Our Ones to Watch for 2022

2021 was a year of brilliant debuts and discovering great new artists. Maybe this year will excel itself and give us even more. We’re excited about what we’ll hear over the next 12 months. As first revealed on the UK Gospel Show on Premier Gospel, here are some of the artists we think you should…

Our top 10 tracks of 2021

We do this every year but it never gets any easier putting the list together. We’ve had some great songs this year. So, here it as. As first announced on Premier Gospel’s UK Gospel Show, here are the top 10 tracks of the year. 10. G.O.D by Kalisha J What a way to start a…

#WeIntroduce – DJ Shunz steps out from the decks

Chances are, you may have seen DJ Shunz do her thing before. The South East London selector seems ubiquitous on the UK events scene and has DJ’d for a heap of Christian artists, including Bizzle and Datin when they came to the country. But now, for the first time, DJ Shunz is flexing her muscle…

Interview – S.O. finds his roots

We spoke to S.O. about his journey through Covid, his musical journey and his new EP, Larry Ginni Cresent. We went to your Homecoming Show at the start of last year. That was our last gig before lockdown. What’s it been like spending so long without gigs? One thing I realised about the Homecoming show…

COVID-19: Why artists and fans should get ready for change

What do you do when you’re a music site that focuses deeply on live music when there’s no live music to enjoy? That’s the struggle faced by us at the Sound Doctrine but it’s been felt more acutely by the artists themselves. Artists, and the whole world around them – producers, promoters, venues, sound engineers…

#WeIntroduce – Evie Asio wears her heart on her sleeve

An industry newcomer she may be but for Evie Asio, it’s been a lifetime spent in music. She’s a music teacher by day and a music maker and aficionado the rest of the time. We spoke to her ahead of the release of her debut single about going from the bedroom to a full studio,…

Top UK playlisters for Christian music on Spotify

There was a time when radio was the only medium to get known by a large number of listeners. Now, Spotify playlists are hugely influential and important for artists. And for us music fans, it’s a great way to discover your next favourite songs and artists. Here are the playlists we love to check out…

WYLD: I was days away from quitting music

He produced one of the biggest tracks of the year but behind the scenes, WYLD was struggling to stay afloat and almost quit music altogether. It was only when a miraculous moment changed everything for him. September 2017 was a make or break moment for the artist. And it was looking more like the latter…

Review: Big Church Day Out South 2018

From the outset, the lineup looked appetising. In our preview of the Big Church Day Out 2018, we listed just some of the amazing artists scheduled to appear and that was just scratching the surface. All in, the weekend turned out to be another memorable festival. Big Church Day Out really is a highlight in…

Excitement builds ahead of Big Church Day Out 2018

Big Church Day Out is hosting what we think is its biggest lineup to date across two locations, the first of which is this coming Bank Holiday weekend. Matt Redman, Jonathan McReynolds and Travis Greene are among those playing on the mega-festival’s main stage across the weekend. For King and Country, Britt Nicole and Housefires…

Review: Philippa Hanna @ Bush Hall, London

If you follow similar people to us on social media, there’s a good chance you’ve been seeing a lot of Philippa Hanna on your timelines recently. The reason? Her #EdSheeranWorship video that saw her covering the track Prefect by the red-headed pop star. Of course, the Christian version of the song that gave Philippa over…