Produced by Rob Barbato
Engineered by Be Hussey, Rob Barbato, Trevor McLoughlin, and Meg Duffy
Mixed by Drew Fischer at Squeak E. Clean (Culver City, CA)
Mastered by John Greenham at John Greenham Mastering (Los Angeles, CA)
Ross Flournoy – lead and backing vocals, guitars, piano, synths
Rob Barbato – backing vocals, bass, guitars, synths, organ, percussion
Dan Allaire – drums
Matty McLoughlin – guitar on “Actual Size”
Meg Duffy – guitar on “Diamond in the Dark” and “Sara Now”
Courtney Jaye – vocals on “Diamond in the Dark”, “Sara Now”, and “Nervous Wreck”
Recorded at comp-ny (Burbank, CA), Squeak E. Clean (Culver City, CA), Ivy Cabin (Los Angeles, CA), Kacey’s Basement (Los Angeles, CA), and Rob’s Place (Austin, TX)
All songs written by Ross Flournoy, except “Diamond in the Dark”, “Sara Now”, “Sanctuary”, and “Actual Size” written by Ross Flournoy and Adam Vine
Art direction by Daniel Murphy
Cover photo by Amy Crilly
Studio photos by Lisa Whiteman
Management: Chris Moon for Anhedonia Management
Booking agents: Kevin French and Lucy Beach for Paradigm Talent Agency
A very special thanks to Sarah Hepola for getting me started, to Adam Vine, Scott Claassen, and Chris Moon for keeping me going, and to Amy Crilly for making everything better.
Thanks to Tom & Jill Flournoy, McKenzie & Jeff & Roo Batastini, Dan Iead, Lyle Hysen, Laura & Mac & all at Merge, Mirla & Dan, Drew Fischer, Rob Barbato, everyone at Squeak E. Clean, Kate Tucker & Little Reader, Julia Rydholm, Kevin French, and Lucy Beach.
Ross Flournoy founded Apex Manor after the 2009 demise of The Broken West. Named after his Los Angeles “zen place,” Apex Manor was the idyllic apartment of his close friend and long-time collaborator Adam Vine.