JFH NEWS SHORTS FOR WEDNESDAY MARCH 21, 2012
News on Family Force 5, Demon Hunter, Jessa Anderson, Tenth Avenue North, Joy Electric, Third Day, Guardian, PFR, TobyMac, Kevin Max, moral one, Gideon
NEWS SOURCE: a Jesusfreakhideout.com report
March 21, 2012
>> Family Force 5 Debut "Paycheck" Video
Atlanta's Family Force 5 debuted a brand new music video yesterday for their song "Paycheck" from their most recent album, III. Check the video out now, featured on Vevo.com!
>> New Music Video From Demon Hunter
Demon Hunter has debuted a new music video from their upcoming new record, True Defiance, titled "My Destiny." Check it out on YouTube here! True Defiance releases April 10th.
>> Live Jessa Anderson Event Tomorrow
Join BEC Recordings' artist Jessa Anderson for a live event tomorrow, Thursday, March 22nd 11:30 AM CST. Jessa will be performing songs from her debut, Not Myself Anymore, as well as a Q&A. Watch with us at http://www.livestream.com/jessaandersontv (from Merge PR)
>> Tenth Avenue North Announce The Struggle
Via a YouTube video, Tenth Avenue North announced a brand new studio album, titled The Struggle, for release this August. Check out the video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=39LjGbe2R8k
>> Joy Electric Launches Kickstarter Campaign
Although their modest $6,000 goal has already been met, you can still pitch in to help Joy Electric fund their newest album, Dwarf Mountain Alphabet. Check out the following link for more details! -- http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/146183208/joy-electric-dwarf-mountain-alphabet?ref=live
>> Third Day Begins Releasing Live Recordings
Recently, Third Day had announced their plans to release live albums, available for purchase, of every date on their spring 2012 tour. Visit ThirdDay.com for tour dates and more info on how you can get these unique digital albums!
>> Rock Legends Guardian Launch Kickstarter To Fund New Album!
We already announced that Guardian is working on a brand new studio album together -- their first new album since 1997's Bottle Rocket -- but they do need your help to make it happen! Check out their Kickstarter page to consider pitching in. Only 30 days left to go! http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/guardian2012/guardian-the-cat-starter-project
>> Fan-made Live PFR Videos on YouTube!
Normally, we don't get all that excited about fan-recorded live videos on YouTube, but long-disbanded pop band PFR has begun playing a few shows in 2012 to commemorate their start in music 20 years ago, and one generous fan shared some nice, HQ videos online from the band's recent show in January. Check out this video of them performing songs "Merry Go Round" and "Falling" -- http://youtu.be/M0o108lc8lU. For the latest on their 2012 appearances--a tour dubbed 12 in 2012--visit pfr12in2012.com!
>> Studio Update From TobyMac
This just in this week from TobyMac's newsletter... "TobyMac is currently spending every available hour in the studio working on his fifth full-length CD. The latest update, via text, read "Just got LeCrae to guest on a song"! This is a collaboration many of you have been asking for..."
>> New Digital EP From Kevin Max
Kevin Max has released a brand new digital EP as a prelude to an upcoming graphic novel the artist has been writing. The EP includes new and cover songs, as well as a redone version of an older K-Max tune, all presented in a rather theatrical sound. Check out Fiefdom of Angels: Side One - EP on iTunes!
>> moral one Releases Gungor Beat Tape
Fans of Gungor and hip-hop music may want to check out the new project from ALERT's moral one. The rapper has released "A Gungor Beat Tape" on his bandcamp page, consisting of clips from Gungor's latest album Ghosts Upon the Earth. Check it out at this link!
>> New Studio Video From Gideon
Gideon has released three behind the scenes videos since heading into 456 Recordings to track their new album with Brian Hood, and this latest one contains a sneak peek clip from one of the new songs on the album. Gideon are stoked on the new album which they say is a "real record about real issues and how God helped us to push through them." http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pECPcUu5_vs
(from Facedown Records)
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