In 2004 or 2005 we got to attend the Steven Curtis & Casting Crowns Concert. At the time the Big Guy was working in a Christian Bookstore and we attended as guests of the music company. It was kind of a last minute deal. The Big Guy called me at work and asked if I … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Steven Curtis Chapman & Casting Crowns Concert
A local radio station has been playing NY2LA by Press Play for a few months. It is one of those upbeat feel good songs that bounces around in your head for a while after hearing. Once I took time to really listen to the words I realized that it also has a good message. In … Continue reading NY2LA by Press Play
Christian music pioneer Dana Key passed away Sunday night June 6th. In the late 1970's Key and childhood friend Eddie DeGarmo formed the band DeGarmo and Key. Together they recorded 17 albums. In the 1990's he moved from preforming music to producing and mentoring young musicians. Currently, he was pastor of the The Love of … Continue reading Tribute to Dana Key
Since I heard Santcus Real's song Lead Me on Air1 it has become my new favorite song. Lead Me is from their latest release Pieces of A Real Heart.
Last week I someone posted a Daves Highway a video on Facebook. Sorry, I don't remember who posted it. If you haven't heard of these guys you need to check them out. Siblings Delaney, Zachary and Erika Daves make up the trio. The group is from Brandon, MS. The tight harmonies and vocals are amazing … Continue reading Daves Highway
Things are busy getting ready for Christmas but thought I would share some more seasonal music. Today's selection is "O, Holy Night" preformed by Trans Siberian Orchestra. May you have a Merry Christmas and a Blessed New Year -- DH
Last week I wrote a post about Christian Music. There were some comments about Christian musicians imitating secular musicians. One complaint I have heard many times is that some Christian musicians do not look very Christian. I believe that we should judge music by the lyrics. What message is it sending. This weekend at Passion … Continue reading More Thoughts on Christian Music