MIDDLE CHILD

Middle Child is the 2nd of 3 Concept EP's from papercranes. Three 'Babies' or 'children' from "Let's Make Babies in the Woods"

MIDDLE CHILD

  • 1. Setting
  • 2. Shared
  • 3. Matter
  • 4. Save Us


  • Produced by papercranes and Norm Block
  • Recorded by Norm Block at Happy Ending Studios, Silverlake, Ca.
  • Drum Tracking Engineered by Max Allyn
  • Mixed by Dave Way
  • Mastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless Mastering, Boston, MA
  • Assistant Mastering Engineer, Maria Rice
  • Executive produced by Mother May I Records M.E.T.


  • 1. SETTING
    • Rain Phoenix - lead vocal, bridge theremin
    • Jenny O. - harmony vocal
    • Ameena Khawaja & Jenny O. - oooh oohs
    • Norm Block - drums, percussion, synth (sh 101)
    • Dan Komin - bass
    • Kirk Hellie - guitars
    • Dave Palmer - synths (roland sh 101, yamaha cs70m, ensoniq esq-1)
    • Jason Borger - intro pad cs70
    • Matt Cooker - cello
  • 2. SHARED
    • Rain Phoenix - lead vocal
    • Jenny O. & Luke Rathborne - harmony vocals
    • Norm Block - drums, synth (sh 101)
    • Dan Komin - bass
    • Kirk Hellie - guitars, loops
    • Dave Palmer - synths (yamaha cs70m, casio cz101, alesis micron, organ)
    • Matt Cooker - cello
  • 3. MATTER
    • Rain Phoenix - lead vocal
    • Luke Rathborne - backing vocal
    • Norm Block - drums, percussion
    • Dan Komin - bass
    • Kirk Hellie - guitars, loops
    • Dave Palmer - synths (roland sh101, casio cz 101)
    • Jason Borger - (omnisphere)
    • Matt Cooker - cello
  • 4. SAVE US
    • Rain Phoenix - lead vocal, acoustic guitar
    • Norm Block - drums
    • Dan Komin - bass
    • Kirk Hellie - guitars
    • Dave Palmer - tack piano
    • Jason Borger- piano
    • Matt Cooker - cello
    • Save Us chorus choir - A.J., Ameena, Alice, Bianca, Erica, Jason, Holly, Larry, Lauren, Norm, Rain, Topaz.

Special thanks to the following musicians:

Todd Dahlhoff, Holly Marilyn, Lauren White

All songs by papercranes © 2011

All Lyrics Rain Phoenix

LWUB? papercranes is you and me... LOVE xxx