OUR MISSION

Kickstand Entertainment exists for the soul purpose of partnering with only the best artistic faith-based talent in music. We exist to work with artists of integrity and faith. To work with new artists to build long-lasting careers and ministries. To work with veterans to further their careers.

This is where the best artistic talent meets ministry and growth!

ARTISTS

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Carter Frodge

Carter Frodge is a music industry veteran at only 22 years old. He’s toured consistently in nearly all 48  continental states and 8 countries. The Michigan native turned Nashville citizen has played alongside Christian music bands like The Newsboys, TobyMac, Thousand Foot Krutch, Switchfoot, and others. Carter gained popularity as a former member of the Billboard charting band, Everyday Sunday, and has built a resume of studio and live performance success. All this has culminated with his recent signing to Fair Trade music publishing.

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Joel Vaughn

Joel Vaughn grew up pursuing one passion: To create music and lead people to Christ. He started as a church worship leader and then stepped out to pursue full time music ministry in 2013. With his first label signed EP “Kinetic” in 2016, he pushed his musical boundaries with production leaning toward Pop and EDM. That EP resulted in a Billboard top 20 hit with his very first radio single “Wide Awake”. In 2017 He toured the U.S. on the heels of the success of “Kinetic” and with that momentum He released his second EP “Surrender”. The single “As You Are” charted in the Billboard Hot AC chart top 20. The “Surrender” EP was later nominated for “EP of The YEAR” in New Release Today’s “We Love Christian Music Awards.” In 2018 Joel was featured in the film “God’s Not Dead: A Light In Darkness” while performing his song “Alive in Us” on the soundtrack. He released his single “Pray It Up” this year and it debuted at #42 on the Billboard Christian National Airplay chart and gained a million streams within 4 months across all streaming services.

ABOUT

Shane Boyd is the founder and president of Kickstand Entertainment. Shane has a passion for Artistry and Ministry. The only thing that can surpass it is his passion for the message of faith itself and for his family. For most of the 1990’s Shane worked with the band Guardian as their main sound engineer and road manager. He then worked in Rock and CHR radio promotions for 13 years. During this time he promoted 20 number one songs and many more Top 10 singles. Shane has worked songs from major artists as well as independents. Some of the key artists that he has worked with include Relient K, The Wedding, Family Force 5, House of Heroes, Everyday Sunday and many more. One of his most renowned accomplishments was taking the first truly independent artist to number one on the national Christian rock charts. The song was “Rebuild Your Love” by The Great Transparency and it was number one for 3 weeks.

Shane’s experiences have led him to work with many facets of the music business and a number of record companies, including Fair Trade, Gotee, INPOP, SloSpeak, VSR Music and more. It is this expansive network of label, radio, press and industry insiders, combined with his hard work ethic and a great ear for talent that has led him to form Kickstand Entertainment. This is a first class artist management company. Top rate talent where artistry meets ministry!

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