The Decemberists ‎– The King Is Dead

Rough Trade ‎– RTRADLP656, Capitol Records ‎– RTRADLP656
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Don't Carry It All
Backing Vocals [Backing Voice] – Dave Rawlings*Mandolin – Peter BuckOrgan [Pump Organ], Tenor Guitar – Colin Meloy
A2 Calamity Song
Tambourine – Tucker MartineTwelve-String Guitar [Electric] – Peter Buck
A3 Rise To Me
A4 Rox In The Box
A5 January Hymn
Backing Vocals [Backing Voice] – John MoenGuitar [Octave Guitar] – Chris Funk
B1 Down By The Water
Baritone Guitar, Electric Guitar – Peter Buck
B2 All Arise!
Electric Guitar, Banjo – Chris FunkFiddle – Annalisa Tornfelt
B3 June Hymn
B4 This Is Why We Fight
Twelve-String Guitar [Acoustic], Twelve-String Guitar [Electric], Baritone Guitar – Colin Meloy
B5 Dear Avery
Backing Vocals [Backing Voice] – Laura VeirsCello – Nate Query

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Gatefold sleeve with cardboard inner

All tracks © 2010, 2011 Osterozhna Music (BMI)

Recorded spring/summer 2010, Pendarvis Farm, Happy Valley, OR and Flora, Portland, OR
Mixed at Flora, Portland, OR
Mixed at Flora, September 2010
Additional vocals recorded at Sound Factory, Hollywood, CA
Assisted by Rich Hipp at Pendarvis Farm
Assisted by Clinton Welander at Sound Factory
Studio Intern: Andy Schichter
Mastered by Stephen Marcussen, Marcussen Mastering, Hollywood, CA

℗ 2010, 2011 Capitol Records © 2011 Capitol Records
Under license to Rough Trade Records Ltd.

Recorded at Sunset Sound Factory

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 83870 06561 0
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): RTRADLP 656 A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): RTRAD LP 656 B-1
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
509996 42727 1 9 The Decemberists The King Is Dead(LP, Album, 180) Capitol Records 509996 42727 1 9 US 2011 Sell This Version
RTRADCDX656 The Decemberists The King Is Dead(CD, Album + DVD-V) Rough Trade, Capitol Records RTRADCDX656 UK 2011 Sell This Version
TOCP-71079 The Decemberists The King Is Dead(CD, Album, Promo) Capitol Records TOCP-71079 Japan 2011 Sell This Version
509999 47547 2 8 The Decemberists The King Is Dead(CD, Album) Capitol Records 509999 47547 2 8 Canada 2011 Sell This Version
509990 70043 2 2 The Decemberists The King Is Dead(CD, Album, Thr + DVD-V) Capitol Records 509990 70043 2 2 US 2011 Sell This Version