Surrounding Jericho is - unfortunately - one of the best kept secrets in the Carolinas. With plenty of love from the social media crowd, and the thunderous applause at one show after the next, these guys keep themselves grounded and rooted in the knowledge that their relationship with Christ takes precedence over the music they create.
In 2014, we held a summer-long competition for local musicians called Take The Stage – the prize being the opening slot on the stage at the largest free music festival in this area – Next Fest. We asked for online submissions, selecting less than a handful for each of the 4 preliminary events before the final competition.
Surrounding Jericho packed their gear into a trailer to drive more than 2-hours from their homes to compete. In just 15-minutes, they won the hearts and votes of nearly everyone in attendance. When you listen to their music, you’ll see why...