One of my major resolutions this year has been to go to as many concerts/music events as possible. And so, tonight I attended the 33rd annual M.I.C. Kickoff concert at the Golden Heights Church of Christ. Now, The show was scheduled to begin at 6:00pm, but, well….
6:15 pm – Audience is light. Waiting on crowd to file in. I’m thinking that this may be a good show, but i’ll reserve judgment for the post show thoughts.
6:24 pm – Most of the talent is here. Emcee is setting lineups.
6:30 pm – Still waiting on show to begin.
6:35 pm – The soundcheck is concluding. Harvey Jackson is addressing the crowd. 33 years with this concert? Long time running.
6:49 pm – Show is underway! Pete is a tight encee. I am looking forward to the actual singing.
6:51 pm – First up – The 15th street choralaires.
- He is the great I am
- I’ll Fly Away
- God Will Make the Difference in Your Life.
- One More Sunny Day
7:12 pm – Set concludes
7:13 pm – Revelation set
- Something Bout Sunday Morning
- Matchless Love
- Walk Around Heaven
- Anyway you Bless Me Lord
7:33 pm – Set Concludes
7:36 pm – Golden Heights Ensemble
- Thy Word Is A Lamp Upon My Feet.
- Ain’t Got Time To Die
- Lord, I’m Back
- The Walls Came Tumbling Down
- I Will Call Upon The Lord
- Thank You Lord
7:49 pm – Set Concludes
7:53 pm – The Exciting Enchanters
- Standing In The Need Of Prayer
- God is Good
- Lord, If You Don’t Help Us
- Stand by me, Lord
8:14 pm – Set Concludes
8:15 pm – Literary Recital
8:29 pm – Recital Over // Back to the music
8:30 pm – The Dothanaires
- It’s In My Heart to Serve The Lord
- Show Me The Way
- Singing In The Heavenly Choir
- On My Way Home (Fix It Jesus)
8:52 pm – Set Concludes
8:54 pm – The True Believers
- Jesus Took My Burdens Away
- Roll Jordan Roll
- You Just Can’t Get By
Post-Show Thoughts: Tonight was a really good show. I liked that every group pretty much stayed within the 20 minute timeframe and that al the groups were appealing. I especially liked Revelation and The Exciting Enchanters. Next up – The Melo-D-Heirs in February.
By the way, You can see photos from the show at Flickr.