released September 17, 2012
Francisca Cortesão: vox, acoustic guitar *
Mariana Ricardo: vox, bass, ukulele **
Manuel Dordio: electric guitar, lap steel
Nuno Pessoa: drums and percussion, vox
BlackBambi, Afonso Cabral, Mariana Cortesão, Salvador Menezes, Madalena Palmeirm: vox on 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 and 10
João Cabrita: horn arrangements, sax on 2, 3 and 10
João Marques: flughelhorn and trumpet on 2, 3 and 10
Jorge Ribeiro: trombone on 2, 3 and 10
Ian Carlo Mendoza: vibraphone on 6, percussion on 4
* banjo on 3, electric guitar on 4 and 10, percussion on 9
** nylon string guitar, pandeiro and synth on 3 piano on 8, electric guitar on 4 and 8
Produced by Mariana Ricardo and Francisca Cortesão.
Recorded by Nelson Carvalho, assisted by João Pedreira, at Valentim de Carvalho, Paço de Arcos.
Additional recording by Pedro Magalhães at Golden Pony, Lisbon.
"Gold" was mostly recorded at home.
Mixed by Nelson Carvalho at Valentim de Carvalho.
Mastered by Roger Seibel at SAE Mastering, Phoenix, AZ.
All songs by Francisca Cortesão
Artwork by José Feitor (www.l-a-s-t-r-o.blogspot.pt
11 & 12
EXTRA TRACKS recorded for the LIMITED EDITION TAPE released by HOPE FOR THE TAPE DECK (Philadelphia, PA)
Recorded live & mixed by Bernardo Barata at IÁ Studios, Lisbon, on October 29th 2013.
"Clever Knot", written by Brett Lunsford, Karl Blau & Phil Elverum.
"You Swan, Go On", written by Phil Elverum.