This album is dedicated to Aunt Sue and Amy Winehouse and anyone who wants to be loved
Thank you to those who know me and shaped me: Annie, Mama, Mimi, Aunt Lessie, Shiva, my chosen family, the Krishnas, my family in India, the Griffin Gang and Monnish Drive Crew
Thank you to those artists whose collaborations and art shaped my mind and this work: Ms. Lauryn Hill, Jay Z, Agnès Varda, Beyoncé, Björk, and Sophie Calle
And thank you to all those who worked on this album and to those who shaped you.
released June 2, 2017
○Words by Celeste Krishna, Celeste Krishna and 2 Live Crew on Classic, Celeste Krishna and Celeste Burnum Burford on Call Up The Devil ○ Music composition by Celeste Krishna, Celeste Krishna and Louis Sherman on Cellphone, Amy, Whiplash, Not Your Boyfriend ○ Instrumental production and arrangement by Celeste Krishna and Louis Sherman ○ Synthesizer performances by Celeste Krishna and Louis Sherman ○ Synthesizer programming by Louis Sherman ○Guitar performances by Louis Sherman ○ Instrumental engineering by Louis Sherman at Your Village Studio in Brooklyn ○ Vocals by Celeste Krishna ○ Vocal production by Celeste Krishna and Louis Sherman, Celeste Krishna and Louis Sherman and Gianni Mano on Amy, Not Your Boyfriend, Call Up The Devil ○ Vocal arrangements by Celeste Krishna, Celeste Krishna and Solange Prat on Why I Write, More Lives ○ Vocal recording by Louis Sherman at Your Village Studio on Be the Love, Cellphone, 2 Ways, Whiplash, Sail Me ○Vocal recording by Gianni Mano at Tiger Pillow Studio in Brooklyn on Amy, Not Your Boyfriend, Call Up The Devil ○ Vocal recording by James Krivchenia at The Bunker Studio in Brooklyn on Why I Write, Classic, More Lives ○ Field recordings by Celeste Krishna ○ Interlude production and engineering by Celeste Krishna ○ Interlude editing by Mary Ann Keeler ○ Mixing by Louis Sherman at Your Village Studio ○ Mastering by Sarah Register ○ Cover artwork and photography by Wynne Evans ○ Book layout by Celeste Krishna ○ Book editing by Mary Ann Keeler and Shiva Krishna ○ Book photos by Kate Enman ○ Circle player concept and web design by Celeste Krishna ○ Web development and design by Garret Davis ○ Web assistant project management by Michelle Packett ○ Management by Rebecca Autumn Sansom and Blonde Artist Management ○ Executive production by Celeste Evans Griffin Krishna ○
Celeste Krishna is a Southern expressionist music artist, songwriter, and producer originally from Birmingham, Alabama, who
is now based in Brooklyn, New York. With an ensemble of musicians she calls “Monarchs,” Celeste creates a range of poetic songs that have musical notes of Van Morrison, Lauryn Hill, and Björk....more