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January 04, 2005

Hideout benefit for tsunami relief

Freakwater will headline a Monday, 1/10 concert and auction event at the Hideout, with all proceeds dedicated to tsunami relief. The show will start at 7:00 pm; in addition to Mizzes Irwin and Bean, entertainment will be provided by the Redmoon Theatre band Mocca Pazza and "special guests." Attendees are advised to bring their piggy banks for the silent auction of items donated by the likes of Thrill Jockey and Bloodshot Records, Wilco, Kelly Hogan, Steve Walters, Jay Ryan, Matt Daly, Tony Fitzpatrick, Marty Perez and others. Beneficiaries include Unicef, Americares and Mercy Corps.

Update: View selected auction items here.