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An album & Kickstarter to infuse social media with positivity. Recorded by 24 musicians including Strangefolk & Assembly of Dust,
An album & Kickstarter to infuse social media with positivity. Recorded by 24 musicians including Strangefolk & Assembly of Dust,
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    Conspire TO Smile - Album

    Conspire To Smile is an Album of 14 songs about positivity. It's being recorded by 24 musicians around the country including all of the current members of Strangefolk & Assembly of Dust.
    It includes 2 original songs "Conspire To Smile", the first studio recording from the original line up of Strangefolk in over 15 years and "Amplified Messiah" the first studio recording from the original line up of Assembly of Dust since 2009. Conspire to Smile is also the idea that we can change social sentiment for the better by infusing social media with positive sentiment. Be Shockingly Positive!

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Conspire to Smile Album & Stickers

    >>> 20 Conspire to Smile logo sticker (1inch x 1inch)

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    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Conspire to Smile Logo Stickers (1inch x 1inch)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    We Are All Fables: Solo Album

    In addition to all 14 Conspire to Smile Tracks download a studio recording of Reid (me) singing and playing 12 songs all but naked - "besides my guitar, it's you alone I trust" In alphabetical order:
    >>The Honest Hour
    >>The Harrower
    >>Roads
    >>Speculator
    >>Rachel
    >>The Second Song
    >>40 Reasons
    >>So Well
    >>Truck Farm
    >>Look At Mrs Ohio
    >>SunShot
    >>1 Song TBD [Insert Song}- That you vote on

    Includes:
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
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    CONSPIER TO SMILE ALBUM & POSTER

    >>> Official Conspire to Smile poster-sized album artwork. (18inc x 24inch) Autographed by Reid (me)

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    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
    • Conspire To Smile Poster Sized Album Art - Autographed
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    Conspire to Smile Album & T Shirt

    >> Conspire To Smile Logo T-shirt (they come in Mens, Womens, and Kids Sizes)

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Conspire To Smile Mouth Logo T Shirt - (Mens, Womans, Kids Sizes)
    • Face Melting Soft Rock Ability to Be Shockingly Posative
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    Poetic Prick (Pins)

    >>>Lyrical Prick Pins - 25 Pins with select lyrical quotes from throughout Reid's career

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    • Subversive Prick - Lyric Pins
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
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    Conspire To Child

    >> Sandals or A Suite: Audiobook
    Download a 10 poem Audio recording called Sandals or a Suite as well as the lyrics and illustrations. Written and read by Reid. The limericks for little ones in alphabetical order are as follows:

    -A Snore Behind The Door
    -Funny Names
    -I Yanked A Tooth On Tuesday
    -Janet From Another Planet
    -Jeffrey's Jungle
    -Painted Feet
    -Sandals or a Suite
    -Stuck
    -Super Dooper Pooper Scooper

    Includes:
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    A Great Long Smile (Live Album)

    >> PROFESSIONALLY MIXED AND MASTERED STRANGEFOLK LIVE ALBUM " A GREAT LONG SMILE"

    Live From The Palladium 11-27-1999. Two Sets (19 songs) of classic Strangefolk

    Set 1
    1. Valhalla
    2. Otis
    3. Alaska > Angel from Montgomery > Alaska
    4. Neighbor
    5. Chasing Away
    6. Sinner
    7. Poland

    Set 2
    1. Oxbow
    2. What Say You
    3. Great Long While
    4. Weston
    5. Mud Spring Draw
    6. So Far Gone
    7. Speculator
    8. Utterly Addled
    9. Lines and Circles > ...As > Lines and Circles
    10. Encore Break

    Encore

    11. Things That Fly
    12. All The Same

    Includes:
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
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    Conspire to Style

    >> Conspire To Smile Logo T-shirt (they come in Mens, Womens, and Kids Sizes)

    >> Swag Bag: 10 Conspire to Smile Logo Pins & 50 Conspire to Smile Logo Stickers (1 inch x I Inch)

    Includes:
    • Conspire To Smile Mouth Logo T Shirt - (Mens, Womans, Kids Sizes)
    • Conspire to Smile Swag Bag (10) Stickers (25)
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Inspired To Smile (Live HD Video)

    >> Two Sets HD, professionally edited 9 camera video and professionally mixed/mastered multi-track recording of 19 songs from Assembly of Dust performance at Phil Lesh's Terrapin Crossroads in 2016. It looks and sounds amazing on a large screen TV "If you get confused listen to the music play"

    Set 1

    01- Introduction
    02- Love Junkie
    03- Man with A Plan
    04- Lost and Amazed
    05- Sunshot
    06- Cluttered
    07- Band Intro's
    08- Sometimes
    09- Harrower
    10- Songbeard >
    11- Terrapin Station

    Set 2

    01- Introduction
    02- Miss Ohio
    03- Straight
    04- Whistle Clock
    05- Filter
    06- Paul Henry
    07- Stayin' Single, Drinking Doubles
    08- Cold Coffee
    09- Roads
    Encore
    10- Telling Sue

    Includes:
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    HARDCOVER LYRIC BOOK: 1988-2018

    "This Is What I Saw" Lyric Book: 1988-2018

    Hardcover coffee table book spanning 30 years of songwriting. Lyrics to 100 songs written by Reid Genauer starting with Crest of My Wing in 1988 all the way up to Conspire to Smile in 2018 and everything in between. More than 100 pages of lyrics, graphics & photos. Signed and handwritten inscription of your choosing from Reid

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Face Melting Soft Rock Ability to Be Shockingly Posative
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    Smile Your Life Is A Poem

    >> Conspiracy & Counterpoint: Your Lifestory is A Poem. Through a brief questionnaire and interview with Reid he will write the essence of your lifestory into a poem. You will be sent a one of a kind handwritten signed version of the final tale

    Includes:
    • Your lifeStory is a poem by Reid - Conspire to Counterpoint
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Conspire to Create (songwriters session)

    > 60-minute video conference songwriters session with Reid
    -Share ideas
    -Get input and ideas from Reid
    -Discuss process and inspiration
    -etc

    Includes:
    • Conspire to Create (Video Songwriting Session With Reid)
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Your Life Is A Music Video - By Reid

    >> Your Lifestory as a music video
    >> Answer short questionnaire, have a few brief interviews with Reid and send a collection of personal digital video clips and photos and Reid will make you a personal & professional music video that tells your story using any one of Rei'ds songs past present and future, including all of the Final tracks from Conspire to Smile as the soundbed.

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Music video made from your pics & video clips and any Reid Song
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Conspire To Smile Mouth Logo T Shirt - (Mens, Womans, Kids Sizes)
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    Dinner and a Concert at Reids House

    Have dinner and a private solo acoustic concert at Reids House in Northern California (Near Palo Alto and Stanford University)

    10 seat maximum
    If need be I will host two separate dinners
    Date and time to be mutually agreed upon
    At the risk of stating the obvious, you also have to run, walk or stagger to get yourself here.

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Conspire to Collaborate (with Reid)

    >> Co-author a song with Reid. Send Reid your chord progression and he will arrange it and write a melody and lyrics.

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    • Conspire To Co-Author (Songwriting Collaboration)
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Roll Your Own Record

    Chose any 10 of Reids 101 songs and he will create a custom solo acoustic studio recording of the songs you chose.

    Substitute up to 2 covers to be mutually agreed upon.

    Add special verbal dedications or commentary from Reid as you see fit.

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    Smile Your Life is A Song & Video

    >> Conspire to Song: Your Lifestory is an original song and music video. Through a brief questionnaire, a series of interviews and by sharing a few personal video clips and pictures with Reid he will write the essence of your lifestory into a song and create an HD music video to do with as you see fit. Keep it for you and yours or publish it for the world to see/hear.

    Includes:
    • Conspire to Song: Your life is an original song and music video
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Subversive Prick - Lyric Pins
    • Conspire to Smile Swag Bag (10) Stickers (25)
    • Conspire To Smile Mouth Logo T Shirt - (Mens, Womans, Kids Sizes)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
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    REID SOLO ACOUSTIC - IN YOUR HOME

    >You Get it All The Goodies (more or less)
    >Plus: REID GENAUER SHOW IN YOUR HOUSE
    -A 2 Hour, 2 set, private performance from Reid in your home (mutual date to be agreed upon)
    -Prefer listening party setting to sledgehammer, TV blaring, Coors light setting
    -A dedicated page on reidgenauer.com telling your lifestory
    - One of a kind handwritten and signed lyric sheets for Amplified Messiah and Conspire To Smile
    -Most importantly you are THE undisputed Conspire to Smile Patron Saint
    ****If feelings of bliss last more than 40 years call a doctor or grow a beard and visit a mountain in a remote desert
    See below for details.

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Subversive Prick - Lyric Pins
    • Conspire To Smile Mouth Logo T Shirt - (Mens, Womans, Kids Sizes)
    • Conspire To Smile Poster Sized Album Art - Autographed
    • Conspire to Smile Logo Pins (10) Stickers (25)
    • 2 Hours Reid Genauer Performance In Your House
    • Face Melting Soft Rock Ability to Be Shockingly Posative
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    ASSEMBLY OF DUST AT YOUR HOUSE

    ALL CONSPIRE TO SMILE GOODS (more or less)
    PLUS: ASSEMBLY OF DUST LIVE IN YOUR HOUSE
    -A 2 Hour, 2 set, private performance from Assembly of Dust in your home or some appropriate location of your choosing. (mutual date to be agreed upon)
    -Prefer listening dance party setting to corporate event or wedding but we are open to all of the above.
    -A dedicated page on reidgenauer.com telling your lifestory
    -Most importantly you are THE undisputed Conspire to Smile Patron Saint
    ****If feelings of bliss last more than 40 years call a doctor or grow a beard and visit a mountain in a remote desert
    See below for details.

    Includes:
    • Download All 14 "Conspire To Smile" Final Songs
    • Reid Solo Acoustic Album Download "We Are All Fables" (12 songs)
    • Reid's Children's Audiobook - "Sandals or A Suite"
    • Download Archival Live Srangefolk Album - The Palladium (1999)
    • Live HD Digital Video of AOD @Terrapin Crossroad's (2 Sets)
    • Subversive Prick - Lyric Pins
    • Conspire To Smile Poster Sized Album Art - Autographed
    • Conspire to Smile Logo Pins (10) Stickers (25)
    • Conspire To Smile Mouth Logo T Shirt - (Mens, Womans, Kids Sizes)
    • Get Face Melting Soft Rock Ability To #ConspireToSmile
    • 2 HOUR ASSEMBLY OF DUST SHOW IN YOUR HOUSE
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