Posts From Diana Brantley

Diana Brantley

Diana is from the Atlanta, Georgia area and is a relatively recent southern gospel fan, having started listening avidly about 15 years ago. With easy access to eastern Alabama, southeastern Tennessee and north and central Georgia, Diana attends as many concerts as her schedule allows to see a wide variety of artists.

Concert Review: Avenue Trio (Taylorsville and Chatsworth, GA)

A few weeks ago, I was able to see Avenue Trio in concert not once, but twice in north Georgia, at Taylorsville Baptist and Smyrna Baptist Churches! This trio is

First Look: Chris Bryant, Kingsmen Quartet

Bob Sellers held the lead position with the mighty Kingsmen since 2011, so when it was announced that he would be stepping down, many folks were wondering who the new

Concert Reviews: A Quick Catch-Up (Georgia and Alabama)

In an effort to get caught up on concert reviews, I’m going to combine several events into this post. All of these appearances were special to me, so I want

Concert Review: A Family Evening (Calhoun, Georgia)

A few months ago I attended a concert in Calhoun, Georgia that featured three family groups – The Morrison Sisters, Jordan Family Band, and Mylon Hayes Family. It was an

Concert Review: Collingsworth Family (Rockmart, GA)

Here’s a review of another concert that was sponsored by Victory Baptist Church in the little town of Rockmart, Georgia! I don’t get to see the Collingsworth Family very often

Concert Review: Cana’s Voice (Cleveland, TN)

While Cana’s Voice is not a “southern gospel” group, it does have two former sg artists who are both outstanding! You just can’t miss when you have TaRanda Greene (now

Concert Review: 50th Anniversary Sing – Diplomats Quartet (Calhoun, GA)

I was so pleased to be able to attend both nights of the two-day homecoming celebration for The Diplomats.  This year marks their 50th year of ministry.  The event was

Concert Review: Sacred Calling and Dixie Echoes (Jefferson, GA)

I am blessed to attend so many great southern gospel concerts.  This one was more special to me because I had recently gotten Sacred Calling’s brand new “Stronger” CD and

Concert Review: The Martins (Rockmart, GA)

Victory Baptist Church in Rockmart, Georgia regularly features southern gospel artists in concert. This time, The Martins led their morning worship service. They had been in concert at the church

Concert Review: North Georgia Sing and Jordan’s Bridge (Hiawassee and Marietta, GA)

I’ve been able to see Jordan’s Bridge a couple of times in the last couple of months, so I’ll just combine my reviews of those two concerts. For the past

Memphis Quartet Show 2018 – Saturday Events

What an ending to another fabulous Memphis Quartet Show! This  year’s event was enhanced by the great venue of the Cannon Center for Performing Arts, and it was announced that

Memphis Quartet Show 2018 – Friday Concert

Like last night, Friday’s concert also had five artists and it was wonderful. The theater provides such better conditions for the audience and the artists, and it is really paying