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"Nepenthe" was recorded during two weeks at the end of December 2007, at Tyler Street United Methodist Church, and later finished during the summer of 2008 at the Thompson Home in Cedar Hill.
From the artist: "I would like to thank each and every person in my life who has influenced and contributed to the art that I pursue."
released August 8, 2008
We Are Not Shepherds is Matthew Benavidez - vocals, guitar, ukulele, lyrics. Special appearances from many, but mostly:
John Thompson - violins, pianos, vocals, electric guitar, loops
Austin Hardy - drums
Scott Tipton - bass
Mary Anne Thompson - backup vocals
Linc Allen - backup vocals
other clappers and shouters
Engineered, Mixed, Mastered and Produced by John Paul Thompson. All designs by John Paul Thompson. All songs written by Matthew Benavidez with contributions from John Paul Thompson, Trent Lesikar, and others.