Having remixed Owl City’s “Umbrella Beach” last year, Long Lost Sun have a bit of a history with whimsical music maker Adam Young. They’re currently keeping the synth-pop ball rolling by lending their mixing skills to the one-man band yet again, for new single “Alligator Sky.” Hear the Long Lost Sun mix of OC’s latest below.

Check out the full piece at: http://idolator.com/5819802/long-lost-sun-remix-owl-city-alligator-sky


Owl City‘s Adam Young Elaborates on Taylor Swift Crush, Describes New Album and More

When Owl City released ‘Fireflies’ in the summer of 2009, frontman Adam Young didn’t know what to expect. But the 24-year-old synth-pop artist couldn’t believe when the song instantly became an No. 1 hit in the US and 24 other countries around the world.

Now, Young is back with ‘All Things Bright and Beautiful’ — the follow-up to his debut record, ‘Ocean Eyes’ — out on June 14. AOL Music had the chance to talk to Young about how he’s grown up on his sophomore album, his fascination with the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster and if anything every happened after he serenaded Taylor Swift on Valentine’s Day.

To read the full interview, check out: http://blog.music.aol.com/2011/04/11/owl-citys-adam-young-taylor-swift-new-album/

Owl City’s new album All Things Bright and Beautiful – the follow up to his platinum selling debut album Ocean Eyes – will be out on June 14th on Universal Republic.  Kicking off his headlining US tour the day before at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN, Owl City is ready to bring fans his new music.  The first single “Alligator Sky” is already available via iTunes, while the album is available for preorder: itunes.com/owlcity.

Check out www.owlcitymusic.com for the most up to date information + tour dates.


Atreyu- 2021

Atreyu's Baptism

At their core, Atreyu is a hard rock band with metal riffs and pop choruses. Now, after more than 20 years, the band has stepped boldly into their next chapter with a change in lineup and an album that proves the lifeblood of Atreyu is stronger than ever.


Photo by Ashley Osborn

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Heaven's Metal: An Oral History of the Genesis of Christian Metal

Heaven's Metal

When rock emerged from blues and 'heavy metal' began to surface, faith-based metal acts also rose to start their own journeys. Initially shunned by both believers and non-believers, they were fighting for their spot at the table, ultimately building a legacy that would go on to change the genre forever. HM presents an oral history of the beginning of Christian metal music, featuring Guardian, Tourniquet, Holy Soldier, Whitecross, and, of course, Stryper.


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Imperial Triumphant - 2021

Alphaville’s Metal Renaissance

With influences that span Miles Davis and Stravinsky to Geddy Lee and Les Claypool, jazz metal force Imperial Triumphant is the epitome of genre-bending. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt spoke with the band about their unique style, the massive bass presence in their music, and the rise and fall of civilization.


Photo by Alex Krauss

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