Trying to pinpoint exactly who German rock band Arson sounds like is no easy task. Put together a seamless blend of alternative rock (a la 12 Stones), classic rock (Theocracy and Stryper), symphonic rock (Red and Starest), and a dash of just straigh up metal, and you have the sound that Arson produces in their single "In Too Deep." While there is still refinement to be had in the sound, the overall delivery hits in all the right places.
2020 was a year for the history books, and not just in terms of global events. For the music industry, it was the year of livestreams and singles, upending the traditional album and touring format. Although there was undeniable loss and hardship for artists, they also embraced the new challenges as a call to impressive creativity.
This Surrender released a heavy hitting song titled "Anchored" on January 12. This Surrender is fronted by James Franchise, and the song was birthed out of the sudden passing of his brother, Carlos Hildalgo Jr. The song is definitely a beautiful tribute, and a lament before God.
Jon Foreman has released the first three songs from his upcoming solo album Departures. The songs are "Education," "Red and Gold," and "Jesus, I Have My Doubts," and the full album will be following on February 12.
DeadSin, a Christ-centered rock band from Fort Worth, Texas formed in 2020. They released their debut 3-song EP The Protest on November 27.
Zahna is gearing up for a busy 2021, so what better way to close out 2020 than with a very loud reminder that she is very much a force in the hard rock and metal genre? Contributors Matt Durlin and Jessica Walker bring you an exclusive look at all things Zahna.
Ashley Worhol, the vocalist for Worhol the Band, recently released the single "Listen to the Wind."
On the new single "Goodbye" from Ignescent, frontwoman Jennifer Benson brings powerful, driving vocals to match the rest of the band.
Then It Ends rips through their eleven-track album with a ferocity that will leave you breathless while at the same time getting lodged into your brain with their ability to bring melody into a seamless balance.
Anchor & Braille, Stephen Christian of Anberlin's side project, released the Christmas Cover "All I Want For Christmas is You."