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NQC By Internet, Thursday

Well, I made it back home to NC in time to catch most of the live internet feed of NQC last night. It’s a totally different experience, of course, from

Road Trip Review, Day 4, Part B

Tuesday Evening Concert, September 13, 2005 – NQCThere were seventeen groups on the Tuesday evening concert at NQC. I saw nine of them perform complete sets, and caught the tail

Road Trip Review, Day 3, Part B

Monday Evening, September 12, 2005 – NQCI figured most people would be more interested in the evening concerts at NQC, so I’m posting Part B of Day 3 first…which is

Road Trip Review, Day 2

September 11, 2005The evening of Day 2 on my road trip finds me in Huntington, WV. I was just treated to supper by Dean Adkins, which was greatly appreciated. Thanks

Road Trip Review, Day 1

September 10, 2005 Review:I’m sitting in a hotel just down the road from Roanoke, VA, having just returned from seeing the Signature Sound and Gaither Vocal Band concert there. The

Allegiance Concert Report

Allegiance Concert, 6-25-05, Inman, SC I just got home from seeing Allegiance. These guys are VERY blessed with vocal skills. They did a great job tonight. It was just their

Brian Free Review

Rating: 4 1/2 STARS (DBM)/4 STARS (JH) Producer: Wayne HaunLabel: Daywind RecordsWebsite: www.brianfreeandassurance.com Song Titles: “The Foundation Medley,” “Why Not Make It Now,” “He’s All That,” “Goodness And Mercy,” “Only

Crabbfest Live 2004 Review

Featured Review: Various Artists – Crabbfest Live 2004Rating: 4 STARS Label: Daywind RecordsCrabbfest 2005 Info: www.thecrabbfamily.com Producers: Ed Leonard, Norman Holland, and Kathy CrabbParticipating Artists: Crabb Family, Mike Bowling, Hoskins

Remembering The Greats Review

Rating: 5 STARS Artists: Various ArtistsLabel: Daywind RecordsWebsite: www.daywindrecords.comProducers: Norman Holland, Ed Leonard, Crystal Burchette, Steven Hoyt and Doug Butts Songs: “I’ve Read The Back Of The Book,” “Master Builder,”

Another review from the vault

I wrote this review in 1998. This CD had more crossover appeal for Christian pop airplay than any other Martins release, IMO. Dave’s Review Dream Big: The Martins (Spring Hill)

OTGHQ Concert Report

The Old Time Gospel Hour Quartet gave a fine performance in Rutherfordton, NC tonight. I and three other members of my quartet sat on the second row so we could

Shoulda beens, round one

It must be difficult getting a new song to break in Southern Gospel. When a monthly chart that runs two or three months behind the actual airplay is considered to