Posts including Branches

Special Guest Josh Garrels, Pt. 1 - Episode #363

posted: October 28th, 2016

We fell in love with the music of Josh Garrels in the early days of UTR, and hundreds of folks have cited us as being the place they discovered his talent.  On this episode I say "he might be one of the most important indie artists of our generation" - and that's not hyperbole. His rise in popularity and his success as an artist are revered by many inside and outside the music industry, and …Read More »
Episode Artists:
Branches , Josh Garrels, Sara Groves, Josh Garrels, Lost Dogs, Josh Garrels, Ali Rogers, Josh Garrels, The Welcome Wagon, Josh Garrels

Guest Co-Host Chris & Jenna - Episode #340

posted: March 11th, 2016

UTR artists have been a great source for helping me discover new artists.  Such is the case with Chris & Jenna who was introduced to UTR by Nick Flora.  We started communicating through email right before the plug was pulled on the initial version of UTR in October of 2014.  They really leaned in to my personal situation with this ministry, which was a great source of encouragement.  In May of last year, we finally …Read More »
Episode Artists:
Chris & Jenna, E Lancelot, Over The Rhine, Adrian Mathenia, The Oh Hellos, Dustin Kensrue, Jars of Clay, Branches , Chelsea Moon & the Franz Brothers, Young Novalis

Christmas Carol Remakes - Episode #334

posted: December 18th, 2015

To be honest, this episode was not supposed to happen.  We plan out our episode themes and recording schedule weeks (sometimes months) in advance, and we had scheduled to air a Christmas rerun from our archives.  But I was swept up into the holiday spirit as I dug into some of UTR's fan-favorite artists renditions of Christmas classics.  So we put in a bit of extra work, but really excited to have a brand new …Read More »
Episode Artists:
The Oh Hellos, Jill Phillips and Andy Gullahorn , Sufjan Stevens, Anthony Skinner (ft Phil Keaggy), Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors, Scott Riggan, Michael Card, Jillian Edwards, Sleeping At Last , Julie Lee & Mike Farris, Branches, Randall Goodgame, Benjamin Dunn and Friends