Posts Tagged ‘More Than The Music’

Hannah Kerr Tells How She Is Overcoming Fear And Doubt

Hannah Kerr joins me on Episode 34 of the More Than The Music Podcast to give a behind-the-scenes look at her album, “Overflow.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Hannah shares how her song “I Stand Here” is about overcoming fear and planning for peace. Fear is something that I deal with so much in my life as an artist. I mean, I never thought I would be an artist and… … Continue reading

Matt Maher Shares A Song Of Unity

Matt Maher joins me on Episode 33 of the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories behind his album, “Saints and Sinners.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed He shares why he believes a song inspired by a Martin Luther King Jr. speech needs to be heard now more than ever… “Sons and Daughters.” A lot of people forget that what inspired Dr. King… it wasn’t social policy… it wasn’t… … Continue reading

What Danny Gokey’s Son Said During The Blessing Is Hilarious And Adorable

Danny Gokey joins me in Episode 32 of the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories behind his new album, “Rise.”   He also explains what his son said while praying over their meal that was both hilarious and adorable. Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed When I pray for my son, I declare things over him… It’s important that we be a voice in our kid’s life because… … Continue reading

Hear How This New Tenth Avenue North Song Was Inspired By A Battle With Cancer

Mike, Jason, and Jeff from Tenth Avenue North join me on Episode 31 of the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories behind their album, “Followers.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Jeff (guitarist) shares how “I Have This Hope” was inspired by his sister-in-law’s battle with a rare cancer. My sister-in-law collapsed the day after Christmas and a couple weeks later… test after test after test… they finally… … Continue reading

The Top 7 Most Memorable Artist Revelations Of 2016!

2016 saw the launch of the “More Than The Music Podcast” and so many WAY-FM artists shared previously unknown or hidden parts of their lives. Here’s a look back at the 7 most memorable artist revelations from the show. 7. Josh And Matt Started The Afters Because They Sang Drink Orders At Starbucks In Episode 23, Josh and Matt from The Afters revealed that they had the idea to start the band because customers complimented… … Continue reading

See The New Christmas Tradition Matthew West Started With His Daughters

Matthew West joins me on the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories behind his album, “Unto Us: A Christmas Collection,” and a few of his Christmas memories and traditions. Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Matthew recently started a new tradition with his daughters, LuLu and Delaney. Each Christmas, he gives them the gift of time and takes them out on a special daddy-daughters date. Today was a… … Continue reading

This Cornhole Game Almost Ruined A TobyMac Concert!

TobyMac joins me on the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories from his new album, “Hits Deep Live,” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed TobyMac is super competitive and loves sports, especially cornhole. He’ll start up a cornhole tournament just about anywhere. When family vacation bags/cornhole goes to the next level……BRACKETS!!!! A photo posted by TobyMac (@officialtobymac) on Jun 30, 2016 at 11:15pm PDT Sometimes there are actual trophies. AKA… … Continue reading

Did Jason Roy From Building 429 Listen To My Band’s CD I Gave Him 10 Years Ago?

Jason Roy from Building 429 joins me on the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories behind their album, “Unashamed.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed I gave Jason a CD of my very first band over 10 years ago at concert. (Pictured below: He’s in the black shirt and I’m in the brown shirt.) I always wondered if he listened to it. I actually remember this day… The answer… … Continue reading

Jason Gray Opens Up: How Can I Survive the Pain of Divorce?

Jason Gray joins me on the More Than The Music Podcast to share how he’s healing after a divorce and the stories behind his album, “Where The Light Gets In.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed He opens up about going through a difficult divorce. How do you pick up the pieces and move forward? What he discovers is simple, but beautiful. When a marriage ends, it’s so painful and messy and disorienting… My… … Continue reading

Chad From Unspoken Shares What To Do When A Loved One Is Battling Addiction

Chad, Mike, Jon, Ariel, and Don from Unspoken join me on the More Than The Music Podcast to share the stories from their brand new album, “Follow Through: Deluxe Edition.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Before Unspoken, Chad (frontman) struggled with a drug and alcohol addiction. From his experiences, he shares what we can do to help loved ones battling addiction. I can say all the right things but my big thing is… … Continue reading