It's been said that Christian music sucks. The Antidote dispels that myth as we explore the artistry of Christian bands. Listen to in-depth interviews and music from these faith-based bands. For unique and innovative music ranging from metalcore to indie folk, you'll hear it all on The Antidote with Dave Hawkins.
Episode 495: Raviner
Alt Press had this to say about Raviner: “Beautifully haunting, with electronic and pop elements sprinkled in, this group puts a refreshing twist on a familiar genre”. Very true, but there’s a whole lot more to be heard from a band who are one of the most insightful in the music scene. Enjoy this talk with Raviner.
Episode 494: with Bravado
An ongoing question artists hear is: “Are you a Christian band or Christians in a band?”. That comes up as The Antidote visits with Bravado. Of course there’s lots more to hear about from this dynamic Memphis based band including their great new single, "Catacomb".
Episode 493: 11th Season Opener
It seems unimaginable that The Antidote now enters it’s 11th season of broadcasting “Christian music that doesn’t suck”. We break the norms by featuring artists who both challenge and reinforce our faith. Listen to this overview of what’s in store for our 2021/2022 broadcast season.
The Oh Hellos
The Midnight Wedding
Narrow / Arrow
Episode 492: Miss Angie
Miss Angie has resurfaced in the music scene. Highly regarded for a pair of outstanding albums in the late '90's, she's returned with a stellar release, Desert Flags. Tune into The Antidote as Angie speaks about her history and her revitalized music.
Episode 491: The Chairman Dances – The strength of your arm
It’s been too long since The Antidote had a visit from Pennsylvania’s alt rockers, The Chairman Dances. We make up for that as frontman Eric Krewson comes to share about the unusual writing method for their latest album, The strength of your arm.
Episode 490: Under The Covers
Over the years The Antidote has aired several episodes based on cover songs. This time we hear from the artists. No Lost Cause, David Pataconi, Frost Like Ashes and Sunset Roulett all come to share about their cover song recordings.
The Staple Singers
No Lost Cause
Living In Victory
Frost Like Ashes
August Burns Red
Love and Death
Rackets & Drapes