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Review: David Crowder Band, Give Us Rest or (a requiem mass in c [the happiest of all keys])

The David Crowder Band isn’t going out with a bang or a whimper, but with a tsunami of music. For the band’s sixth and final studio album, it has released a 34-song epic that goes just about everywhere the Crowder … Continue reading

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10 Christian albums to listen for in 2012

It has been the season for Top 10 lists, but now is the time to start building new ones for the new year. Now that the holidays are in the rear view, here is one last list of 10: Christian … Continue reading

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The faithful roots of country and bluegrass

Toward the end of its Winter Jam set last Saturday night at Rupp Arena, the David Crowder Band treated us to a little bluegrass. As he has done on his last few visits to Kentucky, guitarist Jack Parker strapped on … Continue reading

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Review: Winter Jam 2011 at Rupp Arena

Newsboys may be the comeback story of Christian rock. I purposely did not qualify that statement with “of the year” or “of the decade.” Christian pop has never been a genre that completely let faded heroes of the past back … Continue reading

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Best Christian pop of 2009

To be totally honest, 2009 was not collectively a great year for Christian pop music. A lot of what passed across my desk was formulaic and tepid fare that inspired indifference. It sounded like an industry trying too hard to … Continue reading

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Review: David Crowder Band at Southland Christian Church

NICHOLASVILLE — Yes, it was the Church Music Tour. And yes, the guys in the David Crowder Band showed up dressed in their Sunday best. And this sold-out concert did in fact take place in a church — Southland Christian … Continue reading

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David Crowder’s master plan

The David Crowder Band Performs with Seabird and Danyew at 8 p.m. Nov. 6 at Southland Christian Church. For David Crowder, there is a master plan. That would seem to be a natural position for Crowder, one of the most … Continue reading

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rctalk: David Crowder Band’s Church Music

David Crowder*Band CHURCH MUSIC Intro from sixstepsrecords on Vimeo. Review: David Crowder Band – Church Music If this album were coming from any other artist, the title would rightfully lead you to believe this was a worship or hymns album. … Continue reading

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rctalk: short subjects

Review: Future of Forestry | Travel Danyew | Danyew Christian pop so often divides into 3:05 teen pop, AC worship or blistering metalcore, it’s easy to get giddy when some terrific, thoughtful composition glides across the desk. Give us two, … Continue reading

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Ichthus: 10 years, 10 great performances

Ichthus, has it really been 10 years? The first year I covered the Ichthus Festival was 1999. The festival, which returns next week with its 40th edition, had just made the move out from the campground in Wilmore to the … Continue reading

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