Pre-order of Idols In The Dark Heart including immediate download of 1 track in the high-quality format of your choice (MP3, FLAC, and more), plus unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app. You'll also get the complete album the moment it’s released.
releases 09 September 2014
$10CAD or more
Compact Disc (CD)
Albums will ship just before the release date, September 9, 2014
Pre-order includes immediate download of 1 track in the high-quality format of your choice (MP3, FLAC, and more), plus unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app. You'll also get the complete album the moment it’s released.
VALERY GORE - Vocals, Keys, Shakers
DEVON HENDERSON - Bass, Synth, Shakers, Percussion, Programming
DANIEL NEILL - Drums
JOSHUA VAN TASSEL - Additional drums and percussion
LUIS ORBEGOSO - Percussion on July
DREW JURECKA - Strings
DAVID FRENCH - Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Clarinet, Flute
MICHAEL DAVIDSON - Vibraphone
All songs written by Valery Gore, except Hummingbird in Reverse - lyrics by Valery Gore, music by Valery Gore and Joshua Van Tassel // Produced by Devon Henderson and Valery Gore // Arranged by Devon Henderson and Valery Gore // Engineered by Dean Nelson. Additional engineering by Joshua Van Tassel, Devon Henderson, Valery Gore, Robbie Grunwald // Piano recorded at Revolution Recording in Toronto, assisted by Jason Dufour // Drums recorded at Verge Music Lab, assisted by Sam Robinson // Everything else was recorded in various places // String arrangements by Devon Henderson for 'New Years Eve', 'Character Girls, Quiet Guys' // String arrangements by Valery Gore and Devon Henderson for 'Amsterdam' // Mixed by Chris Stringer, except 'Character Girls, Quiet Guys', 'Evergreen', 'July’, mixed by Dean Nelson // Mastered by Joao Carvalho at Joao Carvalho Mastering, Toronto // Palm tree and butterfly photos: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Prokudin-Gorskii Collection // Woman on cover: Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums // Valery: Self-Portrait // Album design by Valery
Thank you Devon Henderson, Daniel Neill, Joshua Van Tassel, Chris Stringer, Joao Carvalho, Bryan Lowe, Revolution, Verge, and all the incredible musicians and people who helped frame, build, and haunt this record. I am grateful to my friends, family, and everyone listening.
We would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council, an agency of the Government of Ontario.