Last Week’s Happenings
- Former Brian Free & Assurance bass singer Keith Plott announced he has joined the LeFevre Quartet. Plott replaces Trent Adams who was only with the group for a short time in 2016.
- Sonlite Records announced they have added soloist Steve Ladd to their family of recording artists. A new CD titled No Excuses, No Regrets is releasing later this year. (Between solo dates, Ladd also sings tenor with the Old Paths Quartet.)
- The Southern Gospel Music Guild (SGMG) announced plans to sponsor several music industry forums during 2017. BMI will host the inaugural forum at 1:00 PM this Tuesday, February 7, at the BMI building in Nashville. Admission is free and is open to anyone who derives a portion of their income from the Southern Gospel Music Industry.
- Please pray for the Williamsons. They were involved in a bus accident on Sunday evening, January 29. No one was seriously injured, but the bus will require some repair.
- High Road is asking for prayer on behalf of the group’s leader, Sarah Davison, who will be undergoing a medical procedure this week.
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.
- February 27 – Point Of Grace – Our Recollections: 25th Anniversary (CD)
- March 10 – Joseph Habedank – Resurrection (CD)
- March 24 – Selah – Unbreakable (CD)
- March ?? – Kingsmen Quartet – They Don’t Know (CD)
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.