On January 12, 2010, “Domino” label released “Heartland”, the third Owen Pallett album. It was recorded in 2009, at “The Greenhouse” in Reykjavík, and was produced by Owen Pallett.
- Owen Pallett – vocals, violin, keyboards, arranger
- Lisa Chisholm – bassoon
- Micah Hellbrum – clarinet
- Sarah Jeffrey – oboe, cor anglais
- Leonie Wall – flute, piccolo
- Gabe Radford – horn
- David Pell – trombone
- Mike Fedyshyn – trumpet
- The Czech Symphony Strings / directed by Adam Klemens / recorded by Jan Holzner
- The St. Kitts’ Winds / contracted by John Marshman / recorded by Jeff McMurrich, Matt Smith
- Sturla Mio Þórisson – recording engineer
- Mixed by Rusty Santos
- Mastered by Alan Douches
- Colin Bergh – design, illustration
- Jimmy Limit – photography
All tracks by Owen Pallett.
- Midnight Directives
- Keep the Dog Quiet
- Mount Alpentine
- Red Sun No. 5
- Lewis Takes Action
- The Great Elsewhere
- Oh Heartland, Up Yours!
- Lewis Takes Off His Shirt
- Flare Gun
- E Is for Estranged
- Tryst with Mephistopheles
- What Do You Think Will Happen Now?
On January 12, 2010, “Capitol” label released “Of the Blue Colour of the Sky”, the third OK Go studio album. It was recorded October 2008 – May 2009, at “Tarbox Road Studios” in Cassadaga, New York, and was produced by Dave Fridmann.
- Damian Kulash, Jr.— lead vocals, guitars, programming, percussion
- Tim Nordwind — bass, vocals, glockenspiel
- Dan Konopka — drums
- Andy Ross— guitars, keyboards, vocals
- Mark Mullins— trombone
- Brian L. Perkins — clapping
- Greg Calbi — audio mastering
- WTF? – Damian Kulash, Jr.
- This Too Shall Pass – Damian Kulash, Jr., Timothy Nordwind
- All Is Not Lost – Damian Kulash, Jr., Timothy Nordwind
- Needing / Getting – Damian Kulash, Jr., Timothy Nordwind
- Skyscrapers – Damian Kulash, Jr.
- White Knuckles – Damian Kulash, Jr.
- I Want You So Bad I Can’t Breathe – Timothy Nordwind
- End Love – Timothy Nordwind, Damian Kulash, Jr.
- Before the Earth Was Round – Damian Kulash, Jr.
- Last Leaf – Damian Kulash, Jr.
- Back from Kathmandu – Damian Kulash, Jr.
- While You Were Asleep – Andy Ross
- In the Glass – Damian Kulash, Jr.
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.
- Bill Callahan – vocals. guitar
- Loren Mazzacane Connors – guitar
- Thymme Jones – drums
- Jim O’Rourke – piano
All tracks by Bill Callahan.
- Let’s Move to the Country
- River Guard
- No Dancing
- Teenage Spaceship
- Cold Blooded Old Times
- Sweet Treat
- Hit the Ground Running
- I Could Drive Forever
- Left Only with Love
On January 12, 2003, Maurice Ernest Gibb died aged 53. Ha was singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer, best known as a member of Bee Gees.
On January 12, 1999, “Columbia” label released “By Your Side”, the fifth studio Black Crowes album. It was recorded in 1998, at “Avatar Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Kevin Shirley.
- Chris Robinson– vocals, harmonica
- Rich Robinson– guitar
- Steve Gorman– drums
- Eddie Harsch– keyboards
- Sven Pipien– bass guitar
- Dirty Dozen Brass Band– horns
- Zoe Thrall – flute
- Curtis King, Cindy Mizelle, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White King, Vanees Thomas – background vocals
- David Campbell– arranger
- Kevin Shirley– engineer, mixing
- Rich Alvy – engineer
- Pat Thrall– editing
- George Marino – mastering
- Leon Zervos – mastering
- John Cheuse – art direction, design
- Josef Astor – photography
- Will Kennedy – digital imaging
All tracks by Chris Robinson and Rich Robinson.
- Go Faster
- Kickin’ My Heart Around
- By Your Side
- Horse Head
- Only a Fool
- Welcome to the Goodtimes
- Go Tell the Congregation
- Diamond Ring
- Then She Said My Name
- Virtue and Vice
On January 12, 1969, “Atlantic” label released the debut, self-titled Led Zeppelin album. It was recorded October 1968 at “Olympic Studios” in London in only 36 hours, and was produced by Jimmy Page. The album art was coordinated by George Hardie; the back cover photography of the band was taken by former Yardbirds member Chris Dreja. “Rolling Stone” magazine ranked the album at number 29 on its of the “500 Greatest Albums of All Time”; in 2004 it was inducted into the “Grammy Hall of Fame”.
- Jimmy Page– acoustic, electric and pedal steel guitars, backing vocals, production
- Robert Plant– lead vocals, harmonica
- John Bonham– drums, timpani, backing vocals
- John Paul Jones– bass guitar, Hammond organ, backing vocals
- Viram Jasani– tabla
- Glyn Johns – engineer
- Peter Grant– executive production
- Good Times Bad Times – Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, John Bonham, Robert Plant
- Babe I’m Gonna Leave You – Anne Bredon, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant
- You Shook Me – Willie Dixon, B. Lenoir
- Dazed and Confused – Jimmy Page, inspired by Jake Holmes
- Your Time Is Gonna Come – Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, Robert Plant
- Black Mountain Side – Jimmy Page
- Communication Breakdown – Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, John Bonham, Robert Plant
- I Can’t Quit You Babe – Willie Dixon
- How Many More Times – Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, Robert Plant, John Bonham