Macrohart – O Holy Night

  Sounds of the season from the now on hold band Macrohart. I like this verson of O Holy Night.  Click the play button to listen on Soundcloud: … [Read more...]

Modern Post (Dustin Kensrue) – Child of Glory

Former Mars Hill Church worship director and elder Dustin Kensrue has released a extended play collection of songs with a Christmas them. Titled "Lowborn King," Kensrue released the work under the name, "Modern Post." Here is a selection from the EP, Child of Glory:Kensure has this to say about the collection of songs:"I love Christmas songs and there’s a few classics on this EP that I haven’t tackled before, as well as a new arrangement of my song "This Is War" with an added bridge t … [Read more...]

Derek Webb: Your Heart Breaks in All the Right Places

Derek Webb is a really nice fellow who is super talented. I once sat in a worship leaders meeting where he was speaking and immediately liked him. This is a beautiful song from his 2013 album.Cause your heart breaks, your heart breaks in all the right places. Your heart breaks, your heart breaks in all the right places. … [Read more...]

Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young – Carry On

Seemed appropriate.  The harmonies on this track take me somewhere else while I sit still and know."Rejoice, rejoice, we have no choice but to carry on.""To sing the blues you've got to live the dues and carry on.""Love is coming. Love is coming to us all."More than we know.   … [Read more...]

Collective Soul – Shine

One of Collective Soul's best songs. Huge sound with mysterious lyrics most can relate to.Give me a wordGive me a signShow me where to lookTell me what will I findLay me on the groundFly me in the skyShow me where to lookTell me what will I findOh, heaven let your light shine down  … [Read more...]

Switchfoot – When We Come Alive

Jon Foreman sounds as good as ever on Switchfoot's new anthem, When We Come Alive.We light the skyWhen we igniteWhen we come alive … [Read more...]

Down Around My Place – John Hiatt and Joe Bonamassa

This is a wonderful pairing; a bluesy mysterious song from Hiatt with Bonamassa's impeccable leads. Enjoy:And I put my faith in youDid you make that error too?Bound to fail that he might show his graceDown around my place. And then there's this: And my grandpa says, “Don't worryIt's always the last one in who's in a hurryTo try and slam the door in the next one's face”   … [Read more...]

Sam & Dave – Hold On I’m Comin’

No one brought the funk like Sam & Dave. This one is my favorite by them.  … [Read more...]