is the debut Tales Told by Dead Friends EP from Tallahassee rock band Mayday Parade, released on June 13, 2006. [3 ]
"When I Get Home, You're So Dead" is the only song from this EP to be re-recorded with an electric guitar for their debut album,
(2007). A Lesson in Romantics "Your Song" was later re-recorded acoustically for the band's
(2011) EP, with Jake Bundrick taking over Valdosta Jason Lancaster's vocal parts. "Three Cheers for Five Years" was also re-recorded acoustically, but for
. It was later released as a bonus track for Punk Goes Acoustic 2 A Lesson in Romantics.
Release [ edit ]
It was originally self-released by the band, but has since been re-released by
Fearless. To support the album, the band followed the Warped Tour and sold copies to people standing in line. The Fearless-released edition was released on November 7, 2006. [4 ] [nb 1 ] The band signed to Fearless in August 2006. [6 ] The EP sold over 20,000 copies to date. [7 ] A vinyl version was released on December 2, 2013, limited to 1,000 copies. [4 ] [nb 2 ] [9 ]
Track listing [ edit ]
All lyrics written by
Jason Lancaster unless noted; all music written by Mayday Parade.
"Just Say You're Not into It" – 4:21
"When I Get Home, You're So Dead" – 3:29
"One Man Drinking Games" – 4:39
"Your Song" – 3:57
"Three Cheers for Five Years" (Jake Bundrick) – 5:39
"The Last Something That Meant Anything" – 4:53
Personnel [ edit ]
Personnel per booklet.
Lee Dyess –
producer Jerrod Landon Porter - cover art
References [ edit ]
^ U.S. Fearless FRL 30095-2 [5 ]
^ U.S. Fearless MDP0TALE00-DL [8 ]
^ Apar, Corey (2006-11-07). "Tales Told by Dead Friends - Mayday Parade | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic.
^ MacNeil, Jason (January 31, 2007). "Tales Told by Dead Friends". PopMatters . Retrieved . August 31, 2015
^ a b http://web.archive.org/web/20070606133615/http://www.fearlessrecords.com/viewband.php?band_id=31#self
^ "Mayday Parade - Tales Told By Dead Friends (CD) at Discogs". Discogs.com . Retrieved . February 13, 2014
^ "Mayday Parade – Tales Told By Dead Friends". Fearless Records . Retrieved . February 13, 2014
^ "Mayday Parade - Tales Told By Dead Friends (Vinyl) at Discogs". Discogs.com . Retrieved . February 13, 2014
^ "Mayday Parade – Tales Told By Dead Friends (Yellow/Black Vinyl)". Fearless Records . Retrieved . February 13, 2014
^ Tales Told by Dead Friends (Booklet). Mayday Parade. Mayday Parade (self-released). 2006.
External links [ edit ]