Vigil For Black Lives Lost

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This sample was recorded during a public vigil held in Boise, Idaho on June 2, 2020 on the steps of the state capitol; it was organized by Whitney Mestelle and Jessie Levin -- we thank them for their partnership in releasing this track.

100% of all proceeds from this track will be donated to Inclusive Idaho (www.inclusiveidaho.org) and Campaign Zero.

Voice - Jessie Levin reading the names of black lives that have been killed by police violence.

Music donated by East Forest
Mastering donated by Taylor Deupree
Graphic Design donated by Maria Gotay

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The names read in the music are:

Eric Garner
John Crawford III
Michael Brown
Ezeel Ford
Dante Parker
Michelle Cusseaux
Laquan Mcdonald
Goerge Mann
Tanisaha Anderson
Akai Gurley
Tamir Rice
Rumain Brisbon
Jerame Reid
Matthew Ajibade
Frank Smart
Ahmad Aubrey
Natasha McKenna
Tony Robinson
Anthony Hill
Mya Hall
Phillip White
Trayvon Martin
Eric Harris
Walter Scott
William Chapman II
Alexia Christian
Brendon Glenn
Victor Manuel Larosa
Jonathan Sanders
Freddie Blue
Joseph Mann
Salvado Ellswood
Sandra Bland
Albert Joseph Davis
Darrius Steward
Billy Ray Davis
Samuel Dubose
Michael Sabbie
Brian Keith Day
Christian Taylor
Troy Robinson
Malissa Williams
Felix Kumi
Keith Harrison Mcleod
Junior Prosper
Alonzo Smith
Tyree Crawford
David Mcatee
India Kager
La’vante Biggs
Benni Lee Tignor
Miguel Espinal
Michale Noel
Kevin Matthews
Quintonio Legrier
Bettie Jones
Keith Childress Jr.
Janet Wilson
Randy Nelson
Kayla Moore
Wendell Celestine
David Joseph
LaTanya Haggerty
Dyzhawn Perkins
Kevin Hicks
Monica Diamond
Mary Truxillo
Demarcus Semer
Willie Tillman
Terill Thomas
Sylville Smith
Alton Sterling
Philando Castile
Terence Crutcher
Pearlie Golden
Alteria Woods
Tony McDade
Jordan Edwards
Aaron Bailey
Ronell Foster
Stephon Clark
Antwon Rose II
Botham Jean
Dominique Clayton
Atatiana Jefferson
Christopher Mccorvey
Eric Reason
Michael Lorenzo Dean
Breonna Taylor
George Floyd

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released June 19, 2020

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East Forest Boulder, Utah

East Forest plays electro-acoustic orchestral ambient-pop coined "blissful" (NPR) and "immersive" (Wired). His work has appeared on 1631 Recordings, Aquilo Records, as well as Tender Loving Empire & Universal/Decca.
He has three #1 albums that charted on iTunes as well as multiple top ten Billboard releases. He is a Nord Artist & tours internationally.
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