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Jesusfreakhideout.com Staff
Josh Balogh


  • Name: Josh Balogh
  • Role At JFH: Review Writer
  • Birthday: June 20
  • E-mail: Staff Contact Form
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Job Status: Pastor
  • Education: BA in Biblical Studies
  • Hobbies: Music Collecting, Writing, Reading, blogging, thrift store shopping
  • Thing you MUST Know: Glitter, and Cats are evil!
  • Favorite TV Shows: LOST, Parks & Rec, The Office, Scrubs, Fixer Upper, Chuck, Brooklyn 99
  • Favorite Movie: The Princess Bride, It's A Wonderful Life, That Thing You Do, Oscar, Dumb & Dumber, Nacho Libre, Anchorman, While You Were Sleeping, The Matrix, Christopher Nolan's Batman Trilogy, LOTR Trilogy, StarvWars: A New Hope, Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade, Inception
  • Favorite Books: LOTR Trilogy, Anything by A.W. Tozer, C.S Lewis, or Reggie Joiner
  • Favorite Cartoon Characters: Kronk (Emperor's New Groove), Phineas & Ferb
  • Favorite Bands: Jars of Clay, PFR, Switchfoot, The Beatles, Coldplay, Relient K, Needtobreathe, Shane & Shane, Caedmon's Call, Adele, Billy Joel, Dctalk, Newsboys, Twenty One Pilots, Michael Buble, Audio Adrenaline
  • Favorite Animal: Otter
  • Favorite Fast Food: Chick-fil-a, Chicken
  • Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Lucky Charms, Raisen Bran, Cinnamon Toast Crunch
  • Favorite Drink: Peach Sweet Tea, Caramel Macchiato, Iced Coffee, Cherry Coke
  • Favorite Candy: Strawberry Twizzlers, peanut m&m's, Reese's pieces
  • Little-Known Super Power: Extremely Stretchy Nostrils, avoiding eye contact at parties, mumbling sarcastic comments under my breath

     

    Josh's Album Reviews
    Needtobreathe
    Forever On Your Side EP
    Pop/Rock
    4/5
    Hillsong Young & Free
    III
    Worship / Pop / EDM
    4.5/5
    Plumb
    Beautifully Broken
    Pop / Rock
    4/5
    Steffany Gretzinger
    Blackout
    Pop / Indie / Worship
    4/5
    Michael W. Smith
    Surrounded
    Live / Worship
    4/5
    Michael W. Smith
    A Million Lights
    Pop / Contemporary
    3.5/5
    Loyals
    Loyals
    Pop
    3.5/5
    Corey Voss
    Songs Of Heaven and Earth
    Worship / Live
    4/5
    Plumb
    God Help Me EP
    Pop / Rock
    4/5
    Kristene DiMarco
    Where His Light Was
    Worship / Pop
    4/5
    John Mark McMillan
    Mercury & Lightning
    Alternative
    5/5
    Emerald Hymns
    Psalms, Hymns, & Spiritual Songs
    Hymns / Folk / Worship
    3.5/5
    Jamie Grace
    '91
    Pop
    4/5
    Needtobreathe
    Hard Cuts EP
    Pop/Rock
    4/5
    Iron Bell Music
    God That Saves
    Worship
    4/5
    Matthew Parker
    Adventure (Deluxe Edition)
    Pop / EDM
    3.5/5
    Hillsong Young & Free
    Youth Revival Acoustic
    Praise & Worship
    3/5
    Bethel Music
    Starlight
    Worship / Live
    4/5

     

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    This Friday, September 24, 2021
    Bethel Music Homecoming (Live) [Bethel]
    Citizens The Joy Of Being Together [Integrity]
    for KING & COUNTRY For God Is With Us - Single [Curb/Word]
    Jonathan McReynolds & Mali Music Jonny x Mali: Live in LA (Stereo) - EP [Life Room Label]
    Leigh Nash The Tide, Vol. 1 - EP [Visionary]
    Brian Reith Now Is Not Forever "Reimagined" (independent)
    Switch Better View, Part I - EP [Essential Worship]
    Thrive Worship Let's Have Church EP [Integrity]
    Chris Tomlin Emmanuel: Christmas Songs Of Worship [Capitol CMG]


    Next Wednesday, September 29, 2021
    Smalltown Poets NWxSE [Friendly City]


    Next Friday, October 1, 2021
    Caroline Cobb A King & His Kindness [Integrity]
    Jon Foreman Roll Tape: Live From Melody League Studios (independent)
    Gaither Vocal Band All Heaven & Nature Sing [Gaither]
    Brandon Heath Human Nature (Acoustic Version) - Single [Centricity]
    Mat Kearney January Flower (Deluxe Edition) [Tomorrow]
    MŌRIAH Trust - Single [Cathedral]
    Newsboys Stand [Capitol CMG]
    Relent Heavy [Rockfest]
    Anne Wilson My Jesus (Live from Nashville) EP (CD) [Capitol CMG]

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