The Independent Music Awards®
Submission Deadline Extended

Artists & Labels have until
Midnight Friday, November 11th to Enter.

In response to numerous requests from touring musicians and labels that are putting the finishing touches on new releases, the absolute final deadline for
The 11th IMAs is Midnight Friday, November 11, 2011.

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The absolute FINAL DEADLINE: Midnight Friday, November 11, 2011.

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Employed to Serve

Forward Under a Dying Sun

Most of these days, the sun rises and sets on a world that feels like it's dying. Across the pond, where Employed to Serve calls home, they're learning how to support their latest record a year into its release. HM contributor Andrew Voigt recently sat down with Justine Jones to learn more about the band, marrying your bandmates, and their outside shot at touring with Rammstein.


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My Epic performing their last final show before COVID-19

Between the White Noise

My Epic's last full-length album came out in 2013; despite a number of EPs along the way, the band's dedication to their craft, lyrical approach, and unyielding approach to let the music come naturally has made them critical darlings. Now, they're learning to interact and feed a rabid fanbase in between albums and in a new normal.


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