Music News & Reviews
Mercy’s Well returns to the minimalist structure that worked so well for their 2006 Hymns CD: Three voices. Three instruments. “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” begins ordinarily enough, but the melody takes...
Fri, 17 May 2013 08:38:00 GMT
Monroe Archer Hopper, 86, of 1588 Mineral Springs Road, graduated to his heavenly home Friday, May 17, 2013. Monroe was the brother of Claude Hopper of The Hoppers.
Thu, 16 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
GREAT NEWS!!!!! On his 26th birthday, Dustin David Black has accepted the position as the new tenor vocalist for Mark Trammell Quartet! Dustin is from Saginaw, Michigan, and will soon become a "southern...
Wed, 15 May 2013 06:16:00 GMT
Elliot McCoy, manager and Baritone singer for the Award winning Gospel group Three Bridges has announced the addition of his 13th grandchild. Little Ellie was born on May 13, 2013.
Wed, 15 May 2013 02:36:00 GMT
According to the Little Jimmy Taylor & The Campbells Facebook page, Little Jimmy Taylor has passed away due to health complications. Arrangements have also been announced.
Tue, 14 May 2013 06:23:00 GMT
The Lewis Family Homeplace teamed with hundreds of fans each night for the Jeff & Sheri Easter Homecoming in Lincolnton, Ga. They gathered at the historic site honoring the legacy of America's First Family...
Tue, 14 May 2013 03:27:00 GMT
Jimmy and Jennifer Layne, also known as “Back Home,” from Nashville, Tennessee, have committed to donate a portion of the profits from their new CD to the Marcelly’s Dream project with Church of God World...
Mon, 13 May 2013 08:52:00 GMT
The second round of voting for the 2013 Singing News Fan Awards, the Southern Gospel Industry's PREMIERE fan-voted awards, is now over and the readers of Singing News Magazine have cast their votes for...
Fri, 10 May 2013 03:00:00 GMT
On January 21st, around 10pm, Tracy Stuffle, of the Perrys, was taken to the emergency room after having a stroke. We will post all updates as we receive them here, so please check back often.
Wed, 08 May 2013 09:58:00 GMT
Larry Strickland, owner of Palmetto State Quartet, has announced a major change for the legendary quartet. It was announced today that the popular vocal ensemble will undergo a name change in the coming...
Mon, 06 May 2013 10:12:00 GMT
On August 17, 2011, Ray Reese of The Kingsmen Quartet announced that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. In October of 2011, Ray underwent surgery for the cancer and shortly thereafter began treatments.
Mon, 06 May 2013 07:16:00 GMT
Brian Free & Assurance Baritone singer, Derrick Selph, has announced that he is stepping down from the group to spend more time with his wife and children.
Fri, 03 May 2013 03:36:00 GMT
Daywind Music Group is pleased to announce the signing of Ricky Free to its roster of exclusive songwriters. Ricky has 15 years and 3000 shows under his belt as a professional drummer, and many album and...
Wed, 01 May 2013 02:20:00 GMT
Naomi & the Segos have announced that they are now filling their calendar for the summer and fall months of 2013. Over the last two years Naomi has battled with sickness that forced her to have to decline...
Tue, 30 Apr 2013 07:50:00 GMT
Southern Gospel Music Association publicist, Randall Franks, former member of the Marksmen Quartet, and first ever fiddle player for Jeff & Sheri Easter, has been nominated into the Independent Country...
"Crossing Chilly Jordan", From The Blackwood Brothers, One Of 25 Recordings Selected For Library Of Congress
Sat, 27 Apr 2013 10:03:00 GMT
The Librarian of Congress, James H. Billington, recently announced the selection of 25 sound recordings to the registry, including the song, "Crossing Chilly Jordan", from the Blackwood Brothers.
Tue, 23 Apr 2013 06:36:00 GMT
The National Quartet Convention officially announced the selection of iTickets as their event admissions partner. This year marks the 56th Annual National Quartet Convention.
Fri, 19 Apr 2013 07:04:00 GMT
The Southern Gospel Music Association’s (SGMA) Induction Committee Chairman, Dr. Jim Goff, announced today the 2013 Inductees to the SGMA Hall of Fame. The 2013 Induction Ceremony and Singing News Fan...
Vote For The Red Roots In American Bible Challenge "Fan Favorite" Contest- Help Their Charity, "Home Of Grace"!
Fri, 19 Apr 2013 05:31:00 GMT
The American Bible Challenge, hosted by Jeff Foxworthy on GSN, announced that the show will be awarding an additional $10,000 to the favorite charity of the team that receives the most votes as Fan Favorite.
Wed, 17 Apr 2013 04:47:00 GMT
George Beverly Shea, 104, of Montreat, North Carolina, soloist of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), died this evening(April 16th) following a brief illness.
Wed, 17 Apr 2013 12:00:00 GMT
IMC Concerts is announcing a first EVER Southern Gospel event! If you like the Cathedrals, you're going to love this!