Released by Pataca Discos, 2012.
Artwork by AnaMary Bilbao.
released April 21, 2012
Written, recorded and produced by Walter Benjamin.
Except This ain’t our last dance, original words by AnaMary Bilbao.
His most wasted friends are:
João Correia – drums, percussion, backing vocals.
Nuno Lucas – bass, backing vocals.
Manuel Dordio – the imaginary slide guitar.
João Paulo Feliciano – Hammond organ on “Twenty four” and “Airports and broken hearts”, backing vocals.
Márcia – the beautiful vocals on “Our imaginary house”, “High speed love”, “Airports and broken hearts” and “Your house”.
Bruno Pernadas – the electric guitar on “This ain´t our last dance”.
Francisca Cortesão – the sweet vocals on “Airports and broken hearts” and “Twenty four”.
AnaMary Bilbao – the mobile phone vocals on “Under your dress”
Nick Mills – trombone on “Under your dress”, “Mary” and “Your house”.
Duncan Brown – trumpet on “Your house”.
António Vasconcelos Dias – tambourine on “Mary”.
Walter Benjamin sang, played piano, guitars, keyboards, percussion and whatever.
Birds on “Our imaginary house” recorded by Moritz Kerschbaumer and Walter B. at the Regents Canal, London.
Luís Nunes, Mário Feliciano, João Paulo Feliciano and B Fachada (Lisboa).
Moritz Kerschbaumer (London).
Additional Engineering: Rowan Park.
Recorded at Estúdio 15A (Lisboa) & The Roman Palace (London).
Mixed by Luis “Walter Benjamin” Nunes with Moritz Kerschbaumer at The Roman Palace, London.
Mastered by Rafael Toral.
The beautiful drawings and artwork by AnaMary Bilbao.
Photographs by the one and only Vera Marmelo.
Thank you/Obrigado: To everyone that was somehow involved in the making of this record, your time and love was precious to me. To my band – João Correia & Nuno Lucas. To all my friends and family for everything. João Paulo Feliciano for the spirit, Mário Feliciano for all the good times in the studio, to Jakob Bazora and Moritz Kerschbaumer for the friendship, to Manuel Dordio for all the great years, Pedro Girão & Miguel Pereira for friday nights, to Becky Chilton for all the assistance, to Filipa Moreira and Raquel Lains, to Rafael Toral, to my flatmates Zack, Johnny, Chay and Ruben for all the patience and tolerance, António Ferreira for all the dedication, Vera Marmelo for being there. To AnaMary Bilbao for having all the time in the world. To my parents for the great records lying around the house.
Special thanks to my most wasted friends. I love you.