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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.

Live

Live

Aug 21 2014New York, NY, US
Aug 22 2014New York, NY, US
Sep 26 2014Nykøbing Falster, Denmark
Sep 28 2014Copenhagen, Denmark
Sep 29 2014Copenhagen, Denmark

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Concerts by Songkick

About

About

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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),