#NewsNuggets: 12-7-18

#NewsNuggets: 12-7-18

Gospel Music Happenings

  • Jason Crabb performed at the beginning of the Nashville Christmas parade last Saturday, December 1, singing “Music City Christmas,” a song written specifically for the event.
  • The Hoppers and Goodman Revival announced they will appear together on the Southern Heritage Tour starting in the Spring of 2019. The tour is expected to extend to more than 25 cities.
  • The Harper Agency announced their company is now the place to call if you are a concert promoter wanting to schedule an appearance by Joseph Habedank.
  • The Isaacs and Karen Peck & New River hosted a free concert in Jerusalem, Israel this past Monday, December 3. A group of Holocaust survivors was honored during the concert.
  • The Oak Ridge Boys sang “Amazing Grace” yesterday, December 6, in Texas at the funeral service for former USA President George H.W. Bush.

Prayer Requests

  • Please keep Squire Parsons in your prayers as he recovers from heart bypass surgery. If you would like to send a card of encouragement, those can be mailed to: Squire Parsons, P.O. Box 279, Leicester, NC, 28748.

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 18 – Tiffany Coburn – Near To The Heart: Cherished Hymns And Songs Of Inspiration (CD)

  • January 18 – Stan Whitmire – Best Of Stan Whitmire: Hymns And Gospel Favorites (CD)

  • February 22 – Various Artists – NQC Live Volume 18 (CD)
  • March 15 – Triumphant – Yes (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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