The Bill Gaither Files
March 2007 -- Daniel Britt talks to Bill Gaither, primarily
about the upcoming Atlanta Homecoming concert on April
13, 2007 -- but also about some other various topics,
such as Give It Away, Homecoming Concert evolution,
and the new guy Wes Hampton. Listen
Britt and Mark Fuller called Bill Gaither at home on a Monday
evening in the fall of 2003 to talk music, people, life and
even radio! The audio clips below are portions of the unedited
phone conversation. They are broken up into segments that
are more manageable, since the entire interview lasted over
90 minutes! This is the first batch...watch for more additions
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Clip 1..."Hello...Mail-Orders to Atlanta...Bill's first
Clip 2..."Hovie Lister, Bill's Hero..."
Clip 3..."Homecoming: a star is born..."
Clip 4..."Distinct Early Sounds in Gospel Music..."
Clip 5..."Bill rearranging old tunes..."
Clip 6..."Bringing back to old songs...Bill Sings to
us...Change...Daniel asks about the future of Southern Gospel
Clip 7..."The Hayes Family...How should radio introduce
the music: In Genres or Smorgasbord?...Bill has a word for
to send your thoughts and comments...
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