'Sins & Triumphs' was recorded (and rerecorded and rerecorded and deleted and rerecorded and reformatted and rearranged) between 2007 and 2014.
It's about one's own apocalypse, one's own personal end of the world.
released August 12, 2014
Written, recorded, mixed, and performed by DC at Rock Fortress Alpha (except, on the limited digital version, 'Stand By Me,' written by King/Lieber/Stoller)
Select arrangements influenced by playing the songs with:
The Dirty Words: Mike Chastain, Scott Page, Aaron Poplin
The Stoics: Prairie Emrich, Kaleb Kelleher, Benjamin Larson, Aaron Miller
Mastered by Martin Mushrush
Prairie Emrich: vocals on '2012'
Leo J & the Mêlée: vocals on '2012,' guitar solo on 'Oh Carmine'
The 'Exit' Choir: Shannon Cramer, Leo J & the Mêlée, Jacob Pfaff, Tom Chelsea, Ivan Plueard, Craig Clemmer, Kurt Wagner, Cedric Clitheroe, Dan Pantenberg, Ryan Newton, Jackie Motzer, Devon Malone, Mike Chastain, Laura Meier, Prairie Emrich, Briana Hinchliffe
Sound FX used from Freesound.org:
In 'Marriage': 'Bees' by benboncan, 'Bats' by maxthrower
In 'Building': 'City Noise' by jmbphilmes
Martin Mushrush, Mike Chastain, Ryan Newton, Stephen Weber, John Jenne, Gavin Douglas, Jarryd Hanson, Bryan Calidonna, Brian Peront, Joel Shupack, Mike May, Anthony Tripp, Nate Wheaton, Jeff Carson, Aaron Poplin, Scott Page, Kathy Kerner,Cedric Clitheroe, my family, Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean's 'Signal to Noise,' Townshend’s Tea (for fuel, and a place to mix), everyone in the choir...and my Eee (won’t you stand, stand by me)
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