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A Lyrical Retelling

What?  You’ve never heard of Andrew Peterson?  Well, it’s time I remedy that. Andrew Peterson is my favorite musician for many reasons, not least of which is his Christmas album entitled Behold the Lamb of God.  In the following short interview, Peterson describes his album as “a lyrical retelling of the coming of Jesus into the… Continue reading A Lyrical Retelling

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"The Reckoning (How Long)" by Andrew Peterson

“The Reckoning (How Long)” by Andrew Peterson

My favorite musician, Andrew Peterson, is releasing a new album entitled Counting Stars on July 27, 2010.  A radio version of the compelling single “The Reckoning (How Long)” from the album is already available on iTunes, but I found the—in my opinion, even better—album version streamed on this blog.  Lyrics are included, free of charge.  If this song is any indication of the content and caliber of the new record, it’s going to be phenomenal.

Bonus:  About 10 comments down in the comments section, Andrew Peterson unpacks some of the lyrics in the song.  His commentary is almost as powerful as the song itself.