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Big Ass Boombox Compilation 2015

Check out the 2015 Big Ass Boombox Compilation cover designed by Brian Prairie of Ravenspring Creative!  Would you like to get your hands on a copy?  The first 150 people each night who come to the 2312 Gallery stage will get a compilation for free!  Make sure to come early because there are only 150 available each night.  Special thanks to Tom Douglas Restaurants for making this festival, and this compilation possible.2015 Comp Cover

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New Venues!

Many thanks to The Upstairs and 2312 Gallery for Hosting stages this year! All of the Writers will be speaking at The Upstairs and 2312 Gallery will be hosting music.  Check out the full schedule here. Check out some photos below!

The Upstairs

2312 Gallery

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2015 Writers Lineup is amazing!

Brought to you by Poetry NW and The Monarch Review!

All writers are reading at The Upstairs (21+)

On Friday, January 2nd:
Spike Friedman
Montreux Rotholtz
Piper Daniels
Shaun Scott
Adam Boehmer
On Saturday, January 3rd:
Connie Jenson
Matt Muth
Ed Skoog
Willie Fitzgerald
Lillian Ruth Fitzgerald
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KEXP Suggests

KEXP had a few nice words to say about the festival:

“…bands like The Hoot HootsJulia Massey and the Five Finger DiscountThe Jesus RehabXVIII EyesTangerineFriends and FamilyThe Great UmAbraham and Robb Benson and the Shelk will be sharing three stages – The Crocodile main stage, The Croc’s back bar and The Rendezvous’ Jewel Box – over the course of two nights, playing the free, all-ages event. Additionally, from 7PM-8:30PM, there will be readers opening each night with poetry and essays about Seattle music – from Kurt Cobain to Elvis….”

Read the full article HERE

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Boombox Seattle Poster

From 6pm until 1am each night!

Poster design by Benjamin Violet. Benjamjamjam.com

Poster design by Benjamin Violet. Benjamjamjam.com

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31 Bands and 7 writers confirmed

2014 confirmed participants!  Exact lineup to be announced as the date draws closer.

Friends and Family
Tangerine
XVIII Eyes
The Hoot Hoots
Julia Massey
The Jesus Rehab
The West
Week of Wonders
The Great Um
Charms
Half-Breed
Robb Benson and the Shelk
Nouela (solo set)
iji
Abraham
Special Explosion
The Yev
Bandolier
Scarves
Swingset Showdown
Livingston Seagull
Fan Fiction
Yonder
A Breakthrough in Field Studies
Roaming Herds of Buffalo
Fanno Creek (PDX)
Summer Cannibals (PDX)
A Happy Death (PDX)
Bike Thief (PDX)

Writers:

Sarah Galvin
Maged Zahir
Johnny Horton
Rich Smith
Sierra Nelson
Kary Wayson
Jane Wong

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