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We are giving away 5 CD copies of Paulo Franco's new record, The Last Card, alongside an exclusive poster! Paulo's upcoming record features Bob Rupe (The Silos, Cracker, Sparklehorse), Daniel Clarke (Ryan Adams and the Shining), Stephen McCarthy (ex-Jayhawks) and Johnny Hott (Gutterball, House of Freaks), to name a few. Paulo Franco is a Richmond, Virginia based bilingual singer/songwriter. He has opened for the likes of nationally touring singer/songwriters such as Chris Knight and Bloodshot Records artists Cory Branan and Austin Lucas. His Americana music is a blend of rock, old school country, alt-country and blues. The music draws heavily from influences like Steve Earle, Hank Williams, John Hiatt, Slaid Cleaves, Chris Knight, the Gram Parsons inspired music of the Rolling Stones, the Drive By Truckers and The Grateful Dead. Contest Range: USA (50 states) Prize: 1 CD copy of Paulo Franco's The Last Card with exclusive poster! Sponsor: City Bird Publicity Number of Winners: 5 Multiple entries allowed