|New Best Friends|
|Studio album by|
|Released||March 3, 2009|
|Alternative cover 1|
|Alternative cover 2|
"The EP Initiative" Cover
New Best Friends is the official debut album by Mansions.
Mansions is an American indie rock band from Louisville, Kentucky, currently residing in Seattle, Washington.
The album was produced, recorded and mixed by Mike Sapone (Brand New, Taking Back Sunday, Straylight Run). Mastering by Fred Kevorkian (Willie Nelson, The Apples In Stereo, Maroon 5, Joseph Arthur, The National, and more).
Mike Sapone is an American record producer, composer, audio engineer, and mixer whose credits include producing records for bands such as Brand New, Taking Back Sunday, Mayday Parade, Sorority Noise, Boston Manor, O'Brother, Cymbals Eat Guitars, MC Lars and Public Enemy.
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Taking Back Sunday is an American rock band from Long Island, New York. The band was formed by guitarist Eddie Reyes in 1999. The band's members are Adam Lazzara, John Nolan, Shaun Cooper, and Mark O'Connell (drums), and they are joined by Nathan Cogan (guitar) for their live performances. Nolan and Cooper left the group in 2003 before rejoining in 2010.
The physical copy of the album includes a bonus-disc known as "The EP Initiative", a compilation album containing tracks from seven different EP's released throughout 2008 through very limited formats.
The album was also pressed to vinyl by Sophomore Lounge Records, with only 250 copies made.
|Bonus Disc: The EP Initiative|
|4.||"Last To Leave"||3:51|
|6.||"When I Sleep"||4:06|
|7.||"Shoes On, Pants Off"||3:19|
|11.||"You Got Caught"||3:50|
|12.||"When She's Not Around"||4:02|
|13.||"I Told a Lie" (Remix)||4:10|
|14.||"The Worst Part" (Remix)||3:46|
|15.||"Curacao Blue" (Remix)||4:03|
|16.||"Gotta Be Alone" (16)||3:50|
|17.||"All Eyes on You" (Remix)||3:23|
|19.||"Talk Talk Talk" (Remix)||4:14|
|20.||"Substitute Angel" (Acoustic Version)||3:24|
|21.||"Take It Back" (Acoustic Version)||4:07|
|22.||"Por Favor Is Spanish" (Acoustic Version)||4:07|
|23.||"Millions of Pieces" (Acoustic Version)||3:57|
|24.||"Holidaze" (Acoustic Version)||4:15|
|25.||"Tangerine" (Acoustic Version)||4:21|
|26.||"The Worst Part" (Demo)||3:14|
|27.||"Gotta Be Alone" (Demo)||3:04|
|28.||"Por Favor Is Spanish" (Demo)||3:26|
|29.||"Substitute Angel" (Demo)||3:13|
|30.||"Millions of Pieces" (Demo)||3:49|
|31.||"Curacao Blue" (Demo)||4:22|
|32.||"I Told a Lie" (Demo)||4:02|
|33.||"All Eyes on You" (Demo)||1:32|
|36.||"Take It Back" (Demo)||3:32|
|38.||"Talk Talk Talk" (Demo)||4:08|
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