The Fitz and Friends show from last Sunday that was partially pre-empted by the NASCAR rain delay has been scheduled for full showing this Saturday on Fox 11 at 7 p.m.
Jim Fitzgerald, better known as "Fitz in the Morning", radio personality Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays on CV 104.3 FM put together a special broadcast that originally aired on Fox 11 Palm Springs on May 24th at 9 p.m. The broadcast, cut from performances at the McCallum Theater by some great local talent. The show is co-hosted by KESQ's Patrick Evans, Morning Meteorologist and Host of Eye on the Desert. Patrick also hosts afternoon drive from 2 to 7 p.m. on CV 104.3 FM each weekday. The show will also benefit the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission.
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The Gulf California Broadcast Company is proud to announce that KDFX, FOX 11 – Palm Springs will partner with Wendy Jayne Productions on a “Best of jimi FITZ and Friends” music special benefitting the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission.
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The list of performers includes:
FAULTS OF ANDREAS, KAL DAVID AND LAURI BONO, JOHN CAREY, WILL DONATO, KEVIN HENRY, JOHN STANLEY KING, RONNIE KING, STEVE MADAIO, BARRY MINNIEFIELD, JIMMY PALMER, PENNY UNNIVERSITY, SERGIO VILLEGAS AND WENDY JANE.
“We are excited to be able to showcase some of the best musicians of our valley at a time when they are unable to perform due to the Covid-19 virus state guidelines”, says Gulf California Broadcast Company General Manager Jerry Upham. “At the same time the special will call attention to the funding issues surrounding the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission, and give viewers a chance to help out”.
In between performances, Patrick, “Fitz” and representatives from the rescue mission will showcase the needs of CVRM and viewers will be instructed how they can help.
“We appreciate the opportunity to present this program in an effort to raise much needed awareness and funds for the important work the Coachella Valley Rescue Mission does for our community”, says Executive Producer Jim Fitzgerald. “This special also gives music patrons who miss some of their favorite desert entertainers a chance to connect with them”.
For more information contact The Gulf California Broadcast Company at (760) 773-0342.