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Thursday, 06 February 2014 12:20

New Empire sign to Tooth & Nail

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Tooth & Nail have signed Australian indie-rock band New Empire to their lineup - and their full length album In A Breath will be released April 18. 

Wednesday, 15 January 2014 09:57

Free stream of Switchfoot's new album!


Our friends over at RELEVANT Magazine have this awesome music page called 'The Drop'. This week they're featuring the new soundtrack/album from Switchfoot, "Fading West" and it's AWESOME.

Tuesday, 07 January 2014 15:04

Album Release List

*dates subject to change -- we'll try keep it as up-to-date as we can!!

JANUARY 2014  

January 7

Anberlin - Best of Anberlin
David Thulin - Reconstruction, Vol. 2.1 - EP
Colton Dixon - A Messenger (Expanded Edition)
Underoath - Best of Underoath

January 14

Number One Gun - This Is All We Know

January 17

Switchfoot - Fading West (Soundtrack)

January 21

Nine Lashes - From Water To War
Saving Grace - The Urgency 
Kye Kye – Fantasize

January 28

Jamie Grace - Ready To Fly


February 4

Anthem Lights - You Have My Heart

February 10

Shonlock - A Night To Remember

February 11

Kutless - Glory

February 14

Sumerlin - Runaways  

February 18

Mike Mains and the Branches - Calm Down, Everything Is Fine

February 21

The Fray - Helios

February 25

Rapture Ruckus - Invader Vol. 1 - EP  
Bethel Music - Tides Live  

MARCH 2014  

March 4

Various Artists - God's Not Dead: Motion Picture Soundtrack 
Jars of Clay - Inlandia: The Remix Collection
John Mark McMillan - Borderland
United - The White Album (Remix Project)
The Royal Royal - The Return Of The King
Satellites & Sirens - One Noise

March 11

Jesus Culture - Jesus Culture Reconstructed Vol. 1
Capital Kings - REMIXD
Planetshakers - Endless Praise

March 17

Rend Collective Experiment - The Art of Celebration 

March 25

Kari Jobe - Majestic (Live)
MercyMe - Welcome To The New

APRIL 2014  

Sometime in April 2014

The Jury & The Saints - The Jury & The Saints

April 1

Mikeschair - All Or Nothing

April 11

Needtobreathe - Rivers In The Wasteland  

April 15

Shawn McDonald - Brave

April 18

New Empire - In A Breath

April 22

Francesca Battistelli - If We're Honest

April 29

The Ember Days - Live
KJ-52 - Mental
Passion - Take It All Live
RED - Release The Panic: Re-calibrated (remix)

MAY 2014  

Sometime in May

The Classic Crime - What Was Done: Volume One

May 2

The Latest Fallout - The Latest Fallout

May 6

All Sons & Daughters - All Sons & Daughters

May 27

Crowder - Neon Steeple

June 10

Anthem Lights - Covers Part III


Abandon Kansas - TBA
Anberlin - TBA (final album!)
Ascend The Hill - TBA
Bellarive - TBA
Capital Kings - TBA
Family Force 5 - TBA
Fireflight - TBA
Emeli Sande – TBA
House of Heroes - TBA
Jimmy Needham - TBA
Paper Route - TBA
Pillar - TBA (August)
Red Jumpsuit Apparatus - 4 (July)
Rhett Walker Band - TBA
Wolves at the Gate – TBA




Tuesday, 31 December 2013 13:51

Top 100 Songs of 2013 - THE LIST

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Here it is! Thanks for tuning in, and for all your votes - the good ol' weeknight countdown is back after Parachute 2014!


Stellar Kart have released the music video for their new single 'Criminals & Kings' - hit the jump to see it!

Make sure you get their album All In from iTunes too ::

Wednesday, 18 September 2013 11:03

Music Video: Rapture Ruckus - In Crowd ft. FF5

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After giving the live version away for free (which you can still get btw...), Rapture Ruckus has released the studio version of "In Crowd" with special guest Soul Glow Activatur from Family Force 5.

Get the song from iTunes, and hit the jump to check out the new music video with the sweetest little shout-out to New Zealand around 2:49. Nice work!!!

Tuesday, 17 September 2013 14:54

Kiwi Download: Lisa Crawley - Elizabeth

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Lisa Crawley has a brand new album out called 'All In My Head' we're stoked to feature her single Elizabeth as our Kiwi Download! 

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Strahan's been keeping busy, he's been on tour with Tear Fund, had his album up for free download and also been working on new material - including this new song 'There Will Be A Day'. Its a different sound, less folky, more gospel - and definitely worth a listen. Download from noisetrade now or listen below.

Holly Arrowsmith

Holly Arrowsmith is a blues/ folk musician who hails from the mountain valleys of Queenstown, New Zealand

When 60's and 70's folk and blues is all a child is brought up on, something unique is created- A 'distinctively powerful' sound is stirring in the soulful music of Holly Arrowsmith.

Born In the dry desert city of Santa Fe, New Mexico and raised in the mountain valleys of Queenstown, New Zealand, Miss Arrowsmith has had many cultural, artistic and environmental influences, ultimately manifesting in the form of song.

From a young age, the momentum behind Holly's vision has been building. At just 16, she was a finalist in the New Zealand Country Music awards with her song 'Heavenly Lights', and went on in her teenage years to win many local titles including 'Best acoustic artist' two years in a row, 'The Best original song' And Queenstowns 'Ultimate Muso' at the Battle of the Muso's.
More recently, Arrowsmith was named the winner of 2012 'Songstars' competition, with her powerful single 'Wolves and Moons'. She performed at Parachute Festival 2013 and opened the Queenstown Winter Festival for a crowd of over 10,000.

In June 2013, Arrowsmith released her first EP 'The River' to great response, and is embarking to tour NZ and play at numerous festivals.

With a voice that has been described as 'Organic' , 'Haunting' and 'Entrancing' and lyrics that lay bare a heart to carry light and hope into peoples lives, Holly Arrowsmith is a name to watch.

Click below to download 'Wolves & Moon' from the The River for free for a limited time.

Download not there? You might've missed out! It's all good - go get the song from Bandcamp and like Holly on Facebook! 


***SORRY!! This download has expired - Don't sweat though, there'll be another great Kiwi Download soon as!***

Wednesday, 24 July 2013 11:59

Kiwi Download: Ross Meecham - Anything

Anything - Single

The Kiwi Download is a song available for free download for a limited time. Hit the jump to read more about this great kiwi tune to get the download.

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