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    Many Hands: Family Music for Haiti

    Presented by at Arts at the Armory

    August 21, 2010


    Many Hands: Family Music for Haiti

    Many Hands: Family Music for Haiti Featuring: Dog on Fleas The Deedle Deedle Dees Lunch Money Randy Kaplan After the January 12th, 2010 earthquake that destroyed much of the Haitian capital, family musician Dean Jones (Dog on Fleas) found himself feeling helpless and desperately wanting to help the people of Haiti. Having close friends in Haiti and feeling a deep love and respect for the music from the region, Jones felt the need to create something that could help the ongoing rebuilding effort. Almost all of the tracks on the album are previously unreleased, most of them recorded especially for this release. The gathering of artists featured here is a strong assortment of the unique and special talents creating and performing for today's all ages audiences, from the legendary Pete Seeger to family hip-hop star Secret Agent 23 Skidoo. In addition, everyone involved in the process of getting this album out into the world from replication to distribution has also either drastically discounted or donated their services. Proceeds from this release will benefit the Haitian Peoples Support Project and their long-standing work to help the people of Haiti.

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    $12 in advance - Brown Paper Tickets/$14 day of show

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    1pm doors

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