Black Matter

by Thus Owls

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Produced by Thus Owls
All songs written by Erika Angell & Simon Angell. Black Matter written by Erika Angell, Simon Angell and Stefan Schneider.
All songs published by Secret City Publishing Inc.

Erika Angell - Vocals, Synths, Programming
Simon Angell - Guitars, Basses, Synths, Piano, Programming
Liam O'Neill - Drums, Programming
Stefan Schneider - Drums on "Black Matter"

Strings written and arranged by Daníel Bjarnason

Mélanie Bélair - Violin
Mélanie Vaugeois - Violin
Ligia Paquin - Viola
Annie Gadbois - Cello

Recorded and mixed at Studio 3 at Planet Studios by Pierre Girard.
Additional recordings at Skap's apartment in New York City, at Studio 105 in Montreal and at home by Erika & Simon Angell.
Mastered at Trillium Sound Mastering in Montreal by Richard Addison.

Cover art by Karl Lemieux
Cover design by Derek Broad


released November 6, 2015



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Thus Owls Montreal, Québec

Thus Owls are a transatlantic band centered around husband and wife Erika and Simon Angell. The band originated in Sweden as an outlet for Erika’s songs. Simon meanwhile was beginning to tour with Montreal’s Patrick Watson. When the two finally met on tour at Paradiso in Amsterdam, Netherlands, it wasn’t long before they were making music together as Thus Owls. ... more


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