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David Poe

What the President Said (Single)

David Poe - "What the President Said" - Single Cover - ECR Music Group



Don’t let him
Don’t let him get away with it

Did you hear what the president said?
Don’t let him get away with it.

Did you hear the president lie?
Don’t let him get away with it.

Show me what democracy looks like
This is what democracy looks like


“It is hard to deny the expert craftsmanship of Mr. Poe’s songwriting and producing. In just over two minutes, Poe manages to create an amalgam of strong political sentiment and soul-stirring musical elements in a way that only an adept songwriter can. He seamlessly weaves in the layers of the handclaps and protest cries from the Women’s March, which magnify the song’s timeliness and relevance.”
—PASTE Magazine
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Single Credits

Written by David Poe
(Charming Martyr Music, BMI)

Produced and recorded by David Poe
Mixed by Marshall Craigmyle
Mastered by Blake Morgan

Sister C: vocals, claps
David Poe: vocals, guitar, drums, organ, claps
Featuring voices from the Women’s March and LAX protests, New York City, Washington, DC and Los Angeles.

Video animated by Vanessa Sweet

℗2018 ECR Music Group.
©2018 Charming Martyr Music (BMI). All Rights Reserved. Administered by Modern Works Publishing.

Tracy Bonham

Modern Burdens

Tracy Bonham - Modern Burdens - ECR Music Group - NYC

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Track Listing

01. Mother Mother (3:17)
02. Navy Bean (4:26)
03. Tell It To The Sky (feat. Nicole Atkins) (4:33)
04. Kisses (feat. Rachael Yamagata) (2:51)
05. Brain Crack (feat. Kathryn Calder) (3:25)
06. The One (4:59)
07. One Hit Wonder (3:40)
08. Sharks Can’t Sleep (feat. Tanya Donnelly) (5:11)
09. Bulldog (2:58)
10. Every Breath (feat. Kay Hanley) (1:48)
11. 30 Seconds (feat. Angie Hart) (3:16)
12. The Real (feat. Sadie Dupuis) (3:22)
13. Free (3:56)


(Four Stars) “Tracy Bonham’s 1996 debut The Burdens of Being Upright turned Gen-X jitters and Berklee-honed chops into alt-rock gold. 20 years later, Bonham has re-imagined the album, pulling its songs apart and inviting a few pals (Belly’s Tanya Donnelly, Letters to Cleo’s Kay Hanley, the New Pornographers’ Kathryn Calder and more) to help put them back together. The radio hit “Mother Mother,” originally a frayed-nerves blast through early-adulthood angst, turns into a blues-tinged mosey through 2017’s magnified anxieties (“Trump is trending,” she laments); “Navy Bean,” originally a punky corker, stretches out its spindly lick over stomping drums; “The Real” gets a lift from rich harmonies (courtesy of Speedy Ortiz’s Sadie Dupuis) and swirling distortion. Modern Burdens is a lovingly penned postcard to Bonham’s past self, and a fascinating look at where she’s at right now.” —Rolling Stone

Album Credits

Written by Tracy Bonham
(Darn Darn Dan Dan Broke The Bubby / Universal Music Group, ASCAP)

Tracy Bonham: vocals, background vocals, guitar, violin, strings, piano, synth, bass guitar, drums, drum programming
Jeff Turlik: guitar
Chris Dyas: guitar
Andrew Sherman: organ
John Wlaysewski: guitar, loops, synths, bass guitar, bass synth, synthesizer, samples, drums, drum loops, drum machine, drum programming, percussion, tambourine
Joe Magistro: drums
Konrad Meissner: drums
Todd Perlmutter: drums

Nicole Atkins: vocals on “Tell It To The Sky”
Kathryn Calder: vocals, piano, and keyboards on “Brain Crack”
Tanya Donnelly: vocals on “Sharks Can’t Sleep”
Sadie Dupuis: vocals and guitar on “The Real”
Kay Hanley: vocals on “Every Breath”
Angie Hart: vocals on “30 Seconds”
Rachael Yamagata: vocals on “Kisses”

Olive Hui: background vocals
PledgeMusic Background Vocalists: Howard Frankel, John Hernandez, Caspi Oron, Gillian Clopton, Ingelin Sandtorp Olsen, Matthew Velazquez, Leanna Phifer, Kate Eppers, Vincent Earle, Stitch Mayo, David Young, Katia Dotto, Nick Ford, Renee Valdez, Jem Boere, and Christopher Elliot
Lisa Stockton-Wilson: background vocals

Recorded, mixed, and produced by John Wlaysewski
“Mother Mother” recorded and mixed by Todd Perlmutter at Captain’s Cove Studios
“One Hit Wonder” (drums) and “The One” recorded by Peter Fox at Pearl St Studios
“Sharks Can’t Sleep” (lead vocal) recorded by Scott Janowitz at Appletone Studios
“Every Breath” (lead vocal) recorded by Michael Eisenstein at Death Star Studio
“30 Seconds” (lead vocal) recorded by Bill McDonald at The Scouthall
“30 Seconds” (drums) recorded live by Dave Cook at Levon Helm Studios
“30 Seconds” post-production drum mixing by Jesse Cannon
Mastered by Kevin Salem at The Distortion Tank

Cover illustration by Wendy MacNaughton
Design by John Givens

©2017 A Woody Hollow under exclusive license to ECR Music Group. All rights reserved. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.


Didn’t You, My Dear?

Janita - Didn't You, My Dear? - ECR Music Group

Listen to the Album (Deluxe Edition)

Track Listing

01. Some Serious Gravity (4:39)
02. Beautiful You Are (4:42)
03. Easing Into Sanity (4:21)
04. Traces Upon Your Face (4:19)
05. No Excuses (4:14)
06. They Call It Love (2:34)
07. Who’s Gonna Tell The Wolf She’s Not A Dog (3:56)
08. What My Silence Means (4:02)
09. Clap Hands (4:07)
10. Won’t Make A Sound (2:39)
11. Short Cut (Bonus Track) (2:57)
12. Start From Scratch (Bonus Track) (3:32)
13. Hunt You Down (Bonus Track) (3:46)


Didn’t You, My Dear? is a ten-track collection of musical brilliance. Introspective, sonically refreshing, and rife with homage to classic American styles of music, this album beckons for a deep, active listen.”
—Baeble Music

“Janita mesmerizes . . . (She) remains an artist who sticks to her personal creative vision without having to rely too heavily on her outer appearance or what’s trendy. Her distinctive vocals are her stand-out asset, ranging between an edgier Feist and a softer Florence Welch.”
—Paste Magazine

“This woman’s got the goods.”
—Billboard Magazine

“This belle can belt and pen. Janita teems with vocal wattage and knows it.”
—The Village Voice

“It probably shouldn’t be allowed for someone as talented as singer-songwriter Janita to, also, be goddess beautiful. She not only writes beautifully powerful songs, but sings with such passion and conviction that it’s hard to take your eyes off her.”
—The Telegraph (UK)

“For some artists, it’s enough to be known by one name like Madonna, Prince, Sade, and Sting. Janita might be another name to add to the list.”

Album Credits

Written by Janita
(Ofir Music, ASCAP)
except “Clap Hands” written by Tom Waits
(Jaima Music, ASCAP)

Produced by Blake Morgan
Recorded, mixed and mastered by Blake Morgan at ECR Music Studios, NYC
Drums recorded at Euphoria Studios, NYC

Janita: vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, piano, percussion
Blake Morgan: electric guitar, lap steel guitar, keyboards, piano, bass guitar, marimba, percussion
Andrea Longato: electric guitar solo on “Clap Hands”
Jonathan Ellinghaus: drums

Photography by Paul Jung
Art direction and production design by Lizzie Zweng

The making of this album was kindly supported by Musiikin Edistamissäätiö (MES)

©2015 ECR Music Group. All rights reserved. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.

Blake Morgan

Diamonds In The Dark (Remastered) :: 03.29.2019

Blake Morgan - Diamonds In The Dark - ECR Music Group - Photo by Jim Herrington

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Track Listing

01. Water Water Everywhere (3:46)
02. I Can Hear You Say (3:59)
03. Forgetting To Remember You (3:49)
04. Suspicious Bliss (4:03)
05. Best Bad Idea (3:52)
06. Black Into Blue (3:57)
07. Haunt Me (3:59)
08. Don’t Want To Let You Go (3:50)
09. We Left Off (4:30)
10. So Scared And Happy (3:41)


(FOUR STARS) “…one of the finest albums of 2013. A must have.” —Melodic

“Blake Morgan’s new record Diamonds in the Dark is a killer piece of art . . . promise you, this is worth your time…” —The College Dropouts

“Blake Morgan’s Diamonds in the Dark. An Album. An Experience. Morgan has a bright future.” —Halfstack Magazine

“…Hypnotic . . . [Blake Morgan’s] voice is a true ‘diamond’.” —Digital Journal

Album Credits

Written by Blake Morgan
(Big Red Firetruck, BMI)

Produced, recorded, mixed and mastered by Blake Morgan at ECR Music Studios, NYC

All vocals and instruments performed by Blake Morgan except drum kit, performed by Jonathan Ellinghaus

Artist photos by Jim Herrington
Art direction by Blake Morgan and David Cloyd
Production design by David Cloyd

©2013 ECR Music Group. All rights reserved. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.

David Cloyd

Dear Boy (Single)

David Cloyd - Dear Boy (Single) - ECR Music Group

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Track Listing

01. Dear Boy (2:17)
02. Dear Boy (Vocals and Piano Only Mix) (2:17)
03. Dear Boy (TV Mix) (2:17)


“And for Cloyd, all those possibilities finally seem within reach. . .”
—New York Magazine

“It seems the work of a single, quirky mind with a lot of time on its hands—and it’s a joy to listen to.”

Single Credits

Written by Paul McCartney and Linda McCartney
(MPL Music Publishing, Inc., ASCAP)

Arranged, performed and recorded by David Cloyd

Produced by Blake Morgan and David Cloyd

Mixed and mastered by Blake Morgan at ECR Music Studios, NYC

Artist photos by Jaime Herbeck
Art direction by Jaime Herbeck, David Cloyd, Blake Morgan and Janita
Production design by David Cloyd and Blake Morgan

©2011 ECR Music Group. All rights reserved. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.