After nearly three decades in the spotlight as one of Christian music's biggest bands, one might think Newsboys would slow down a bit. But after the platinum-selling pop rockers added Peter Furler and Phil Joel back to the mix the Newsboys are breaking ground on another era of success. Andrew Greer sits down with the guys in this month's episode of CCM Magazine's 'Features on Film with Andrew Greer'
Newsboys United will return to the road this fall for one of the genre’s most anticipated tours, it was announced today. By popular demand, the Greatness of Our God Tour will once again bring together former members Peter Furler and Phil Joel with Newsboys’ Michael Tait, Duncan Phillips, Jeff Frankenstein and Jody Davis for an autumn outing bound for more than 30 cities around the country.
Celebrating a groundbreaking new era following the return of former members Peter Furler and Phil Joel last year, Christian music supergroup Newsboys has made history once again as United debuts at #1 on the Billboard Top Christian music albums chart following its May 10 release.
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!
On the heels of last year’s blockbuster Newsboys United reunion tour and the current hit single, “Greatness Of Our God,” Christian music supergroup Newsboys is set to unveil their latest FairTrade Services album, United, May 10.
Winter Jam, Christian music’s largest annual tour, set up its unique 360º stage in Norfolk Scope, which happens to be the world’s largest reinforced thin-shell concrete dome. Annette Holloway provides us with a review and photo gallery from the event.