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Holly 02:21
American Weekend (free) 02:48
I Want You 03:21
Kissing 04:25


released June 19, 2012

Layne Montgomery - vocals, guitars, bass on "You're Probably Good at Kissing," programming
JR Atkins - lead guitars, sax, vocals
Peter Kilpin - bass, vocals
Devin Calderin - keys, piano, glock, trumpet, vocals
Zac Coe - drums
Oliver Ignatius - piano on "Kissing," vocals, good vibes
Aidan Shepard - joined the band late, vocals on "Lit Men"

Todd Montgomery - group vocals on "Lit Men," "Sleeping Alone," acoustic guitar on "Raymond Carver"

All songs by Layne Montgomery except "Sleeping Alone" and "Holly" by Layne Montgomery and Peter Kilpin, "Kissing" by Layne Montgomery and Daniel Ojeda, and "Layne Montgomery is Bad at Girls" features an excerpt of lyrics from "Feel Weird Hit of the Winter" by Zac Coe (which features on the All-About record, "Winterpop")

All songs arranged by The Great American Novel, except "Sleeping Alone" arranged by the Great American Novel, Brent Katz, and Zach Whitesides

Recorded, produced and mastered by Oliver Ignatius at Mama Coco's Funky Kitchen.
Additional engineering by Josh Aubin.
Artwork by Casey Roonan (caseyroonan.tumblr.com)

Love to all our friends, family, and especially all Mama Coco's bands.


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