Friday, April 29, 2011

Artist Alert: Peter Furler Performs First Solo Concert In Front Of 20,000

Photo retrieved from Jesus Freak Hideout
Former lead vocalist and songwriter for the grammy-nominated band the newsboys, Peter Furler performed his first live concert in his solo career on April 23rd. The concert took place at the Easterfest in Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia and in front of approximately 20,000 people! Peter also used the concert to introduce his wife Summer as his new keyboardist. Paul Coleman, also a former member of the newsboys and now frontman of the Paul Coleman Trio, and Seth Moseley from Me In Motion joined Peter on the stage as well. Peter Furler as revealed a new song to the audience, opening with "All In My Head," a song not yet released to the public. That song and "Reach," the current single, along with nine other tracks will all be on Peter Furler's album On Fire which will hit stores on June 21. The single can already be downloaded on iTunes. Here is the full tracking listing:
  1. I'm Alive
  2. Reach
  3. Glory to the King
  4. Never Ending Love Song
  5. Matter of Faith
  6. All in Your Head
  7. Closer (featuring Steve Taylor and Some Other Band)
  8. Faster and Louder
  9. Psalm 23
  10. Hold On
  11. Greater Is He (featuring Phil Joel and Bill Furler)

2 comments:

Josh said...

That is awesome. Looking forward to hearing his new album :) I already love Reach :)

Jesselyn said...

That is pretty cool! I hope that he still profits now that he is solo.