"A triumphant return to form from one of the most important Canadian indie bands" -AUX TV
"A gorgeous collection of airy, hazy, pop-infused rock'n'roll (that) bubbles with urgent psychedelic revelry and optimism over concise blasts of pop" -Exclaim
"Certified genius at writing diamond-sharp pop ditties... Proves to be (their) best musical moment yet" -Montreal Mirror
Nominated for 2010 Juno Award for Package Design of the Year and long listed for the Polaris Music Prize.
Vinyl and CD packages assembled by hand and printed on uncoated 18pt 100% recycled C1S paperboard with die-cut eyes and animal illustrations by James Mejia. www.jamesmejia.com
released December 8, 2009
Released by Hand Drawn Dracula.
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Recorded by Darryl Neudorf at Operation Northwoods, on the shores of Lake Wilcox
"Kiss My Chakras" recorded by Jose at the Barn (special thanks to Dave and Graham King).
"Cupid in Oilskins" recorded by Jose at Hallamusic, assisted by Jack (special thanks to Paul Aucoin and Francois Turenne).
Overdubs recorded at Headwound by Jose and Stew, assisted by Francois Turenne.
Mixed by Jose at Headwound and Chicano Power.
Mastered by Joao Carvalho at Casa Carvalho.
Art by James Mejia.
Thank you for friends, family, music, Meesha and Lily.
All songs by Jose except "Wings Too Big" (lyrics with megaviser Dave Young).
Audio guru action: Eric Kofler, Joe Dunphy, Joao Carvalho, Stan Ricker.