Dave Barnes

Dave Barnes

In order to tell you about Dave Barnes, there are a few things I need to get out of the way first: He sells a lot of records. He fills a lot of venues. He has gained prominence not only from the evangelism of self-proclaimed fans like John Mayer and Amy Grant, but also by writing songs for and with Marc Broussard, Bethany Dillon, Bebo Norman, Josh Hoge, Ed Cash, and Matt Wertz. Impressed yet? You should be.

Those are astounding accomplishments for sure. But here’s the thing about Dave that has always struck me as being so unique and intriguing:... more