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On March 17, 2017.

On March 17, 2017, “Matador” label released “Hot Thoughts” the ninth Spoon studio album. It was recorded in 2016, at “Tarbox Road Studios” in Cassadaga, New York, “Public Hi-Fi” in Austin, Texas, “Catacomb Recording Company” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Dave Fridmann, Britt Daniel, Jim Eno, Ale Fischel and Rob Rope.


  • Britt Daniel– vocals, guitars, keys, piano, percussion, bass
  • Jim Eno– drums, percussion, keys
  • Alex Fischel – keyboards, piano, guitars, percussion
  • Rob Pope– bass, percussion
  • Sabrina Ellis, Sara Houser – vocals
  • Stephen Patterson – extra drums
  • Blair Robbins – vocals
  • Brad Shenfeld – darbuka, saz
  • Ted Taforo – saxophone
  • Sharon Van Etten– vocals
  • Dave Fridmann– recording, mixing
  • Brad Bell, Matt Gerhard, Mike Fridmann, Max Lorenzen, Grant Eppley – engineering
  • Howie Weinberg, Gentry Studer – mastering
  • Janet Weiss– song sequencing
  • Christine Messersmith – cover image
  • Alan Hynes, Britt Daniel – design

Track listing:

  1. Hot Thoughts – Britt Daniel, Sean Dineen
  2. WhisperI’lllistentohearit – Britt Daniel
  3. Do I Have to Talk You Into It – Britt Daniel
  4. First Caress – Britt Daniel, Alex Fischel
  5. Pink Up – Britt Daniel
  6. Can I Sit Next to You – Britt Daniel
  7. I Ain’t the One – Britt Daniel
  8. Tear It Down – Britt Daniel, Laura Pergolizzi
  9. Shotgun – Britt Daniel, Sean Dineen
  10. Us – Britt Daniel, Ted Taforo

On March 16, 2009.

On March 16, 2009, “Rough Trade” label released “Dark Days/Light Years”, the ninth Super Furry Animals studio album. It was recorded 2007 – 2009, at “Faster Recording Studio” in Cardiff, and was produced by Chris Shaw, Gruff Rhys, Huw Bunford, Guto Pryce, Cian Ciaran and Dafydd Leuan.


  • Gruff Rhys- vocals, guitar, electric saz, vocoder, keyboard
  • Huw Bunford- guitar, bass guitar, electric saz, vocals
  • Guto Pryce- bass guitar
  • Cian Ciaran- keyboards, electronics, guitar, vocals
  • Dafydd Leuan- drums, vocals
  • Nick McCarthy- spoken word
  • Kris Jenkins – percussion
  • Jessica Rochman – strings
  • Chris Shaw – mixing, engineering
  • Dave Newfeld– recording
  • Stuart Hawkes – mastering
  • Keiichi Tanaami, Pete Fowler- artwork

Track listing:

All tracks by Gruff Rhys, Huw Bunford, Guto Pryce, Cian Ciaran and Dafydd Leuan, except where noted.

  1. Crazy Naked Girls
  2. Moped Eyes
  3. Inaugural Trams – Gruff Rhys, Huw Bunford, Guto Pryce, Cian Ciaran and Dafydd Leuan, Alex Ragnew
  4. Inconvenience
  5. Cardiff in the Sun
  6. The Very Best of Neil Diamond
  7. Helium Hearts
  8. White Socks/Flip Flops
  9. Where Do You Wanna Go?
  10. Lliwiau Llachar
  11. Pric

In February 1990.

In February 1990, “Silvertone” label released “Travel-Log”, the ninth J. J. Cale album. It was recorded in 1989, and was produced by J.J. Cale.


  • J. Cale– vocals, guitar, bass
  • Hoyt Axton- background vocals
  • James Burton- guitar
  • Doug Belli, Tim Drummond- bass
  • Jim Karstein – percussion, drums
  • Jay Mitthauer – drums
  • Jim Keltner- organ, percussion, drum
  • Christine Lakeland- organ, guitar, background vocals
  • Spooner Oldham- keyboards

Track listing:

All tracks by J. J. Cale, except where noted.

  1. Shanghaid – Audie Ashworth, J. J. Cale
  2. Hold On Baby
  3. No Time
  4. Lady Luck
  5. Disadvantage- J. J. Cale, Tim Drummond, Jim Karstein, Christine Lakeland,Spooner Oldham
  6. Lean on Me
  7. End of the Line
  8. New Orleans
  9. Tijuana
  10. That Kind of Thing
  11. Who’ Talking – J. J. Cale, Tim Drummond, Tarczon
  12. Change Your Mind
  13. Humdinger
  14. River Boat Song


On February 24, 2017.

On February 24, 2017, “Flightless” label released “Flying Microtonal Banana”, the ninth King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard studio album.


  • Michael Cavanagh – drum kit, bongos, percussion
  • Cook Craig – microtonalguitar, microtonal bass guitar
  • Ambrose Kenny-Smith – vocals, microtonal harmonica, piano, synthesizer
  • Stu Mackenzie – vocals, microtonal guitar, microtonal bass guitar, zurna, percussion
  • Eric Moore – drum kit, bongos
  • Lucas Skinner – microtonal bass guitar
  • Joey Walker – vocals, microtonal guitar, microtonal bass guitar
  • Stu Mackenzie – recording
  • Jarvis Taveniere– mixing
  • Joe Carra – mastering
  • Jason Galea – artwork, layout

Track listing:

  1. Rattlesnake – Stu Mackenzie
  2. Melting – Stu Mackenzie
  3. Open Water – Stu Mackenzie
  4. Sleep Drifter – Stu Mackenzie
  5. Billabong Valley – Stu Mackenzie, Ambrose Kenny-Smith
  6. Anoxia – Stu Mackenzie
  7. Doom City – Stu Mackenzie
  8. Nuclear Fusion – Stu Mackenzie, Joey Walker
  9. Flying Microtonal Banana – Stu Mackenzie, Joey Walker

On January 27, 2017.

On January 27, 2017, “Drag City” label released the self titled, ninth Ty Segall studio album. It was recorded in 2016, and was produced by Steve Albini.


  • Ty Segall – guitar, vocals
  • Emmett Kelly – guitar, backing vocals
  • Mikal Cronin – bass guitar, backing vocals
  • Charles Moothart – drums, percussion
  • Ben Boye – piano, Wurlitzer

Track listing:

All tracks by Ty Segall.

  1. Break a Guitar
  2. Freedom
  3. Warm Hands (Freedom Returned)
  4. Talkin’
  5. The Only One
  6. Thank You Mr. K
  7. Orange Color Queen
  8. Papers
  9. Take Care (To Comb Your Hair)
  10. Untitled



On January 26, 2010.

On January 26, 2010, “Nonesuch” label released “Realism”, the ninth Magnetic Fields studio album. It was recorded in 2009, at “Mother West” in New York, and was produced by Stephin Merritt.


  • Stephin Merritt– vocals, instrumentation
  • Claudia Gonson– vocals, piano, tablas, cajon, leaves
  • Sam Davol– cello
  • John Woo– banjo, cuatro, sitar
  • Shirley Simms – vocals, violin
  • Johny Blood – flugelhorn, tuba, vocals
  • Daniel Handler– accordion, vocals
  • Ida Pearle – violin

Track listing:

All tracks by Stephin Merritt.

  1. You Must Be Out of Your Mind
  2. Interlude
  3. We Are Having a Hootenanny
  4. I Don’t Know What to Say
  5. The Dolls’ Tea Party
  6. Everything Is One Big Christmas Tree
  7. Walk a Lonely Road
  8. Always Already Gone
  9. Seduced and Abandoned
  10. Better Things
  11. Painted Flower
  12. The Dada Polka
  13. From a Sinking Boat



On January 14, 2014.

On January 14, 2014, “Atlantic” label released “Fading West”, the ninth Switchfoot studio album. It was recorded 2012 – 2013, at “Spot X Studio” in San Diego, California, and was produced by Neal Avron, Jon Foreman and Tim Foreman.


  • Jon Foreman– guitar, lead vocals, programming
  • Tim Foreman– bass, backing vocals, cover design, programming
  • Chad Butler– drums, percussion, programming
  • Jerome Fontamillas– keyboard, guitar, backing vocals, programming
  • Drew Shirley– guitar, backing vocals, programming
  • Mike Elizondo, Eric Owyoung – programming, additional instrumentation
  • Josh Silverberg, Jared Fox, Blain Stark, John Painter, Drew Pearson, Sarah Masen– additional instrumentation
  • Brandon Zedaker – additional instrumentation, engineering
  • Neal Avron– programming, engineering, mixing
  • Tanner Sparks, Adam Hawkins, Eric Robinson – engineering
  • Ted Jensen– mastering
  • Chris Burkard, Brian Nevins, Alan Van Gysen – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Jon Foreman and Tim Foreman, except where noted.

  1. Love Alone Is Worth the Fight
  2. Who We Are
  3. When We Come Alive – Jon Foreman, Tim Foreman, Drew Pearson, David Hodges
  4. Say It Like You Mean It – Jon Foreman, Tim Foreman, Chad Butler
  5. The World You Want
  6. Slipping Away
  7. Ba55
  8. Let It Out – Jon Foreman, Tim Foreman, Drew Pearson
  9. All or Nothing at All – Jon Foreman, Tim Foreman, Tim Pagnotta
  10. Saltwater Heart
  11. Back to the Beginning Again