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All the Prettiest Girls Go Straight to Hell by The Sparklers

All the Prettiest Girls Go Straight to Hell


(2017-18, RBR 003)

Credits

McCracken - Words and Guitar
John Douglas Smith - Words and Bass Guitar
Bob Enck - Drums

with:
Anthony "Jeeter" Collins - Fiddle on "Battleship"
Kerry Kenney - Guitar on "Upon Radar"
Andrew "Butch" Fullerton - Vocals on "Nancy" and "Moon"
Michael McLaughlin - Vocals on "Nancy", "Gatsby" and "Moon"

Recorded, mixed and produced by John Douglas Smith
Recorded in South Philly, U.S.A.
Mastered by Pete Rydberg at 1935

All songs written by McCracken and The Sparklers except "All the Prettiest Girls" and "Muni" written by John Douglas Smith and The Sparklers

Photography by Michael Bixler

Cover design and layout by John Douglas Smith

Special thanks to the Vercruysse Family

For Keri (1969-2017)

2017 Death by Misadventure Music / 2017 Number 13 Music / 2017 Radioball Records

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Crying at the Low Bar by The Sparklers

Crying at the Low Bar


(2012, RBR 002)

Credits

Brian McCracken - Words and Guitar
John Sheridan - Lead Guitar
John Douglas Smith - Bass Guitar
Bob Enck - Drums

Recorded and produced in and around South Philadelphia by John Sheridan

All songs written by Brian McCracken and The Sparklers

Special Thanks to Jon Vital (drums on "Bars" and "Plane"), Jeff Cawthorne (drums on "Train"), and Heather Brann (vocals on "Train").

Cover design and layout by John Douglas Smith

Photos courtesy of Cody Short, Cher Bryant, Keri Dyrdahl, the McCracken, Sheridan, Milke and Enck families.

2012 Death by Misadventure Music / 2012 Radioball Records

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Fall Apart Heart by The Sparklers

Fall Apart Heart


(2001, RBR 001)

Credits

Brian McCracken - Words and Guitar
Joel Breen - Bass Guitar
Frank - Drums

Additional Musicians:
Chris DiPinto - Mandolin and Violin
Andy Shahan - Backing Vocals

All songs written by Brian McCracken

Recorded, Produced, Engineered & Mixed by Paul Smith above Frank's Auto Body in South Philadelphia, PA

Cover design and layout by John Douglas Smith

2001 Death by Misadventure Music / 2001 Radioball Records

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