Haste Make / Hard Hearted Stranger

Haste Make / Hard Hearted Stranger

We are proud to announce the release of the new Mandolin Orange double album, Haste Make / Hard Hearted Stranger, on September 24, 2011 at the Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro, NC. Haste Make was recorded with Jeff Crawford and James Wallace in winter 2010/2011 at Arbor Ridge Studios West in Franklin, NC and at Arbor Ridge Studios in Chapel Hill, and was produced by Jeff Crawford and Mandolin Orange. Hard-Hearted Stranger was recorded in summer 2011 at Rubber Room Studios in Chapel Hill and features Andrew and Emily alone, produced by Andrew Marlin.

Mandolin Orange will play official release shows in cities throughout NC following the Cat’s Cradle show, including Wilmington, Asheville and Charlotte. The group will embark on a more expansive southeast tour to support the release, consisting of duo shows and full band shows. Stay posted for CD pre-order information and tour announcements!

Tickets for the 9/24 Cat’s Cradle release show can be purchased at catscradle.com. Mark your calendars!

Track Listings:


1. Haste Make
2. No Weight
3. Lines On The Floor
4. Wake Me
5. Runnin’ Red
6. Not A Word
7. Slither
8. Ships Sail Away
9. Angel


1. Big Men In The Sky
2. Never Die
3. Clover Tune
4. Killer
5. Hard Hearted Stranger
6. Next to Nothing
7. Train Song
8. Darling Girl
9. Birds Of A Feather

Double Album cover by Erick Davis, Photo by Gabriel Nelson