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On September 21, 2012.

On September 21, 2012, “Island” label released “Babel”, the second Mumford & Sons studio album. It was recorded in 2012, and was produced by Markus Dravs.

Personnel:

  • Marcus Mumford – lead vocals, acousticand electric guitars, drum kit, percussion
  • Ted Dwane – upright bass, electric bass, electric guitar, drum kit, percussion, backing vocals
  • Ben Lovett – piano, keyboards, mellotron, accordion, electric guitar, backing vocals
  • Winston Marshall – banjo, electric banjo, electric bass, electric and resonator guitar, lead and backing vocals
  • Paul Simon– electric guitar, backing vocals
  • Chris Alan – cello
  • Nell Catchpole – violin, viola
  • Nick Etwell – trumpet, flugelhorn
  • Ross Holmes – fiddle
  • Dave Williamson – trombone
  • Richard Martin – percussion
  • Jerry Douglas– dobro, backing vocals

Track listing:

All tracks by Ted Dwane, Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford and Winston Marshall.

  1. Babel
  2. Whispers in the Dark
  3. I Will Wait
  4. Holland Road
  5. Ghosts That We Knew
  6. Lover of the Light
  7. Lover’s Eyes
  8. Reminder
  9. Hopeless Wanderer
  10. Broken Crown
  11. Below My Feet
  12. Not With Haste

 

On July 28, 2017.

On July 28, 2017, “Sonovox Records” label released “Everything Now”, the fifth  Arcade Fire studio album. It was recorded September 2016 – April 2017, at “Boombox” in New Orleans, “Sonovox” in Montreal and “Gang” in Paris, and was produced by Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, Richard Reed Parry, William Butler, Tim Kingsbury  , Jeremy Gara, Thomas Bangalter, Steve Mackey, Markus Dravs, Geoff Barrow and Eric Heigle.

Personnel:

  • Win Butler– vocals, bass guitar, electric guitar, string arrangements
  • Régine Chassagne– vocals, piano, keyboards, keytar, string arrangements
  • Richard Reed Parry– electric guitar, bass guitar, backing vocals, string arrangements
  • William Butler– keyboards, bass guitar, backing vocals, string arrangements
  • Tim Kingsbury– acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bass guitar, backing vocals, string arrangements
  • Jeremy Gara– drums, string arrangements
  • Owen Pallett– string arrangements, piano, strings
  • Sarah Neufeld– string arrangements, strings
  • Daniel Lanois– pedal steel
  • Thomas Bangalter – synthesizer, programming
  • Geoff Barrow – synthesizer
  • Mark Lawson – MPC
  • Stuart Bogie– saxophone, flute
  • Matt Bauder, Charlie Gabriel– saxophone
  • Patrick Bebey – pygmy flute
  • Willonson Duprate, Jean “Diol Kidi” Edmond – congas
  • Korey Richey – drum machine
  • Rebecca Crenshaw, Helen Gillet – strings
  • Harmonistic Praise Crusade Choir
  • Akia Nevills, Kayla Jasmine – choir vocals, Tracci Lee, Jelly Joseph – choir vocals
  • Eric Heigle – recording
  • Mark Lawson, Iain Berryman, Korey Richey, Florian Lagatta – additional recording
  • Craig Silvey– mixing
  • Max Prior – mixing assistance
  • Greg Calbi– mastering
  • JR– artwork
  • Marc Azoulay, Camille Pajot, Guillaume Cagniard – artwork assistance
  • Ping Pong Ping – album graphic design
  • Anton Corbijn– band portrait

Track listing:

All tracks by Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, Richard Reed Parry, William Butler, Tim Kingsbury and Jeremy Gara.

  1. Everything_Now (Continued)
  2. Everything Now – contains elements from “The Coffee Cola Song” written by Francis Bebey
  3. Signs of Life
  4. Creature Comfort
  5. Peter Pan
  6. Chemistry
  7. Infinite Content
  8. Infinite Content
  9. Electric Blue
  10. Good God Damn
  11. Put Your Money on Me
  12. We Don’t Deserve Love
  13. Everything Now (Continued)

On May 4, 2009.

On May 4, 2009, “Fiction” label released “Wall of Arms”, the second Maccabees studio album. It was recorded in 2009, and was produced by Markus Dravs. The album’s cover art was by Boo Ritson.

  • Orlando Weeks – vocals, guitar
  • Hugo White – guitar
  • Felix White – backing vocals, guitar
  • Rupert Jarvis – bass
  • Sam Doyle – drums

Track listing:

All tracks by Orlando Weeks, Hugo White, Felix White, Rupert Jarvis and Sam Doyle.

  1. Love You Better
  2. One Hand Holding
  3. Can You Give It?
  4. Young Lions
  5. Wall of Arms
  6. No Kind Words/Bag of Bones Part A
  7. Dinosaurs
  8. Kiss and Resolve
  9. William Powers
  10. Seventeen Hands
  11. Bag of Bones Part B

On October 14, 2016.

On October 14, 2016, “RCA” label released “Walls”, the seventh Kings of Leon studio album. It was recorded 2015 – 2016, and was produced by Markus Dravs.

Personnel:

  • Caleb Followill– lead and backing vocals, guitar, percussion
  • Matthew Followill– backing vocals, guitar, percussion
  • Jared Followill– backing vocals, bass, percussion
  • Nathan Followill– backing vocals, drums, percussion
  • Liam O’Neil– background vocals, Clavinet, Jupiter-8, mellotron, minimoog, percussion, piano, prophet synthesizer, synthesizer, Wurlitzer
  • Robin Baynton – engineer
  • Anthony Cairns – assistant
  • Nicolas Essig – assistant engineer
  • Christopher Followill – assistant
  • Michael Freeman – mixing assistant
  • Britti Himelfarb – assistant
  • Ted Jensen– mastering
  • Dylan Nelson – assistant engineer
  • Brent Rawlings, Mitch Salle, Jay Schleusener – assistant
  • Spike Stent– mixing
  • Geoff Swan – mixing assistant
  • Jessica Windsor – assistant

Track listing:

All tracks by Caleb Followill, Nathan Followill, Jared Followill and Matthew Followill.

  1. Waste a Moment
  2. Reverend
  3. Around the World
  4. Find Me
  5. Over
  6. Muchacho
  7. Conversation Piece
  8. Eyes on You
  9. Wild
  10. WALLS

On September 22, 1997.

bjork_-_homogenic

On September 22, 1997, “One Little Indian” label released “Homogenic”, the third Björk solo studio album. It was recorded August 1996 – August 1997, at “El Cortijo Studios” in Málaga, Spain, and was produced by Björk, Mark Bell, Guy Sigsworth, Howie B and Markus Dravs.The album cover was designed by Alexander McQueen.

Personnel:

  • Alasdair Alloy – glass harmonica
  • Vaughan Armon – violin
  • Mark Bell– keyboards
  • Sigurbjorn Bernhardsson – violin
  • Mark Berrow – violin
  • Björk– keyboards, Björk – arranger, programming
  • Mike Brittain – bass
  • Jeffrey Bryant – horn
  • Roger Chase– viola
  • Ben Cruft – violin
  • Sigrun Edvaldsdottir – violin
  • Paul Gardhaim – bass
  • Roger Garland – violin
  • Wilfred Gibson– violin
  • Isobel Griffiths – orchestra contractor
  • Sigurdur Bjarki Gunnarsson – cello
  • Hrund Hardardottir – viola
  • Bill Hawkes – viola
  • Steve Henderson – timbales, tympani
  • Paul Kegg – cello
  • Yasuhiro Kobayashi– accordion
  • Peter Lale – viola
  • Chris Laurence– bass
  • Helen Liebmann– cello
  • Martin Loveday – cello
  • Alasdair Malloy – glass harmonica
  • Perry Mason – violin
  • Jim McLeod – violin
  • Perry Montague-Mason – violin
  • Trevor Morais – drums, electronic drums
  • Jon R. Ornolfsson – cello
  • Peter Oxer – violin
  • Paul Pritchard – bass
  • Maciej Rakowski – violin
  • Frank Ricotti– snare drums
  • George Robertson – viola
  • Guy Sigsworth– clavichord, keyboards, pipe organ
  • Moeidur Anna Sigurdardottir – viola
  • Una Sveinbjarnardottir – violin
  • Mike Thompson– horn
  • Sif Tulinius – violin
  • John Tunnell – cello
  • Helen Tunstall – harp
  • Gavyn Wright– violin
  • Howie B– programming, mixing
  • Mark Bell– programming, drum programming, crew
  • Danny Joe Brown Band – programming, mixing assistant
  • Richard Brown – programming
  • Kirsten Cowie – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Eumir Deodato– arranger, orchestration, transcription
  • Marius de Vries– programming
  • Markus Dravs– programming, engineer, drum programming, crew
  • Katy England – stylist
  • Jason Groucott – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Nick Knight– photography
  • James Loughrey – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Alexander McQueen– art direction
  • Sie Medway-Smith – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Rob Murphy – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Russel Polden – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Steve Price – engineer
  • Tony Stanton – copyist
  • Mark “Spike” Stent– mixing, crew
  • Rebecca Storey – mixing assistant, assistant
  • Paul Walton – mixing assistant
  • Jason Westbrook – mixing assistant, assistant

 Track listing:

  1. Hunter – Björk
  2. Jóga – Björk, Sjón
  3. Unravel – Björk, Guy Sigsworth
  4. Bachelorette – Björk, Sjón
  5. All Neon Like – Björk
  6. 5 Years – Björk
  7. Immature – Björk
  8. Alarm Call – Björk
  9. Pluto – Björk, Bell
  10. All is Full Of Love – Björk

 

On September 1, 1992.

Nerve Net

On September 1, 1992, “Warner Bros” label released “Nerve Net”, the twelve Brian Eno studio album. It was recorded in 1992, and was produced by Brian Eno.

Personnel:

  1. Brian Eno– organ, synthesizer, bass guitar, guitar, keyboards, tenor saxophone, vocals, voices, multi instruments, treatments, African organ, animal sounds, arabesque
  2. Roger Eno– piano, sampling
  3. Robert Fripp– guitar
  4. John Paul Jones– piano
  5. John May – voices, speech/speaker/speaking part
  6. Robert Ahwai – guitar
  7. Peter Anderson – guitar
  8. Richard Bailey – drums
  9. Duchess Nell Catchpole – vocals, voices
  10. Ian Dench– drum loop
  11. Markus Dravs – drums, drum programming, treatments
  12. Wayne Duchamp – alto saxophone
  13. Rod Melvin– piano
  14. Sugarfoot Moffett – drums
  15. John Moorby – voices, speech/speaker/speaking part
  16. Alice Ngukwe – tenor saxophone
  17. Winston Ngukwe – conga
  18. Isaac Osapanin – conga
  19. Anita Patel – voices, speech/speaker/speaking part
  20. Sunita Patel – voices, speech/speaker/speaking part
  21. Yogish Patel – voices, speech/speaker/speaking part
  22. Curtis Pelican – trumpet
  23. Robert Quine– guitar, rhythm guitar
  24. Cecil Stamper III – drums
  25. Benmont Tench– percussion
  26. Christine West-Oram – vocals
  27. Jamie West-Oram – guitar, rhythm guitar
  28. Romeo WIlliams – bass guitar

Track listing:

All tracks by Brian Eno.

  1. Fractal Zoom
  2. Wire Shock
  3. What Actually Happened?
  4. Pierre in Mist
  5. My Squelchy Life
  6. Juju Space Jazz
  7. The Roil, the Choke
  8. Ali Click
  9. Distributed Being
  10. Web
  11. Web (Lascaux Mix)
  12. Decentre

On August 2, 2010.

The Suburbs

On August 2, 2010, “Merge” label released “The Suburbs”, the third Arcade Fire studio album. It was recorded 2008 – 2010, and was produce by Arcade Fire and Markus Dravs. “The Suburbs” won “Album of the Year” at the 2011 “Grammy Awards”, “Best International Album” at the 2011 “BRIT Awards”, “Album of the Year” at the 2011 “Juno Awards”, and the 2011 “Polaris Music Prize” for best Canadian album. The album was certified 2 x Platinum in Canada by “CRIA” and Platinum in UK by the “BPI”.

Personnel:

  • Will Butler
  • Win Butler
  • Régine Chassagne
  • Jeremy Gara
  • Tim Kingsbury
  • Sarah Neufeld
  • Richard Reed Parry
  • Sarah Neufeld, Owen Pallett, Richard Reed Parry, Marika Anthony Shaw – strings
  • Clarice Jensen, Nadia Sirota, Yuki Numata, Caleb Burhans, Ben Russell, Rob Moose – additional strings
  • Colin Stetson– saxophones
  • Pietro Amato– French horn
  • Arcade Fire – mixing, arrangement
  • Owen Pallett– string arrangements
  • Mark Lawson – recording
  • Craig Silvey – mixing
  • Nick Launay– additional mixing
  • Marcus Paquin, Don Murnaghan and Noah Goldstein – additional recording
  • Brian Thorn – assistant (Magic Shop)
  • Brad Bell – assistant (Public Hi-Fi)
  • Adam Greenspan – assistant
  • Caroline Robert – artwork design
  • Vincent Morisset– art direction
  • Gabriel Jones – photography (assisted by Joey Matthews & Stephane Fiore)

Track listing:

All tracks by Sarah Neufeld, Richard Reed Parry, Jeremy Gara, Win Butler, Will Butler, Régine Chassagne & Tim Kingsbury.

  1. The Suburbs
  2. Ready to Start
  3. Modern Man
  4. Rococo
  5. Empty Room
  6. City With No Children
  7. Half Light I
  8. Half Light II (No Celebration)
  9. Suburban War
  10. Month of May
  11. Wasted Hours
  12. Deep Blue
  13. We Used to Wait
  14. Sprawl I (Flatland)
  15. Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)
  16. The Suburbs (continued)