Entries Categorized as 'Music'

Hiraeth: A Lenten Mixtape (2017 Edition)

Date April 10, 2017

Songs for waiting. “Hiraeth is a Welsh word for which there is no direct English translation. The word evokes a sense of homesickness tinged with grief or sadness over the lost or departed; a mix of longing, yearning, nostalgia, wistfulness, and an earnest desire for a place that is hereafter beyond one’s reach across the […]

Sandra McCracken – Psalms

Date April 14, 2015

Beautiful new album from the talented Sandra McCracken. I’ve been listening to it non-stop for a couple of months. Highly recommended.

Easter Mixtape

Date April 18, 2014

Here’s an Easter Mix I put together a few years ago made up of songs by Andrew Peterson and Jill Phillips. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 01. Andrew Peterson – All Things New [0:00] 02. Andrew Peterson – Serve Hymn / Holy is […]

Derek Webb: Feedback

Date November 2, 2010

Derek Webb released his new instrumental electronic worship album today, entitled Feedback.  Before the album dropped, Derek wrote a bit about his intentions and thoughts behind the album.  After giving it a few listens, I had a few additional thoughts, as well. First, I think that Derek has really dialed into how to successfully price […]

William Fitzsimmons: Finding Home

Date June 21, 2010

I ran across this documentary of William Fitzsimmons a few days ago entitled “Finding Home,” which documents his most recent tour.   If you love William Fitzsimmons, you’ll enjoy watching it. If you’ve never heard of William Fitzsimmons, trust me, you’ll love William Fitzsimmons. Anyway, give it a watch if you like good songwriting and […]