Last Week’s Happenings
- The Southern Gospel Music Association announced their 2016 inductees to the Hall Of Fame will include Carroll McGruder, Lari Goss, Peg McKamey Bean, and Ronny Hinson.
- Jon Epley announced he is retiring from the LeFevre Quartet effective immediately to take a new job.
- Crossroads Entertainment & Marketing announced they have signed The Joylanders to their Skyland Records label.
- The Collingsworth Family and Soul’d Out Quartet sang at the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Ark Encounter, located in Williamstown, Kentucky last Thursday. Other Christian artists at the event included Blanca, Phil Joel, and David Lessing.
Please let us know if any significant upcoming releases are missing from this list. Note, the dates listed here are distribution dates when music will officially be available through retail and/or online outlets. Some artists may sell their recordings sooner at their concert events or in their own online stores.
David Bruce Murray
David Bruce Murray is a church music director in Ellenboro, NC. He is the author of Murray's Encyclopedia Of Southern Gospel Music and the owner of both SGHistory.com and MusicScribe.com. David plays piano for Southern Sounds Quartet and the Foothills Community Choir.