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Our HOPE RISES albums (released every 18 months) feature original, message-driven songs by talented grassroots artists across genres, geographies and generations.  Crafted in response to issues of racial and environmental injustice, unity and human rights, these CDs are special mementos of contemporary social change music, and a reminder to be hopeful.

You can order either the original HOPE RISES (released in 2020) or HOPE RISES II (2022)! CDs are available for $25 here. Or listen now on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music and more.


MTL Tote

HOPE RISES II Tote $16.99
15.75"l x 15.25"w | 100% cotton | Versatile, trendy and durable/ Cotton handles with stress point reinforced stitching | Machine washable


Travel Mug $27.99
14 oz/ double-walled stainless steel to keep drinks hot/ rubber-lined plastic lid

MTL Poster

HOPE RISES II Autographed Poster $14.99
Matte finish with an acid-free smooth surface | 45 lb., 7.5 point thick poster paper | 12" x 16"


Embroidered Hat $27.99
100% cotton/ one size fits all


HOPE RISES II magnet $7.99
5.25" x 5.25" | 14 pt thickness | Bright white with a high-gloss finish | Black magnetic backing | Made and printed in the USA

MTL Tee-shirt

T-Shirt $22.99
100% cotton/ Standard fitting/ Comfortable, casual and loose fitting

Meet our HOPE RISES Artists!

Hope Rises
Hope Rises II
Nimesh Patel
Emma’s Revolution
Steven Hernandez
Taiyo Na
Eugene Ruffolo
Aaron English
Sara Thomsen
Rising Appalachia
Branjae Jackson
Ellie Grace
Phillip Sandifer
Thea Hopkins
Shireen Amini
Brian Claflin and Ellie Grace
Gina Loring
Big Little Lions
Sapphire Faded Genes
Lauren Adams
Kristen Grainger
Jason Chu
Joe Jencks
Doug Kolmar
Buffalo Rose
George Ensle
What Time Is It, Mr. Fox?
James Kahn
Amanda Pascali
Raye Zaragoza
Ruben ‘Beny’ Esguerra