Return of the Woman is a joyful romp from girl groups to 70s punk full of hooks, attitude and smarts. Witty and passionate with a brazen respect for the song.
released September 27, 2011
Produced and recorded by Darwin Smith
Cully Symington - drums, percussion
Joshua Zarbo - bass
Darwin - guitars, keys, weird shit, backing vocals
Dan Hoekstra - guitars
Terri Lord - drums on The Great Pretend, percussion on Days Past Long and 'Til Night, backing vocals on Wrecking Ball
Steve Bernal - bass on Bring Back Pete Seeger and Progress
Melissa - guitars, vocals and backing vocals unless noted
Ezra Reynolds -keys on New (Brave) World, Chasing Shadows, Return of the Woman, Bring Back Pete Seeger
Kullen Fuchs - keys on 'Til Night, The Future Don't Mean a Thing, Progress, accordion on 'Til Night, Vibraphone on Progress, French horn and trumpet on Small Stars, trombone on Wrecking Ball
John Wesley Coleman III - backing vocals on Bring Back Pete Seeger and Wrecking Ball
Dotty Ferrell- backing vocals on The Great Pretend
Trish Murphy - backing vocals on Last Saturday Night and Chasing Shadows
Girls Rock Camp choir - Terri Lord, Emily Marks, Jess Bee, Esme Barrera, Bonnie Spanogle - backing vocals and noise on 'Til Night.
Additional recording Lars Goransson
Cover photo Korhan Erel in Sarajevo.
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