Monday, August 1, 2011

Monday, August 1, 2011

August is here!
Summer has peaked!
By the end of this month school will be back in session..
And football will be on TV!
So I hope you enjoyed your summer... cause it is almost over!

Addison Road

Jenny Chisolm met Ryan Simmons at Baylor University in Waco, TX. They began writing songs together not long after the group started booking a few gigs. Ryan played acoustic guitar and Jenny sang. It became apparent that they needed a full band, so they enlisted a couple of friends: Jay Henderson on drums, and a friend from church, Ryan Gregg, on lead guitar. Thus was born The Jenny Chisolm Band.

In 2002, Ryan and Jenny were married, and they moved to Dallas to become a full-time band. Eventually they changed their name to "Addison Road." It was named after a sound tech who had a baby named Addison. They liked the name Addison and put Road at the end of it for no real reason. Jenny just didn't want to be the moniker that the band went by anymore.

The band's line-up has shifted from time to time, but Jenny and Ryan are still at the core. in 2010 the band held a YouTube competition to fill an opening on drums! After many tryouts, the band invited Richard Scott into Addison Road! Pretty cool way to join an established Christian group!

Latest Album:


Video: This Little Light of Mine

Scriptural Pursuit

Q: Who said, "What crime has this man committed? I have found in him no grounds for the death penalty. Therefore I will have him punished and the release him.."?

A: Pilate (Luke 23:22)

Way to go, Mary Jo!

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