The North Phoenix, AZ, emocore quartet Reubens Accomplice includes Jeff Bufano (guitar, vocals), Andy Eames (bass), Chris Corak (guitar, vocals), and Jim Knapp (drums). Shaped in the middle-’90s, the music group honed their work by reserving and promoting their very own displays (which resulted in opening areas with such likewise styled rings as Brainiac, Jimmy Eat Globe, Karate, Pedro the Lion, as well as the Guarantee Ring), in addition to self-issuing their very own 7″ singles. In 2000, Reubens Accomplice started focusing on a full-length debut for Better Searching Records but experienced to place the task on hold many times until its launch in Sept 2001. I Blame the Landscapes features guest looks by such close friends/admirers as pedal metal participant John Rauhouse of Calexico, Large Fine sand, Niko Case, Jim Adkins from Jimmy Eat Globe, in addition to DJ Radar. The Bull, The Balloon as well as the Family appeared 3 years later.