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San Diego Based Christian Artist & Speaker Mary James Wins 3rd Inspirational Country Music Female Vocalist of the Year Award

San Diego Based Christian Artist & Speaker Mary James Wins 3rd Inspirational Country Music Female Vocalist of the Year Award

By Dan Barker   SAN DIEGO, Calif., – Christian Artist/Speaker MARY JAMES won the Female Vocalist of The Year award for the third time last Thursday night at the 20th Annual ICM Faith,...
Singer-Songwriter Steffany Gretzinger Proclaims God’s Steady Love

Singer-Songwriter Steffany Gretzinger Proclaims God’s Steady Love

By Jeff Koch   (WNS)–Steffany Gretzinger is a heartfelt singer-songwriter who combines the jazz crooning of Madeleine Peyroux and Norah Jones with a few diving swoops, a la Joni Mitchell....
Lecrae on Tour: Sold Out and All In

Lecrae on Tour: Sold Out and All In

His latest concert tour shows no signs of watering down gospel message   By Angela Lu   (WNS)–Armed with a picket sign and bullhorn, a lone street evangelist loudly proclaimed the...
Christian Parody Band ApologetiX’s 2014 Tour in Barrington October 18

Christian Parody Band ApologetiX’s 2014 Tour in Barrington October 18

By Diane Wuycheck   Pittsburgh, PA  – Rock group ApologetiX (That Christian Parody Band) will perform in concert on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 7 pm at the Barrington Baptist Church,  25...
Seeds Family Worship Releases Eighth Album — The Word of God

Seeds Family Worship Releases Eighth Album — The Word of God

By Tom Coleman   NASHVILLE, TN – Seeds Family Worship is excited to announce the release of their latest album, The Word of God. The new album was released on September 16, 2014 at...
Christian Rapper Lecrae Finally Gets Mainstream Acceptance

Christian Rapper Lecrae Finally Gets Mainstream Acceptance

By Angela Lu   (WNS)–It’s taken a decade, but this week proved definitively that Christian rapper Lecrae Moore cannot be ignored. His album Anomaly hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200...
Worship Songwriter Vicky Beeching Comes Out as Gay

Worship Songwriter Vicky Beeching Comes Out as Gay

The CCM worship world has its Jennifer Knapp moment By Kate Shellnutt A popular writer and singer of CCM worship songs, Vicky Beeching, came out as gay Wednesday in an interview with the U.K....
How a Pro-Life Mother Helped Birth the Band Scythian

How a Pro-Life Mother Helped Birth the Band Scythian

By Warren Cole Smith   (WNS)–The summer music season has seen hundreds of thousands of people gather at festivals like Bonnaroo in Tennessee or Coachella near Los Angeles. The season...
Jazz: A Theology of Different Tones

Jazz: A Theology of Different Tones

By Brian Nixon SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO (ANS) — Like many kids growing up in the 1970’s and 1980’s, I was a product of popular music: rock, post-punk, genre-specific radio stations, LP...
Al Kasha, the Man Who Prayed the ‘Sinner’s Prayer’ With Bob Dylan, Says the Singer-Songwriter Is Still ‘Saved’

Al Kasha, the Man Who Prayed the ‘Sinner’s Prayer’ With Bob Dylan, Says the Singer-Songwriter Is Still ‘Saved’

By Dan Wooding BEVERLY HILLS, CA (ANS) — Brooklyn-born Messianic Jew, Al Kasha, the double Oscar winning songwriter who in 1978 prayed with Bob Dylan at a Bible study in his Beverly Hills home...