Monthly Archives: October 2013

Andrew Greer and Cindy Morgan Shine at Amy Grant’s “Tennessee Weekend”

AndrewGreerDove-nominated singer/songwriter Andrew Greer and mutli-Dove Award-winning singer/songwriter Cindy Morgan were recently invited to share their unique folk/Americana hymn arrangements during “Amy Grant & Friends – A Tennessee Weekend.”

The Roys Set to Make Grand Ole Opry Debut

TheRoysBluegrass brother/sister duo THE ROYS will make their Grand Ole Opry debut tomorrow, November 1, when they join Little Big Town, Josh Turner, The Marshall Tucker Band, Chris Janson, Sara Haze, Jeannie Seely, Jesse McReynolds, Jim Lauderdale and others for the Opry At The Ryman show.

Jon Thurlow’s Latest Sets a Personal Best

Jon ThurlowForerunner Music’s Jon Thurlow achieved an impressive debut this week with his new album, Stand In Awe. The project entered Soundscan’s Praise & Worship chart at #5 and debuted on Billboard’s Contemporary Album Chart at #29. This is the highest album debut for Thurlow and is his first project for Forerunner Music.

Review: Ryan Stevenson – Holding Nothing Back EP

Ryan StevensonBoise, Idaho, pop/rock artist Ryan Stevenson makes music under the credence that some of the most reflective moments of worship exist not as a result of “mount-top experiences,” but from difficult experiences. This credence is so clearly reflective on his 2013 release, Holding Nothing Back EP

Review: Unspoken – The World is Waking EP

UnspokenFollowing and serving God wholeheartedly takes surrender – whether that means giving up control, letting go of the past, trusting Him with our lives or even laying them down in sacrifice. That’s the message and theme that loosely ties together the third album from Unspoken. After the Get To Me EP introduced them with the hit single “Who You Are,” the soulful pop-rock quartet now returns with five more songs on The World Is Waking EP.

Tomlin Releases First Live DVD Amidst Sell-Out Shows

TomlinAs Grammy® winner and current American Music Award nominee Chris Tomlin celebrates the release of his first live DVD this week, the Burning Lights Deluxe Tour Edition CD & DVD, he’s also celebrating more sell out shows across the U.S.

Crowder Set to Launch Solo Debut with “Neon Steeple” This February

CrowderCritically acclaimed artist and songwriter Crowder announced today his long-awaited new single “I Am” will be available at digital retailers on November 25. “I Am” is the debut new track off Crowder’s first solo studio record, Neon Steeple due February 18, 2014 on sixstepsrecords.

Bryan and Katie Torwalt’s “Kingdom Come” Makes a Splash

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On Oct. 15, Jesus Culture Music’s Bryan and Katie Torwalt released globally through Fuel Distribution their highly-anticipated sophomore album, Kingdom Come, a collection of modern worship anthems steeped in full surrender to the wondrous will of God.  Already gathering critical acclaim, the album spent a full week on top of the iTunes® “Christian/Gospel” chart while climbing all the way to No. 15 on the iTunes overall “Top Albums” chart, was No. 1 on Amazon.com’s Christian chart and sold 8,283 albums in its debut week. 

“Playin’ Possum” Announces the Final Guest List

George JonesRecognized worldwide as the “greatest living country singer,” George Jones represented everything about Country Music and was loved by fellow artists, musicians, producers, publishers, songwriters, video directors and industry executives.  On November 22nd, Nashville and beyond will honor the music legend with an all-star tribute, the date that George was to perform the final show of his illustrious career.

Morgan Frazier Debuts Video on MTV

Morgan FrazierSidewalk/Curb recording artist Morgan Frazier announces that her debut music video, “Hey Bully” world premiered on act.mtv.com. The video addresses tough, real world issues and does not shy away from the truth about bullying