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The City Harmonic Receives Six 2012 GMA Covenant Awards Nominations

 

Duet Impacts Radio As Fourth Band Video Taped Live During Fall “I Have A Dream Tour” In Phoenix

 

Tour Featuring Special Guest Author/Speaker Bob Lenz, Artists Daniel Bashta, Eric Brandon
Continues Nov. 8

 

The City Harmonic members, known for “getting people in on the act—hearts pounding and feet moving,” launch today at 4:00 pm CDT their first concert video, “Holy (Wedding Day),” at www.youtube.com/thecityharmonic. The video was recorded live Sept. 23, 2012 during the “I Have A DreamTour” and in front of an engaged audience that packed Pure Heart Christian Fellowship in Phoenix (Glendale, AZ) Sept. 23. The band’s fourth music video from its highly-acclaimed and first full-length album, I Have A Dream (It Feels Like Home), pairs front man Elias Dummer with songstress JJ Heller. The resulting duet has been serviced to radio and is already gaining significant airplay across the country.

Elias Dummer and JJ Heller

“Holy (Wedding Day),” a beautiful ballad about the ultimate redemption, the glorious day to come when faith becomes sight, follows The City Harmonic’s recent “Mountaintop” video that was named RELEVANT’s Video of the Day and incorporates footage sent to the band by fans and artists like Michael Tait (Newsboys), Aaron Gillespie, Daniel Bashta, AJ Cheek and more. It also follows the release of the band’s “I Have A Dream (It Feels Like Home)” and “Manifesto” videos, the latter receiving more than 1,700,000 views on YouTube. All the videos can be seen now at www.youtube.com/thecityharmonic.

A 2012 “New Artist of the Year” GMA Dove Award nominee, The City Harmonic is also receiving recognition for its compelling videos. Their “I Have A Dream (It Feels Like Home)” has been nominated for a Gospel Music Association Canada Covenant Award for “Video Of The Year.” One of the band’s six 2012 Covenant Awards nominations, the title track to the band’s I Have A Dream (It Feels Like Home) also picked up nominations for “Song Of The Year,” “Recorded Song of the Year” and “Praise & Worship Song of the Year,” as “Mountaintop” was nominated for “Modern Worship Song of the Year.” The City Harmonic’s current album was also nominated for best “CD / Artwork Design.” In 2011, The City Harmonic received three Covenant Awards, including “New Artist of the Year.” The 34th Annual Covenant Awards eremony will be held in Burlington, Ontario Canada Nov. 7.

Elias Dummer of The City Harmonic

Immediately following the awards ceremony, The City Harmonic, who wrapped a 65-city tour with Newsboys last spring and appearances on main stages across the US in front of tens of thousands during the summer festivals, continues its first headline US tour Nov. 8 in Bluefield, VA. In partnership with Compassion International and Life Promotions, the tour features special guest artist Daniel Bashta, writer of the hit song “Like A Lion (God’s Not Dead),” nationally recognized author/speaker Bob Lenz and introduces Eric Brandon. To see a 60-second promotional tour video, click here.

Promising to be an immersive worship experience, with a full production alongside the band’s already captivating
performances, The City Harmonic “I Have A Dream Tour” itinerary follows:

* Tour dates subject to change

The best-selling new artist of 2011, The City Harmonic continue to resonate en masse as listeners instinctively join the chorus as the band’s music dynamically bounces from sparse intimacy to soaring celebration and back again. While on tour, the band will play hits and fan favorites from I Have A Dream (It Feels Like Home), an album critics herald as “fabulous,” “infectious,” “exciting,” “spectacular,” “worshipful,” “captivating,” “creative,” “brilliant” and more. Despite all the attention, The City Harmonic is not as interested in finding fans as they are looking for participants in the journey. All the latest detail on the band can be found at:

http://www.thecityharmonic.com
http://www.facebook.com/thecityharmonic
http://www.youtube.com/thecityharmonic
http://twitter.com/thecityharmonic

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