August 11: DOUG THERIAULT & RM FRANCIS

Chapel Performance Space 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle (50th & Sunnyside in Wallingford) 8pm, $5-15 sliding scale Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents Doug Theriault and RM Francis for its third installment of its 2018 program at the Chapel Performance Space, in association with the Wayward Music Series. Portland-based Doug Theriault makes his first Seattle appearance in five years, performing live cut […]

June 2nd Performance Recap

After an intense 24 hour lead up to the show, attempting to secure 2 additional speakers for the Arun Chandra’s 8-channel piece, the evening began with gorgeous reddish-orange light from the sunset bleeding into Scott Goodwin’s polyrhythmic midi-driven modular set.  Einstein-on-the-beach sounding arpeggiations articulated with Goodwin’s techno sensibilities, were layered with lush pads and granular […]

June 2: Arun Chandra & Scott Goodwin at The Chapel Performance Space

Gift Tapes/DRAFT Presents: Arun Chandra & Scott Goodwin Saturday, June 2, 2018 Chapel Performance Space 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle (50th & Sunnyside in Wallingford) 8pm, $5-15 sliding scale Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents the Arun Chandra and Scott Goodwin for its second installment of its 2018 program at the Chapel Performance Space, in association with the […]

Adam Diller, Filming the Nonhuman at NWFF May 8!

Adam Diller (of $.99 Dreams, BNSF) is showing his film work at NW Film Forum on May 8th in Seattle! For all of you that are fans of his music (and general sensibilities/humor), this is your chance to see it on the big screen! https://www.facebook.com/events/1759356220773815/ http://www.adamdiller.com/ https://nwfilmforum.org/education/workshops/filming-the-nonhuman-with-adam-diller/  

Feb 3: Seattle Phonographers Union & Mesh Collaborative

Chapel Performance Space 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle (50th & Sunnyside in Wallingford) 8pm, $5-15 sliding scale Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents the Seattle Phonographers Union and Mesh Collaborative for its first installment of its 2018 program at the Chapel Performance Space, in association with the Wayward Music Series. The Seattle Phonographers Union, a unique collective with […]

DRAFT site upgrade. JEA ‘Truth’ ships today!

Today we just launched a redesign for DRAFT’s main page! Our site is now mobile-friendly. It is built on bootstrap, using the HTML5/CSS3 spec, with a bit of JS and jQuery to help things out. We’ve simplified the design to address load times and addressed issues with our audio player. Please give us feedback and/or […]

New DRAFT tape: Jason E Anderson ‘Truth’

Jason E Anderson, Truth DRAFT D021 / TAPE / Edition of 100 DRAFT is pleased to announce its first release in three years by offering Jason E Anderson‘s Truth, a 60 minute live performance released on tape. Performed and recorded live on February 11, 2017 at Jack Straw Studios in Seattle with Ian Halloran reading text from Metaphors We […]

August 26 JARRAD POWELL & GOLDEN RETRIEVER

Gift Tapes/DRAFT Presents: JARRAD POWELL & GOLDEN RETRIEVER August 26, 2017 8pm, $5-15 sliding scale Chapel Performance Space Facebook event page Gift Tapes event page Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents Jarrad Powell & Golden Retriever for its forth installment of its 2017 program at the Chapel Performance Space, in association with the Wayward Music Series. Jarrad Powell will […]

May 6 Program Notes

I’ve been in touch with the artists and they have each sent us some program notes for the May 6th performance! See below to find out more about what each artist will be presenting! Also, I have an important announcement about the next installment of our series on August 26th. Pulse Emitter/Daryl Groetsch had to […]

May 6: SETH NEHIL, RM FRANCIS, CAMERON SHAFII

Gift Tapes/DRAFT Presents: SETH NEHIL, RM FRANCIS, CAMERON SHAFII May 6, 2017 Chapel Performance Space 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle Doors 7:30 / Start 8:15pm $5-15 sliding scale, All-ages Info/Sounds: Gift Tapes event page / Facebook event page Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents a night of experimental electronic music featuring Seth Nehil, RM Francis and Cameron Shafii – for the […]