The Gold Standard

Marrow Album cover big.jpg
Marrow Album cover big.jpg

The Gold Standard


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  1. She Chose You
  2. Darling Divine
  3. Paulson
  4. The Gold Standard
  5. Ocean of Glory
  6. Mother of Maladies
  7. Leave It on the side
  8. Leave Grounds Stay
  9. Cities
  10. Corsicana
  11. Quarter to Three
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Thanks to: Dorian Gehring and Brendan Youngquist, Jackie Kazarian and Peter Cunningham, Linda and Blake Beckstrom, all of our family and friends, Dave Smith (not the synth dude), Jeff Tweedy, Spencer Tweedy, Mark Greenberg, Tom Schick, Jessica Linker and Jim Deluca, Larry Webman, Nick Mazzarella and the rest of the horn players, Sima Cunningham and the choir, Barbara Koenen, Hoofprint Workshop (Liz Born and Gabe Hoare), Hammond, and the city of Chicago.


Marrow is: Lane Beckstrom, Matt Carroll, Liam Kazar and Macie Stewart


Produced by Marrow

Recorded at Foxhall (Chicago, IL) and Lane’s basement (Chicago, IL)

Engineered by Dorian Gehring and Brendan Youngquist and Tom Schick

Associate production by Dorian Gehring and Brendan Youngquist

Mixed by Tom Schick at The Loft (Chicago, IL)

Mastered by Blaise Barton ad Joyride Studios (Chicago, IL)


Performed by Marrow

Horns arranged by Nick Mazzarella (BMI)

Horns performed by:

Nick Mazzarella - Alto Saxophone

Nate Lepine - Tenor Saxophone

James Davis - Trumpet

Nick Broste - Trombone

Choir vocals arranged by Chicago Children’s Alumni Choir and Macie Stewart

Choir vocals perfomed by Chicago Children’s Alumni Choir:

Philip Armstrong

Sima Cunningham

Austin Echols

Tim Fett

Nora Richards

Taylor Varndell


Tracks 1,4,5,6,8,10 written by Liam Kazar (Mediocre Music)

Tracks 2,3,5,7,9,11 written by Macie Stewart (Sikiyadigo Music)


Cover painting (“Hefalump”) by Barbara Koenen

Cover design by Liam Kazar

Foxhall Records, 2015

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