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Review: Winter Jam 2013 at Rupp Arena

Tobymac (right) and the Diverse City band formed a drumline at Rupp Arena during the Winter Jam performance. (c) Herald-Leader staff photos by Rich Copley. See more: Winter Jam 2013 photo gallery Tobymac is one of the unlikeliest No. 1 … Continue reading

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Tobymac reflects on the Ichthus Festival closing

Up until the end, Tobymac was a major part of the Ichthus Festival. His headlining appearance Thursday night at last year’s edition was the last of many at the annual Wilmore Christian music festival, which announced in December it is … Continue reading

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Historic No. 1 for TobyMac’s Eye On It

  TobyMac’s new album, Eye On It, made a little music sales and Christian music history last week when it landed at No. 1 on Billboard Magazine’s Top 200 album sales chart. No, not Top 200 Christian rock or Top … Continue reading

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Ichthus 2012: the front-row breakfast club

Read more: Most of our Ichthus coverage is at Kentucky.com and LexGo.com this year, including photo galleries and stories. You’d have to get up pretty early to beat a quintet of Winchester girls to the front row of the main … 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 slide show: Day 1

Photos by Latara Appleby and Rich Copley

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Ichthus: Jesus Freaks

I admit it. When Newsboys reached the rap in their rendition of Jesus Freak, I was hoping to hear a familiar voice start spitting, “I saw a man with a tat on his big fat belly.” But it was indeed … Continue reading

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An extra day of Ichthus

WILMORE – The Ichthus Festival got started a day early this year, but the hillside in the amphitheater at Ichthus Farm made it look like Friday night as locals and out-of-towners gathered for the event’s first ever community night. “It … 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 has a night for locals

Central Kentucky, this one’s for you. The Ichthus Festival gets started early this year with its ­“Community Night” on Wednesday, featuring ­something of a historic bill: Newsboys and TobyMac. With Michael Tait stepping up to Newsboys’ lead microphone recently, that … Continue reading

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