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Music/Album Review~The Acoustic Session (Vol. 1) by Casting Crowns

The Album             Genre Christian Contemporary/Rock My Rating 5 out of 5 (stars) My Review Fully loaded instrumentation is and always will be great for any album. But here, the acoustics—guitar, piano and soft drumming—carry the day, giving room for the soft, slow and semi-slow songs to blossom. It was as though the plan was to not let the instruments overpower human praise and worship, so that the songs had a simple feel to it as well as a sense of purity. Like I said, the essence was probably not to let instruments get in the way of vocal worship. And that for a change is refreshing. All but two of the songs we’ve heard before. And these two new additions are a fresh and pleasant addition to the session. As always, Mark Hall takes the lead with a clear sounding voice with awesome support from the rest of the group. Nothing new here. If you are in the mood for worship with songs familiar to you, but taken more …