Sonrise Notes for April 8th....
...Needtobreathe made an appearance on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” earlier this week to perform their new single “Keep Your Eyes Open.” The new video for the song is airing on MTV’s Buzzworthy Video Premieres. If you haven’t seen it yet, check it out on our “Video” page by clicking here.
...The Dove Awards will take place on Thursday April 19 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. The awards show will air two weeks from today on GMC TV, and we’ll also air a Dove Awards special here on Sonrise that same day. We’ll hear from the nominees, winners and past Dove winners. And if you’d like to win a $100 gift card just for guessing who will win the Dove for Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year, go to www.facebook.com/sonriseradio and pick which one of the nominees you think will win. Out of the correct entries, we’ll pick one winner for a $100 gift card. Entry deadline is midnight, Wednesday April 18.
...If you’re a fan of Manafest, he’s released the video from his new song “Pushover” which will be on the new album “Fighter.” It hit’s stores and online a week from Tuesday. If you want to check out the new video, click here to head to our “Video” page.
...If you’ve ever thought it might be fun to take a cruise with 17 of your favorite bands, then The Music Boat Cruise might be just your thing. Starting tomorrow (April 9) and running through the rest of April, if you click one of the Music Boat banners on this page and use the promo code Sonrise, $150 Cruise Bucks. If this is the first you’ve heard about the Music Boat Cruise, find out what it’s all about by clicking one of the Music Boat banners.
...You may remember hearing us talk about the band RED’s idea for the video for the song “Not Alone” was to have listeners send in their stories about what the song has meant to them. Well, the video is done and it includes several of those letters. Is one of them yours? See for yourself by clicking here to go to our “Video” page. Even if your letter isn’t on there, you’ll see some amazing stories.
...You can catch Jeremy Camp at Stone Mountain Park in June for Atlanta Fest! It’s June 14-16 and he’ll be joined by TobyMac, KJ-52, Jonny Diaz, Jamie Grace, Building 429 and several more. If you’re not familiar with Atlanta Fest, it’s an annual event, and Stone Mountain Park is a beautiful place to see and hear Christian music. Find out more at www.atlantafest.com.