Commentary & Observations

The Bakkers, PTL, and Southern Gospel Music

Aside from their very public downfall, Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker had a large (and mutual) impact on southern gospel music.

Southern Gospel Music’s Audience (?)

Get your torches and your pitchforks ready…Kyle’s opening another can of worms!

Release Oddities – “Between Here and Heaven”

How did an album go from new release on a major gospel label to essentially “leaked”?

StowTown Records Vault Series

On Friday, November 27th, 2020, StowTown records surprised SG fans by releasing a digital remaster of a long-out-of-print record by the Cathedrals, Smooth as Silk. This album, originally released as

The COVID-19 Impact on Gospel Music

Coronavirus. COVID19. Wuhan. China. Sorry, just trying to get some keyword impact on my post… Yes, the #1 topic anywhere and everywhere you look is THE VIRUS and how it

Dropping, Dripping, or Streaming

When an album “drops,” it’s industry slang for saying an album has been released to the public. It’s origins come from the newspaper industry, where delivery trucks would drop bundles