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Blood I Bled

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    The Blood I Bled EP features tracks written by The Staves and recorded at Justin Vernon's April Base studio in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in 2013, during the sessions for the trio's Nonesuch debut album, If I Was. The EP includes its title track, which opens If I Was, along with "Open," "America," and Vernon's remix of "Open."

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on December 6, 2016 - 4:56pm
Release Date: 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 (All day)
DescriptionExcerpt: 

The Blood I Bled EP features tracks written by The Staves and recorded at Justin Vernon's April Base studio in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in 2013, during the sessions for the trio's Nonesuch debut album, If I Was. The EP includes its title track, which opens If I Was, along with "Open," "America," and Vernon's remix of "Open."

Description: 

The Blood I Bled EP features tracks written by The Staves and recorded at Justin Vernon's April Base studio in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in 2013, during the sessions for the trio's Nonesuch debut album, If I Was. The EP includes its title track, which opens If I Was, along with "Open," "America," and Vernon's remix of "Open."

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559234

ns_album_releasedate: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 16:45
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Label: 
MP3
UPC: 
825646204199
Price: 
4.00
Artist Name: 
The Staves
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