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Andrew McMahon of Jack’s Mannequin to tour solo this fall to raise awareness of personal documentary Dear Jack

August 10, 2009 drainu182 1
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Jack Mannequin’s Andrew McMahon will be going on a solo tour this fall in order to raise awareness about his deeply personal documentary Dear Jack (due out this fall on Sire Records) which chronicles the year that Andrew, then 22, spent battling leukemia while trying to release Jack’s Mannequin’s 2005 debut album Everything in Transit. These shows will solely consist of Andrew performing solo with his piano. Andrew has been in remission since receiving a stem-cell transplant from his …

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Jack’s Mannequin Interview on “The 5”

June 1, 2009 drainu182 0

Andrew McMahon of Jack’s Mannequin spoke with MTV’s Buzzworthy and talked about “South Park,” his dog Doris and his upcoming charitable clothing line called River Apparel. He also shared some of his obsessions. Check out the video below and check out Andrew’s latest blog on JacksMannequin.com.

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Help create the next Jack’s Mannequin Video!

May 22, 2009 drainu182 0
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Jack’s Mannequin are going with a unique approach to shooting the music video for their next single “Swim.” The song is about keeping hope alive and growing in the difficult times that the world is now facing. The band wants a video that represents that and inspires strength, courage and perseverance in the face of all obstacles. The word “Swim” is used as a metaphor for “hope, perseverance, courage, determination and strength” and the band wants fans to create pieces …

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New Jack’s Mannequin – “Swim”

May 6, 2009 drainu182 0
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“Swim” is the new single from Jack’s Mannequin’s current album “The Glass Passenger.” It’s a song about fighting for the goodness in life at all costs. We all know the story about how Andrew McMahon conquered cancer with music (and medicine but mostly music!). “I want to be able to relate to people when I write songs,” he says. “Part of what’s driven me to make music is this idea of connection; taking my experiences and writing about them honestly, …