Men Without Pants – Naturally (CD, FRANCE)

7 April 2009 Vicious Circle REVERB107
01. And The Girls Go
02. Double Life
03. Superfine
04. My Balloon
05. Let’s Meet In Real Life
06. Never Gonna Do That Again
07. Rock Show
08. If You’re Thinking Of Me
09. Keep On Movin’
10. All You Need Is Luck
11. The Beginning
12. I Do
13. Goodbye
VIEW:
NOTES:
French CD issue of the self-titled album originally released in Japan in July 2006. The US release misses out Right Now and These Days and includes the bonus tracks; All You Need Is Luck, Goodbye and My Balloon.

Men Without Pants is Russell Simins and Dan The Automator. The album features many guest performers (as detailed in Song Credits).

SONG CREDITS:
Men Without Pants is Russell Simins and Dan The Automator
All Tracks Written by Men Without Pants
Recorded by Jamey Staub, Jay Braun, Phil Hernandez, Chris Maxwell, Danny Madorsky and Dan The Automator
Recorded at Empire VU NYC, 2 Berry Brooklyn, Elegant Too Recording NYC and The Glue Factory SF
Mastered by Andy Heermans at Polywog Recording Co NYC
Remastered: Duncan Stanbury for Groove Mastering
A&R for “Naturally” Alex Moulton & Howard Wulkan
Legal: Loren Chodosh
Psychic Advisors: Toni Isabella & The Pea
Published: Russell Simins (BMI), Sharkman Songs (ASCAP), Negaverse Music (ASCAP), Elegant Too Music (ASCAP), Money Waters Music (BMI) and Electric Sweat (ASCAP)

[Album cover of the Japanese release credits Dan The Automator with playing the ‘Zither’ and Russell Simins as playing Bass but neither of these are mentioned in the lyric boolet which lists the performers and instruments for each song.]

Guitar / Bass / Loops / Vox: Jay Braun
Bass / Synths / Drums / Beats: Phil Hernandez
Guitar / Bass: Chris Maxwell
Vocals / Violin / Piano / Pump Organ: Gillian Rivers
Keyboard: Sean Lennon
Guitar / Bass / Noises / Loops: Rick Lee
Guitar: Nick Zinner
Guitar / Bass / Vox: Sammy James Jr.
Guitar: Chris Isom
Bass: Justin Braun
Guitar: Brian Waters
Keys: Yuka Honda
Bass: Tada Hirano
Percussion / Vox: Amanda Garrett
Guitar: Daniel Murphy
Percussion: Jesse Wallace
Fender Rhodes: Jordan Rothstein

01. And The Girls Go
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Drums/Guitar/Vocals: Russell Simins
Bass/Guitar/Sounds: Rick Lee
Keys: Yuka Honda
Vocals/Percussion: Amanda Garrett
Mixed: Jamey Staub and Russell Simins at Empire VU
Run Time: 3:25

02. Double Life
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Drums/Guitar/Vocals: Russell Simins
Bass/Guitar: Chris Maxwell
Mixed: Chris Shaw at Avatar NYC
Run Time: 3:56

03. Superfine
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Drums/Guitar/Vocals/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitars: Chris Maxwell
Drums/Synths: Phil Hernandez
Background Vocals: Amanada Garrett
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 3:50

04. My Balloon
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Mixed: Russell Simins and Ben Arons

05. Let’s Meet In Real Life
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Drums/Piano: Russell Simins
Guitar: Nick Zinner
(Nick Zinner appears courtesy of Interscope Records)
Loops: Rick Lee
Bass: Tada Hirano
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 2:33

06. Never Gonna Do That Again
Produced: Russell Simins and Jay Braun
Drums/Vocals: Russell Simins
Beats/Synths: Dan Nakamura
Programming/Bass: Jay Braun
Guitars: Brian Waters
Guitar: Sammy James Jr
Tamb: Jesse Wallace
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 2:37

07. Rock Show
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Drums/Guitar/Vocals: Russell Simins
Beats/Synths: Dan Nakamura
Guitar/Programming/Backing Vocals: Jay Braun
Bass: Justin Braun
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 1:19

08. If You’re Thinkin’ Of Me
Produced: Russell Simins and Jay Braun
Drums/Guitar/Vocals: Russell Simins
Beats/Synths: Dan Nakamura
Guitar/Programming/Backing Vocals: Jay Braun
Bass: Justin Braun
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 3:41

09. Keep On Movin’
Produced: Russell Simins and Jay Braun
Drums/Guitar/Vocals: Russell Simins
Beats/Synths: Dan Nakamura
Guitar/Programming/Backing Vocals: Jay Braun
Bass: Justin Braun
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 2:57

10. All You Need Is Luck
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Mixed: Russell Simins and Ben Arons

11. The Beginning
Produced: Russell Simins and Jay Braun
Drums/Guitar/Vocals: Russell Simins
Beats/Synths: Dan Nakamura
Guitar/Programming: Jay Braun
Bass: Justin Braun
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry
Run Time: 2:45

12. I Do
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Drums/Guitar/Vocals/Percussion: Russell Simins
Bass: Rick Lee
Backing Vocals: Amanda Garrett
Mixed: Russell Simins and Danny Madorsky at Empire VU
Run Time: 3:57

13. Goodbye
Produced: Russell Simins and Dan the Automator
Mixed: Jay Braun and Russell Simins at 2 Berry

SLEEVE NOTES:
“Thank You”
DETAILS:
ARTWORK:
Photo: Karin Partin
Design: TATIANAAROCHA.COM

BARCODE: 3 526186 610729

MATRIX: “CA REVERB107 @@ IFPI LY88 3/5/2009 4:08:26 AM 000464531”

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