(United Kingdom - Import)
2006 issued sixth album by the Irish band featuring the lineup of bassist Joseph Doyle, violinist/keyboardist Colm Mac ConIomaire, lead guitarist Rob Bochnik, drummer Graham Hopkins (subbing for Johnny Boyle) and vocalist/guitarist Glen Hansard. The album was recorded in France at Black Box Studios. Three of the songs were released in previous incarnations prior to the LP release and have been re-recorded by the band for this project: "Rise" first appeared on the 2003 EP "The Roads Outgrown" and "Falling Slowly" and "When Your Mind's Made Up" were first heard on "The Swell Season", an album issued by guitarist Hansard and pianist Marketa Irglova. The haunting cover art comes from a photograph by Hansard.