If this song finds one ear then it has been worth every effort.
Worth every favor asked Every piece of gear borrowed And every plugin "stolen" (copying is not theft)
If this song heals one wound it has been worth every minute of heart ache.
The countless hours of singing or playing the same 8 bars over and over until it sounded through the barefoots exactly like it did in our heads. (creating black holes)
The bloodshot eyeballs from staring at computer screens all day trying to physically alter the earth around us through these individual portals to the world we call personal computers. (discovering our powers)
And the tiresome arguments with ourselves of whether or not it would ever find the socially conscious and aware ear it was indeed created for.
There are no clocks in our studios, there is no time in love.
This song is our message in a bottle.
Thrown across the digital ocean to kids, adults, mothers, fathers, and families that look a lot like us doing things that I hope we will all be strong enough to do for ourselves one day.
We see you, we recognize you, we are inspired by you,
If this song helps ONE more person, pick up ONE more rock, sit down ONE more minute, stand up, or march in sync as ONE with millions ONE more time.
Then it was worth every system corrupt or outdated that had to break down in order for us to communicate our empathy so quickly.
It is under that intent and with the upmost humility that I Curtis Casey submit to the conscious collective (you the youtube watchers) through the holy channel of the rock band, Vayden, and on behalf of the american youth of whom I represent, a gift of encouragement.
For those who seek freedom in all forms.
I present to you.
The infinitely youthful and the incomparable
Kanye West and Jay Z's
Hard As a MotherFucker
May it be caught be caught by the ear of the conscious, to wake up the heart of the passive, and re-charge the heart of the active.
So say we all-
Instructions of Use: To be listened to and re-transmitted very LOUDLY