Part of it was probably the fact that it was the last chance of many to mosh, but a large part of it was probably just my own fatigue. The youth groups may be annoying, but they are like the larvae that will one day mature into one of the three other groups. That’s just typical. It was awesome as we all stood arm in arm like true Christian brothers and sisters and sang the first verse over bagpipes. The classic punks with their patch-work clothes and mohawks spent the entire show chanting for “Punk Rawk Show” and the place just went nuts when it was played as their closer. Cornerstone 2006. Main stage was again good that night. Some started inventing daggers, battle axes, ball and chains, hammers, spears, and shields. As a real treat though, she sang “Kiss Me” from her Sixpence days as her encore. Cornerstone 2006. Change ). Jonezetta was the day’s MVP though. That night I went and saw Project 86 for the first time. They’re great musicians who believe strongly in brotherhood and have a really stong faith that shows up constantly in their music without ever seeming trite. He didn’t yet have a man’s strength. We had great weather, saw A LOT of bands and had a great time. I love how nobody in these movies is completely honest or pirate. I got my first taste of the Fat Calf Productions tent that afternoon. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. There just wasn’t enough time to track someone else down as a companion. The pit was out of this world. I met first when she was passing out flyers for SoN at the Lincoln’s Revenge show and we discussed out common love of MxPx and Five Iron. I’d seen the drummer around too. I beat both of them rather easily. I recently had the opportunity to review a pre-publication manuscript for The Sign of the Witch: Modernity and the Pagan Revival (Carolina ... Update: One reader pointed out that the previous edition for this essay mistakenly attributed one of the sources to Christianity Today... My friend Scott Eggert recently let me know about a new academic group through Google which focuses on Burning Man Festival research. I’m a punk of course. Needless to say, it results in some pretty awesome head-on collisions. DOUG VAN PELT - blog. It felt good. This of course drew a solid dinner time crowd of at least 50. First, Kira wrecks her car an hour into her ten hour trip to meet me in Nashville. How can I shortchange the small piece of paradise that is the Cornerstone Festival? At that show I was really impressed by a certain girl in the pit. In spite of my high expectations, the movie was still completely awesome. He just comes across as so humble. We had great weather, saw A LOT of bands and had a great time. The cool thing is that I began to recognize a lot of the other punk fans, not just at that tent but at other shows too. This is probably going to be a really long post, but bear with me. The festival promotes contemplative spirituality and the emerging church. They just stand in lines and puch and kick into the air doing their worst Bruce Lee impressions. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Sonny Sandovol is such a cool lead singer. ( Log Out / The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life recently released the results of their U.S. I was bruised, sore, and scraped… and I’d never felt better. The metal kids thrash. Cornerstone Festival 2006: Attend if you can! I used to like Pillar and I credit them as being a good bridge between Newsboys and real punk and metal bands, but I can’t bear to think of how shallow those lyrics are now. There’s no excuse for the metal-heads, but we do our thing and they do their’s. They put on a ton of great punk shows during the week. I closed out the night with a sultry performance by Over the Rhine. ( Log Out / (Hide) setlist.fm Add Setlist. 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