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Jack's Mannequin

Formerly known as the frontman for Something Corporate, a West Coast punk-pop quintet that garnered a modest following during the early 2000s, Andrew McMahon is also the piano-playing songwriter behind Jack's Mannequin. Utilizing the talents of numerous friends and collaborators (including Mötley Crüe percussionist Tommy Lee), McMahon began work on the collective's debut following Something Corporate's hiatus in 2004. The resulting Everything in Transit, a sunny pop/rock "concept album exploring his alienating return to the hometown he left to pursue his music," was released on Maverick Records in August 2005 to a positive critical response. Fans also approved of McMahon's new sound, and Everything in Transit debuted at number 37 on the Billboard album charts. However, a supporting summer tour was canceled after McMahon was diagnosed with Acute Lymphatic Leukemia that same summer. He underwent a successful bone marrow transplant from his sister (for whom Something Corporate briefly reunited to record the song "Katie") and embarked on the long road to recovery. As McMahon recovered, a video for the album's first single, "The Mixed Tape," began making waves on VH1 and MTV. Jack's Mannequin played sporadic shows in 2006, headlining a brief summer tour before serving as the opening act for O.A.R. on nation-wide dates. A repackaged version of Transit appeared that fall coupled with a bonus DVD, and the band returned to the studio in mid-2007 to begin work on a sophomore effort. McMahon graced the cover of Alternative Press in January 2008, while an article inside the music magazine hyped the upcoming Jack's Mannequin release as one of the most highly anticipated albums of 2008. Although originally scheduled for a summer release date, The Glass Passenger ultimately arrived that September. People and Things, the group's third studio album, was released on October 4, 2011. The first single, “My Racing Thoughts,” debuted earlier in the year. ~ James Christopher Monger & Andrew Leahey
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Jack's Mannequin

Top Songs by
Jack's Mannequin

  1.   Song
  2.   The Mixed Tape
  3.   Dark Blue
  4.   The Resolution
  5.   My Racing Thoughts
  6.   Swim
  7.   Holiday From Real
  8.   The Lights and Buzz
  9.   Release Me
  10.   Bruised
  11.   Into the Airwaves
  12.   MFEO: Made for Each Other/You Can Breathe
  13.   Miss Delaney
  14.   Looked Doors
  15.   Amy, I
  16.   Annie Use Your Telescope
  17.   Rescued
  18.   I'm Ready
  19.   Last Straw, AZ
  20.   God
  21.   Meet Me at My Window
  22.   La La Lie
  23.   Kill the Messenger
  24.   Lonely for Her
  25.   Platform Fire
  26.   Hey Hey Hey (We're All Gonna Die)
  27.   Casting Lines
  28.   Drop Out - The So Unknown
  29.   Suicide Blonde
  30.   Bonus Materials
  31.   God by Mick Fleetwood
  32.   Crashin
  33.   Spinning
  34.   Locked Doors
  35.   Doris Day
  36.   Cell Phone
  37.   Mr. Tambourine Man
  38.   Television
  39.   Restless Dream
  40.   People, Running
  41.   Hostage
  42.   Amelia Jean
  43.   Diane, The Skyscraper
  44.   Dear Jack
  45.   Choke, California
  46.   Caves
  47.   Orphans
  48.   Hammers and Strings (A Lullaby)
  49.   Bloodshot
  50.   American Love
  51.   What Gets You Off
  52.   At Full Speed
  53.   Miss California
  54.   There, There Katie
  55.   Sleazy Wednesday
  56.   MFEO

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