Pitchfork: Lower Dens, Future Islands Members Team With Baltimore Middle Schoolers for “Believe in Baltimore”
by Evan Minsker
Published July 21 2015
Several Baltimore musicians and local radio station WTMD have teamed up with area middle school students to record a new song called “Believe in Baltimore”. The “plea for positive change” is part of the Living Classrooms Foundation’s Believe in Music program. The lyrics were written and sung by students who witnessed the riots of Baltimore. Lower Dens‘ Jana Hunter served as their vocal coach. Future Islands‘ William Cashion and Michael Lowry arranged the music. Watch the song’s video below.
The song will be available for free download tomorrow.