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Most recent updates from Noise for the Needy, a Seattle-based non-profit organization whose goal is to raise money for charitable causes through the production of live music shows. We are proud to announce this year’s bigger-than-ever-before events. Proceeds this year will benefit Urban Rest Stop, an organization that provides a clean, safe and welcoming facility where homeless individuals and families can come and use restrooms, shower and laundry facilities in Seattle at no cost to patrons. For a detailed listing of bands and clubs go to www.noisefortheneedy.org .

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NOISE FOR THE NEEDY 2010 ANNOUNCES THIS YEAR’S LINEUP!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NOISE FOR THE NEEDY 2010 ANNOUNCES THIS YEAR’S LINEUP!

APRIL 29, 2010, SEATTLE, WA: Seattle-based non profit Noise For The Needy, an organization that raises money for charitable causes through the production of live music shows, has announced the lineup for this year’s festival, which promises to be a great one! Headliners include The Album Leaf, Visqueen, John Vanderslice, Portland Cello Project, Horse Feathers, Tiny Vipers , The Maldives, Whalebones, Thunderheist, and Virgin Islands. Over 70 bands are confirmed for this year’s NFTN fest (with more confirmations coming soon).

This year’s NFTN beneficiary, Teen Feed, serves over 11,000 meals each year to over 600 homeless youth in the Seattle area. The organization, founded in 1989, averages 40-50 guests each evening, and serves meals six nights weekly. This year, Teen Feed (www.teenfeed.org) is adding a seventh night. This amazing organization is the only provider of meals specifically to youth and young adults in the University District that is open regularly Sunday through Friday.

The full confirmed lineup is below, and more information can be found on the newly-redesigned Noise For The Needy Website, http://www.noisefortheneedy.org:

The Album Leaf
Delta Spirit
The Maldives
Visqueen
John Vanderslice
Portland Cello Project
Grand Hallway
Thunderheist
Kinski
Horse Feathers
Virgin Islands
Eighteen  Individual Eyes
Abraham
Ali Marcus
Angelo Spencer et les Hauts Sommets
Animals at Night
Bronze Fawn
Butts
C’est La Mort
Chadwick
Curtains for you
Daniel G harmann
Delta Spirit
DJ Conquergood
DJ El Toro
DJ Girth
DJ Justin Case
DJ NoDak
Drew Grow & the Pastors’ Wives
Facts About Funerals
Final Spins (solo)
Fox and the Law
Friday Mile
Goldfinch
Grenades
Hallways
Hurricane Chaser
Hypatia Lake
Ivan and Alyosha
jan Norberg
Jeremy Burk
Josh Ottum
Julavee
Jupe Jupe
The Kilcids Band
The Kindness Kind
Lady Drama
Lady Krishna’s Peppermint lounge
Let’s Get Lost
Love Sick (feat. Alicia Amiri)
Magic Mirrors
Mal de Mer
Massy Ferguson
Mighty Tiger
NighTrain
Pillow Army
Sap’N
Shana Cleveland (The Curious Mystery)
Shelby Earl
Soul Senate
Summer Babes
Tempers
The Keeper
Tiny Vipers
Tomten
Viper Creek club
Watch it Sparkle
Whalebones

For more information, please contact Joan Hiller Depper at Riot Act Media. (joan@riotactmedia.com).

NOISE FOR THE NEEDY ANNOUNCES FULL ’08 SCHEDULE, LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

April 30, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Noise For The Needy launches new website featuring the entire 2008 festival schedule, MP3s, videos, volunteer information and more!

SEATTLE, WA: a Seattle-based non-profit organization whose goal is to raise money for charitable causes through the production of live music shows, has just launched their new website, and with that launching, the full schedule of 2008’s Noise For The Needy events.

Along with the full schedule announcement, http://www.noisefortheneedy.org features MP3s and videos from this year’s performers, as well as links to purchase tickets for this year’s events, information on how to volunteer, and more. Proceeds from this year’s events (the first of which is David Schmader’s annotated screening of the cult classic, Showgirls, at The Triple Door on May 14th, followed by June shows from Talib Kweli, Two Gallants, Matt and Kim, The Black Angels and more) will benefit Urban Rest Stop, an organization that provides a clean, safe and welcoming facility where homeless individuals and families can come and use restrooms, shower and laundry facilities in Seattle at no cost to patrons, and the website features extensive information about the program, including a video tour.

For more information about Noise For The Needy or this year’s events, contact Joan Hiller at Riot Act Media (joan@riotactmedia.com), view the new website (www.noisefortheneedy.org) or the organization’s MySpace page (www.myspace.com/noisefortheneedy.)

Congrads to New Faces!!!

We would like to congratulate new faces for winning the 21 and under battle of the bands at EMP this year.

Before their big Bumbershoot performance you can get a sneak peek of New Faces at Noise for the Needy. We are very excited to have them performing this year on Friday June 13th at King Cobra. A link about their win is below:

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/353419_soundoff03.html

Information about their show is listed below. Congrads again you guys!!!

Noise for the Needy presents

King Cobra

$10 | 21+ | 9PM

Math & Physics Club

Boat

Kate Tucker & the Sons of Sweden

New Faces

Dj Danger Nun

Volunteers needed !!!

Street team members: We need volunteers mid-late April to post the Showgirls event flyers and drop off flyers and hand bills in local businesses. The areas that need to be covered are West Seattle, Capitol Hill, Ballard, Fremont, University District, Downtown and Columbia City.  If you live or work in one of these areas and have a couple of hours to spare walking around flyering please contact darlene and she will get you the flyers and hand bills. Thanks everyone

you can email darlene at darlene@noisefortheneedy.org

Thanks Three Imaginary Girls!!

Three imaginary girls will be co-sponsoring our upcoming Neumos show (on June 14th) featuring Matt&Kim, Yacht, No fi soul rebellion, and a special guest. We are super excited to be working with them again as they are an amazing group of people!

http://www.threeimaginarygirls.com/blogentry/2008apr/noisefortheneedy_2008

Two Gallants Interview

A friend sent me this awesome Two gallants interview. Can’t wait to have them here is Seattle for Noise for the Needy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dX8SZLxoh_g

Cheers
-Rich