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    Oder the Successful Failures newest CD packaged in an attractive cardboard sleeve featuring a Mick Chorba collage on the cover. The CD itself is a wicked cool Viking shield with the letters "SF" superimposed in blood-like lettering (designed by Ron Bechamps). Really cool stuff! The back of the booklet features a photo of Mick, Ron, Greg, and Tim recording the CD live in the FDR Studio C. Along with the CD we'll send you a free SF wrist band and an SF sticker.
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This album was recorded in 2011 by Paul Crane (Bastards of Melody) in Mick's Studio in Chesterfield, NJ. The album features Mick (guitar/vox) and Ron (mandolin/vox) from the Successful Failures. Two guest musicians also appear - Tim Martz plays harmonica and Greg Potter (Blank Pages) is on electric guitar. This track, "Goodbye 3 AM", is one of Mick's songs originally recorded by the Dipsomaniacs from their "Whatever Planet" album (2005).


from The Real Defenders of the Acropolis (Ep​-​2011), released February 22, 2011


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The Successful Failures Trenton, New Jersey

With a name borrowed from a Jack London short story, an indie rock work ethic, and a penchant for melody, harmony, and heart- in-your-mouth-foot-on-your-sleeve lyrics The Successful Failures burst onto the scene out of the NJ pinelands in 2006. TSF has released 5 full length CDs full of songs about vikings, armadillos, old cars, murder, prison, fences, and girls. ... more

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