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There are tens of thousands of Christian Bands and artist out today.  However it wasn't but about 25-30 years ago during the mid to early 80's that there were literally only a few dozen Christian bands, and even less Christian Rock and Metal Bands.  Early on there were artist like Resurrection Band, Love Song, Larry Norman, Sweet Comfort, 2nd Chapter of Acts, Randy Stonehill and others, but it wasn't till Cornerstone Festival launched and started to give a stage and presence for Christian Metal Bands. Yes there were other festivals as well but Cornerstone Festival put on by JEPUSA (Jesus...

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Christian thrash bands are on the rise and have been for some time.  Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax and Megadeth were obviously the big boys of mainstream/secular metal selling out arenas for years, but Christian Metal offers just a good of quality and Thrashiness as those mainstream bands. Thrash (metal) is an aggressive and often fast tempo for of Meal. The songs usually use fast percussive beats and low-register guitar riffs, overlaid with shredding-style lead work.  The genre evolved in the early 1980s from combining the fast drum beats and attitude of hardcore with the double bass drumming and heavy, complex guitar...

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IF YOU LIKE THESE... YOU WILL WANT TO CHECK OUT THESE CHRISTIAN ARTIST 311 Spoken, Pax 217, Justifide, Earthsuit AC/DC X-Sinner AD Mastedon, Kerry Livgren, Halo, Petra Aerosmith Bride, Guardian, Whitecross, Petra AFI The Blamed Alanis Morissette The Benjamin Gate, Rebecca St. James American Hi-FI Twotimer, Broken Cedars, Relient K, Hangnail, Watashi Wa, Sick of Change Avril Lavigne Superchic[k], Jennifer Knapp Babyface Tonex Bad Religion Society's Finest, MxPx Badbrains Zao Bare Naked Ladies Rick Altizer Beatles Randy Stonehill, Larry Norman Ben Folds The Straw Theory, The Swift Billy Joel The Swift, Mark Schultz, Michael W. Smith Black Eyed Peas tobyMac Black Flag Crashdog Blink...

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The Frame Never Outdid The Picture This article is published at http://www.2ndchapterofacts.com/History.htmlWe own no words and it soley the ownership of 2nd Chapter of Acts, however it's nothing short of amazing a so we wanted to share it with you. Simple Words The blinding North Dakota blizzard blasted against Elizabeth Irmen as the young schoolteacher and her troupe of students trudged through the knee-deep snow. The lane that led from their rural North Dakota schoolhouse to the main road was already obscured. They had to move quickly before the whirling winds heaped the snow into mountainous drifts. Otherwise, it would be...

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We spent some significant time discussing Les Carlsen's newest project 1971.  He recently provided some amazing back story of each song from 1971, Les Carlsen's newest release.  BUY NOW or BUY ON eBay     In The Valley of The Shadow – I remember the background singers came into the studio to sing the chorus, “Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho”, and it was Clydie King and two others. She later became quite famous as back-up singer for Bob Dylan, the Stones, and many more. She also released her own albums. Her reputation was big in LA at the time and...

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