Whitecross new album Triumphant Comeback is now available for download, so we've been told. In 2008 Whitecross played at the Legends of Rock Festival in Ennepetal, Germany, ripping through 11 songs, Who Will You Follow, Living On The Edge, Down, Drum Solo, We Know What's Right, Guitar Solo (incl. Nagasaki), Good Enough, You Will Find It There, No Way I'm Goin' Down, Enough Is Enough and In The Kingdom. Whitecross did not authorizd a recording of this show however trouble went into recording the show without approval from the band label or management, artwork was made, and downloads posted. No physical CD was ever made. This is one of many bootlegs that are hard to find. We'll if you get your hands on to this, enjoy it while it may be found. Until then Whitecross invites you purchase their latest full length album Whitecross Nineteen Eighty Seven. Download Whitecross Nineteen Eighty Seven on iTunes.
Whitecross was formed in 1986 by Rex Carroll and Scott Wenzel. Whitecross release their debut self-titled CD "Whitecross" on Pure Metal in 1987. Songs like Enough is Enough, Who Will You Follow, and the popular Nagasaki guitar solo by Rex Carroll would bring life to the fast growing scene of Christian Rock and Christian Heavy Metal. Whitecross with is ripping guitar work and solid vocals was often compared to the popular main-stream group RATT.
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Whitecross followed their debut recording with Whitecross-The $6.98 EP-Love on the Line in 1988, Whitecross-Hammer & Nail in 1988 and Whitecross-Triumphant Return in 1989. Star Song bought the Pure Metal label and the duo of Scott Wenzel and Rex Carroll would create two more albums together. White Cross-In the Kingdom in 1991 and White Cross-High Gear in 1992. The Dove Award winning Whitecross who travel with notable groups such as Stryper, Steve Taylor and others would never be the same again. Rex Carroll the guitar mastermind, songwriter and producer behind the band Whitecross would leave in 1992 to pursue a solo album entitled Rex Carroll -The Session. Rex also went on to form the band King James with front man Jimi Bennett and 2 former members of Stryper, Tim Gaines and Robert Sweet. Scott went on to make a solo album as well as other other Whitecross albums, Unveiled, Equilibrium, FlyTrap, One More Encore.
WHITECROSS @ LEGENDS OF ROCK FESTIVAL IN GERMANY
Whitecross will be playing at the Legends of Rock Festival in Germany on April 4, 2008.
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REUNITED ONCE AGAIN - GMA WEEKEND RECAP
What an amazing reunion it was. Whitecross showcased Sunday night to a very enthusiastic crowd at Rocketown in Nashville, TN during GMA week
WHITECROSS TO PLAY CORNERSTONE FESTIVAL 2007
Whitecross will be playing the HM Stage at Cornerstone Festival 2007, in Bushnell, IL on Friday June 29th along side X-Sinner, Bride and Bloodgood. Visit for tickets and information. Hope to see you there. The Rex Carroll Sessions will also be playing on Thursday evening, June 28th.
SHOWCASE AT GMA IN NASHVILLE
Whitecross will be playing a showcase on April 22nd at Rocketown during GMA (Dove Awards) week.
WHITECROSS - THE VERY BEST OF WHITECROSS
This special 2006 best of complilation features the best Whitecross songs from their self-titled album, Hammer and Nail, Triumphant Return and In the Kingdom.
1988 Hammer & Nail
1988 Love On The Line EP
1989 Triumphant Return
1990 The Reign Goes On Video
1991 At Their Best
1991 In the Kingdom
1992 High Gear
1993 To The Limit
1995 By Demand
1998 One More Encore
2005 Nineteen Eighty Seven
2006 The Very Best of Whitecross