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david masonelectric drums
casiobeatcasiotone
matt parkersaxophone, clarinet
nikolaj hesspiano, fender rhodes
mikkel hessdrums, vocals
michael hanfvibraphone
pavel kogan-liakhovguitar
rasmus bille bahnckesh101 bass synth
EXTENDED TRANSATLANTIC LIVE CONCERT FAMILY:
MEAGAN GILLIS (XYLOPHONE), MARTIN VEJERANO (PERCUSSION),JEPPE SKJOLD (SAXOPHONE), CLAUS HØJENSGÅRD (TRUMPET & KEYS), ANDERS PROVIS (ELECTRIC DRUMS), RASMUS VESTERVIG (GUITAR) & W. ANDREW RAPOSO (6 STRINGED INSTRUMENT),

h e s s i s m o r e

m y h e a d i s a b a l l r o o m w h o n e e d s a p a l a c e a n y w a y

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Album Download $8

Full album in lovely lossless audio quality - including delightful digital booklet.

These studio recordings feature the energy and interaction of the full transatlantic 8 piece ensemble, captured and treated with the finest audio technology.

Album Vinyl (Preorder) $20

First edition album vinyl in terrific packaging designed by NR2154 - including full liner notes by Jay Ruttenberg. Scott Hull cut the laquer and it sounds mighty.

Ships late september. Purchase comes with instant access to album download.

Album CD (Preorder) $15

First edition album compact disc in no-nonsense packaging designed by NR2154 - including delightful digital booklet.

Ships late august. Purchase comes with instant access to album download.

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“Myheadisaballroom / Whoneedsapalaceanyway”.
- Hessismore, Transatlantic Music Ensemble

“There was just one track that reminded me a little bit of something I have worked on before”.
- Scott Hull, veteran mastering engineer, owner of Masterdisk in New York.

“Where on earth did this music come from?”
- Jay Ruttenberg, music critic, writer, editor. Lowbrow Reader.

“When can I get vinyl? I hate listening to files…”
- James Murphy, musician, producer. LCD soundsystem, DFA records.

“Hey, I think you are terrifix”.
- Bea Bille Bahncke, 4 year old concert goer.

“That was something sincerely different”.
- Jayson Green, Musician / DJ. Violent Bullshit.

“It’s all about the dry suction of the groove”.
- DJ Raz Capi, producer, dj.

 

 

 

A:
1. Myheadisaballroom
2. Stupidface
3. Bearsong
4. Heyithinkyouareterrific
5. Ballroombynight

B:
1. Dontgotohollywood
2. Toughenup
3. Youarenotaprimate

All music:
- arranged, performed & co-produced by Michael Hanf, Matt Parker, Pavel Kogan-Liakhov, David Mason, Nikolaj Hess, Rasmus Bille Bahncke & Mikkel Hess
- written by Mikkel Hess with additional lyrics by Grace Yu
- recorded by W. Andrew Raposo at Midnight Sun Studio
- mixed and produced by W. Andrew Raposo, Rasmus Bille Bahncke & Mikkel Hess at Midnight Sun Studio
- mastered by Scott Hull, Masterdisk New York

Additional bass on “Bearsong” and “Stupidface” by W. Andrew Raposo
Additional engineering by Morgan Wiley
Mix consulting: Theodor Clausen & Natal Zaks

Artwork by NR2154

(P) 2014 This Is Care Of & Concierge Records

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h e s s i s m o r e

m y h e a d i s a b a l l r o o m w h o n e e d s a p a l a c e a n y w a y

david masonelectric drums
casiobeatcasiotone
matt parkersaxophone, clarinet
nikolaj hesspiano, fender rhodes
mikkel hessdrums, vocals
michael hanfvibraphone
pavel kogan-liakhovguitar
rasmus bille bahnckesh101 bass synth
EXTENDED TRANSATLANTIC LIVE CONCERT FAMILY:
MEAGAN GILLIS (XYLOPHONE), MARTIN VEJERANO (PERCUSSION),JEPPE SKJOLD (SAXOPHONE), CLAUS HØJENSGÅRD (TRUMPET & KEYS), ANDERS PROVIS (ELECTRIC DRUMS), RASMUS VESTERVIG (GUITAR) & W. ANDREW RAPOSO (6 STRINGED INSTRUMENT),