TitleHotel Last Resort
LabelsAdd It Up, PIAS
Format12″, CD
VariantsRed, Blue & Yellow 12″ (Limited 1500 Each)

Track Listing

  • Another Chorus
  • I Get What I Want
  • I’m Nothing
  • Adam Was A Man
  • Not OK
  • Hotel Last Resort
  • Everlasting You
  • It’s All Or Nothing
  • I’m Not Gonna Cry
  • This Free Ride
  • Paris to Sleep
  • Sleepin’ At The Meetin’
  • God Bless America

*Blue Vinyl (Indie Store Exclusive)
*Red Vinyl (Sold only @ VFemmes.Com)
*Yellow Vinyl (Sold At Their Concerts)

gordon gano: lead vocal, guitar
brian ritchie: acoustic bass guitar, baritone guitar, vocal, percussion
john sparrow: bbq, snare, tom, percussion, vocal
blaise garza: baritone, contrabass and soranino saxophones, vocal, piano, harmonium, theremin, percussion

engineered by ryan mall.
mixed by ted hutt and ryan mall
recorded at mighty fine productions – denver, colorado
assistant engineer nicholas larson
mixed at kingsize soundlabs – eagle rock, ca
mastered by dave cooley at elysian masters
additional recording at the green room – hobart, tasmania.
engineer by michael shelley

all songs written by gordon gano (gorno music (ascap) except:

i’m not gonna cry adapted and translated by gordon gano. original song: den tha dakriso pia gia sena / lyrics by manos xydous and music by filippos pliatsikas by pyx lax
sleepin’ at the meetin’ written by gordon gano (gorno (ASCAP) / brendan josheph ryan (ryan brothers enterprises (ascap)
and god bless america written by irving berlin (irving berlin music co. (admin. by williamson music co.) (ascap)

tom verlaine – guitar on hotel last resort / recorded by patrick derivaz / pad productions

go betty go (nicolette vilar, aixa vilar, michelle rangel) – vocals on another chorus
todd pitrowski – vocals on another chorus
stefan janoski – vocals on i’m nothing

album images
photography: richard crompton / callum morton
hotel. 2008. eastlink freeway, melbourne. concrete, steel, glass, solar powered lightboxes. 2000 x 1200 x 500 cm
courtesy the artist and anna schwartz gallery, melbourne.

photography: richard crompton / callum morton
babylonia (interior image). 2005. wood, polystrene, epoxy resin, paint, light, sounds. 320 x 1300 x 750 cm
mona collection. cortesy the artist and roslyn oxley9 gallery, sydney

package design: antonie moonen

management: cast mgmt
lawyer: jeffery taylor light/myman greenspan for rosenburg mobasser younger & light, llp
business management: ted byer and jo-anne banks /smolin, lupin and co.

bookings: north america: frank riley at high road touring/Australia: tim pittman at feel presents/Europe: paul boswell at free trade agency

vf road team: todd piotrowski, michael hayes, ace baker, mark hayes, robert kroll, mike kasprzak, anthony roberts, nick clark, smooth core, jerry larocca

thanks: a&f, ernie ball, international woodwind, maton, regal tip, schlagwerk

special thanks: david walsh, dr. varuni kulasekera

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(P)(C) 2019 Add It Up Productions under exclusive license to [PIAS] Recordings.