Monthly Archives: November 2013

Matthew West Wins First American Music Award

MatthewWestCapitol CMG Label Group is proud to announce that singer/songwriter Matthew West was awarded the American Music Award for Best Contemporary Inspirational Artist.

Sanctus Real, Kutless, Furler to Headline “The Reason Tour’

Sanctus1“The Reason,” a family Christmas experience featuring top artists and speakers, is slated to hit 14 West Coast and Midwest cities this December. Presented by PULSE Outreach and headlined by Sanctus Real, Kutless, Peter Furler and leading evangelists Luis Palau and Nick Hall, among others, “The Reason” tour will unite music and storytelling with a clear presentation of the Gospel.

Amy Grant Set to Appear on “Katie” Wednesday

AmyGrantSix-time GRAMMY® winner and multi-platinum selling artist Amy Grant will appear on the highly rated talk show “Katie” this Wednesday, November 27.

Andrew Peterson Surpasses Kickstarter Goal for Writing Project

Andrew PetersonAward-winning author and Dove-nominated singer/songwriter Andrew Peterson says a big thank you to his fans for their tremendous support of his upcoming book, The Warden and the Wolf King.

Seth & Nirva Set to Release “I Need You” Dec. 17

Seth_NirvaAlbumCOVERI Need You, the highly-anticipated debut from singer/songwriters and leading background vocalists Seth & Nirva, is set to bow on iTunes December 17.

Keith and Kristyn Getty Wrap Up Successful Fall Tour

KeithKristynGettyModern hymnwriters Keith and Kristyn Getty recently completed the fall 2013 leg of their Hymns for the Christian Life Tour on November 12th with a performance at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN.

NewSong Partners with Samaritan’s Purse

NewsongGRAMMY®-nominated NewSong is partnering with Samaritan’s Purse this holiday season to raise funds and awareness for Operation Christmas Child (OCC).

Unspoken Gears Up for “Acoustic Christmas Tour”

UnspokenModern pop band, Unspoken, will launch their first Acoustic Christmas Tour December 1st in Decatur, IL.

Review: Lincoln Brewster – Joy to the World: A Christmas Collection

Lincoln BrewsterI’ve been listening to a lot of Christmas music this week, partly because local L.A. radio station KOST 103.5-FM has already begun their nonstop Christmas music marathon. Each year it seems we start listening to Christmas music earlier and earlier. I, personally have no problem with that. But with more days to listen to music, that means more artists will have to release Christmas albums to keep the classic tunes refreshed and alive.

Lincoln Brewster brings new meaning to many of these classics on his 2012 holiday album Joy To The World.

Point of Grace Release New Christmas Collection

POGAs the holiday season gears up, multi-platinum trio Point of Grace (Shelley Breen, Leigh Cappillino, Denise Jones) is celebrating with the release of a new Christmas collection, A Point of Grace Christmas, available now exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® locations.