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by PetFanSA
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: The Petra Zone
Topic: GXV Covering John Schlitt's Petra
Replies: 15
Views: 967

Re: GXV Covering John Schlitt's Petra

I can still hear a few Volz-styled songs on albums after BTTS. I can well imagine him singing "Keneniah" and "The Water is Alive". To me, "Keneniah" is a typical "classic Petra" song with story-telling lyrics, such as "Let everything that hath Breath" had. In my mind I can hear that song with JDB pr...
by PetFanSA
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: The Petra Zone
Topic: Louie BTTS
Replies: 42
Views: 1182

Re: Louie BTTS

Back to the original question: In a CCM article, Mark was explaining the differences between BTS and BTTS. He said BTS was a producer's record, as neither he or Louie played on it, whereas BTTS was a band record, as ever member played on every track. Here is the link: http://www.johnwschlitt.com/fan...
by PetFanSA
Sun Jun 04, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: The Petra Zone
Topic: Live It Loud!
Replies: 13
Views: 1449

Re: Live It Loud!

I have a question. In the interview with John Lawry, he mentions him, Bob and Mark visiting Schlitt, etc and then later Louie was "back in the picture". Did Louie leave the band for a while after Greg left and then return when John was hired as the singer? I do know Petra wasn't sure if they would c...
by PetFanSA
Tue Feb 16, 2016 11:58 pm
Forum: The Petra Zone
Topic: A New Version of "Classic Petra"
Replies: 26
Views: 3506

Re: A New Version of "Classic Petra"

Hi all! Greetings from South Africa! I've been following the Zone for a few years now. One song I have really wanted to hear John sing is "Without You I would surely die". When I listen to the original, just by the song structure, I can easily hear the current lineup (or even the dream team) playing...