Playback Launch Party

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Playback Launch Party
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Playback Launch Party says
Join us on Tuesday February 28 for live music to celebrate PlayBack, the library’s music streaming collection that highlights amazing local talent. Library cardholders can download or stream tracks from 100 artists selected by local music experts. Stay tuned. We will accept more submissions from local artists later this year. Tuesday night features Honcho Poncho, Theoretics, and dance music spun by KEXP’s DJ Sharlese. There will be a cash bar. All ages, must have ID to drink.

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7:00 PM – Doors / DJ
7:55 PM – MC / Welcome / Introduce first performance
8:00 PM – Theoretics
8:40 PM – Sharlese Metcalf - KEXP DJ, host/producer of Audioasis
9:00 PM – Honcho Poncho
10:00 PM – END

Theoretics is a five piece livetronica band from Seattle, WA known for their well crafted instrumentals and collaborations with highly respected Northwest vocalists. They continue to be known for their energetic live shows and ability to blend programmed and live elements seamlessly during their performances.

Honcho Poncho is a five piece American alternative rock band from Seattle, Washington. They collectively weigh close to nine hundred pounds. Honcho Poncho aims to keep your toes tapping and your heads bopping as they fire you up and cool you down. Their self-produced and recorded debut full length, "Late Night" is now available on Playback or wherever you look hard enough for it!”

Tim Lennon - Vera Project; City of Seattle Music Commissioner

Sharlese Metcalf - KEXP DJ and host/producer of Audioasis

Liz Riley Tollefson - Three Imaginary Girls

Jonathan Zwickel – senior editor at City Arts

Kreg Hasegawa - The Seattle Public Library

Kathleen Morley - The Seattle Public Library

Cameron McCracken - The Seattle Public Library

Abby Bass - The Seattle Public Library

This event is made possible with support from the Seattle Public Library Foundation.
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By: The Seattle Public Library