Why Do Birds Sing? Album Cover Art

Violent Femmes

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Violent Femmes Why Do Birds Sing? Cover Art

Tracklist


CD 1
  • 1 American Music
    length: 3:51
    producer: Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo, Michael Beinhorn and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Gordon Gano, Brian Ritchie and Victor DeLorenzo
    mixer: Eric Thorngren
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    background vocals: Michael Beinhorn, Carmaig de Forest, Alex Alvarez and Mike Kloster
    handclaps: Mike Kloster, Carmaig de Forest and Alex Alvarez
    handclaps & acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar & handclaps & didgeridoo & electric guitar: Brian Ritchie
    handclaps & Hammond organ: Michael Beinhorn
    solo electric guitar: Gordon Gano
    keyboard: Tom Mandell
    timpani & snare drum & bells & handclaps & tambourine: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 2 Out the Window
    length: 2:53
    producer: Michael Beinhorn, Victor DeLorenzo, Gordon Gano and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo and Brian Ritchie
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    snare drum & tabla & wood block & cowbell: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 3 Look Like That
    length: 2:46
    producer: Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo, Michael Beinhorn and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo and Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    electric guitar & acoustic bass guitar & glockenspiel: Brian Ritchie
    snare drum & tambourine: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 4 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
    length: 4:51
    producer: Gordon Gano, Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo and Michael Beinhorn
    vocal: Gordon Gano and Victor DeLorenzo
    mixer: Eric Thorngren
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    piano & mellotron: Michael Beinhorn
    acoustic bass guitar & bouzouki & electric guitar: Brian Ritchie
    membranophone & drums (drum set) & tambourine: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 5 Hey Nonny Nonny
    length: 4:35
    producer: Michael Beinhorn, Victor DeLorenzo, Gordon Gano and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo and Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar & electric guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    shakers & tambourine & snare drum: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 6 Used to Be
    length: 3:39
    producer: Michael Beinhorn, Victor DeLorenzo, Brian Ritchie and Gordon Gano
    vocal: Gordon Gano
    mixer: Eric Thorngren
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar & electric guitar: Gordon Gano
    strings: Suzie Katayama, Larry Corbett, Ilene Novog and Sid Page
    strings arranger: Michael Beinhorn
    acoustic bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    mellotron & harmonium: Michael Beinhorn
    snare drum & tambourine & cymbal & membranophone: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 7 Girl Trouble
    length: 2:59
    producer: Michael Beinhorn, Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo and Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    membranophone & snare drum & cymbal: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 8 He Likes Me
    length: 3:08
    producer: Gordon Gano, Michael Beinhorn, Victor DeLorenzo and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo and Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    snare drum: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 9 Life Is a Scream
    length: 1:55
    producer: Michael Beinhorn, Victor DeLorenzo, Brian Ritchie and Gordon Gano
    vocal: Brian Ritchie and Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    electric guitar: Gordon Gano
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    drums (drum set): Victor DeLorenzo
    bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
  • 10 Flamingo Baby
    length: 2:38
    producer: Brian Ritchie, Michael Beinhorn, Victor DeLorenzo and Gordon Gano
    vocal: Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar & ukulele: Brian Ritchie
    congas: Victor DeLorenzo
    solo slide guitar: Gordon Gano
  • 11 Lack of Knowledge
    length: 1:55
    producer: Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo, Michael Beinhorn and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo and Gordon Gano
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    electric bass guitar & acoustic bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    other instruments & cymbal & tom-tom & snare drum & tambourine: Victor DeLorenzo
  • 12 More Money Tonight
    length: 3:59
    producer: Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo, Michael Beinhorn and Brian Ritchie
    vocal: Gordon Gano, Victor DeLorenzo and Brian Ritchie
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    electric bass guitar: Brian Ritchie
    guitar: Gordon Gano
    drums (drum set): Victor DeLorenzo
  • 13 I’m Free
    length: 3:26
    producer: Victor DeLorenzo, Michael Beinhorn, Brian Ritchie and Gordon Gano
    piano: Michael Beinhorn
    vocal: Gordon Gano and Victor DeLorenzo
    mixer: David Vartanian
    recording engineer: Susan Rogers
    acoustic guitar: Gordon Gano
    acoustic bass guitar & banjo & electric guitar & jew's harp: Brian Ritchie
    drums (drum set) & membranophone & snare drum: Victor DeLorenzo