Where Were You

from by The Successful Failures

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    For you vinyl lovers out there - Saratoga on beautiful black 12" vinyl with a varied song sequence to better suit the "Side A" / "Side B" format.

    The album jacket, designed by FDR graphics guru Mike Virok, includes the David Appel photo of the band in the studio on the back and the Tris McCall photo of urban NJ on the cover. It's such a pleasure to see this design in a 12 x 12 format rather than the tiny compact disc - but the real allure here is the beautiful sound of this album on the vinyl. Also included in this order is the 11 x 11 insert / lyric sheet and the SF Beer Tour sticker (designed by freelance artist Jason Kochis).

    The Successful Failures - Saratoga - 12” Vinyl Track Listing

    Side A
    Because We’re Ghosts
    Love You So
    Knoxville Suite
    Oh Dear Mother
    Giving Back the Awards
    In This World
    No White Knight in Knoxville
    Ruby Ruby
    Oh Diane

    Side B
    Disgruntled Bankers
    The Ocean & The Stars
    Already in Two
    Everywhere She Goes It’s Raining
    Where Were You?

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    Enjoy the new album on compact disc technology. The eco-wallet packaging, designed by FDR graphics guru Mike Virok, includes the David Appel photo of the band in the studio on the back and the Tris McCall photos of urban NJ on the cover and inside flaps. Also included in this order is the 11 x 11 lyric sheet and the SF Beer Tour sticker (designed by freelance artist Jason Kochis).

    Includes digital pre-order of Saratoga. You get 2 tracks now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album the moment it’s released.

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  • Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    Ok folks here it is... the ultimate bundle. This is everything we've got to give. Now it's a limited time offer because the vinyl is a limited run - get it while it's hot!. Here's what you get:

    1. Signed copy of Saratoga 12" vinyl record (includes 11 x 11 lyric insert)
    2. Saratoga compact disc in eco-wallet design
    3. The Saratoga 2019 T-Shirt (Next Level Tri-Blend brand soft style T-Shirt - let us know your size and whether you'd like military green or vintage/faded black)
    4. The exclusive SF Beer Tour sticker (designed by freelance artist Jason Kochis)

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  • T-Shirt/Apparel + Digital Album

    This "Next Level" Tri-Blend soft style t-shirt features the new 2019 The Successful Failures Mike Virok logo as it appears on the Saratoga album. Choose either military green or vintage/faded black. You'll also receive the limited edition SF Beer Tour sticker (designed by freelance artists Jason Kochis).

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lyrics

Where were you when they put me out with the garbage
Where were you when they put me out on the curb
Where were you when they kicked me out of the kitchen
For putting too much butter in my curds
Where were you when they married me to that doctor without a heart
In other words, in other words, where were you?

Where were you when they put me up in that backroom
Where were you when they hired those security guards
Where were you when they put me up in that tower
With noone there to talk to put the stars
Where were you when they told me not to remember who you are
I other words, in other words, where were you?

Where were you when they told me about contrition
Where were you when they put me in the back of that car
Where were you when told me not to stay here
And not to put my elbows on the bar
Where were you when they turned the lights off
And said it wasn’t dark
In other words, in other words, where were you?

Where were you when they burned up all my magazines
Where were you when they tied me to that rail
Where were you when they told me not to worry
And that the constitution was for sale
Where were you when they held me with no chance to post my bail
In other words, in other words, where were you?

credits

from Saratoga, released August 30, 2019
Mick Chorba - Electric Guitar, Vocal
Ron Bechamps - Bass Guitar, Vocal
Rob Martin - Drums, Vocal
Pete Smith - Electric Guitar, Vocal
Greg Potter - Electric Guitar, Vocal

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FDR Label Chesterfield, New Jersey

FDR Label is the small NJ indie label with the big power pop heart. Formed in 1996, FDR Label is known for wildly popular tribute CDs to the Replacements, The Who, and the 80s movie tribute, High School Reunion.

Releases have featured Guided By Voices, Frank Black, Matthew Sweet, Pat Dinizio, The Bigger Lovers, Bastards of Melody, The Successful Failures, the Dipsomaniacs, Taggart, and many more.
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