released 14 February 2012
Players for this album: Joe Maynard (Lead Vocal, Accoustic Guitar), Mo Botton (lead guitar), Dikko Faust (trombone), Naa Koshie Mills (fiddle), Gordon Hartin (pedal steel), Eric Ambel (Rhythm Guitar, backing vocals), Mary Lee Kortes (backing vocals), Chet Hartin (bass), Kelly Looney (bass), Keith Christopher (bass), John McQueeney (drums), Pierre Scoffoni (drums).
Produced by Eric "Roscoe" Ambel
Recorded by Tim Hatfield and Mario Viele at Cowboy Technical Services
Mixed by Eric Ambel at Evie's
Mastered by Paul Gold at Salt Mastering.
All songs written by Joe Maynard, and arranged by Maynard and the Musties, and c Maynard and the Musties, "Paranoid" lyrics by Mo Botton. Special thanks to Ofelia Sorzano and Laura Paterson for their support and trusted opinions.
Brooklyn Country Radio episode 10 is an interview with Maynard, who shows off his ham-handed guitar technique playing 5 songs solo:
Taproot Radio #80 is an interview with Joe Maynard. Listen here:
& if you'd like to purchase your CD through a record store, Cheap Cigar is available at these fine establishments:
Waxnfacts, Atlanta, GA
Waterloo, Austin, TX
Reckless Records, Chicago, IL
Sonicboom, Seattle, WA
Music Millennium, Portland, OR
Music Matters, Park Slope, Brooklyn
& for you ijunkies, you can also find us on itunes (& amazon, rhapsody, etc.)