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The morning benders aim to please. During a week off between touring the US with The Kooks, We Are Scientists, summer festival dates and a Ra Ra Riot tour this fall, the band took time off to create cover versions of some of their favorite tunes to offer fans exclusively on their blog. To download your copy, visit http://ambenders.blogspot.com/.

The band has already released a few of these covers exclusively to some of their favorite blogs, including My Old Kentucky Blog, I Am Fuel/You Are Friends, 3Hive, I Pick My Nose, and Spinner.

the bedroom covers tracklisting
1. crying – roy orbison
2. mother and child reunion – paul simon
3. why dont they let us fall in love? – the ronettes
4. lovefool – the cardigans
5. i won’t share you – the smiths
6. he’s a rebel – the crystals
7. marie – randy newman
8. fools rush in – johnny mercer/rube bloom
9. temptation inside your heart – velvet underground
10. dreams – fleetwood mac
11. pull up the roots – talking heads
12. caroline, no- beach boys remix (bonus track)
12. 5 why don’t they let us fall in love? – the ronettes (live daytrotter version)

In other Benders news, a video of their welcome-home acoustic performance at the SF Puma store was featured on the homepage of Myspace TV last week and viewed over 21,000 times. The video is also on the music homepage of Vimby.

They are also pleased to announce 3 more performances at Puma stores in October…

Monday, October 20th, Boston, MA
333 Newbury Street, 8pm

Tuesday, October 21st, New York, NY
521 Broadway, 8pm

Wednesday, October 29th, Santa Monica, CA
1350 Third Street Promenade, 8pm
End of Tour Party!