Construc-
tion Ruins



Handsome Pants

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0/100 artist-publisher split (artist donating profits to publisher) ︎ 



Handsome Pants is the ongoing home recorded music project of Chad McGaw, a Pennsylvania native and English teacher by day who relocated to Denver in 2015. Construction Ruins is his 20th album, collecting material recorded in his first Denver apartment. He currently resides in his second Denver apartment.

RELEASE DATE: 16 February 2020
PROCESS: pad printing (cassettes) and risography (inserts)
PAPER: FPC Speckletone Starch White, 80# text
INK COLORS: black, medium blue
FOLDOUT POSTER DIMENSIONS: 8” x 12.5”
EDITION SIZE: 100 


Duplicated in real time to super ferro music-grade tape. Light peach cassette shells with one hit of black ink. Comes packaged in a clear Norelco case with riso-printed album art and foldout poster with liner notes written by the artist.

Drum Machine Editions is an independent publisher & print shop in Asheville, North Carolina, USA  ︎ We’re here to collaborate, pay artists for their labor, & build community through equitable & transparent publishing practices ︎