Tips for rehearsals by Aaron Keyes

By admin | July 14, 2015

We love these tips on rehearsals by Aaron Keyes. It’s a clip taken from one of our older DVD courses where we regularly featured tips and advice from worship leaders and professional musicians.   Aaron Keyes co-wrote the song Psalm 62 (My Soul Finds Rest) with Stuart Townend. Aaron is also a great speaker on […]

The solution to missing musicians during the summer vacation

By admin | July 6, 2015

Three great backing track options so worship is as good (or better!) when your musicians are away this summer With the summer vacation season upon us many churches struggle to fill their worship rosters. Rather than endure Mrs Miggins filling in on piano, check out Worship Backing Band’s interactive backing track options. Contemporary worship music, […]

5 new MultiTracks released today

By admin | July 3, 2015

  We released five new MultiTrack backing tracks today for use either in the Worship Backing Band MultiTrack Player or any DAW. We even include an Ableton session file for Ableton users. Links to the new MultiTracks are HERE on our Song List Page: Spirit, Break Out – Tim Hughes, Luke Hellebronth, Myles Dhillon, Ben […]

How do singers protect their voices?

By admin | June 22, 2015

Great advice but do you actually follow it? Posted by Musicademy on Sunday, June 21, 2015 We have lots of advice from singers from the Musicademy vocals coaches as well as various worship leaders on our Worship Vocals Course. We would always recommend a good warm-up and work-out regime as well as vocal sprays to […]

Ask the Expert: advice on buying a djembe

By Mark Jones | June 10, 2015

Barry from Ireland emailed asking for advice on buying a djembe: “I am considering buying a djembe from the Tycoon / Dancing Drum collaboration Signature Series. There are two that were recommended : Tycoon ‘Dancing Drum’ Signature Series 13” Goatskin Djembe Tycoon ‘Dancing Drum’ Pro-Series 12” Calfskin Djembe Which do you think would produce the […]

Who killed the contemporary Christian music industry?

By admin | June 8, 2015

This article has resulted a lot of discussion on our Facebook Page. It was originally shared by our friend, the producer Paul Burton, who said: “We have this discussion on a weekly basis in our studio. Basically there was an explosion of worship music in the mid nineties which was new, fresh and successful, then suddenly […]

10 traits of top CCLI songs. Guest post by Marty Nystrom (writer of As the Deer)

By CCLI | June 3, 2015

We’re delighted to announce a new partnership with CCLI who have agreed to share a number of articles with our subscribers from their Worship Fuel blog over the coming weeks. CCLI (Christian Copyright Licensing International, Inc.) releases a semi-annual list of the top worship songs sung by churches throughout America. A similar list is also published in Europe, […]