Ne'er Do Evers | Idiot Garden

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Big Star Frank Black Guided by Voices

Album Links
Official Ne'er Do Evers Blog MySpace Official Ne'er Do Evers Website

More Artists From
United States - NY - New York City

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Punk Rock: 90's Rock Moods: Type: Lo-Fi
There are no items in your wishlist.

Idiot Garden

by Ne'er Do Evers

Lo-fi cassette recorded rock music with classic indie drive and melody.
Genre: Rock: Punk
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
just a few left.
order now!
Buy 2 or more of this title and get 10% off
Share to Google +1

Tracks

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
artist name
share
time
download
1. Throwaway the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
1:54 album only
2. Hell is Other People the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
4:06 album only
3. You'll Think of Something the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
3:18 album only
4. Archsup Poured the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
1:29 album only
5. Backyard the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
2:48 album only
6. Front Row City the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
1:57 album only
7. You Want My Heart the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
1:43 album only
8. My Self Is Benign the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
4:29 album only
9. Thirteen the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
1:50 album only
10. Diligent Toiler the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
2:42 album only
11. Turn Around the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
2:30 album only
12. No, I don't wanna have a good time the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
1:14 album only
13. BSS the Ne'er Do Evers
Share this song!
X
2:26 album only
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
"Chris Buckridge is Brooklyn's best-kept musical secret. Dreamy pop, spikey rock, demented glee...he does it all--often in the same song. Some say he's Frank Black's long-lost kid brother; I say Mr. Black better watch his back."
--Andrew Hultkrans, author, "Forever Changes" (33 1/3 series)


The Ne'er Do Evers began making music together in the summer of 2003. Mostly performing the music of frontman Chris Buckridge, writer of missing songs, the Ne'ers are on the whole a personality party. Each member a member of their own band, and most likely someone eles's, too. Good friends. Gig veterans. Old buddies not afraid to embarrass each other or themselves in the name of the SHOW. Or in this case, to make each other proud in the name of the RECORD.

Idiot Garden is the second Ne'er Do Evers record, the first available on Make Friends Hour (along with Buckridge's "Vessels" EP, still available through CDBaby, iTunes, and most digital retailers). The album was mostly played by Buckridge. "Saved time on practice," he says. He started by going into Brad Craig's Fretman Studios (where "Vessels" was recorded) and recording all the drums, without a backing track. He then put all the drum parts on a cd, played the cd on his portable listening device into his 4 track, and played along and sang live all on one track. Buckridge then went back and did backing vocals and bass on another track, and thus basic tracks were born.

All that was left were some new partners in crime, so Buckridge called in Pascal from Balthrop, Alabama, Kyle Fischer from Rainer Maria, Tavo Carbone from 2/3 Skeleton, Ne'ers alum and frequent collaborator Josh Kaufman,and steady collaborator and constant cohort Mike Quoma. Guitars were played, keyboards pounded, amps killed, They Might Be Giants were covered, and now here we are... presenting IDIOT GARDEN by the Ne'er Do Evers.


Reviews


to write a review