An Evening with Uncle Bonsai

An Evening with Uncle Bonsai

Saturday, June 29, 8:00 PM An Evening with Uncle Bonsai – Book/CD Release Concert Tickets: $17/Advance $20/Door; (Special $30 Gold Circle Tix available – First 3 Rows) Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com or by phone 1-800-838-3006 Doors: 7:30 PM More info: 206-527-3546 The Seattle trio Uncle Bonsai performs original, contemporary folk/pop music. With their soaring and intricate 3-part vocal harmonies and biting humor, accompanied by only an acoustic guitar, Arni Adler, Patrice O’Neill, and Andrew Ratshin deliver poignantly unflinching portrayals of life, love, and a guy named Doug. The trio’s influences range from the Beatles to Stephen Sondheim. Some say Zappa cross-bred with Peter, Paul and Mary. Loudon Wainwright III, the Roches. Uncle Bonsai’s acoustic folk-pop songs are almost one-act plays or short stories, resisting strict pop, folk, or singer-songwriter categories. Three tightly tiered and adhered voices, acoustic guitar. That’s it. Nearly naked folk-pop for everyone....