Many shows to benefit the families of the senseless tragedy that happened at Cafe Racer and Seattle’s downtown this week are being planned: Here’s the first few that we know about. We’ll update this list as more info becomes available.
Cafe Racer benefit show schedule:
Sunday, June 3rd Cafe Racer will hosting a huge outdoor show in the alley behind the cafe. starting at 8PM. Money will be raised via sales of the Racer Sessions Compilation discs. Suggested minimum donation is set at $5 and all of the proceeds are going directly into a fund that benefit the families of all of the victims, including the Bellevue woman that died downtown.
A benefit show will happen this Monday, June 4th, at Hale’s Palladium, featuring members of Circus Contraption, The Bad Things, Beefcake, the local busking and circus communities across the board. It starts at 7 pm, goes until 11 pm, and admission is by donation. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the families of all victims.
Tuesday, June 4th Neumos. Roman Holiday, China Davis, Clearly Beloved and Not From Brooklyn have turned their already scheduled show into a benefit show for the families of the victims. See the Facebook event page for more info: Neumos Benefit
The Tractor Tavern and Conor Byrne are in the planning stages of a benefit for Tuesday, June 19th. Band members and friends associated with those killed will perform. Look for more details soon regarding this joint effort between both venues all night.