Lancaster show review, photos and videos

So at the last minute I decided to go to Lancaster to see the show (Steinman Hall at the Ware Center). Karen’s voice has strengthened since the last tour. After having an illness which affected her voice, it would seem that it’s better than ever. Hopefully there will be some longer shows later this spring to announce. From what I […]

WXPN “Key Studio Sessions” performance

The Innocence Mission traveled to WXPN recently to record a handful of songs live for The Key Studio Sessions all of which are available for download and streaming at SoundCloud. Check out the story at WXPN here. (There’s also a link to the recordings on their page) or check out the 4 recordings directly at SoundCloud here or listen below. […]

Surprise performance sighting

On November 22nd, Karen and Don Peris performed during the encore of the Ocean Blue’s show at the Chameleon Club in Lancaster, PA. The song performed was a cover of “I’ll Be Your Mirror” by The Velvet Underground. You can see the clip below. Here are several Instagram photos from the performance. #TheOceanBlue AND #TheInnocenceMission — this is what Heaven […]

Super Genius photos added to the gallery

Tim Kwiat’s old Super Genius web page has vanished from the internet, along with all of the photos. You can see them again in our Super Genius gallery. For those that may not be familiar with Super Genius, it’s a project that formed in the early 90’s with Innocence Mission band members, Steve Brown and Mike Bitts with guitarist and […]

Notebored Nov/Dec1989 Article

I peruse Ebay every now and then for items that may be of interest to fans like myself. This week has turned up several new items that hadn’t been widely seen. Today turned up a rare live photo of Karen Peris from Christian music magazine Notebored. Their Nov/Dec 1980 issue featured an article with two photos. A debut album promo […]

“Wonder of Birds” photo shoot

I’ve been holding onto this story for several months, but it would seem now is good a time as any to highlight two unpublished photos that have turned up on the net. During the making of the “Wonder of Birds” music video, Valerie Gates (Gates Studios) took photos for A&M Records. Many professional and personal photos were taken of the […]

Mike Bitts and Hunter Johnson with Hiram Ring

Mike Bitts and Hunter Johnson performed with Lancaster resident Hiram Ring yesterday evening. Unfortunately, I just received this information early this morning. Unfortunately, this was a one-time performance with Mike and Hunter. Hiram and Mike met at a local open mic in Lancaster, and Mike played upright bass on two of the songs from his new album, “One Girl for […]

1991 Max’s on Broadway Photo Set

Thanks to a new printer that scans negatives, I’ve updated the images previously uploaded to the photos section (backstage) for the 9/12/91 Max’s on Broadway show in Baltimore, MD. Want to submit an Innocence Mission photo? Send an email using the contact graphic to the left.