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March 18, 2008

CKUA Radio Spring Dance to Feature Amos Garrett

Written by
cindy mcleod

CKUA Radio
Spring Dance Party
Amos Garrett & the Eh Team
Saturday, April 12
Bowness Sportsplex, Calgary

Renowned Guitarist Celebrates Release of New CD

Two of Alberta’s greatest gifts are in the news these days as guitarist Amos Garrett his Eh Team perform and record live for CKUA Radio on Saturday, April 12, at the Bowness Sportsplex in Calgary.

The evening’s events kick off with a live broadcast featuring CKUA announcer Baba and his popular Saturday program, Baba’s Grooves, before turning it over to Amos and his band for some hot blues and dancing.

Amos Garrett, who makes his home in High River, is one of the finest guitarists on the planet. His resume includes work with some of the greatest names in the Canadian and International music fields, such as Stevie Wonder, Bonnie Raitt, Maria Muldaur (with all of whom he’s recorded), Anne Murray, Ian & s Tyson’s ‘The Great Speckled Bird’, Paul Butterfield’s ‘Better Days’ – in all more than 150 artists over the past .

The Juno nominated musician is celebrating the release of his new CD Get Way Back – A Tribute to Percy Mayfield, on Stony Plain Records. The CD release concert will be recorded for future broadcast on CKUA program Live From Alberta Stages.

for more info visit www.ckua.com

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