We’re midway through the recording session which means we’re currently adding vital organs to the rhythm skeleton. Sticking with that analogy, vocals (the skin) will be the last instruments to be recorded in a few weeks time.
Simon sat at this piano for a couple of takes of “Vostok.” It’s a song we performed live on one occasion, at Café Rosenberg during the summer of 2010, in Reykjavík, Iceland.
Ben Allen’s micing technique warranted this warning:
At his request, Justin gave Leon a grade one haircut, leaving nothing more than a few millimetres of hair upon his head.
Proof that there will be saxophone on this album.