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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

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Jack's Mannequin

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

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