CCM Classic Blog

What Is The "True Story" Behind Andrae Crouch's Landmark Album; "Don't Give Up" By Philip Mayabb

As fans, we LOVE our music!! Back in the day, I used to love the anticipation I felt when I knew that one of my favorite artists was scheduled to release (they call it "drop" now) a new album, I loved seeing the new recording at the local Christian bookstore (they're mostly a thing of th  read more

A Mainstream Label Releases A Compilation Christian Album for the Very First Time: By Philip Mayabb

There is no exact science used in choosing the albums we feature on Vinyl Revival...I go through my own personal vinyl collection each week, and from there I pick an LP to play. We've played titles that some of you may have never heard before, and titles that everybody knows and lo  read more

Few names in CCM history garner the respect and notoriety as The Imperials: By Philip Mayabb

Few names in CCM history garner the respect and notoriety as The Imperials...17 Dove awards (including the very first for male group of the year in 1969). 4 Grammy awards, membership in the Gospel Music Association Hall Of Fame, and a roster of members that reads like a who's who of Christi  read more

A Goodwill Surprise Just For You: By Philip Mayaab

This week's Vinyl Revival blog is the most unusual I have written yet, and let me explain...I LOVE going to thrift stores, Goodwill stores, etc. looking for classic Christian music. In fact several of the albums you have heard over the last 17 months were actually purchased at those kind o  read more