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Released May 15, 2013, the sophomore album by celebrated LA prog duo Days Between Stations boasts an incredible guest line-up of music legends featuring Colin Moulding (XTC), Rick Wakeman (YES), Peter Banks (YES/Flash) Tony Levin (King Crimson/Peter Gabriel) and Billy Sherwood (YES/CIRCA:), With a title like ‘In Extremis’ (Latin, In extremity – A term used in reference to the last illness prior to death) one can begin to understand the intensity and sepulchral mood of the musical direction.

In Extremis was written and performed by Days Between Stations:
Oscar Fuentes Bills & Sepand Samzadeh.

FEATURING GUEST ARTISTS:
Peter Banks (2nd Lead & Rhythm Guitar on Eggshell Man, In Extremis)
Matt Bradford (Dobro on Visionary)
Tony Levin (Bass on all tracks)
Colin Moulding (Lead Vocals on The Man Who Died Two Times)
Ali Nouri (Tar solo on Eggshell Man)
Jeffery Samzadeh (Sonati Vocals on In Extremis)
Billy Sherwood (Drums and Lead Vocals)
Rick Wakeman (Keyboard Solo on Eggshell Man)
The Barbershop Quartet (Pat Claypool, Matt Gray, Eric Orr, David Rakita on In Extremis)
Chris Tedesco & The Angel City Orchestra (No Cause for Alarm, In Utero, Visionary, Waltz in E Minor, In Extremis) Artwork & Layout: Paul Whitehead

Produced by Days Between Stations & Billy Sherwood
Executive Producers: Sam H. Samzadeh & Days Between Stations LLC.
Music written by Oscar Fuentes Bills & Sepand Samzadeh

1. No Cause for Alarm (Overture) (3:51)
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Piano, Synthesizers
Sepand Samzadeh: Rhythm Guitar
-with
Tony Levin: Double Bass, Bass
Billy Sherwood: Drums
Angel City Orchestra

2. In Utero (5:10)
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Piano, Synthesizers
Sepand Samzadeh: Lead Guitar
-with
Josh Humphrey: Keyboard Effects and Textures
Tony Levin: Bass
Angel City Brass Section

3. Visionary (10:40)
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Piano, Synthesizers
Sepand Samzadeh: Lap Steel, Lead Guitar
-with
Matt Bradford: Dobro
Josh Humphrey: Electronic Drums & Programming
Tony Levin: Stick, Bass
Billy Sherwood: Vocals, Drums
Chris Tedesco: Trumpet Solo
Angel City Brass Section

4. Blackfoot (10:04)
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Piano, Rhodes, Mellotron,
Hammond Organ, Synthesizers
Sepand Samzadeh: Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Guitar
Textures, Slide Solo
-with
Tony Levin: Bass, Stick Solo
Billy Sherwood: Drums

5. The Man Who Died Two Times (4:11)
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Synthesizers
Sepand Samzadeh: Rhythm Guitar
-with
Tony Levin: Bass
Colin Moulding: Lead Vocals
Billy Sherwood: Drums, Backing Vocals

6. Waltz in E Min or (2:04)
(dedicated to Peter Banks)
Angel City String Quartet

7. Eggshell Man (11:56)
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Piano, Rhodes, Mellotron,
SynthesizersElectronic Percussion
Sepand Samzadeh: Rhythm Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Tar
-with
Peter Banks: Guitar Textures, Rhythm Guitar
Tony Levin: NS Upright Bass, Funk Fingers
Ali Nouri: Tar Solo
Billy Sherwood: Vocals, Drums
Rick Wakeman: Mellotron Flute, Minimoog Solo

8. In Extremis (21:37)
Part I: Mass
Part II: On The Ground
Part III: A Requiem
Part IV: Writing On Water
Part V: Overland
Part VI: It Never Ends
Oscar Fuentes Bills: Piano, Hammond Organ, Synthesizers,
Electronic Percussion
Sepand Samzadeh: Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Guitar Textures
-with
Peter Banks: Guitar Textures, Rhythm Guitars, Lead Guitar
Tony Levin: Bass, NS Electric Upright, Bass Textures
Jeffery Samzadeh: Sonati Vocals
Billy Sherwood: Vocals, Drums
Barbershop Quartet: Pat Claypool, Matt Gray, Eric Orr, David Rakita
Chris Tedesco: Trumpet Solo
Angel City Orchestra

Credits

The Angel City Orchestra contracted by Chris Tedesco

The Barbershop Quartet contracted by Jussi Ratsula
Guitar Techs: David Phillips at LA Sound Design (www.lasounddesign.net), Eric Chaz & Brent Hoffort @ Eric’s Guitar
Shop (ericsguitarshop.com)
Keyboard Tech and Programming: Josh Humphrey (on “Visionary” & “Man Who Died Two Times”)
Recorded at DBS Studios – San Fernando Valley, CA, USA and CIRCA: HQ Studios – Palmdale, CA, USA
Engineering:
For Days Between Stations: Bill Kaylor at DBS Studios, San Fernando Valley, CA, USA
For Peter Banks: Leigh Darlow at Earth Works Studios, Barnet, England
For Tony Levin: Tony Levin, New York, USA
For Colin Moulding: Colin Moulding, England
For Billy Sherwood: Billy Sherwood at CIRCA: HQ Studios, Palmdale, CA, USA
For Rick Wakeman: Erik Jordan at Tower Mill Studios, Norfolk, England
For Orchestra: Damon Tedesco at Conway Recording Studios, Studio A, Hollywood, CA, USA
For the Barbershop Quartet: David Gebben at Audioman Studios, Fullerton, CA, USA
Mixed by Billy Sherwood @ CIRCA: HQ Studios – Palmdale, CA
Mastered by Evren Göknar at Capitol Records, Hollywood, CA, USA
Music written by Days Between Stations: Oscar Fuentes Bills (Days Between Stations LLC. BMI), Sepand Samzadeh (Days Between Stations, LLC. ASCAP).
Vocal Melodies and Lyrics: Oscar Fuentes Bills (Days Between Stations LLC. BMI), Sepand Samzadeh (Days Between Stations, LLC. ASCAP) and Billy Sherwood (Backyard Levitation Inc. ASCAP).
Publishing: Oscar Fuentes Bills (Days Between Stations LLC. BMI), Sepand Samzadeh (Days Between Stations, LLC. ASCAP) and Billy Sherwood (Backyard Levitation Inc. ASCAP).

Music Arranged by Days Between Stations except for: “The Man Who Died Two Times” arranged by Days Between Stations
and Billy Sherwood
Orchestral arrangements by Days Between Stations
Orchestrated by Oscar Fuentes Bills
Artwork, Logo Design & Layout: Paul Whitehead (www.paulwhitehead.com)
Photography & Additional Layout: Erik Nielsen // rationaldesignstudio.com
Public Relations Agent: Billy James at Glass Onyon PR (glassonyonpr@nullgmail.com)
Website and Social Media: Erik Nielsen // rationaldesignstudio.com
Distributed by Days Between Stations, LLC.

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