Ready for the Sunshine / Various
This album represents an effort to compile pop songs from 15 international (Sweden, USA, Japan, Germany, Scotland) artists, in support of the Smile Train charity. The songs were carefully selected to appeal to a wide range of listeners, young and old. If you haven't heard these bands yet, you will be pleasantly surprised at the beauty and diversity that has managed to elude commercial radio for so long. We hope you will come away with a new favorite! All proceeds from your purchase go directly to the Smile Train, an international charity devoted to providing cleft palate surgery for needy children in developing countries. Lineup: 1. SAMBASSADEUR (Sweden), Between the Lines 2. LUMINET (USA), Pieces of the Puzzle 3. AU REVOIR SIMONE (USA), Stars 4. MATT POND PA (USA), Sparrows in the Rafters 5. CLUB 8 (Sweden), Spring Came, Rain Fell 6. LLOYD COLE (UK), Why in the World 7. TAKEN BY TREES (Sweden), Watch the Waves 8. JENS LEKMAN (Sweden), The Opposite of Hallelujah 9. TELMARINE (Sweden), Comfortable Tears 10. SHUGO TOKUMARU (Japan), Suisha 11. CAMERA OBSCURA (Scotland), Country Mile 12. THE SUBMARINES (USA), Brightest Hour 13. JAYWALK (USA), Making Sense 14. HASTA LA OTRA MEXICO (Germany), Turana Hott Kurdis 15. LULLATONE (Japan), Bedroom Bossa Band.