released July 4, 2009
Julien Wilson – Saxophones/Bass Recorder/Buttons
Stephen Magnusson – Guitars/Knobs
Barney McAll – Piano/Keyboards/Chucky
Mark Helias – Basses
Jim Black – Drums/Percussion/Toys
Recorded January 2007 at Systems Two Studios, Brooklyn
Engineer: Joe Marciano
Assistant Engineer: Max Ross
Tracks 1, 2, 6, 8 & 9 written by Julien Wilson
Tracks 3, 5, 11 & 12 written by Stephen Magnusson
Tracks 4, 7, & 10 written by Wilson, Magnusson, McAll, Black
This recording was made possible by funding from The Freedman Foundation.
Special thanks to Barney, Jim, Mark, Phil, Zen, Nancy, Joe, Max and Andrew. Steve and Julien would also like to thank our families, Justine, Kira, Azza, Bere, Tim Hunt, Kellie, Zach & Kylie, Brooks, Lesley, Jen & Elias, George Schuller, Roberto, Jim Matheus and Garzoli.
Langsam and No Not Yet are for Gary.
Everybody Happy is for Afro-Pops
Julien plays a hand made mouthpiece by Mark Spencer and