House of Lords formed in the late 80’s with veteran members of multiplatinum bands such as Alice Cooper, Ozzy Osbourne, Quiet Riot, and Angel. Collectively, members had a creative hand in over 30 million albums sold, and House of Lords continued with 4 Top 40 Billboard Hits, and the Top 10 Single "Can't Find My Way Home".
House Of Lords
Alt-rock artist Pivitplex combines driving rock with thought provoking lyrics and a hard working commitment to touring. Under Museum Quality Glass provided the band with a platform that kept them touring for four years and launched the Top 10 R&R single “You Know”.
True flamenco artists Mosaico combine tremendous talent, incredible classical guitar work, and intriguing original music to provide a critically acclaimed audio work of art.
The Beach Boys
The Beach Boys began their career in 1966 and continue to this day. They have become an industry icon that has generated over 30 gold and platinum records, countless Top 10 singles, and is enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Alternative punk flavored rockers Everybodyduck have generated five Top 10 R&R singles including the #1 Dove nominated Best Rock Single “Suzie’s Diet”, which propelled the band into the national spotlight and years of touring, touring, and more touring.
Alt-rock act Soul Shock Remedy received international critical acclaim with a rare 5K award from British magazine Kerrang! (the overseas equivalent of the US’s rolling Stone Magazine) as well as high praises in Billboard Magazine. SSR had 2 Top 20 R&R singles before imploding due to artistic differences.
The Corbans burst onto the music scene with their Top 20 R&R single “Give Yourself Away” which also joined their Top 10 artist demo in rotation on TBN.
Fronted by acclaimed vocalist Dave Mustaine, the Megadeth story continues with non-stop touring by an inspired and revived troupe. With over 20 million sales worldwide, numerous Billboard hits, and a fan base of millions, they have received admiration and respect from fans, peers, and critics alike.
At only 14 years of age, Kendall made a splash onto the music scene by being voted AOL’s favorite New Breaker Artist and was listed in Popstar Magazine as one of the performers to watch. Her song “Mystery” topped the charts at #1 on AOL Radio, beating out artists that included Kelly Clarkson, Usher, and Destiny’s Child.
Having toured with such national acts as Barenaked ladies, Unwritten Law and Shawn Mullins, The Clintons are easily one of the most recognized bands in the Midwest. Hailing from Bozeman, Montana, the group has a special bond with their fans that few bands can match. Wth a greta live show and infectious pop songs you can count on The Clintons to keep you moving.
Best known for his role as keyboardist for Dream Theatre, Jordan Rudess is widely recognized as one of the greatest rock keyboardists of all time. A child prodigy who began studying at the Juliard School of Music at nine years old, Jordan is truly a master of his art. On his solo album “Listen” you get to hear some of the intricate compositions that make Jordan such a unique talent.
Fifth Angel received worldwide critical acclaim as heavy, classically influenced rock. Charting on Billboard with their first album, co-producer by Terry Date (Korn, White Zombie, Soundgarden) the young band’s follow up generated a single that became the theme song for Howard Stern’s long running show. Fifth Angel recently headlined the “Keep It True” festival in Germany to over 5000 fans.
Re:Zound’s international ministry draws crowds in excess of 100,000 in India, and thousands more in countries such as Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. The group earned 3 R&R Top 20 singles and their hit “Breathe” spent over 4 months on MTV’s Undiscovered chart. Rezound has appeard with CCM artists including Jeremy Camp, Michael W. Smith, Tree 63 and David Crowder.
Industry veterans Esterlyn have been making an impact in the CCM market for over three years, touring nationally with artists such as Fireflight and Kutless. The troupe received high praise on their new CD “Love” from members of Kutless, Tenth Avenue North, and Paramore. Their new sound has been described as “refined to incorporate a tinge of pop . . . and just enough polish to sparkle out of the speakers without coming across as gaudy and overdone.” Catch the experience that is Esterlyn.
Fans describe Miss Krystle as the pop version of Evanescence. Krystle has co-written singles with award-winning songwriter Gardner Cole, who says Krystle “is a bright new talent who has it all." Having composed original soundtracks for feature films such as Speak No Evil, Krystle continues developing her skills as a producer and songwriter. Krystle credits her love of dark music and performance art to acts like Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie, Rammstein, Disturbed, Lady Gaga and Korn. She credits influences of her upcoming music to Maroon 5, Celldweller, and Lana Del Rey.
Anna is the ever-so thought-provoking artist who asks important self-evaluating questions through her music. Are you really living each day to the fullest and having the impact you were meant to have? This is how the single If Today Where Your Last Day makes Anna reflect on how we all lose our fears and apprehensions that hold us back when we consider that we only have a finite amount of time here on this earth. How much could we accomplish for the Lord and His Kingdom if we let go of our fears and past hurts if today was our last day? Are the negative things going to be what you waste your time continuing to be controlled by, or would you start living powerfully and meaningfully with the hours you have left? Are you living for yourself or would you be better off fogiving others and living free.
Ever Stays Red
With 4 Top 20 R&R singles, 3 #1 singles in 40 US markets on the Effect Radio Network, and 1 Top 10 CRW single, ESR continued to gain ground with their release of “The Brink of it All”. Vocalist Dustin Carlson projects both vulnerability and a desperate sense of heroism on tracks such as “Can’t Explain” and “Life in the Fire”. (ESR has performed with Jeremy Camp, Delirious, Thousand Foot Krutch, Hawk Nelson, and Sanctus Real.)
Described as one continuous, unbridled burst of energy, Silverline has performed for crowds in over 38 states and has shared the stage with an impressive list of artists that includes P.O.D., Hawk Nelson, The Newsboys, Switchfoot, Sanctus Real, and TFK. With 3 Top 10 Singles under their belt including the #2 single “Voices in the Night," Silverline began to make an impact shortly after the success of their first independent release “Start to Believe” and have not looked back since. Word began to spread throughout the music industry that there is a new force to watch for, and they are indelibly “Silverline."
Hailing from Austin, Texas, Ember began to flash all over the radar playing shows with Blue October, Theory of a Deadman, Parlor Mob, Black Stone Cherry, and Faktion just to name a few. Ember became one of the top requested bands on internet radio as well, and then ignited the mainstream radio waves with their #1 hit and artist demo “The Deep End”, which spent over 12 weeks at the #1 position on Top 40 Radio edging out artists such as Daughtry and Lady Gaga.
Northern Light Orchestra highlights tremendous and majestic, orchestrated hard rock music featuring multiple soaring vocals tracks, incredible pulsating rapid guitar solos worthy of the true “Guitar Hero” status, and pounding rhythms sure to impress and invigorate the baby boomer generation that grew up on what is today classic rock. Vocalists and musicians appearing on NLO have been responsible for the sale of over 200 million albums worldwide and include members and former members of household names such as Fuel, The Beach Boys, Sly and the Family Stone, Alice Cooper, Survivor, Steely Dan, Firehouse, Sister Sledge, Quiet Riot, Vanilla Fudge, Winger, Bob Carlisle, Guns and Roses, Grand Funk Railroad, Kiss, Korn, House of Lords, and Whitesnake just to name a few.
Phoenix native Brian Weaver began his career working at Young Life camps alongside Dove Award winning artist Brandon Heath. An up and coming artist to watch for, Brian blends a distinct brand of contemporary influences with clear and moving vocals to create his unique brand. Since 2006, Brian has been performing with artists such as Jars of Clay, Tenth Avenue North, Jonny Diaz, Todd Agnew, Phil Keaggy, Shawn McDonald, Phil Joel, Chris & Conrad, JJ Heller, and Esterlyn.
Formed by front man Bobby Scott, Minks contagious pop/ retro/ rock sound stands alone as unique. With catchy melodies and a flair for the unusual, Mink is at home playing at huge festivals as well as intimate settings, and has appeared in concert with Story of the Year, My Chemical Romance, Jimmy Eat World, Yellowcard, The Hives, and Lit to name a few.
Trik Turner exploded onto the rock scene in 2002 with their hip-hop influenced Top 5 Billboard and MTV hit “Friends and Family”. After national appearances on David Letterman and Carson Daily, the band returned with a new, edgier rock sound that is “Naming the Unidentified”. Trik has appeared in concert with Hoobastank, POD, Staind, Linkin Park, and Eminem.
LaRue was discovered by Ken Mary in 1998. Their illustrious career included 6 Top 10 R&R singles, Favorite New Artist – CCM Magazine, a #1 artist demo on the Disney Channel, and 2 Top 30 hits in Billboard Magazine. With their unique alt-folk rock and adult contemporary sound, LaRue headlined the Acquire the Fire stadium tour and has performed alongside artists such as Michael W Smith, Jars of Clay.
Recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Alice Cooper is literally a living legend, and his career extends from the 1970’s into today. Having influenced many of today’s top artists, Cooper was the first to blend theatrics and Rock and Roll. Selling over 25 million albums world wide, Alice continues to leave his indelible mark on the music industry.
Ricardo has made numerous appearances on the international TBN network, including live performances with Jackie Valesquez. His first Top 10 Single “I Call Your Name” (#6) spent over six weeks in the Top 10. Ricardo has performed with top CCM artists Rebecca St. James, Israel, New Song, and many more.
Over the past 5 years, ETF has developed a storied live performance history appearing with rock headliners such as Three Days Grace, Fuel, Skillet, RED, and many more. ETF released their National debut album “Bloodline” on September 8th, 2009 which included the MTV debuted artist demo “Breakaway”. The bands power, chemistry and maturity is evident in songs like “Break Away”, “Things Will Change” and a powerful and updated version of the Rocky III theme song “Eye of the Tiger”. In 2010, ETF teamed up with Shane Gibson (Korn) to record and release the song "Free”.
Echoes The Fall
Chris and Conrad exploded onto the Christian music scene in 2009 with their Top 5 Single “Lead Me to the Cross”, which received heavy rotation across the US on networks such as Way FM and Klove, and reached #3 on USA Today’s chart of Christian Contemporary Music. C&C’s blend is a well-structured maze of aural intuition, as evidenced on songs like "Buried Alive" and "Rescue". Other hits included the Top 10 remake of “Something About Christmastime” and the Top 30 hit and artist demo “You’re the One”.
Chris & Conrad
Out of the heat of Atlanta, Georgia, Seven Stories Up burst onto the charts with their Top 30 Single “Hallelujah”. Combining a mix of contemporary musical influences with a rock edge and full and present vocals, SSU has a sound that is ever familiar but impactful on its own merits.
The Phunk Junkeez career highlights include Top 40 Billboard hits, songs on hit movies such as TommyBoy, American Werewolf in London, National Lampoons, Senior Trip, Fox Sports, and Sony’s ATV Off Road Fury. They have performed with Green Day, Incubus, Ministry, Social Distortion, Kottonmouth Kings, NoDoubt, Sugar Ray, Lenny Kravitz, MXPX, POD, Rage Againt the Machine, 311, Sheryl Crow, and many others.
Worship band Covenant31 burst upon the CCM scene by remaining #1 on the CRW charts for over 11 weeks with their single “Man on the Cross”. C31 is one of the up and coming bands to watch for as they continue to release singles to radio with ever increasing visibility and a consistent live schedule. Their heartfelt passion for ministry is obvious to fans everywhere in their music and live performances.
An incredibly gifted songwriter and singer, Mack's soothing voice calls to mind the likes of Enya, Dido and Sixpence None the Richer's Leigh Nash. An honest and touching album, “Take Me With You” is a work of art that is layered in personal experience and explores the intricacies of faith with beauty and charm. This 11-track project resonates with a decidedly intimate warmth and deeply reverential timbre.
With an ever increasing fanbase, millions of views from some of their YouTube posts, and a steady tour schedule, Bright Light Parade is one of the most exciting new artists to emerge onto the CCM music scene in a very long time. Although the band is still relatively new, they are already a seasoned touring band having played around the country at CCM clubs, colleges, retreats, camps, and festivals, including Sonshine and the main stage of Lifelight. An up and coming artist to watch for, be looking for their upcoming release through VSR Music Group.
Jason Allen Rich
American Idol alumni Jason Allen Rich’s debut release, “A Beautiful Life”, brings to the forefront why Rich is one of the brightest new talents in the CCM industry, showcasing not only his amazing vocal abilities but also his remarkable talents as a songwriter. Through emotionally charged, spiritually provoking and beautifully poetic lyrics in tracks such as “Taste and See”, and “Take Us Away”, Rich creates a connection with his own experiences and his faith, leading those who listen to a place of worship and intimacy.