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Allman Brothers bassist to play at Centenary UMC

Discussion in 'News & PR' started by TalkBass, Oct 30, 2005.

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    Mar 12, 2004
    <p><img src="http://static.flickr.com/30/57518403_c0c8f79590_o.jpg" align="right" alt="Oteil Burbridge" />With attendance dwindling, Centenary United Methodist Church decided to start doing things a little differently. For one, it mixed up the music for its worship services, using a variety of styles from classical to guitars. But nothing has been as "cutting edge" as what's planned for Sunday, when the church brings in a band led by Allman Brothers bass player Oteil Burbridge. "This is not praise and worship. This is a good bit more edgy than that," said the Rev. Tim Bagwell, church pastor. For Burbridge, the church gig is an answered prayer. "It's something I've been praying for, then it just came to us," said Burbridge, leader of Oteil and the Peacemakers. <a href="http://www.macon.com/mld/macon/living/13023813.htm">Read more.</a> And check out Oteil's great website at: <a href="http://www.oteilburbridge.com">OteilBurbridge.com</a>.<p style="font-size:10px;text-align:right;">Technorati Tags: <a href="http://technorati.com/tag/Oteil Burbridge" rel="tag">Oteil Burbridge</a>, <a href="http://technorati.com/tag/Allman Brothers" rel="tag">Allman Brothers</a></p></p>