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Switchfoot’s Vice Verses preview

Switchfoot‘s publicist sent out a video today of the band listening to its forthcoming eighth studio album Vice Verses. While the clip doesn’t reveal much of the music on the follow-up to the phenomenal Hello Hurricane, the band seems to … Continue reading

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Ichthus organizers hope to attract more local fans

The Ichthus Festival is focusing on a new market: Central Kentucky. During the past four ­decades, the Wilmore ­Christian pop music festival has drawn fans from all over the Eastern United States and even farther away. Ichthus CEO Mark ­Vermilion … Continue reading

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Ichthus podcast: Switchfoot (btw, they’re coming to Questapalooza)

We got a chance to talk to Tim Foreman and Drew Shirley of Switchfoot before their set Thursday night at the Ichthus Festival. Click play to hear our chat. (Btw, the guy who walks through toward the end of the … Continue reading

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Ichthus: church

Ichthus stayed true to the form of recent years, ending the festival on a worshipful note Saturday with the Main Stage pairing of Casting Crowns and BarlowGirl. One of the things many people were commenting on over the weekend was … Continue reading

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Ichthus slide show: Day 2

Photos by Rich Copley and Caroline Nell Copley

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Ichthus: songs you know by heart

Before Thursday night’s concerts, we talked to members of Switchfoot and Relient K – audio from those chats will be coming soon – and both groups talked about how gratifying it is to hear a crowd sing their songs back … Continue reading

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Ichthus: Signed Chuck

Autograph seekers bring a steady variety of objects into the Ichthus fan tent to get signed: photos, CDs, autograph books, even the occasional guitar. But the members of Switchfoot seemed a little bit amused by what Trevor Moore of Elkhart, … Continue reading

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Ichthus random survey: Main Stage

The main stage at the Ichthus Festival is about as loaded as it has been in several years, with a good variety of artists from the contemporary worship sounds of Casting Crowns to the pyrotechnic rock of Skillet. So, we’re … Continue reading

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Ichthus: A chat with Switchfoot’s Jon Foreman

It’s a danger sign for any band: The charismatic frontman goes off to make a solo record. So, while enjoying a quartet of solo EPs from Jon Foreman and his Fiction Family side project with Nickel Creek’s Sean Watkins, Switchfoot … Continue reading

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Last day for $10 Ichthus community tix

The Ichthus Festival bows this year with a community night concert on June 16 featuring TobyMac and Newsboys – a rare chance to see two of the three former members of dc talk on the same stage in the same … Continue reading

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