The Things That Change and Don’t Change in Ten Years: A Conversation with Singer/Songwriter, Derek Webb

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I’ve been a Derek Webb fan for years, having been drawn in by his willingness to wrestle through tough questions and creatively confront various cultural and religious issues in his songs that many artists of the same ilk seem to try and avoid. It also doesn't hurt that the guy’s a tremendous songwriter and performer. Over the past decade, he’s released ten solo records to go along with his large volume of work in Caedmon’s Call before that. When I was given the opportunity this past summer to j … [Read more...]

Do You Love/Hate Derek Webb? Got a Question You’re Dying to Ask Him? Tell Me!

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Hey geeks, in the next couple of weeks, I'll be having a one-on-one interview with singer/songwriter Derek Webb for a Geek Goes Rogue exclusive in the wake of the release of his new album. If you're a die hard fan, a casual fan, or even despise the guy and all he stands for, send me your questions in the comment section below and I'll consider them.Any question at all!Ready? Go! … [Read more...]

New Album Review: Derek Webb’s “I Was Wrong, I’m Sorry & I Love You”

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Exactly ten years ago, singer/songwriter Derek Webb looked at the state of the Church and declared that “she must and shall go free.” This year, he’s telling us all that he was wrong, he’s sorry, and he loves us. But contradicting himself, he is not.In the decade since his departure from Caedmon’s Call, Webb has released eight solo studio albums. However you want to slice it, that’s a lot of music in a short amount of time. It also means Webb has had a lot to share with us as he’s matured an … [Read more...]

Christian Music…Why Does It Suck? What Can Be Done?

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What does it mean to make music with purpose or inspiration in this day in age? On one hand, it can be argued that everyone who makes music is inspired toward some sort of purpose. But specifically, what does it mean for Christians to make music in today’s culture? And what on earth is “Christian music” anyway? And how does it differ from any other kind of music that tries to tell an honest story? And is saying you only listen to Christian music the same thing as saying you only use Christian toi … [Read more...]


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