As Above, So Below


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1. the vessel    8:12

2. history of bad families    6:47

3. taiga 7:17    6:55

4. the ballad of esme    6:29

5. refracted rays (so far…)    16:08


recorded on february 5th, 2005 in patrick’s unheated barn in dekalb, illinois from 11:30 am to 8:30 pm by mike taylor. glockenspiel, ambient cymbals and a little violin were overdubbed a few weeks later in “the lab” at NIU in the middle of the night.

all tracks mixed and mastered by mike.

released 31 July 2005

aldis, ben: drums, glockenspiel

aspatore, bob: guitar

herald, andy: guitar

kundanis-grow, nat: violin

miner, chad: guitar

welch, brandon: bass

all songs written by tfa in 2003, played to death live in 2004 and finally recorded in 2005.