Called Out

John Mark McMillan

Episode Summary

Worship as a genre of Christian music has exploded in the last 15 years. On this episode hear from John Mark McMillan on becoming an artist, worship as a genre, and worship music as a business.

Episode Notes

Worship as a genre of Christian music has exploded in the last 15 years. On this episode hear from John Mark McMillan on becoming an artist, worship as a genre, and worship music as a business.

While decades ago it was always difficult to find new worship songs, now today the sheer volume is completely overwhelming because of how much new music described as worship is being released.

On top of this how the music industry operates for end users like you and me has changed dramatically. John Mark is uniquely positioned to offer insights to both realities.

Links from the episode:

—John Mark McMillan's latest release is a Christmas album titled Smile in the Mystery.

—John Mark's 2018 releases of The Lightning Sessions and The Mercury Sessions were both excellent.

—Check out John Mark's main Spotify and iTunes/Apple Music pages to see all his albums.

—Oh and if you're into music the worship team at my church recently released their first album The Way of the Cross.

Called Out is a podcast focused on areas of misunderstanding and brokenness in both society and the church. With a variety of guests, each episode paints a picture of how Christians can navigate these areas differently to help you be a source of healing and light despite the darkness you see around you.