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All Music Guide - Andrew Leahey
After pulling double duty as producers and performers on their first two albums, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin hand the production reins over to Chris Walla, who fills the band's third record with a mix of quirky, lo-fi gloss and nuanced arrangements. This is a breezy record, shot through with jangled bits of folk, rock, and alt-country but largely focused on the group's pop sensibilities. Free to focus on the music instead of the production, SSLYBY brew up a sound that recalls early Sloan and Fountains of Wayne records, with slightly sloppy guitar solos and thick, double-tracked vocal harmonies drawing the clearest parallel between SSLYBY and the bands they ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andrew Leahey
After pulling double duty as producers and performers on their first two albums, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin hand the production reins over to Chris Walla, who fills the band's third record with a mix of quirky, lo-fi gloss and nuanced arrangements. This is a breezy record, shot through with jangled bits of folk, rock, and alt-country but largely focused on the group's pop sensibilities. Free to focus on the music instead of the production, SSLYBY brew up a sound that recalls early Sloan and Fountains of Wayne records, with slightly sloppy guitar solos and thick, double-tracked vocal harmonies drawing the clearest parallel between SSLYBY and the bands they emulate. Walla honors the band's lo-fi roots by keeping things analog and homemade-sounding, occasionally tossing in some studio trickery but always doing so in a tasteful, light-handed way.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/17/2010
  • Label: Polyvinyl Records
  • UPC: 644110019721
  • Catalog Number: 197
  • Sales rank: 153,335

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin Primary Artist
Chris Walla Synthesizer, Guitar, Percussion, Wurlitzer
Philip Dickey Synthesizer, Guitar, Piano, Drums, Marimbas, Vocals, Wurlitzer, Group Member
John Robert Cardwell Bass, Guitar, Mandolin, Vocals, Timpani, Group Member
Will Knauer Guitar, Group Member
Jonathan James Bass, Guitar, Drums, Vocals, Group Member
Mark Cassidy Banjo
Technical Credits
Roger Seibel Mastering
Aaron Scott Art Direction
Chris Walla Producer
Beau Sorenson Producer
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin Composer, Engineer, Art Direction
John Robert Cardwell Composer
Will Knauer Composer
Jonathan James Engineer
Lewis Carroll Composer
Dickey Composer
Andrew Morgan Booking
Co Rentmeester Cover Photo
David Guinn Paintings
Andreas Oberschelp Booking
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