Midlake Song for RAINN

Midlake’s song “Acts of Man” serves as the magnificent finale on our Muruch.com for RAINN benefit album.



Donate $10 (or more) directly to RAINN through Muruch’s RAINN.org fundraising page to receive the 25-mp3 album..

The album also features music and poetry by Concrete Blonde’s Johnette Napolitano, Flogging Molly, Poe, The Mynabirds, author Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer, The Voice‘s Kat Robichaud, Allison Crowe, Crystal Good, Kevin Kantor and many more.

Donate to RAINN/Get the Album

Midlake Song for RAINN

Midlake’s song “Acts of Man” serves as the magnificent finale on our Muruch.com for RAINN benefit album.



Donate $10 (or more) directly to RAINN through Muruch’s RAINN.org fundraising page to receive the 25-mp3 album..

The album also features music and poetry by Concrete Blonde’s Johnette Napolitano, Flogging Molly, Poe, The Mynabirds, author Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer, The Voice‘s Kat Robichaud, Allison Crowe, Crystal Good, Kevin Kantor and many more.

Donate to RAINN/Get the Album

Midlake: The Courage of Others

I liked Midlake’s recent Antiphon album, but I love their 2010 release, The Courage of Others. Beautiful, lush, darkly poetic folk music somewhere between Simon & Garfunkel and “Stairway to Heaven” Led Zeppelin. Fave tracks “Acts of Man,” “Bring Down” and “The Horn,” but the whole album is spectacular.

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when the acts of man
cause the ground to break open
oh, let me inside, let me inside, not to wake
great are the sounds of all that live
and all that man can hold