Tag: Reunion Records
June 10, 2022
The Awakening was a progressive pop-rock/AOR band from Canada, active in the 1980s–not to be confused with the goth/industrial band from South Africa. This Awakening was poppy enough to be CCM-adjacent (in fact, this is probably the poppiest SOTD I’ve ever featured), but yet had a slight progressive/alternative edge that set them apart from other bands. The band released three albums, culminating in their excellent Into Thy Hands (Reunion Records, 1988). It featured 12 tracks of progressive pop goodness, not too dissimilar to 80s-era Yes.… Continued →
September 11, 2021
So a new friend or acquaintance finds out you’re into music. The inevitable question follows: “what kind of music do you like?” How honest are you? Do you simply say, “I like a little bit of everything?” You know that’s not true. You can’t stand Matchbox 20. Do you try something a little more honest, but still generic, like, “mostly rock stuff.” No, that won’t work either–they might think you mean Lynyrd Skynyrd. Or are you blatantly honest with them, knowing they are unlikely to have a clue what you mean: “my favorite genre is probably shoegaze.”… Continued →
May 10, 2014
April 22, 2014
April 18, 2014
January 24, 2014
Casting Crowns release their long-awaited new album 'Thrive' this coming Tuesday, featuring the hit song 'All You've Ever Wanted' and other standouts like 'Thrive', 'This is Now' and 'Broken Together'. Their most musically diverse album to date, check out the review.
January 23, 2014
January 7, 2014
December 19, 2013
October 16, 2013
Brandon Heath, famous for 'Give Me Your Eyes' and 'Your Love', has released his first Christmas album, titled 'Christmas Is Here'. Here is the review.
October 2, 2013
Veteran singer-songwriter Steven Curtis Chapman is back, with his first studio album full of all new material on Reunion Records, 'The Glorious Unfolding'. From 'Love Take Me Over' to 'Take Another Step' and 'Finish What He Started', here is the review of an album that's a throw-back musically to the days of 'Declaration' and 'Speechless', and a certain standout in CCM in 2013 so far!
September 26, 2013
September 6, 2013
August 23, 2013
Contemporary Christian pop quintet 1 Girl Nation have released their new music video for their current radio single, ‘While We’re Young’, the first track from their self titled debut album that released August 20th via Reunion Records. Check out the music video below, and be sure to also look at their music on iTunes, Amazon and other digital retailers.… Continued →
August 13, 2013
1 Girl Nation, possibly the first Christian band to form via audition, release their debut album next week Tuesday (20th August), featuring their hit song 'While We're Young', and other standout tracks 'Turn Around', 'Love Like Crazy' and 'Count Your Rainbows'. Check out the review of one of my favourite albums to be released in August 2013.
August 1, 2013
July 2, 2013
May 30, 2013
Worship leader Tim Timmons releases his first label-fronted album 'Cast Your Cares' next week (4th June) via Reunion Records. Check out the review from an artist who continually finds the joy and perspective in a life ridden with a decade living with cancer.
April 1, 2013
Kerrie Roberts releases her second full-length album 'Time for the Show' on April 2nd 2013, with hit song 'Finally Home' and other standouts 'In Your Sight', 'Masterpiece' and 'What are You Afraid Of?'. Check out the review of one of my favourite albums this year.
January 22, 2013
Casting Crowns release their first acoustic album on January 22nd, featuring some famous hits like 'Who Am I', 'East to West' and 'Praise You In The Storm', as well as a few brand-new recently recorded tracks especially for the acoustic project. Check out the review.
December 28, 2012
Tenth Avenue North has released their new EP, 'iTunes Sessions' with hit singles 'Hold My Heart' and 'You are More', as well as a famous cover, 'Stand By Me'. Check out the review.
October 13, 2012
Steven Curtis Chapman releases his 3rd Christmas album, 'JOY', on Tuesday October 16th, with 6 self-penned Christmas melodies as well as arrangements of favourite Christmas classics to create one of the most ingenious Christmas albums of the year. Check out the review.
October 4, 2012
Brandon Heath's 4th studio album, Blue Mountain, releases this upcoming Tuesday (October 9th) and is a departure from his trademark CCM sound to incorporate country music within his faith-filled message. Check out the review.
August 15, 2012
Tenth Avenue North's highly anticipated album 'The Struggle' releases August 21st 2012, with their hit song 'Losing', 'Worn' and 'The Struggle'. Check out the review of one of my favourite albums of 2012!
June 15, 2012
Anthem Lights have released their second album, Acoustic Sessions EP. Check out the review.
May 28, 2012
Matt Maher has released his third album, 'The Love In Between'. Here is the review.
May 13, 2012
Kerrie Roberts' latest album, 'Once Upon a Time EP', released last October 2011, which includes the hit song 'Rescue Me', written for the popular ABC television series, 'Once Upon a Time'. Here is the review.
April 27, 2012
Brandon Heath's latest album, the acoustic EP full of his biggest hits, released digitally last Tuesday (24th April). Here is the review.
April 16, 2012
Moriah Peter's debut album, 'I Choose Jesus', released on the 17th April 2012. Here is the review from this latest Reunion Records' artist.
April 9, 2012
Reunion Records' latest signing, Lindsay McCaul, released her debut album 'If it Leads Me Back' on January 17th 2012. Check out the review.