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Blues musician B.B. King dies

...Charlie Christian. His first break came with gospel - singing lead and playing guitar with the Famous St. John's Gospel Singers on Sunday afternoons from the studio of WGRM radio in Greenwood, Mississippi. But he soon split for Memphis, Tennessee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-15/musician-bb-king-dies
Bruce Katz, organ back on road for Blind Willie Music Festival

...bands and Louis Armstrong and trying to figure out what that was."About that time, Katz saw a TV performance by gospel singer Mahalia Jackson and heard the B-3 for the first time. But he didn't start playing the organ until decades later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-06/bruce-katz-organ-back
Ramblin' Rhodes: Stuart joins longtime pals Little Roy & Lizzy for festival

...The first live music concert that I ever saw in my life ... my mama took me and my sister to see The Lewis Family Gospel Singers. The first family of bluegrass gospel music. And I fell in love with those people that night. They've been my friends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-28/ramblin-rhodes-stuart
Upcoming calendar

...m., champagne and cucumber sandwiches, while strolling through Japanese maples; tea seating 5 p.m., live gospel singers; reservations required; (706) 826-4700, sacredheartgardenfestival.comDEVELOPING GOOD MONEY HABITS: 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-04-06/upcoming-calenda
Ramblin' Rhodes: Paths crossed with stars now gone

...surprise me that Crouch was a guest on Mandrell's first show, because she had told me that he was one of her favorite gospel singers.For both of those tapings, he sang my favorite song of his, called Through It All.I got to talk with him after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-13/ramblin-rhodes-paths-
2014 New Year's Eve events

...Martinez; New Year's Eve concert with Doug Flowers; doors open 6 p.m., concert 7 p.m.; The Byrd Family gospel singers, host; free, donations accepted; (706) 922-5314, bfc4me.org and thebyrdfamily.orgNew Year's Eve Masque...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-30/2014-new-years-eve-events
Faith calendar

...John A. LockhartBIBLE FELLOWSHIP: The Byrd Family Gospel Singers anniversary service 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 12...gospel music with The Kelley Family Band and country gospel singer the Rev. R.L. Jordan; donations accepted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-10/faith-calendar
Gospel stars Donnie McClurkin and Fred Hammond to tour after recent operations

ATLANTA - Donnie McClurkin can hardly talk. Fred Hammond could barely walk. But the Grammy-winning gospel singers are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities.The tour, which includes Atlanta, Minneapolis, Cleveland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-22/gospel-stars-donnie-mccl
Faith Calendar

...BAPTIST: Gospel Musical Extravaganza 4 p.m. Saturday, June 28, featuring The Scurry Brothers, Jerry Mack and Joy Gospel Singers, St. Paul Gospel Choir, Ned Branch Male Choir, more; refreshments; (803) 599-9691PINE GROVE BAPTIST: Family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-06-27/faith-calendar
Faith Calendar

...featuring The Scurry Brothers, Jerry Mack and Joy Gospel Singers, St. Paul Gospel Choir, Ned Branch Male Choir, more...JenningsWESLEY UNITED METHODIST: The Wesley United Methodist Gospel Singers will sing at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-06-20/faith-calendar