Pony Boy Records is pleased to announce the FINAL ARTISTS’ LINE-UP AND SPONSORS for the Fifth Annual Jazz Picnic. Returning to Magnuson Park on Sunday afternoon, September 7, by overwhelming popular demand, the label is bringing another great line-up for this years’ Jazz Picnic featuring some of the Northwest’s finest jazz from the Pony Boy Records stable or artists.

For the fifth straight year, join us for an entire afternoon of great jazz at Sand Point Magnuson Park’s Garden Amphitheatre. Pack a picnic or grab a gourmet dog from one our favorite food vendors and groove to performances by some of the Northwest’s top jazz artists in the lovely setting of the Garden

The 2008 JAZZ PICNIC line-up includes the following artists:
EMERALD CITY JAZZ ORCHESTRA, sponsored by Ann Babb/Chuck Cady RE/MAX NW; GREG WILLIAMSON DBL SAX, sponsored by Bosphorus Cymbals; VICTOR NORIEGA TRIO+2, sponsored by Print Time; PETE PETERSEN PORKPIE, sponsored by Hiroshi’s, VERN SIELERT DEKTET, sponsored by Varlamo’s Pizzeria; JAY THOMAS SEXTET, sponsored by Bank of America ; KAREN SHIVERS, AL KEITH GROUP and TROMBONASAURUS WRECKS.

Also featured are the talents of: Jon Hamar, Dan O’Brien Zydeco Étouffée, H.B. Radke, Hans Brehmer, Alexey Nikolaev, Travis Ranney, Richard Cole, Vanessa Sielert, Tom Varner, Dan Kramlich, Chuck Kistler, Susan Pascal, Mike West, Bryan Dickerson, Chris Symer, Bill Anschell, Craig Hoyer, Kevin Seeley, Greg Lyons, Thomas Marriott, Greg Koehler, Dave Marriott, Nathan Vetter, Bud Parker, Mark Taylor, Vanessa Sielert, Matso Limtiaco, Gary Shutes, Phil Henderson, Steve Rice, Gordon Brown, Nelson Bell, Eric Eagle, Willie Blair, Adam Kessler, Paul Gabrielson, Doug Zangar, Doug Reid, Phil Demaree, Greg Garrett, Geoff Cooke, Chris Clark, Greg Schroeder, Marty Tuttle, Dante’s Hot Dogs, and many more!

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