Kicks off headlining tour with sold-out show in Philadelphia last night
Nashville, Tenn. (Oct. 6, 2017) – Rend Collective announced today that the group’s sixth studio album, Good News, is set to release in January, 2018. The first single from the anticipated project, “Rescuer (Good News),” has already been added by major stations including K-LOVE, Air1, WayFM, KSBJ and more, reaching an audience of over 2.8M weekly listeners. With over 1.1M views on YouTube of the hit single’s official music video, last week the band released a performance video of the song live in the Netherlands. Watch below:
“In the middle of such devastatingly bad news, we don’t want to just sing Good News, but follow the example of Jesus and actually BE Good News to hurting people,” says band member Gareth Gilkeson.
The announcement for new music comes after the group kicked off their headlining “Good News North American Tour Pt. 1” to a sold-out show in Philadelphia last night. Hitting 26 markets throughout the U.S. and Canada, the band has already sold-out other major markets including Windsor, Toronto, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Calgary, Vancouver, St. Cloud and more. For the latest tour schedule, visit https://rendcollective.com.
Track listing for Good News: 1. Life Is Beautiful 2. I Will Be Undignified 3. Rescuer (Good News) 4. Counting Every Blessing 5. Nailed To The Cross 6. Hymn Of The Ages 7. True North 8. Resurrection Day 9. No Outsiders 10. Weep With Me 11. Weep With Me (Reprise) 12. Marching On (feat. Hillsong Young & Free) 13. Yahweh 14. Counting Every Blessing (Ukulele Session) 15. Christ Lives In Me
About Rend Collective: Hailing from a small town off the coast of Northern Ireland, Rend Collective (Gareth Gilkeson, Chris Llewellyn, Ali Gilkeson, Patrick Thompson and Stephen Mitchell) wants to be known as a celebration band, worshiping for God’s Glory and fame. Since the release of their first album, Organic Family Hymnal, the group’s authentic and energetic style of worship has attracted an international audience, with career sales of more than 300,000 albums. The group saw early success as their first ever single “Build Your Kingdom Here,” peaked at No. 12 on the National Christian Audience Chart. Their 2014 release The Art of Celebration, charted at No. 1 on the Billboard Christian Albums Chart within the first week of its release. Known for their electric lively worship, the band has been a part of several major tours with top artists such as Chris Tomlin, MercyMe, Kari Jobe, Lecrae and more. The group released critically acclaimed As Family We Go in 2015, followed by, Campfire Christmas Volume 1, their first Christmas record, and Campfire II, both in 2016, Rend Collective’s newest single, “Rescuer (Good News)” is available now. Good News is set to release in January, 2018.