Disclaimer: All conversations and commentary are unscripted candid moments picked up by microphones during tracking.
released November 16, 2012
Max Feinstein - Round of Sound
Music and Lyrics by Max Feinstein
Artwork by Kristin Tully and Max Feinstein
Photography by Kristin Tully
Produced by John Roccesano, Max Feinstein and Ryan Kaywork
Recorded by John Roccesano, Ryan Kaywork and Max Feinstein (but mostly those first two guys).
"Commentary" by Mad Dog and Johnny Country
Max Feinstein: Guitars, Vocals, Trinkets, Percussion, Sound Manipulation,
Maxwell Feinstein: Bass, Backing Vocals, Didgeridoo
John Roccesano: Drums, Percussion, Didgeridoo, Sound Manipulation
Jonathan Wohl: Bass on Tracks 3, 6, 10, and 11
Jake Sachs: Synthesizers on Tracks 4 and 12
Mike Gilch: Keyboards on Tracks 3,8,10, and 11
Milo Venter: Additional Drumming on Track 3
Additional Backing Vocals on Track 10 by Megan Kelly, Andrew Reynolds and John Roccesano. Additional, Additional Backing Vocals on Track 10 gloriously performed by John Roccesano
Mixing and Mastering by John Roccesano
Executive Production by honorable benefactor, Mister Yamamoto. Arigato, Yamamoto-san
This album is dedicated to the memory of my mother, Anna DeSimone. My biggest inspiration and bottomless source of passion. Every day proves more clearly that I am your son.
Thank You to my backers: Nick Faraci, Robin McGrath, Mike Canter, Isabella Webbe, Ricky Yoselevitz, Haley Bowery, Kaan Akoyl, Larry Perfetti, John Feinstein, Jake Sachs, E.S
. Milner, Jaime Swanson, Archangel Buttaci, Brianni Isaac, Anna Belli, Chris Algoo, Allie Coker-Schwimmer, Ilya Grosh, Thomas McMahan, Rory, Marinich, Stephanie Stetson, Maria Moran, Alfaromeo, Kim DeFrancesco, Joe Nardino, Elena Skye, Hareesh Chandrupatla and The Spector family: Yale, Barry, Shelley and Zoewy.
Special Thanks to: Andrew and Jon for sharing with me such amazing music. My father, Robert Feinstein for life and support. Cristian and Laz of Ill Niño and Sound Wars Studio for the amazing environment, gear loans, and fantastic new brotherhood that you privilege me with. Ryan for all the awesome late nights. April for all of the guidance you've given to this scruffy bastard. Kristin for being an amazing photographer and fantastic friend. And to Ben for motivating me to finally get off my ass and work on this album.
Extra Special Thanks go to John Roccesano and Zoewy Spector. Your companionship and support allows me to chase these windmills and for that I am eternally grateful to you both.