#NewsNuggets: 1-4-19

by David Bruce Murray | January 4, 2019 1:37 PM

Gospel Music Happenings

Lori Wise joined the staff of The Dominion Agency.

Singing News magazine announced the details of their 2019 Songwriters Search. Click HERE[1] for rules and access to an entry form.

Trinity 3 co-founder Rhonda Richardson signed a solo recording agreement with M.A.C. Records.

Kentucky-based Common Bond Quartet announced the departures of two charter members: bass singer Bryan Stevenson and baritone singer Mike Bradshaw. Bink Mooney will be joining the group to sing bass while the search for a new baritone singer is ongoing.

Paul’s Journey announced that lead singer Keith Gilliam is stepping down. Mark Green of Ossawa, Oklahoma has stepped into the lead singing position for 2019.

Chapel Valley recording artist TRIO announced a group name changed with the addition of the daughters of Chris and Kelly McMurray. They will be billed as “The McMurrays” going forward.

Upcoming Releases

Please let us know if any significant upcoming releases are missing from this list. Note, the dates listed here are distribution dates when music will officially be available through retail and/or large online outlets. Some titles may be available sooner direct from the artists.

January 15 – Chonda Pierce Presents Stand-Up For Families – Food, Faith & Family (DVD)
January 18 – Tiffany Coburn – Near To The Heart: Cherished Hymns And Songs Of Inspiration (CD)
January 18 – Stan Whitmire – Best Of Stan Whitmire: Hymns And Gospel Favorites (CD)
January 18 – Various Artists – Homecoming Artists Sing The Songs Of Bill & Gloria Gaither (CD)
February 1 – The Singing Contractors – Working On A Building: Hymns & Gospel Classics (CD/DVD)
February 22 – Various Artists – NQC Live Volume 18 (CD)
March ?? – Annie Moses Band – Under The Tree Of Life (CD) (not final artwork)
March 15 – Triumphant Quartet – Yes (CD)

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