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Noise for the Needy 2013

Noise for the Needy (NFTN) is pleased to announce that the 2013 event will take place June 20th-22nd. Artists will play in Seattle's best known Ballard venues (Tractor Tavern, The Sunset, and Conor Byrne - as well as a massive new outdoor venue and beer garden, details TBA) to thousands of adoring fans. It's all for a good cause, as proceeds from NFTN 2013 will benefit a deserving Seattle charity to be named shortly.

Performers interested in being considered for a slot on NTFN 2013 should contact The cut off date for bands interested in applying is May 20th.

NFTN is a Seattle-based nonprofit organization that raises money for charitable causes through the production of live music shows. To date, NFTN has raised over $150,000 for Seattle charities.

Here's a short list of some past performers:

Fresh Espresso, Jeremy Burk, The Maldives, Miike Snow, Matt and Kim, Ravenna Woods, Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside, Viper Creek Club, The Redwood Plan, Grand Hallway, Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band plus so many more awesome bands.

About the Author

Sean DeTore is the Associate Producer of KIRO Radio's The Ron and Don Show (weekdays 3-7). He's been with the guys for over 7 years.

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