Posts tagged "Christian music"
An Open Letter to Everett True: 5 Songs from the Boy Who Listened to "Nerdvana"

An Open Letter to Everett True: 5 Songs from the Boy Who Listened to “Nerdvana”

AUTHOR’S NOTE: I originally posted this piece on January 9, 2012. On April 1, I received a tweet from Everett True regarding this piece. It said, “I reckon we should reprint that on Collapse Board. what d’ya think?” He posted the article on the evening of April 2 here. At the top of the piece,...
"(Not) Almost Famous": My Time in the Christian Music Underground

“(Not) Almost Famous”: My Time in the Christian Music Underground

When I was 17 I wrote music reviews for my youth group newsletter, and people encouraged me to submit them to magazines for publication.  Upon reading them now, I am not entirely sure why – perhaps people were just being nice to the pastor’s son?  In any case, being the intense lad I was and...