The God of "Re"

posted: March 20th, 2009 by Dave Trout

Are Christians allowed to hate things? If so, then I need to confess that I hate winter. I grew up and still live in Chicago - enough said. There's a sinking feeling in my heart when the beautiful, crisp autumn air turns into a bitter, nipping cold. Especially depressing is that it's just the beginning and no relief will be found for 5 months. I find it no surprise that C.S. Lewis used winter as a metaphor for evil and hopelessness! But here we stand, on the doorstep of spring. As the temperatures slowly rise and our cabin fever melts away, we are filled with anticipation and excitement for the …

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Over-Rated Over-Played

posted: March 13th, 2009 by Dave Trout

We are on the cusp of the days known as March Madness - the NCAA Basketball Tournament. Compared to nearly every other major sporting event out there, March Madness has some of the most raucous and exuberant crowds in existence. And there's one chant that's so explosive, every team dreads being on the receiving end: "OVER-RATED!" While it's futile to debate if a piece of art is over-rated or not, a growing chorus of listeners are chanting something equally powerful to all the Program Directors out there: "OVER-PLAYED!" I remember working at a CHR station in the late 90's, when I was tired of hearing the heavy rotation songs repeated …

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Congratulations Winners!

posted: January 8th, 2009 by Dave Trout

Congratulations goes out to these three winners of our first UTR contest. Each will receive an autographed copy of Andrew Peterson's latest CD Resurrection Letters, Vol. 2

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UTR Launch Party with Andrew Peterson

posted: November 17th, 2008 by Dave Trout

On Nov. 13, 2008, critically acclaimed singer/songwriter Andrew Peterson performed a special concert at the studios of Back to God Ministries Int'l (BTGMI) to help launch the new music-based radio program Under The Radar . "It's gourmet music – thoughtful, inspirational, & artistic," says host Dave Trout.  "Isn't it scary that outside of a song or two, artists like Rich Mullins, Derek Webb, and Jill Phillips are not considered 'Radio Friendly'?  On UTR we plan to play the artists & songs that the world needs to hear." 36 radio outlets have already signed up to air UTR, which will also be made available as a podcast through iTunes. "There's a …

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Radio Station Info

posted: November 17th, 2008 by Dave Trout

Details and contact information for Under the Radar.

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