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Billy Bragg & Wilco

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Tracklist


CD 1
  • 1 Walt Whitman’s Niece
    length: 3:53
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    background vocals: Jeff Tweedy, Jay Bennett, John Stirratt, Ken Coomer and Jonathan “JP” Parker
    percussion & membranophone: Ken Coomer
    acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg
    acoustic bass guitar: John Stirratt
    harmonica & electric guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    membranophone & piano & Clavinet & farfisa: Jay Bennett
  • 2 California Stars
    length: 4:58
    piano: Jay Bennett
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    violin: Eliza Carthy
    background vocals: Jay Bennett and John Stirratt
    electric bass guitar: John Stirratt
    percussion & membranophone: Ken Coomer
    acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg and Jeff Tweedy
    lap steel guitar: Corey Harris
  • 3 Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key
    length: 4:07
    membranophone: Peter Yanowitz
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    guest background vocals: Natalie Merchant
    violin: Eliza Carthy
    electric bass guitar: John Stirratt
    percussion & membranophone: Ken Coomer
    acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg
    accordion: Elizabeth Steen
    bouzouki & Hammond organ: Jay Bennett
  • 4 Birds and Ships
    length: 2:15
    guest lead vocals: Natalie Merchant
    acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg
  • 5 Hoodoo Voodoo
    length: 3:12
    membranophone: Ken Coomer
    guest electric guitar: Corey Harris
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    electric guitar: Billy Bragg
    electric bass guitar & piano: John Stirratt
    farfisa: Jay Bennett
  • 6 She Came Along to Me
    length: 3:28
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    background vocals: Jay Bennett
    percussion & membranophone: Ken Coomer
    slide guitar: Bob Egan
    harmonica & acoustic guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    acoustic guitar & Hammond organ: John Stirratt
    electric bass guitar & acoustic guitar & slide guitar: Jay Bennett
  • 7 At My Window Sad and Lonely
    length: 3:27
    membranophone: Ken Coomer
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    background vocals: Jay Bennett, John Stirratt and Billy Bragg
    electric bass guitar: John Stirratt
    acoustic guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    bouzouki: Billy Bragg
    Appalachian dulcimer & Hammond organ: Jay Bennett
  • 8 Ingrid Bergman
    length: 1:50
    producer: Grant Showbiz, Wilco and Billy Bragg
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    engineer: Jerry Boys
    acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg
  • 9 Christ for President
    length: 2:42
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    guitar: Billy Bragg
    membranophone & percussion: Ken Coomer
    acoustic guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    banjo & piano & Clavinet: Jay Bennett
    acoustic bass guitar & bass pedals: John Stirratt
  • 10 I Guess I Planted
    length: 3:33
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    guest background vocals: Corey Harris
    background vocals: Jeff Tweedy, Jay Bennett, Ken Coomer and John Stirratt
    handclaps & acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg
    guest handclaps: Corey Harris
    electric bass guitar & handclaps: John Stirratt
    membranophone & handclaps: Ken Coomer
    handclaps & electric guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    handclaps & Hammond organ & piano: Jay Bennett
  • 11 One by One
    length: 3:26
    membranophone: Ken Coomer
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    electric bass guitar: John Stirratt
    acoustic guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    organ & piano: Jay Bennett
    pedal steel guitar: Bob Egan
  • 12 Eisler on the Go
    length: 2:57
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    percussion: Ken Coomer
    banjo & guitar: Billy Bragg
    melodica & percussion & piano: Jay Bennett
  • 13 Hesitating Beauty
    length: 3:05
    membranophone: Ken Coomer
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    electric guitar: Billy Bragg
    background vocals: Jay Bennett
    electric bass guitar: John Stirratt
    electric guitar & piano: Jay Bennett
  • 14 Another Man’s Done Gone
    length: 1:36
    lead vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    grand piano: Jay Bennett
  • 15 The Unwelcome Guest
    length: 5:05
    membranophone: Ken Coomer
    lead vocals: Billy Bragg
    background vocals: Jeff Tweedy
    electric bass guitar: John Stirratt
    acoustic guitar: Billy Bragg
    pedal steel guitar: Bob Egan
    harmonica & acoustic guitar: Jeff Tweedy
    melodica & grand piano: Jay Bennett