West Foot Forward Festival

The Rialto Theatre Presents

West Foot Forward Festival

Sat, September 9

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$10.00

This event is 21 and over

West Foot Forward Festival
Local record label, Baby Gas Mask Records is wrapping
up their anthology of the Tucson music and arts scene with a jam packed festival featuring the best of local music and local visual artists. The festival will be the official release event for the last six split 7” records in the series featuring Naim Amor,
Louise Le Hir, Golden Boots, Acorn Bcorn, Foxx Bodies, Lando Chill, Trans Van Santos, Human Behavior, Hermanitos, Wight Lhite, Laura and the Killed Men, and Rising Sun Daughter.

The anthology will be available at the show and includes
a set of 10 split 7” vinyl records featuring 20 local bands, all recorded at Baby Gas Mask”s Studio 42 between 2013-16. Many of the bands were up and coming artists as well as mainstays of the Tucson music community. The four previous releases included artists
Best Dog Award, Sun Bones, Ghostal, Garbowski, Katterwaul, Head Over Heart, Mik and Scott, and Gamma Like Very Ultra.

Visual artists who contributed to the series include Danny
Martin, Donovan White, Adela Navarrette, Jacob Breckenridge, Alexsey Kashtelyan, Marina Cornelius, Lana Rebel, Bridgitte Thum, Addie Beechwood, and Rusty Boulet-Stephenson. All record covers were screen printed at Tanline Printing on uniquely painted paper.
These stunning covers coupled with brightly colored vinyl records highlight the diverse range of musical and visual artists in Tucson. This anthology is a one of a kind treasure for any vinyl, music, or arts enthusiast. Some specially crafted box sets will
be available at the show. Come celebrate this collection of amazing people who make our community shine.
Venue Information:
191 Toole
191 E. Toole Ave
Tucson, AZ, 85701