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Flight 03:06
Won 04:02
Complete 02:18
Muscle Car 02:39
So Quiet 02:25
Men 03:04
Two Men 02:30
Dying Day 03:53
Mabel 02:52


Beekeeper's debut full-length album, 1998
Originally on Southern Records


released March 26, 2021

Karla Schickele: bass, vocals
Jan Kotik: drums, percussion, bass, theremin, vocals
Matthew Schickele: guitar, optigan, vibraphone, vocals

Erik Sanko played optigan and broken drum machine on Men, and vibraphone on Flight. Dan Littleton played guitar on Two Men. Scott Anthony played MicroSynth at the end of Dying Day

Produced by Erik Sanko and Beekeeper
Recorded by Danny Kadar at The Kennel, Brooklyn NY, April 12-15 1998; except Two Men and Dying Day produced by Matthew Schickele and recorded at Snarsh NYC
Mixed by Beekeeper and Danny Kadar, except Muscle Car and Complete mixed by Beekeeper and Scott Anthony at Dessau, NYC
Mastered by John Loder at Abbey Road Studios, London

Flight, Complete, So Quiet, Two Men, Dying Day by Karla Schickele ©2021 I Wish I Had Publishing, BMI

Wait til Then, Dead and Drugged, Won, Watching You Die, Muscle Car, Men, Mabel by Matthew Schickele ©2021 Jaspercat Music, ASCAP


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BeekeeperNYC New York, New York

In the late 90s, Beekeeper played their little rock-trio hearts out in their native NYC as well as across the US and Canada.

Since then several other bands used the name (no shade, it's a good name).

We decided it was time to make our albums available again.

Karla Schickele (vocals, bass), Matthew Schickele (vocals, guitar), Jan Kotik (drums)
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