On April 6, 2009, “Heavenly Recordings” label released “Kingdom of Rust” the fourth Doves studio album. It was recorded 2006 – 2009, at “Frank Bough Sound III” in Cheshire, “Green Gates” in Eyam, “Rockfield Studios” in Monmouth, Wales, “Moolah Rouge” Stockport, Manchester, and was produced by Jez Williams, Jim Goodwin, Andy Williams, Dan Austin and John Leckie.
Jez Williams – vocals, guitar, synthesiser, bass, piano, organ, banjo, percussion, mixing
Jim Goodwin – vocals, bass, guitar
Andy Williams – vocals, drums
Martin Rebelski.- piano
Belinda Hammond – violin
Oliver Morris – violin
Alexandra Fletcher – viola
Elinor Gow – cello
Baluji Shrivastav – dilruba
Tom Rowlands – arrangements
Dan Austin – engineer
Adam Whittaker – engineer
Will Hensley – Pro tools engineer, mix assistant
Michael H. Brauer – mixing
Zac Froud – mixing assistant
Bob Ludwig – mastering
Rick Myers – design
Deirdre O’Callaghan – band photography
All tracks by Jez Williams, Jimi Goodwin, and Andy Williams.
On April 6, 2001, “Darla Records” label released “At Dawn”, the second My Morning Jacket studio album. It was recorded 2000 – 2001 at “Tarbox Road Studiis” in Cassadaga, New York, and was produced by Jim James.
On April 6, 2008, “EWorks” label released “The Deconstruction”, the twelfth Eels studio album. It was recorded 2017 – 2018, at “The Compound” in Los Feliz and “The Pie” in Pasadena, California and was produced by E and Mickey Petralia.
On April 6, 2016, Merle Ronald Haggard died aged 79. He was songwriter, guitarist, and fiddler, together with his band the Strangers helped the creation of the Bakersfield sound, characterized by the twang of Fender Telecaster and the mix with the traditional country steel guitar sound.
On April 6, 2004, Niki Sullivan died aged 69. He was singer – songwriter and guitarist, best known as one of the four original members of Buddy Holly’s backing band. In 2012, Sullivan was inducted into the “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame” as a member of the Crickets.
On April 6, 1987, “CBS” label released “Raindancing”, the second Alison Moyet studio album. It was recorded 1986 – 1987, and was produced by Jimmy Iovine, Jess Bailey, Alison Moyet, Joseph Hughes, David Freeman and Jean Guiot.
Alison Moyet – vocals, mixing
Dave Freeman – vocals
Mike Shipley – associate producer
Joe Chiccarelli, John Fryer, Robert de la Garza, Mark Desisto – recording engineer
Jess Bailey, Scott Litt, Mike Shipley, Humberto Gatica – mixing
Vladimir “Vlado” Meller – mastering
Richard Houghton – sleeve photography
Rob O’Connor (Stylorouge) – design, art direction
Weak in the Presence of Beauty – Michael Ward, Rob Clarke
Ordinary Girl – Alison Moyet, Jess Bailey, Rick Driscoll
You Got me Wrong – Alison Moyet
Without You – Alison Moyet
Sleep Like Breathing – David Freeman, Joseph Hughes
Is This Love – Alison Moyet, Jean Guiot
Blow Wind Blow – Alison Moyet, Jess Bailey
Glorious Love – Alison Moyet, Jess Bailey, Rick Driscoll
When I Say (No Giveaway) – Alison Moyet, Jess Bailey, Rick Driscoll
On April 6, 2004, “Epic” label released “Good News for People Who Love Bad News”, the fourth Modest Mouse album. It was recorded September–October 2003, at “Sweet Tea Studio” in Oxford, Mississippi and “Easley Recording” in Memphis, Tennessee, and was produced by Dennis Herring. The album was certified Platinum by the “RIAA” in August 2004.