Monthly Archives: September 2016

Husband and Wife Duo Jenny & Tyler Set to Tell “Christmas Stories” on Nov. 4

jennyandtylerHusband and wife folk-pop duo, Jenny & Tyler, will release a new holiday album, Christmas Stories, Nov. 4, with pre-sale orders beginning Oct. 21. Produced by Ben Shive (Rend Collective, Brandon Heath, Andrew Peterson), the project features eight Christmas classics and one original song written by Jenny, Tyler, and Trent Monk, “Christmastime,” which is the single going for adds at Christian radio on Nov. 24.

Andrew Peterson Announces the 17th Annual “Behold The Lamb of God Christmas Tour”

andewpetersonSinger/songwriter/author Andrew Peterson will launch his highly popular Behold The Lamb Of God Christmas Tour on Nov. 30 in Houston, Texas. The special guests for this year are the acoustic duo Jenny & Tyler, along with Jill Phillips, Andy Gullahorn, Garret Buell, Cara Fox, Gabe Scott, Ben Shive, Nate Dugger and Joe Causey. This marks the 17th year for the holiday event that has become a Christmas tradition for families and churches across the country.

Indie Rocker TODDZERO Gets Real on “My Precious Limp”

toddzeroLos Angeles-based Indie Rock artist TODDZERO has performed on some of music’s biggest stages, including SXSW and the MTV Movie Awards Pre-Show, and his critically acclaimed songs have been heard on hit TV shows like the Freeform/ABC Family series The Fosters. But when TODDZERO started to write songs for his latest album, My Precious Limp, he faced an unusual dilemma. It would by easy, and comfortable, to write another collection of songs about the usual themes. Or, he could take the opportunity to tell the truth. The result is his latest album, My Precious Limp – Twelve songs about how he threw everything away in his 20’s. The songs include not-so-subtle titles like “I Knew That I’d Get Caught,” “My Best Friend Wants To Kill Me” and “Yeah, I Lied About It.” 

Selah Makes Opry Debut

selahCelebrating another major milestone in a career spanning nearly two decades, Dove Award-winning Curb recording artist Selah made their debut on the Grand Ole Opry on Friday. Introduced by Grand Ole Opry member Ricky Skaggs, the renowned trio performed “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” and “Amazing Grace” to a capacity audience at the Grand Ole Opry House.

Stryper Adds New Dates to Anniversary Tour

Stryper1Multi-platinum rock band Stryper has announced additional dates and VIP Meet & Greet packages for this fall’s 30th Anniversary To Hell with the Devil Tour. All dates are now announced, and most cities are expected to sell out. For tickets and meet and greet packages, visit www.Stryper.com.

Christy Nockels Ushers in “The Thrill of Hope” on November 4

christynockelsInspired to share her first Christmas album with the world, Christy Nockels will unveil The Thrill Of Hope on November 4. The Thrill Of Hope introduces Nockels‘ take on holiday classics mixed with original songs, including “Song In The Air,” “Wrap This One Up,” Amaryllis” and “Our Christmas Song,” penned originally.

Matthew West Announces New Christmas Project, Wins 3rd ASCAP Christian Music Songwriter-Artist of the Year Award

matthewwestThis October 21, award-winning artist and songwriter Matthew West will debut his second full-length studio holiday album, Unto Us: A Christmas Collection (Capitol CMG). Featuring ten songs, five brand new songs along with five of his biggest Christmas hits, this holiday collection will be sure to get every listener in the spirit and is a reminder of God’s love and faithfulness – the true reason for the season.

BC Music Welcomes Lowercase Noises

lowercasenoisesThe team at BC Music would like to welcome Lowercase Noises to the family. As an avid fan of all things BC, Albuquerque’s Andy Othling is thrilled to join the ranks and hopes to bring a fresh sound and style to the lineup.

Tanya Godsey’s Album Gain Early Praise Prior to Sept. 30 Release

tanyagodseySinger-songwriter, speaker and worship leader Tanya Godsey, whose artistry occupies the space somewhere between the sincerity of Sara Groves and the passion of Bethel Music’s Steffany Gretzinger, independently releases her long-awaited, critically acclaimed and third full-length album, Love Lines The Last Horizon, Sept. 30.

Jody McBrayer Ushers in “Christmastime” This October

jodymcbrayerCCM powerhouse vocalist, Jody McBrayer, is delivering an early Christmas present to music lovers around the world, with the release of his first holiday album, CHRISTMASTIME, Oct. 21. The record was produced by StowTown Records Wayne Haun and delivers a variety of 11 Christmas tunes that showcase McBrayer’s tenor vocals against a backdrop of jazz infused music, while delivering lyrics of hope that the Christmas story will become real for everyone.