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Holding It Down: The Veterans' Dreams Project

by Vijay Iyer & Mike Ladd

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released June 2, 2016

Vijay Iyer - compositions (1-16), piano (1-8, 10-16), Fender Rhodes (4, 9, 14), programming and live electronics (2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 11, 12, 14, 15)

Mike Ladd - lyrics (1, 4,6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 17), lead vocals (1, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 17) interlocutor (3), background vocals (2, 14), analog synthesizer (1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 16)

Maurice Decaul - lyrics (2, 5, 7, 11, 13, 15), lead vocals (2, 7, 13, 15)

Lynn Hill - lyrics and lead vocals (3, 9, 16), second vocals (8)

Pamela Z - lead vocals with live processing (5, 14, 17), background vocals with live processing (1, 7, 8, 15), composition (17)

Guillermo E. Brown - lead vocals (11), background vocals and effects (2, 6, 7, 12-15)

Liberty Ellman - guitar (1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10-16)

Okkyung Lee - cello (1, 2, 5, 7-16)

Kassa Overall - drums (1, 2, 4-8, 10-16)

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Vijay Iyer New York, New York

Son of Indian immigrants and a 2011 Grammy nominee, Vijay Iyer is described by The Village Voice as “the most commanding pianist and composer to emerge in recent years,” by The New Yorker as one of “today’s most important pianists” by Pitchfork as “one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today,” and by the L.A. Weekly as “a boundless and deeply important young star.” ... more

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