KGSR Releases â€˜Broadcasts Volume 21â€™
March 28, 2014 at 12:45 PM (PT)
EMMIS Triple A KGSR/AUSTIN KGSR Broadcasts Volume 21, featuring tracks recorded exclusively at the KGSR MUSIC LOUNGE, backstage at the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS FESTIVAL, at SXSW live broadcasts and at other venues around town.
THE LUMINEERS, SNOW PATROL , FITZ & THE TANTRUMS, GRACE POTTER & THE NOCTURNALS, ATLAS GENIUS, BOB SCHNEIDER, ZZ WARD, THE KOPECKY FAMILY BAND, SAINTS OF VALORY, THE WILD FEATHERS and GARY CLARK JR. are among the artists include in the double-disc collection.
Proceeds from the sale of the charity CD benefit the SIMS FOUNDATION. Since 1995, SIMS has provided mental health and addiction recovery services to Austin musicians and their immediate families. Over $2 million has been donated to SIMS from the Broadcast series to date. This year’s CD also benefits construction and equipment for SETON HOSPITAL’s new teaching hospital. A small portion of the proceeds also supports KGSR’s BLUES ON THE GREEN series