#NewsNuggets: 7-11-16

#NewsNuggets: 7-11-16

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.

Upcoming Releases
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.

  • Blackwood Brothers - MCS Best of

    July 15 – Blackwood Brothers – Music City Show Best Of The Blackwood Brothers (DVD)

  • Second Half Quartet -Refreshing

    July 22 – The Second Half Quartet – Refreshing (CD)

  • cover

    July 29 – Ivan Parker – Dancing In The Rain (CD)

  • cover

    July 29 – Hillary Scott & The Scott Family – Love Remains (CD)

  • aaron and amanda

    August 12 – Aaron & Amanda Crabb – Restore (CD)

  • goodman revival still happy

    August 12 – Goodman Revival – Still Happy (CD)

  • goodmans

    August 26 – The Goodmans – Live In Texas (CD) (reissue of 2007 release with new cover art)

  • August 26 – Gaither Vocal Band – Better Together (CD)

  • erwins

    September 2 – The Erwins – Only Faith Can See (CD)

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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.

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