Saturday News Roundup #101: Video of Kurt Young
- Dixie Echoes / Chuck Wagon Gang: Dixie Echoes baritone Scoot Shelnut’s mother-in-law—former Chuck Wagon Gang alto Penny Greene Shelnut’s mother—passed away Tuesday morning.
- Blackwood Brothers: Former Blackwood Brothers pianist Michael Hammontree is continuing to recover from his heart attack earlier this month. He had been moved out of the ICU; based on notes that current Blackwood Brothers members Randy Byrd and Jimmy Blackwood left on his wall within the last day or two, it sounds like he has now come home from the hospital.
What would it take to get SouthernGospelBlog.com to post a local CCM group’s cover of a David Crowder Band song?
Here’s our first look at former (and short-lived) Cathedrals tenor Kurt Young on stage in a number of years. His son, Zach Young, has the feature, while he’s quietly backing him up (off-camera for much of the video). But it’s still more than we’ve seen in years.
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