David Byrne ‎– Songs From "The Catherine Wheel"

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Sire ‎– SIR K 56 979, Sire ‎– SIR 56 979
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A1 His Wife Refused
Gong [Gung Gong] – John ChernoffGuitar – David ByrneGuitar [Steel Drum Guitar] – Adrian BelewSynthesizer [Mini Moog], Piano – Bernie Worrell
4:26
A2 Two Soldiers
Bass [Basses], Synthesizer [Obx, Primetime] – David ByrneBass, Piano – Brian EnoCongas – John ChernoffGuitar [Guitars] – Adrian BelewWritten By – Byrne/EnoWritten-By – Eno*
4:45
A3 The Red House
Bass [Basses], Synthesizer [Prophet] – David ByrneSynthesizer [Prophet Scream] – Brian Eno
3:17
A4 My Big Hands (Fall Through The Cracks)
Percussion, Synthesizer [Prophet] – David Byrne
2:45
A5 Big Business
Clavinet – Bernie WorrellGuitar [Fierce And High Guitars] – David ByrneGuitar [Galloping] – John ChernoffWritten-By – Chernoff*
5:16
B1 Eggs In A Briar Patch
Bass, Vibraphone [Vibes] – Brian EnoGong [Gung Gong] – John ChernoffGuitar [Floating Guitars] – Adrian BelewKeyboards – Jerry HarrisonPerformer [Horses] – David Byrne
3:31
B2 Poison
Synthesizer [Mini], Strings [Prophet] – David ByrneVocals – Dolette McDonald
2:38
B3 Cloud Chamber
Percussion [Kitchen Metals] – David ByrnePercussion [Large Drum] – Jerry HarrisonPerformer [Water Pot] – Twyla Tharp
2:42
B4 What A Day That Was
Congas – Steve ScalesDrums – John CookseySynthesizer [Synthesizers] – David Byrne
5:32
B5 Big Blue Plymouth (Eyes Wide Open)
Tom Tom [Concert Toms] – Yogi HortonVocals – Sue Halloran*
4:45
B6 Light Bath
Flute [Triggered] – David ByrnePercussion – John Chernoff
1:08

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Commissioned by the Twyla Tharp Dance Foundation, Inc.
"The Catherine Wheel" premiered September 22nd, 1981 at the Winter Garden Theatre, New York City
Choreographed and directed by Twyla Tharp

Studios:
Celestial Sound Studios, Olympic Sound (London) and Blank Tapes
Mastered at Sterling Sound

Vinyl mastered by Strawberry Mastering, London ("STRAWBERRY (G)"stamped into the runout grooves)
Catalog# "SIR K 56 979" on sleeve, "SIR 56 979" on labels
Printed antistatic inner sleeve

℗ & © 1981 Sire Records Company
Manufactured in Germany by Record Service GmbH, Alsdorf
Printed at Druckhaus Maack KG, Lüdenscheid
(SRK 3645)

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  • Rights Society: n©b
  • Label Code: LC 3228
  • Other (Distribution Code): France: WE 351

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