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…

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…

Gospel Weekly | September 9 – 14, 2019

Good morning, everyone! Hope you have some great plans for the weekend! Before those plans take you away, you might be interested in some news from the world of Southern Gospel Music this week. Keep reading, and enjoy! – Lynn  Darren Lore of the Lore Family has been signed on as a songwriter at Crossroads…

America’s Largest Hymn Sing | 2019 Edition

Water lay in puddles where the rain had left it on Monday afternoon. Though some have mixed feelings about rain and outdoor events, I was thankful for the afternoon’s downpour at Silver Dollar City’s Southern Gospel Picnic. For one, if you were in a theater, you were safe and sound from the rain and two,…

MTQ Homecoming | Golf, Lunch and Singing Saturday!

For some folks, Saturday morning dawned early. Early enough to be at the clubhouse at Silver Lakes Golf Course at 8:00 AM where the Annual Golf Tournament was getting ready to kick off. Now keep in mind, I’m not a golfer…but everyone at Homecoming Saturday night heard how Randy’s team beat Mark’s team by two…

MTQ Homecoming | Friday Night

A few weeks ago, Southern Gospel Music fans learned that tenor Blake Buffin was leaving the Mark Trammell Quartet to return to his home state of Ohio. Those attending the Mark Trammell Quartet Homecoming on July 26th – 28th in Anniston, Alabama would be the ones to see him in concert for the very last…