Upcoming Events:

We are thrilled to announce our 2nd Annual Benefit Concert!

Sunday, November 24th, 2019 – Moore Theatre, 7 pm

Funds from the benefit concert directly support SMASH. Tickets on sale October 4th.

$25/$49/$99 ticket options.

To avoid extra fees, tickets can be purchased at the Paramount box office:

911 Pine St, Seattle, 98101.

Expect a dynamic cross section of Neil Young’s music from his most intimate acoustic songs to his explorations into electric guitar feedback and fury as interpreted by amazing local musicians.

Next Custom Hearing Protection Program date – November 5th!

Email smash@smashseattle.org with any questions!


Thanks to the Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center, UW Speech and Hearing Sciences and Clear Hearing and Audiology for partnering with SMASH for our second Custom Hearing Protection Program (CHPP) on May 20, 2019.

IanMooreOnce again, a huge thanks to “Ian Moore and the “Triple Door for supporting SMASH at the Ian Moore Birthday Show on August 10, 2018. Happy Birthday Ian!

IanKEXP2Ian Moore, SMASH President and Founder, presented a passionate Key Note at the Health and Personal Care in the Music History KEXP Mastering the Hustle on May 12, 2018.


Some nights are magic. Thanks to every artist, friend and volunteer who came together on May 5th, celebrating the music of Mother Love Bone with us, to benefit SMASH. For the record: Carrie Akre, Jeff Ament, Shawn Bates, Danny Bland, Adam Czeisler, Tim DeJulio, Bruce Fairweather, Rick Friel, Tony Fulgham, Greg Gilmore, Stone Gossard, Om Johari, Ben London, Steve Mack, Mike Musburger, Danny Newcomb, Ben Rew, Jeff Rouse, and Shawn Smith, you brought the love rock that helped SMASH raise over $30,000 to help keep Seattle area musicians healthy!

Thanks to Jackie Ryall, SMASH Board and Founder, for presenting on the panel Creating Successful Music Ecosystems: Ethical Approaches to Addressing Artists Needs and Representation at the “2018 New Music Ecosystem Conference”.

Major kudos and thanks to the Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center and UW Speech and Hearing Sciences for partnering with SMASH in a very successful launch of our Custom Hearing Protection Program (CHPP) on Nov. 7, 2017.

Thanks everybody who pitched in to make the October 8, 2017 SMASH Royal Room house party a success! Kudos to Tom Price Desert Classic, MKB Ultra(lyte), Mike Giacolino, Low Bar Ramblers, Royal Room, Tito’s Handmade Vodkas, Archie McPhee, Gibson Guitars, MoPop, and the Rafflettes!

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Shout out to “Ian Moore and the “Triple Door for supporting SMASH at the Ian Moore Birthday Show on August 12, 2017. Happy Birthday Ian!

Thank you “Sage Integrative Medicine Clinic” and “head 2 toe Spine & Sports Therapy” for a kicking benefit on July 12, 2017!!