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Posted: Wednesday, August 1, 2007 12:00 am

One of the bands featured in this year’s Rock the Desert Christian music festival is Barlow Girl.

>> Sisters Becca, Alyssa, and Lauren Barlow wrote their first song while they were supposed to be doing school work.

Now the trio tells others about being a good kind of rebel — for Jesus.

Contemporary Christian music’s biggest breakthrough band of 2004, BarlowGirl continues to shake things up with their rock style and passionate message.

WANT TO GO?

>> Rock the Desert ELEV8 2007 is Friday and Saturday at 2000 N. FM 1788.

>> Advance tickets are $20 or $25 at the gate and include all concerts for both days.

>> Tickets can be purchased at Odessa and Midland Chick-fil-A restaurants, Mardel Christian Books, Midland Community Federal Credit Union and the RTD website.

>> Call 697-4548.

The following schedule of events is posted:

Friday

>> 3 p.m.: Gates open.

>> 4 p.m.: Welcome and national anthem.

>> 4:15 p.m.: Dan Brown Jr.

>> 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.: Games open.

>> 5 p.m.: Shawn McDonald.

>> 6:30 p.m.: Hawk Nelson.

>> 8 p.m.: Joe White.

>> 9:15 p.m.: BarlowGirl.

>> 10:30 p.m.: Chris Tomlin.

>> 11:45 p.m.: Gates close.

Saturday

>> 10 a.m.: Gates open.

>> 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.: Games open.

>> 1:15 p.m.: Welcome and national anthem.

>> 1:30 p.m.: Simple Earth.

>> 2 p.m.: Hit the Ground Running.

>> 3 p.m.: Manic Drive.

>> 4:15 p.m.: Warren Barfield.

>> 5:30 p.m.: Family Force 5.

>> 7 p.m.: Emery.

>> 8:30 p.m.: Todd Agnew.

>> 10 p.m.: Kutless.

>> Shawn McDonald, Brock Gill, Tim Byrne, Crimson Soul, Manic Drive and Hit the Ground Running will perform at various times Aug. 11 in the Teen Tent.

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