The first studio album from The Pardos, Bad Ideas & Good Intentions is a collection of 12 brand new songs produced in stunning stereo sound, offered to you free of charge.
Praise for the album:
"The Pardos manage to be goofy without being stupid and edgy without being pretentious...their songs cannot fall into any particular category but once one gets into your head, you get obsessed with it. [...] This is hugely innovative and quirky music from a hugely innovative and quirky band."
- Jamsphere Magazine
"...a very refreshing step forward...The Pardos are worth following."
- Brett Stewart, writer, musician, founder of Strike Magazine
released February 25, 2016
1-3, 5-7, 9, 10, 12 written and composed by Adam R. Rudy
4, 8, and 11 composed by Ben Schiery
The Pardos have been:
Adam Rudy - Vocals (1-3, 5-7, 9, 10, 12), distorted acoustic guitar (5, 7, 12), electric guitar (1-3, 6), bass guitar (1, 3, 6), melodica (3, 6), mandolin (3), drum programming (1-3, 5-7, 9, 10, 12), synthesizers (1, 3, 7, 9, 12), percussion (6)
Ben Schiery - Synthesizers, drum programming (4, 8, 11)
Any instruments not listed above (i.e. trumpets on 3, piano on 4) were synthesized and are credited as “synthesizers”
Cover and booklet design by Adam Rudy
Mixed and produced by Adam Rudy
This album was mastered using LANDR (www.landr.com
Released February 25, 2016 by And Records under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
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*This album is not for audiophiles. If you’re going to complain about the production quality, you’re missing the point.