Island Earth Music Announces the Release of their Compilation Album Titled “Close Encounters”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5-30-2013
Louisville, Kentucky – Close Encounters is a new release from Island Earth Music featuring brand new music from Villebillies, Elephant Room, Bass Drum Aliens, Josh Woods, Iron Bells, and more.
The album was an attempt to broadcast the labels diverse range of sounds to create an interesting take on the musical genres of today. It provided a creative outlet for the artist’s as well as a chance to collaborate outside of their groups/bands. The Island Earth family collectively demonstrates the ability to create well written, catchy songs while maintaining their integrity and individuality. It encompasses everything from party worthy tracks to heartfelt emotion.
A CD release party for Close Encounters will be held at Diamonds (3814 Frankfort Ave Louisville, KY 40207) on June 8th were a limited number of hard copies will be on hand. The album will be available on all other outlets Tuesday, June 11th.
About Island Earth Music:
Island Earth Music is an independent record label focused on becoming a home for the most talented artist around. They provide the materials and man power necessary for their musicians to produce the top product possible.
Founded in 2011, IEM was originally made up of the Villebillies and Elephant Room. CEO, Shaun Wilson, who had been working with the Villebillies for some time spent countless hours developing the independent record label with Dustin “Tuck” Tucker, Demi Demaree, and B.J. Young. IEM went on to develop the names of such acts as the Bass Drum Aliens, Josh Woods, and Iron Bells.
In their short existence they have maintained success in spite of not being advertised by mainstream media. A majority of the label’s merchandise and album sales are via the Internet and merchandising booths at live performances. The label heavily relies on word of mouth, underground promotion techniques, and albums sold by their acts.
Villebillies, Elephant Room, Bass Drum Aliens, Josh Woods, Iron Bells
Press Package Download: http://islandearthmusic.com/close-encounters-press/ce-press.zip