Okkervil River ‎– Golden Opportunities Mixtape

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1 April Anne
Engineer – Brad Kopplin, Patrick StolleyPiano – Scott BrackettWritten-By – John Phillips
4:14
2 Simon Smith And The Amazing Dancing Bear
Recorded By – Andrew SchmidtWritten-By – Randy Newman
2:29
3 I Want To Know
Recorded By – Jeff HoskinsWritten-By – Charles F. Olsen, Ed Sanders
2:57
4 Do What You Gotta Do
Engineer – Brad Kopplin, Patrick StolleyWritten-By – Jimmy Webb
3:04
5 I Came Here To Say I'm Going Away
Keyboards – Justin SherburnTranslated By – Will SheffWritten-By – Serge Gainsbourg
4:33
6 The Blonde In The Bleachers
Mixed By – Erik WoffordRecorded By – Jeff HoskinsWritten-By – Joni Mitchell
3:02
7 Antarctica Starts Here
Mixed By – Erik WoffordWritten-By – John Cale
2:43
8 Listening To Otis Redding At Home During Christmas
Piano – Brian CassidyRecorded By – Jeff HoskinsWritten-By – Will Sheff
7:11
9 Solo
Mixed By – Erik WoffordRecorded By – Heather CopelandWritten-By – Sandy Denny
3:45

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Recorded live on tour, 2006-2007

Tracks 1 and 4 recorded in Rock Island, Illinois for Daytrotter.com (2007)
Track 2 recorded in Brooklyn, New York at Andrew Schmidt's apartment (2006)
Tracks 3 and 8 recorded in Austin, Texas at the University of Texas Hogg Auditorium
Track 5 recorded in Paris, France for Le Foi du Roi, Radio France
Track 6 recorded in Münster, Berlin & Hamburg, Germany
Track 7 recorded in Austin, Texas at KUT radio station
Track 9 recorded in Chicago, Illinois during the Will Sheff solo tour (2006)

The Golden Opportunities Mixtape is a free downloadable album. It contains eight covers and one original. It was released without any press as a free download from the band's website on December 12, 2007. The download also includes three different covers (PDF): Black & White, 'Christmas' (green & red) and 'Hannukah' (blue & brown).

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