Billy Bragg & Wilco ‎– Mermaid Avenue Vol. II

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Nonesuch ‎– 536076-1
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, 180g
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A1 Airline To Heaven
Acoustic Guitar [12-String Acoustic Slide Guitars], Twelve-String Guitar [12-String Acoustic Slide Guitars], Slide Guitar [12-String Acoustic Slide Guitars], Shaker, Saw, Handclaps, Backing Vocals – Jay BennettAcoustic Guitar, Mellotron, Handclaps, Vocals – Jeff TweedyHandclaps, Backing Vocals – John StirrattMusic By – Jay Bennett, Jeff TweedyWords By – Woody Guthrie
A2 My Flying Saucer
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggElectric Guitar, Baritone Guitar, Acoustic Guitar [12-String Acoustic Guitar], Twelve-String Guitar [12-String Acoustic Guitar] – Jay BennettMusic By – Billy BraggPercussion [Tape Box], Tambourine – Ken CoomerWords By – Woody Guthrie
A3 Feed Of Man
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals – Jeff TweedyBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerMusic By – Jeff TweedyOrgan [Hammond B3], Guitar [Leslie Guitar] – Jay BennettResonator Guitar – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
B1 Hot Rod Motel
Acoustic Guitar – Jeff TweedyAcoustic Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggDrums – Ken CoomerElectric Bass – John StirrattMusic By – Billy BraggOrgan [Farfisa Organ], Mandolin, Electric Guitar – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
B2 I Was Born
Acoustic Guitar – Billy BraggMusic By – Billy BraggVocals – Natalie MerchantWords By – Woody Guthrie
B3 Secret Of The Sea
Acoustic Guitar [12-String Acoustic Guitar], Twelve-String Guitar [12-String Acoustic Guitar], Vocals – Jeff TweedyBass, Backing Vocals – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerMusic By – Jay Bennett, Jeff TweedyPiano, Acoustic Guitar, Organ, Tambourine, Baritone Guitar, Slide Guitar, Sitar [Electric Sitars], Electric Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
B4 Stetson Kennedy
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerElectric Guitar [Solo], Soloist – Jay BennettMusic By – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
C1 Remember The Mountain Bed
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Jeff TweedyBass, Backing Vocals – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerMusic By – Jay Bennett, Jeff TweedyOrgan, Guitar [Nylon-String Guitar], Backing Vocals – Jay BennettPiano – Leroy BachWords By – Woody Guthrie
C2 Blood Of The Lamb
Acoustic Guitar – Billy BraggAcoustic Guitar, Slide Guitar [Slide Baritone Guitar], Baritone Guitar [Slide Baritone Guitar], Vocals – Jeff TweedyDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerMusic By – Jay Bennett, Jeff TweedyOrgan [Farfisa Organ], Piano [Leslie Piano], Organ [Hammond Organ], Backing Vocals – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
C3 Aginst Th' Law
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Corey HarrisBanjo – Jay BennettBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerElectric Guitar – Billy BraggMandolin – Jeff TweedyMusic By – Billy BraggResonator Guitar [Resonator Slide Guitar], Slide Guitar [Resonator Slide Guitar] – Bob EganWords By – Woody Guthrie
D1 All You Fascists
Bass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerElectric Guitar – Jeff TweedyElectric Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggMusic By – Billy BraggSlide Guitar, Harmonica – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
D2 Joe Dimaggio Done It Again
Acoustic Guitar, Lead Vocals – Jeff TweedyBanjo, Acoustic Guitar [Solos], Backing Vocals – Jay BennettDouble Bass [Upright Bass], Backing Vocals – John StirrattMandolin – Ben IvitskyMusic By – Billy BraggPercussion, Backing Vocals, Vocals [Holler] – Ken CoomerViolin – Eliza CarthyWords By – Woody Guthrie
D3 Meanest Man
Electric Bass, Baritone Guitar – John StirrattElectric Guitar – Jeff TweedyMusic By – Billy BraggOrgan [Hammond B3] – Jay BennettPercussion [Gas Heater], Drum [Kick Drum], Drums – Ken CoomerResonator Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
D4 Black Wind Blowing
Music By – Billy BraggResonator Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
D5 Someday Some Morning Sometime
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer], Vocals – Jeff TweedyDrums, Double Bass [Upright Bass], Performer [Delayaphone], Bells – Jay BennettMusic By – Jeff TweedyWords By – Woody Guthrie

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180g Audiophile Vinyl
Lacquers Cut at Bernie Grundman Mastering
Plates and Pressed at Pallas, Diepholz, Germany

Gatefold, tip-on sleeve
Includes a printed insert.

Nonesuch Records Inc., a Warner Music Group Company
℗ & © 2013 Nonesuch Records Inc. for the United States and WEA International Inc. for the world outside of the United States.

Recorded at:
Totally Wired Studios, Dublin / Assisted by Ivan O'Shea, Tom Skerrit, and Keith McDonnell
Windmill Lane, Dublin / Assisted By Gordon Jensen and Ciaràn Cahill
King Size Sound Laboratories, Chicago, IL / Engineered by Dave Trumfio and Mike Hagler
Fort Apache Studio, Boston, MA / Engineered by Matt Ellard and Scott Eisenberg
The Loft, Chicago, IL / Engineered by Jonathan Pines and Jay Bennett, assisted by Tim Harrington

Mixed at Totally Wired Studios, Windmill Lane, King Size, and Private Studios (Champaign, IL)

Mastered [...] at Gateway Mastering Studios, Portland, ME
Lacquers Cut [...] at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

Digital image reproduction and licensing by Tiffany Colannino & Woody Guthrie lyric transcriptions, licensing, and publishing by Anna Canoni / Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc.
All original Woody Guthrie lyrics and photographs courtesy of Nora Guthrie, Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc., and the Woody Guthrie Archives © Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc.

Tracks A1, B3, C1, C2 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Words Ampersand Music (BMI)/You Want A Piece Of This Music (ASCAP), administered by BMG Chrysalis.
Tracks A2, B1, B2, B4, C3-D4 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis/Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Tracks A3, D5 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Words Ampersand Music (BMI)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 075597958218
  • Barcode (Printed): 0 75597 95821 8
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, stamped): -29043- P.USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): 1-536076-A CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, stamped): -29043- P.USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): 1-536076-B CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C, stamped): -29044- P.USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C, etched): 1-536076-C CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D, stamped): -29044- P.USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D, etched): 1-536076-D CB

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
62522-2 Billy Bragg & Wilco Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue Vol. II(CD, Album, Enh) Elektra 62522-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
7559-62522-2 Billy Bragg & Wilco Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue Vol. II(CD, Album, Enh) Elektra 7559-62522-2 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
none Billy Bragg & Wilco Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue Vol. II(CDr, Album, Promo) EastWest, Elektra none Germany 2000 Sell This Version
CD 62522 Billy Bragg & Wilco Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue Vol. II(CD, Album) Elektra CD 62522 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
none Billy Bragg & Wilco Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue Volume 2(CD, Album, Promo) EastWest, Elektra none Germany 2000 Sell This Version

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TheAgeOfAnalog

TheAgeOfAnalog

December 17, 2018
edited about 1 month ago
THIS is the way every 180g reissue should be done. Clean, heavy vinyl, lined inner sleeves, gorgeous tip-on outer sleeves, and separate lyric sheet. Lacquers and mastering by the great Bernie Grundman is of course the most important part, and they don't disappoint. Highly recommended release.
m.r.davis

m.r.davis

February 13, 2016
This is listed as a reissue, but there are no other LPs listed....