Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 14, 2013
A free concert and fundraising DVD release party for the Café Racer Shooting Memorial Fund featuring Bakelite 78, The Bad Things and musicians from Cafe Racer's weekly Racer Sessions will be held at The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S at 8 p.m. on Sept. 22. The DVD documents last year’s benefit concert for the Café Racer Shooting Memorial Fund that was held at the Neptune Theater on June 7, 2012. The Café Racer Shooting Memorial Fund has raised more than $80,000 and hopes to raise another $20,000 through the sales of the DVD and through ongoing donations from the Brown Paper Tickets Artist Ticket Program.
WHAT: DVD release party benefitting the Café Racer Shooting Memorial Fund.
WHEN: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013
6-7:30 p.m. Media preview of DVD Release party.
Café Racer Memorial Fund coordinator Nancy Neyhart
DVD producer Deborah Bouchegnies
David Crellin from Circus Contraption
Jimmy Berg of The Bad Things and of Brown Paper Tickets
Check presentation of $7,000 advance from Brown Paper Tickets Artist Ticket crowdfunding program.
DVD clips available.
Video testimonial from one of the family members of the victims telling us what affect the fund has had on her life.
8 p.m.-midnight concert that is open to the public, including artists and families associated with the DVD.
WHERE: The Royal Room, 5000 Ranier Ave. S.
WHO: Artists who gathered for the Café Racer Memorial Benefit concert last June 7 will gather again for this DVD release party. The public is welcome.
WHY: A final push to raise funds for the families and to inspire healing with a DVD memorial, and with the Brown Paper Tickets Artist Ticket Program.
An opportunity for the families affected by the tragedy to express what the fund has meant for their recuperation.