March 25, 2022
Nate Parrish is about to unleash album #2 in just 2 short weeks from today. On April 8th 2022, the album “Soul Surgery” will be unveiled and soon following will be much acclaim and admiration for Nate’s work. I’m about to dive in to the album as of this writing so I’ll let you know what I think in the next week or so. From the 2 songs revealed thus far and all the song clips, this just might be one of my favorite albums of 2022, and it’s still early in the year!.… Continued →
October 11, 2020
Hard Rock band Kutless, just dropped a tease of a new song that is delivers on it’s “heavy” hype. Check out the post below this message and listen to the song (For Facebook users only) right here. Do we have any Kutless fans here? Who is excited for new music?… Continued →
June 17, 2020
We are finally ready to unveil the brand new full length album from rising punk rock n’ roll singer/songwriter, Nate Parrish. Click below to listen to the entire album – “I’m A Wreck”, which releases to all digital networks and streaming sites this Friday! If you want to purchase on CD, click here. Enjoy!… Continued →
May 16, 2020
Nate Parrish (Guitarist for Kutless) embarks on a glorious, adrenaline filled, punk rock journey. Complete with soaring choruses and hard charging punk rock rhythms. It’s like if Mike Ness and Social D intertwined with Brian and The Gaslight Anthem while sitting at lunch with Face to Face, Bruce Springsteen, and Rise Against. It’s an interesting combo that definitely makes sense and this sound is something that not only appeals to me but should with many of you. It’s a classic yet current sound and hits hard in the gut with relevant lyrics tied to the world we live in today.… Continued →
April 28, 2019
As you will no doubt have heard, the mighty Starflyer 59 have just released their 15th full-length studio album (not counting dozens of other releases–EPs, 7″ singles, limited edition vinyl, box sets, live albums, etc.) making them officially the most prolific Chrindie band who ever existed. Their stellar debut album, officially untitled but affectionately known as “Silver,” also turns 25 years old this year. You can read the IVM review of their latest “Young in My Head” here. The 15th album/25-year anniversary seemed too grand an occasion to let pass, so .… Continued →
April 11, 2018
“Fire” and “water” are arguably the most overused metaphors in contemporary Christian music. But there is another common nature-themed metaphor in Christian music you may not have noticed: gravity. I by no means consider my research to be exhaustive, but I found nearly two dozen songs from the past 25 years with “gravity” in the title. Researching Christian music prior to the 1990’s is a difficult task. While I have little doubt that this theme continues back into the 80’s and maybe even 70’s the earliest contemporary Christian song titled “Gravity” I’ve been able to find so far* is from 1995.… Continued →
December 13, 2016
Looking to ring in the Christmas season with something a little more powerful than gramma singing Rudolf? We've got you covered.
April 25, 2014
February 7, 2014
Rock/worship band Kutless release their new album 'Glory' on Tuesday February 11th, featuring their hit song 'You Alone', and other standouts like 'In the City', 'Rest' and 'We Lift You Up'. Here is the review.
January 28, 2014
January 22, 2014
December 5, 2013
In this edition of "In the Silence of the Mind" we take a look at some songs that are completely passionate "Love Songs to God."
October 15, 2013
September 1, 2013
Portland, Oregon Christian rockers Kutless have released their live music video for their current radio single, ‘Even If’. Check out the music video below, and be sure to check out their song featured on the annual WOW Hits 2014 releasing September 24th. How does this current radio hit compare to ‘Carry Me To the Cross’ or other Kutless hit songs?… Continued →
February 29, 2012
Check out my review of the latest Kutless album, "Believer". Out now on BEC Recordings.
January 2, 2011
A five piece hard rock band from Florida, 39 Stripes will appeal to fans of Kutless, Thousand Foot Krutch, and Skillet.