Fleet Foxes Announce Black Friday 10" EP of Songs Recorded at Electric Lady Studios for WFUV

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Fleet Foxes have announced a special 10" EP available exclusively at independent record stores starting on Record Store Day's Black Friday, November 24, 2017. The EP features four Crack-Up songs, selected from a WFUV session recorded at the historic Electric Lady Studio in NYC in June: Side A is "Cassius, -" and "- Naiads, Cassadies," and Side B is "Mearcstapa" and "On Another Ocean (January / June)." Fleet Foxes have also released a Classic Album Sunday Q&A which premiered via Record Store Day and can be seen below.

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Fleet Foxes have announced a special-edition 10" EP available exclusively at independent record stores starting on Record Store Day's Black Friday, November 24, 2017. To find a participating independent record store near you, visit recordstoreday.com. The EP features four songs, thoughtfully selected from a WFUV session recorded at the historic Electric Lady Studio in New York on June 13, 2017, days before the band's new album, Crack-Up, was released. Side A of the vinyl includes "Cassius, -" and "- Naiads, Cassadies" while Side B includes "Mearcstapa" and "On Another Ocean (January / June)." Each pair is recorded and cut as one long track to reflect the intentional fluidity between these songs, on both the album and in live performance. In addition to the announcement, Fleet Foxes have released a Classic Album Sunday Q&A which premiered via Record Store Day and can be seen below.

WFUV (90.7 FM) has been a noncommercial, member-supported public media service of Fordham University in New York for 70 years. WFUV has received national recognition for its award-winning weekday format of adult album alternative music, award-winning local news and sports, and a diverse weekend lineup. Electric Lady Studios is the oldest working and thriving recording studio in New York City. Made famous by Jimi Hendrix and classic 70s sessions with The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Stevie Wonder, David Bowie, and Patti Smith, among others, the studio maintains its reputation as hallowed grounds for recorded music.

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  • Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    Fleet Foxes Announce Black Friday 10" EP of Songs Recorded at Electric Lady Studios for WFUV

    Fleet Foxes have announced a special-edition 10" EP available exclusively at independent record stores starting on Record Store Day's Black Friday, November 24, 2017. To find a participating independent record store near you, visit recordstoreday.com. The EP features four songs, thoughtfully selected from a WFUV session recorded at the historic Electric Lady Studio in New York on June 13, 2017, days before the band's new album, Crack-Up, was released. Side A of the vinyl includes "Cassius, -" and "- Naiads, Cassadies" while Side B includes "Mearcstapa" and "On Another Ocean (January / June)." Each pair is recorded and cut as one long track to reflect the intentional fluidity between these songs, on both the album and in live performance. In addition to the announcement, Fleet Foxes have released a Classic Album Sunday Q&A which premiered via Record Store Day and can be seen below.

    WFUV (90.7 FM) has been a noncommercial, member-supported public media service of Fordham University in New York for 70 years. WFUV has received national recognition for its award-winning weekday format of adult album alternative music, award-winning local news and sports, and a diverse weekend lineup. Electric Lady Studios is the oldest working and thriving recording studio in New York City. Made famous by Jimi Hendrix and classic 70s sessions with The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Stevie Wonder, David Bowie, and Patti Smith, among others, the studio maintains its reputation as hallowed grounds for recorded music.

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