The Lion's Roar

The Lion's Roar

by First Aid Kit

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The Lion's Roar

The Lion's Roar is the second album from Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit, whose dreamy vocal harmonies have seen them compared to the likes of Fleet Foxes and Joanna Newsom. Sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg are backed by a far grander band than on their 2010 debut full-length The Big Black & the Blue, resulting in a spell-binding collection of songs that include the single and title track.

Product Details

Release Date: 01/24/2012
Label: Wichita Records
UPC: 5055036263207
catalogNumber: 320
Rank: 6353

Album Credits

Performance Credits

First Aid Kit   Primary Artist
Billy Sprague   French Horn
Mike Mogis   Mandolin,Percussion,Pedal Steel Guitar,Autoharp,Electric Guitar,Vibes,Hammered Dulcimer,Hand Clapping
Laura Haber   Hand Clapping
Greg Farley   Violin
Conor Oberst   Vocals
Nate Walcott   Piano,Trumpet,Hammond B3
Wendy Higgs   Hand Clapping
Benkt Söderberg   Bass,Hand Clapping
Tracy Dunn   Violin
Amy Peterson Stout   Viola
James Felice   Accordion
Corina Figueroa Escamilla   Hand Clapping
Frank Seligman   Violin
Leslie Fagan   Flute
Paul Ledwon   Cello
Ben Brodin   Piano
Mattias Bergqvist   Percussion,Drums
Johanna Söderberg   Autoharp,Keyboards,Vocals,Hand Clapping
Klara Söderberg   Guitar,Vocals,Hand Clapping
John Klinghammer   Bass Clarinet

Technical Credits

Mike Mogis   Producer,Engineer
Conor Oberst   Composer
Johanna Söderberg   Composer
Klara Söderberg   Composer
Trevor Tarczynski   Cover Design
Joe Andert   Composer

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The Lion's Roar 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The female version of Fleet Foxes. This album does not disappoint. If you're in the mood for mellow, this is perfect.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The sisters' voices are clear, lovely and blend beautifully. Carefully crafted instrumental accompaniment enhances poetic lyrics. This CD is special in its straightforward presentation while maintaining subtle musical complexity.