Tenth Avenue North plans Ashland University concert

The Ashland University Center of Religious Life will be sponsoring a spring concert that will feature Christian rock band Tenth Avenue North and opening group Rend Collective Experiment. The concert will be held on March 30 at 7 p.m. in Hugo Young Theatre, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m.

Tenth Avenue North has six Dove Award nominations and was named New Artist of the Year in 2009 and had the top Song of the Year in 2010.

The band’s debut album, “Over and Underneath,” was released on May 20, 2008, on Reunion Records, and their song “Love Is Here” hit the Top 20 on the Contemporary Christian Music chart and reached No. 3 by June of 2008. The song spent 13 weeks on Billboard’s Christian Songs chart. It ended 2008 as the 12th most-played song on Christian Hit Radio.

Tickets for the concert go on sale Feb. 1 and are $20 in advance, $15 for groups of 10 or more, $25 the day of the show and $4 for Ashland University students with AU ID. Tickets can be purchased at the AU Box office by calling 419-289-5125, Monday through Friday, 1 to 6 p.m. or online at http://www.ashland.edu/tickets. Additional fees apply for online purchases.

COMEDY AT MALONE – The Malone University Student Activities Council (SAC) will host popular comedians and husband and wife team Ron McGehee and Kerri Pomarolli on Feb. 8–9.

The schedule is as follows:

Wednesday, Feb. 8

10:05 a.m. – Chapel, Johnson Center for Worship and the Fine Arts
Free and open to the public

9 p.m. – A Night of Stand-Up Comedy, Stewart Room, Randall Campus Center
Free to Malone; $5 general public at the door

Thursday, Feb. 9

12 noon-1 p.m. – Question and Answer session, Deuble Room, Brehme Centennial Center
Free and open to the public

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Tuesday’s View From The Pugh column features national pop culture notes with a focus on faith. E-mail viewfromthepugh@yahoo.com to submit an item for consideration for a future column).

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Posted on January 24, 2012, in Faith events, Pop Culture and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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