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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Media Contact

Beth Sorensen
Office of Communications
503/777-7574
beth.sorensen@reed.edu


DR. DEMENTO BRINGS HIS SHOWS TO REED

This year's Paideia at Reed, the student-run independent activities period between semesters, offers two music lectures and a full-on show from radio legend Dr. Demento (otherwise known as Barret Hansen), a 1963 Reed graduate in music. Tickets for the general public are available for $5 at the door for all events (free with a Reed ID). For more information call the Reed events hotline at 503/777-7755 or the Paideia hotline at 503/777-7530. Information may also be found at http://web.reed.edu/life/paideia or by emailing paideia@reed.edu.

A Cruise Through the Blues
Thursday, January 18
7:30 p.m., Vollum lecture hall

The Class of ’76
Friday, January 19
7:30 p.m., Vollum lecture hall

A discussion of the roots of early punk rock

Dr. Demento's Festival of Dementia
Saturday, January 20
7:30 p.m., Vollum lecture hall

Dr. Demento will bring some of his favorite novelty recordings, both new and old, complete with full audio and visual. Come see this famous radio host do what he does best!

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