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True Love Cast Out All Evil

True Love Cast Out All Evil is the first album of new material released by Roky Erickson in 14 years. Okkervil River is the backing band on the album. The album was released by ANTI- in America and by Chemikal Underground in Europe.[1]

True Love Cast Out All Evil
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Studio album by
Released20 April 2010
RecordedUnknown
GenreAlternative rock
Length44:40
LabelANTI-
ProducerWill Sheff
Roky Erickson chronology
Halloween (Live)
(2008)
True Love Cast Out All Evil
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars link
The Guardian3/5 stars link
NME9/10 stars link
Pitchfork Media7.4/10.0 link

Contents

Track listingEdit

All tracks composed by Roky Erickson

  1. "Devotional Number One" – 2:17
  2. "Ain't Blues Too Sad" – 1:24
  3. "Goodbye Sweet Dreams" – 4:26
  4. "Be and Bring Me Home" – 5:36
  5. "Bring Back the Past" – 2:02
  6. "Please, Judge" – 4:26
  7. "John Lawman" – 3:57
  8. "True Love Cast Out All Evil" – 4:30
  9. "Forever" – 3:58
  10. "Think of As One" – 5:21
  11. "Birds'd Crash" – 3:59
  12. "God Is Everywhere" – 2:41

MusiciansEdit

Roky Erickson & Okkervil RiverEdit

  • Roky Erickson – Vocals, Acoustic Guitar (1, 7, 12), Electric Guitar (6)
  • Scott Brackett – Hammond Organ, Trumpet, Percussion
  • Brian Cassidy – Electric Guitar (3, 5), Piano (7), Pedal Steel (8), String Quartet Arrangements
  • Lauren Gurgiolo – Electric Guitar
  • Jonathan Meiburg – Piano (3), Electric Guitar (7)
  • Will Sheff – Vocals, Acoustic Guitars, Mellotron, Piano (1, 4, 5, 6, 8), Electric Guitar (1, 3, 9), Hammond Organ (1, 2, 8), Drums (10), Jug
  • Justin Sherburn – Piano, Pump Organ, Wurlitzer, Rhodes, Horn Arrangements
  • Travis Nelsen – Drums and Percussion
  • Patrick Pestorius – Bass

GuestsEdit

  • Caitlin Bailey – Cello
  • Gilbert Elorreaga – Trumpet (4, 7, 10)
  • José Galeano – Congas, Guira
  • Mark Gonzalez – Trombone
  • Josh Levy – Baritone Saxophone
  • Annalise Ohse – Violin
  • Sarah Pizzichemi – Violin
  • Stuart Sullivan – Chair
  • Tara Szczygielski – Electric and Acoustic Violins (1, 3, 6, 8)
  • Will Thothong – Viola
  • Beth Wawerna – Vocals (8, 9)
  • Unknown Inmate – Additional Acoustic Guitar (1, 10)

ReferencesEdit