Posts From David Bruce Murray

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.

CD Review: Doyle Lawson And Quicksilver (He Lives In Me)

BUY THIS CD!RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Label: HorizonProducer: Doyle LawsonWebsite: www.doylelawson.com Song Titles: “He Lives In Me,” “In His Presence,” “I Am On My Journey Home,” “Remember My Name In

CD Review: Stewart Varnado et al (The Southern Gospel Players, Volume 2)

RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Producer: Stewart VarnadoWebsite: www.stewartvarnado.com Song Titles: “Just Over In The Gloryland,” “Down By The Riverside,” “Heaven Came Down,” “I Feel Like Traveling On,” “The Holy Hills,”

CD Review: Kingsmen (Good Good God)

RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Label: HorizonProducer: Roger TalleyVocal Production Assistant: Tim SurrettWebsite: www.kingsmenquartet.com Song Titles: “He’s A Good, Good God,” “God Can Save Anybody, Anywhere, Anytime,” “Finished Indeed,” “Jesus Knows

CD Review: Inspirations (I Know)

BUY THIS CDRATING: 2 1/2 Stars Label: Horizon RecordsProducer: Jeff CollinsWebsite: www.theinspirations.com Song Titles: “I’ve Never Gotten Over Gettin’ Saved,” “If You Only Knew,” “I Know,” “I Have Not Forgotten,”

Concert Review: Whisnants, Greenes, Kingsmen

I had the opportunity to wander up to Morganton, NC earlier tonight to a concert sponsored by the Whisnants. This event was to celebrate their 35th year singing gospel music.

CD Review: Talley Trio (Rise Above)

BUY THIS CD!RATING: 4 StarsLabel: Horizon RecordsProducer: Roger TalleyWebsite: www.talleytrio.com Song Titles: “I Cannot Tell It All,” “Red Letter Day,” “Truth Is Marching On,” “His Hand In Mine,” “He Came

CD Review: Palmetto State Quartet (Sweet Land Of Rest)

RATING: 4 StarsLabel: Sonlite RecordsProducer: Jeff CollinsWebsite: www.palmettostatequartet.com Song Titles: “I’m Gonna Pray,” “No Doubt Salvation,” “Land Of Rest,” “Old Fashioned Altar Call,” “In The Palm Of His Hand,” “Only

CD Review: Perrys (Come Thirsty)

BUY THIS CD!RATING: 4 Stars Label: DaywindProducer: Wayne HaunWebsite: www.perrysministries.com Song Titles: “Until The Last One Is Home,” “Still Thrilled,” “A Day That Never Ends,” “He Will Hide Me,” “Walk

CD Review: Chuck Wagon Gang (70th Anniversary)

BUY THIS CD!RATING: 3 1/2 Stars Label: Song GardenProducers: Bobby All, Nick Bruno, and Robbie HinerWebsite: www.thechuckwagongang.net Song Titles: “Daddy Sang Bass” (with the Oak Ridge Boys), “Life’s Railway To

CD Review: Crystal River (Taking A Stand)

RATING: 4 Stars Label: BSA World RecordsProducer: Glen BatesWebsite: www.crystalriveronline.net Song Titles: “In The Heat Of The Flames,” “I’m Here Because Jesus Went There,” “If There Had Never Been A

CD Review: Crabb Family (Blur The Lines)

BUY THIS CD!RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Label: Clear Cool MusicProducers: Bubba Smith and the Crabb FamiliyWebsite: www.thecrabbfamily.com Song Titles: “Friend Of God,” “Redeemer,” “One Day,” “Holding Out Hope To You,”

CD Review: Mercy’s Well (Hymns)

RATING: 5 StarsProducer: Donna BeauvaisWebsite: www.mercyswell.com Song Titles: “‘Tis So Sweet To Trust In Jesus,” “Nothing But The Blood (Still Saves The Lost),” “Jesus Saves,” “Haven Of Rest” (with “How