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On April 6, 2010.

On March 6, 2010, “Daptone Records” label released “I Learned the Hard Way”, the fourth Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings studio album. It was recorded 2009-2010, at “House of Soul Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Gabriel “Bosco Mann” Roth.

Personnel:

  • Sharon Jones – vocals
  • Thomas Brenneck – guitars, piano
  • Binky Griptite – guitars, bass
  • Dave Guy – trumpet
  • Ian Hendrickson-Smith – baritone saxophone, flute
  • Bosco Mann – bass
  • Homer Steinweiss – drums
  • Neal Sugarman – tenor saxophone
  • Fernando “Boogaloo” Velez – bongos, congas, tambourine
  • Victor Axelrod – piano, organ
  • Moon Bancs – marching snare
  • Cosmo Bann – guitars
  • AnGee Blake – background vocals
  • Sam Boncon – piano, clavinet
  • Chris Cardona – violin
  • Amos B. Conn – string arrangement
  • Nydia Davila – soul claps
  • Eric Davis – French horns
  • El Deuvo – cabasa
  • Brian Floody – timpani
  • Cochemea Gastelum – alto saxophone, tenor saxophone
  • Wayne Gordon – soul claps
  • Jimmy Hill – organ
  • Aaron Johnson – trombones
  • Alex Kadvan – cello
  • Kevin C. Keys – background vocals
  • Matthew Lehmann – violin
  • Michael Leonhart – trumpet
  • Leon Michels – tenor saxophone
  • Toby Pazner – vibraphone, glockenspiel
  • Mikey Post – soul claps
  • Boom Boom Romero – drums
  • Antoine Silverman – violin, string arrangement
  • Daisy Sugarman – flute
  • Entcho Todorov – violin
  • Saundra Williams – background vocals
  • Anja Wood – cello
  • The Bushwick Callers – background vocals

Track listing:

All tracks written by Bosco Mann, except where noted.

  1. The Game Gets Old – Dave Guy, Homer Steinweiss, Tommy Brenneck
  2. I Learned the Hard Way
  3. Better Things – Homer Steinweiss
  4. Give it Back – Dave Guy
  5. Money
  6. The Reason – Neal Sugarman
  7. Window Shopping – Wayne Gordon, Lawrence Gordon, Derek Nievergelt
  8. She Ain’t a Child No More
  9. I’ll Still Be True – Tommy Brenneck
  10. Without a Heart
  11. If You Call
  12. Mama Don’t Like My Man
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On February 25, 2014.

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On February 25, 2014, “Loma Vista” label released the fourth, self-titled St. Vincent studio album. It was recorded in 2013, at “Elmwood Studios” in Dallas, Texas, and was produced by John Congleton. The album won “Grammy” for Best Alternative Music Album, and was voted “Best Album of 2014” in the following medias:  “NME”, “Guardian”, “Gigwise”, “musicOMH”, “Slant Magazine” and “Entertainment Weekly”.

Personnel:

  • Annie Clark – vocals, guitar
  • Homer Steinweiss – drums
  • Bobby Sparks – Minimoog
  • Daniel Mintseris – synthesizer, piano; harpsichord
  • Ralph Carney – horns
  • McKenzie Smith – drums
  • Adam Pickrell – keyboards
  • John Congleton– engineering
  • Greg Calbi – mastering
  • Willo Perron – creative director
  • Brian Roettinger – design
  • Renata Raksha – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Annie Clark.

  1. Rattlesnake
  2. Birth in Reverse
  3. Prince Johnny
  4. Huey Newton
  5. Digital Witness
  6. I Prefer Your Love
  7. Regret
  8. Bring Me Your Loves
  9. Psychopath
  10. Every Tear Disappears
  11. Severed Crossed Fingers