We will do our best to keep the list of artists updated on this page. 

Interest in the compilation has grown, so more than just "Rumor" songs are being recorded (which was the original plan) to support the REMIXED and remastered version of The Rumor that will drop on its 20th anniversary, 10 Sept 2022. 

Expect updates this covers comp and the new Rumor on this page. We are currently in the studio remixing with Jamie Woolford. It's going fantastically well. 


30 AUG 2022



BEFORE BRAILLE - Covers Compilation

A remixed/remastered version of Before Braille's debut LP The Rumor will be released on its 20th Anniversary, September, 10, 2022.   A compilation covering Before Braille songs--primarily from the album The Rumor--will be released in support of the remastered LP.  This will be consist of our friends and favorite local artists. We'd also like to use this as a way to learn about how the scene is doing today. So if you're an Arizona artist or group, we invite you to submit a song for consideration.  

(*We are willing to accept submissions for songs covering Kill the Messenger, Keep the Message, and Tired of Not Being Away From Here (aka Cattle Punching

Use our contact page to learn further details or to request to be on the compilation (submissions due by EOY, 2021).


So, the comp is still in progress, but basically this list as it stands as of St. Patrick's Day, 2022. The list will be in stone by Independence Day, and the compilation album will be released Sept.10th digitally, everywhere.

A couple changes have been made to the list of bands taking part in the compilation. Some additions, some subtractions, but likely a double-album now. Stay tuned for this and the newly mixed and mastered, 20th Anniversary version of The Rumor