Releases Limited Edition Narrated Stories from
Stories For Ways & Means
on Vinyl Exclusively for
Record Store Day
Narrators include Zach Galifianakis, Danny Devito, Nick Offerman, D.R.A.M., Lizzo, Gary Numan, Alison Mosshart
and others reading stories by Laura Marling, Nick Cave, Frank Black, Jim James, Devendra
Banhart and more.
Waxploitation Records founder Jeff Antebi asked his favourite artists from the worlds of music and the visual arts to collaborate on original children’s stories for a benefit project.
Those pairings make up the 350-page book project called Stories For Ways & Means available at SFWAM.org. The book includes stories from Nick Cave, Frank Black, Justin Vernon, Laura Marling, Devendra Banhart, Alison Mosshart as well as paintings/illustrations from Anthony Lister, Dan Baldwin, Swoon, Will Barras, James Jean, Ronzo, Kai & Sunny, and more.
On Record Store Day, artists, musicians and other personalities are providing narrations of these stories. It will be available on 12” coloured vinyl with an insert containing an excerpt from the book. There will only be 2,000 made available.
1. The Next Big Thing by Gibby Haynes (Excerpt Narrated by Zach
2. Doug the Bug by Frank Black (Narrated by Danny Devito)
3. The Old Oak Tree by Laura Marling (Narrated by Lauren Lapkus)
4. Fishing with Music by Amadou Bagayoko (Narrated by D.R.A.M.)
5. Right on Rosie by Spencer Krug (Narrated by Spencer Krug)
6. Me and Matt’s Golden Husks by Justin Vernon (Narrated by Nick
1. The Chickadees of Highway 3 by Jason Lytle (Narrated by Jason Lytle)
2. Penelope and the Succulent by John Vanderslice (Narrated by Lauren
3. La Bañerita by Devendra Banhart (Narrated by Lizzo)
4. A Boy Named Tim by Elliphant (Narrated by Kumail Nanjiani)
5. How to Escape from a Wasp by Micachu (Narrated by King Krule)
6. The Lonely Giant by Nick Cave (Narrated by Andre Royo)
7. The Very Tall Tree by Gary Numan (Narrated by Gary Numan)
8. Marglytta (Jellyfish) by Örvar Smárason (Narrated by Örvar Smárason)
9. Little Hollywood by Satomi Matsuzaki (Narrated by Satomi Matsuzaki)
10. Wishing Well Fountain by Alison Mosshart (Narrated by Alison Mosshart)
11. Oslo and Plum by Jim James (Narrated by Phil LaMarr)