Concert Review: Gaither Vocal Band Homecoming Tour, Tampa, FL

I didn’t go to church on Sunday but, quite frankly, I wasn’t feeling too guilty about it. For, the night before, I’d spent a most powerful four hours at church worshipping amongst More »


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Concert Review: Gaither Vocal Band Homecoming Tour, Tampa, FL

Photo Credit: Gaither.com

Photo Credit: Gaither.com

I didn’t go to church on Sunday but, quite frankly, I wasn’t feeling too guilty about it. For, the night before, I’d spent a most powerful four hours at church worshipping amongst a crowd of thousands, led by one of Christian music’s most notable heavyweights, none other than Bill Gaither at the sold out Gaither Vocal Band Homecoming Tour in Tampa, FL. Featuring the Vocal Band, The Isaacs, The Nelons, Gene McDonald, Charlotte Ritchie, and a guest appearance from Gordon Mote, it was a night that those in attendance are bound to remember for a long, long time.

for King & Country Set to Peform on The Today Show, Front & Center

forKingandCountryfor KING & COUNTRY, the two-time 2015 Grammy nominated duo of brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone, have hit the ground running in 2015. In addition to their current U.S. tour, their highest debuting album of their career (#13 on the Billboard Top 200), the band will visit New York City to appear on the “Today Show” and to tape their first-ever all-performance television special for the critically acclaimed music series, Front and Center on which the likes of Lady Antebellum, Counting Crows, Cyndi Lauper, The Fray, Jack Johnson, Train, John Hiatt and Keith Urban have appeared.

Point of Grace Returns Apr. 7 With New Covers Project

PointofGracePoint of Grace, one of the best-selling artists in Christian music history, announces the release of their forthcoming studio album on April 7, 2015. With a discography boasting well over a dozen albums, Directions Home (Songs We Love, Songs You Know) is a 10-song disc that features some of their favorite cover songs.

Casting Crowns Strike Platinum Once Again

CastingCrownsReunion/Beach Street Records artist Casting Crowns adds another RIAA Platinum album to its list of accolades with Until The Whole World Hears, making this the band’s fifth studio recording to hit Platinum status. In addition, their latest release, THRIVE, was named the best-selling record of 2014 according the Christian/Gospel Nielsen SoundScan chart.

Josh Wilson Partners with Pepsi

JoshWilsonNot only is singer, songwriter and musician Josh Wilson preparing for a brand new album — he is also partnering with a multi-national and highly successful corporation. Pepsi MidAmerica has chosen Wilson as one of the latest Christian-based artists to be featured on one of their soda can brands!

Rising Band I Am They Drops Their Self-Titled Debut Today

IAMTHEYEssential Records/Provident Label Group’s new recording artist I AM THEY, releases its self-titled debut album, today, January 27, 2015.

Bethel Music’s Latest Opens Strong, Paves Way for Southeast Tour

BethelBethel Music, the worship music and community of songwriters emerging from Bethel Church in Redding, CA, announces a nine-city, four-state “Worship Nights” tour to begin Feb. 9 in Charlotte, NC. The tour will feature Bethel Music worship favorites and new music from We Will Not Be Shaken, which releases this week amidst 5-star acclaim and has already perched at the top of the Christian & Gospel iTunes chart while hitting No. 2 and No. 10 on the overall iTunes Top Albums chart with the Deluxe Edition and digital album respectively.

Derek Minor’s “Empire” Races to #1

DerekMinor2015 has already launched as a pinnacle year for acclaimed rap artist, producer,and entrepreneur Derek Minor.  As co-owner and CEO of Reflection Music Group (RMG), Minor is poised to impact the market with releases from an impressive roster of groundbreaking artists who share his musical vision, including Canon, Deraj, Tony Tillman, B. Cooper, & Chad Jones.  Today, Minor unveiled his new album, EMPIRE, via RMG, and is preparing to kick off a two month run on the “From Now Until Forever” tour.  

Integrity Signs WorshipMob, Aims for March Debut Album

WorshipMobIntegrity Music announces the signing of WorshipMob, the Colorado collective of worship leaders and musicians who have connected with a global audience through 54,000 YouTube channel subscribers to date and over 9 million views of their impassioned, organically-produced videos.

Review: Rapture Ruckus – Invader Vol. II

RaptureRuckusWith MC Rapture (Brad Dring) leading the charge, New Zealand imports Rapture Ruckus have been steadily making a name for themselves since the release of the self-titled debut in 2010. Their last record, Invader Vol. I, snagged two GMA Dove Award nods for best hip hop album and song and this latest installment, the appropriately named Invader Vol. II, is bound to follow suit with its high energy, tight beats, and smooth flow.