Annotation

Current uncreatable relations:

  • All tracks recorded at Studio 606
  • Mixed at The Pass Studios, Los Angeles, CA and Electric Lady Studios, New York, NY
  • Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA
  • Strings conducted by Audrey Riley (currently stored as just 'conducted')
Annotation last modified on 2010-05-08 08:01 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Pretender 4.25 4:29
2 Let It Die 3.55 4:05
3 Erase/Replace 3.2 4:13
4 Long Road to Ruin 3.9 3:45
5 Come Alive 3.5 5:11
6 Stranger Things Have Happened 3 5:21
7 Cheer Up, Boys (Your Make Up Is Running) 3.4 3:41
8 Summer’s End 3.65 4:38
9 Ballad of the Beaconsfield Miners 3 2:32
10 Statues 3.25 3:48
11 But, Honestly 3.4 4:36
12 Home 3.45 4:53

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–12)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 1–12)
drums (drum set):
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 1–12)
electric guitar:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–12)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 1–12)
piano:
Dave Grohl (tracks 8, 10, 12)
Taylor Hawkins (track 8)
assistant engineer:
John Lousteau (tracks 1–12)
assistant mixer:
Claudius Mittendorfer (engineer, producer, mixer) (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 3, 7, 11)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 4, 7)
engineer:
Adrian Bushby (tracks 1–12)
guest fiddle:
Brantley Kearns Jr. (track 10)
guest guitar:
Kaki King (track 9)
Pat Smear (track 2)
guest percussion:
Drew Hester (tracks 2, 4–5, 7–8)
guest keyboard:
Rami Jaffee (tracks 2–5, 11)
guest accordion:
Rami Jaffee (track 10)
instruments:
Nate Mendel (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–12)
mixer:
Rich Costey (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Gil Norton (British record producer) (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–12)
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 1–12)
Nate Mendel (tracks 1–12)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 1–12)
publisher:
BMG Bumblebee (track 2)
Flying Earform Music (Foo Fighter Nate Mendel's publishing company) (track 2)
I Love the Punk Rock Music (Foo Fighter Chris Shiflett's publishing company) (track 2)
Living Under a Rock Music (Foo Fighter Taylor Hawkins's publishing company) (track 2)
MJ Twelve Music (track 2)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
Honestly Luv U More by G3RSt (track 11)
Pretender to Heaven by G3RSt (track 1)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 333) (order: 333) (track 1)
recording of:
But, Honestly (track 11)
Come Alive (track 5)
Erase/Replace (track 3)
Home (track 12)
Let It Die (track 2)
Long Road to Ruin (track 4)
Statues (track 10)
Summer’s End (track 8)
The Pretender (track 1)

Release

art direction and graphic design:Don Clark
photography:Laura Kleinhenz
Ben Watts (photographer)
assistant mixer:Claudius Mittendorfer (engineer, producer, mixer)
mixer:Rich Costey
assistant engineer:John Lousteau
engineer:Adrian Bushby
producer:Gil Norton (British record producer)
strings arranger:Audrey Riley
mastering:Brian Gardner (mastering engineer “Big Bass Brian”)
strings:The Section Quartet
conductor:Audrey Riley
ASIN:US: B000UFAURI [info]