Paint Your Golden Face

by Paint Your Golden Face

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released March 5, 2010

Paint Your Golden Face is Jonathon McCarthy (Vocals, Harmonium, Cassette Loop, Guitar, Cymbals) and Jordan Marson (Vocals, Drums, Drum Loops, Vocal Loops, Organ, Guitar, Percussion).

All music written by Paint Your Golden Face, except Submarine, by Chloe Escott.

Additional hand claps on 'Sick Kids With Swords' by Hanna Jacobsen.

All lyrics by Paint Your Golden Face, except for the line "Caroline cuts hair for cider", by Will Cox; the lines "I think this band is the one, and I think the front man will shoot himself into his face", by Bradley A. Trull; the line "Paint these eyes red", by George Clarkson; the line "My heart is wrapped in chicken wire", by Adam Ouston; the line "We keep cutting each other's throats", by Alan McCarthy; and the line "Television is about pictures", by Jessica Sawyer.

The Paint Your Golden Face Choir, August 2008 - September 2009:

Chris Wessing, Carl Higgs, Will Cox, Jessica Sawyer, Jill Cason, Christoph Farrell, Lisa Rime, Marion Abraham, Fairlie Collins, Nathan Collins, Thomas Hyland, Fred Showell, Hanna Jacobsen, Chris Campbell, Adam D'Andrea, James Tulczyn, Patrick Hatch, Lauren Mason, Amy Brown, Elliot Taylor, Matthew Sertori, Andy Brazendale, James Parry, Edwina Foster, Cahill Kelly, Timothy Ayres, Tristan Barnes, Tristan Fraser, Monica Lowe, Sarah Shepherd, Steve Wright, Caitlin Barnett, George Clarkson, Jordan Marson and Jonathon McCarthy.

Recorded, mixed and mastered by James Tulczyn at 3 Maning Avenue, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania.

Cover photograph by Sean Fennessy. Layout by Jessica Lillico.

Thanks to Ivy St. for support, James Parry for dealing with our noise, Patrick Cross for the 8-track tape machine, Ben Mason for the pre-amps, The Brisbane Hotel for letting us play there, everyone who sang and anyone else we've forgotten.



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Paint Your Golden Face Hobart, Australia

Paint Your Golden Face was an independent two-piece band based in Hobart, Tasmania.

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