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Carp (Starcastic Records, 2015)

by Please The Trees

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Suite F 07:59
Not This Way 04:47
S.E.K. 02:22
Petr Humpál 07:25


This is fourth full lenght record called ( /\ r |> (Carp) by the band PTT (Please The Trees) from the Czech Republic. The album was recorded within 24 hours with Chris Koltay at High Bias Recordings, Detroit, February 27 / 28, 2014 during the band's third US tour containing 23 shows within 27 days. The tour was organized by the band themselves. During this tour Please The Trees played with Ryley Walker, Wrekmeister Harmonies, Lord Buffalo, Al Lover, Cosmonauts, Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds, Endless Bummer, The Coathangers, Habibi, Creaturos, The Silks and Roky Erickson. After flying in from Europe and finding out the band had two days off in between shows in Chicago, IL and Arlington, VA, off they vent by the Greyhound bus through winter storm to to Detroit, MI to record new material. Within 24 hours the band nailed live this record.


released October 13, 2015

Produced by Chris Koltay and PTT
Recorded with Chris Koltay at High Bias Recordings, Detroit, February 27 / 28, 2014 - www.highbiasrecordings.com
Vocals recorded with Phil Weinrobe at Rivington66, New York, March 28, 2014 - www.rivington66.com

All instruments by Vac Havelka, Jan Svacina and Mira Syrny except additional electric guitar in Consider Death and synth in Missing Feeling Nothing by Chris Koltay

Lyrics by Vac Havelka, edited by Steve Dalachinsky and Anna Adler

Mixed by Chris Koltay at High Bias Recordings, Detroit
Mastered by Heba Kadry at Timeless Mastering, New York - www.timelessmastering.com
Vinyl cut by Carl Rowatti at Trutone Mastering, New York - www.trutonemastering.com

Cover art by Hubert Suchy - www.facebook.com/buginbrain
Stencil by Anna Adler – www.annavictoriaadler.com
Layout by Cartonclan - www.cartonclan.cz
Hand-lettering by Vac Havelka

STC5101 (C) Please The Trees & (P) 2015 Starcastic Records

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THANK YOU: our families, wives, girlfriends & children, Chris Koltay, Phil Weinrobe, Heba Kadry, Carl Rowatti, Akron/Family, Todd Cote, Irena Cajkova and T. G. Masaryk Czech School in Chicago, John Reynolds, Lubell family, DryCappuccino Entertainment LLC, Anna Adler, Kerry Kox, Erin Sweeny, Steve Dalachinsky, Czech Center New York, Petra Ondrejkova, JD Torian at Austin's Pizza, Troy Campbell and Clayton Lillard at the House Of Songs in Austin, Jeff Brown, Tamizdat, Marek Culen at Starcastic Rec., Bumbum Satori, L, Hubert Suchy, Bourek & Cartonclan, Ondrej Sturma, Michal Parizek, Kristyna Javurkova, Mary C, Nikkoleta Logosova, Aka, Igor Zacharov, Jakub Medek, Julie Hrncirova, Belgi, Lunchmeat, Nomads Of Prague, Elpida, Jakub Lilac Durasko, Bergamo, 420people, Ondrej Zima... and YOU!


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