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28 Oct 09 Jesus Team A, Jesus te ama!

Jesus Team A (JTA), a band with soul and talent to spare. Continue reading

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14 Aug 09 Album Review: David Cline presents Big Slick

If you’re up for Texas Hold’em, take the flop, hit the turn and mosey on down the river to David Cline’s “Big Slick”. Continue reading

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10 Aug 09 A lot of Texas in a little bit of time

Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines featured at Uncle Calvin’s coffeehouse and brought us into their hearts. Continue reading

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30 Jul 09 Performance Opportunity for Christian Musicians

Event Name: University of Dallas Ministry Conference
Event Date(s): October 23-24, 2009
Event Time(s): 9AM to 7 PM

Event Location: The Dallas Convention Center

The University of Dallas is soliciting applications from performers, either as individuals or in bands, to provide Christian music in 30-min time slots throughout the two-day conference, the musical climax of which will be a concert with John Michael Talbot on Friday evening.  Given… Continue reading

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21 Jul 09 Join the “Bzz” in Christian Radio

Join the Bzz in Christian Radio

In case you haven’t heard, there is a new sound on the horizon. KBZZ radio ( is a new Internet-based Christian radio station in Quinlan, TX that is scheduled to begin broadcasting April 21, 2009. Owned and founded by John Porter, KBZZ will initially be broadcasting streaming-feed music and interviews and, soon afterwards, live features of all kinds.

John has repeatedly seen… Continue reading

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19 Jul 09 Christian music record labels in Texas?!

Ever wonder who “The BIG Players” in Christian music record labels are? Ever wonder if there were or are any “players” in Texas?

The “size” of a record label can be measured by the number of singer/songwriters under contract with the label, the number of copyrighted songs administered in the label’s catalog, the number of “top tier” performers/groups under contract with the label, the volume of albums or songs… Continue reading

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16 Jun 09 You too can be a Christian music writer

Some wonder whether or not they have what it takes to be a Christian music writer. What does it take to craft a Christian song? What inspires Christian writers? The answers vary, but the themes are the same: faith, surrender, life, commission and Grace.

Faith is the mortar that holds all Christians united. Each of us is a building block for the foundation of the Kingdom of God on… Continue reading

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02 Jun 09 Christian music. What's that?

Did you ever wonder what Christian music most Christians actually listen to? Over the years, I have conducted brief (very non-scientific) surveys of some Christian friends to ask that very question. Here’s what I found out.

Among other things, Christian music is music about Christ, His teachings, or Christian living, and Christians, of course, profess a belief in Christ. So, you might expect that Christians listen to “Christian music”… Continue reading

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28 May 09 IGNITE 2009 – An Awakening

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In the midst of a stormy day, swine flu scares and school closings, the music and speakers at IGNITE 2009 lit a fire in hearts of the Christian masses. Some nestled beneath umbrellas or ponchos and others standing in the rain, one security volunteer described the attendees, “Come rain or… Continue reading

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23 May 09 “Deep” in the Heart of Texas

With depth beyond his years, Chris Rosser, a singer-songwriter from North Carolina, took us on an international tour of musical splendor during his stop at Uncle Calvin's Coffeehouse in Dallas. Continue reading

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