Category: PETRA

THE UNION OF SINNERS & SAINTS – ST (2016)

THE UNION OF SINNERS & SAINTS – ST (2016)

Few artists have been more influential in defining contemporary Christian rock ‘n’ roll than Petra and Whiteheart, so fans of the genre will likely jump out of their skins when they hear that John Schlitt, lead singer of Petra, and Billy Smiley, guitarist, singer, and founding member of Whiteheart, have teamed up for a new project. The newly christened band,...

PETRA – This Means War! [25th Anniversary edition digitally remastered]

Two classic recordings by PETRA, one of Christian rock’s most awarded and influential bands throughout the ’70s, ’80s and ’90s, were reissued some time ago by Star Song Music as special Anniversary Editions, fully digital remastered for the first time including bonus tracks.Requested here on the blog, both truly deserve a place in your Melodic Hard / AOR collection.Let’s go...

PETRA – More Power To Ya [30th Anniversary edition digitally remastered]

Two classic recordings by PETRA, one of Christian rock’s most awarded and influential bands throughout the ’70s, ’80s and ’90s, were reissued some time ago by Star Song Music as special Anniversary Editions, fully digital remastered including bonus tracks.Requested here on the blog, both truly deserve a place in your Melodic Hard / AOR collection.Let’s start with the essential “More...

PETRA – Back To The Rock (2010)

If a rock band retires but keeps playing music, does it still make a sound?If the band in question is PETRA, the legendary trailblazers of Christian hard music, then the answer is undoubtedly yes. Despite formally retiring and stepping off the stage for what was intended to be the final time in the opening hours of 2006, the four-time Grammy-winning...