Beautiful Day Media has announced Songs After Sandy: Friends of Red Hook For Sandy Relief, a charity compilation to raise funds for communities devastated by Hurricane Sandy.
‘Friends of Red Hook’ includes musicians from all over the world who have come together to help. In alphabetical order: Adam Acuragi, Joseph Arthur, Brendon Benson, Eric Burdon, Ben Folds Five, Ben Harper, Roger Hodgson, Kaiser Cartel, Emmanuel Jal, Matt Lenny, Eli Lieb, Toby Lightman, Jeff Lynne, Joan Osborne, Amanda Palmer, Kenny Wayne Shepherd featuring Buddy Flett, Smitty, Ringo Starr, thenewno2, Bow Thayer, These United States, Joe Walsh, Bob Weir and Jesse Malin.
These artists have offered previously unreleased tracks while others have offered unique experiences and one of a kind signed items. The music will be released in volumes, while signed items will be announced as they are donated.
Songs After Sandy: Friends of Red Hook For Sandy Relief is being sponsored by the Not For Profit Green Ground Zero, which was founded to help communities rebuild after disasters. All proceeds from this project will go to Restore Red Hook, Red Hook Initiative, Occupy Sandy, specifically the “Wedding Register” they maintain where they detail items needed in specific communities and Green Ground Zero.
For more information, visit http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/songsaftersandy.