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Warrior 04:36
Mics 2012 01:54
Soul Fire 05:26
Cookie Jar 04:39
No. 9 02:57
No Give Up 05:11


Jay Spaker // Vocals, Harmonies, Arrangement
Angelo Peters // Bass, Baritone Guitar, Guitar, Organs, Synths, Clavinet, Arrangement
Andrew Klein // Drums, Cymbals, Percussion
Dana Billings // Minimoog, Moog Rogue, Hammond, Farfisa and Vox Organs
Bryan Davis // Shekere, Metal, Bells, Percussion
Dan Barker // Lead and Rhythm Guitars, Effects
Rob Tate // Wurlitzer Electric Piano, Fender Rhodes Electric Piano
Damien Scalise // Lead and Rhythm Guitars
Lucas Ashby // Congas, Cello
Lee Hamilton // Tenor Saxophone, Horn Arrangement
Bobby Spellman // Trumpet
Jamie Yaman // Baritone Saxophone
Josh Oxford // Arp Odyssey, Vibraphone on "Mics"


released June 1, 2012

Produced by Angelo Peters, Jay Spaker and Big Mean Sound Machine

Engineered by Angelo Peters at Big Mean Studios
Basic Tracking on "No. 9" by Dana Billings at Electric Wilburland
Vocal Tracking by Jay Spaker at Dojo Star Studios

Mixed by Angelo Peters at Big Mean Studios

Mastered by Dana Billings at Electric Wilburland

Big Mean Studios, Electric Wilburland, Will Russel, Dana Billings, McNeil Music of Ithaca, Greenstar Coop, Casey Martin, Glyph, The Haunt Ithaca, Castaways, 39 Highgate, 121 Sears, Etc….


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Big Mean Sound Machine Ithaca, New York

Big Mean Sound Machine is Fierce.

Meditation meets Party Music.

A thunderous dance party that fuses Afrobeat, Funk, Latin and Psychedelia, BMSM is constantly charting new territory. With their latest, independently-produced album "Runnin' for the Ghost," the band is poised to continue its exponential growth, uniting people and genres along the way.

Now's the time, get ready. #JoinTheMachine
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