Containe = Connie Lovatt and Fontaine Toups, who played in Alkaline and Versus, respectively.
Connie and Fontaine first played together at a chickfactor party in September 1993 at Under Acme, NYC, when Versus couldn’t play. Gail loved them and asked to put out a 7-inch single, which became this EP.
Originally released in October 1994 on Gail O’Hara’s label Enchanté Records
“the closest document this writer has ever heard to the intimate melancholy and crushing beauty of Nick Drake’s Pink Moon”
—Greg Weeks in the Big Takeover
released October 1, 1994
©1994 All songs written by Containe (Fontaine Toups and Connie Lovatt) except “Mean Song,” which is written by Containe and Edward Baluyut.
Fontaine and Connie = guitar, bass, vocals
Dave Frank = drums
Adam Lasus = piano on “You”
The album was recorded in March 1994 at Studio Red in Philadelphia
Produced by Adam Lasus & Containe
Made in the USA