Courtesy of The Media Collective–On May 4th, the multi-platinum selling, Grammy®-nominated & American Music Award winning band MercyMe will release “The Generous Mr. Lovewell.” The album has already garnered a No.1 Billboard Christian AC and No.1 iTunes® Top Christian Song with “All of Creation,” almost four weeks before the release date. “He’s like Buddy theContinue reading “MERCYME AND OTHERS ‘LOVE WELL’ ALL ACROSS THE U.S.”

Overlooked, er, Make that Under-Looked Album Cover Art

I know I said we weren’t going to do any more silly posts here on Backseat Writer, but it’s Friday and I’m feeling a little giddy.  Plus, how else could I get a picture of my talking gnome (whose name is now Mr. Lovewell) onto Backseat Writer?  A few weeks ago, the gals at TheContinue reading “Overlooked, er, Make that Under-Looked Album Cover Art”

Take 10 with Phil Wickham

A creator of musical masterpieces, Phil Wickham released his third studio album, Heaven and Earth (INO/Columbia), in November to critical acclaim.   The record’s message to Christians is that they’re part of an eternal story in which they were created by God with a purpose and a future.  To kick the new year off right, IContinue reading “Take 10 with Phil Wickham”

Prayer:: MercyMe Tour Bus Accident

Early Saturday morning, Christian band, MercyMe, best-known for their song “I Can Only Imagine” was in a deadly automobile accident.  While all the members of the band escaped with minor bumps and bruises, two people and an unborn baby were killed in the collision. According to an online news story, the band finished up aContinue reading “Prayer:: MercyMe Tour Bus Accident”

Photo Essay:: Bebo Norman // MercyMe Concert

By Amy Sondova On Oct. 18, I had the pleasure of seeing Bebo Norman in concert for the first time.  Instead of going on and on about how awesome he was, I decided to tell post a bunch of pictures.  If you play his music in the background and use your imagination, it’ll be justContinue reading “Photo Essay:: Bebo Norman // MercyMe Concert”