On December 21st, 2009, EMEFE played their first show. On August 19th, 2016, EMEFE played their final show.
released June 16, 2017
Produced by Miles Arntzen & Dan Knobler
Recorded live at the Emerging Music Festival in Bryant Park, NYC on August 19th, 2016 by Dan Knobler
Assistant engineers: Matt Porter and Peter Knobler
Mixed and mastered by Dan Knobler at Goosehead Palace in Nashville, TN
Performed by EMEFE and friends:
Miles Arntzen - drums, vocals
Doug Berns - bass, vocals
Jas Walton - tenor saxophone, vocals
Jake Pinto - keyboards, vocals
Michael Harlen - electric guitar
Javier Ramos - acoustic & electronic percussion, vocals
Jacob Sunshine - electric guitar
Nick Kokkinis - shekere
Domenica Fossati - woodblock, flute
Ray Mason - trombone
Billy Aukstik - trumpet
Tyler Kaneshiro - trumpet
Morgan Price - baritone saxophone
with special guest Leif Arntzen - trumpet (on Sayulita)
All songs written by Miles Arntzen (smilesahead, ASCAP)
Stutter & Sun Spat written by Jas Walton (Mo Boogie Music, ASCAP)
CB2M Intro written by Miles Arntzen & Jas Walton
This album is dedicated to:
The fans, who consistently surprised and energized us with their spirit;
Our friends, who stuck with us and motivated us along the way;
The band members, past and present, who fed the spirit of this band with their unbelievable creativity;
Our families, who supported us without fail since day 1.
Thank you to Dan Knobler for believing in us since the beginning and recording the best live album ever. Side thank you to the Mason Jar Music collective (particularly Jacob Blumberg, Jon Seale) for your support since the early days.
Thank you to Dan Fishman and the Bryant Park crew for facilitating such a wonderful concert.
Special thank you to Carrie Crowell, Erik Braund, and Stephen Tolve.