There is more than one artist under this name. 1) MAR was put together by Kyle Reidy in late 2003, and recorded their beautiful debut album in February of 2005 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Joining Kyle on The Silence is Jimmy LaValle of The Album Leaf, Gunnar Tynes and Samuli Kosminen from the band múm, and with much help from the band Sigur Rós. The Engineer was Axel “Flex” Arnason. The album was recorded at Syrland Studio in Reykjavik Iceland. Dave Harris mastered the album in late 2005 at Studio B Mastering in Charlotte NC. Media Evolved in Charlotte NC manufactured the album in early 2006.