NO SLEEP RECORDS PAYS TRIBUTE TO LINDA HANSEN WITH ‘A COMP FOR MOM’ ON AUGUST 5TH
May 14, 2014 – Los Angeles, CA – Huntington Beach independent label No Sleep Records has announced plans to release A Comp For Mom on August 5th. The collection of exclusive music donated by the label’s tight-knit family of bands pays tribute to president/founder Chris Hansen’s beloved mother, Linda Hansen, who recently passed away in April. All proceeds from the comp will help cover outstanding medical bills.
A Comp For Mom is currently available for vinyl pre-order at https://nosleeprecords.com/product/7217 and bundled pre-order at https://nosleeprecords.com/package/449 as well as digital pre-order at http://bit.ly/1jgqU2i. Additional donations to the Linda Hansen Memorial Fund can be made at the No Sleep store.
“A Comp For Mom is a special project i planned over the past month of my mom’s life, to release in her honor and to help raise funds for her medical bills. Now it will be released in memory of her. 100% of the proceeds will be going towards any medical bills/other expenses incurred after her passing, after that 100% of the proceeds will go into a Linda Hansen Memorial Fund.”
“I love you Mom, say hi to Dad for me.”
- Chris Hansen
A Comp For Mom, set for release on August 5th, will be available on limited edition vinyl (1000 Hand Numbered Copies!) and digital download, and features unreleased music from acts like The Wonder Years, Into It. Over it., The Swellers, Sainthood Reps, Allison Weiss and more, as well as a Digital Bonus cover song from Touche Amore (to be announced at a later date).
Pre-order the album now and follow No Sleep Records at https://www.facebook.com/nosleeprecords for additional updates.
A Comp For Mom Track List:
1. Allison Weiss - In My Life (originally by the Beatles)
2. Daisyhead - Work (originally by Jimmy Eat World)
3. Grey Gordon - Safe (originally by Dag Nasty)
4. Into It. Over It. - For Agnes
5. Jon Simmons - Veins
6. Koji - Matches (live version)
7. La Dispute - First Reactions After Falling Through The Ice
8. Major League - Montreal (acoustic version)
9. Moose Blood - Orlando (2014 version)
10. Now, Now - Neighbors
11. Run Forever - Warmer Weather
12. Sainthood Reps - Occurrent (acoustic version)
13. State Faults - Chin Up (originally by Copeland)
14. The Swellers - Possibilities (unreleased b-side)
15. The Wonder Years - Living Room Song (full band version)
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