June 10, 2023 12:42 am

SEATTLE, March 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Pacific Science Center (PacSci) nowadays announced a new partnership with Seattle-primarily based radio station KEXP. Titled Reside at the Laser Dome: KEXP DJ in Residence, the partnership contains a DJ residency plan by way of which KEXP DJs will make special musical laser experiences in PacSci’s Laser Dome. The plan kicks off on Wednesday, April five with DJ Yaddy.

“I am proud to announce our new partnership with KEXP, an international neighborhood of music lovers and music makers primarily based right here in Seattle,” mentioned Will Daugherty, President and CEO of PacSci. “It really is an absolute pleasure to host KEXP’s globe-renowned DJs in the world’s biggest laser dome. This thrilling partnership is a celebration of the city of Seattle and highlights the profound ties amongst STEM, music, and neighborhood.”

“It really is usually a joy to collaborate with our neighbors at Pacific Science Center,” mentioned Chris Kellogg, Chief Programming Officer at KEXP. “And this newest endeavor is shaping up to be one thing unique. We’re searching forward to joining PacSci to celebrate the energy of enjoying and discovering excellent music collectively — with lasers!”

Each 3 months, a diverse KEXP DJ will curate a series of month-to-month playlists for the Laser Dome. The pick DJ will then carry out a reside set accompanying the laser functionality as soon as a month at the Laser Dome. DJs had been chosen from KEXP shows such as El Sonido, Optimistic Vibrations, Street Sounds, Mechanical Breakdown, and other people.

PacSci’s Laser Dome is one particular of the biggest devoted laser domes in the globe. It is also the longest-operating laser dome in the globe and the only laser dome in the Pacific Northwest. Throughout reside shows, PacSci’s laser artists adapt every single show in true time primarily based on the crowd’s reaction.

To find out extra and obtain tickets, check out PacSci.org.

About KEXP

KEXP’s mission is to enrich your life by championing music and discovery. Our vision is a connected and compassionate globe embracing curiosity and a shared really like of music. An international neighborhood of music lovers and music makers, KEXP is a nonprofit organization fostering partnership and neighborhood developing by way of broadcast, on line, and in-particular person music experiences.

Considering the fact that our founding at the University of Washington in 1972, we’ve remained focused on championing music from all about the globe — spanning eras, types, and traditions.

KEXP operates one particular of the most influential listener-supported music radio stations in the globe, broadcasting at 90.three KEXP-FM, Seattle and by way of our web-site and mobile apps. A lot more information and facts at KEXP.ORG.

About Pacific Science Center (PacSci)

Pacific Science Center is an independent, not-for-profit institution in Seattle, Washington and has been a gateway to access science education and innovation for more than 60 years. The institution’s mission is to ignite curiosity in every single kid and fuel a passion for discovery, experimentation, and crucial considering in all of us. Pacific Science Center innovated for the duration of the pandemic to expand its digital and virtual programming and boost its attain across Washington, employing technologies to bring experiential STEM education straight to residences and classrooms. In 2021—2022, its interactive on line applications reached almost half a million persons and Virtual Field Trips reached extra than 28,000 students across the state. PacSci imagines a future in which it serves every single grade in every single preK-eight Title I college in the state with programming in schools, digital and virtual programming, and in-particular person field trips–all at no price to schools, educators, or households.

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