on the Billboard Christian Rock chart and Top 15 at CHR. To kick-off the release of O God Save Us All, ... More Details
Top-selling modern rock/worship band Kutless will headline The Believer Tour this fall, featuring Grammy-nominated rockers Fireflight, Minneapolis-based rock band Hyland, southern-rock newcomers Rhett Walker Band, and artist/speaker Eric Samuel Timm. The Believer Tour kicks off Sept. 12, and will travel to 23 cities across the U.S. through the end of October.
The Believer Tour takes its name from Kutless' newest studio album, Believer, which debuted at No. 1 on the iTunes ... More Details
New P.O.D. Song "Beautiful" (From Murdered Love)
To Be Featured Tonight (7/10) On Comedy Central's Workaholics
Airing At 10:30 PM ET/9:30 PM CT
"Still building big-chorus riff bombs designed to set off the youth of the nation…Murdered Love is best when all the anthemic stuff comes equipped with the sort of infectious grooves that the band's SoCal stomping ground is known for."- Revolver Magazine
"SoCal rap-metal band brings back the boom after a four-year absence, ... More Details
Orange County rock band Project 86 has announced plans to release their long awaited, new album, Wait For the Siren, on August 21. After a catalogue of successful releases on both major and independent labels, P86 decided to go an entirely new route with this new release: partnering directly with their fans. After a successful Kickstarter campaign which raised tens of thousand dollars, they have emerged with a reinvented sound which demonstrates why they are one of the most ... More Details
Tooth & Nail / Solid State Records' announces the RIAA Gold Certification of They're Only Chasing Safety from the globally successful and acclaimed heavy rock group UNDEROATH. With career album sales over 1.4 million, this achievement follows another Gold-selling album, Define the Great Line, for the band. Over the years, UNDEROATH has evolved and thrived into one of heavy music's biggest successes and has headlined sold-out shows on six continents.
"We are thrilled to be able to ... More Details
Christian music's biggest tour, the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, has shattered its own record to become the #1 tour in the world (first quarter) for the second consecutive year. According to Pollstar's 2012 Worldwide First Quarter Ticket Sales Charts - Top 100 Tours, Winter Jam outpaced attendance for all other tours, including Cirque du Soleil - "Michael Jackson: The Immortal," Pink Floyd's Roger Waters, The Black Keys, Jason Aldean and Brad Paisley, among others. See below for exclusive ... More Details
P.O.D. has completed work on Murdered Love, its first new studio album in four years. Due out this summer, Murdered Love is the band's long-awaited follow-up to When Angels & Serpents Dance. Murdered Love sees the band reunited with long-time producer Howard Benson who also produced the band's massive Satellite album alongside hit albums for Kelly Clarkson, Theory Of A Deadman, Daughtry, The All American Rejects, and My Chemical Romance.
Fans can now listen to "Eyez," ... More Details
GRAMMY Award nominated, female-fronted rock act Fireflight tops the
sales charts this week with its most recent studio release, NOW (3/6/12). The
band boasts its highest sales debut to date, beating out previous first week
Coming in at No. 1 on multiple sales charts, including SoundScan's Current
Contemporary Christian Overall Chart, the Rock Alternative Chart as well as
the iTunes Christian & Gospel Albums chart, Fireflight scanned more than
8,000 units its ... More Details
Slospeak Records just announced that Bleach will be reuniting to play
JoshuaFest in Plymouth, CA this summer. The label's A&R and General Manager,
Davy Baysinger, fronted the rock'n roll band and has revived the six-piece for
one more performance. In addition, Slospeak is sponsoring a stage at both
JoshuaFest and AgapeFest where its four artists will perform.
Bleach (Tooth&Nail Records) disbanded in 2004, after a nine year
run. They've plaid multiple reunion shows ... More Details
This week BEC Recordings' proudly releases the new studio project from Kutless, Believer, which debuted and currently is No. 1 on the iTunes Christian Albums chart. Touted as the best Kutless release yet, Believer has produced a widely popular and touching radio single, "Carry Me To The Cross." This single is in the Top 10 on AC Indicator and Inspo charts as well as Top 20 on CHR and National Audience charts. Fans can purchase Believer at iTunes, AmazonMp3, Target, Wal-Mart, ... More Details
Two-time GRAMMY nominated, Essential Records rock act RED kicks off its second headlining tour in five months, the "REDvolution Tour," on Feb. 10. Visiting 20+ cities domestically, with special guests Thousand Foot Krutch, Manafest, Nine Lashes, and KIROS, the tour will also include a run of "RED only" dates throughout Europe
A year since releasing its acclaimed third studio project, Until We Have Faces, RED continues to make massive career strides, venturing out on ... More Details
Atlantic recording group Skillet wrapped up an extraordinary year by being named among 2011's biggest mainstream rock acts according to year-end charts published by Billboard and Mediabase.
The two-time Grammy-nominated band were among the highest ranking artists featured in Billboard's annual "The Year In Music" issue, with their RIAA gold- certified album Awake approaching 900,000 in sales and included among the year's Top 20 "Rock Albums," Top 15 "Alternative Albums," as well as ... More Details
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After a successful 2009 release that spawned the mega-hit single "What Faith Can Do," Kutless will be releasing a new studio album titled Believer next month on February 28 (BEC Recordings). The album is produced by Grammy-nominated Chris Stevens as well as David Garcia (TobyMac, Mandisa, Carrie Underwood) and Dave Lubben (worship leader, Kutless). Click here to view the album cover and tracklisting.
The debut radio single from this album is already gaining traction out of the gate ... More Details