I have long thought that it is a damn shame how many parents submit their children to horrible music. Do we really expect we can raise our kids on unlistenable crap and have them still turn out to be decent adults with good musical taste? Do we really want to condemn our babies to a future of loving mindless pop hits?
The good people of Rockabye Baby! don’t think so. They make lullaby CDs adapting the music of bands like Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and the Pixies. Have a wild little lady in the house? Put her to bed with Lullaby Renditions of Metallica. Have a cool little hipster? Lull him to day’s end with Lullaby Renditions of Bjork.
Do you like the idea, but have bad musical taste? They’ve got you covered.
The best part is, a lot of these albums actually sound kind of cool. And the art is great. Here’s my favorite: