Last Stop…Nashville!

Two weeks ago, the Gospel Music Hymn Sing went on their Fall Tour and I was thrilled that one of the dates was in Nashville. I don’t know about y’all, but when the tour comes within driving distance, it spells road trip! And I couldn’t think of a better reason to hit the road than…

Gospel Weekly | October 28 – November 2, 2019

Big news this week in Gospel Music! Monday, Abraham Productions announced the addition of a new Board Member, Pastor Bill Bailey. President of API, Ray Flynn, said in the company’s press release, “We are very excited to have Bill Bailey as a part of our organization and look forward to the expertise he will bring…

Gospel Weekly | October 14 – 19, 2019

Monday, The Original Dove Brothers signed with Main Street and 65South Records and announced a special Reunion Tour for 2020. McCray Dove stated in a press release that, “Though our schedule for the tour is limited, our desire to record and be creative still burns in our soul. To have a record company that understands…

How Good Does Grace Feel – Brian Free & Assurance

We live in a tough world. Because of that, sometimes it takes strong lyrics to minister to people living in such an environment. Brian Free & Assurances new EP, How Good Does Grace Feel, is that kind of music. I feel that the continuous theme in this new EP is how to live under hard…

Gospel Weekly | October 7 – 12, 2019

Hey everyone! Today, I’m headed to St. Louis with a church group to see Hello Dolly at the Fox. Fun, right? Well, before I go, just wanted to post some things that happened this week in Gospel Music. Enjoy! – Lynn Monday, Avenue and Riley Harrison Clark announced that Riley will continue to fill in…

Gatlinburg Skybridge

Gatlinburg, Tennessee draws visitors from all over the world and is known as the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Due to my job, I go to the area multiple times a year and with plenty of hiking, food and sightseeing opportunities; I never get bored when I’m in town. This year, my…

Gospel Weekly | October 1 – 5, 2019

Hope you had a great week! In Gospel Music, this was the week to release music videos, CD’s and the prestigious Grammy nominations. Read more below! – Lynn On Monday, Crossroads released a pre-order for Mark Bishop’s new CD, Beautiful Day. Tuesday, Brian Free and Assurance released a new music video for their current single,…

Gospel Weekly | September 16 – 21, 2019

Happy Saturday! I’m currently on my way to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee for the National Quartet Convention which starts Sunday night. It’s going to be an exciting week! Until then, here are a few announcements made in the world of Southern Gospel Music this week… – Lynn On Monday, Ed O’Neal of the Dixie Melody Boys…

New Tenor / New Adventure

If you’re an avid concert goer, then you know the feeling of passing a “welcome to [insert city name]” sign and think, “There’s a town here?” There’s nothing quite like it, eh? Well, the first weekend in September, when the Mark Trammell Quartet had their new tenor with them for the first time, I had…

Yes – Triumphant Quartet

There’s a lot to love about Yes, Triumphant Quartet’s new CD, released in the early part of 2019. Yes features eleven songs. From the eleven, eight of them were co-written by Scotty Inman and the industry’s best writers, such as: Kenna Turner West, Sue C. Smith, Lee Black, Tony Wood, Joel Lindsey and Jason Cox,…