Saturday News Roundup #109
- Devin McGlamery is back on the Signature Sound bus after surgery to correct his torn pectoralis muscle. He does face months of physical therapy before being given an all-clear, though!
- The Dove Award nominations were announced earlier this week. Musicscribe put together a list of Southern Gospel nominees. [EDIT, 3/16/13: Broken link removed.]
- Blackwood Legacy has hired Daniel Rivera as tenor, moving Daniel Childs to lead. [EDIT, 6/18/12: Broken link removed.]
- Brad Smith has joined The Blackwoods. Butch Owens, meanwhile, has moved to the Songfellows.
Here’s a video of Karen Peck and Greg Bentley (who was, at the time, tenor for the Hoppers) singing “Here Through Eternity” at an NQC chapel service in 1989. Greg has posted several other Hoppers-related videos here.
Also worth watching: Here’s a twelve-year-old who can play Jeff Stice’s arrangement of “When We All Get to Heaven.”
It’s open thread Saturday—you decide!