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happypuppyrecords on 10/09/2013 at 01:56PM

The Return of Uncle Neptune

Uncle Neptune's old timey ditties have been affectionaly described as a cross between Kermit the Frog and Tiny Tim. After a long 7 year absence from the web, Happy Puppy Records is re-issuing the first Uncle Neptune album with the permission of the Uncle Neptune estate, with further albums in the catalog to come.

After releasing his first album in 2001, Uncle Neptune received some notable national attention thanks to Richardson's Roundup on CBC Radio One. Then in 2005 the world found out about the wonderful music thanks to a mention on the popular site Boing Boing

Uncle Neptune retired from the internet in 2006, never to be heard from since. We thought this was a terrible shame that nearly a generation of internet users never got to hear any of his delightful and timeless songs (save for one track appearing on a Kazoomzoom compilation).

But recently Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy tracked down sources close to Uncle Neptune (thanks Billyblob!) and we are preparing to release as much as Neptune's music as possible, beginning with his debut album.

Please enjoy this music and share it with your friends, and if you do, it would make the world a better place if you would visit Jamie Ward's bandcamp page and support him and his current projects, and it would make Uncle Neptune very happy.

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01
idiotprogrammer on 10/15/13 at 03:10AM
This is such a wonderful album. Thanks for making people aware of this off-the-wall but positively charming singer.
02
ipda on 10/17/13 at 02:19PM
Hey,
I'm András Dobi.
Would you please send me your email adress because I would like to contact you about a privat question and I could not find it on your website!
Thank you!
Best regards,
András Dobi
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happypuppyrecords on 10/21/13 at 06:45PM
Hi András - you can email me at happypuppyrecords@yahoo.com and I'll forward your question to Uncle Neptune.

thanks!
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almay on 01/04/14 at 05:12PM
fantastic sounds!
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