Broken & Blessed – Shannon Knight

GRADE:  B Album – Broken & Blessed Artist – Shannon Knight Label – Crossroads Style – Progressive, Blues, Country Release Date – 08/21/12 Available For Digital Download? – Yes (iTunes,

Beyond The Ashes, Channing Eleton, The Crist Family (Acworth, GA)

A few months ago, I attended a great concert that I never finished writing up for a couple of reasons.  Anyway, I wanted to finish it up now.  This concert

An A Cappella Collection – Sisters

GRADE:  A- Album – An A Cappella Collection Artist – Sisters Label – Independent Style – A Cappella, Progressive Release Date – 07/17/12 Available For Digital Download? – Yes (iTunes)

Ball Brothers (Tunnel Hill, GA)

I’ve been to quite a few Ball Brothers concerts but this was the first time I have seen their newest vocalist, Chad McCloskey, in person.   It seems that this concert

But For The Cross – LeFevre Quartet

GRADE:  A- Album – But For The Cross Artist – LeFevre Quartet Label – Activate Records Style – Traditional, Progressive Release Date – 09/18/12 Available For Digital Download? – Yes

Canton Junction

GRADE:  [Disc 1] B+ / [Disc 2] B- Album – Canton Junction Artist – Canton Junction Label – Difference Media Style – Traditional, Progressive, Inspirational Release Date – 09/04/12 Available For

A Better Home For The National Quartet Convention

In 2010, the National Quartet Convention renewed their contract to remain at the Kentucky Fair And Exposition complex in Louisville, KY through 2014 according to an article in the Louisville

Book Review: Dianne Wilkinson – The Life And Times Of A Gospel Songwriter

Dianne Wilkinson has collaborated with Southern Gospel blogger and author Daniel Mount to write her autobiography, The Life And Times Of A Gospel Songwriter. The book is down-to-earth and conversational,

Book Review: Richard Sterban – From Elvis To Elvira

Quartet-Man, one of our regular readers, submits today’s book review. From Elvis to Elvira is an interesting read that covers Oak Ridge Boys’ bass singer, Richard Sterban’s life, hobbies, interests


Hans Zimmer has released a composition titled “Aurora” online. 100% of the proceeds will be contributed to the victims of the tragedy in Aurora, Colorado. The download can be purchased

24K Gold Event – Gold City, Mark Trammell Quartet, Wilburn &Wilburn, Vocal Event (Gadsden, AL)

(Joint review by Jim Cheek and Diana Brantley) Gold City has been one of the most popular southern gospel groups for over thirty years.   So, when an event is designed

Another Concert Review And More Free Music

Friday (05/25/12), I decided to go to South Iredell High School in Troutman NC to see the Nelons.  I had a chance to catch the group at the beginning of