"Wicked fun pop that is about as confounding as, well, they're mashing it all up" -Yvynyl
"A bizarre mix of pop and rock styles... Brimming with ideas" -Exclaim!
"Surprisingly adventurous... phenomenally fun... tremendously worthwhile" -i(heart)music
"(I) quickly fell in love with the bizarre mix of styles... surprising depth" -HeroHill
"The best-looking band in Toronto" -Eye Weekly
released 26 March 2009
Produced by Peter Project
Recorded at Song and Patter & Milkshake Music, summer 2008
Mastered by Shawn Jurek at Lacquer Channel
All songs written and performed by SPORTS*
except "Syntax Error" written, performed & produced by Nathan Rekker
*Additional arrangements by Peter Chapman on "Castlots" & "Sonnets"
Artwork by Sharon Pazner (photographed by Carlos Fernandes)
Chris Pennell, Bill & Linda Hatch, Kevin Hilliard, Kasia Wieczorek, Jeff van Harmelen, Eric Warner, Andrea Higgins, The Meligrove Band, Jennifer Lee, Josh Malcolm, The Beaconsfield, Adam Countryman, Andrea Winkler, Stacy Flynn, Thea Zuiker, Alix Gray, Andy Swan
Click song titles for musician credits
a.k.a. Sports: The Band