Dove tales 2010
Some live-ish texts from my industry friend who’ll be sending periodic updates from the Doves tonight:
5:42 p.m.: Stan Whitmire won instrumental
6:05:02: p.m.: Isaacs, bluegrass album
6:05:57: GVB, Southern album
6:13: Kelly Nelon … rather unfortunate fashion choice … looks preggers
6:16: David Crowder broke the fake dove while accepting … the bottom came off
6:22 p.m.: Forgot to say … kpnr sang why can’t we all with Stephen Hill.
6:28:04: p.m.: Teleprompter working about half the time …hosts keep running paper scripts on stage.
6:28:43 p.m.: Long awkward pauses.
6:31 p.m: austins bridge reading script off iPhone.
6:35 p.m.: Ruppe Sisters presenting6:36 p.m.: Sisters singing Blest Be the Tie now … wow
6:45 p.m.: Born to climb sg song.
6:48 p.m.: When we fly bluegrass song
7:19 p.m.: Jason won country song
8:38 p.m.: Gonna be a long night. being taped so they’re stopping between everything for retakes etc. Ugh.
8:53 p.m.: Jason Crabb and Donnie Lawrence tributing andrae crouch … My Tribute
8:54 p.m.: jc tearing it up
9:08 p.m.: Long, long nite
9:47 p.m.: Francesca Battestilli won female voc (karen didn’t) … Brandon Heath won male (jason/michael didn’t)
10:04 p.m.: Awesome intro by Natalie grant … blackwood bros sang give the world a smile … Perrys singing if you knew him.
10:06 p.m.: Perrys did greatttt.
10:07 p.m.: Crabb Family doing through the fire … did they not retire????
10:08 p.m.: booth bros with mosie lister singing still feeling fine
10:09 p.m.: pitchy
10:12 p.m.: southern gospel is always in a segment … better than not at all but always feels a bit patronizing.
10:34 p.m.: bored, tired, hungry …long production pauses up to 15 mins
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