From the album "Animism" released on Six Shooter Records (May 2014).
Tanya Tagaq - Voice
Jean Martin - Drums and Electronics
Jesse Zubot - Violin, Viola, Electronics, Synths, Drums, Bass Sounds
Michael Red - Laptop, Soundscapes, Live Programming
Anna Pardo Canedo - Operatic Voice
Jeremy Berkman - Trombone
Steve Denroche - French Horn
Produced by Jesse Zubot
Additional Production by Juan Hernandez
Horn and String arrangements by Jesse Zubot
Main sessions recorded by Eric Mosher at The Warehouse Studios (Vancouver, BC)
Assisted by Steve Dave Graham
Additional recording and editing done at Private Ear Recording (Winnipeg, MB) and The Britannia Beach Bunker (Britannia Beach, BC) by Jesse Zubot
Flight recorded by Juan Hernandez at Ronett Studios (Combarro, Galicia, Spain)
Technical assistance at Private Ear Recording by John Paul Peters
Editing at Private Ear Recording by Matt Peters
Mixed by Jesse Zubot at the Britannia Beach Bunker (Britannia Beach, BC) and at the Laboratoire audionumérique de recherche et de création (LARC, www.larc.oicrm.org), Université Laval, 2-11 September 2013
Free access to LARC was made possible thanks to grants from l'Observatoire interdisciplinaire de création et de recherche en musique (OICRM) and from Université Laval for an art-research project conducted under the supervision of Sophie Stévance, head of Groupe de recherche-création en musique (GRECEM, www.grecem.oicrm.org)
Umingmak & parts of Caribou mixed by Juan Hernandez at Ronett Studio (Combarro, Spain)
Uja mixed by Sheldon Zaharko at ZED Productions (Vancouver, BC)
Serge Lacasse: mixing advisor, timpani and cymbals on "Caribou" at LARC
Serges Samson: technical assistance and additional recording on "Caribou" (voice, timpani and cymbals) at LARC
Sylvain Mailloux: technical assistance at LARC
I would like to thank Canada Council, Manitoba Music, Six Shooter Records, Jesse Zubot, Jean Martin, Michael Red, Juan Hernandez, Anna Pardon Canedo, All The Humans That Contributed Via Indiegogo, Sophie Stevance, Serge Lacassse, Felipe Ugarte (Aitaxo), Sam Balden, Mary Balden, Casey Balden, Jeremy Takada Balden , Masayo Takada Balden, Helen Britton, Shauna DeCartier, Jen Rogers, Daniel Brooks, Emily Smart, Rick Gillis, Mary Gillis, Carson and Sandi Gillis, Chris Kalluk and Dee Oliktoak, Naia Tategak Ugarte Gillis and Inuuja Mary Kavvik Balden-Gillis.
It is with deepest condolences and sense of loss that I dedicate this album to Loretta Saunders and all of the missing and murdered aboriginal women of Canada. Love. Light. Revolution.
We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $157 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country.
Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien. L’an dernier, le Conseil a investi 157 millions de dollars pour mettre de l’art dans la vie des Canadiennes et des Canadiens de tout le pays.
- Tanya Tagaq