Who Sang From the Air? Laurie Anderson

Laurie Anderson Big Science cover art
Release information
Release Date: 1982-4-19
Genre: Electronic Rock Pop
Style: Leftfield/Illbient/Modern Classical/Avantgarde/Post Rock/Ethereal/Electro/Minimal
length: 4:34
producer: Laurie Anderson and Roma Baran
vocal: Laurie Anderson
engineer: Leanne Ungar
clarinet: Peter Gordon
drums (drum set): David Van Tieghem
vocoder: Laurie Anderson
assistant mixer: Jon Smith
assistant producer: Perry Hoberman
farfisa: Laurie Anderson and Roma Baran
alto saxophone: Bill Obrecht
tenor saxophone: Peter Gordon
Lyrics
Good evening. this is your captain. we are about to attempt a crash landing. please extinuish all cigarettes. place your tray tables in their upright, locked position. your captain says: put you
D on your knees. your captain says: put your head on your hands. captain says: put your hands on your head. put your hands on your hips. heh heh. this is your captain-and we are going down. we a
L going down, together. and I said: uh oh. this is gonna be some day. standby. this is the time. and this is the record of the time. this is the time. and this is the record of the time. uh-this
Our captain again. you know, I’ve got a funny feeling I’ve seen this all before. why? cause I’m a caveman. why? cause I’ve got eyes in the back of my head. why? it’s the heat. standby. this is t
Me. and this is the record of the time. this is the time. and this is the record of the time. put your hands over your eyes. jump out of the plane. there is no pilot. you are not alone. standby.
Is the time. and this is the
Record of the time. this is the time. and this is the record of the time.

Tracklist
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 From the Air
  • 2 Big Science
  • 3 Sweaters
  • 4 Walking & Falling
  • 5 Born, Never Asked
  • 6 O Superman (for Massenet)
  • 7 Example #22
  • 8 Let X=X / It Tango

  • Release information
    label: Warner Bros. Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    barcode: 075992367417
    script: Latin