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Olema

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Meursault Mk II This is a stunning album, period! All the necessary elemental ingredients are included...folk, blues and jazz...all masterfully combined and delivered straight from the soul. Old narratives for modern times no doubt...essential listening, proper soul music! Favorite track: go down.
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about

Inspired by the Pt. Reyes Peninsula, a collection of small communities on the California coast just north of where bandleader Lukas Papenfusscline was raised, Olema is an ode to the natural beauty of the landscape and its complex human history.

Read more at www.figureandgroundrecords.com/olema

credits

released November 23, 2018

Edmar Colón - saxophones
Steve Conroy - bass
Wendy Eisenberg - guitar & noise
Aiden Garabed Farrell - drums & percussion
Peter Godart - keyboards
Henry Ott - guitar
Lukas Papenfusscline - vox
Abby Swindler - violin & viola
Julia Rose Duray & Tessa Barlow-Ochshorn - spoken vocals

produced (& additional mixing) by Lily Wen
engineered & mixed by Peter Atkinson
mastered by Henry Ott
album art by Aiden Garabed Farrell
logbook by Alia Wilhelm

all songs traditional* // arranged by mammifères & friends
recorded at blue jay studios, chamber of commerce & elsewhere
partly mixed at figure 8 recording

thanks to: Angus Beasley & Adams+Beasley, Joel Gordon, Lucy, Olga, our collaborators & family, Leda, John & Arlene, the inhabitants/lovers/studiers of Olema & the penninsula.

*go down from Roscoe Mclean, recorded by John Lomax; o death also from Vera Hall, recorded by Alan Lomax; all things from Shirley Collins

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mammifères New York, New York

New York City-based band mammifères rekindles and recomposes ancient music from across the world into postmodern mammal music.

Led by Lukas Papenfusscline, the band tangles roots music with new harmonies and adapted stories, at times both irreverent and deeply respectful of our musical heritage.
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