We're Gonna Dance Tonight

by The Church of Philadelphia

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Forever 03:36
Heart Song 03:24
You Are 04:48
Unto You 04:58
Psalm 96 06:27
Fixed 01:28
Let it Glow 02:53
I Cry Holy 08:22
Faithful 07:17


released April 25, 2014

The Church of Philadelphia is: Brian Tharpe, Chris McFarland, Joey Mathews, Lindsey Tharpe, Aaron Tharpe, and Sharla Mathews

Album Produced by: The Church of Philadelphia and Erik Wofford
Recorded, Mixed and Mastered at Cacophony Recorders in Austin, TX by Erik "The Unicorn" Wofford

Lyrics and music by The Church of Philadelphia with the following

Jamie Burciaga - co-lyric on track 9, lyric on track 11
Gary Coldiron - co-lyric on track 1, lyric on track 3
Darlene Shadwick - co-lyric on track 8
Arron Casper - additional guitars on track 1, 3, 6, 11, 12
Anthony Erickson - additional piano on track 5, B3 organ on tracks 3 and 7
Erik Wofford - Omnichord on track 1 and 11, co-pilot Moog Voyager on track 9 and radio ambience on track 11
Lloyd Conley - Shofar on track 1
Jerry Mathews - backing vox on track 11

Album Photo by Laura Burlton
Album Design by Neil Sandoz

Special Thanks to The ol' Coldiron church family, The Upper Room family, The CHOP family, The Allen family, Todd Perroud, Brian Frenshak, Arron Casper, Anthony Erickson, Ben Brown, Gabe Stevick, Erik Wofford and all of our families for your love and support and making this record come to life.


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The Church of Philadelphia Conroe, Texas

The Church of Philadelphia is an experimental gospel band from Texas, comprised of a carpenter, a master gardener, two filmmakers, a hairdresser, and a bookkeeper. These missionaries marry a love for creative expression with a revelation of the Creator’s love for the world. The result is a majestic, cinematic sound with revival-like fervor. This is The Church of Philadelphia. ... more

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