Streaming + Download
Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album
Gorgeous matte finish cardboard digipak with artwork and lyric book by Lee Froese.
Includes unlimited streaming of Desire's Despair
via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
released September 18, 2012
Vocals and rhythm guitar on tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9, and slide guitar on track 8 performed by Stefanie Blondal Johnson.
Drums and percussion on tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 performed by Jodi Dunlop.
Bass on tracks 1, 2, 6 and 9 performed by Sean Mourre.
Lead guitar on track 1, and piano and keyboard on tracks 1, 6 and 9 performed by Colin McTavish.
Keyboard on track 2 performed by Daniel Meyer.
Pedal steel on track 2 performed by Eric Weiden.
Bass on tracks 3, 5, 7 and 8 performed by Kevin Fallis.
Lead guitar and bass on track 4 performed by Howard Redekopp.
Keyboard on track 4 performed by Tom Dobrzanski. Pedal steel on track 4 performed by Scott Smith. Trumpet on track 4 performed by Chris Mitchell.
Backup vocals on track 5 performed by Leah Abramson. Lead guitar on track 8 performed by Tony Berg.
Tracks 1, 6 and 9 recorded and engineered by Ron “Obvious” Vermeulen at The Dressing Room Studio in Gimli, Manitoba.
Tracks 2, 5 and 7 recorded and engineered by Howard Bilerman and Shawn Everett at The Banff Centre in Banff, Alberta.
Tracks 3 and 8 recorded, engineered and mixed by Tony Berg and Shawn Everett at The Banff Centre in Banff, Alberta.
Track 4 recorded, engineered, mixed and mastered by Howard Redekopp at Mushroom Studios and Menagerie Studios in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Tracks 1, 2, 5, 6, 7 and 9 mixed by Howard Bilerman at hotel2tango in Montréal, Québec.
Tracks 1, 6 and 9 produced by Ron “Obvious” Vermeulen and Mise en Scene.
Tracks 2, 5 and 7 produced by Howard Bilerman and Mise en Scene.
Tracks 3 and 8 produced by Tony Berg and Mise en Scene.
Track 4 produced by Howard Redekopp and Mise en Scene.
Desire’s Despair mastered by Harris Newman at Grey Market Mastering in Montréal, Québec.
Artwork concept by Mise en Scene, Tim Jones, Lee Froese and Kenny Huynh.
Photos by Jodi Dunlop, Kenny Huynh, Helga Jakobson, Stefanie Blondal Johnson, Tomáš Kubalík, Ronald Marston, Brock Mitchell, and Reed Oslund.
Artwork design and layout by Lee Froese.
Mise en Scene is...
Stefanie Blondal Johnson and Jodi Dunlop
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