Celebrating Number 1 Birthday for MONUMENT / New Video

Putting MONUMENT out into the world introduced me to this great band of talented musicians in NYC and we’ve gone and done a video for you. My genius and cat-loving husband Stephen J. Hopkins directed it and many other great artists helped us too. Ladies and gents I present the video to "MELANCOHOLIC".

Video Credits:

  • Produced and directed by Stephen J. Hopkins
  • Photographed and edited by Joseph DiGiovanna
  • Color and VFX by Oliver Barron
  • Hair by Drew Martin
  • Make up by Lauren Aiello

Band members:

  • Galen Ayers on lead vocals and acoustic guitar
  • Andrew Mortalli on bass and and backing vocals
  • Aaron Kinsley-Brooks on drums
  • Jay Shepard guitars and backing vocals
  • Joan Chew on keys and backing vocals

New Merch Item: Limited Edition Monument Lyric+Art Songzine

Happy 1st Birthday to my debut album MONUMENT. To celebrate and say thank you for your strong support and virtual hugs I made a limited edition songzine for YOU. Many of you have asked for a chance to have a book of my lyrics on MONUMENT so you can read them on your commute or the beach or to someone else, somewhere else. Here it is and you can also find it bundled up with a CD or Vinyl version of MONUMENT. Get them now before they go, go, go.


Monument Songzine + CD Bundle
  • Monument Songzine + CD Bundle
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A signed Monument CD. Plus a limited edition, signed, and hand-numbered 'Monument' songzine. Lyrics and cover by Galen Ayers. Illustrations by Stephen Hopkins. Only 80 copies of the songzine are available for sale.

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NUMBER 1 Birthday for MONUMENT

And what a year it has been!

MONUMENT has sold worldwide from all around USA, EUROPE, AUSTRALIA, NETHERLANDS, JAPAN, AFRICA. Mailing my record to you has been such an enormous thrill.

The video for MONUMENT’s first single "YOU CHOOSE" has been viewed thousands of times online

MONUMENT Released in Japan

MONUMENT has given me a musical family in Japan and a Japanese version of MONUMENT via record company HAYABUSA LANDINGS.

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