The Night Divine Newsvine connects you with music news and events from Christian artists in SE Wisconsin.

"I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing."

Jesus Christ
Future Events

Summary of Upcoming Events

11/24 - The Healy Sisters in Green Bay
11/25 - Joshua Micah in Green Bay
11/26 - Divine blu-tones in West Allis
12/1 - Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey in Kenosha
12/1 - JJ Heller in Green Bay
12/1 - Living River in Rome
12/2 - Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey in Green Bay
12/2 - Big Cedar Bluegrass in Green Bay
12/2 - Living River in Wausau
12/3 - Koiné in West Bend
12/3 - Divine blu-tones in West Allis
12/3 - Koiné in Milwaukee
12/4 - Koiné in Wausau
12/6 - Bethlehem Christmas Concert featuring Night Divine
12/8 - Living River in Wausau
12/8 - Danen Kane in Green Bay
12/9 - Michael W Smith and Amy Grant in Madison
12/9 - Koiné in Pewaukee
12/9 - Jean Watson in Green Bay
12/9 - Living River in Merrill
12/10 - Koiné in Menomonee Falls
12/10 - MPK in Marshfield
12/10 - Divine blu-tones in West Allis
12/10 - Koiné in Milwaukee
12/13 - Koiné in Brillion
12/15 - Mike Mangione and the Kin with Ash Bultman in Green Bay
12/15 - Koiné in Ashwaubenon
12/16 - MPK in Beloit
12/16 - Living River in Wausau
12/16 - Koiné in Waukesha
12/16 - Peguero Sisters in Green Bay
12/17 - Koiné in Lannon
12/17 - Divine blu-tones in West Allis
12/20 - Koiné in Lannon
12/22 - The Burie Family in Green Bay

Please contact us with anything we've missed.
Living River

Then Sings My Soul

Wausau, Wisconsin's Living River Christian Quartet offers joy with a blended combination of spiritual songs, feel-good music and traditional Christmas music. Hosted by Wings, A Grief Education Ministry Holidays for the bereaved, their family and friends reveal a time of the "wounded soul."
Michael W Smith and Amy Grant

Unforgettable Christmas

Christmas is all about memories. Celebrate old ones and create all new ones while listening to your favorite Christmas music from Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant accompanied by the Madison Symphony Orchestra.
Divine Blu-tones

Urban Missionaries

Every Sunday, the Divine blu-tones out of Milwaukee team up with the praise team at Crimson Way Miller Park in West Allis, Wisconsin to reach out to real people in the city through music. For more information about events in the community during the week and live broadcasts of every service, please visit Crimson Way Miller Park on facebook.
Cup O Joy

Music That Inspires

The Cup O Joy hosts "Music That Inspires" in downtown Green Bay, Wisconsin in an Alcohol Free/Family Friendly environment. It has become one of the state's premiere venues for supporting both local Christian artists and national artists that come from all over the country to the Cup stage.

See their official online schedule for more information.
Overflowing Cup

Overflowing Cup

The Overflowing Cup in Beloit, Wisconsin hosts live Christian music almost every weekend. Check out their schedule of events for more information.
Wisconsin Christian News

Wisconsin Events Calendar

Wisconsin Christian News features a great events calendar that focuses on Christian music and other inspiring social activites in the central part of the state.

"Remember the former things long past, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me."

Isaiah 46:9
Randy Stonehill

Boot Camp

Randy Stonehill has collaborated with many of the most important voices in the Christian music scene including Phil Keaggy, Keith Green, Larry Norman, Amy Grant and many more. In November 2010 he was inducted into the Christian Music Hall of Fame. In October 2017, he joined Coach Dave and Greg Evensen for a Salt and Light Brigade kickoff event in Marshfield, Wisconsin to prepare God's troops for a spirit filled boot camp experience in Milwaukee.

Kickoff in Marshfield
Milwaukee Boot Camp
The Herrlinger Family

The Herrlinger Family

Hailing from the winding backroads of Boyceville, Wisconsin, this homeschooled family of nine with kids ranging in ages from 9-24 praise God with mandolin, a hammered dulcimer, an accordion and a resonator guitar.

Printable flyer
Cross Heart Rose Sky Ring

Cross, Heart, Rose, Sky, Ring

Cross Heart Rose Sky Ring - Koiné's 8th Studio Album was released September 30th with a special concert at Waukesha County Expo Center that celebrated the music and art of Martin Luther.
Inner Ally

Ability Fest

Ability Fest in Lomira, Wisconsin is a day to celebrate the "Abilities" of all people. Milwaukee's Inner Ally provided the music.
Crossroads

Crossroads Music Fest

Hartford Town Hall was filled with live Christian music, great food, a silent auction and an awesome kid zone! The all day schedule included performances by the St. Luke Crossroads Band, Paul Heiser, At the Wayside, Justin St. Thomas, Eric Bath, Samuel Elias and the Harley Rev Band. More info at crossroadsmusicfest.net.
Night Divine

In Christ Alone

Ava joined Night Divine on violin as they led worship at Bethlehem in Wales.
Fuse One Night

FUSE One Night

FUSE One Night is the back to school kickoff event for FUSE Student Ministry. This special night included a concert by Citizens & Saints and an engaging message from Veteran Youth Pastor Josh Griffin.
Joanna Johnson

National Champion

Congratulations to the 2017 US National Scottish Fiddle Champion Joanna Johnson! She plays with Wisconsin's MPK Christian Celtic Band and won first place at the Scottish F.I.R.E. sanctioned National Scottish Fiddle Competition Open Division at Edinboro University. Deb Johnson from MPK was also honored and won first place in the Edinboro Regional Scottish Fiddle Competition.
Noisy Neighbor

Noisy Neighbor

Noisy Neighbor had their first event! They were able to showcase Arnold Cifax Jr. for the first show on his upcoming tour and hang out in Coffeeworks around music and art lovers.
Praise in the Park

Praise in the Park

The extremely talented praise and worship team at Crimson Way Church brought their music to Elm Grove Village Park to Connect with People and Encounter God’s Presence.
Overflowing Cup

Rock on the Rock Music Festival

The 2017 Rock on the Rock Music Festival, thanks to the support of the Overflowing Cup in Beloit, Wisconsin, features two days of Christian music including Prone to Sorrow, Mystery Mirrors, Brendan Brooks, PUSH Worship Band, Kelly Locklear, Inner Ally Band, Cool Hip Priest, Cheryl McCrary Band, Todd Anthony Joos and the Revelators, Todd Moyer, Paul Heiser, Drew Guikema, Rick Hobson and Jhustin Hall, Brad McClellen, Chris Bell, From the Wreckage, Robert Allen and Sacred Agent.
DannyGokey

Danny Gokey at Summerfest

Milwaukee's Danny Gokey took time out of touring worldwide to visit his hometown during Summerfest 2017.
Brendan Brooks

Brendan Brooks at the Greeley Stampede

Brendan Brooks of Wonewoc, Wisconsin did a show in Greeley, Colorado. That's quite a road trip, so we're glad he came home with some video from the show at the Greeley Stampede of his song Just To Be Where You Are for those of us who couldn't make it.
Night Divine

2017 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2017 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Night Divine! Other nominees included Koiné, Masonic Wonders, Cory Cifax, Tae Spears and Paul F. Trebian.

See all the 2017 nominees
Danny Gokey

Rise

The fifth studio album from Danny Gokey, an American Idol contestant and Jesus lovin' Milwaukee native, is entitled Rise.
Troy Stetina

Troy Stetina Christmas Medley

During the 2016 Christmas Day service at Crimson Way church in Elm Grove, Wisconsin, guitar virtuoso Troy Stetina reflected on the birth of Jesus Christ in the way we all hoped he would, with a mind blowing Christmas Medley guitar solo.

My heart, O God, is steadfast, my heart is steadfast; I will sing and make music.

Psalm 57:7
Lauren Lee

The See EP

The See EP is a complete reflection of Lauren Lee's heart not only for God, but also for the church; an album navigating through the real questions, doubts, disappointments, and the hope we can find if we only look.
Inner Ally

Stand By You

Milwaukee's Inner Ally gave us a live recording of their original song Stand By You at the Overflowing Cup in Beloit, Wisconsin.
Danny Gokey

WOW!

Milwaukee's Danny Gokey was featured on the compilation CD WOW Hits 2017 - 36 of Today's Top Christian Artists and Hits.
Skillet

Skillet finds faith, strength in Wisconsin

Skillet runs lyrics by their pastor at Kenosha, Wisconsin's Living Light Christian Church to see if they're "theologically sound." But the band's not interested in preaching to the choir either. Skillet is hoping to smash barriers, showing that devout Christians can still rock and hard rock fans can still love "Christian music." read full Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article
Troy Stetina

Troy Stetina's Amazing Grace

Armed with a custom Signature Series Dimas, a Boss RC300 Loopstation and a lifetime of experience mastering and then teaching advanced guitar techniques, Troy Stetina was ready to transform any tune in the world into a six string masterpiece during his Masterclass at the 2016 Wilson Center Guitar Competition and Festival in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Troy chose the world's most recognizable melody about salvation: Amazing Grace.
Rich Marks

Powerful Testimony at Waukesha Friday Night Live

Rich Marks, drummer for Night Divine, told the story about how God delivered him from a life that landed him in jail. Thanks to the faithglasses youtube channel for posting the full video of Rich's testimony.

The trumpeters and musicians joined in unison to give praise and thanks to the LORD. Accompanied by trumpets, cymbals and other instruments, the singers raised their voices in praise to the LORD and sang: "He is good; his love endures forever." Then the temple of the LORD was filled with the cloud.

2 Chronicles 5:13
My Everything

Rick Stephenson Releases My Everything

Christian singer-songwriter Rick Stephenson of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin is no stranger to the recording studio. My Everything represents his latest album in at least four full-length CDs in his career. See the full CD review in the Journal of Gospel Music.
3 Nails Driven

The Time is Now

The debut CD from Milwaukee's 3 Nails Driven is entitled The Time is Now. Rumor has it that they're already working on a second one. When it comes out, we'll let you know!
The Called and Shank Hall

The Called Invade Shank Hall

A group of anointed musicians known as The Called out of New Berlin, Wisconsin had an amazing time bringing faith, hope and love to the legendary stage of Milwaukee's Shank Hall. In accordance with the Psalm 33:3 directive, they played skillfully with a LOUD noise.
Koiné

2016 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2016 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Koiné! At the time the award was given, they were actually on tour in Isreal, now that's pretty cool. Other nominees included Masonic Wonders, Night Divine and David Nunley.

See all the 2016 nominees
Kaleidescope

Satan's Guitar Players Freak Out

The devil's army of guitar players trembled in fear when they heard Troy Stetina, the Minister of Music at Crimson Way Church in Elm Grove, Wisconsin, completely shred along with Chris Moore on the track Kaleidescope. Obviously, none of them ever want to have to face him in a guitar duel.
Wounded Warriors

Wounded Warrior Benefit Concert

Christian rock band Night Divine of Wales, Wisconsin took part in a benefit for the Wounded Warriors at Kelly's Bleachers in Big Bend. One week earlier, they had written a new song called War Room (inspired by the movie of the same name) that they played for the first time at this benefit concert.
Savior Rock Volume 1

FTW included on Savior Rock Volume 1

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin band From the Wreckage was included on the Savior Rock Volume 1 CD featuring current/former members of Guns n' Roses, Petra, Aerosmith, Stryper, Foreigner, Quiet Riot and Lillian Axe. They shared two outstanding songs on the CD: Forgiven and God's Army.

Sing unto him a new song; play skilfully with a loud noise.

Psalm 33:3 (KJV)
Koiné

Visit CD

Milwaukee's Koiné released their Visit (Vol V) CD in 2014.
From the Wreckage

God Of This City

From the Wreckage was caught on video praising the name of Jesus at Buttermilk Park in Fond du Lac as part of the 2014 God of This City celebration.
Armed and Dangerous

A&D Ministries

A&D stands for Armed and Dangerous, but the weapons of their warfare are not carnal, they are the living Words of Jesus Christ. Here's some video from the band at A&D Biker Ministries in Racine, Wisconsin.
Praise Celebration Tent

3 Days of Praise

The Sheboygan County Fair Praise Celebration Tent featured three days of Christian music including Therefore Go, River Rock, What About Monday, Death Defeated, Praise Fellowship, Generations, Revelation, ARC, Forever Amen, Open to Grace, Danen Kane, As Issac, Methuselah, Kings Delegates, Onion River, Gibbsville Choir, Standing Firm, Pine Haven Mens Chorus, on earth and The Cody Clauson Band.
Koiné

2013 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2013 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Koiné! Other nominees included Danen Kane, Lightswitch, Michelle Posey and Standing Firm, Saved By Grace and The Burie Family.

See all the 2013 nominees
Koiné

Emmanuel Lux

Milwaukee's Koiné released their Emmanuel Lux CD just in time for Christmas 2012.
Tammy Ann Winn

You Know the Way - Unajua Njia

The You Know the Way - Unajua Njia EP features original, soulful pop songs - two from singer-songwriter Tammy Ann Winn, and three by The Lwanda Gospel and Compassionate Team of Kenya, Africa. Together, their message is thought-provoking, uplifting and real.
Chad James

Circuit 35 Fest

Chad James and Reach Out, Oak Creek's own praise band, played at Circuit 35 Fest in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.
Saved by Grace

Summerfest Rock Stage

When Christian band Saved by Grace played the Summerfest Rock Stage in 2012, one of the highlights included Gina Rome sharing the song Keeping My Eyes On You.
The Burie Family

2012 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2012 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner The Burie Family!
Saved by Grace

Saved by Grace at Downtown Alive!

Christian rockers Saved By Grace out of Milwaukee performed "David's Boogie" at Anduzzi's in Appleton, Wisconsin as part of the 2012 Downtown Alive! WAMI Music Series.
Scarlet Rayne

Scarlet Rayne Reunion Show

Vin Vanderweele, Kyle Abts and Dan Johnston of the classic 80's Christian Metal Band Scarlet Rayne got together again to play their title track Scarlet Rayne at Rooters in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
Koiné

The Vine

Milwaukee's Koiné released The Vine (Vol IV) CD in 2011.
Saved by Grace

2011 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2011 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Saved by Grace! Other nominees included A City Alive, Chad James and Skillet. In addition, Christian singer Danny Gokey was nominated in the Artist of the Year category.

See all the 2011 nominees
Beacon Music Ministry

Live Beacon

Milwaukee's Beacon Music Ministry was live at the Holy Grounds Cafe in Glendale, Wisconsin.
Finding Fortress

Finding Fortress Live

Finding Fortress brought in the new year with their song Waiting live in Watertown, Wisconsin. If you like that one, there's more video from that show of the songs Here With Me and For You.
Tammy Ann Winn

Calling Deep

Calling Deep reveals the charm of Tammy Ann Winn's modern folk-pop style, through poignant lyrics and organic compositions.
Saved by Grace

2010 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2010 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Saved by Grace! Christian singer Danny Gokey won in the Male Vocalist of the Year category.
Tammy Ann Winn

Collecting Yesterday

Tammy Ann Winn's Collecting Yesterday compilation features select songs from three albums, demonstrating poignant lyrical poetry and soulful delivery.
Danny Gokey

My Best Days

The first studio album from Danny Gokey, an American Idol contestant and Jesus lovin' Milwaukee native, is entitled My Best Days.
Lauren Lee

Maybe

Lauren Lee shared a beautiful live version of Maybe at the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Finding Fortress

Finding Fortress (aka Crossover) Live

Finding Fortress (aka Crossover) played the title track off their upcoming album Lead in Ontario, Wisconsin. For more songs from this show, see the whole playlist here.
Chad James

2009 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2009 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Chad James!
Koiné

Church Bells

Milwaukee's Koiné released their Church Bells (Vol III) CD in 2009.
Koiné

Gesangbuch

Milwaukee's Koiné released their Gesangbuch (Vol II) CD in 2008.
Chad James

2008 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2008 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Chad James! Other nominees included Gary Clausing, Skillet, United Voices of Praise and Tammy Ann Winn.

See all the 2008 nominees
Rodney Cunningham

2007 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2007 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Rodney Cunningham! Other nominees included All Saints Gospel Choir, J4 and 2 High.

See all the 2007 nominees
Chad James

Strong

East Troy, Wisconsin's Chad James released his Strong CD on Creative Soul Records.
Tammy Ann Winn

2006 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2006 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Tammy Ann Winn! Other nominees included Koiné, Skillet and Winds of Fate.

See all the 2006 nominees
Skillet

2005 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2005 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Skillet! Other nominees included Emerge, Spirit Creek, Winds of Fate and Tammy Ann Winn.

See all the 2005 nominees
Tammy Ann Winn

Butterfly

Butterfly celebrates Tammy Ann Winn's eclectic style with original pop-rock compositions.
Tammy Ann Winn

2004 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2004 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Tammy Ann Winn! Other nominees included Skillet, Spirit Creek and Winds of Fate.

See all the 2004 nominees
Tammy Ann Winn

A Step Back

A Step Back is a stripped down, intimate, acoustic collection of original music that Tammy released in December of 2003.
Skillet

2003 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2003 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Skillet! Other nominees included Called By Him, Evidence, Hangnail and Tammy Winn and Westwind.

See all the 2003 nominees
Tammy Ann Winn

Sweetheart

Sweetheart consists of 9 original tunes and a sentimental performance of the classic cover song "Let Me Call You Sweetheart" that Tammy Ann Winn sings with her beloved dad Jim Winn.
Exottica

Exottica

A lot of you love the guitar playing of Troy Stetina, the Minister of Music at Crimson Way Church in Elm Grove, Wisconsin. If you're one of those people, you definitely want to check out his instrumental album Exottica.
Divine Redeemer Church Praise Band

2000 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2000 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner the Divine Redeemer Church Praise Band! Other nominees included Long Way Round, Marquette University Gospel Band, Masonic Wonders and Queens of Harmony.

See all the 2000 nominees
Masonic Wonders

Wake Up Call

Milwaukee's Masonic Wonders "Wake Up Call" CD was published on Charm School Records in 1999.
Masonic Wonders

1999 WAMI Gospel Group/Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 1999 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Gospel Group/Artist Winner the Masonic Wonders! Other nominees included Eavaugn High, Edifying Luckett Echo and Long Way Round.

See all the 1999 nominees
Masonic Wonders

1998 WAMI Gospel Group/Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 1998 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Gospel Group/Artist Winner Masonic Wonders! Other nominees honored at the awards show held at the Rave in Milwaukee included the Latimore Brothers, Cicely Childs, Marquette University Choir and Unity in the Community.

See all the 1998 nominees

And they sang a new song before the throne and before the four living creatures and the elders. No one could learn the song except the 144,000 who had been redeemed from the earth.

Revelation 14:3
WAMI

1997 WAMI Gospel Group or Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 1997 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Gospel Group or Artist of the Year nominees: Latimore Brothers, Marquette University Choir, Masonic Wonders, Unity in the Community and the Wisconsin Youth Choir! If you know who won, please contact us!
WAMI

1996 WAMI Gospel Group or Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 1996 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Gospel Group or Artist of the Year nominees: Generations in Jazz, Latimore Brothers, Marquette University Gospel Choir, Masonic Wonders and Unity in the Community! If you know who won, please contact us!
Scarlet Rayne

Scarlet Rayne Releases Theater Humanitarian

Theater Humanitarian is the first full-length album recorded by Milwaukee's classic Christian power metal band Scarlet Rayne.
Masonic Wonders

I Call Him

Milwaukee's Masonic Wonders released "I Call Him" on on a 7-inch 45 rpm record that had the song "The Storm Is Passing Over" on the B side.
The Sunday Gospel Open House

The Sunday Gospel Open House

The Masonic Wonders out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin were featured on the 1968 compilation album The Sunday Gospel Open House.
Masonic Wonders

Masonic Wonders Debut

Way back in 1967, Milwaukee's Masonic Wonders released their first single! It was a beautiful 7-inch 45 rpm record by Checker that had the song "Peaceful Little Valley" on one side and "Just To Behold His Face" on other side.
Masonic Wonders

Higher in the Lord

Milwaukee's Masonic Wonders first album was named "Higher in the Lord."