The National ‎– High Violet

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1 Terrible Love 4:39
2 Sorrow 3:25
3 Anyone's Ghost 2:54
4 Little Faith 4:36
5 Afraid Of Everyone
Flute, Flute [Bass] – Alex SoppHarmonium, Vocals, Arranged By [Backing Vocals] – Sufjan StevensTrumpet – Kyle ResnickViola – Nadia SirotaVocals – Laurel Sprengelmeyer
6 Bloodbuzz Ohio 4:35
7 Lemonworld 3:23
8 Runaway 5:33
9 Conversation 16
Bassoon – Rachael ElliottCelesta [Celeste] – Nico MuhlyCello – Maria JeffersClarinet, Bass Clarinet – Hideaki AomoriDouble Bass – Greg ChudzikDouble Bass, Electric Guitar, Piano, Vocals, Arranged By [Backing Vocals] – Richard Reed ParryElectronics, Other [Filtering] – Mads Christian BrauerFrench Horn – Michael Atkinson (4)Harp – Bridget KibbeyPercussion – Thom Kozumplik*Piano, Keyboards – Thomas BartlettSaxophone [Baritone] – Alex HamlinTrombone – Benjamin Lanz*, Dave Nelson*, Tim AlbrightTrumpet, Cornet [Coronet] – CJ Camereri*Violin – Rob MooseViolin, Viola – Padma NewsomeVocals – Marla Hansen
10 England 5:40
11 Vanderlyle Crybaby Geeks 4:12
Japan Bonus Tracks
12 Walk Off 2:40
13 Sin-eaters 3:40



℗&© 2010 4ADLtd. The copyright in this sound recording is owned by 4AD Records Ltd. Made in Japan.
Manufactured, Marketed and Distributed by Hostess KK.

Recorded March 2009-January 2010 in Aaron's garage (Brooklyn, NY).
Additional recording at Tarquin Studios (Bridgeport, CT) and Kampo Studios (NYC). Additional vocal recording at Berlin.
Mastered at Sterling Sound (NYC).

Disc comes in gatefold cardboard sleeve with OBI-strip and booklet with lyrics.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 582214 505947
  • Other (Rights Society): JASRAC

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CAD 3X03CD The National High Violet(CD, Album) 4AD CAD 3X03CD US 2010 Sell This Version
CAD 3X03 The National High Violet(2xLP, Album, TP, W/Lbl) 4AD CAD 3X03 2016 Sell This Version
none The National High Violet (Expanded Edition)(19xFile, AAC, Album, 256) 4AD none 2010
none The National High Violet(CDr, Album, Num, Promo, Wat) 4AD none UK 2010 Sell This Version
CAD 3X03CD The National High Violet(CD, Album, Promo) 4AD CAD 3X03CD US 2010 Sell This Version