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Fiddling While Rome Burns
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tag Evers It's 'Christian,' it's 'music'—but is it art? My, how time flies. It&# ...

Our Man Johnny
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kimberly Burge Kvn burge Faith in the Lord. True love. Murderous violence. The Bible dr ...

Mighty Rushes of Truth
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kimberly Burge Subtle details and weighty matters abound in Dar Williams' songs. Much of my music collect ...

King of Heart and Soul
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos The infectious spirit of Tito Puente "Salsa isn’t music, it’s something you put ...

You Say You Want a Revolution?
Originally Posted: 07/27/2011 - 9:39am | Type: Magazine Article

Larry Bellinger Resistance Records recruits soldiers for 'racial holy war.' Human rights groups have ...

Sacred Connections
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 3:50pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum I heard it in passing on National Public Radio’s All Things Considered one afternoon; it was a blurb for an upcoming ...

To the River Together
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 3:05pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Family and community at the Bruce Springsteen show. The Promise. We waited for a whole ye ...

All I Need to Know I Learned from Hank Williams
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Fillingim Ethics lessons from country music. Cheatin’ songs. That’s real poor man music. Rich guys don’t ...

Music of the Spirit
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tom Walsh David Wilcox's labor of love. A 1997 Washington Post profile of David Wilcox asked the musical ...

Spiritual Improvisation
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 10:34am | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos John Coltrane's quest for freedom. Some things are still worth celebrating. Dou ...

Too Real to be Missed
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 10:34am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Why Lucinda Williams Now? Maybe because it's time. For a lot of folks, Lucinda Willi ...

Truth in Flower and Song
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Ancient music for the contemporary church When Maryknoll priest Dan Jensen went to Santa Eul ...

High Fidelity Faith
Originally Posted: 06/19/2014 - 1:08pm | Type: Magazine Article

Susan Hogan/Albach Contemporary Christian music and its accent on celebrity Kayla Hammerud said that it was t ...

The Poet's Obligation
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Scott Robinson Rita Dove balances creative solitude with a public vocation. Rita Dove is a woman who does not ...

In Rhythm with the World.
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos World music: The sound of the global village. Who among us dislikes music? Sure, we ...

Folk Music Stories
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 2:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Bob Hulteen Huey Long taught us that "all politics is personal." Huey Long taught us that "all ...

A Nation's Art
Originally Posted: 09/03/2014 - 11:34am | Type: Magazine Article

Michael Stipe R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe on political mockery. Even in Shakespeare you see the notion of the ...