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Alabama's Jeff Cook announces new CD

Thursday, April 15, 2010 – Former Alabama lead guitarist and fiddle player Jeff Cook will have a new album out next month.

Cook and his Allstar Goodtime Band release "Shaken, Not Stirred" (Quest) on May 11. The album's multi-genre material showcases Cook playing country and other genres.

"Sure, country music got me to where I am but there are a lot of other formats and musicians out there who had major impacts on me as a music man" said Cook. "You'll hear some original country songs on this album but also some classic multi-genre hits that I think lots of folks will remember...Jackie Wilson's Lonely Teardrops, Dave Clark Five's Because and The Beatles' She's A Woman to name a few."

Alabama bass player Teddy Gentry joined Cook for harmonizing and Nashville recording artist Danielle Peck did a duet of the Pointer Sisters' hit Fire.

Songs on the CD are:

1. Waitin' On Willie to Sing

2. Because

3. Misery Loves Company

4. I'll Give You That

5. I've Been Around Enough To Know

6. Lonely Teardrops

7. Dreamer Gone Blind

8. She's A Woman

9. Don't Fish And Drive

10. Fire

11. Looking For A Love

12. AGB Medley

Shortly after Alabama's final farewell tour, Cook formed the Allstar Goodtime Band and has continued to release music.

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