Have Mental Breakdowns is the latest release from genre defying Hip Pop Psych Rock band Allthebestkids. Known for fusing live instrumentation (drums, bass, guitar, keys, horns etc), introspective heart felt lyrics, and a dash of studio magic, listen close as the band works to break the stigma surrounding mental health by taking you on an audio trip through a breakdown. Quality headphones encouraged.
Allthebestkids is led by Cody Valentine, a multi instrumentalist sound and lighting engineer born in Augusta, Ga who started the band in 2012 after being inspired by acts such as Mos Def, Pink Floyd, Notorious BIG, The Flaming Lips, Mary J Blige, and Lady Gaga. With a rotating cast of musicians. ATBK have since become a shining symbol for positivity and radical inclusion. They've rocked historic DC stages such at the 9:30 Club, The Kennedy Center, & The Howard Theatre, and have built solid fanbases in NYC, West Va, MD, & VA. The live Allthebestkids experience consists of energetic crowd participation, next level musical wizardry, eco-friendly confetti, world balloons, and a custom built 16 foot LED Wall, occasionally supplemented by a 10 foot LED Ball Pit. Allthebestkids will tour the east coast in Q1 2020 to support HMBD.