the red house in winter

by The Roots of Orchis

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chris labreche, dan lydersen, aaron morgan, jackie musick, justin pinkerton


released October 30, 2000

recorded and mixed by justin pinkerton and aaron morgan at david and julia's house in the summer of 1999
mastered by rafter roberts in the winter of 1999

mardi musick played violin on conquistadores y defensores

illustrations by dan lydersen and chris labreche
cd illustration by manuel angel diaz
cover photo by jackie musick
live photos by ezra ace caraeff
tray photo by mike cancel
layout by city of industry

THANK YOU TO: mike and ezra, the che cafe, oma yang, kris bennett, randy sterling, rye coalition, tyler and the blue room, tabitha, rafter, sonny and bottlenekk, christina, danica, tricia, sari, jordan, josh at 17 nautical miles, you, wes thatcher, nathan, andy, jamie, that creepy guy in ashland, mercury birds, continental, channel one, our friends and family, the love militia, and of course, the lizardius nation



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The Roots of Orchis San Francisco, California

Formed in 1997, The Roots of Orchis have released five full length albums and an EP. Their songs have been included on numerous radio and television programs and they have toured the US extensively. They have shared the stage with such bands as Tortoise, Michael Rother & John Frusciante, The Album Leaf, Black Mountain, Modest Mouse, Bright Eyes and many others. The band is currently inactive. ... more

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