#NewsNuggets: 1-23-17

#NewsNuggets: 1-23-17

Last Week’s Happenings

  • Crossroads Entertainment announced the return of The Old Paths (retired in 2015). Former members Wayne Rackley, Doug Roark, and Daniel Ashmore will be joined by tenor Steve Ladd. Ladd plans to continue his solo career in addition to singing with the group.
  • Guy Penrod joined the list of Southern Gospel artists singing at events surrounding the inauguration of President Trump last week. He performed at the Faith Freedom & Future Inaugural Ball along with comedienne Chonda Pierce and husband/wife duo Aaron & Amanda Crabb.

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 large online outlets. Some titles may be available sooner direct from the artists.

  • January 27 – Selah -Greatest Hymns Vol. 1 & 2 (CD)

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    January 27 – The Guardians – Lift Him Up (CD)

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    January 27 – Zach Williams – Chain Breaker (CD)

  • January 27 – Bill & Gloria Gaither & Their Homecoming Friends – Bill Gaither’s 12 Favorite Hymns (CD)

  • February 3 – Reba McEntire – Sing It Now: Songs Of Faith And Hope

  • February 10 – Lauren Talley – The Gospel (CD)

  • February 27 – Point Of Grace – Our Recollections: 25th Anniversary (CD)
  • February 24 – Bill & Gloria Gaither & Their Homecoming Friends – Sweeter As The Days Go By (DVD/CD)

  • February 24 – Bill & Gloria Gaither & Their Homecoming Friends – Give The World A Smile (DVD/CD)

  • March 10 – Guy Penrod – Classics (CD)

  • March 24 – Selah – Unbreakable (CD)
  • March 24 – David Phelps – Hymnal (CD)
  • March 24 – Craig Duncan – Smoky Mountain Sixties (CD) (secular)

  • March ?? – Kingsmen Quartet – They Don’t Know (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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  1. Justin McLeod
    Reply January 26, 02:24 #1 Justin McLeod

    That should be Tim Rackley, not Wayne. :)

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