The Blast’s Colin Cruz caught up with Brian “Head” Welch, lead singer of Christian hard rock band Love And Death, earlier this month, and the interview will air tomorrow/Tuesday during Colin’s show, in the 2 PM hour, USA/Canada Central Time. Welch was addicted to alcohol and/or drugs from the ages of 15 to 33 but […]
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Two huge bands that begin with “S” from two different eras will share the same stage soon: Skillet…which began in the mid to late 1990’s and has never stopped rockin’… And a resurgent 80’s band that lead singer John Cooper grew up listening to as part of his Christian metal album collection: Stryper. Skillet will […]
Skillet fans: if you haven’t read this yet, you should. I love Skillet lead singer John L Cooper’s heart. In his debut book (self-published) he talks about his earliest memories of belief in Christ. He also talks about how some secular rock industry types were telling him he needed to drop the Jesus talk if […]
Brian “Head” Welch, lead singer of Christian Rock band Love & Death (and guitarist of Korn) spoke at the Sioux Falls Prayer Breakfast today. South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem was in attendance and she offered a prayer for government leaders. Welch started his talk with some lighthearted banter and jokes and he talked about Noem’s […]
The lyric video for Manafest x Redlight King Save You is now on the interwebs: https://www.facebook.com/manafest/videos/275894777252417/ Keep in mind that for most of our songs*, the lyrics display in our HTML5 players on our website and in most of our apps as the song plays. *If we have the lyrics for a given song, we display them.
Thanks to a generous one time monetary donation, TheBlast.FM was able to replace its aging (and failing) studio mixer with our first ever broadcast console. It’s brand new, it’s small, simple, functional, and beautiful. And it sounds fantastic. It is made by Arrakis, which is a pillar in the broadcast industry. The Colin Cruz radio […]
Check out the video for the latest TheBlast.FM hit from Finnish band Ocean Dark “Fallen”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZiIMsAYPkNs
The Dove Awards don’t do justice to the world of Christian ROCK (and have not for many years, as they have merged Contemporary and Rock into one category called, cleverly, Rock/Contemporary…as if those those should even be in the same category), so last year, the Grizzly Awards came to the rescue. Last night, the second […]
Disciple’s second online concert, which celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Horseshoes And Hand Grenades album, is live in a little less than an hour. You can snag tickets here: https://www.itickets.com/events/449963?fbclid=IwAR2miQLY6PSID4mHraHsHA1gkAOB3MgEDfhrgFLfeQDSjTlTozPBOo8nP1Q
It’s pure greed on our part at TheBlast.FM. Our own Colin Cruz just asked Disciple lead singer Kevin Young if the band will be playing any of the B-Sides songs at their online concert on Saturday January 23rd. The B-Sides, you ask? Yeah. Remember? That Disciple album that came out 10 years ago called Horseshoes […]