KTCZ/Minneapolis Readies 'Cities Sampler 22'
November 3, 2010 at 4:18 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Triple A KTCZ (CITIES 97)/MINNEAPOLIS is ready to debut the 22nd edition of their highly success "CITIES SAMPLER," which feature live performances from their Studio C Lounge. The new edition will be available in TARGET stores beginning NOVEMBER 18th.
All of the proceeds from the 33,000 sampler CDs (at $24.97 each) will go to MINNESOTA charities: It is expected to raise nearly $800,000 for adults, animals and children; organizations that better the lives of the homeless, the hungry, the disabled, the abused, the elderly, families, women and seriously ill children. As in years past, the disc is likely to completely sell out in a matter of days.
The sponsors this year include TARGET, GARTNER STUDIOS, TCF BANK and MCNALLY SMITH COLLEGE OF MUSIC. The graphic design is by SPANGLER DESIGN TEAM.
Artists featured this year include DAVID GRAY, JOHN MAYER, AMOS LEE, ONE ESKIMO, GUSTER, KEANE, THE AVETT BROTHERS, SARAH MCLACHLAN, COLBIE CAILLAT and many more.
There will also be a release party at the BAYVIEW EVENT CENTER in EXCELSIOR on NOVEMBER 16th. Featured sampler artists ONE ESKIMO, DONAVON FRANKENREITER, THE RESCUES and CEDAR AVENUE will be performing.