Author: Destiny Turner

App Review: Daughters of the King – Daily Devotionals

Let’s face it, life is hard. Holding on to faith that if you push a little harder, you will reach your goals is also hard. So, why not remind yourself every day that you are capable of achieving those “impossible” goals, and have the ability to be the person you aim to be? Kesha Trippett, founder of the Daughters of the King app, helps uplift women through daily devotionals and ministries that are accessible directly through the app. Daughters of the King was founded October 9, 2012, and since then, their mission has been to inspire women around the...

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Texas Reds Festival

Calling all Texans! Calling all Texans! Are y’all ready for one of BCS’s best weekends? From September 28-30, the Texas Reds Festival will wine and dine you in this over-the-top celebration of Texas wine, beer, steak, and art in historic downtown Bryan. Here you’ll find mouth-watering steaks cooked to perfection, accompanied by red wines luscious enough to make you think you’re in heaven. Then add in country music entertainment guaranteed to knock your boots off, and you’ll have an unforgettable weekend. The kick off concert opens Friday night at 7:30 p.m. and features country singer Clayton Gardner.  Afterwards, headliner...

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Big Daddy Weave at SkyBreak Church

For many individuals, Christian music is their number one genre, and for others, it’s seen as boring or uninviting. Contemporary Christian band Big Daddy Weave shows that it is possible to fuse Christian music with encouraging and inviting lyrical elements and uses their lyrics to uplift and inspire listeners through every song.  Friday, September 28, Big Daddy Weave will be traveling to College Station on their Jesus I Believe Tour. The band will be performing at SkyBreak Church off of Harvey Rd and everyone is welcome to attend! Big Daddy Weave met after college at The University of Mobile,...

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Prairie Switch and Garrett Simon Band at Grand Stafford

Bands Prairie Switch and Garrett Simon Band are proof that some of the most talented individuals are straight out of Texas! Prairie Switch is a Texas country band with a folk twist from College Station, Texas. Their musical style is one that is very unique to country music, fusing country, folk, and pop together to create songs that will get your head bobbing and feet tapping along with the beat. Members of the band are Bryan Crivellari, Adam Hill, Nick Jaseck, and Koy R. Kresta. Lead singer Bryan Crivellari has a special pitch to his voice, making him sound...

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Album Review: Chicano Batman – Freedom Is Free

The America we know today is greatly shifting. Some may say for the better and some may say for the worse, but it’s clear that the civil liberties of many individuals are being threatened.  On their third album, L.A. band Chicano Batman speaks to this issue facing our country to remind us “Freedom Is Free.” With every word and through the accompaniment on organ, guitar, bass, and drum, the album makes listeners literally feel the theme of freedom, and it resonates through your body. Chicano Batmans’ music is simple, yet every verse is crafted beautifully. This psychedelic soul band...

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