Just a few years ago when people thought of praise-and-worship music, they visualized church congregations filled with mature Christians singing folky, churchy songs.

Just a few years ago when people thought of praise-and-worship music, they visualized church congregations filled with mature Christians singing folky, churchy songs. Thanks to bands like Gotee's Sonicflood, Brit band Delirious, and others, the face of the genre has radically changed. Modern rock outfit Sonicflood's debut album has been certified gold and captured the 2000 Dove Award for praise-and-worship album of the year. No worries about the sophomore slump here, as this live follow-up is outstanding. Recorded at the Flevo Festival in Europe and at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, the album features spirit-filled versions of Paul Baloche's modern worship classic "Open the Eyes of My Heart" and Delirious front man Martin Smith's "I Could Sing of Your Love Forever." Contact 615-370-2980.—DEP

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