Good Friday [Music]

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Josh Garrels is one of my favorite artist, so when I was thinking about what I wanted to share in remembrance of Good Friday, I decided I would share his song, ‘Good Friday.’ Seems fitting. I  hope you enjoy this song as much as I do. ... Continue Reading

The 8-Bit Easter Hymnal

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We love computer games and their plunky music here on ChurchMag and we've already posted about the wonderful original 8-Bit Hymnal and the very festive Christmas 8-Bit Hymnal. Well, the fab Mr Tyler Larson has been at it again and there's also now the third and final instalment in the 8-Bit Hymnal - the Easter 8-Bit Hymnal - with 12 Easter Themed tracks you can download FREE from Noisetrade! ... Continue Reading

The Idiot’s Guide to Smart People: Music [Video]

The Idiots Guide to Smart People

I laughed and laughed when I watched this video. It peels back each and every layer of a true music snob. This could also be applied to some worship music people I know. Now someone needs to make a video series titled, The Idiot's Guide to Pious People, with a variation of this video regarding worship music. What do you think? Take a looks: ... Continue Reading

Google Maps the History of Music with Music Timeline

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For you music lovers, you'll going to love Google's Music Timeline. No surprise, Google has been tracking music uploads with Google Play music libraries as well as the usual Google magic research data. Remember, they track everything. While Google might be providing information to your friendly government agency, they have also created this really cool music timeline: ... Continue Reading

Transform Your Mac, iPad or iPhone Into a Full DJ System

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For the next church social or youth group party, you might consider transforming your Mac, iPad or iPhone into a full DJ system! I remember using iTunes to quasi DJ at church, but this? If I could have had this app, it would have been a whole different thing. For the beginner or advanced DJ, here's a DJ system you need to check out: ... Continue Reading

The Wikidrummer — Deconstructed [Video]

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Earlier this week we posted an amazing drum video by Julien Audigier (read here). It's amazing work and it shows how environment affects sound. They could have just done a quad split, highlighting each location in an A/B test sort of way, but they didn't. They took it to the next level. Even the shooting and editing is entertainment, part of a larger whole. ... Continue Reading

If Beethoven Had Composed Darth Vader’s Theme [Video]

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When you take requests from your audience, you're never sure what you're going to get. In the case of Richard Grayson, a request is made during a 2009 concert that could have just as easily been laughed off. The request? Play Darth Vader's theme as if Beethoven had written it. Here's what he played: ... Continue Reading