Bringing Jesus to Hollywood

ASHEBORO, N.C. — A small-town, North Carolina band might have the possibility to win its means onto the nationwide stage.


What You Need To Know

Asheboro couple competing in Opening Act competitors

The winner will get to open a live performance within the Hollywood Bowl in L.A.

The Hinkles hope to convey Christian music to the forefront


Brittnee and Doyle Hinkle have superior to the quarterfinals within the Opening Act competitors, which is decided by Online voting. 

Opening Act is Audacy’s greatest live performance of the yr on the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. If the Hinkles win, they’d additionally obtain $10,000 to jumpstart their music profession. 

The Hinkles say being on this competitors is permitting them to convey Jesus to Hollywood. 

“It’s a good opportunity to reach people that may not know about the Lord, may not be into worship music or be into that type of genre,” Doyle Hinkle stated. 

Their music is a mixture of indie and Christian genres as a result of rising up, Brittnee Hinkle listened to trendy Christian music, and Doyle Hinkle was into basic rock and roll.

“When we come together and mesh our creativity together, you’ll hear that modern Christian sound that you might hear on Christian radio, but you’ll also hear that old-school classic rock on guitar,” Britnee Hinkle stated. 

They’re from Asheboro and music has at all times been part of their life. Britnee Hinkle stated it’s actually cool to see how she and her husband feed off each other. 

“Brittnee basically comes up with a lot of the lyrics and initial chord progressions,” Doyle Hinkle stated. “Then she comes down here in my layer and plays it on the keyboard, and then I, like a mad scientist, put it all on my Mac and play around with it.”

They play on their worship workforce at Journey Church, and their finest buddies from church are additionally part of their band. They are at the moment second place within the quarterfinals and owe all of it to the assist they’ve been given by their hometown.

“It’s just been amazing our community has kind of stepped up and really put in the votes for us,” Doyle Hinkle stated. 

The final day to vote for the Hinkles on this spherical ends on Thursday. 

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