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NEWS ~ Hope Rising Album By Central Music Releases Today

Buy/Stream Los Angeles, CA (November, 2017) — DREAM Worship is proud to announce the release of Central Music’s new album, Hope Rising.  The team lead by worship pastors, Nathan Del Turo, Adrian Darsee, Ty Winder, Jaimie Geideman, is a team of people with a heart for Jesus.  Starting several years ago, the church led by Pastor Cal Jernigan, decided that they would be a church that would allow music to help bring people into the presence of God.  The 10 song album was produced by multi-grammy award winning producer, Glenn Tabor III out of his studio Gat3 Studios.  Pastor Nathan Del Turo talks about their experience writing and recording this album below: “The writing process for this album was a great! These songs were collectively written by 14 of our worship leaders here at Central. I’m extremely proud of this team! Their commitment to Jesus and their passion to write are inspiring to me. These songs were written out of the valley and mountain top moments in our church, over this past year. I hope that when …

NEWS ~ The Emotional Wound Thesaurus By Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi Releases Today

The seventh installment in The Emotional Thesaurus series by co-authors Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi releases today. The book, The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide To Psychological Trauma, will help writers better craft characters with emotional wounds so that they are relatable to readers. Find out more details about this book below. About the Book Readers connect to characters with depth, ones who have experienced life’s ups and downs. To deliver key players that are both realistic and compelling, writers must know them intimately—not only who they are in the present story, but also what made them that way. Of all the formative experiences in a character’s past, none are more destructive than emotional wounds. The aftershocks of trauma can change who they are, alter what they believe, and sabotage their ability to achieve meaningful goals, all of which will affect the trajectory of your story. Identifying the backstory wound is crucial to understanding how it will shape your character’s behavior, and The Emotional Wound Thesaurus can help. Inside, you’ll find: • A database of …

NEWS ~ DREAM Label Signs Christian Pop Group, Mass Anthem

Los Angeles (September, 2017) – DREAM Label Group is excited to announce the signing of Nashville pop group, Mass Anthem, to its growing roster at DREAM Records (Matthew Parker, We Are Leo, Landry Cantrell).  Mass Anthem is comprised of brothers, Tyler Sowards, Chad Sowards as well as Joey Atansio. “Mass Anthem has a passion for young people and the struggles they face on a daily basis. We want our music to be relevant to pop culture, but also bring a positive message and encourage people in their faith.  All of our music is written from a place of honesty and struggles we have actually faced. We want kids to know that we have been where they are, and they can come out the other side stronger.  We hope that when people hear our music, the lyrics speak to them and into their story.” – Chad Sowards, Mass Anthem “We do music because we have a story to tell of Gods redeeming grace and the freedom we experience in Him. It’s a message of hope that many young people are so desperate …

NEWS: Music Artist, Landry Cantrell Gets Married!

A huge congratulations to DREAM Records music artist, Landry Cantrell, and longtime girlfriend, Kelsey Hicks, who on September 30th, got married. The exchanged wedding vows in front of friends and family in the backyard of their new home. Kristen Hicks, Kelsey’s sister, had this to say: “The wedding felt like a dream. There was no dry eye as everyone was emotional to see two best friends unite as one. I’m so happy for them and can’t wait to see what the future holds for Kelsey and Landry.” Cantrell also voiced his happiness: “Kelsey and I are so extremely happy, and can’t wait to begin this next chapter of our lives together. Life feels brand new again, and I’m so excited to see what God has in store for us!” View more photos from the wedding on Landry’s socials: Facebook | Twitter | Soundcloud | Instagram. Cantrell, whose new album Projections, released June 16th this year (read the TBAP review here), saw his first single, Before You, gain much popularity with over 25M national audience listeners. Listen to Before You  

Landry Cantrell Debuts His New Album On DREAM Records Featuring His Hit Song, ‘Before You’

iTunes | Apple Music | Spotify | Amazon | Google Play DREAM Records newest artist Landry Cantrell is proud to release his album Projections. Cantrell went into the studio with producer Sean Hill (Jamie Grace) at Uphill Studios in Atlanta, GA to record 12 tracks that has been best described as an freshly energetic and eclectic sounding album with an irresistibly contagious vocal.  The Californian pop artist’s first single, Before You got quick attention at Hot AC/CHR radio with half of the format adding it to their playlists within a few weeks and entering the top 40 on the Christian National Audience chart in the first week of release.  The album has garnered good attention in the press. See what people are saying about Projections: “Rather, fresh sounding, theologically astute and passionately engaging, mark my words, Landry Cantrell is a name to watch.” – Hallels.com “Cantrell’s voice is amazing as well as soothing, and combined with his music, it’s stunningly electric!” – MauToBeAPerson.com “Landry Cantrell’s debut project is one that is sure to garner popularity and buzz” – 365daysofinspiringmedia.com Play Studio Version Play Acoustic Performance Track List Projections track listing: …

Joel Vaughn Releases ‘If I Trust In You’ Music Video

Joel Vaughn is proud to announce the release of the official music video for If I Trust In You off his current EP, Surrender (read the TBAP review here).  Often referred to as the critical favorite on the album with CCMMagazine calling it a “…mega hit…,” TodaysChristianEnt.com referring to the song as having “powerfully moving lyrics and strong falsetto vocals…” and, 365DaysOfInspiringMedia.com mentioning that it’s “Easily the catchiest and most ‘pop’ offering of this batch of songs…,” the pop artist decided to make this his music video debut. Joel shares his thoughts on the song: “How many times have we stepped out in faith in spite of our fear when Jesus called us to follow him? Sometimes we feel like we’re sinking like Peter did when he stepped out onto the water when Jesus called him. But Jesus reached out and saved Peter when he sank. This song is a reminder to everyone who feels like they are sinking, that we can put our faith and trust fully in Jesus. He will save us and we can absolutely trust in him.” – Joel Vaughn Play The Music …

Landry Cantrell Signs To DREAM Records And Releases Single, ‘Before You’// We Are Leo Begins Pre-orders For New Album, The Rush & The Roar

DREAM Label Group is proud to announce the signing of Landry Cantrell to it’s DREAM Records division.  Known for his fresh sonics and incredible lead vocal, the Northern California pop artist went into the studio with producer, Sean Hill (Jamie Grace), at Uphill Studios in Atlanta, GA to put together 12 brilliant tracks for his debut titled, Projections which come out June 16th.  Before You, the first single off of Projections is currently garnering great buzz at Christian Hot AC / CHR radio with early adds from Air1, WYPH, WBHY, WJQK, WNFA and KZTH in the first couple weeks. “I am super excited to be partnering with a label that clearly understands my vision as an artist. As a label, Dream is constantly pushing the musical frontier of Christian music forward and that is something I am thrilled to be a part of.  From day one the team welcomed me with open arms, and we’ve been like family ever since.” – Landry Cantrell “When I heard Landry’s first song, I knew immediately he would fit well on our roster.” said DREAM Label Group GM, …