The Music of the Jesus People: Review of Stowe, No Sympathy for the Devil: Christian Pop Music and the Transformation of American Evangelicalism

I grew up in a faith community that frowned on contemporary music. And by contemporary, I mean anything post-1950. Drums, breathy singing, electric anything–all verboten, although there were inexplicable exceptions for southern gospel music. As a teenager, I rebelled and began listening to forbidden music. One of the artists I discovered and devoured was KeithContinue reading “The Music of the Jesus People: Review of Stowe, No Sympathy for the Devil: Christian Pop Music and the Transformation of American Evangelicalism