released January 25, 2019
All lyrics and music by Sean Pawling except 3,5,7-9,11,12 (lyrics by Sean Pawling, Nate Vaughan, Andrea Vaughan),10 (lyrics & music by Sean Pawling, Nate Vaughan, Andrea Vaughan, additional music by Chris Rasmussen). Produced by Nate Vaughan. Album Artwork by Todd Goodman (TGArts.com
). Interior photo by Phil Kohl. Additional graphics by Brendan Rice.
Recorded 2016-2018 in a small Chicago apartment & Precarious Rock Studios, LA. Mixed by Nate Vaughan. Mastered by Filip Pietrzykowski at Red Mastering.
Featuring: Will Baker on bass & tenor trombone (1,2,5,6,12); Joe Beribak on percussion (6); Will Gramling on wurlitzer (12); Kai Harney on tenor sax & Jack Cassidy on trumpet (1,5,12); Maggie Hasspacher on upright bass (1,4,6), background vocals (6); Joe Hayes on alto sax (9); Kevin Milner on pedal steel (11); Sean Pawling on vocals, acoustic guitar, ukulele, electric guitar (5,8), trombone (1,2,5,6,10,12), background vocals (2,3,5,8,10,11), synthesizer (8); Andrea Vaughan on drums, percussion (2,6); Nate Vaughan on bass, acoustic guitar (3), electric guitar (2,4,8-11), synthesizer (5,7,8-10), glockenspiel (6,9), melodica (4), additional percussion (6,8).
Thank you Nate & Andrea Vaughan for letting me stay in your tiny apartment for two summers. Thank you Kevin Milner for making Precarious Rock a truly awesome place to record. Thank you Jim and Marilyn Pawling, Mark and Donna Vaughan, for your loving, unceasing support. Thank you Kristen Pawling for your patience, inspiration, and helping me realize my dreams. I would not be able to do this without you!
In loving memory of my Aunt & Uncle, Cheryl & Ric Pyle.