A Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

*and* score some music from a fine musician! Audrey Assad writes: As many of you may know, my husband was diagnosed in September 2011 with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. We were really glad to know it was such a treatable cancer, but it was cancer nonetheless! Billy just finished 6 months of chemotherapy, which came at a [Read More...]

Audrey Assad is not as funny as Tina Fey

But then again, Tina Fey is nowhere near the fine musician and singer Audrey is. Here are a couple of tasty tunes from her new album, Heart: Her work is consistently beautiful, melodic, and lyrical. If you’ve been looking for some really high quality new work from an excellent musician, I recommend Audrey Assad’s Heart. [Read more...]

Check out Colleen Nixon

…a very talented singer songwriter and also the voice of Marian Grace, a Catholic music project. [Read more...]

Extreme Musical Coolness

In the words of Kip Dynamite, I love technology. [Read more...]

Hank Green continues his quest…

to Decrease the Suck and Increase the Awesome: [Read more...]

A Curious Demonstration of How Darwinism is a Religion

A reader writes: I saw you mentioned New York Polyphony in a recent post and I thought you might be interested in this. I saw them live last year, and they were stellar! Very sensitive, articulate interpretations and a joy to hear. During the concert, they mentioned a commission they had coming up that piqued [Read More...]

Miriam Marston offers a simple song…

for the Easter season: [Read more...]

Cool story about a forgotten chapter

…in the history of Seattle Jazz. [Read more...]