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Michael Hearst: Unconventional Vehicles Release Show at Prospect Park Long Meadow

Michael Hearst: Unconventional Vehicles Release Show

Barbès presents the release of Unconventional Vehicles and Songs for Unconventional Vehicles by author and musician Michael Hearst. Full Band Show! Allyssa Lamb-accordion and vocals, Ben Holmes-trumpet, Dylan Thurston-drums, Saskia Lane-bass and vocals, Michael Hearst-guitar, vocals, and many guest vocalists. ABOUT THE ALBUM Author and composer Michael Hearst presents Songs For Unconventional Vehicles, a collection of miniature songs about some of the strangest cars, trains, planes, submersibles, dirigibles, and rockets EVER! Released as a companion to Hearst’s children’s book, Unconventional Vehicles, this full-length album (comprised of 47 songs varying in lengths between 2.5 minutes and 17 seconds), features such vehicles as underwater battery-powered scooters, solar-powered race cars, pizza delivery drones, and a hot-air balloon shaped like the Cathedral of Saint Gall. Songs For Unconventional Vehicles showcases a grand assembly of guest vocalists including Olivier Conan (Chicha Libre), Tanya Donelly (Belly, Throwing Muses), Neil Gaiman, Rachell Garniez, Claudia Gonson (The Magnetic Fields), Greta Gertler Gold, Darren Hanlon, Bill Janovitz (Buffalo Tom), Clare Muldaur, and Syd Straw (The Golden Palominos). Brimming with catchy melodies and fascinating facts, this album is sure to enthrall vehicle enthusiasts and music lovers of every age.

About Prospect Park Long Meadow

70 West Drive

Park Slope, NY