Coos Community Radio
PO Box 1713
Coos Bay Oregon 97420
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 4, 2015
Contact: Patricia Gouveia 541-217-8949
TAKE A TRIP TO BURNING MAN WITH COOS COMMUNITY RADIO
Join Coos Community Radio, the Tuna Guys and 7Devils Brewer) for a showing of “Taking My Parents to Burning Man”, a film about the least likely family vacation imaginable. Bryant Boesen follows his adventures with his 60 year-old parents at the infamous Burning Man Arts Festival in the Black Rock Desert. The film won the Audience Choice Award for Best Documentary at both the 2014 Sonoma International Film Festival, where it had its world premiere, and the 2014 Newport Beach Film Festival. It also won the Micro-Budget Feature Award at the 2014 Maui Film Festival.
The film will be shown at the Egyptian Theater on Saturday, March 14th, 2015 from 7:30 to 9:00pm. This event also marks the introduction of the Coos Community Radio station, KJAJ LP-FM 98.1, to the community. Coos Community Radio is a nonprofit, all-volunteer public radio station that formed to support community goals and social objectives through extensive outreach and to allow everyday citizens the chance to become creative contributors in a media rich world. CCR will establish a broadcast medium open to the public giving voice to the unserved and underserved, providing local perspectives and human-interest stories and highlighting local talent.
Tickets can be purchased at the door for $10.00. Come early and enjoy a meal with the Tuna Guys and a brew with 7 Devils Brewery. Coos Community Radio will be premeiring a selection of music that is representative of KJAJ.
Want to be a DJ? Learn about broadcasting? You can be part of an independent, locally-orientated station that puts media in the hands of the people. Join us and learn about volunteer and underwriting opportunities or just share your energy.