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Name your own price, including $0...BUT THE MUSIC TOOK ME A MILLION HOURS TO MAKE SO IF YOU CHOOSE TO PAY I REALLY APPRECIATE IT AND I'M SURE YOU'LL BE REWARDED KARMICALLY LIKE MAYBE YOU'LL FIND AN UN-SCRATCHED LOTTERY TICKET ON THE STREET OR SOMETHING THANK YOU VERY MUCH. If you'd prefer that your money goes to an even better cause, see the CD listing below.
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Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album
It's a CD. It comes shrink-wrapped in a plastic jewel case full of super-awesome artwork that I made myself. It includes a free Grip Grand sticker (while supplies last). You'll love it.
$5 from each All Ages CD sale on this site will be donated to the Southern Poverty Law Center, "the premier U.S. non-profit organization monitoring the activities of domestic hate groups and other extremists...and seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society." (quote: splcenter.org)
Includes unlimited streaming of All Ages
via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
My love of records began when I was a kid, and many of the LP's my parents played me--superhero stories, fairy tales, silly songs and sing-alongs--are still in my collection. ALL AGES was created as a way to share those memories with my own children, while at the same time acquainting them with the music I make myself.
ALL AGES might be suitably subtitled "A Child's Introduction to Hip-Hop Production" (of the sample-based sort, anyway). Every sound on the album was sourced from either dusty children's records (the foundation of my own musical journey) or from seminal breakbeats (the bedrock of hip-hop sonics): The majority of what you hear comes straight from my kiddie crates, but for extra boom-bap I turned to the neck-snapping drums that are the building blocks--the ABC's and 123's--of so many hip-hop classics.
This album is a love letter to sampling and sound collage; to the weird, warped, wobbly sounds of vintage children's vinyl; and, most of all, to my kids, for inspiring and sharing these songs with me. I hope you and yours will enjoy ALL AGES as much as we do.
released November 24, 2016
Songs by Grip Grand / G. Winogrond for Broakland Music, BMI. Scratches by DJ Flip / R. Carney. Mastered by Patrick Brown at Different Fur Studios, San Francisco.