The Minders ‎– Cul-De-Sacs & Dead Ends

earworm ‎– WORM 47
Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A-1 Build
Backing Vocals [Harmony Vocals] – Chris McDuffie, Robert SchneiderBass, Guitar, Percussion – Robert SchneiderDrums – Hilarie Sidney
A-2 Almost Arms
Bass – Robert SchneiderPercussion [Knee Slappin'] – Hilarie Sidney
A-3 Chatty Patty
Backing Vocals [Harmony Vocals] – Jim McIntyre, Robert SchneiderBass, Percussion – Robert SchneiderGuitar – Chris McDuffie
A-4 Paper Plane
A-5 Sally
A-6 Big Machine
Written-By – T. Ealam*
A-7 Rocket 58
Keyboards [Space-age Keyboard] – Tony GreenbergTheremin, Backing Vocals [Harmony Vocals] – Robert Schneider
A-8 Better Things
A-9 Weigh The Anchor
Written-By – Marc Willhite
B-1 Now I Can Smile
B-2 Black Balloon
B-3 Hand Me Downs
Written-By – Marc Willhite
B-4 Bicycle
B-5 Step Right Up
B-6 As Good As You Are
Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Rob Greene
B-7 Waterlooville
B-8 Time Vs. Length
B-9 In The Know
Producer, Engineer – Joanna Bolme



Black vinyl edition. Includes an inner with info.
Tracks 1 to 3 recorded on reel-to-reel 8 track at Pet Sounds in Denver, CO from Nov. 95 - Jan. 96.
Tracks 4 to 17 recorded at the Walk-In Closet Studio on reel-to-reel 4 track in Denver, CO from July 96 - Sept. 98.
Tracks 13 to 15 were completed at the Walk-In Closet in Portland, OR on reel-to-reel 8 track from Nov. 98 - Jan. 99.

Tracks 1 to 3 originally released as the Minders' first 7" record titled <a href="">"Come On And Hear!"</a> by the Elephant 6 Recording Co., 1996.
Tracks 4 to 6 were originally released as a 7" record titled <a href="">"Paper Plane"</a> by the Elephant 6 Recording Co., 1996.
Tracks 7 to 9 were originally released as a 7" record titled <a href="">"Rocket 58"</a> by 100 Guitar Mania, 1997.
Tracks 10 to 12 were originally released as a 7" record titled <a href="">"Black Balloon"</a> by Little Army, 1998.
Track 16 was originally released on the Chunklet Magazine compilation #14, 1998.
Tracks 13 to 15 and 17 were previously unreleased.
Track 18 engineered and produced by Joanna Bolme, recorded at the walk in closet 8/99. Written by Martin.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: A-side: WORM 47 A-1-1-
  • Matrix / Runout: B-side: WORM 47 B-1-1-