Matadors


Executive Producers: Sig Nagys, Melinda Clyne, 9th Wave Publishing
Produced by: Paul Benoit

1.) Matadors/ Flyer Girl  ( 10:20 )
2.) Oakland/ When Luck Calls Your Name ( 6:25 )
3.) Lightning Bugs and Barflies/ Stand by: Me ( 7:19 )
4.) Piloting Paper Airplanes/ Rocket and The Stars ( 6:47 )
5.) Stagehands/ Bloom ( 6:33 )
6.) Freedom is/ Bird on the Wire ( 8:08 )
7.) Rings/ Love is a Stranger ( 5:26 )
8.) BP: Beyond Pollution/ 10 Ton Shoes ( 6:21 )
9.) Winter Song/ Girl from The North Country ( 5:30 )
10.)Afterlife/Can’t Stop Me ( 5:25 )

Matadors/ Flyer Girl
Chris Chandler/Paul Benoit

“Reality is merely an illusion - albeit a persistent one.” - Albert Einstein

Paul Benoit: Guitar, Bass and Vocals
Frankie Hernandez: Trumpet and Vocals
Dan Weber: Drums
Hugh Sutton: Accordion, Vocals
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded and Mixed by: Blake Harkins at Lost and Found Studios, Seattle, WA
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music


Oakland/ When Luck Calls Your Name
Chris Chandler/Paul Benoit

“I would rather be ashes than dust.” - Jack London

Paul Benoit: Guitar, and Vocals
Doug Schoolcraft:  Guitar
Tige Decoster: Bass
Dan Weber: Drums
Bill Molloy: Piano
Frankie Hernandez: Trumpet and Vocals
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded originally at: The Cabin by: Ric Vaughan
with additional tracks at 31st Ave Studio by: Jakael Tristam, Seattle, WA
and at: by: Ashland, OR
When Luck Calls your name originally released on:
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music


Lightning Bugs and Barflies/ Stand by: Me
Chris Chandler/ Ben E King, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller

“We must hang together or we shall hang separately.” - Benjamin Franklin

Paul Benoit: Guitar, Bass and Vocals
Frankie Hernandez: Trumpet and Vocals
Dan Weber: Drums
Hugh Sutton: Accordion, Vocals
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded and Mixed by: Blake Harkins at Lost and Found Studios, Seattle, WA
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Ben E King Music


Piloting Paper Airplanes/ Rocket and The Stars
Chris Chandler/Paul Benoit


PT Barnum was wrong... The Greatest Show on Earth - is life.

Paul Benoit: Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Piano,  and Vocals
Dan Weber: Drums
Andrea Witgens: Vocals
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded and Mixed by: Blake Harkins at Lost and Found Studios, Seattle, WA
with additional tracks at 31st Ave Studio by: Jakael Tristam, Seattle, WA
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music

Stagehands/ Bloom
Chris Chandler/Paul Benoit

“If you really want to help the theater, don't be an actress, Be an audience.” -  Tallulah Bankhead


Paul Benoit: Guitar, Bass, and Vocals
Hugh Sutton: Piano
Dan Weber: drums
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded originally at: lost and found by: Blake Harkins
with additional tracks at 31st Ave Studio by: Jakael Tristam, Seattle, WA
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music


Freedom is/ Bird on the Wire
Chris Chandler/Leonard Cohen

“Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.”  - Jean-Paul Sartre

Paul Benoit: Guitar, Bass and Vocals
Frankie Hernandez: Vocals
Dan Weber: Drums
Hugh Sutton: Organ, Vocals
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded and Mixed by: Blake Harkins at Lost and Found Studios, Seattle, WA
Published by: 9th Wave Publishing/ Stranger Music
Licensed  through Harry Fox

Rings/ Love is a Stranger
Chris Chandler/Paul Benoit

“the sacred hoop of my people was one of the many hoops that made one circle, wide as daylight and as starlight, and in the center grew one mighty flowering tree to shelter all the children of one mother and one father.” - Black Elk

Paul Benoit: Guitar, Shaker  and Vocals
Janne Jacobsen:  Vocals


Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded originally at: Casa Tortuga by: William Blackstone
with additional tracks recorded and mixed at 31st Ave Studio by: Jakael Tristam, Seattle, WA
Love is a Stranger originally released in: 2008
Published by: 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music

BP: Beyond Pollution/ 10 Ton Shoes
Chris Chandler/ Paul Benoit

“I will believe in Corporate Personhood when I see a Corporation on death row.” - Chandler

Paul Benoit: Guitar, and Vocals
Frankie Hernandez: Trumpet
Dan Weber: Drums
Doug Schoolcraft: Guitar
Brad White: Bass Vocals
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded originally at: Squirley studio by: Rick Vaughn
with additional tracks at 31st Ave Studio by: Jakael Tristam, Seattle, WA
and at Flash Recording Studio by: East Side Flash, Austin, TX
originally released in: 1995
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music

Winter Song/ Girl from The North Country
Chris Chandler/ Bob Dylan

“winter doesn’t give a soft white damn whom it touches.” - ee cummings

Paul Benoit: Guitar, Bass and Vocals
Dan Weber: Drums
Hugh Sutton: Wurlitzer Piano,
Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded and Mixed by: Blake Harkins at Lost and Found Studios, Seattle, WA
Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Dwarf Music
Licensed through Harry Fox

Afterlife/Can't Stop Me
Chris Chandler/ Paul Benoit

“Do for this life as if you live forever, do for the afterlife as if you die tomorrow.”  - Ali ibn Abi Talib


Paul Benoit: Guitar, and Vocals
Tige Decoster: Bass
Dan Weber: Drums
Frankie Hernandez: Trumpet

Chris Chandler: Spoken Word

Recorded originally at: Lost and Found Studio by: Blake Harkins
with additional tracks at 31st Ave Studio by: Jakael Tristam, Seattle, WA

Published by: : 9th Wave Publishing/ Stray Dog Music

Album Mastered at 31st Ave Studio, Seattle, WA by: Jakael Tristam
Album Art: Chris Chandler and Jen Delyth
Photography: Unsure Yet

THANK YOU
Jen Delyth, our families, friends, fans, Blake, Jakael, Dan, Anne, Brino, Michelle, George, Chris and Liana

updated 3 years ago