Faith, God and Rock and Roll: How People of Faith Are Transforming American Popular Music

Faith, God and Rock and Roll: How People of Faith Are Transforming American Popular Music

by Mark Joseph
     
 
A small but growing number of Christian musicians are fighting to be heard within mainstream culture -- and turning the music world upside down in the process. They confound categorization, marrying spiritually informed lyrics with musical styles that have traditionally been hostile to the Christian message. Rather than being doomed to obscurity in the Christian music

Overview

A small but growing number of Christian musicians are fighting to be heard within mainstream culture -- and turning the music world upside down in the process. They confound categorization, marrying spiritually informed lyrics with musical styles that have traditionally been hostile to the Christian message. Rather than being doomed to obscurity in the Christian music subculture, they achieve full impact through full integration. Get a sneak peek into the stories of their unique journeys of faith -- and at how they are changing music and changing lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801065002
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Mark Joseph is president of MJM Entertainment Group and has had a varied career in the entertainment business as a multi-media journalist and entertainment executive. He is the author of The Rock & Roll Rebellion: Why People of Faith Abandoned Rock Music and Why They're Coming Back. He lives in the Los Angeles area with his wife and children.

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