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Their single K.I.D.S has been a steady favourite on Life FM for a while, and now Farah Loux are preluding their first nationwide tour with Great North with an appearance on Breakfast on April 5th. Check out their performance of Great Escape below:
ONESOUND is a New Zealand Music festival debuting its first year at El Rancho in Waikanae. Promising a huge day of New Zealand Christian Music covering a mountain of various genres. With heaps to see and do on the day, check out a total of 45 bands spread over 3 indoor stages.
Confirmed Line Up includes Massad, The Jury & The Saints, Saving Grace, Strahan, Edge Kingsland, Paper Cranes折り鶴, [Shift], East Of Eden, The Latest Fallout and much much more.
Food and merchandise will be available for purchase on the day.
Accommodation option are available through enquiries with El Rancho (04 902 6287).
All profits from this Festival will go towards building an orphanage in Nepal as part of Every Village's mission.
Saturday 15 June 2013, Gates Open 9AM - Event Closes 10PM
Tickets available from iTICKET:
Luke Thompson and Lydia Cole's first Nationwide tour is kicking off in just under two weeks now!
Their first Auckland show has almost sold out: remember to grab your tickets so you don't miss out.
Find the show closest to you below:
This Easter weekend only, Strahan is giving away a 4 track Album Sampler from his current album Posters.
"Every year as a gift of thankfulness for what Jesus did for us at Easter I give away some music. This year it's a 4 track Posters Album Sampler and it will be FREE from Good Friday till midnight Easter Sunday.
"We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth""
Download it from Strahan's noisetrade: www.noisetrade.com/strahan.
The wait is nearly over: Skillet has announced their new album will be called Rise and they will be releasing a new song called “Sick Of It” on April 23rd.
In a recent interview, vocalist John Cooper said the biggest difference about that album is that it's all-inclusive.
Speaking with ArtistDirect.com, he explained:
"A lot of times rock music is all about me and the way I feel. I'm having a hard time. I'm having a good time. I feel this. This record is more us. It's me and you against the world. It's our time. It's our life. We've got to stand for what we believe to make this world a better place... It feels like we're rallying everyone to join up with us. I don't know if Skillet's really had many songs like that. It's pretty cool."
Canadian electro-pop musician Lights is releasing Siberia Acoustic on April 30th and you can now get a taste of that new record. Check out a stream of Cactus In The Valley here - and it just so happens to feature Owl City! The original track is off Lights’ album Siberia.
"It's really special the way just a guitar and vocal speaks to the heart, an intimacy that a lot of production can't convey quite the same way," says Lights of Siberia Acoustic in a media release. "Siberia in its full form was a different kind of journey than this acoustic record, but this is the version of the songs I sit down and play at home when I'm alone."
New high-energy indie rock worship band CITIZENS have released their self-titled LP this week, and it has already climbed to the top position on the iTunes Christian & Gospel chart as well as debuted in the Top 10 on the Billboard Heatseekers and Worship Albums charts.