"Toymageddon" is the first track released from the upcoming 2776, a musical comedy record put together by Rob Kutner and the Levinson brothers. Yo La Tengo's contribution features comedians Eugene Mirman and Ira Glass and tells the harrowing tale of toys becoming sentient and taking over planet Earth at Christmas time. Watch the video above.
Album description from the 2776 Facebook:
2776: A Millennium of American Asskickery - an epic comedy album that spans the past, present and future of America. Starring Will Forte, Ed Helms, Yo La Tengo, Aimee Mann, Andrew W.K., Robert Smigel, Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog, Martha Plimpton, Ira Glass, Eugene Mirman, Paul F. Tompkins and many more.
Artists are donating their proceeds after expenses to the charity OneKid OneWorld.
So, in addition to getting a record from some of the funniest people around, you'll also be helping a great cause. 2776 will be released July 4th, 2014. Find out more at the album's official Facebook.