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JGM Music Hour – Episode 99

          JGM Music Hour: Episode 99 (click on the image above to play): Playlist: You should’ve been there – Virginia Aires Hold on – Debbie Orange God wants to hear from you – Samuel R. Blakes Every chance I get – Bishop Andrew J. Ford II & the Anointed Voices My soul says thank you Lord – Apostle Dr. Ross D. Garrison feat. Minister Gene Viale Heaven belongs to you – Alabama Gurlz The Lord will make a way – Bishops Quartet The stone has been rolled away – Al Johnson feat. Derrick “Doc” Pearson In ...

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JGM Pick of the Week: October 26, 2015

“The Lord Will Make a Way” The Bishops Quartet From I Know What Prayer Can Do (2015) www.thebishopsquartet.net The unapologetically old school Bishops Quartet tackles The Lord Will Make a Way,” Thomas A. Dorsey’s classic gospel of hope. The group’s bluesy, deliberate approach conjures the way gospel quartets covered the song in the 1950s and 1960s, but with the full-bodied organ-piano-guitar-bass music backdrop popular in the 1970s. “Lord” is consistent in sound and style with the group’s previous material. From Richmond, Virginia, the Bishops Quartet was founded in 2009 and consists of Bishops Alvin Palmer (manager), Thurman Hargrove, James Coleman, ...

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Christmas 2014 Special

Enjoy this special episode of the JGM Music Hour – all Christmas songs! Click on the image above to begin the audio stream. 2014 Christmas Special – Playlist: It’s Christmas time – Smokey Robinson & the Miracles feat. Kevin Ross Christ is born – Maurice Griffin Tis the season of miracles – Tarralyn Ramsey Merry Christmas – Lorianna Good news – Deborah Brown Children go where I send thee – Fairfield Four The Christmas song – Calvin Bridges This Christmas – Shawn Millz Mary don’t you know – the Bishops Quartet Merry Christmas – Norris J. feat. Taushey Sias All ...

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“Mary Did You Know” – The Bishops Quartet

“Mary Did You Know” The Bishops Quartet From I Know What Prayer Can Do (2014) www.thebishopsquartet.net Mark Lowry and Buddy Greene’s “Mary Did You Know” is one of the two or three Christmas songs to come out in recent times with real “legs,” or longevity. The Bishops Quartet gives it a contemporary quartet arrangement, and it works. Franky Smith’s electric guitar scatters blue notes like pixie dust while Thurman Hargrove Jr. lays down a warm Hammond B3 foundation. The quartet, comprised of Bishops Alvin Palmer (manager), Thurman Hargrove, James Coleman, and Elder Robert Brice, was organized in Orlando, Florida, and recorded ...

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