Christian Rock Band "The Protest" running a Kickstarter Campaign until Nov 30 to fund their next album to further their mission of positively impacting lives.
The Protest has launched a campaign for a new album on Kickstarter.com–the world's largest funding platform for creative projects. It's a different way to raise funds for creative projects, plus it's an all or nothing goal. The project must reach its goal or no donations are received. The Protest has humbly decided to ask friends ... More Details
Song Featured On Highly Anticipated, Ninth Studio Album, FADING WEST, Releasing Jan. 14, 2014
First Switchfoot Feature Film FADING WEST Releases Dec. 10, Premiering on 43-City Fall Tour
Grammy-award winning rock band Switchfoot released the first single, "Love Alone Is Worth The Fight," from its highly anticipated album, Fading West, set to release Jan. 14, 2014 on Atlantic Records/Word. The reception of the single is being overwhelmingly supported at radio, with every ... More Details
Here are the winners of the 45th annual dove awards in the rock categories or with winners that are ChristianRock.Net artists:
Artist of the year - TobyMac
Rock song of the year - "Sick of It" by Skillet
Rock contemporary song of the year - "Keep Your Eyes Open" by Needtobreathe
Rock album of the year - "Release the Panic" by Red
Rock contemporary album of the year - "A Messenger" by Colton Dixon
Pop contemporary album of the year - "Eye On It" - TobyMac
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New TFK Song "Searchlight" from Band's 1st Hits Album Releasing Oct. 15,
Made In Canada: The 1998-2010 Collection,
Streams at HMmagazine.com Beginning Today
Modern rock favorite THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH continues to rack up the accolades for its independently released, 2013 Dove Award nominated and No. 1 selling Billboard Hard Rock studio album, The End Is Where We Begin. The most recent single from the album, "Light Up The Sky," shot to No. 1 Rock this week on ... More Details
Campaign Kicks Off Tonight At Midnight; Fans Have Unique Opportunities to Be Part Of The Entire Process
Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, October 1, the GRAMMY-nominated and Dove Award winning band The Choir is launching a month-long Kickstarter campaign to fund their upcoming 15th studio release along with a brand new live album. Partnering with Livestream, The Choir will broadcast a free online acoustic concert tomorrow evening from 8-9pm CST to celebrate the upcoming album ... More Details
Rock newcomer WE AS HUMAN has enjoyed a thrilling ride so far in 2013 following the release of their debut, self-titled album WE AS HUMAN in June of this year. The album was greeted with nearly unanimous praise, calling the band "perfect" and "the epitome of what rock music is missing these days." The album shot to the Top 10 on the iTunes® Rock Chart and peaked at No. 31 on the iTunes® Overall Chart.
Their lead rock single "Strike Back" enjoyed a steady climb to the Top 5 on ... More Details
Family Force 5 has a devoted fan base that has faithfully followed the band for the last eight years. Throughout its career, the band has established itself as a successful artist, independently selling more than 250,000 units. Today marks a new chapter for Family Force 5 as the band shares a personal letter with its fans announcing the line-up change from frontman Solomon Olds to his brother (previously the drummer) Jacob Olds.
The band also announces new drummer Teddy Boldt to take ... More Details
September 12th, 2013 - Love & Death, the band led by former Korn guitarist Brian "Head" Welch, will re-issue its debut album â€śBetween Here & Lostâ€ť as an expanded edition September 17th via Tooth & Nail Records. Recorded in Nashville with producer Jasen Rauch (RED, Breaking Benjamin) and mixed by Paul Pavao & Ben Grosse (Marilyn Manson, Slipknot), and Jim Monti (Korn), the â€śExpanded Editionâ€ť will feature 3 new tracks in addition to the 11 songs on the original release.
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Modern rock favorite THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH will release its first hits compilation, Made In Canada: The 1998-2010 Collection, October 15 from Tooth & Nail Records with Capitol Christian Distribution. Following the breakout success of the band's current independently released, 2013 Dove Award nominated and No. 1 selling Billboard Hard Rock studio album, The End Is Where We Begin, the new collection underscores the past hits that helped build this band into one of today's most successful rock ... More Details
Legendary rock band Stryper is proud to announce that the first annual Stryper Fan Weekend will be held in Nashville, Tennessee from October 11-13, 2013. The multi-platinum band will host the three-day fan event, which will be packed with exciting events and exclusive access to the band.
Stryper Fan Weekend will include a Stryper concert, an exclusive first listen to the upcoming album, a sneak peek at the band's upcoming music video, Q&A sessions with the band, access to a national ... More Details
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced today, from Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University, the nominees in 42 categories for the 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN at 7:30pm CT. The show will be broadcast on Monday, October 21st at 8:00ET exclusively on the UP! Television Network. Voting for the final winners will run from September 3rd ... More Details
GRAMMY and Dove Awards winning band Jars of Clay is set to release its eleventh studio album, Inland, on its own Gray Matters label with distribution through Tone Tree. Produced by Tucker Martine (My Morning Jacket, Beth Orton, The Decemberists) and mixed by Beau Sorenson and Jacquire King, Inland is available today for pre-order at iTunes® and Amazon.com, and will be available everywhere great music is sold Aug. 27.
Additionally, multiple limited-edition pre-order packages are ... More Details
NEWSBOYS TO HEADLINE WINTER JAM WEST
The internationally top-ranked Winter Jam 2013 Tour Spectacular—featuring 10 artists for $10—is set to hit 11 Western cities this fall, headlined by multi-GRAMMY®-nominated Newsboys. Once again boasting many of the top names in Christian music, Winter Jam West kicks-off in Los Angeles November 8 at Ontario's Citizens Business Bank Arena.
Created and hosted by GRAMMY®-nominated NewSong, the tour also includes Tenth Avenue North; ... More Details
Following several sell out shows in Russia in 2011, Skillet returned to country's Black Sea this week to play before over 35,000 fans at the Kubana Festival with System of a Down. While on the other side of the planet, the Grammy® nominated and platinum selling rockers garnered their second No. 1 hit from their critically acclaimed project RISE as "American Noise" hit the top spot on the Christian Hot AC Chart. "American Noise" follows their Top 10 Mainstream ... More Details
BEC Recordings announces the sophomore release, Just Say Jesus, from the Kentucky-based rockers 7eventh Time Down on September 3. This album is the follow-up to their label debut, Alive In You, which released in 2011. Just Say Jesus is preluded by the title track and radio single that is currently climbing the charts. The single is charting on the National Christian Audience chart with 1.9 million audience impressions as well as it debuted this week at AC Indicator and continues to move up ... More Details
To celebrate their illustrious 40-year career, Christian rock band, Petra, will release an exclusive CD project on July 30 featuring the band's biggest and most-loved songs. The standard edition of 40th Anniversary will include 27 of Petra's hits, while the deluxe edition (digital copy only) will include 37 songs. Both versions include a new recording titled "Holy Is Your Name."
"'Holy Is Your Name' is a thank you to all our fans, but mostly a thanks to God for all the ... More Details
Yahoo! premieres "American Noise" video
One week since their critically acclaimed project RISE entered Billboard's Top Rock, Hard Rock and Top Christian Charts at No. 1, as well as No. 4 on the Top 200, GRAMMY® nominees and platinum rockers Skillet have held on to the No. 1 slot on the Billboard Top Hard Rock and Top Christian Albums Charts. Solid sales in week two also gave the band a firm spot at No. 2 on the Billboard Top Rock Chart and No. 11 on the Top 200. ... More Details
Curb Recording artist PLUMB announced today her upcoming "Need You Now" tour, sponsored by Metro World Child. After taking a seven-year hiatus from the road, the tour will kick off in September and will travel to 24 cities throughout the fall. Josh Wilson and Mikeschair will join the tour as support.
Need You Now, the album, has received rave reviews and incredible fan support. The title track received early confirmation from radio, hitting the #1 spot on the ... More Details
It's been a five-year wait for new music from North Carolina hard rockers Decyfer Down, but it was time well spent. The follow-up to the successful 2008 release CRASH, will floor their long-time fans boasting a tantalizing mix of moody anthems, driving guitars and a heavy sound that is matched by weighty spiritual lyrics. Scarecrow, which releases on August 27, 2013 proves the old adage, "good things come to those who wait." Leading the pack to release date is "Fight To Win," the ... More Details
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Platinum selling and GRAMMY®-nominated band's first album in nearly four years hits today to a flood of praise
RISE already Top 5 on iTunes® Overall Chart
Everyone agrees – RISE was worth the wait. Nearly four years since their last album, two-time GRAMMY®-nominated and platinum selling rock band Skillet aren't showing signs of slowing down. The new release, out today, comes as the highly anticipated follow-up to Skillet's mega-selling project AWAKE. The praises for ... More Details