Music at Mars Hill: The Welcome Wagon's Precious Remedies of Healing and Reconciliation

Music at Mars HillĀ is a weekly column by Luke Larsen that seeks to find God amidst the newest trends in both mainstream music and independent music.The Welcome Wagon is a husband-wife duo whose rise to indie fame seems peculiar at first glance. Aside from their association with indie superstar Sufjan Stevens, there is very little about The Welcome Wagon that seems cool or hip. Frontman Vito Autio is the senior pastor of a Presbyterian church in Brooklyn and writes pretty off-handedly about the … [Read more...]