||Even If It Kills Me CD (2007)
Rachel Minton music CDs On EVEN IF IT KILLS ME, its third studio outing for the venerable Epitaph label, Motion City Soundtrack further distances itself from emo angst by offering up an energetic set of catchy punk-pop tunes. Although many of the album's well-crafted songs deal with romance, the Minneapolis, Minnesota-based band never goes for the overwrought angle, opting instead for an earnest, boy-next-door accessibility, as revealed on the celebratory "This Is For Real" and the swooning "Broken Heart."
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Audio Mixers: Chris Shaw ; Tom Lord-Alge.
Recording information: Electric Lady Studios, New York, NY; EQHQ, Chicago, IL; Looking Glass Studio, New York, NY; STratosphere Sound, New York, NY.
Photographer: Bryan Sheffield.
Arranger: Eli Janney.
Motion City Soundtrack: Matt Taylor, Jesse Johnson (background vocals); Justin Pierre, Tony Thaxton, Joshua Cain.
Personnel: Justin Pierre (vocals, guitar, keyboards); Shawn Harris , Max Bemis, Rachel Minton (vocals); Joshua Cain (guitar, background vocals); Jesse Munro Johnson (keyboards, Moog synthesizer, glockenspiel, background vocals); Ric Ocasek (keyboards); Tony Thaxton (drums, percussion, background vocals).
||This Could Be a Possibility CD (2005)
Rachel Minton albums This Could Be a Possibility is the slick, well-crafted debut from melodic rockers Valencia. Though only their first proper disc, this young band already seems to know exactly what it's doing: the choruses soar, the guitars crunch and harmonize when needed, and each song is filled with enough poppy hooks to make a band like Saves the Day nod in approval. The topics of their earnest, fresh-faced songs about love, life, and growing up are easily identifiable to any starry-eyed, heartbroken, ...
||Zolof The Rock & Roll Destroyer CD (2004)
Rachel Minton discography Zolof the Rock & Roll Destroyer: Bob Bonocore (vocals, bass instrument); Anthony Green (vocals); Rick Delello (drums); Vincent Ratti, Rachel Minton.
Recording information: Skylight Langhorne, PA (2001).
Personnel: Bob Bonocore (vocals, guitar); Rachel Minton (vocals); Vincent Ratti (guitar, keyboards).