Whisnants Homecoming

In 2016, the Whisnants celebrated their 3rd Annual Homecoming in their hometown of Morganton, North Carolina.  This Gospel Sing is a two night event hosted by the Whisnants that feature several groups each evening.  To give you an idea of talent, they had artists such as Ivan Parker, Karen Peck & New River, Mark Trammell…

Book Review – Moby Dick…or The White Whale

Moby Dick.  What was I thinking?  To be honest, I wanted to see the movie “In The Heart Of The Sea” and thought it would be cool to read the book first.  The books are always better, right?  Well, it took me over 30 days to finish reading this classic piece of literature after I…

Brian Free & Assurance Release Live Redeemed Challenge

    Exciting news from Brian Free and Assurance!  Their new CD, Live Like We’re Redeemed, has great promise to impact people through the practical lyrics and theme.  With this new release, the recording can reach even further!  The full release is below and includes all the information you will want to know.  Invite your…

CD Review: What If – The McKameys

The McKameys’ music has always been a blessing to me.  The music itself is soothing.  It is the kind that will inspire you.  It’s the kind that reminds you of the goodness of God.  When I select a McKameys CD on my iPod, I know that I’ll hear a variety of acoustic instruments like the…

Whisnants Homecoming – Part 2

The Whisnants Homecoming continued Saturday night with more great singing.  In addition to the Whisnants, special guests were The Mylon Hayes Family, The Mark Trammell Quartet and Greater Vision. The evening began with The Mylon Hayes Family singing their up-beat, One More Opportunity, from their current CD, Devoted.  Since I began writing CD reviews in…

The Whisnants Homecoming

“Turn right onto College Street towards COMMA,” came the voice from my iPhone.  While driving through the quaint streets of Morganton, North Carolina, I pondered the things I knew about the COMMA.  Home to the Whisnants Homecoming, I had reviewed the Whisnants “Homecoming Live” DVD that was filmed there in 2015 for the Singing News…

Gus Gaches Named Song Garden Music Group Director

Song Garden Music Begins New Era When Gus Gaches came off the road last fall I believed Gospel Music had lost a great vocalist.  Yet, we’ll still be hearing music from Gus…just in a different way.  Below is the press release with information about the work Gus will be doing with Song Garden.  I believe…

Book Review: Charity’s Cross

Do you moan and groan, complain and whine when your favorite fiction series ends?  You know you can always re-read them, but if you’re like me, you just prefer that they go on forever!  If that’s you, I can’t wait to introduce you to this new book from Mary Lu Tyndall, Charity’s Cross! I have…