GOSPEL MUSIC HAPPENINGS
Tony Gore announced he will be performing select dates with a live band in 2020. Members of the Sneed Family will be participating.
The two recording rooms at Crossroads Studios in Arden, NC were recently upgraded with new wiring and state of the art recording equipment. Crossroads is the recording home of the Kingsmen, Inspirations, Kingdom Heirs, Talleys, and more top Southern Gospel artists.
The complete documentary, J.D. Sumner & The Stamps Quartet—a Video Portrait, is now available to stream on demand at www.CountryRoadTV.com (It’s a pay service, but use the code NEWHAVEN for a 30-day free trial). You can preview the documentary below.
Meurice LeFevre passed away yesterday, October 25, 2019. LeFevre occasionally performed with his parents and uncle (the LeFevres) when he was younger, but his primary role in the industry as an adult was managing the family’s various business ventures including SING Records and LeFevre Sound Studios.
RELEASED THIS WEEK
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.
November ?? – Karen Peck & New River – Lift His Name (CD)
Early 2020 – The Nelons – Peace At Last (CD)
Release Date TBA – The Sound – Album Title TBA (CD)
High Road’s New Day CD is self-titled and releases November 15.
Of course, the first week I don’t check their Facebook page while preparing NewsNuggets is the same week they add a cover image plus the release date. :)