Christian Rock Band Tree63 Interviewed on Christian Music Monthly Website

Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2006 -?

The Christian rock group Tree63 was recently interviewed by Mark Weber of, an international website devoted to Christian and gospel music, and Christian Music Monthly, its accompanying e-zine.

Tree63 is a South African band. They cite U2 as an influence. Their music is considered mainstream in their native land. Now living in Nashville, the band has recently made inroads in the U.S. market with a hit Christian radio song, ?Blessed Be The Name.? The tune is also popular in many churches around the world, with several recording artists having recorded it. Tree63 has made the definitive and most popular version.

?Tree63 is extremely popular,? says Mark Weber, of ?They?re very appealing to young people, who are buying their CDs and attending their concerts in droves. I was fortunate to interview the lead singer about a variety of topics.?

With a focus on “artists you know and want to know more about,” Christian Music Monthly, which operates out of Buffalo, New York, as both a website and an e-zine, covers Christian and gospel music’s most popular stars, including Michael W. Smith, Amy Grant, MercyMe, Jeremy Camp, Kirk Franklin, Nicole C. Mullen, Third Day, Jars Of Clay and others with sales in the millions. It also features up-and-comers and indies, providing readers with news and views about a truly wide variety of recording artists. Christian Music Monthly started out as ?Zeebozine,? with 50 subscribers in 2001. Five years later, the e-zine, renamed Christian Music Monthly, counts over 2,300 subscribers from the U.S., Canada, and many other countries all over the world.

Christian Music Monthly is currently being promoted on radio stations across the U.S. and in Canada.

“DJs are mentioning the website,, on their shows, and some stations are even including the site on their “links” page because they recognize what a valuable resource Christian Music Monthly is,” says Weber. “Best of all, DJs and stations find that Christian Music Monthly is a great source of news they can use on-the-air, for free, and all they have to do is say it came ‘from’ I’m excited that the word is getting out in a big way that Christian Music Monthly has arrived.”

Christian Music Monthly is supported by paid advertising. It?s also linked to, where ?Jesus Rocks? buttons, stickers and t-shirts are selling well.

To read the latest issue(s) of Christian Music Monthly, the ezine, go to and click on the appropriate link. In addition to the interview with Tree63, the website also features several other interview links with artists like Jonah33, BarlowGirl, Nicole C. Mullen, John Tesh, and Martha Munizzi.


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Rock Out With JAMpak, the New Christian Rock Band Game

Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 16, 2008

Last week, Cloud 9 Games, Inc., released JAMPpak, a free downloadable expansion pack for their existing product, Heavenly Harmony Gold. The upgrade allows players to use their Xbox and Playstation 3 USB guitar and drum set controllers with their new PC-based Christian band game. By simply connecting the guitar and drum set to their Windows-based computer and launching JAMpak, players can jam and sing along with top Christian songs.

JAMpak includes a subset of songs from Heavenly Harmony Gold. Additional songs will be released from their website. Players are scored based on their accuracy as they sing, play the guitar, and keep the beat along with popular Christian bands, including:

Amy Grant        
Audio Adrenaline        
Chris Tomlin        
dc Talk        
Rebecca St. James    
Robbie Seay Band    
Sanctus Real    
Steven Curtis Chapman    
ZOEgirl and more…
As gamers jam out on the guitar and drums, the sound tracks recorded by the original musicians are played and even magnified, creating dynamic and exciting entertainment the entire family can enjoy. For even more fun, “Shred head to head” mode allows 2 guitarists to compete against each other for the highest score. Additional players can join in on the fun by grabbing up to 4 microphones and singing lead or harmony on selected songs. Singers are scored based on their pitch accuracy and timing.

“As leaders in the development of Christian gaming, we have been working diligently to give consumers the products they have asked for. JAMpak is the first step in that direction, and we are excited to give everyone a glimpse of what the future holds,” stated President Curtis Ratica.

About Cloud 9 Games, Inc. (

Cloud 9 Games, headquartered in Austin, Texas, is an independent developer and publisher of Christian entertainment software. Founded by a veteran of the video game industry, Cloud 9 Games is a leading developer and publisher of quality Christian entertainment.

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