Success Has Many Fathers While Failure is an Orphan

by machines learning

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"With 3 tracks this release is on the slightly shorter side, but it perfectly demonstrates the message Machines Learning wants to throw out to the world, namely going back to the essence of heavy rock with the minimum amount of instruments needed to do so."
- Sander van den Driesche,


released 01 January 2013
paul balmer - guitar, vocals
bradley botbyl - bass
mario quintero - drums

all songs written by machines learning

all songs produced by paul and mario
all songs recorded, engineered and mastered by mario quintero

strong men also cry was recorded at phaser control studios
the island in the hills and pentuckett blues were recorded at black box studios (RIP)



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machines learning San Diego, California

Melodic and abrasive in the right places, Machines Learning will punch you in the chest and massage you with hypnotic passages. The band reclaims the potency of the trio, building a tremendous sound that leaves the listener marveling at the fact that three humans are indeed making it. They are the essence of rock n roll, bass, guitar, drums and vocals....what more do you need? ... more

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Track Name: the island in the hills
watch me leave you
take this for what i am

teach me how not to take what i have for granted

i can not keep this up forever
im not losing sleep forever

help me learn how to live with a guilty conscience
show you where i've buried all things that i hate