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Night of Musical Madness 2009 featuring Art Brut and Brent Amaker and the Rodeo

You remember the Night of Musical Madness, don’t you?

What’s that? You don’t know what the Night of Musical Madness is. Well, loyal  readers will recall that my annual Night of Musical Madness is the one night a year when I attempt to catch two shows in the same night. It all started back in 2007 when I won tickets to see Art Brut and the Hold Steady at the University of Washington and was invited to catch Rakim and Ghostface Killah at the Showbox on the same night. I’m not one to turn down a good show, so I drove 348 miles round trip to see both concerts. It was such a wild experience that I decided to do it again last year, so on a cold December night I caught Metallica at KeyArena and then drove to Showbox SoDo to see Wu-Tang Clan immediately after the Metallica show.

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Art Brut, Constantines, Throw Me The Statues and more to rock Noise for the Needy

Noise For The Needy, a local non-profit organization that raises money for charitable causes through the production of live music shows, has announced the lineup for this year’s festival. Headliners include the 1990s , Art Brut, The Constantines, Grand Archives, Crystal Antlers, Throw Me The Statue and more. This year’s shows will take place at several venues across Seattle June 10th through 14th and will feature more than 40 bands. All proceeds will benefit Transitional Resources, a licensed mental health center and residential program located in West Seattle.

Here are the scheduled shows:

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