Posts Tagged ‘music’

Music Draws Emotion Even If You Can’t Understand It

There’s a feeling you get when you hear your favorite song. Maybe it causes you to tap your toe or the steering wheel. Maybe it causes you to sing out loud or you start to cry. Maybe it leads you to worship or reminds you that God is with you. Music draws emotion. And the amazing thing is, you can feel that emotion even when you don’t know the words. I can only make out… … Continue reading

Ryan Stevenson Talks About His Heart Change

In 2010 Ryan Stevenson was in a really low place, dark place. “I had just lost my mom to cancer. I was just emotionally and spiritually spinning out of control. I felt like I was going crazy and a different person living a double life.” A friend recommended he check out Heart Change Ministries. After the 4 days of workshops Ryan felt completely different. “It showed me a God who loves me just as I… … 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 5 Best Casting Crowns Songs of All Time

Casting Crowns has been active in the Christian music industry for over 15 years! After making their mark both on the stage and on the WAY-FM charts, the group has gone on to score both Grammy and Dove Awards! And soon, Casting Crowns will be helping Portland lift up His name at their upcoming concert on September 30th, 2016. To celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of the absolute best songs in their discography so far. 1.… … Continue reading

Amazing Pictures of Unspoken, Jonny Diaz & More from 8/26!

On August 26th, 6 INCREDIBLE artists graced DFW with an unforgettable concert! Artists include: Aaron Shust, Carrollton, Grayson Reed, Jonny Diaz, Jordan Feliz and Unspoken! If you’re saying to yourself, “I wish I could have been there!” Then you’re in the right place, my friend, because 89.7 WAY-FM has got you covered on all the pics from that night! Thanks to The Heights Baptist Church in Richardson, our artists took to the stage and gave… … Continue reading

You’ve Gotta See these pics from the WAY-FM for Kids Tour!

If you didn’t catch the AMAZING WAY-FM for Kidis Tour featuring Building 429, Colton Dixon, and David Dunn, fear not! We saved all the photos just for you so it feels like you were there. From the amazing worship all the bands brought (and fun hairstyle Colton Dixon rocked) to the packed out auditorium, there was no doubt God was there. The atmosphere was heavy with praise as you could feel the music and lyrics… … Continue reading

Here’s Proof that a Song Can Save a Life

Music has power to reach into people’s lives in the moment they need it most and new artist Darren from We Are Messengers has seen this first hand with his new song “Everything Comes Alive.” Darren shares why he is so passionate about sharing his story and his music with people! … Continue reading

You Won’t Believe The Powerful Story Behind Danny Gokey’s New Song

You may have been introduced to Danny Gokey like most of America, through his time on American Idol. When he went on the show, he had just lost his wife and was struggling through the healing process. Gokey’s new song, “Tell Your Heart to Beat Again,” is about how God has already healed our hearts, but we must make the decision daily to walk in that healing. “I heard “Tell Your Heart to Beat Again”… … Continue reading

Why It’s NOT Too Early for Christmas Music

You may have noticed your WAY-FM has started playing Christmas music and we’re honestly pretty excited about it.  Sure, we’ve heard from some who think the earliest they should hear a Christmas song is the day after Thanksgiving.  In years past, we’ve followed this this thinking as well and started to “pepper” our playlist with a few Christmas songs here and there, starting on that day. This year, we’re ready to celebrate right now. We’ve… … Continue reading

#SmallGroupKilla

Joy has been trying to find a small group to connect with and lately every time she joins one they break up! Carlos has dubbed Joy the #SMALLGROUPKILLA and even made a song about it. Check it out!   … Continue reading