Keep Your Hands Busy: Vol. 2

by The Shills

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released April 21, 2015

Bryan Murphy - Vocals, Guitars, Keys
Ryan Jackson - Guitars, Keys
Dave Sicilian - Bass, Keys, Percussion
James Zaner - Drums, Percussion

All Music by The Shills, All Lyrics by Bryan Murphy. Most Minds and Human Condition co-written with Eric Ryrie.

"Oh, This Devilish Place" verse lyrics are quoting Agatha Christie: "Give me a decent bottle of poison...I will construct the perfect crime."

Recorded by Dave Sicilian and James Zaner at Blue Jay Studio and Soundtrack Boston. Guitars and Keyboards on tracks 1,3,4,5,6,9 recorded by Michael Thomas. Guitars on tracks 2,7,8 recorded by Geoffrey Nielsen at Taylor Barefoot Studio. Background vocals on track 9 performed by: Luke Sullivan, Brad Goff, Alex Giorgetti, Graham Bacher, Curtis Killian, Ryan Jackson, James Zaner, and Bryan Murphy.

Mixed by Will Sandals at Magic Gadget in Culver City, CA.
Mastered by Tom Waltz at Waltz Mastering.
Artwork by Logan Faerber.

Executive Producers: Peter Sicilian, Leonard Sicilian, Susanne Sicilian, Homes Brady.

Special Thanks To:
John Rybicki, Oedipus, Benjamin Titus, Nigel Kunow, George Murphy, Doye Karling, Logan Faerber, Tom Waltz, Will Sandalls, Crickie Thomas, Joe Mahoney, Emily Kanzer, Marty Nee, Elizabeth Siegel, Natalie Nelson, Eugenia Zinovieva, Desiree Rose, Luke Sullivan, Brad Goff, Alex Giorgetti, Graham Bacher, Curtis Killian, Michael Thomas, Geoffrey Nielsen, Chris Anderson, Justin Saglio, Peter Danilchuk, Jana Renee, Ian Sanity, Derek Van Wormer, Michelle Chou, Mariella Nolfo, Charlie Gargano, Steph Durrwin, Renee Goudreau, Joe Turner, Frank Hegyi, Elias Bouquillon, Ariana Purro, KC Hoye, Justin Shorey, Peter Sicilian, Elizabeth Bishop, Leonard Sicilian, Matthew Smith, Leigh Murphy, Susanne Sicilian, Holmes Brady, Catherine Heller, Joseph Coon, Gregory Sicilian, Jonas Em, Ryan Kristobak, Bear Frazer, Mary Catherine Deibel, Deborah Hughes, Effective Immediately PR, Vanyaland, Allston Pudding, Sound Of Boston, WEMF, Soundtrack Boston. Thank you so much to all of our family, friends and fans for your continued support.



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The Shills Boston, Massachusetts

The Shills have been steadily building a loyal following of acolytes over the course of their seven -plus years together based primarily on their explosive dynamism and Swiss-like precision on stage.
The Shills newest EP "Keep Your Hands Busy", produced by Scott Riebling (Fall Out Boy, Cobra Starship, We The Kings) was released May 2nd, 2012. It brings a whole new scope of sound to the table.
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