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The South African worship-rockers known as Tree63 has returned! Head over to their new Kickstarter page to help them fund their upcoming independent record. It will be the band’s newest music since 2007’s Sunday!.
The 2015 WinterJam tour will be live webstream on February 28th from Houston’s Toyota Center. Head over to StageHop to get your free pass to the event. The tour this year features Skillet, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, Building 429, Newsong, for KING & COUNTRY, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, Veridia, & speaker Tony Nolan. More than 30,000 people tuned it for last year’s webcast.
After leading worship at various churches along the west coast, Eric Kneifel has put out an EP of acoustic songs on Noisetrade. You can view the songs in the embedded post below. I would align his worship music to the likes of Jeremy Riddle.
Little Moon and Fox Killer have released their new EP titled Release the Stars (Part 1). The duo is described as “multi-cultural, multi-genre spin on the acoustic/pop genre”. Check it out below & download via Noisetrade.
Worship duo The Brilliance are streaming their new album Brother one week early. Check out the new tunes over at Relevant Magazine. I am listening to it right now, and I think it is pretty, um, brilliant.
for KING & COUNTRY won 2 Grammys on Sunday for the categories Best Contemporary Christian Album for Run Wild, Live Free, Love Strong. & Best Contemporary Christian Performance for their work on Lecrae’s winning single “Messengers”. The duo also appeared on the Today Show (NBC) last week to perform their new single “Fix My Eyes”. Watch the video below.
All Sons & Daughters embark on the Night of Worship & Conversation tour this week with Sandra McCracken & Jamie George. Check out the poster & dates below. Get more details & tickets on their website.
Jon Guerra’s new album, titled Little Songs, is no longer available. The album was not supposed to have been released & has since been pulled from stores until it officially releases on April 21st. Read the full statement below.
Indie singer-songwriter Aaron Strumpel is streaming his new album Bright Star over at Relevant Magazine. Additionally, he is premiering a new music video for “Coming After You” as well. Bright Star was released this past Tuesday. The 10-track album is available for purchase on iTunes.
Jon Guerra’s new album, titled Little Songs, was supposed to release on April 21st but you can now pick it up on iTunes or listen on Spotify below. I scrolled through his social media & it appears that Jon was as surprised as everyone else, “Woke up today and saw that my album “Little Songs” (slated to be released in April) was released today. Welp – here ya go!”.
Boiling Point have released a music video for the single “One Day” which you can watch below. The song is taken from the band’s latest album More. The video originally premiered on New Release Tuesday.
Following up the huge success of The Bible TV series in 2013, a sequel series will be released called A.D. After a Super Bowl spot promoting the new show debuted yesterday, Integrity Music announced their plans to make a soundtrack based on that series called A.D. Worship Anthems. It will release on March 3rd. Tracklisting and artists are TBD.
Bottom line: This is an announcement of an worship soundtrack based off of a TV series that is a sequel to another TV series, which…
Jonathan & Emily Martin have released their new EP titled Not Our Home. Stream the EP below via Soundcloud & check out the music video for the title track. Check out our review of their 2013 EP Set Your Eyes.
for KING & COUNTRY will perform on Front & Center on February 2nd. The show is a music performance series for Public Television whose season 4 performers included Lady Antebellum, The Fray, Counting Crows, & more. The band will then appear on the Today Show (NBC) on February 4th to promote the new single “Fix My Eyes”. Listen to that single, from the band’s latest Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong., below.
Third Day bassist, Tai Anderson, has announced that he will be taking a break from touring with the band to focus on family. Full statement below. The band will release their new album, titled Lead Us Back, next Tuesday Feb. 3rd. The band have plenty of tour dates lined up with more being announced.
Following Silverline’s breakup this year, lead vocalist Ryan Edberg has released his first solo venture New Beginnings on Noisetrade. Check it out in the widget below. Looks like he is also hitting up a few churches on tour throughout the next few months. Thoughts on this new direction?
Integrity Music have announced the signing of Colorado-based WorshipMob. The group is a “collective of worship leaders and musicians” which “represents 30 local churches through 70-80 ministry leaders who meet weekly to worship, pray together and encourage one another. The meetings are also “open to anyone who wants to come soak in the presence of God,” shares Mulholland.” Integrity will release their debut album, titled Carry the Fire, on March 3rd. The album contains both worship…
Aaron Gillespie has teamed up with AltPress for a live acoustic performance of his reworked version of the classic hymn “Come Thou Fount Of Every Blessing”. Pre-order Grace Through the Wandering on iTunes & be sure to check out our recent interview with Aaron.
BEC Recordings have announced that Jon Micah Sumrall (vocalist of Kutless) will release his solo debut, titled Faith & Family, on February 24th. Check out a video explaining why he is releasing an album as well as the album cover below. Pre-order the album via iTunes.
Sandra McCracken has released the first track from her upcoming album titled Psalms. Check out the song “Almighty God”, co-written with All Sons & Daughters, below.
A phone interview of Aaron Gillespie conducted by Ian Zandi for IVM on 1.27.15. Topics include his new worship album, touring plans, his time with Paramore, Breaking Bad, streaming music, and vinyl purchases.
Hillsong Young & Free have released the music video for the single “This Is Living”, a new track featuring Lecrae. Watch below. The song appears on the group’s new EP, also titled This Is Living, which is available now. The group also streamed a live concert from Powerhouse Summerfest on Saturday which you can also check out below.
Audrey Assad released a short film last year titled O Happy Fault & you can now watch it on Vimeo below. The project is described as “visual meditation- story and song woven together into one beautiful short film. Live concert footage and narratives alternate in a prayerful rhythm.” The film was written and directed by William Price III.
Plumb recently released a brand new single called “Lord I’m Ready Now”. The song will be on her new worship album Exhale which will be out on March 31st. Additionally, Plumb will be hitting the road with special guest JJ Heller this April. Tour dates/venues are yet to be announced.
Coming up on their official Feb 17th release of Destroyer & King, worship rock band The New Divide is offering an early download. If you donate $10 minimum to A Jesus Mission, you will receive all of the tracks for download immediately. A Jesus Mission is an organization that sends musicians and artists on mission trips around the world. I’ve been listening to this album today and its definitely a win-win purchase. There is a Destroyer & King snippet in…
For those who missed the earlier post, “We Will Stand”: Celebrating 40 Years of Contemporary Christian Music, was streamed live last night, but if you missed it you can check out the stream of the event here [email required] through midnight on Sunday. It featured “more than 30 of the greatest artists in the history of Contemporary Christian Music” including Michael W. Smith, Mercy Me, Petra, Newsboys, The Imperials, 4Him, Amy Grant, Steve Green, Sandi Patty, Russ Taff,…
Mike Lee has posted a music video for the track “Different”. The song is taken from his latest album, titled Awakening Hearts, weich is available everywhere now. Watch below.
Newsboys co-founder George Perdikis has posted a guest blog on Patheos. The majority of the article focuses on the early years of the Newboys (he left in 1990) & then how he ended up renouncing Christianity long after. What I found most interesting is the final three paragraphs where he turns to calling out many people in the Christian music industry, the film God’s Not Dead, & specifically his former bandmates saying, “The truth is —…
Worship group Bethel Music is streaming their new album We Will Not Be Shaken in its entirety on iTunes one week early before its release. You can hear it on iTunes’First Play service feature and then preorder the album here.
Jeremy Camp has released the lyric video for “I Will Follow (You Are With Me)”, the third single from his upcoming album I Will Follow. Watch below. Pre-order the digital deluxe album on iTunes or physical bundles here.
The 2015 K-Love Fan Awards Press Conference at the historic Franklin Theatre is going on live now via Youtube. You can stream the event below. Along with the nominee announcements there will be special music performances from Colton Dixon, Plumb, Matt Maher, Francesca Battistelli, Matthew West and Steven Curtis Chapman (hosting the event).
Aaron Gillespie is streaming a new song called “Hold Me Close” over at Relevant Magazine’s The Drop. This song, along with 10 others, will be on his new worship solo album Grace Through the Wandering and will see release on Feb 3rd through BEC Recordings.
Misty Edwards has been going to IHOP in Kansas City, KS for over 15 years now. No, not the pancake restaurant (though maybe she has, I don’t follow worship leader’s eating habits). This is the review for Misty’s latest album, ‘Little Bird’
Lots of news from the Seeker & Servant camp. The band has released a new single called “Here’s My Hands, Here’s My Heart” which you can listen to below & buy on iTunes. Their debut album Into Your Love I Go is also now available for free on Noisetrade (see below). The band are working on the follow-up which should release in early 2016.
Matthew West has released a new single “Day One” which you can listen to below. The single will appear on his new album, titled Live Forever, which releases April 28th. He will be headlining the 40-city Live Forever Tour along with Colton Dixon this Spring, where he will hit the midwest, southwest and northeast. Check out the dates here.
Do yourself a favor & check out The Eagle And Child if you prefer your worship with a bit more alternative rock flair. The band is made up of Brad Davis (Reeve Oliver), Nick Maybury (Future Of Forestry & Something Like Silas) and Luke Floeter (formerly of Future of Forestry), & Spencer Kim. The band released their self titled debut in 2013. Watch a video about the band & a live performance below.