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On October 15, 2013.

On October 15, 2013, “American” label released “Magpie and the Dandelion”, the eighth Avett Brothers studio album. It was recorded in 2013, at “Echo Mountain Recording” in Asheville, NC, “Shangri-La Studios” in Malibu, CA, “Lock Stock Studio” in Venice, CA and was produced by Rick Rubin.

Personnel:

  • Scott Yancey Avett- lead and backing vocals, banjo, piano, acoustic guitar
  • Timothy Seth Avett– lead and backing vocals, acoustic and electric guitar, Piano, organ, celeste
  • Bob Crawford – lead and backing vocals, upright and electric bass
  • Joseph Kwon – cello
  • Jacob Edwards – drums
  • Chad Smith- drums
  • Steven Nistor- drums
  • Lenny Castro – percussion
  • Benmont Tench- organ
  • Love– harmonica
  • Tania Elizabeth- fiddle
  • The Haas Family, Jim Avett, Sarah Avett, Susan Kay Avett, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Aaron “Woody” Wood, Mary Ellen Bush, Jacob Edwards, Stephanie Mirabelli, Charlotte Webb, Hattie Webb – final vocals for Morning Song
  • Ryan Hewitt- engineer, mixing
  • Dave Collins – mastering
  • Justin Glanville – engineer
  • Jordan Silva, Jon Ashley, Julian Dreyer, Evan Bradford, Evan Hill – recording assistants
  • Darren Heelis, Buckley Miller, Craig Welsh, Tucker Martine – additional engineering

Track listing:

  1. Open-Ended Life
  2. Morning Song
  3. Never Been Alive
  4. Another is Waiting
  5. Bring Your Love To Me
  6. Good to You
  7. Part from Me
  8. Skin and Bones
  9. Souls Like the Wheels (live)
  10. Vanity
  11. The Clearness Is Gone

On October 9, 2007.

On October 9, 2007, “Sub Pop” label released “Cease to Begin”,  the second Band of Horses studio album. It was recorded in 2007, at “Echo Mountain Studios” in Asheville, North Carolina, and was produced by Phil Ek.

Personnel:

  • Ben Bridwell – lead vocals, guitar
  • Rob Hampton – guitar, bass guitar
  • Creighton Barrett – drums
  • Ryan Monroe – keyboards
  • Phil Ek– mixing
  • Jon Ashley – assistant engineer
  • Julian Dreyer – assistant engineer
  • Cameron Nicklaus – assistant engineer
  • Dusty Summers – design
  • Christopher Wilson – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Ben Bridwell, Rob Hampton and Creighton Barrett, except where noted.

  1. Is There a Ghost
  2. Ode to LRC
  3. No One’s Gonna Love You
  4. Detlef Schrempf
  5. The General Specific – Ben Bridwell, Rob Hampton, Creighton Barrett, Ryan Monroe
  6. Lamb on the Lam (In the City)
  7. Islands on the Coast
  8. Marry Song
  9. Cigarettes, Wedding Bands
  10. Window Blues

On March 18, 2014.

Lost in the dream

On March 18, 2014, “Secretly Canadian” label released “Lost in the Dream”, the third War on Drugs studio album. It was recorded August 2012–November 2013, at “Uniform Recording” in Philadelphia,”Echo Mountain” in Asheville,  “Fidelitorium”’ in Kernersville, “Rare Book Room” in Brooklyn, “Miner Street” in Philadelphia, “Water Music” inHoboken, “Public Hi-Fi” in Austin, “University of the Arts”, “Adam Granduciel’s House” in Philadelphia, and was produced by Adam Granduciel.

Personnel:

  • Dave Hartley– bass, fretless bass, percussion, synthesizer
  • Adam Granduciel– ARP Omni, ARP String Ensemble, arranger, art direction, composer, drums, dubs, electronics, engineer, Fender Rhodes, guitars, harmonica, LinnDrum, mixing, Oberheim synthesizer, organ, percussion, photography, piano, producer, publishing, slide guitar, synthesizer, vocals, Wurlitzer, Wurlitzer piano
  • Robbie Bennett – ARP String Ensemble, organ, piano, piano (grand), piano (upright), synthesizer, Wurlitzer, Wurlitzer piano
  • Charlie Hall – drums
  • Anthony LaMarca– guitar
  • Jon Ashley – assistant engineer, drums
  • Brad Bell – engineer
  • Greg Calbi– mastering
  • Dusdin Condren – cover photo, photography
  • John Congleton – engineer
  • Steve Fallone – mastering assistant
  • David Fishkin – saxophone
  • Pat Berkery – drums, percussion
  • Ricky Ray Jackson – pedal steel
  • Michael Johnson –ARP 2600, composer, engineer, Eventide
  • Sean Kelly – assistant engineer
  • Jon Lowe – engineer
  • Daniel Murphy – design, layout
  • Jon Natchez– saxophone (baritone)
  • Ted Richardson – assistant engineer
  • Matt Schimelfenig – assistant engineer
  • Joseph Shabason – saxophone
  • Mike Sneeringer – drums
  • Mike Sobel – lap steel guitar
  • Paul Sukeena – guitar
  • Carter Tanton – guitar
  • Nicolas Vernhes– engineer, mixing, organ, tambourine
  • Gabe Wax – assistant engineer, mixing assistant, tape effects
  • Jeff Zeigler – additional production, drum programming, engineer, mixing, pitch adjustment, pre-mixing

Track listing:

All tracks by Adam Granduciel, except where noted.

  1. Under the Pressure
  2. Red Eyes
  3. Suffering
  4. An Ocean in Between the Waves
  5. Disappearing
  6. Eyes to the Wind
  7. The Haunting Idle
  8. Burning
  9. Lost in the Dream
  10. In Reverse