Havana Winter

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Havana Winter
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Studio album by Kevin Hearn and Thin Buckle
Released July 30, 2009
Recorded October 2007 – October 2008
Length 31:25
Label Warner Music Canada
Producer Kevin Hearn and Michael Phillip Wojewoda
Kevin Hearn and Thin Buckle chronology
The Miracle Mile
(2006)
Havana Winter
(2009)
Cloud Maintenance
(2011)

Havana Winter is the fourth album by Kevin Hearn and Thin Buckle. It was released on July 30, 2009. Kevin Hearn wrote all of the tracks on the album, which was produced by Hearn and Michael Phillip Wojewoda. It was packaged in a double-fold digipak, with no booklet or linear notes.

Guests on the album include Lou Reed, Mary Margaret O'Hara, Chantal Kreviazuk, John McDermott, and Laurie Anderson.[1]

Reception[edit]

PopMatters wrote, "[H]is songs have almost surprising depth at times. They’re light, and they don’t force; they don’t come to you. You go to them with a nugget of curiosity, and then you realize they’re not as light as you think."[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Coma"   Kevin Hearn 5:09
2. "On The Runway"   Hearn 3:47
3. "Reeling"   Hearn 5:04
4. "Luna"   Hearn 3:57
5. "Huntsville.ca"   Hearn 3:55
6. "In The Shade"   Hearn 3:32
7. "Helicopter in the Sand"   Hearn 6:04
Total length:
31:36

Personnel[edit]

Kevin Hearn and Thinbuckle

  • Kevin Hearn - Vocals, piano, keyboards, guitar, lead guitar on 7
  • Chris Gartner - Bass, backing vocals
  • Brian Macmillan - Slide guitar, backing vocals, synthesizer on 2
  • "Great" Bob Scott - Drums
  • Mike Rathke - Electric guitar, lead guitar on 2

Additional personnel

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reed, David (2009). "Kevin Hearn's Havana Winter full of buried treasures", The Intelligencer. Retrieved August 29, 2011.
  2. ^ Berndtson, Chad (January 19, 2010). "Kevin Hearn and Thin Buckle: Havana Winter", PopMatters. Retrieved August 29, 2011.