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Song Sparrow Research

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Hear My 04:31
Rain Storm 03:24
Catapult 03:27
Rooftop Days 04:26


released July 26, 2012


Song Sparrow Research

Hamilton Boyce - lead vocals, guitar
David Balatero - cello, electric bass, vocals
Kendall Becker - upright bass, vocals
Ryan Batie - glockenspiel, vocals, keys, percussion
Evan Woodle - drums


Tom Beecham - guitar on 1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 10; vocals on 2, 9, 10

and featuring

Ivan Arteaga - clarinet on 6, 9, 11; soprano saxophone on 6
Heather Bentley - violin and viola on 6
Luke Bergman - additional upright bass on 5
Christopher Icasiano - additional drums on 2 and 5


Recorded by Hamilton Boyce

Basic tracks recorded with the Colorsound Mobile Studio in Curio Confections, Seattle, WA

Additional engineering provided by Chris Proff

Additional basic tracks and overdubs recorded at the Balatero residence in Seattle, WA

Instrumental tracking and overdubs recorded at Hamilton's house in Seattle, WA

Vocals recorded at Colorsound in Kirkland, WA


Mixed by Ryan H Weaver in Tulsa, OK

Mastered by Rick Fisher at RFI Mastering in Seattle, WA

Art direction by Harrison Boyce

Band photography by Chantal Andrea

Cover photography by Hamilton Boyce

Special thanks: Marion Seymour, Steve Boyce, Charles McEnerney and Nash Turley


All songs written by Song Sparrow Research - © 2012


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Song Sparrow Research Seattle, Washington

Throughout the last decade and a half, Song Sparrow Research have released an infrequent but constant stream of records across the spectrum of psych-pop, chamber folk and indie rock, while always centering around lush and moody sound palettes. Formed in Seattle, the current members Hamilton Boyce, David Balatero, Evan Woodle, and Kenneth Aramaki now span Los Angeles, Brooklyn, and Seattle. ... more

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