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Diane Birch - NOUS FLAC album

Performer: Diane Birch
Genre: Jazz / Pop music
Title: NOUS
Country: US
Released: 2017
Style: Indie Pop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1468 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1590 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1928 mb
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 636
Other Formats: DMF WAV MMF AC3 RA AA AAC

The album was written and recorded mostly in Berlin, recorded at Vox-Ton Studios, Joy Sound Studio, and Hympatia, mixed by Birch at Hymnpatia, and mastered by Nene Baratto at Big Snuff Studio in Berlin.

Diane Birch (born January 24, 1983) is an American singer-songwriter. Birch was born in Michigan. At the age of seven Birch began studying piano using the Suzuki method. While growing up she listened to opera, classical and church music. As a child Birch lived with her family in Zimbabwe, South Africa and Sydney, Australia-her father was a Seventh-day Adventist preacher whose work took him to several countries.

Music and Lyrics by Diane Birch Produced by Diane Birch Recorded at Vox-Ton Studios, Joy Sound, and Hymnpatia in Berlin, Germany Mixed and Mastered in Berlin, Germany Album Photography and Design by Meshakai Wolf. Diane Birch is an American singer-songwriter. She has released two critically acclaimed albums, Bible Belt (2009) and Speak a Little Louder (2013) and in 2016 followed up with her first self-produced album, Nous.

Diane Birch releases a special vinyl version of her acclaimed album Nous through Rough Trade Shops. This new and exclusive version includes a vinyl only track titled Ordinary Angels completing this short and perfectly form record. Working primarily alone with her piano, Birch has crafted a sonic landscape both timeless and contemporary

Diane Birch’s latest album, the self-produced Nous, is her bravest and most independent work to date. al influences as varied and rich as Birch’s own international upbringing-from her childhood as a preacher’s daughter in Zimbabwe and South Africa, to her wedding dress and black-lipstick days as a Goth teen in Portland, to her late teens in . where she paid her musical dues playing. Working primarily alone with her piano, Birch has crafted a sonic landscape both timeless and contemporary. Saxophone by Stuart Matthewman of Sade and drums by Max Weissenfeldt of Polyversal Souls contribute to Nous’s layered, intelligent instrumentation, fusing touches of her live-band sound from previous albums with delicate forays into programming, sampling, and electronic production.

RARE Diane Birch 3-button bundle. Designs selected randomly. Wear ’em with pride! Includes the digital download of the new album! Copy of Diane's Dream Journal + "Nous" Button. Printed reproduction of Diane’s dream journal – and you can record your dreams in the pages, too! Final design TBD. Note: Your button will be randomly selected, it may or may not say Nous, but was produced for the album. Signed Cassette of N O U S + Signed Concert Poster. All gone! Signed cassette.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Hymn For Hypatia 1:11
A2 How Long 4:29
A3 Kings Of Queens
Lyrics By – Diane Birch, Meshakai WolfMusic By – Diane Birch
A4 Stand Under My Love 4:52
A5 Interlude 1:36
B1 Walk On Water 6:11
B2 Woman 4:15
B3 Ordinary Angels 3:56

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Vox-Ton
  • Engineered At – Vox-Ton
  • Mixed At – Hymnpatia
  • Mastered At – Big Snuff Studio
  • Copyright (c) – Hymnpatia Recordings


  • Composed By, Arranged By, Vocals, Piano, Programmed By – Diane Birch
  • Drums – Max Weissenfeldt
  • Engineer, Producer – Diane Birch
  • Flute, Tenor Saxophone – Claudio Jolowicz
  • Mastered By – Nene Baratto*
  • Mixed By – Benjamin Spitzmeuller*, Diane Birch, Nene Baratto*
  • Tenor Saxophone – Stuart Matthewman
  • Trumpet – Fabian Engwicht


Recorded and engineered at Vox-Ton Studio in Berlin, Germany
Mixed at Hymnpatia, Berlin, Germany
Mastered at Big Snuff Studio, Berlin, Germany

Rough Trade exclusive version including a vinyl only track titled “ Ordinary Angels”

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 600385275217

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
none Diane Birch NOUS ‎(7xFile, AAC, Album) Hymnpatia none US 2016