Posts Tagged ‘christian music’

In Defense of Christian Music (or “Meditation by Rock”)

At my very first summer camp, I heard DC Talk’s Jesus Freak playing from the loudspeakers before chapel. I didn’t know what it was, I’d never heard anything like it before, and as soon as I got back I asked my mom to find out. Fast forward to Christmas morning of that year: I awoke...
May 23rd, 2013 | Art & Literature, Culture, Media | Read More

Lecrae, Toby Mac, and the Christian Entertainment Industry

Last week, Christian music legend Toby Mac’s latest album debuted at number 1 on Billboard’s top 200 chart. This is the first time that a Christian album has debuted at such a high rank in 15 years, Time reports. Lecrae debuted his album Gravity at number 3, which a number of us were anticipating....
September 20th, 2012 | Featured, Music | Read More

The Return of Five Iron Frenzy; Wait, What?

This will be old news to most of you. The discussions that can come from it are still necessary, however. As such, it bears repeating and then considering: Five Iron Frenzy is back.
April 25th, 2012 | Culture, Featured, Music | Read More