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THE LATEST ALBUM (#3): WAITING FOR THE ROBOT

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Track Listing:
1. Dirty Glitter
2. Miss You On Tuesday
3. Come On Venus
4. Ooh Baby Baby
5. Eight Down
6. Kiss This Goodbye
7. Baby I Love You
8. Vinyl Isabella
9. Everybody Waves Hello
10. Take a Picture
11. I'm So Happy that You're Out of My Life
12. This is a Test
13. The Scary Side of Me


Waiting for the Robot Liner Notes
Electroluv is the third record by The Handcuffs. Produced by Elvis & Orwell with Mike Hagler. Recorded mixed and mastered by Mike Hagler at Kingsize Sound Laboratories, Chicago. Photography by Sam Pillsbury with photo styling by Liz Lipschutz. Additional studio shots by Davis Brel. Design concept by Orwell & Elvis. Art direction by Chloe F. Orwell. All songs on Waiting for the Robot written by Brad Elvis except "Ooh Baby Baby," written by Brad Elvis & Chloe F. Orwell and "Eight Down," written by Brad Elvis & Chloe F. Orwell. Copyright 2011 The Handcuffs.

1. Dirty Glitter - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synth; Brad Elvis: drums, additional backing vocals, voice percussion, tambourine, handclaps; Ellis Clark: guitars; Mike Hagler: bass synth, additional rhthym guitar; John Abbey: bass

2. Miss You On Tuesday - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, rhythm guitar, vibraphone, synth; Brad Elvis: drums, synth; Ellis Clark: guitars, piano; Emily Togni: bass, fuzz bass; Brad & Chloe: iPhone backing vocals

3. Come On Venus - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, saxophones; Brad Elvis: drums; Ellis Clark: piano, electric & acoustic guitar; John Abbey: bass

4. Ooh Baby Baby - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synth, keyboards; Brad Elvis: drums, additional synth; Ellis Clark: guitars; John Abbey: bass; Andrew Distel: trumpets

5. Eight Down - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, acoustic guitar, synth; Brad Elvis: drums, tambourine; Ellis Clark: electric guitar, piano; Emily Togni: bass; Mike Hagler: synth strings

6. Kiss This Goodbye - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Brad Elvis: drums, synth, buzzer, talkback; Ellis Clark: guitars, piano; John Abbey: bass; Andrew Distel: trumpets

7. Baby I Love You - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, piano; Brad Elvis: vocals, drums, voice moog, tympani, maracas; Ellis Clark: acoustic & electric guitar; Emily Togni: bass

8. Vinyl Isabella - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Brad Elvis: drums, synth, voice moog; Ellis Clark: guitars; Emily Togni: bass; Mike Hagler: additional synth

9. Everybody Waves Hello - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, wood blocks; Brad Elvis: drums, piano, handclaps, shakers, güiro; Ellis Clark: guitars; Emily Togni: bass, fuzz bass; Mike Hagler: synth

10. Take a Picture - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Brad Elvis: drums, piano solo; Ellis Clark: guitars, rhythm piano; Emily Togni: bass, fuzz bass

11. I'm So Happy that You're Out of My Life - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, saxophones; Brad Elvis: double drums, additional backing vocals, percussion; Ellis Clark: piano, acoustic & electric guitar; Emily Togni: bass; Mike Hagler: percussion

12. This is a Test - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synth, bullhorn, additional guitar; Brad Elvis: drums; Ellis Clark: guitars; Emily Togni: bass

13. The Scary Side of Me - Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, acoustic & electric guitar; Brad Elvis: drums, synth; Emily Togni: bass; Alison Hinderliter: piano

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THE 2ND ALBUM: ELECTROLUV

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Track Listing:
1. Electroluv
2. Half a Mind
3. I Just Wanna' Be Free, Man
4. Turn it Up
5. Somebody Somewhere
6. Fake Friends
7. Russian or Polish Girl
8. God is Sure One Funny Girl
9. Wonderful Life
10. Baby Boombox
11. Resurrection
12. Gotta' Problem with Me?
13. One More Song


Electroluv Liner Notes
Electroluv is the second record by The Handcuffs. Produced by Elvis & Orwell with Mike Hagler. Recorded mixed and mastered by Mike Hagler at Kingsize Sound Laboratories, Chicago. Photography by Davis Brel. Design concept by Orwell & Elvis. Art direction by Chloe F. Orwell. All songs on Electroluv written by Brad Elvis except "Turn it Up," written by Chloe F. Orwell. Copyright 2008 The Handcuffs.

1. Electroluv - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, saxophones, synth; Ellis Clark: piano, guitar; Graham Elvis: bass

2. Half a Mind - Brad Elvis: drums, tambourine; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synth; Emily Togni: bass; Ellis Clark: piano, guitars

3. I Just Wanna' Be Free, Man - Brad Elvis: drums, tambourine, school bell; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, saxophones; Ellis Clark: guitars; Emily Togni: bass

4. Turn it Up - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, vibraphone, hammond b3 organ; Ellis Clark: piano, guitar; Casey McDonough: bass; Mike Hagler: additional guitar, synth

5. Somebody Somewhere - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Emily Togni: bass; Ellis Clark: guitars; Mike Hagler: additional guitar

6. Fake Friends - Brad Elvis: drums, synth, wurlitzer electric piano; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, guitar; Ellis Clark: piano; Casey McDonough: bass

7. Russian or Polish Girl - Chloe F. Orwell: piano; The New Century Handcuffs Family Singers (Brad Elvis, Chloe F. Orwell, Emily Togni, Ellis Clark): vocals

8. God is Sure One Funny Girl - Brad Elvis: drums, additional vocals, piano, shaker; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, bass, organ; Mike Skill: guitars

9. Wonderful Life - Brad Elvis: drums, tambourine; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Ellis Clark: piano, guitars; Graham Elvis: bass; Chlo & Braddie: background vocals (inspired by Flo & Eddie)

10. Baby Boombox - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, flutes; Ellis Clark: piano; Frank Canino: guitar; Casey McDonough: bass

11. Resurrection - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synth; Emily Togni: bass; Frank Canino: guitars

12. Gotta' Problem with Me? - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synth; Preston Pisellini: guitars; Emily Togni: bass

13. One More Song - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, shaker; Ellis Clark: guitars; Frank Canino: additional guitars; Emily Togni: bass

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THE DEBUT ALBUM: MODEL FOR A REVOLUTION

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Track Listing:
1. Car Crash
2. All Shine On
3. Mickey 66
4. Can't Get the Girl (Without the Good Stuff Baby)
5. Love Me All the Way
6. Peggy Moffitt
7. I'm Not Laughing
8. Don't Be Afraid
9. Sex and Violins
10. First Class Bossa Nova
11. Beg Me Beg Me
12. Jet Baby


Our Cover Girl
Who's that girl on the cover of "Model for a Revolution?" She's iconic 60s fashion model Peggy Moffitt, photgraphed by the renowned William Claxton, who has not only shot thousands of fashion images throughout his career, but is one of the most highly regarded jazz and rock photographers of all time. The song "Peggy Moffitt" (track 6 of the new disc) sings the praises of Miss Moffitt and Mr. Claxton and their work with the late great fashion designer and innovator Rudi Gernreich during the 1960s, 70s and into the 80s. The Handcuffs were given personal permission by Mr. Claxton and Miss Moffitt to use their stunning images for the CD artwork.

Model for a Revolution Liner Notes
Model for a Revolution is the first record by The Handcuffs. Produced by The Handcuffs with Mike Hagler. Recorded mixed and mastered by Mike Hagler at Kingsize Sound Laboratories, Chicago. Basic and additional tracking on songs 3, 8, 9 and 12 by Sean O'Keefe at Gravity and Sean O'Keefe and/or Mike Hari at the original Rosebud Studio (now a parking lot). Cover and inside photographs of the incomparable Peggy Moffitt by William Claxton. Used by permission. Other photography by Davis Brel. Design concept by Orwell & Elvis. Art direction by Chloe F. Orwell. Copyright 2006 The Handcuffs.

1. Car Crash (by B. Elvis & C. F. Orwell) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, keyboards; Frank Canino: guitars; Charlie Short: bass

2. All Shine On (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Graham Elvis: bass; Frank Canino: guitars; Kenn Goodman: piano

3. Mickey 66 (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Preston Pisellini: guitars, synthesizer; Charlie Short: bass

4. Can't Get the Girl (Without the Good Stuff, Baby) (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Frank Canino: guitars; Graham Elvis: bass, fuzz bass; Mike Hagler: rhythm ace

5. Love Me All the Way (by C. F. Orwell) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Graham Elvis: bass; Frank Canino: guitars

6. Peggy Moffitt (by B. Elvis & C. F. Orwell) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Frank Canino: guitars; Graham Elvis: bass; Mike Hagler: synthesizer

7. I'm Not Laughing (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Frank Canino: guitars; Charlie Short: bass

8. Don't Be Afraid (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, additional piano; Preston Pisellini: guitars, piano; Charlie Short: bass; Frank Canino: additional guitar

9. Sex and Violins (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals; Preston Pisellini: guitars; Charlie Short: bass

10. First Class Bossa Nova (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, piano; Frank Canino: guitars; Graham Elvis: bass, fuzz bass; Mike Hagler: additional piano

11. Beg Me Beg Me (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, synthesizer; Graham Elvis: bass; Frank Canino: guitars

12. Jet Baby (by B. Elvis) - Brad Elvis: drums; Chloe F. Orwell: vocals, saxophone; Preston Pisellini: guitars, piano, keys; Charlie Short: bass; Frank Canino: additional guitar; Tony Rogers: trumpet

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