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Side Groups

The Trypes

Music for Neighbors
Release date: April 24th

2012 - Acute Records ACU015

Vinyl includes complete recorded output, that is The Explorers Hold EP and the track appearing on Luxury Condos compilation.

The album also features six early, never-before heard demos. Seven additional rehearsal recordings are included with the digital download and digital release.

Includes a large-format 8 page booklet with notes from John, Marc and Glenn, and an introduction by their first fan, Ira Kaplan from Yo La Tengo.

Pre-order LP direct from Acute Records:
 $13 + shipping in the USA
 $14 + shipping in Canada/Mexico
 $18 + shipping, rest of the world

Track list:
Side A
1. (From the) Morning Glories
2. Love You To
3. Music for Neighbors
4. The Undertow
5. A Plan, Revised

Side B
6. Belmont Girl is Mad at Me
7. Foreign Doctors
8. Force of Habit
9. Friends
10. The Inner Light
11. A Plan, Revised (demo)

Bonus tracks included with digital download:
12. Dark Continents
13. Hard Friend to Keep
14. Our Obsessions
15. No One’s Alone
16. Play With Fire
17. Running On
18. Life History

Free Downloads
Blue Jay Way
People Unintentional Soft Tomorrow Hospital

 

Line up:
John Baumgartner (Keyboards)
Stanley Demeski (Percussion, Drums)
Elbrus Kelemet (Vocals)
Glenn Mercer (Guitar, Percussion, Vocals)
Bill Million (Percussion)
Marc Francia (Guitar, Vocals)
Toni Paruta (Vocals, Woodwind)
Brenda Sauter (Bass, Vocals)
Dave Weckerman (Percussions)
Notes:
All songs produced by Million/Mercer, except tracks 9, 10 & 18, which were produced by Glenn Mercer, and the Maxwell’s rehearsals, which are unedited cassette recordings

Digital tranfers engineered by Daniel Francia and Don Sternecker
“(From the) Morning Glories” transfer from vinyl and initial restoration by Michael Train

Mastered by Josh Bonati at Bonati Mastering, NYC, assisted by Doug Bleek
Re-issue produced by Dan Selzer, Todd Hyman and Jason Kapiskosky

 
The Explorers Hold

1984 - Coyote COY EP 006

Track list:
1.(From the) Morning Glories
2.Love You To (Harrison)
3.Music for Neighbors
4.The Undertow

 

Line up:
John Baumgartner (Keyboards)
Stanley Demeski (Percussion, Drums)
Glenn Mercer (Guitar, Percussion, Vocals)
Bill Million (Percussion)
Marc Francia (Guitar, Vocals)
Toni Paruta (Vocals, Woodwind)
Brenda Sauter (Bass, Vocals)
Notes:
Produced by: Bill Million & Glenn Mercer
Recorded at: Mix-O-Lydian Studio, Boonton, NJ
Engineered by: Don Sternecker
 

 

The Trypes also appear with a song in a compilation:
Luxury Condos Coming To Your Neighboroods Soon

1985 - Coyote

Track list:
1. Sleep With Angels (The Wygals)
2. Enough is Never Enough (Rage To Live)
3. Devil's Train (Trigger & The Thrill Kings)
4. Big Fat Monkey's Hat (Scruffy the Cat)
5. Just A Little is Enough (Last Roundup)
6. Private Doberman (Yo La Tengo)
7. A Plan Revised (The Trypes)
8. Elvis, What Happened? (Mr. Bonus)
9. Dreamland (Gut Bank)
10. Stay Right Here (Deep Six)
11. Nightfall (Kilkenny Cats)
12. John Calvin (Myra Holder)
13. Listening To Elvis (Syd Straw)
14. Ask For Jill - 3D (The Jacks)
15. Never Comin' Home (Raunch Hands)

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Yung Wu

Shore Leave

1987 - Coyote/Twin Tone TTC 87119

Track list:
1.Shore Leave
2.The empty pool
3.Aspiration
4.Spinning
5.Big day  (B.Eno/P.Manzanera)
6.Eternal ice
7.Strange little man
8.Return to Zion
9.Child of the moon  (M.Jagger/K.Richard)
10.Powderfinger (N.Young)
11.Modern farmer

All songs written by Dave Weckerman
except where noted

 

Line up:
John Baumgartner (Keyboards)
Stanley Demeski (Percussion, Drums)
Glenn Mercer (Guitar, Backgr. vocals)
Bill Million (Guitar, Backgr. vocals)
Dave Weckerman (Vocals)
Brenda Sauter (Bass)

 

Notes:
Produced by: Bill Million & Glenn Mercer
Recorded at: Water Music Studios, Hoboken, NJ
Engineered by: Jim Mc Millan

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