Red Yarn Music Videos
“Brothers & Sisters” is the first single & music video from Aaron Nigel Smith’s & Red Yarn’s collaborative 2022 album, ‘Smith & Yarn.’ The video is directed by Twixx Williams of Pink Beanie Productions. The song was cowritten and co-produced by Aaron Nigel Smith & Andy Furgeson/Red Yarn.
“I Hear America Singing” is Red Yarn’s 2021 hit single, featuring 123 Andrés on guest vocals, with Kymberly Stewart, Little Miss Ann, Aaron Nigel Smith, Dean Jones, Miss Jessie, and Woodlawn 1st Graders providing backing vocals. Artwork by Arielle Wilkins of Brothas N Sistas & animation by Dave Gulick.
This is the intro & theme song to our 2020 web series, Red Yarn’s Backyard. Alternating between music videos, live performances & social-emotional stories, Red Yarn’s Backyard welcomes audiences to an inclusive space where they can sing, dance & learn alongside Red Yarn & the Critters.
“Backyard Bop” is the title track of Red Yarn’s 6th album, released on August 7, 2020. The song was written by Andy Furgeson/Red Yarn & produced by Grammy-winner Dean Jones, with a video directed by Laki Karavias.
“Jump for Joy” is the first single & music video from Red Yarn’s 2020 album, ‘Backyard Bop.’ The song was written by Andy Furgeson/Red Yarn & produced by Grammy-winner Dean Jones, with a video directed by Laki Karavias.
“Old Barn” is the first full-length music video from the 2018 album Red Yarn’s Old Barn, released on April 27. Written by Red Yarn’s Andy Furgeson, “Old Barn” imagines an inclusive barn dance where critters of all kinds are welcome.
“Old Hen Cackled” is a traditional folk song that Red Yarn adapted into a barnyard protest anthem. The music video was directed by Kristen Mico of Brave Alice Productions, drawing inspiration from the life of Dorothy Height, an unsung heroine of the Civil Rights Movement.
“Mockingbird” is the first full-length video from Red Yarn’s 2017 album, ‘Born in the Deep Woods.’ The video stars Red, Ms. Jessie, Little Red & the Critters, was directed by Laki Karavias, with puppetry by Faerin Millington, Kaician Kitko, Robert Randall & Summer Olsson, and art direction by Ryan Bruce.
“I Had a Rooster” is Red Yarn’s adaptation of the traditional folksong (a.k.a. “The Barnyard Song”) from his 2016 album ‘Wake Up & Sing,’ produced by Grammy winner Dean Jones at No Parking Studio.
Red Yarn’s “Bile Them Cabbage,” from the 2015 album ‘Deep Woods Revival,’ is adapted from the traditional folk song “Bile Them Cabbage Down.” The video was produced by Red Yarn Productions with the support of 229 Kickstarter backers.