Watch “Hesitate” Video

Check out the music video for our new single “Hesitate”
here! Then get the song and video downloads immediately upon pre-ordering the “Between Here and Now” EP on

Pre-order Between Here and Now

Pre-order Stars Go Dim’s long awaited “Between Here and Now” EP (releasing October 4) for only $5 and receive an autographed CD and immediate downloads of “Like I Mean it” and “Hesitate”. The $10 Deluxe version includes an autographed CD, 24×36 poster, immediate downloads of the “Like I Mean It” and “Hesitate” singles and music videos, and an exclusive “Like I Mean It (acoustic)” download. Pre-order now on

Help SGD Restore Joplin

Join Stars Go Dim, Mercy me, Mandisa, and Hawk Nelson to restore the city of Joplin on July 29th. This will be the biggest event of its kind to benefit the families of Joplin, MO after the devastating tornado. 100% of the proceed will go towards Convoy of Hope and Samaritans Purse for Joplin relief efforts. Visit for more information and to donate. Stars Go Dim has proudly partnered with Convoy of Hope. Together we have a driving passion to feed the world. Learn more about Convoy of Hope and how you can help at Read about Chris and Michael’s recent trip to Joplin to meet up with Convoy of Hope in the latest journal entry on

Upcoming Dates

July 29- Joplin, MO- Restore Fest w/Mercy Me
Aug 5- Midland, TX- Rock the Desert (noon) w/Switchfoot
Aug 5- El Paso, TX- Activate Fest (evening)
Aug 6- Midland, TX- Rock the Desert w/Skillet
Aug 11-13- Haiti w/Convoy of Hope
Aug 18- Nashville, TN- Rocket Town
Aug 19- Knoxville, TN- Relix Theater w/106.1 The River
Aug 20- LaFollette, TN
Aug 26- LaPorte, IN
Aug 27- Chicago, IL- Toyota Park w/Chicago Fire
Sep 3- St. Davids, PA- Eastern University
Sep 4- Two Harbors, MN
Sep 9- Conway, AR- UCA
Sep 10- Carthage, MS
Sep 15- Coweta, OK- Coweta Fall Festival
Sep 16- Smithville, MO
Sep 17- Emporia, KS- ESU
Sep 28- Chouteau, OK
Sep 29- Tulsa, OK- Tulsa State Fair
Sep 30- Joplin, MO- MSSU
Oct 1- Amherst, MA- Mullins Center w/TFK
More dates and info on


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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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In 1985, Doug Van Pelt photocopied a letter-sized sheets of paper, bound them together, and handed them out in person on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. It's all digital now, but, along the way, Van Pelt stirred up quite a few waves, played some seriously heavy music, and made a few friends along the way. Here: A quick look back at the magazine's 35-year history with Van Pelt and new owner, David Stagg.


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