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She & Him - Volume Two album flac Performer: She & Him
Title: Volume Two
Style: Country, Folk, Indie Rock, Country Rock
Released: 2010
Country: US
MP3 album: 1183 mb
FLAC album: 1655 mb
Rating: 4.6
Other formats: APE FLAC DMF AU MP4 ADX WMA
Genre: Rock / Folk and Country

Volume Two is the second studio album by She & Him, a collaboration between M. Ward and actress Zooey Deschanel. It was released on March 17, 2010 through P-Vine Records in Japan, in the United States on March 23, 2010 through Merge Records, and on April 5, 2010 on Double Six Records in the UK. The album's track listing was announced on December 8, 2009. In the Sun" was published online by Pitchfork on January 22, 2010 and was released as a single with "I Can Hear Music" on February 23, 2010.

Complete your She & Him collection. She & Him ‎– Volume Two. Genre: Rock, Folk, World, & Country. Style: Country, Folk, Indie Rock, Country Rock. Volume Two ‎(LP, Album).

Like the previous album, Volume 2 would suffer under the weight of its own pastiche if it weren’t so darn endearing, filled as it is with call-and-response vocals, studio reverb, sweeping orchestrations, and other bygone tricks of the trade. Deschanel still has some flaws as a vocalist - her twang sometimes gets the best of her, pushing parts of the melody flat - but she smartly plays to her strengths, with a hint of vibrato and a sly, audible smile coloring her best performances

Volume Two picks up almost exactly where Volume One left off, with Deschanel still playing a smart, sensitive young woman often on the unrequited end of love but never letting romantic disappointment get her down: "Sometimes lonely isn't sad," she declares on the stately opener "Thieves". She's still the headstrong heroine, though: "Why do I always want to sock it to you hard?" she wonders on "Over It Over Again", sounding as playfully frustrated as Loretta Lynn. And Ward remains content to cede her the spotlight, toiling behind the camera

She & Him : Volume Two. Label: Merge. The content of Volume Two nay not differ too terribly from Volume One, but why mess with perfection? The music of She & Him is still a refreshing change from the usual indie fare, all innocence, sweetness and light as opposed to postmodern angst. The pairing of M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel is proving once again to be a magical combination, but then, we should have seen it coming. Similar Albums: The Pipettes- We Are the Pipettes Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazelwood – Nancy & Lee She & Him- Volume One. Video: In the Sun. Download at. Mar 29, 2010Jeff Terich

Band Name She And Him. Album Name Volume Two. Type Album. Erscheinungsdatum 2010. Labels P-Vine Records. Musik GenreIndie Rock. Mitglieder die dieses Album besitzen1. 2. In the Sun. 3. Don't Look Back.

The him that Zooey goes home to is Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard. But the effortlessly charming Deschanel – whose marry me eyes have shined in films as good as Elf and as bad as Yes Man – could hardly be accused of seeking her husband's approval. DCFC fans won't notice Zooey going anywhere that band's particular brand of strident yet melancholy indie-rock on this veritable sunshine fest of an album. Deschanel and Ward pay a fat homage to nostalgia on Volume Two – this enjoyably whimsical enterprise smacks of rose-tinted memories of teenage kisses and school dances.

Like She & Him’s first album Volume One (with this band name and these album titles, one could question if they are giving the details the attention they deserve), Volume Two’s first single is the least indicative song of the album as a whole in the collection. In The Sun, though containing a distinctly different production quality (perhaps because of the Tilly and The Wall contribution), does at least captures the way makes the listener feel, the intent. This quality, especially noticeable on the breezy Me and You, elevates the collection past bubblegum pop, because though the tracks tend not to be emotionally involving, the aesthetic is captivating and it’s effect lingers beyond the act of listening. Volume Two has a strange power to brighten a whole day by opening up memories you don’t know you have. Heavy shit for music as light as can be. Not all the songs are successful, unfortunately.

Save for the occasional song seemingly arranged by rote, Volume Two delivers the expected sweetness, but on a grander scale than the duo’s debut. 80. Like the previous album, Volume 2 would suffer under the weight of its own pastiche if it weren’t so darn endearing, filled as it is with call-and-response vocals, studio reverb, sweeping orchestrations, and other bygone tricks of the trade.


1 Thieves
2 In The Sun
3 Don't Look Back
4 Ridin' In My Car
5 Lingering Still
6 Me And You
7 Gonna Get Along Without You Now
8 Home
9 I'm Gonna Make It Better
10 Sing
11 Over It Over Again
12 Brand New Shoes
13 If You Can't Sleep
14 I Can Hear Music (Bonus Track)

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Merge Records
  • Copyright (c) – Merge Records
  • Licensed To – Lab 344 Produções Artísticas Ltda.
  • Engineered At – Jackpot! Recording Studio
  • Engineered At – ARC Studios, Omaha, NE
  • Mixed At – ARC Studios, Omaha, NE
  • Mixed At – Jackpot! Recording Studio
  • Mixed At – Blue Rooms
  • Mastered At – Gateway Mastering
  • Published By – ZO Music
  • Published By – Music Sales Corp.
  • Published By – Milton Kellem Music
  • Published By – Universal - Songs Of Polygram International, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – Microservice Tecnologia Digital da Amazônia Ltda.


  • Acoustic Guitar – Mike Coykendall (tracks: 5)
  • Arranged By [Strings] – M. Ward
  • Artwork – Kate Quinby
  • Bass – Mike Coykendall
  • Drums – Scott McPherson
  • Engineer – Mike Coykendall
  • Engineer [Additional] – Kendra Lynn, Mike Mogis
  • Guitar – M. Ward
  • Management – Zeitgeist Artist Management
  • Mandolin – M. Ward, Mike Mogis (tracks: 5)
  • Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
  • Mixed By – Mike Coykendall (tracks: 7, 12), Mike Mogis (tracks: 1-6, 8-11)
  • Percussion [Extra] – Mike Mogis, Scott McPherson
  • Piano – M. Ward (tracks: 9), Zooey Deschanel
  • Producer – M. Ward
  • Steel Guitar [Pedal] – Paul Brainard (tracks: 6)
  • Strings – Amanda Lawrence, Peter Broderick, Tom Hagerman
  • Synthesizer – M. Ward, Mike Mogis
  • Vibraphone – M. Ward
  • Vocals – M. Ward, Mike Coykendall (tracks: 10), Tilly And The Wall (tracks: 2), Zooey Deschanel
  • Written-By – Anderson* (tracks: 4), Kellem* (tracks: 7), Zooey Deschanel


Engineered at Jackpot! and Blue Rooms in Portland, OR, and The Village in Los Angeles, CA (with additional engineering at ARC Studios in Omaha, NE). Mixed at ARC Studios, Jackpot!, and Blue Rooms. Mastered at Gateway.

© & ℗ 2010 Merge Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 73855 03542 0

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MRG354 She & Him Volume Two ‎(LP, Album) Merge Records MRG354 US 2010
none She & Him Volume Two ‎(CDr, Album, Promo) Double Six none UK 2010
DS024CDP She & Him Volume Two ‎(CD, Album, Promo) Double Six DS024CDP UK 2010
MRG354 She & Him Volume Two ‎(CD, Album) Merge Records MRG354 Argentina 2010
PCD-93325 She & Him Volume Two ‎(CD, Album, Dig) P-Vine Records, Merge Records PCD-93325 Japan 2010