Home Life to be released by Underwater Peoples Records on July 16
ALBUM STREAM: Andrew Cedermark – Home Life –
Andrew Cedermark’s sophomore album, Home Life, is now available for streaming via NPR First Listen.
Andrew Cedermark will also be touring in July, beginning with an album release party at Shea Stadium in NY on July 11. Home Life will be released digitally on July 16 and on vinyl August 20 through Underwater Peoples.
About Andrew Cedermark:
Following his 2010 effort, Moon Deluxe, the rock-and-roll musician Andrew Cedermark spent 2012 putting new songs to tape in an honest-to-goodness rock-and-roll recording studio. Ten of these songs make up his new album, Home Life, which is set in New York, New Jersey and Virginia, and which, loosely, is about growing up only to find that you didn’t have to, and the subsequent discovery that the process is irreversible.
Other irreversible processes discussed in the album include falling in love; losing friends while not making friends; and realizing that one is mired in a place where one does not belong. Like country and rap music, neither of which Home Life resembles, the album’s lyrical content is designed to reflect the likely concerns of its listeners.
The majority of Home Life was recorded by Kevin McMahon at Marcata in New Paltz, New York, with two separate bands: on half the songs Kevin Haney played drums and Jacob Wolf played bass guitar; on the other half Alex Tretiak played drums and Sarim Al-Rawi (of Liquor Store) played bass guitar. Jacob played all the keys and contributed many melodies, and Andrew wrote the songs and plays all other parts. “On Me” and “Come Back” were recorded at homes in Charlottesville, VA and New York City.
Andrew Cedermark’s live band, Andrew Cedermark Revue, consists of Alex Tretiak on drums, Jacob Wolf on bass, and Evan Brody on guitar.
7/11 – Brooklyn, NY – Shea Stadium *
7/12 – Baltimore, MD – Golden West
7/13 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern
7/14 – Chicago, IL – The Burlington
7/16 – Nashville, TN – High Watt
7/17 – Oxford, MS – Lamar Lounge
7/18 – Athens, GA – Normaltown Hall
7/19 – Raleigh, NC – King’s Barcade
7/20 – Charlottesville, VA – Tea Bazaar
9/02 – Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s
* Album release show w/ Liquor Store, Little Big League
1. On Me
2. Tiller of Lawn
3. Canis Major
4. Canis Minor
5. Heap of Trash
6. Train Window Man
7. At Home
8. Come Back
9. Memories, Ah!
10. Men In Jail