All posts tagged: Contemporary Music

Album Review ~ Holy Roar By Chris Tomlin

HOLY ROAR: the freedom, the experience, the wonder of worship. It is seeing the church come together, hands lifted to God, pouring out our praise with an eternal song in our hearts. It’s every voice together, changing the way we worship. Category Religious/Christian Genre Contemporary Praise/Worship Release Date October 26, 2018. Rating 5 Stars Review Tomlin’s Holy Roar is so full of heart, worship, and absolute surrender to God, prepared with a zeal that persuades the listener in holy atmosphere to do the same. The music is the most excellent blend of contemporary praise/worship (in recent times)–rich with depth, passionate lyrics, and the wealthiest of melodies, touching on subjects from faith to heaven and [almost] everything in-between. There’s a “good ol” feeling to some of the songs that remind one of the old greats, and yet, still combines fantastically with the songs that are more modern/urban. Holy Roar, as Tomlin implies, reverberates with enthusiastic praise and surrender that stems from the unrelenting passion to worship God and lead others to do the same. A beautifully put-together …

Album Review ~ Live At Blaisdell Arena By New Hope Oahu

Category Religious/Christian Genre Contemporary Worship Release Date July 28, 2017. Rating 4.5 Stars Review New Hope Oahu’s live performance at Blaisdell Arena presents an organic blend of music that invites worship in the heart of the listener, as well as persuades an outward expression of awe for God. The pleasantly heart-stirring music of the praise songs makes it easy to slip into dance mode with hands lifted high while celebrating the beautiful message that each song brings—deeply, joyfully, wholeheartedly! The worship songs inspire an atmosphere of peace and joy that is quintessentially lovely and holy. New Hope Oahu’s live performance is yet again a poignant testimony of God’s love and faithfulness evident in the lives of men! About New Hope Oahu New Hope Oahu is listed as one of the top ten most innovative churches in America with Outreach Magazine listing them as one of the “top five churches to learn from.” New Hope Oahu is known for redeeming the arts and technology with thousands attending services each week between their 5 campuses and via …