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Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
The Newsboys are a Christian pop/rock band formed in 1987 in Mooloolaba, Australia (although they soon relocated to Nashville, Tennessee). Its core members, John James and Peter Furler, originally hailed from Australia where they played in a band together called The News. Newsboys are considered one of the most popular bands in the Christian music industry. They have had numerous hit singles on the Christian pop charts, including Shine (1994), Take Me To Your Leader (1996) and He Reigns (2003). In 2000, they helped start and headlined the annual, travelling CCM festival Festival Con Dios with Audio Adrenaline and The O.C. Supertones.
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3 years ago
Although Joy Division's sound is not known for changes among the tempo, this one has one of the lowest ever, alongside really abstract lyrics I could find myself to try to write on a bench, on a Sunday breezy morning -not that I flatter myself too much I could write anything like Curtis...
Newsboys February 3, 2015