Hopeless Records announces “Songs That Saved My Life Vol. 2“, a brand centered around music that has played a pivotal role in the lives of artists and fans and that benefits mental health and suicide prevention charities. The compilation follows 2018’s Vol. 1 and will be released on November 8 through Hopeless Records. The album includes covers from bands like With Confidence, Silverstein, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Mayday Parade and more. Full track listing can be found below.
“Songs That Saved My Life” looks to engage current artists with cover versions of those songs and share those stories with the world. This project benefits a variety of mental health and suicide prevention organizations. Currently, this project benefits Crisis Text Line, Hope For The Day, The Trevor Project, and To Write Love On Her Arms.
- State Champs – Real World
- Silverstein – Disarm
- With Confidence – Drops Of Jupiter
- This Wild Life – Wicked Game
- Doll Skin – Shake It Out
- The Frights – Tiny Cities Made Of Ashes
- Mayday Parade – New Years Project
- The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus – Trust
- Sharptooth – Die For The Government
- Trash Boat – Given Up
Fans can also purchase and stream “Songs That Saved My Life Vol. 1”, which includes covers from bands such as Taking Back Sunday, Against Me!, Neck Deep, The Maine and Dance Gavin Dance. The compilation was praised with publications like Rolling Stone, Billboard, People Magazine, and Forbes.
Sub City, the 501(c)(3) non-profit arm of Hopeless, donates funds and raises awareness for various non-profit organizations by connecting artists, fans and causes they are passionate about. Sub City has raised over 2.5 million dollars for more than 50 non-profit organizations including Living the Dream, It Gets Better Project, A Place Called Home, DoSomething.org, and New Directions for Youth.
Learn more about the benefiting organizations from Songs That Saved My Life:
Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line offers free, 24/7 support for people in crisis via text. We support people across a range of crises from anxiety and depression, to self harm and suicide, and lots of crises in between, to help them get from a hot moment to a cool calm.
For more information visit: https://www.crisistextline.org
Hope For The Day
Hope for the Day achieves proactive suicide prevention by providing outreach and mental health education through self-expression platforms. It’s ok not to be ok, have hope.
For more information visit: https://www.hftd.org
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13–24. The mission of The Trevor Project is to end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning young people.
For more information visit: https://www.thetrevorproject.org
To Write Love On Her Arms
To Write Love On Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery.
For more information visit: https://twloha.com