• A History of
    Christian Music
    in Wisconsin
    Throughout the Decades

  • A History of
    Christian Music
    in Wisconsin
    Throughout the Decades

  • A History of
    Christian Music
    in Wisconsin
    Throughout the Decades

The Night Divine Newsvine connects you with decades worth of music history 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
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Summary of Upcoming Events

This history book is still being written! See our front page to see who is playing Christian music right now!

Please contact us with anything we've missed.

"I remember the days of old; I meditate on all that you have done; I ponder the work of your hands."

Psalm 143:5

"I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your wonders of old."

Psalm 77:11

"Only take care, and keep your soul diligently, lest you forget the things that your eyes have seen, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life. Make them known to your children and your children's children"

Deuteronomy 4:9

"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
Cup O Joy

Disciple

Hard Rockers Disciple bring their latest release, Long Live The Rebels, where the two-time Dove winners brought in Aaron Sprinkle to head production on a melodic metal set that sounds as tight as anything in the band's catalog. From the great melody and killer solo on "Forever Starts Today" to the '80s-meets-modern feel of the title track to the intensity of "Secret Weapon," Disciple have given fans plenty more of what they want and then some.
Cup O Joy

Jean Watson

Internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter and classically trained violinist Jean Watson began her career as a Christian recording artist after having experienced the depths of brokenness and depression. It was her own brokenness that infused her music with such beauty and compassion. She has recorded seven albums to date including her latest CD "Steady My Gaze" featuring Grammy nominated producer Billy Smiley, guitar virtuoso Phil Keaggy, and John Ellis of Tree63. Jean's musical style is eclectic and features an abundance of celtic-infused violin and her signature haunting vocals.
Newsboys

Newsboys United

Playing to capacity audiences during a history-making string of spring and summer shows, the unprecedented Newsboys United Tour has been extended through the end of the year. In November, they're visiting the Crystal Grand Theater in Wisconsin Dells.
Cup O Joy

Tre Principesse and the Peguero Sisters

"Tre Principesse" is a crossover vocal trio comprised of award-winning vocalists, bring their Christmas Show!

Tre Principesse's First Album "GETTING TO KNOW YOU" debuted at #2 on the Official U.S. Billboard Classical and Classical Crossover Charts.

Anastasia Lee - the Contralto
Tatiana Marie - soft, angelic, folk/country styled voice Elissa - soprano and accomplished pianist

The Peguero Sisters Christmas - A trio of sisters from the Dominican Republic. This musical treat features tight sisterly harmonies in a style influenced by Southern Gospel, Latin and Jazz from Marvelis, Rissel and Yaina.
Night Divine

Night Divine in Green Bay

Night Divine is visiting the Cup O Joy in Green Bay, Wisconsin to praise Jesus along with musicians from all over the place at their spectacular Open Mic night.
Cup O Joy

Noah John and Ringing Iron

This band based in southeastern Wisconsin plays traditional bluegrass and gospel music as well as country, americana and folk. They blend driving banjo, powerful mandolin, steady rhythm guitar and tight harmonies to create a new, unique sound with a reminiscence of legends such as Jimmy Martin and Ralph Stanley. The group is made up of Noah John on guitar and lead vocals, Chris Mcdonell on Mandolin and Melissa on standup bass
Inner Ally

Help Our Wounded Vets

Allies. Our wounded vets NEED your help! The Oscar Mike Foundation helps our wounded veterans lead happy and productive lives. It would mean so much to them if you could join Inner Ally and Cyanide Son on November 17th at the Orchard Inn for a fun-filled concert.

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Cup O Joy

JJ Heller

The musical duo of JJ and Dave Heller are a spiritually uplifting combination of dynamically expressive vocals, meaningful lyrics with memorable melodies in an acoustic folk sound. They're bringing a New Lullaby CD.
Oasis

Oasis

Oasis is a monthly cooperative night of worship and prayer as individuals seek renewal, along with God's vision, for their lives, churches, and ministry.

More info at
www.facebook.com/oasismke
Cup O Joy

Reflect and Soul Oasis

REFLECT - Singer/songwriter husband-and-wife duo Daniel and Catherine Lovett bring the band. Their lyrically driven music can be described as Christ-centered acoustic folk-pop - personal in tone, yet universal in reach, full of depth, character, and an underlying sense of peace. If you like Sara Groves, Jenny and Tyler, or JJ Heller you will enjoy their music as well.

SOUL OASIS - Mike and Cindy Albin bring musical oasis for the soul, songs of worship and love to lighten your day and brighten your night.
Cup O Joy

Annie Moses Band

Warner Classics recording artist, the Annie Moses Band, has been inspiring and entertaining audiences for over a decade, bringing their distinctive style of music across the US and around the world. A captivating blend of folk and classical, the Annie Moses Band is a talented ensemble of songwriters, singers, musicians, and siblings combining technical skill with exhilarating showmanship.
Cup O Joy

Mike Mangione

Introspective Poetic Folk from a Milwaukee-based singer/songwriter. The music is subtly written, hand crafted, Americana of the finest quality bursting with a radiant feel. With special guests UNTAPPED POTENTIAL - Eric Grosek and Jesse Merline with an acoustic style that features elements of campfire sing-alongs full of toe-tappin' praise.
Cup O Joy

Remedy Drive

CCM Magazine‘s says that Remedy Drive's new CD, The North Star is one of 2018’s releases-to-remember. Front man David Zach continues to write and record inspired by and for the benefit of his efforts in abolishing human slavery. Musically speaking, The North Star incorporates a nice and unique blend of 80’s-tinged jangly guitars and squeaky-clean synth-pads, complete with notes of modern hip hop and dissonant tones that are just uncomfortable enough to move us from our chairs.
Band Together

Band Together

This faith music charity concert for Hope Center Waukesha and Interfaith Milwaukee included music from the Fox River Church Praise band, Community Baptist Choir and Tracy Hannemann.

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Cup O Joy

Sidewalk Prophets

The 29th Cup O Joy Annual Benefit Concert took place at the Ashwaubenon PAC, 2391 South Ridge Road in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Get your tickets online here
Church Arise

Church Arise

This event featured music from Layton Howerton, Rusty Thomas, Matt Trewhella and David Arthur, plus lots of other inspirational activities both Marshfield and Milwaukee. Please visit Wisconsin Christian News for full details.

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Oasis

Oasis

Oasis is a monthly cooperative night of worship and prayer as individuals seek renewal, along with God's vision, for their lives, churches, and ministry.

More info at
www.facebook.com/oasismke
Cup O Joy

The Siegmann Family

Filled with beautiful family harmonies, skilled musicianship and a love for bluegrass and acoustic gospel music, the Siegmann Family will leave you feeling charmed, moved and inspired all at the same time. Their style is described as bluegrass, southern gospel, acapella and acoustic music and they had their new CD for the show at Green Bay's Cup O Joy.
Cup O Joy

Shawn McDonald

Shawn McDonald is one of music's most respected and soulful troubadours recently released the project, BRAVE. The single "We Are Brave" went #1 on CHR. Shawn entered the music scene in 2004 with Simply Nothing. He since released Risen (2006), Roots (2008), Closer (2011) and The Analog Sessions (2012). On Friday Night, October 12, Shawn brought new music and a cello accompaniment to Green Bay's Cup O Joy.
Cup O Joy

Genesee Ridge

Genesee Ridge creates a hard-driving traditional bluegrass sound with sweet harmony vocals playing everything from traditional bluegrass standards to contemporary songs with some Gospel as well. They brought this all to the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Cup O Joy

James Kocian

James Kocian returned to the Cup O Joy in Green Bay with a new record, "Love Will." He was fresh off performing for over 31,000 people in Houston, TX at the NRG stadium! His song, "This Changes Everything" was the theme for the 2018 Mass Gathering of the ELCA. He sang all the songs from his new record, as well as some of his songs that have appeared with artists from American Idol, CMT, and more.
Night Divine

Night Divine in Green Bay

Night Divine visited the Cup O Joy in Green Bay, Wisconsin to praise Jesus along with musicians from all over the place at their spectacular Open Mic night.

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Cup O Joy

Christa Wells and Kenzie Johnson

Singer-Songwriter. Alt pop. Deep-reaching, poetic lyricism. Harmonic. If you love artists like Sara Groves, JJ Heller and Jill Phillips, you'll love Christa Wells. She'll was joined by the unique, soothing, and acoustic style of Kenzie Johnson (with her first single titled "Beautiful") at the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Sara Groves

Sara Groves

Sara Groves is a singer, songwriter and recording artist with a passion for justice and a heart of mercy. She performed live at Blackhawk Church in Middleton with special guests Among the Wild.
MKE Worship

MKE Worship Gathering

As partners with Eastbrook church, MKE Worship was excited to host another worship gathering. They're passionate about creating an environment where people from all walks of this journey can unite under the grace and kindness found in Christ.

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Oasis

Oasis

Oasis is a monthly cooperative night of worship and prayer as individuals seek renewal, along with God's vision, for their lives, churches, and ministry.

More info at
www.facebook.com/oasismke
Cup O Joy

Badger Grass

Badger Grass is a bluegrass/country song band with harmony, originals, old and new covers. Their sound is Americana, unique like old time radio. They were live at the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Cup O Joy

David Dunn and Seth Boyte

Dunn's emotions and honesty brings music for the hurting. This means it's for all of us. The lyrics are pensive, honest and at times heartbreaking, and Dunn's vocal delivery is smooth as honey. Hits include "Masterpiece" and "I Wanna Go Back." With special guest Seth Boyte at the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Divine blu-tones

Specialer

Specialer is the latest single from Milwaukee's Divine blu-tones.
Divine blu-tones

Unknown Artist

Unknown Artist is the latest album from Milwaukee's Divine blu-tones.
Cup O Joy

Dawson Hollow

This Missouri family brought a kicky indie-folk vibe. Their music encompasses the nostalgia of folk while channeling the urgent and intoxicating energy of indie-rock. Their debut album "Boy Of My Youth" was released in January of 2018 and includes the singles "Lonesome Wolf" and "Take Me There" released in October and November of 2017. At the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Cup O Joy

Shonlock, Chris Ray

Shonlock is a singer, songwriter, rapper and choreographer who graduated from TobyMac's touring outfit – Diverse City - and launched a successful solo career. Grabbing the #1 spot on Billboard CHR chart’s with his song "Beyond this World." Joined by special guest Chris Ray at the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Oasis

Newsboys United

It's no secret that the Newsboys spend a lot of their days on the road. They’re constantly challenged and driven to make powerful, intriguing music that will continue to bring their message of faith to anyone who will listen. On September 2, they brought this power to the Walworth County Fair.

More info at
www.walworthcountyfair.com/events/2018/newsboys-united
Cup O Joy

The Paul Family

The Paul Family: Mom, Dad and 5 kids from MI traveled to the Cup O Joy in Green Bay with a variety of bluegrass Gospel styles full of instrumentation.
Cup O Joy

Mathew Parker, Mass Anthem, Joel Vaughn

Mathew Parker brought his hits "Adventure" and "Never Giving Up on You" to the Cup O Joy in Green Bay. He was joined by Mass Anthem, a pop band originally from the Chicagoland area (now located in Nashville, TN) coming on strong to the scene with their new single "Through People Like Me" and Joel Vaughn who is known for the Top 20 CHR Hits "As You Are" and "Wide Awake."
Night Divine

Night Divine at MOMfest

Night Divine returned to the Midwest Original Music Festival for the second straight year. Once again, they brought the intense and powerful message of Jesus Christ to this amazing celebration of original music in the Milwaukee area.

See video of the entire concert!

This event includes three days of solid original music from bands all over the area every August. Check it the whole lineup at
MOMfestMilwaukee.com
Cup O Joy

Ryanhood

Named "Best Group/Duo" in the 2014 International Acoustic Music Awards, acoustic-duo Ryanhood have performed more than 800 shows in 42 U.S. states over the past decade. They've shared stages with Jason Mraz, Matt Nathanson, Train, and Lifehouse. On August 25, they visited the Cup O Joy in Green Bay.
Divine Calling

Tunes in Titletown

Jim from Divine Calling visited Green Bay, Wisconsin on August 24 to praise and party with Christian musicians from all over the area who played at the Cup O Joy's open mic night!
Gospel Music Festival

VOP Gospel Music Fest

On Friday and Saturday, August 17 and 18, 2018, the "Voices of Peace" hosted their 14th Annual Gospel Fest at the Hilbert Civic Park located on Highway 57/32 in Hilbert, Wisconsin.

Official Press Release
Voices of Peace website
Casting Crowns

Casting Crowns at WI State Fair

Returning to State Fair after their inspiring 2015 show, Christian rock band Casting Crowns took the Main Stage with special guest Matthew West.
Divine Calling at Mt Zion

Divine Calling Returns to Mt Zion

Divine Calling was excited to return to Mt Zion Lutheran Church in Wauwatosa. The first time they were there, the congregation was so welcoming that they can't help being absolutely thrilled about praising Jesus with them again! The Contemporary Worship service starts at 10 am on Sunday, August 5.

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Rock on the Rock

Rock on the Rock

JOSIAH'S PLACE Coffeehouse in Beloit, Wisconsin once again hosted a whole weekend full of family activities, music, food, testimonies and more with their annual Rock on the Rock celebration. Everyone is welcome and admission is FREE!
Ride for the Mind

Ride for the Mind

From the Wreckage played at the 2018 Ride for the Mind in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.
Wheels and Heels

Wheels & Heels

Inner Ally provided inspirational music during the 2018 Wheels & Heels 5k Run or Roll / 1k Fun Walk to help individuals with spinal cord injuries and disabilities to thrive and to support paralysis research.
Lifest

2018 Lifest

One of the nation's largest Christian music festivals takes place every summer in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Get all of the info at lifest.com!
Worship in the Park

Worship in the Park

Mt Zion Christian Church in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin enjoyed the summer weather and had a great time singing to the Lord at Flatiron park on Saturday, July 7th.
Divine Calling at Mt Zion

Divine Calling at Mt Zion

Divine Calling was honored to worship at the 10 am Contemporary Worship service on June 24 with the very kind and welcoming congregation of Mt Zion Lutheran in Wauwatosa.
Inner Ally

Live at Rosco's!

Inner Ally brought their brand of eclectic rock and roll to Rosco's in West Allis, Wisconsin on Memorial Day weekend.
Gospel Music Fest

Wisconsin Gospel Music Fest

The Crystal Grand Music Theater in Wisconsin Dells showcased a two-day festival full of music from Legacy Five, Booth Brothers, Cana's Voice, Ball Brothers, The Erwins, Comedian Dennis Swanburg, The Hoppers and Greater Vision.
Tenth Avenue North

Tenth Avenue North

Leave it to Tenth Avenue North to challenge conventional perception by reminding us that we are the cathedrals and wherever we are is holy ground when they visited the Crystal Grand Music Theater in Wisconsin Dells in April 2018 with special guest We Are Messengers.
OnceWasLost

OnceWasLost on TV!

Molly Fay and Tiffany Ogle from Milwaukee's WTMJ-TV Channel 4 were excited to welcome Tom Tobolski and Arika Kohls from OnceWasLost to The Morning Blend for a couple of beautiful performances.
Casting Crowns

Casting Crowns

Having served as a full-time youth pastor for over 25 years, Casting Crowns' front man, Mark Hall, continues to draw inspiration from the well of real life. He brought this inspiration to the Crystal Grand Music Theater in Wisconsin Dells with special guest I Am They.
CMP

Hieroglyphics

The 27 year old self taught Milwaukee native known as C.M.P. beat the odds by the grace of God. Coming from a split family where C.M.P.'s father was a drug dealer and his mother is an evangelist, he lived in two worlds at once. His latest release is called Hieroglyphics.
Courageous

Courageous Christianity

The Wisconsin Christian News Ministry Expo and Conference 2018 "Courageous Christianity!" in Marshfield, Wisconsin featured William Federer, Flip Benham, Pastor Bill Dunfee, Coach Dave Daubenmire, The Matt Trewhella FAMILY and Rusty Thomas. With music from David Yonker.
MKE Worship

MKE Worship

MKE Worship is as passionate as ever about creating an environment where people from all walks of this journey can unite under the grace and kindness found in Christ. They've pressed into what it means to sing truth over our own hearts and the hearts of others, and they were excited to do that at their March 9th event at Brew City Church in Milwaukee.
Midwest Original Music Festival

MOMfest Battle

M.O.M Fest hosted a warm-up for the original music festival in August with a battle of the bands at Lucky Chance in West Allis on both March 3 and March 10. Christian rockers Night Divine were deployed for combat at the March 3 event.
Big Winter Weekend

Big Winter Weekend

Big Winter Weekend (BWW) is a two-day event hosted by FUSE, the middle and high school ministry of the Epikos Church West Allis location every winter. 2018 BWW was full of great speakers, serving with friends, awesome community, and an amazing concert featuring Trip Lee and Milwaukee's own Cory Cifax. Get all of the info at epikosfuse.com!
NYBM

NYBM

Milwaukee's Cory Cifax began 2018 with a new song (produced by RedEye) named NYBM.
Troy Stetina Christmas Medley

Troy Stetina Christmas Medley 2017

As part of the 2017 Classic Christmas celebration at Crimson Way in Elm Grove, Wisconsin, Troy Stetina brought his finest gift for Jesus.
Crimson Way Christmas

Classic Christmas

Crimson Way in Elm Grove, Wisconsin presented a Classic Christmas arranged and performed by Troy Stetina and the Crimson Way worship team.
John Larson

WOW Christmas

Essential Rock Church in Fond du Lac, had a live Christian concert that featured area musicians, including their very own John Larson.
Jason Gray

Christmas is Coming

K-LOVE welcomed Jason Gray with Chris August and Hannah Kerr on Friday Night, December 15th at RiverGlen Christian Church in Waukesha for the Christmas is Coming Tour.
Michael W Smith and Amy Grant

Unforgettable Christmas

Christmas music from Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant was accompanied by the Madison Symphony Orchestra.
Bethlehem Christmas

Bethlehem Christmas

Bethlehem Lutheran in Wales, Wisconsin hosted a special Christmas Concert featuring five groups: The Chi Rho Ringers, Acapella Choir, Crimson, Crossroad and Night Divine.
Crimson

Crimson's Debut

Christian rockers Crimson out of Wales, Wisconsin made their debut performance at the 2017 Bethlehem Christmas Concert.
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."
Celebrate Christmas with Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey

Celebrate Christmas Tour

Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey celebrated the birth of Jesus with the 2017 Celebrate Christmas Tour! They were in Kenosha on December 1 and Green Bay on December 2. You can see more tour info at CelebrateChristmasTour.com.
A Very Luther Christmas

A Very Luther Christmas

In honor of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Koiné celebrated the Christmas music of Martin Luther. Featuring all new acoustic arrangements of some of your favorite Christmas hymns!
Jeremy Camp

The Answer Tour

National recording artists Jeremy Camp and special guest Royce Lovett visited Fox River Christian Church in Waukesha as part of The Answer Tour.
Crimson Way Community Center

Grand Opening

The new Crimson Way Church and Community Center is now open in West Allis near the busy corner of National, Greenfield and 60th. This amazing new place features things like free lessons from professional musicians and all kinds of other events designed to reach real people in the community. See the facebook video of the grand opening if you missed it.
Band Together

Band Together

Band Together is a charity concert fundraiser at Fox River Congregational Church in Pewaukee, Wisconsin for two charities: Hope Center Waukesha and Interfaith Milwaukee. This event featured music from the Praise Band Featuring Michael Henszey, Tracy Hannemann (video) and the Community Baptist Choir (video)
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
Tenth Avenue North

Tenth Avenue North

K-LOVE welcomed Tenth Avenue North with Brandon Heath and Jon McLaughlin to Wisconsin Lutheran College in Milwaukee during their I Have This Hope Tour.
Kari Jobe

Kari Jobe

National recording artist Kari Jobe praised Jesus at The Riverside Theater in Milwaukee during her Garden Tour.
Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning.
Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning. They were also worshipping God there on Saturday Night.
Apologetix

Weird Al Yankovic meets Billy Graham

The Cup O Joy in Green Bay, Wisconsin featured Apologetix (THAT Christian PARODY BAND) a 4 piece band that specializes in Biblical parodies of pop, rock and alternative songs.

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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.

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Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning.
Cup O Joy

Union of Sinners and Saints

A Singer/Songwriters night at the Cup O Joy in Green Bay, Wisconsin with John Schlitt from Petra, Billy Smiley from Whiteheart, and new artist Jason Fowler presenting Petra, Whiteheart and Union songs while telling stories of the road!

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Promo video about the project
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.
Inner Ally

Back to the Upper Room

Milwaukee's Inner Ally climbed back into the upper room in Sheboygan, Wisconsin to visit Mary and all their friends!
Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning. They were also praising the Creator there on Saturday Night.
Night Divine

In Christ Alone

Ava joined Night Divine on violin as they led worship at Bethlehem in Wales.
Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning. They were also praising the Creator there on Saturday Night.
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.
Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning. They were also praising the Creator there on Saturday Night.
From the Wreckage

From the Wreckage live

From the Wreckage brought the light of God to the 3rd Annual Fowler Farm Pig Roast.
Danen Kane

Danen Kane Live

Danen Kane played a free full band concert at Denmark Memorial Park in Denmark, Wisconsin.
Crimson Way

Crimson Way Live

The praise team at Crimson Way Church shared a live broadcast with us on Sunday morning. They were also praising the Creator there on Saturday Night.
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.
Midwest Original Music Festival

Midwest Original Music Festival

M.O.M Fest is here to give another bump to the original music community in the live performance sector by providing an all original performing arts showcase to the general public. See who's playing this year at momfestmilwaukee.com.
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.
Divine blu-tones

Divine blu-tube

The Divine blu-tones out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin have created a new youtube channel to showcase their original music.
DannyGokey

Danny Gokey at Summerfest

Milwaukee's Danny Gokey visited his hometown during Summerfest 2017 as part of his nationwide tour.
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.
Inner Ally

E.P. One

E.P. One is the first release from Milwaukee's Inner Ally.
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
WAMI Interviews Night Divine

WAMI Interviews Night Divine

At the 2017 Awards Ceremony held at Turner Hall in Milwaukee, WAMI interviewed Kevin and Prakash from Night Divine.
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.
Corey Cifax Fuse 2016

Cory Cifax

Milwaukee's Cory Cifax and Red Eye rocked the house for Jesus as they praised the Almighty at the 2016 Epikos FUSE One night in West Allis, Wisconsin. Gawvi and Derek Minor also gave God all the glory that night.
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.
Skillet

Unleashed

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their tenth album Unleashed in 2016.

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.
Danny Gokey

La Esperanza Frente a Mi

The fourth studio album from Danny Gokey, an American Idol contestant and Jesus lovin' Milwaukee native, is entitled La Esperanza Frente a Mi.
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.
Living River Gospel Quartet

Triumphant!

An evening with Living River was a benefit concert held in Wausau for the Wisconsin chapter of myTEAM TRIUMPH.
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.

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Big Winter Weekend 2016

Big Winter Weekend

Milwaukee's Cory Cifax performed his song "Winners" (featuring Red Eye of The Bridge Collective) as part of FUSE ministry's 2016 Big Winter Weekend at Epikos Church in West Allis, Wisconsin.
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.
Danny Gokey

Christmas Is Here

The third studio album from Danny Gokey, an American Idol contestant and Jesus lovin' Milwaukee native, is entitled Christmas Is Here.
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.
Masonic Wonders

2015 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2015 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Masonic Wonders! Other nominees included Koiné , Saved by Grace, Lightswitch, Dave Gerhartz and Paul F. Trebian.

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Danen Kane

Flesh and Soul

Danen Kane out of Appleton, Wisconsin released his fifth full length studio album in 2015 entitled Flesh and Soul.
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.
Danny Gokey

Hope in Front of Me

The second studio album from Danny Gokey, an American Idol contestant and Jesus lovin' Milwaukee native, is entitled Hope in Front of Me.
Lightswitch

2014 WAMI Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year

Congratulations to the 2014 Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) Awards Christian/Gospel Artist Winner Lightswitch! Other nominees included Cory Cifax, Koiné, Masonic Wonders, Saved by Grace and Tae Spears.

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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.
Living River

The Reason

The second studio album from Wausau's Living River Gospel Quartet is entitled The Reason.
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.
Skillet

Rise

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their ninth album Rise in 2013.
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.

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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.
Rick Stephenson

Love Beyond Reason

Rick Stephenson out of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin released his Love Beyond Reason CD in 2012. Check out the review in the Nashville Music News.
Death Defeated

Death Defeated in Sheboygan

Milwaukee's Death Defeated was victorious in the praise tent at the 2012 Sheboygan County Fair.
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.
Paul F Trebian

All Your Heart

Paul F. Trebian released All Your Heart in 2012.
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.
Lightswitch

Holding On

Multi-lingual Spring Valley, Wisconsin band Lightswitch released the CD Holding On in both English and Spanish versions.
Paul F Trebian

Cup For Us

Paul F. Trebian released Cup For Us in 2011.
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.
Danen Kane

Love Is Waiting

Danen Kane out of Appleton, Wisconsin released his fourth full length studio album in 2011 entitled Love Is Waiting.
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.

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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.
Rick Stephenson

Christmas is Jesus

Rick Stephenson out of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin released his Christmas is Jesus CD in 2010.
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.
Koiné

Anno Domini

Milwaukee's Koiné released their Anno Domini CD in 2009.
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.
Skillet

Awake

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their eighth album Awake in 2009.
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!
Rick Stephenson

Sanctuary of My Heart

Rick Stephenson out of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin released the Sanctuary of My Heart CD in 2009.
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.
Koiné

Koiné Debut CD

Milwaukee's legendary Koiné released their debut (Vol I) CD in 2008.
Skillet

Comatose Comes Alive

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their live album Comatose Comes Alive 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.

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Lightswitch

Lightswitch Debut CD

Spring Valley, Wisconsin band Lightswitch released their debut CD in 2007.
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.

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Chad James

Strong

East Troy, Wisconsin's Chad James released his Strong CD on Creative Soul Records.
Danen Kane

She

Danen Kane out of Appleton, Wisconsin released his third full length studio album in 2006 entitled She.
Skillet

Comatose

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their seventh album Comatose in 2006.
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.

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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.

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Danen Kane

Transparent

Danen Kane out of Appleton, Wisconsin released his second full length studio album in 2004 entitled Transparent.
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.

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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

Collide

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their sixth album Collide in 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.

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Skillet

Alien Youth

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their fifth album Alien Youth in 2001.
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.
Skillet

Ardent Worship

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their fourth album Ardent Worship in 2000.
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.
Skillet

Invincible

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their third album Invincible in 2000.
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.

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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.

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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.

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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!
Skillet

Skillet Debut Album

Kenosha, Wisconsin based national recording artist Skillet released their self-titled debut album Skillet in 1996.
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."