One fan described the hard-to-pigeon-hole sound as: "introspective rock noir". Others have said variously: a new voice; unconventional; fresh, intense, outside of the box sound; witty, gritty, smart and at times self-deprecating, yet charming lyrics; peppered with tasty and unexpected instrumental passages that keep the listener's head cocked for the next one; as eclectic as it gets; a unique blend of haunting and beautiful fringe pop that hints at Americana, jazz and altrock all at once; easily as damaged and intense as the cover art. Simply: The Best Band You've Never Heard ....
Jason Sanford: (aka: Tunewrecker / Sam Crabwalker/ Sideways Sam) Songs, Vocals, Guitars, Crazy Talk, Principal Negotiator, Cuckoo Bird, Finger Puppeteer and whatnot...
Jonathan Myers: Drums, Bass, Backing Vocals, Mediator, Safetybreak Supervisor (just to be safe), Class Clown
Jon Patch: Piano, Organ, 6-Track, Random Acts of Tenderness, Classmate of Class Clown
Chris Soberon: (aka Dr. Scarless Ohara) Sound Engineer, Yes Man, Vice-negotiator, Boy Genius, Button Pusher, Babysitter, Talkback Sassbacker, Mohawk Museum Curator, etc...
Will Lovell: Acoustic Bass
Elizabeth Anderson: Violin, Fiddle
Darcy Page: Backing Vocals
Garritt Schoonover: Backing Vocals
Mitch Anderson: cover photo
Chris Soberon: photos
Produced by: Jason Sanford
Co-Produced by: Jonathan Myers and Chris Soberon
All songs by Tunewrecker (aka Jason Sanford)
© 2012 Crabwalker Music Ltd.
Except Track 2, "The Reluctant Thief", by Trunk Federation (© 1998 Alias Records)
Recorded September 2009 - August 2010
At Reel Tone Digital Studios, Salt Lake City, UT
Graphic Design: Tim Kaczorowski
Thanks to: Chris Jacoby, Tommy Mortenson, Liz Shattler, Darcy Page, Keltin Barney, Kyra Crane, and Simple the Dog