Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Horchata
3.65 3:27
2 White Sky
4.5 2:59
3 Holiday
4.5 2:18
4 California English
4 2:30
5 Taxi Cab
3 3:56
6 Run
3.5 3:53
7 Cousins
4.5 2:25
8 Giving Up the Gun
3.5 4:46
9 Diplomat’s Son
4 6:01
10 I Think Ur a Contra
5 4:26

Credits

Digital Media 1

guitar:
Ezra Koenig (tracks 3–4, 6–7)
keyboard:
Ezra Koenig (track 1)
piano:
Ezra Koenig (track 10)
guitars:
Rostam Batmanglij (tracks 2–5, 7–8, 10)
frame drum, guitars, shakers and snare drum:
Rostam Batmanglij (track 9)
additional synthesizer:
Chris Baio (track 4)
additional guest shakers:
Shane Stoneback (track 10)
additional guest cello:
Hamilton Berry (tracks 1, 4–5, 8–10)
Seth Rosenfeld (track 8)
additional guest viola and violin:
Jonathan Chu (tracks 1, 4–5, 9)
additional guest double bass:
Nat Baldwin (tracks 1, 5, 8)
additional guest percussion and shekere:
Marcus Farrar (track 1)
additional guest bass drum, marimba, percussion, shakers and shekere:
Mauro Refosco (percussionist) (track 1)
additional guest frame drum:
Jeff Curtin (track 8)
additional guest frame drum and shakers:
Jeff Curtin (track 10)
additional guest vocals:
Anne Donlon (tracks 1, 8)
Libby Gery (track 8)
additional instruments arranger:
Jesse Novak (track 8)
assistant engineer:
Fernando Lodeiro (engineer, Avatar Studios, NY) (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
Melchor M (track 7)
assistant mixer:
Shane Stoneback (track 2)
background vocals:
Chris Baio (tracks 2, 4)
composer:
Chris Baio (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
Ezra Koenig (tracks 1–10)
Christopher Tomson (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
Rostam Batmanglij (tracks 1–10)
engineer:
Shane Stoneback (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
Rostam Batmanglij (tracks 1–10)
Tito Fuentes (track 7)
Justin Gerrish (tracks 1–6, 8–10)
lead vocals:
Ezra Koenig (tracks 1–10)
Rostam Batmanglij (track 9)
lyricist:
Ezra Koenig (tracks 1–10)
Rostam Batmanglij (tracks 1, 9)
mixer:
Rostam Batmanglij (tracks 1–10)
Justin Gerrish (tracks 1, 3–10)
producer:
Rostam Batmanglij (tracks 1–10)
programming:
Ezra Koenig (track 8)
remixes:
samples:
Hussel by M.I.A. feat. Afrikan Boy (track 9)
recording of:
California English (track 4)
Cousins (track 7)
Diplomat’s Son (track 9)
Giving Up the Gun (track 8)
Holiday (track 3)
Horchata (track 1)
I Think Ur a Contra (track 10)
Run (track 6)
Taxi Cab (track 5)
White Sky (track 2)

Release

bass guitar: Chris Baio
strings arranger: Rostam Batmanglij
drums: Christopher Tomson
drums, harpsichord, keyboard, piano, sampler and synthesizer: Rostam Batmanglij
sampler programming: Rostam Batmanglij
assistant mastering: Joe LaPorta (NYC mastering engineer & drum'n'bass producer) (2009-07)
background vocals: Rostam Batmanglij
design/illustration: Rostam Batmanglij
Asher Sarlin
legal representation: Nicky Stein
mastering: Emily Lazar (chief mastering engineer and founder of “The Lodge”) (2009-07)
photography: Tod Brody (photographer)
Christopher Tomson
ASIN: US: B002YP45EQ [info]