SLOW DOWN EGO

Moon Ruin
Slow Down Ego

Moon Ruin is the music project of Jared Bartman.

Produced by Jared Bartman, Mike Noyce, and Liam O’Brien between January 2015 and August 2017.

Engineered by Jared Bartman, Mike Noyce, and Liam O’Brien at Jared Bartman’s house (Peoria, IL), Mike Noyce’s house (Eau Claire, WI), Hive (Eau Claire, WI), and Sean Carey’s house (Eau Claire, WI).

Additional drum engineering by Jaime Hansen at Hive.

Mixed by Mike Noyce and Liam O’Brien at Jared Bartman’s house and April Base (Fall Creek, WI).

Mastered by Zach Hanson at April Base.

All songs and words by Jared Bartman, except words for “Poison Tree”, which were adapted from “A Poison Tree” by William Blake.

Photography by Jacob Loafman.

Layout and design by Daniel Murphy.

Thank you to Mike Noyce and Liam O’Brien for your friendship and commitment to this crazy thing we did together.

Thank you to everyone who took part in the making of this record.

Special thanks to Stephanie Therese, Henry, and Ari.

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© And Why The Sea Is Boiling Hot (ASCAP 2018)

Occidental
Jeff Arbisi – baritone saxophone
Jared Bartman – beats, electric guitar, piano, Prophet-6, soft synths, voice
Stephanie Bartman – voice
Ben Lester – Prophet-6
Michy Maloof – voice
Mike Noyce – electric guitar, OP-1
Liam O’Brien – beats, OP-1
Dave Power – drum set

Comrades In Arms
Jared Bartman – beats, piano, Pocket Piano, soft synths, voice
Stephanie Bartman – voice
Jessie Hinrichsen – voice
Aaron Kavelman – tabla
Zachary Leachman – Volca Beats
Michy Maloof – voice
Mike Noyce – beats, viola
Liam O’Brien – beats, OP-1

Walk Away From Me
Jeff Arbisi – baritone saxophone
Jared Bartman – electric guitar, PSS-470, voice
Stephanie Bartman – voice
Per Ellingson – electric bass
Mike Noyce – electric guitar, voice
Liam O’Brien – alto saxophone                                 
Scott O’Dell – drum set, jingle bells, shakers, tambourine
Brian Wells – electric bass

Poison Tree
Jeff Arbisi – baritone saxophone
Henry Bartman – PO-12
Jared Bartman – beats, voice
Ben Lester – Prophet-6
Liam O’Brien – alto saxophone, beats
Dave Power – drum set
Brian Wells – electric bass

Voltaire
Jared Bartman – Prophet-6, PSS-470, Rhodes, soft synths, voice
Jeffrey Edenberg – french horn
Andy Hofer – trombone
Ed Hong – flugelhorn
Ben Lester – Prophet-6
Mike Noyce – viola, voice
Liam O’Brien – OP-1, PSS-470
Scott O’Dell – shakers, tambourine, triangle
Dave Power – drum set, tambourine
Brian Wells – electric bass, MS-20

Tarmac
Jeff Arbisi – alto saxophone, baritone saxophone
Jared Bartman – beats, electric guitar, Pocket Piano, Prophet-6, soft synths, voice
Stephanie Bartman – voice
Ben Lester– Prophet-6
Mike Noyce – beats, electric guitar
Liam O’Brien – beats, MS-20, OP-1
Scott O’Dell – tambourine
Dave Power – drum set
Brian Wells – electric bass

Slow Down Ego
Ari Bartman – voice
Henry Bartman – voice
Jared Bartman – beats, electric guitar, Prophet-6, soft synths, voice, Wurlitzer
Stephanie Bartman – voice
Jeffrey Edenberg – french horn
Andy Hofer – trombone
Ed Hong – trumpet
Ben Lester – Prophet-6
Mike Noyce – electric guitar, OP-1
Liam O’Brien – OP-1, Prophet-6
Dave Power – drum set
Brian Wells – electric bass

See You Go
Jared Bartman – beats, piano, PO-12, Prophet-6, soft synths, voice
Stephanie Bartman – voice
Zachary Leachman – Volca Beats
Ben Lester – Prophet-6
Mike Noyce – beats, OP-1, voice
Liam O’Brien – beats, OP-1
Dave Power – drum set
Feng Meng Vue – Octatrack
Brian Wells – electric bass