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Flower Boy

by Andrea Gibson

Andrea Gibson's 5th full length record featuring music from Chris Pureka, Nervous But Excited and more.
Genre: Spoken Word: With Music
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1. The Madness Vase
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2. I Sing the Body Electric, Especially When My Power's Out
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3:44 $1.00
3. Letter to the Playground Bully
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4:01 $1.00
4. Jellyfish
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5. The Jewerly Store
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6. Glider Plane
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7. The Vinegar Club
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8. Sleeping
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5:37 $1.00
9. Safety Song
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10. Close for Comfort
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11. Gospel Salt
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12. Leprechaun
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13. Class
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14. Staircase
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15. Bloodbath
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Album Notes
1) The Madness Vase - Music Composed by Paulie Lipman
2) I Sing the Body Electric, Especially When My Power’s Out ---Music composed by JM Huscher
3) A Lettter to the Playground Bully-- Music composed by Bryan Wagstaff
4) Jellyfish ---Music Composed by Chris Pureka
5) The Jewelry Store
6) Glider Plane --- Music composed by JM Huscher
7) The Vinegar Club-- Music composed by Kerry Claxton
8) Sleeping- Music composed Holly Smokovitz
9) Safety Song - Music composed by Andrea Gibson
10) Close for Comfort -- Music Composed by Holly Smokovitz and Bryan Wagstaff
11) Gospel Salt- Music composed by Holly Smokovitz
12) Leprechaun- Music composed by Holly Smokovitz and Andrea Gibson
13) Class- Music composed by Nervous But Excited
14) Staircase --- Music Composed by Holly Smokovitz
15) Bloodbath- Poem written by Christian Drake, Covered by Andrea Gibson and Katie Wirsing @ The Mercury Café in Denver, CO 2011


Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Boulder, CO by Bryan Wagstaff
Mixed at Skytrail Recording, Boulder, CO by Bryan Wagstaff
Mastered at Muse Studios, Boulder, CO by Mark Kranjcec
Cover, CD, Insert Illustrations by Kat Gibbons
Cover, CD, Insert Design by Heather Mann
The poem JELLYFISH was inspired by the writing of Shira Erlichman.
The poem GLIDER PLANE was inspired by the writing of Anis Mojgani.
Special thanks to Christen Greene at Faux Pas Productions

Bio for-- FLOWER BOY:

Andrea Gibson is not gentle with her truths. It is this raw fearlessness that has led her to the forefront of the spoken word movement– the first winner of the Women’s World Poetry Slam --Gibson has headlined prestigious performance venues coast to coast with powerful readings on war, class, gender, bullying, white privilege, sexuality, love, and spirituality. Her work has been featured on the BBC, Air America, C-SPAN, Free Speech TV and in 2010 was read by a state representative in lieu of morning prayer at the Utah State Legislature. Now, on her fifth full-length album FLOWER BOY, Gibson’s poems continue to be a rally cry for action and a welcome mat at the door of the heart’s most compassionate room. Featuring the music of Chris Pureka, Nervous But Excited, and many other phenomenal musical guests the tracks on this compilation are active Volcano. They burn away and rebirth- a creation story in every lyric, radiating with the fire of a heart fiercely committed to social justice.

“Andrea Gibson is a truly American poet, or rather, she represents the America I want to live in. Her work lights a candle to lead us where we need to go.” - Cristin O’ Keefe Aptowicz


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