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On August 17, 2005.

On August 17, 2005, “Mute” label released “Supernature”, the third Goldfrapp studio album. It was recorded 2004 – 2005, at “Angel Recording Studios” in London, and was produced by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory.

Personnel:

  • Alison Goldfrapp– vocals, arrangements, synths, recording, art direction
  • Will Gregory– arrangements, synths, recording
  • Charlie Jones– bass
  • Adrian Utley– guitar, bass
  • Nick Batt – synth, additional programming
  • Daniel Miller– synth
  • Dave Power – additional drums
  • Ewan Pearson– additional programming
  • Nick Ingman– string orchestration, string conducting
  • Gavyn Wright– string leader
  • Mark “Spike” Stent– mixing
  • Jeremy Wheatley – mixing
  • David Bascombe – mixing, vocal arrangement mixing
  • Alex Dromgoole – engineering assistance
  • David Emery – engineering assistance
  • Richard Edgeler – engineering assistance
  • Mat Bartram – engineering assistance
  • Tim Roe – engineering assistance
  • Steve Evans – additional recording engineering
  • Richard Edgeler – engineering assistance
  • Tim Roe – engineering assistance
  • Steve Evans – additional recording engineering
  • Lee Groves – additional mix programming
  • Mat Bartram – engineering assistance
  • Ted Jensen– mastering
  • Lee Groves – additional mix programming
  • Gary Thomas – recording
  • Ted Jensen– mastering
  • Mat Maitland– art direction, design
  • Gerard Saint – art direction
  • Ross Kirton – photography
  • Danny Emmett – digital imaging
  • Rachel Thomas – set design

Track listing:

All tracks by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory, except where noted.

  1. Ooh La La
  2. Lovely 2 C U
  3. Ride a White Horse – Alison Goldfrapp, Will Gregory, Nick Batt
  4. You Never Know
  5. Let It Take You
  6. Fly Me Away
  7. Slide In
  8. Koko
  9. Satin Chic
  10. Time Out from the World
  11. Number 1

On September 6, 2013.

On September 6, 2013, “Mute” label released “Tales of Us”, the sixth Goldfrapp studio album. It was recorded April – May 2013, at “Angel Recording Studios” in London, and was produced by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory.

All tracks written by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory.

Personnel:

  • Alison Goldfrapp– vocals, instruments, art direction
  • Will Gregory– string arrangements, instruments
  • Steve Evans – additional programming; acoustic guitar
  • Aidan Love – additional programming
  • Nick Ingman– string scoring, string conducting
  • Charlie Jones– double bass
  • Alex Lee– bass guitar; acoustic and electric guitar, Nashville guitar
  • Martyn Barker– drums (track 3)
  • John Parish– drums
  • John Parricelli– guitar
  • Ian Burdge – cello
  • John Metcalfe– viola
  • Louisa Fuller – violin
  • Martyn Barker– Indian guitar, drums
  • Paul Cowgill – horse effects
  • Ross Hughes – acoustic guitar, cavaquinho
  • Chris Laurence– double bass
  • String section
  • Everton Nelson, Steve Morris, Emlyn Singleton, Warren Zielinski, Rita Manning, Richard George, Ian Humphries, Patrick Kiernan, Ann Morfee, Debbie Widdup, Kathy Shave, Dave Williams, Rusty Pomeroy, Boguslaw Kostecki, Tom Pigott-Smith, Mark Berrow – violin
  • Peter Lale, Bill Hawkes, Bruce White, Andy Parker, Nick Barr, Morgan Goff – viola
  • Ian Burdge, Sophie Harris, Nick Cooper, Penny Driver, Chris Allan – cello
  • Chris Laurence, Richard Pryce, Stacey Watton – double bass
  • Greg Freeman – additional engineering
  • Eduardo de la Paz – additional engineering , mixing assistance
  • Mat Maitland– artwork direction
  • Annemarieke van Drimmelen – photography
  • Craig Silvey – mixing
  • Gary Thomas – string recording
  • John Dent – mastering
  • Julie Rubio – image treatments
  • Lenka Rayn H. – additional photography

Track listing:

  1. Jo
  2. Annabel
  3. Drew
  4. Ulla
  5. Alvar
  6. Thea
  7. Simone
  8. Stranger
  9. Laurel
  10. Clay

On September 11, 2000.

felt-mountain

On September 11, 2000, “Mute” label released “Felt Mountain”, the debut Goldfrapp studio album. It was recorded September 1999 – February 2000, in Wiltshire, England, and was produced by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory.

Personnel:

  • Alison Goldfrapp– keyboards, production, sleeve design, vocals, whistling
  • Will Gregory– brass arrangements, keyboards, production, string arrangements
  • Alexander Bălănescu– violin
  • Nick Barr – viola
  • David Bascombe – additional mixing
  • Nick Batt – additional engineering, bass synthesiser, additional programming, additional mixing, metal percussion
  • Andy Bush – trumpet, flugelhorn solo
  • Steven Claydon– synthesiser
  • Nick Cooper – cello
  • John Cornick – trombone
  • Andy Davis – baritoneukulele, koto, melodica
  • Clive Deamer– brushes
  • Stuart Gordon – viola, violin, tremoloviolins, violin solo
  • Günter Gräfenhain – landscape photography
  • Bill Hawkes – viola
  • David Lord – additional engineering
  • Steve MacAllister – French horn
  • Mute Male Voices – humming
  • Jacqueline Norrie – violin
  • Rowan Oliver – percussion
  • Tony Orrell – drums
  • John Parish– drums, bass guitar, tremolo guitar
  • Kevin Paul – additional engineering, additional mixing
  • L. Schmidt – landscape photography
  • Mary Scully – double bass
  • Sonia Slany – violin
  • Adrian Utley– bass guitar, synthesiser, tremolo bass guitar
  • Ben Waghorn – tenor saxophone
  • Chris Weston – additional programming
  • John Dent – mastering
  • Joe Dilworth– inside photo of Will Gregory, photography
  • Flowers Band – brass band
  • Anna Fox– inside photo of Alison Goldfrapp
  • Luke Gordon – additional engineering(all tracks); additional programming

Track listing:

All tracks by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory, except where noted.

  1. Lovely head
  2. Paper Bag
  3. Human – Tim Norfolk, Bob Locke, Alison Goldfrapp, Will Gregory
  4. Pilots
  5. Deer Stop
  6. Felt Mountain
  7. Oompa Radar
  8. Utopia
  9. Horse Tears

 

On March 19, 2010.

Goldfrapp_-_Head_First

On March 19, 2010, “Mute” label released “Head First”, the fifth Goldfrapp studio album. It was recorded in July – December 2010, and was produced by Pascal Gabriel, Alison Goldfrapp, Will Gregory and Richard X.

  • Alison Goldfrapp– vocals, art direction, recording
  • Will Gregory– recording
  • Nick Batt – additional programming
  • Neil Comber – mixing assistance
  • Bruno Ellingham – additional engineering
  • Greg Freeman – drum recording
  • Pascal Gabriel– additional production
  • Tim Goldsworthy– additional programming; drum recording and arrangement
  • Chris Goulston – guitar
  • Matty Green – mixing assistance
  • Ted Jensen– mastering
  • Charlie Jones– bass
  • Serge Leblon – images
  • Alex Lee– guitar
  • Ged Lynch– drums
  • Mat Maitland– art direction, images
  • Richard X– additional production
  • Davide Rossi– violin
  • Mark ‘Spike’ Stent– mixing

Track listing:

All tracks by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory.

  1. Rocket
  2. Believer
  3. Alive
  4. Dreaming
  5. Head First
  6. Hunt
  7. Shiny and Warm
  8. I Wanna Life
  9. Voicething

On February 20, 1995.

Tricky_-_Maxinquaye

On February 20, 1995, “4th & B’way Records” label released “Maxinquaye”, the debut Tricky album. It was recorded at Tricky’s home studio and was produced by Tricky and co-produced by Mark Saunders. In 2013 “NME” magazine ranked “Maxinquaye” at number 202 at its list of “Best Albums of All Time”.

Personnel:

  • Pete Briquette– bass
  • FTV – guitar, drums
  • Alison Goldfrapp– vocals
  • Martina Topley-Bird– vocals
  • Ragga (Ragnhildur Gísladóttir) – vocals
  • Mark Saunders– keyboards, guitar
  • James Stevenson– guitar
  • Mark Stewart– vocals
  • Tricky – vocals
  • Tony Wrafter – flute
  • Ali Staton – mixing
  • David Alvarez – art direction, design
  • Cally Callomon – art direction, design
  • Richard Baker – artwork
  • Rob Crane – artwork
  • Andy Earl, Paul Rider, Valerie Philips – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Tricky, except where noted.

  1. Overcome
  2. Ponderosa – Tricky, Howie B.
  3. Black Steel – Carlton Ridenhour, Eric Sadler, Hank Shocklee
  4. Hell Is Round the Corner
  5. Pumpkin
  6. Aftermath
  7. Abbaon Fat Tracks
  8. Brand New You’re Retro
  9. Suffocated Love
  10. You Don’t
  11. Struggin
  12. Feed Me