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On June 21, 2013.

On June 21, 2013, “Tapete” label released “Standards”, the tenth Lloyd Cole album. It was recorded November 2012 – February 2013 and was produced by Lloyd Cole.

Personnel:

  • Lloyd Cole– vocals, guitar, keyboards
  • Matthew Sweet– bass guitar, backing vocals
  • Fred Maher– drums
  • Blair Cowan– keyboards
  • Mark Schwaber – guitar, harmony vocals
  • Will Cole – guitar, harmony vocals
  • Matt Cullen – guitar
  • Joan Wasser– piano, harmony vocals
  • Dave Derby– harmony vocals
  • Mike Wyzik – percussion
  • Olaf Opal – mixing
  • Joerg Siegeler – mixing
  • Hosuk Lee-Makiyama– artwork, design

Track listing:

All tracks by Lloyd Cole except where noted.

  1. California Earthquake – John Hartford
  2. Women’s Studies
  3. Period Piece
  4. Myrtle and Rose
  5. No Truck
  6. Blue Like mars
  7. Opposites Day
  8. Silver Lake
  9. It’s Late
  10. Kids Today
  11. Diminished Ex

On June 21, 2011.

On June 21, 2011, “Fat Possum” label released the self – titled, debut Unknown Mortal Orchestra album. It was recorded in 2010. The album won the 2012 “Taite Music Prize”.

Personnel:

  • Ruban Nielson– vocals, acoustic and electric guitar, bass guitar, drums, percussion

Track listing:

All tracks by Ruban Nielson.

  1. Ffunny Ffriends
  2. Bicycle
  3. Thought Ballune
  4. Jello and Juggernauts
  5. How Can You Luv Me
  6. Nerve Damage
  7. Little Blu House
  8. Strangers are Strange
  9. Boy Witch

On June 19, 2015.

On June 19, 2015, “ECM” label released “Nomad Songs”, the 23rd Stephan MIcus studio album. It was recorded 2012 – 2014, at “MCM Studios”, and was produced by Stephan Micus.

Personnel:

  • Stephan Micus– voice, ndingo, genbri, steel-string guitar, suling, ney, rewab, rebab, twelve-string guitar, fourteen-string guitar, tin whistle, shakuhachi

Track listing:

All tracks by Stephan Micus.

  1. Everywhere, Nowhere
  2. Leila
  3. The Promise
  4. The Stars
  5. The Spring
  6. The Blessing
  7. The Feast
  8. Laughing at the Thunder
  9. Sea of Grass
  10. The Dance
  11. Under the Chinar Trees

On June 18, 2018.

On June 18, 2012, “InsideOutMusic” label released “Banks of Eden”, the eleventh Flower Kings studio album. It was recorded in 2012 and was produced by Roine Stolt.

Personnel:

  • Roine Stolt- vocals, guitars
  • Hasse Fröberg- vocals, guitars
  • Jonas Reingold- vocals, bass guitar
  • Tomas Bodin- organ, piano, mellotron, minimoogs
  • Felix Lehrmann- drums

Track listing:

  1. Numbers – Roine Stolt
  2. For the Love of God – Roine Stolt, Tomas Bodin
  3. Pandemonium – Roine Stolt
  4. For Those About To Drown – Roine Stolt
  5. Rising The Imperial – Jonas Reingold

 

On June 12, 2013.

On June 12, 2013, “XL” label released “Kveikur”, the seventh Sigur Rós studio album. It was recorded 2012 – 2013, at “Sundlaugin Studio” in Mosfellsbær, Iceland, “Eldorado Recording Studios” in Burbank, California, “Pacifique Studios” in Hollywood, and was produced by Kjartan Sveinsson, Alex Somers,  Jón Þór Birgisson, Georg Hólm, and Orri Páll Dýrason.

Personnel:

  • Jón Þór Birgisson– vocals, guitar
  • Georg Hólm– bass
  • Orri Páll Dýrason– drums
  • Eiríkur Orri Ólafsson – brassarrangement
  • Daníel Bjarnason – stringarrangement
  • Sigrún Jónsdóttir – brass
  • Eiríkur Orri Ólafsson – brass
  • Bergrún Snæbjörnsdóttir – brass
  • Borgar Magnason – strings
  • Margrét Árnadóttir – strings
  • Pálína Árnadóttir – strings
  • Una Sveinbjarnardóttir – strings
  • Þórunn Ósk Marinósdóttir – strings

Track listing:

All tracks by Jón Þór Birgisson, Georg Hólm and Orri Páll Dýrason.

  1. Brennisteinn
  2. Hrafntinna
  3. Isjaki
  4. Yfirborð
  5. Stormur
  6. Kveikur
  7. Rafstraumur
  8. Bláþráður
  9. Var

On June 6, 2012.

On June 6, 2012, “Novosti” and “Long Play” labels released “Daljina, dim i prašina”, the ninth Bajaga i Instruktori album. It was recorded 2011 – 2012, and was produced by Vojislav Aralica.

Personnel:

  • Momčilo Bajagić- vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, harmonica
  • Miroslav Cvetković – bass guitar, backing vocals
  • Saša Lokner – keyboards, organ
  • Žika Milenković- backing vocals, acoustic guitar
  • Čeda Macura – drums, backing vocals
  • Marko Nježić – electric guitar, backing vocals
  • Vojislav Aralica – electric guitar, acoustic guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, programming
  • Miloš Nikolić – trumpet, trombone, horn
  • Dejan Momčilović – drums
  • Marko Kuzmanović – drums
  • Igor Malešević – drums
  • Ivan Aleksijević – piano, organ
  • Alesandar Radojčić – percussion
  • Demonja Nikola – tenor saxophone
  • Nikola Vranjković- solo guitar
  • Davor Rodik – slide guitar
  • Nevena Filipović – backing vocals
  • Bojana Račić – backing vocals
  • Jadranka Kristof – backing vocals
  • Darija Hodnik – backing vocals
  • Ivana Čabraja – backing vocals
  • Dragan Brnaš – backing vocals
  • Vladimir Pavelić – backing vocals
  • String of Life Quartet
    • Hemnalina Milešković – violin
    • Aleksandra Klenkovski – violin
    • Milica Mihailović – viola
    • Ana Dulović – cello
  • Kornelije Kovač- string arrangements

Track listing:

  1. Daljina, dim i prašina
  2. Suza
  3. Mala uska haljina
  4. Vreme
  5. Ako treba da je kraj
  6. Stari put za Novi Sad
  7. Od sumraka do svitanja
  8. Još jednom
  9. Bežiš od mene, ljubavi
  10. Još jednom (radio edit)

On June 4, 2013.

On June 4, 2013, “Vagrant Records” label released “Nightingale Floors”, the fifth Rogue Wave studio album. It was recorded in July 2012, at “Prairie Sun Recording Studios” at Cotati, CA, and was produced by John Congleton.

Personnel:

  • Zach Rogue (Zach Schwartz)
  • Pat Spurgeon – demo engineer, engineer, mixing, pre-production
  • Masanori Mark Christianson- bass
  • Peter Pisano – guitar
  • Julie Baeziger – vocal harmony
  • Ross Peacock – analogue synthesizer
  • John Congleton- engineer, mixing
  • Bond Berglund – mixing
  • Alan Douches – mastering
  • Matthew Wright – second engineer
  • Andrew Schoultz – artwork
  • Ben Goetting – layout, design

Track listing:

All tracks by Zach Rogue.

  1. No Magnatone
  2. College
  3. Figured It Out
  4. Siren’s Song
  5. The Closer I get
  6. S(a)tan
  7. Used to It
  8. Without Pain
  9. When Sunday Morning Comes

On June 1, 2012.

On June 1, 2012, Stick Man self – released “Open”, bands third studio album. It was recorded in 2012, and was produced by Tony Levin, Pat Mastelotto and Markus Reuter.

Personnel:

  • Tony Levin− Chapman stick
  • Pat Mastelotto– drums, traps, buttons
  • Markus Reuter− touch guitars U8, electronics, mixing
  • Lee Fletcher – mastering
  • Ritxi Ostáriz – design

Track listing:

All tracks by Tony Levin, Pat Mastelotto and Markus Reuter.

  1. Amino 21
  2. Open Pt. 1
  3. Alabaster
  4. Open Pt. 2 – Plow
  5. Cyber Shards
  6. Open Pt. 3 – Truncheon
  7. Glass Heart (for Renée)
  8. Time Capsule

On May 28, 2012.

On May 28, 2012, “Esoteric Antenna” label released “A Life Within a Day”, the only Squackett studio album. It was recorded in 2012, and was produced by Roger King.

Personnel:

  • Chris Squire– vocals, bass
  • Steve Hackett– vocals, guitars, harmonica
  • Roger King – keyboards
  • Jeremy Stacey– drums
  • Amanda Lehmann – backing vocals
  • Christine Townsend – viola, violin
  • Richard Stewart – cello
  • Dick Driver – double bass
  • Roger King – programming
  • Xu Bing– cover image
  • Jon Brewer– licensing
  • Mark Powell – project coordinator
  • Vicky Powell – coordination
  • Phil Smee– artwork, design
  • Angéla Vicedomini – photography
  • Maurizio Vicedomini – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Steve Hackett, Chris Squire and Roger King, except where noted.

  1. A Life Within a Day
  2. Tail Ships
  3. Divided Self – Steve Hackett, Chris Squire, Roger King, Nick Clabburn
  4. Aliens – Steve Hackett, Chris Squire, Roger King, Fran Healy
  5. Sea of Smiles
  6. The Summer backwards
  7. Stormchaser
  8. Can’t Stop the Rain – Steve Hackett, Chris Squire, Roger King, Gerard Johnson, Simon Sessler
  9. Perfect Love Song – Steve Hackett, Chris Squire, Roger King, Gerard Johnson

On May 15, 2012.

On May 15, 2012, “Mexican Summer” label released “The Only Place”, the second Best Coast studio album. It was recorded in 2012, at “Capitol Studios” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Jon Brion.

Personnel:

  • Bethany Cosentino – vocals, guitar
  • Bobb Bruno – drums, guitar, bass guitar
  • Jon Brion– percussion, keyboards, 12-string guitar, lap steel, six-string bass
  • Greg Koller – engineer, mixing
  • Eric Caudieux – editor
  • Jake Gorski – assistant engineer
  • Chandler Harrod – assistant engineer
  • Patricia Sullivan – mastering
  • Dan Schechter – art direction, design
  • David Black – in-studio photography
  • Jess Rotter – landscape illustration

Track listing:

All tracks by Bethany Cosentino.

  1. The Only Place
  2. Why I Cry
  3. Last Year
  4. My Lifes
  5. No One Like You
  6. How They Want Me to Be
  7. Better Girl
  8. Do You Love Me Like You Used To
  9. Dreaming My Life Away
  10. Let’s Go Home
  11. Up All Night