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In case you missed this announcement last week, here it is for you in BLOG form

Independent Ear Records and Jerry Dale Harris has decided to offer Jerry's new album for FREE! We feel that finances should not keep Jerry's fans from his music!

We also are sending out press releases (link below) to media outlets, Internet radio and radio stations worldwide to promote the album. Please help by sharing this press release with anyone in the media world who might wish to do interviews/album reviews etc. THANK YOU!

Press Release:




Posted on July 11, 2016 and filed under Announcement, Blog, Independent Ear, Music, News.

Join Us In Welcoming Nick Peay To The Independent Ear Family


Louisville, KY based Singer-Songwriter Nick Peay joins Independent Ear.

On the heels of his recent single “When You Can” & his latest album “Sobering” Nick looks to continue his evolving his career by partnering with the ever growing music company Independent Ear. On top of promotion of his two latest releases Nick & Independent Ear are preparing for his next album as well as a full schedule of touring set to kick off after the holiday season. 

Nick’s latest album was released back in September via digital music portals and on CD, has been met with overwhelming positivity by fans & industry professionals alike.  "It’s rare to hear originality and honesty combined together these day in the business. That’s why I was pleasantly surprised to find both qualities resounding through the music of Louisville’s Nick Peay. His uncomplicated, heartfelt songs could soon be heard all over..." says Keith Chachkes of Hot Indie News.

“We were blown away by not only Nick’s music but also by the dedication he has to his craft. Nick is an exciting artist with a lot of potential & we are looking forward to watching him develop into the star we know he is. ” - Phillip Ryan Block Founder & President of Independent Ear Records.

Get Nick's latest EP "Sobering" on CD & get special digital downloads of "Sobering" & his hit single "When You Can".

Posted on October 16, 2015 and filed under Announcement, Independent Ear, Blog, News, Music.

Jive In Your Ear 2015 | Festival

9/4/2015 | 5pm - 10pm

9/5/2015 | 10am - 10pm


2 Days & 2 Stages of LIVE MUSIC & FUN!!

We Are Excited To Be Bringing A LIVE MUSIC Festival Back To Downtown Rockford, IL. Our Founders Include Independent Ear Records As Well As 815 Local Jive.

We Are Even More Excited To Be Bringing You This Event To You To Support In This Moment Organization, An Organization That Raises Funds For Families Impacted By Suicide. 

This Event Will Be FREE, ALL AGES & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. We Want All Who Can Attend To Attend

Our Goal Is To Be Able To Help Our Community & Those In It Who Are Struggling With Depression & Suicidal Thoughts. We Want To Show Them That They Are Not Alone & That We Care For Them. 

Posted on August 24, 2015 .

An Idiot Proof Way to Find Your Band's Perfect Demographic | James Rawson - Guest Blog

I believe in the musictrepreneur: treating your music as a small business. And I know, you probably just cringed a little. Mixing business and music sounds so icky. But trust me it’s not. In fact, it will transform your music because sound business theories and practices are completely different than any other type of theories and practices.

Posted on April 1, 2015 and filed under Blog, Independent Ear.