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July 2008 Archives

David Byrne and Brian Eno have teamed up for a new project inspired by gospel music. Byrne wrote the lyrics, Eno wrote the music. Eno is quoted at “I was surprised by how little attention Americans paid to their […]

Here’s a great way to check out cool new Christian music: Every week, iTickets offers members a free download from one of the industry’s hot artists. This week it’s I Am Terrified’s “To The Service” from their upcoming self-titled debut. […]

I got a press release this week with this lead – I’ve removed the name of the artist and the ministry, as well as some details, because I really am not venting about him, per se: “Platinum-selling Christian recording artist […]

Several times this week I’ve seen a press release reprinted on several websites, (a release which originally I read on a newswire but ignored), about a new Christian album that claims to, and I quote, “Change the Shape of Christian […]

Since their beginning it’s been a wild ride for the Colorado-based quartet, theRide, who last week released their sophomore project, The Story of People. In 2004, the band took second place in the GMA in the Rockies band competition. In […]

Did you guess the answer to this week’s Christian music trivia question? Apparently some of you thought is was too easy … is it because you knew the answer or googled Lou Carlozo, LOL? Prominent rock music journalist and solo […]

To support today’s release of Revelation, Third Day’s first studio album in nearly three years, the Gospel Music Channel launches into a four-night Third Day programming blitz. Right after Third Day appears tonight on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” […]

Grammy Award winning Israel and New Breed will be holding the 2008 A Deeper Level Conference this September 4-6 in Humble, Texas, just outside metro Houston. The event will be held at Grace Church of Humble located at 7224 North […]

Hold on Third Day fans. Today is the day the band releases their 10th studio album, Revelation. After 15 years together the band has amassed 25 #1 radio singles, 23 Dove Awards, three Grammy Awards and two consecutive American Music […]

The New York Daily News reported this weekend that Rev. Timothy Wright “remains on a respirator but is conscious and alert three weeks after a car accident that killed his wife and grandson.” The family hopes to move him to […]