Newsboys United bassist and Zealand frontman Phil Joel recently released his new book, Redwoods and Whales: Becoming Who You Actually Are, which he describes as a collection of epiphanies of God’s greatness and transforming power told through personal stories and truths learned from his life and musical journey. Phil took a few minutes to record and send this special message exclusively to CCMmagazine.com readers!
David Leonard is best known as one-half of All Sons & Daughters and penning some of the churches most tinder worship songs. Following the disbandment of the band, David fell into a deep depression before writing his debut solo record, 'The Wait.' Learn more in this episode of CCM Magazine's 'Features on Film with Andrew Greer.'
Jason Watkins and Paul Watkins have a clear ear for an infectious melody since it’s impossible to get a song like “Captive” out of your head once you’ve heard it. Take the straightforward sing-along qualities of The Lumineers, reduce the acoustic leanings, and you’ve got Clemency.
Jordan Phillips and Adam Stark, the men behind Apollo LTD, never set out to make Christian music, per se. They’ve just always obeyed their creative instincts and interests.“Nothing really feels off limits to us when we create. We're open to exploring anything,” says Stark.
Bridgestone Arena hosted the once-in-a-lifetime, star-studded tribute event honoring Michael W. Smith and celebrating his 35 year career and his 35 #1 hits.
Jason Gray has release a brand new song, “I’m Gonna Let It Go”—available everywhere now. Jason shares his thoughts and the Story Behind the Song that lead to writing this new song.
Closer To Chaos, the much anticipated new studio recording from seminal Christian rockers Seventh Day Slumber, is set to release May 31. Debuting on RockFest Records—the groundbreaking label founded by Seventh Day Slumber frontman Joseph Rojas last year—Closer To Chaos finds the group returning to their melodic rock roots with a collection of 10 brand new songs.
Integrity Music's Nashville-based worship leader, Sarah Kroger, will release her label debut, Bloom, on Friday, April 26th. Kroger’s Integrity label debut takes personal declarations of God’s mercy and shapes them into universal messages of unfathomable love.