Posts From Kyle Boreing

Kyle Boreing

Kyle has been writing for MusicScribe since 2008. He is a musician, producer, arranger, and occasional quartet singer, who pays way too much attention to recordings. He is an alumni of Stamps-Baxter School of Music and has shared the stage with many different artists. He also really likes movies that are "so bad they're good." Visit his website at, or follow him on Twitter @kyleboreing.

The Incredible Shrinking Groups

Is it just me, or are groups shrinking today? Brian Free & Assurance recently dropped from a quartet to a trio (at least for the time being) with the departure

Looking Back: Guy Penrod’s Country Attempt

In late 2008, Bill Gaither made the announcement that Guy Penrod would be taking a sabbatical from the Gaither Vocal Band. By the end of the year, however, that sabbatical

Recording Oddities: The Kingsmen – “I’ll Fly Away”

I remember my Dad had quite a record collection. His favorite pastime was to put these records onto mix tapes to play in the car. One such tape I remember

Predictions for 2016

<parody> Greetings, my friend. We are all interested in the future, for that is where you and I are going to spend the rest of our lives. And remember my

YouTube Find: Gold City with Benny Blackburn

Thanks to Irl Grundy, a full concert video has been posted of Gold City from May of 1984 that includes Benny Blackburn on tenor. Blackburn sang with the group when

Commentary: Should Gospel Singers Charge?

Last night, I saw a post on one of the various Facebook gospel music groups from (what I assume to be) a church member/administrator looking for a singing group to

Shuffling Tenors – The Kingsmen & The Anchormen

The Singing News has announced that Chris Jenkins will be departing the Kingsmen effective December 14th to allow for more time with his son and will be joining the Anchormen

YouTube Find of the Day: Bryan Elliot sings with Gold City

Piano players singing with their respective quartets is nothing new. Hovie Lister made an entire career out of it. If the pianist has the chops, then give them a mic

Recording Oddities: Gold City – “I’m Free Again”

This is an oddity that I can’t really verify exists, so I’m taking this one to the masses for help! Back in 2003, Gold City started a relationship with New

CD Review: Dean Newkirk – “Hope Found”

Hope Found Produced by Kevin Ward, Michael Sykes, Lari Goss, Dean Newkirk Newkirk Road Music Format: CD & Digital Release Date: TBA TUNE-O-METER: Medium SONG TITLES: 1 – Oh What Joy (Jeff