Performed, produced and engineered by Chris Oberst at Floris Studios, Herndon, Va., June-July 2012. All songs written and arranged by Chris Oberst.
Guitars: Heritage H-157 Black Beauty, Heritage Millennium DC, Carvin DC-120, Jackson SLS3, KxK Sii-7 seven-string.
Fractal Audio Axe-FX Standard guitar preamp
ADA Ampulator speaker simulator
Yamaha Motif ES-6 keyboard workstation
Roland XV-5080 synthesizer module
Yamaha WX-5 electronic wind instrument and VL70-m sound module
Korg D3200 32-track digital recorder
Cover image: the Aztec goddess Chantico, excerpt from the Codex Rios, Mexico, 16th Century.
Special thanks to my lovely wife Amy for her patience and support, and to Jaz T. Dog for his studio assistance.