Vinyl Release Show: Nov 22nd!

Vinyl Release Show: Nov 22nd!

Our music on vinyl for the first time. Join us at nightshop in Downtown Bloomington on Friday, November 22nd as we celebrate the release of Love is a Weapon on vinyl! Advance tickets are on sale now! We have a limited run of the vinyl records, so we're including an...

New Shirts and Stickers!

New Shirts and Stickers!

All new #loveisaweapon merch is here! Half Hazard Press designed our new t-shirt, and they are fresh off the press! They are printed on super soft heathered black Bella+Canvas tees. Get yours in our online store today. While you're there, grab some new stickers too! 

Love is a Weapon Available Now!

Love is a Weapon Available Now!

Our third studio album has arrived. Love is a Weapon is now available for download and streaming! Click your preferred service from the links above or listen/buy from Bandcamp below. CDs and vinyl records can be ordered through our online store or at an upcoming...

Thank You! Album Release Show: SOLD OUT!

Thank You! Album Release Show: SOLD OUT!

Our #loveisaweapon album release show was the 7th show at The Hallowed Hall, in the 7th month of the year, during our 7th year of being together as a band. I think that means we hit the jackpot. Thank you to all who shared in this special moment with us. Much love!...

Album Release Show Tix On Sale Now!

Album Release Show Tix On Sale Now!

We wanted to release our album in a unique venue where everyone could listen and enjoy the music in an intimate setting. The Hallowed Hall at Half Hazard Press is the type of listening room experience we've been growing and cultivating in the Bloomington-Normal area...

Our 2019 NPR Tiny Desk Contest Video!

Our 2019 NPR Tiny Desk Contest Video!

It's here! Our 2019 NPR Tiny Desk Contest Entry This year marks our 5th NPR Tiny Desk Contest entry - something we have begun to look forward to every year. We took a few minutes during our recording session at the Legacy Building in El Paso, IL to record an acoustic...

Why we crowdfund.

Why we crowdfund.

Why we crowdfund. Hi. We are two weeks away from a goal to make our next studio album. We’ve had some questions about our campaign, and we’d like to take a few minutes to answer them and give you more insight into how we make music. At the end, we’d like to invite you...

“Love is a Weapon” single available NOW!

“Love is a Weapon” single available NOW!

It's here! The time is now. Pre-order our new album (our first newly-recorded music in three years!), and get our single of "Love is a Weapon" immediately so you can add it to your playlists TODAY! As a bonus, we're giving away Karen's single "Break Me Down" to the...

John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner!

John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner!

We're so thrilled to announce that our song "Love is a Weapon" earned us a win in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest NAMM edition, and we're headed to the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) conference in January to perform on the main stage! If you'll be...

Now Booking 2019 Weddings!

Now Booking 2019 Weddings!

Now booking for 2019 weddings! Looking to ditch the DJ? Hire an indie band! We're available as a duo, trio or full band for your ceremony, cocktail hour, and/or reception. Contact us to learn more.

Introducing The Hallowed Hall!

Introducing The Hallowed Hall!

Introducing The Hallowed Hall, a new way to experience music in Downtown Bloomington. We're collaborating with Half Hazard Press to create a 50-seat listening room within the walls of their historic space. We'll be coordinating the talent, and our first guest will be...

Festival Announcement! Mile of Music

Festival Announcement! Mile of Music

We're thrilled to have been invited to perform at the Mile of Music Festival in Appleton, WI the first weekend in August! The festival runs Aug 2-5th, and we'll be there performing on the 3rd, 4th and 5th. More details include set times and venues to be announced....

New Press: NPR Tiny Desk Mention

New Press: NPR Tiny Desk Mention

We're overjoyed to hear that our Tiny Desk Contest Entry "Love is a Weapon" was chosen by NPR Music's All Songs Considered as an outstanding entry! Writing for NPR Music, Katie Anastas says If Florence + the Machine made folk music, it might sound a little like Stone...

Our 2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest Entry!

Our 2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest Entry!

Love is a weapon. See if you can use it. We thought this was a timely song to submit for the 2018 NPR Tiny Desk Concert Contest-- a contest where the winner is invited to perform at the official Tiny Desk at NPR Headquarters in Washington, DC. Check out this acoustic...

The Normal Theater – 10/13!

The Normal Theater – 10/13!

The Normal Theater has a vision to evolve into a venue for more than just movies, and we are excited to help them do just that! We'll be bringing our weird and wonderful songs to you from the Theater on Friday, October 13th. Joining us will be special guests, Sherwood...

Summer Lake Concert Aug 19th!

Summer Lake Concert Aug 19th!

Join us on the shores of a private lake in Bloomington, Illinois on Sat, Aug 19th for a full band show with special guests, The Bashful Youngens! Doors open at 5pm, show starts at 6. Concert limited to 50 guests! Bring your own beverages/picnic and watch the sunset...

We’re headed to Summer Camp!

We’re headed to Summer Camp!

We're thrilled to announce that we're headed to Summer Camp Music Festival in Chillicothe, IL thanks to ReverbNation! Summer Camp runs from May 26-28, 2017. We'll be performing on the Campground Stage on Sunday, May 28th from 12-1pm. Single day passes are available!

Pre-order our new shirt!

Pre-order our new shirt!

Now through March 31st! Visit our online store to pre-order our new Thundercloud shirt design! Get free shipping on your entire order with the code: THUNDERCLOUD. We'll even throw in a free sticker and an additional surprise.

Anniversary Show May 6th!

Anniversary Show May 6th!

We're celebrating the One-Year Anniversary of the release of "Devil That I Know" on May 6th at Duncan Manor with our friend Edward David Anderson! Meet us in the barn for this special full-band performance. Beer, wine and food vendors will be on site as well. Advance...