Dan Bremnes - Where The Light Is

Published Saturday 25th July 2015
Dan Bremnes - Where The Light Is
Dan Bremnes - Where The Light Is

STYLE: Pop
RATING 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 156725-23079
LABEL: Sparrow 0602537655885
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 1
RELEASE DATE: 2015-06-29
PRICE: £7.99

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Reviewed by Jonathan Harris

The Canadian singer/songwriter opens with the title track which introduces the listener to his journey through personal tragedy and into an unerring faith in God's faithfulness. This is shown in the song "In His Hands", which includes the lyrics "He is God and he knows all of it ...from the moment when my mother died, to the first breath of my baby, I felt that God was with me in the heartache and the joy." Bremnes scooped Song Of The Year for "Beautiful" at the 36th annual GMA Canadian Covenant Awards, but my favourite track here is "Heart On Fire", with deft drumming behind a catchy guitar hook. Similarly "Faith Is" shows Dan's roots as a drummer with plenty of off beats and intricacies, punching home the message "Head-first, reckless, that's what faith is." Dan continues to show more of his attention-grabbing vocals, not least as he ends "He Knows", before he closes this album beautifully with "At Your Feet (Surrender)", a song which would enrich many a worship set. Both musically and lyrically, this album is exceptional.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. Where The Light Is [Listen]
2. Beautiful [Listen]
3. Heart On Fire [Listen]
4. In His Hands [Listen]
5. Born Again [Listen]
6. He Knows [Listen]
7. Wide Open [Listen]
8. Faith Is [Listen]
9. Over [Listen]
10. I Am Sure [Listen]
11. At Your Feet (Surrender) [Listen]

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Product Description
Where The Light Is, is the debut release from Dan Bremnes features the hit “Beautiful” along with the new single “Where The Light Is.”

Hailing from Canada, Dan has toured extensively throughout Canada, Australia and New Zealand. He
supported Steven Curtis Chapman on the six-date Canadian “The Glorious Unfolding Tour” this past spring, and joined labelmate Josh Wilson on tour this fall in the U.S. His debut radio single, “Beautiful,” was produced by David Garcia (TobyMac, Colton Dixon) and Ben Glover (MercyMe, For King & Country) and peaked at #14 on National Christian Audience with a weekly audience of 4.8 million.

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