Christianity

  1. Korn Vet Welch, Stephen Baldwin Form Label

    April 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Korn member Brian "Head" Welch and actor Stephen Baldwin have formed Livin' It Records. The New York-based label, which is seeking distribution, aims to release Welch's solo debut album later t Former Korn member Brian & ...

  2. House Passes Indecency Bill

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST In an overwhelming bipartisan show of support for tougher indecency penalties, the House of Representatives on Feb. 16 passed a modified Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act, by a vote of 389-38. It now WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In an overwhelming bipartis ...

  3. House Passes Indecency Bill

    February 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Measure revises fines for performers. In an overwhleming bipartisan show of support for tougher indecency penalties, the House of Representatives today (Feb. 16) passed a modified Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act, by a vote of 389-38. It now goes ...

  4. In The Spirit

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Ron Winans rejoices in his triumph over death with "Family & Friends 5: A Celebration." Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Ron Winans rejoices in his triumph over death with "Family & Friends 5: A Celebration." ...

  5. Smith Is Top Doves Contender

    February 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Gospel honors set for April 13. Michael W. Smith tops the nominees for the 36th annual Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards. Smith garnered eight noms, including artist of the year and song of the year for "Healing Rain," which he wrote with M ...

  6. Congress

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST This Week's Story: Indecency bill re-introduced This Week's Story: Indecency Bill Re-Introduced By Bill Holland WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., has re-introduced his Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act. The bill would raise i ...

  7. Indecency Bill Re-Introduced

    January 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST Legislation would up fines. Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich. has re-introduced his Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act. The bill would raise indecency fines on broadcasters and entertainers to as much as $500,000 per violation. It would also require the Fed ...

  8. In The Spirit

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST The 20th annual Stellar Awards crowns Tonex with six trophies. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. The 20th annual Stellar Awards crowns Tonex with six trophies. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. News Deborah Evans Price ...

  9. In The Spirit

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST In what may be one of the fastest start-ups in history, the Gospel Music Channel bowed as scheduled Oct. 30 and looks to be a promising venture that should aid gospel's growth. Read Deborah Evan Price In what may be one of the fastest start-u ...

  10. Zomba Buys GospoCentric

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Roster includes Kirk Franklin, Bobby Jones. Zomba Label Group has purchased GospoCentric Records, which includes the GospoCentric Records and B-Rite Music labels. Vicki Mack Lataillade founded GospoCentric in 1992. Her husband, Claude Lataillade, ...

  11. Mimms Splits As Word Prez/COO

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sources say contract was not renewed. Malcolm Mimms has exited as president/COO of Nashville-based Christian music company Word Entertainment, a division of Curb/Warner. Sources speculate that Mimms' contract was up and not renewed. Prior to ...

  12. Impala Seeks Details Of Sony BMG Approval

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Opponents of the Sony BMG merger have accused the European Commission of unfairly delaying the disclosure of its justification for clearing the deal. Opponents of the Sony BMG merger have accused the European Commission of unfairly delaying the di ...

  13. ARIA Fetes 13 Aussie Chart Toppers

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) honored 13 chart-topping local acts at its Number One Chart Awards in Sydney yesterday. Altogether, the acts notched up 10 national No. 1 singles and The Australian Record Industry Association (ARI ...

  14. ARIA Fetes 13 Aussie Chart Toppers

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) honored 13 chart-topping local acts at its Number One Chart Awards in Sydney yesterday. Altogether, the acts notched up 10 national No. 1 singles and The Australian Record Industry Association (ARI ...

  15. In The Spirit

    July 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Word Records returns to the gospel market with Generation J's new release, "Secret Place." Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Word Records returns to the gospel market with Generation J's new release, "Secret Place.&q ...

  16. Higher Ground

    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The BMI Christian Music Awards honor Steven Curtis Chapman, Bob Herdman, Will McGinniss and Mark Stuart. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. The BMI Christian Music Awards honor Steven Curtis Chapman, Bob Herdman, Will McGinniss and Mark Stuar ...

  17. Sony Taps A&R VP For Gospel

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Joseph Burney has been appointed VP of A&R, gospel, for Sony Urban Music. He will report to Tara Griggs-Magee, Sony Urban Music's executive VP of gospel. Joseph Burney has been appointed VP of A&R, gospel, for Sony Urban Music. He ...

  18. Senate Passes Bill To Raise Indecency Fines

    June 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Legislation increases penalties tenfold. The Senate voted 99-1 today to include an amendment in a massive Pentagon funding bill that would raise the fines for indecent broadcasting tenfold to $275,000 per incident. The Senate also unanimously appr ...

  19. 'Christ' Music Set For Tour

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Orchestral event to kick off this fall. A tour featuring music "from and inspired by" the film "The Passion of the Christ" will visit U.S. theaters and performing arts centers beginning this fall and continuing through Easter 2 ...

  20. Gabriel To Be Honored At U.K.'s MITS

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the 13th annual Music Industry Trusts' Award, to be presented Nov. 1 at Grosvenor House in London. The award recognizes the contribution of an individual to the Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the ...

  21. Gabriel To Be Honored At U.K.'s MITS

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the 13th annual Music Industry Trusts' Award, to be presented Nov. 1 at Grosvenor House in London. The award recognizes the contribution of an individual to the Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the ...

  22. Higher Ground

    April 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Gospel Music Assn. smiles upon comedian Brad Stine with a Grady Nutt Humor Award. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. The Gospel Music Assn. smiles upon comedian Brad Stine with a Grady Nutt Humor Award. Read Deborah Evans Price's c ...

  23. Veteran Execs Launch Gospel Music Channel

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A new gospel cable channel will launch this fall, headed by veteran cable executives Charles Humbard, former senior VP/GM of Discovery Networks, and Brad Siegel, former president of Turner Entertainme A new gospel cable channel will launch this fa ...

  24. Veteran Execs Launch Gospel Music Channel

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A new gospel cable channel will launch this fall, headed by veteran cable executives Charles Humbard, former senior VP/GM of Discovery Networks, and Brad Siegel, former president of Turner Entertainme A new gospel cable channel will launch this fa ...

  25. In The Spirit

    April 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Smokey Robinson marks his entry into the gospel market with the release of his Robsco debut, "Food for the Spirit." Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Smokey Robinson marks his entry into the gospel market with the release of his Ro ...

  26. Ingram Stops Shipping 'The Gospel of John'

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A lawsuit between Christian labels Thomas Nelson and Visual Bible over the video rights to "The Gospel of John" has led one major distributor to stop shipment of the title. A lawsuit between Christian labels Thomas Nelson and Visual Bibl ...

  27. Wright, Trinity Link For Christian Programming

    March 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wright Entertainment Group CEO Johnny Wright is partnering with Trinity Broadcasting Network's (TBN) Matthew Crouch to produce programming for the Christian cable network. Plans call for the creation Wright Entertainment Group CEO Johnny Wrig ...

  28. Wright, Trinity Link For Christian Programming

    March 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wright Entertainment Group CEO Johnny Wright is partnering with Trinity Broadcasting Network's (TBN) Matthew Crouch to produce programming for the Christian cable network. Plans call for the creation Wright Entertainment Group CEO Johnny Wrig ...

  29. House Pushes For $500,000 Indecency Fines

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST The House Commerce Committee today (March 3) approved tougher legislation to deal with violations of federal indecency rules on television and radio, increasing the maximum fine to $500,000 per incide The House Commerce Committee today (March 3) a ...

  30. Ryko Distributing Cult

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cult Epics has Bettie Page, Abel Ferrara films. Cult Epics has Bettie Page, Abel Ferrara films. News Bettie Page , Abel Ferrara ...

  31. Chapman, Switchfoot Lead Dove Noms

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Steven Curtis Chapman, Switchfoot, Third Day, Stacie Orrico and CeCe Winans lead the nominees for the Gospel Music Assn.'s 35th annual Dove Awards. Steven Curtis Chapman, Switchfoot, Third Day, Stacie Orrico and CeCe Winans lead the nominees ...

  32. Higher Ground

    January 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry continues to struggle with piracy and a harsh economic climate, but the waning months of 2003 brought good news to Christian/gospel music. The music industry continues to struggle with piracy and a harsh economic climate, but ...

  33. Higher Ground

    January 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry continues to struggle with piracy and a harsh economic climate, but the waning months of 2003 brought good news to Christian/gospel music. The music industry continues to struggle with piracy and a harsh economic climate, but ...

  34. Global Pulse

    January 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST The second of a three-part look at some of the new acts from around the globe likely to make an impact in 2004. The second of a three-part look at some of the new acts from around the globe likely to make an impact in 2004. News ...

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