Unwilling to Explain

by Unknown Instructors

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Hand in Hand 04:17
Initiation 03:48
The Hero 03:30
The Patriot 04:09


Dan McGuire • Vocals
J Mascis • Guitar
George Hurley • Drums
Mike Watt • Bass

Also on board:
Joe Baiza • Co-Vocals for 2, 6 and 8
Stephen Perkins • Percussion on 3 and 6
Dan Wenninger • Saxophone on 6 and 9
Stephan Haluska • Harp on 3
Leah Jenssen • Cello on 2


released February 22, 2019

• Mike Watt recorded his bass at tHUNDERpANTS in San Pedro, CA during December of 2011
• Mike Watt recorded George Hurley’s drums at Casa Hanzo in San Pedro, CA during January of 2012, Pete Mazich helped him
• J Mascis recorded his guitar at Bisquiteen in Amherst, MA during April of 2015, Marc Seedorf helped him
• Dan McGuire recorded his vocals at Cleanest Dirty Shirt in Toledo, OH during July of 2016
• Mike Watt mixed this at tHUNDERpANTS in San Pedro, CA during September/October of 2018
• Dan McGuire and Mike Watt produced this
• Dave Gardner mastered this at Infrasonic Mastering
• Dan McGuire and Mike Watt wrote all the songs (?2019 Prestidigitation [ASCAP] and. tHUNDERsPIELS [BMI]) except for all the words on 1 (Robert Frost) and half the words on 6 (Lou Reed)
• Mike Watt took the front cover photo
• Joff Jones did the back cover painting “Lost” and the inside paintings “Analog” and “Passenger”


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