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A Perfect Day

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Austin-based singer/songwriter Bob Schneider's fourth long-player was inspired by an afternoon boat trip with a friend on Central Texas' Lake Travis. Light, breezy, and effortless, the suitably titled Perfect Day is languid without being sleepy, and clever enough to appease fans of the husky-voiced crooner's earlier, edgier material. Bolstered by stand-out, radio-ready cuts like "Honeypot," "Everything You Love," and "Penelope Cruz," Perfect Day is less infused with the shades of folk-funk and mambo-infused pop
ock that peppered earlier releases like I'm Good Now and Lovely Creatures, and more concerned with watching the sun ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Austin-based singer/songwriter Bob Schneider's fourth long-player was inspired by an afternoon boat trip with a friend on Central Texas' Lake Travis. Light, breezy, and effortless, the suitably titled Perfect Day is languid without being sleepy, and clever enough to appease fans of the husky-voiced crooner's earlier, edgier material. Bolstered by stand-out, radio-ready cuts like "Honeypot," "Everything You Love," and "Penelope Cruz," Perfect Day is less infused with the shades of folk-funk and mambo-infused pop
ock that peppered earlier releases like I'm Good Now and Lovely Creatures, and more concerned with watching the sun go down in the rear view mirror. Is it earth shattering stuff? Not really, but the Ypsilanti, Michigan native has crafted a perfect little siesta of a record that, like old friends, never wears out its welcome, and leaves a lasting weekend glow that makes the daily grind a little more tolerable.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/19/2011
  • Label: Kirtland Records
  • UPC: 186535005328
  • Catalog Number: 53
  • Sales rank: 73,727

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Let the Light In (5:16)
  2. 2 Honeypot (4:23)
  3. 3 Everything is Cool (4:30)
  4. 4 Peaches (2:34)
  5. 5 Yeah, I'll Do That (2:33)
  6. 6 Everything You Love (3:46)
  7. 7 Penelope Cruz (5:23)
  8. 8 Funcake (2:48)
  9. 9 Dirtmouth (2:31)
  10. 10 Am I Missing Something (3:29)
  11. 11 Another Bad Idea (2:53)
  12. 12 Hand Me Back My Life (3:49)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Bob Schneider Primary Artist
David Boyle Keyboards
George Reiff Bass
Billy Harvey Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals
Conrad Choucroun Percussion, Chimes, Drums
Marcus Cardwell Saxophone
Raúl Vallejo Trombone
Oliver Steck Vocals
Harmoni Kelley Vocals
Erik Telford Trumpet
J.J. Johnson Percussion, Drums
Ted Roberson Vocals
Billy Cassis Guitar, Vocals
Bob Schneider Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals
Technical Credits
Dave McNair Mastering
Matthew Mahon Cover Photo
Dwight A. Baker Producer, Engineer
Bob Schneider Composer, Layout
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