Cuneiform RUNE 167 North America
George Cartwright, alto and tenor saxophones; Tom Cora, cello, accordions; Mark Howell, guitar (tracks 1-13); Fred Frith, bass, guitar, violin (tracks 1-13); Rick Brown, drums (tracks 1-13); J. Pippin Barnett, drums (tracks 1-13); Polly Bradfield, violin (tracks 6, 10); Butch Morris, cornet (track 3); Martin Bisi, fake bass drum (track 4); Nicky Skopelitis, guitar (tracks 14-19); Otto Williams, bass (tracks 14-19); Anton Fier, drums (tracks 14-19).
Tracks 1-13 recorded at b.c.studio, Brooklyn, 1984 or 1985; tracks 14-19 recorded live at Mort's Place, NYC, late 1983.
- Ray (05.25)
- Oklahoma (03.47)
- Knee songs 2 (02.10)
- Person to person (02.10)
- Time and a half (02.10)
- Mink's dream (03.01)
- Two-day 'Till tomorrow (01.22)
- Light sentence (02.25)
- First bite (02.25)
- Moonlake (05.14)
- Shoats (02.18)
- a) Agitar; b) The victim (04.50)
- Feelin' good (02.50)
- Oklahoma (06.00)
- Shoats (03.43)
- Moonlake (04.32)
- Mink's dream (03.41)
- The Ole Miss Exercise song (05.36)
- First bite (03.10)
Front cover photograph (reproduced above) by Lyle Bonge (from his book of Mardi Gras photos, The sleep of reason).
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