Lorrie Hayes of the Flat Broke Blues Band with the new CD.

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan’s very own Flat Broke Blues Band is having a CD release party this week in Marquette,  MI.

The band is performing this Friday evening at 6pm at the UpFront & Company nightclub to celebrate the release of “FB 3” the band’s third studio album.

Flat Broke’s lead singer Lorrie Hayes joined SUNNY 101.9’s Mark and Walt in the Morning today to promote the event.

Lorrie was joined by show co-host and fellow band member Walt Lindala to chat about the evening’s schedule and more about the CD.  They talked about writing and producing the music on the CD and about the process of writing and recording.

To listen to the interview, please click on the link below:

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For more about the new CD and how to order a copy, click “HERE“.

Carl Fulsher and Lorrie Hayes

Carl Fulsher, Community Representative with the American Cancer Society, and Lorrie Hayes, Event Organizer, joined Mark Evans to talk about the upcoming Blues For Life Cancer Benefit.  The event is scheduled for 5:oo pm this Saturday (May 7-th) at the Lagniappe Cajun Creole Restaurant in Downtown Marquette, MI.

This event will be the 5-th annual Blues For Life and will feature three blues bands, a Cajun dinner buffet, a silent auction, door prizes and more.  The bands are:  Fireside from Iron Mountain, MI, Flat Broke Blues Band from Marquette, MI and Captain Woody Boogie and the Pirates of Groove from Houghton, MI.

All proceeds will go to benefit the American Cancer Society and it’s Relay For Life effort.  Tickets are $25.00 and can be purchased in advance at the Lagniappe and at The Screened Image in Downtown Marquette, MI.

To listen to the complete interview with Carl and Lorrie, please click “HERE“.  For more on the Blues For Life event, please click “HERE“.