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On January 12, 1999.

On January 12, 1999, “Drag City” label released “Knock Knock”, the seventh Smog (Bill Callahan) studio album. It was recorded in 1998, and was produced by Jim O’Rourke.

Personnel:

  • Bill Callahan – vocals. guitar
  • Loren Mazzacane Connors – guitar
  • Thymme Jones – drums
  • Jim O’Rourke – piano

Track listing:

All tracks by Bill Callahan.

  1. Let’s Move to the Country
  2. Held
  3. River Guard
  4. No Dancing
  5. Teenage Spaceship
  6. Cold Blooded Old Times
  7. Sweet Treat
  8. Hit the Ground Running
  9. I Could Drive Forever
  10. Left Only with Love

 

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On September 19, 2006.

On September 19, 2006, “Drag City” label released “The Letting Go”, the twelve Will Oldham (released under his moniker Bonnie “Prince” Billy) studio album. It was recorded in 2006, in Reykjavík, Iceland and produced by Valgeir Sigurðsson.

Personnel:

  • Emmett Kelly– guitar
  • Dawn McCarthy– singing
  • Paul Oldham – bass
  • Valgeir Sigurdsson– recording, mixing
  • Jim White– drums

Track listing:

  1. Love Comes to Me
  2. Strange Form of Life
  3. Wai
  4. Cursed Sleep
  5. No Bad News
  6. Cold & wet
  7. Big Friday
  8. Lay and Love
  9. The Seedling
  10. Then the Letting Go
  11. God’s Small Song
  12. I Called You Back
  13. Ebb Tide (bonus on some versions)

 

On July 5, 1993.

On July 5, 1993, “Drag City” label released “Julius Caesar”, the third Bill Callahan  (also known as Smog) album. It was recorded in 1993, and was produced by Bill Callahan.

Track listing:

All tracks by Bill Callahan.

  1. Strawberry Rash
  2. Your Wedding
  3. 37 Push Ups
  4. Stalled on the Tracks
  5. One Less Star
  6. Golden
  7. When You Walk
  8. I Am Star Wars
  9. Connections
  10. When the Power Goes Out
  11. Chosen One
  12. What Kind of Angel
  13. Stick in the Mud

On November 16, 2010.

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On November 16, 2010, “Duophonic / Drag City” label released “Not Music”, the tenth Stereolab studio album. The album is a collection of unreleased materials which were recorded at the same time as the band’s previous album “Chemical Chords”.

Personnel:

  • Lætitia Sadier– vocals
  • Tim Gane– guitar
  • Simon Johns– bass
  • Andy Ramsay– drums, synthesizer
  • Vee – sleeve design
  • Joe Walters – French Horn
  • Bo – mastering
  • Joe Watson – synthesizer, organ, mixer, engineer

Track listing:

All tracks by Tim Gane and Lætitia Sadier.

  1. Everybody’s Weird Except Me
  2. Supah Jaianto
  3. So Is Cardboard Clouds
  4. Equivalences
  5. Leleklato Sugar
  6. Silver Sands (Emperor Machine Mix)
  7. Two Finger Symphony
  8. Delugeoisie
  9. Laserblast
  10. Sun Demon
  11. Aelita
  12. Pop Molecules (Molecular Pop 2)
  13. Neon Beanbag (Atlas SoundMix)

On March 23, 2004.

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On March 23, 2004, “Drag City” label released “The Milk-Eyed Mender”, the debut Joanna Newsom album. It was produced by Noah Georgeson.

Personnel:

  • Joanna Newsom – vocals, harp, harpsichord, wurlitzer
  • Noah Georgeson – producer
  • Emily Prince – artwork
  • Alissa Anderson – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Joanna Newsom, except where noted.

  1. Bridges and Balloons
  2. Sprout and the Bean
  3. The Book of Right-On
  4. Sadie
  5. Inflammatory Writ
  6. This Side of the Blue
  7. En Gallop
  8. Cassiopeia
  9. Peach, Plum, Pear
  10. Swansea
  11. Three Little Babes – traditional
  12. Clam, Crab, Cockle, Cowrie

On February 23, 2010.

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On February 23, 2010, “Drag City” label released “Have One On Me”, the third Joanna Newsom studio album The triple album was recorded in 2009, and was produced by Joanna Newsom.

Personnel:

  • Joanna Newsom – songwriter, harp, piano and vocal arrangements
  • Alex Camphouse – horn
  • Dan Cantrell – piano, hammond organ, pump organ, harpsichord, accordion
  • Patrick Cress – bass clarinet
  • Ryan Francesconi – Bulgariantambura, kaval, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, electric bass, banjo, mandolin, soprano recorder
  • Sascha Groschang – cello
  • Djeina Haruta – viola
  • Shawn Jones – bassoon
  • Shira Kammen– vielle, rebec
  • Dan Koretzky – timpani
  • Katie Kresek – violin
  • Judith Linsenberg – alto, tenor and bassrecorder
  • Joanna Newsom – harp, piano, vocals
  • Alex Camphouse – horn
  • Dan Cantrell – piano, hammond organ, pump organ, harpsichord, accordion
  • Patrick Cress – bass clarinet
  • Ryan Francesconi – Bulgariantambura, kaval, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, electric bass, banjo, mandolin, soprano recorder
  • Sascha Groschang – cello
  • Djeina Haruta – viola
  • Shawn Jones – bassoon
  • Shira Kammen– vielle, rebec
  • Dan Koretzky – timpani
  • Katie Kresek – violin
  • Judith Linsenberg – alto, tenor and bassrecorder
  • Kane Mathis – kora
  • Greg Moore – backing vocals
  • Thom Moore – backing vocals
  • Neal Morgan – drum set, percussion, timpani, backing vocals
  • David Morris – viola da Gamba
  • Yeolim Nam – violin
  • Eric Oberthaler – trumpet, cornet
  • Philip Payton – violin
  • Laura Reynolds – oboe
  • Andrew Roitstein – double bass
  • Phaedon Sinis – flute,tarhu, kemence
  • Lily Storm – backing vocals
  • Andrew Strain – trombone
  • Ryan Francesconi – arrangements, conductor
  • Noah Georgeson– mixing
  • Jim O’Rourke– mixing
  • Steve Rooke – mastering
  • Becca Mann – cover art
  • Annabel Mehran – photographer
  • Greg Moore – additional arrangements
  • Thom Moore – additional arrangements
  • Neal Morgan– drum and percussion arrangements, additional arrangements
  • Dan Osborn – layout designer
  • Lila Sklar – additional arrangements
  • Corinna Taylor – calligraphy

Track listing:

All tracks by Joanna Newsom.

  1. Easy
  2. Have One on Me
  3. 81
  4. Good Intentions Paving Company
  5. No Provenance
  6. Baby Birch
  7. On a Good Day
  8. You and Me, Bess
  9. In California
  10. Jackrabbits
  11. Go Long
  12. Occident
  13. Soft as Chalk
  14. Esme
  15. Autumn
  16. Ribbon Bows
  17. Kingfisher
  18. Does Not Suffice