The Future Soundtrack For America is a fundraising compilation CD featuring an amazing array of artists. It's a joint project with MoveOn.org and Music For America. McSweeney's Publishing is also releasing a book with similar fundraising goals that will include a copy of the CD; The Future Dictionary of America features contributions from an astounding group of almost 200 writers, from Paul Auster to Michael Chabon to Jonathan Franzen to Joyce Carol Oates to Kurt Vonnegut to Wendy Wasserstein.
One hundred percent of the proceeds from the book and CD projects will go to non-profit progressive organizations, including Music For America, Common Assets, The Sierra Club, and others. - Barsuk Records