viaRenovo Presents

viaRenovo is proud to present a concert featuring two favorite viaRenovo artists! Saturday, May 28th, 7pm Open Door Fellowship Church 8301 N. 19th Ave, Phoenix Tickets – $10 advance/$15 at the door Buy tickets for JJ Heller & Randall Goodgame here. Randall Goodgame Randall Goodgame is a critically acclaimed American singer/songwriter who has released 6 solo recordings, and has written many songs for other artists, including 17 songs for the award winning band Caedmon’s Call. Randall has also produced children's music in the form of Slugs & Bugs & Lullabies (along with ...
Posted on: 24th May 2011
in: Feature, Music

Josh Miles: Hope and Joy in the Waiting

Stand[by] Josh Miles • 2010 ~ by Travis Stewart Josh Miles has been leading worship for patients at Remuda Ranch for some time now, ministering to women of all ages receiving treatment for life-threatening eating disorders. Personally I have worked as a therapist at Remuda for nearly 8 years. At first I saw Josh as just another guy playing guitar but it quickly became evident that he had a passion for what he was doing combined with a tremendous musical talent. ...
Posted on: 28th February 2011
in: Faith, Feature, Music

Top 10 Albums of 2010

Top 10 Albums of 2010 ~ Craig Detweiler ‘Tis the season to present gifts just like the three wise men of the Bible. While I love the portability of MP3 for moving my music around, somehow an iTunes gift card doesn’t have the same tangible thrill as unwrapping a new album like Bruce Springsteen’s long awaited THE PROMISE, the best new, old album of the year. Ease and speed seem sure to supplant the physical CD. But for this Christmas, I decided to celebrate those records I bought in 2010. These are CDs that brought me into the few record stores I can still find, to purchase an ...
Posted on: 23rd December 2010
in: Feature, Music
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When I’m With You – JJ Heller

When I'm With You JJ Heller • 2010 ~ Travis Stewart and Laura Stewart JJ Heller's new albumn, "When I'm With You" is quickly adding to a fan base that was built on the success of her song "Your Hands" and the exposure it received on the TV show "So You Think You Can Dance." One critic called it "one of those “gourmet” albums that only comes along every once in awhile" while Stephen Lamb at The Rabbit Room writes, "J’s music has always been notable for her ...
Posted on: 17th November 2010
in: Faith, Feature, Music

Finding Freedom; An Interview with JJ Heller

~ by Travis and Laura Stewart ~JJ Heller, an independent artist who writes and performs with her husband Dave, experienced a dramatic increase in exposure this past year when their song "Your Hands" was used by dancer Diana Drexler on the TV show "So You Think You Can Dance?" and suddenly found their music at the top of the singer/songwriter charts on iTunes. Along with my daughter 12 year-old daughter Laura, I had the chance to interview JJ for our viaRenovo artist ...
Posted on: 21st April 2010
in: Beauty, Feature, Music

Randall Goodgame Interview

An Interview with Randall Goodgame ~ by Travis Stewart ~ Randall Goodgame is a singer, songwriter, husband, father, friend and follower of Jesus. He was written 17 songs recorded by Caedmon's Call, as well as songs for Jason Gray and Ginny Owens. Additionally, he has recorded four solo albums, including his most recent, Bluebird. He has graciously agreed to share his thoughts about his music and his faith journey with the readers of viaRenovo. Travis Stewart: I've ...
Posted on: 28th February 2010
in: Feature, Music