KGSR Celebrates The Holidays In Style
November 12, 2009 at 3:54 PM (PT)
First off, EMMIS Triple A KGSR/AUSTIN will be celebrating its 19th anniversary with a concert and live broadcast on SATURDAY, DECEMEBR 5th at the TEXAS Union Ballroom. Performing for the event will be ROSEANNE CASH, BOB SCHNEIDER and THE GOURDS.
Secondly, KGSR is set to release their “Broadcasts Vol. 17” charity CD on FRIDAY. NOVEMBER 27th. The package features two discs with special live performances by GILLIAN WELCH, RYAN ADAMS & THE CARDINALS, CALEXICO, TIFT MERRITT, ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO, JD SOUTHER, ADELE, ERIN MCCARLEY, THE AVETT BROTHERS, BEN HARPER & RELENTLESS7 and many others.
Proceeds from the sale of this CD will be donated to the SIMS FOUNDATION. Since 1995, SIMS has provided mental health and addiction recovery services to AUSTIN musicians and their immediate families. A small portion of the proceeds also go to support the Blues on the Green series.