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We are excited to release the debut album from Mars Hill Music’s Citizens! Born in the heart of Seattle’s University District, Citizens has quickly built a reputation for their dynamic hymn arrangements and high-intensity anthems.

Citizens self-titled album is available now on iTunes and AmazonMP3, and it will be available physically next week (March 12th) in stores or online at Family Christian, Lifeway, Mardel, Wal-Mart, or wherever you buy music!

Mars Hill Music : Citizens

Citizens has already released a music video for their first single “Made Alive.” Check it out below!

Citizens Made Alive Music Video

Mars Hill Music Sampler
Mars Hill Music has released the Mars Hill Music Worship Sampler, which is available on iTunes for only $2.99! Mars Hill Music Worship Sampler features 14 tracks, including modern takes on traditional Christian anthems as well as original songs from worship bands CitizensKings KaleidoscopeGhost ShipThe Modern Post, and others. It will be available physically in stores and online March 12th.

Hey you worship leaders! Mars Hill Music and BEC Recordings have teamed up with Worship Together to bring you exclusive instructional videos, interviews, chord charts, and more for Mars Hill Music artists.

Worship Together
Mars Hill Newsletter

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HM covers from over the years

HM Magazine Turns 35

In 1985, Doug Van Pelt photocopied a letter-sized sheets of paper, bound them together, and handed them out in person on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. It's all digital now, but, along the way, Van Pelt stirred up quite a few waves, played some seriously heavy music, and made a few friends along the way. Here: A quick look back at the magazine's 35-year history with Van Pelt and new owner, David Stagg.


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Comrades 2020

Becoming Comrades

The trio of Comrades – husband and wife Joe and Laura McElroy alongside drummer John Gaskil – is used to living in a van and touring the country. Now, their new normal has provided them with a moment to "be adults" for once. We recently sat down with the McElroys to talk more about the spiritual reality within life, how soon they'll be able to release new music, and how koalas are their new normal.


Photo by Quinsey Sablan

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