REPORTING: RABBIT ZIELKE
Bluegrass Bands, Helping Hands is a project supporting DOC-UP, the Dalton Organization for Churches United for People. Regional and national bluegrass and mountain musicians donated various tracks in support of this nonprofit organization that helps families effected by unemployment in Whitfield County and Dalton, Georgia.
The CD contains 22 tracks with a special bonus tribute to Porter Wagoner. Donated tracks were provided by national names like Louisa Branscomb, Jeanette Williams, Janet McGarry as well as regional artists like Lou Wamp, John Boulware, Steel String Session and Earl Brackin. All of the proceeds raised from the sale of this CD benefit DOC-UP and will help with rent and utilities for families that lost their jobs in the recent economic crisis.
The CD release party will take place this Saturday, July 24th at the Historic Dalton Freight Depot at 305 S Depot Street in Dalton Georgia. The party is from 7 to 9 pm with entertainment provided by the Lou Wamp Band.
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