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Black Balloon

by Swords

Black Balloon is the debut EP from Irish Alt/Synth/IndiePop outfit, Swords. Black Balloon was produced by legendary musician & producer, Karl Odlum and mastered at Abbey Road Studios, London. "ticking rhythms, brillant hooks", "deceptively caustic vocals"
Genre: Electronic: Synthpop
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1. Go
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2. Chasm
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4. Black Balloon
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Album Notes
Swords are:
Diane Anglim – Vocals, Keys, Synths, Glockenspiel
Jarlath Canning – Bass, Synths, Backing Vocals
Ian Frawley – Drums, Percussion, Backing Vocals

All songs written by Anglim, Canning & Frawley. All songs copyright Swords.

Produced, Recorded and Mixed by Karl Odlum.
Mastered at Abbey Road Studios, UK.
Cover and inlay art and design by Noeleen Doheny.

Thanks to:
All of our partners, family & friends for their time, patience, understanding and support. Karl Odlum for his vision, talent and cups of sugary tea. Noeleen Doheny for her broccoli eyes, passion for design and visualisation of the Swords paradox. Whoever has supported Swords and Irish music by buying this E.P. – We appreciate it.
Diane, Frawls & Ja



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