Billy Bragg & Wilco ‎– Mermaid Avenue Vol. III

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Nonesuch ‎– 536077-1
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, 180g
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A1 Bugeye Jim
Music By – Billy BraggResonator Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
A2 When The Roses Bloom Again
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Jeff TweedyBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerGuitar – Billy BraggKeyboards – Jay BennettLap Steel Guitar – Corey HarrisMusic By – Jeff TweedyPedal Steel Guitar – Bob EganWords By – Will D. Cobb
A3 Gotta Work
Acoustic Guitar – Jeff TweedyAcoustic Guitar, Vocals – Corey HarrisMusic By – Corey HarrisWords By – Woody Guthrie
A4 My Thirty Thousand
Banjo, Melodica, Backing Vocals – Jay BennettBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerGuitar, Vocals – Billy BraggMusic By – Billy BraggViola – Ben IvitskyViolin – Eliza CarthyWords By – Woody Guthrie
B1 Ought To Be Satisfied Now
Electric Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggMusic By – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
B2 Listening To The Wind That Blows
Bass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerGuitar, Vocals – Jeff TweedyKeyboards – Jay BennettMusic By – Jeff TweedyWords By – Woody Guthrie
B3 Go Down To The Water
Music By – Billy BraggTenor Banjo, Vocals – Billy BraggViolin – Eliza CarthyWords By – Woody Guthrie
B4 Chain Of Broken Hearts
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Jeff TweedyMandolin, Banjo, Harmonica – Jay BennettMusic By – Jeff TweedyPercussion – Ken CoomerWords By – Woody Guthrie
C1 Jailcell Blues
Acoustic Guitar – Jay Bennett, Jeff TweedyAcoustic Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerMusic By – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
C2 Don't You Marry
Music By – Billy BraggResonator Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie
C3 Give Me A Nail
Acoustic Guitar, Twelve-String Guitar [12-String Electric Guitar], Electric Guitar [12-String Electric Guitar] – Jeff TweedyBass – John StirrattDrums, Tambourine, Whistle – Ken CoomerElectric Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggLap Steel Guitar – Corey HarrisMusic By – Billy BraggPiano, Keyboards – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
C4 The Jolly Banker
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Jeff TweedyBass Guitar – John StirrattDrums, Percussion [Jim Scott's Cash And Garden Tools] – Glenn KotcheHarpsichord – Patrick Sansone*Lap Steel Guitar – Nels ClineOrgan [Hammond B3], Sounds [Leslie Cab] – Mikael JorgensenPercussion [A Garden Tool] – Leslie FeistRecorded By [Additional Recording] – Jason TobiasRecorded By, Mixed By – Jim ScottWords By, Music By – Woody Guthrie
C5 Union Prayer
Music By – Billy BraggTenor Banjo, Vocals – Billy BraggViola – Ben IvitskyViolin – Eliza CarthyWords By – Woody Guthrie
D1 Be Kind To The Boy On The Road
Bass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerElectric Guitar – Jeff TweedyElectric Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggMusic By – Billy BraggOrgan – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
D2 Ain'ta Gonna Grieve
Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar [Lead Electric Guitar], Electric Guitar [Lead Electric Guitar], Vocals – Jeff TweedyBass – John StirrattDrums – Ken CoomerGuitar – Corey HarrisMandolin – Billy BraggMusic By – Jay Bennett, Jeff TweedyPiano, Organ [Hammond B3], Organ [Farfisa Bass Pedals] – Jay BennettWords By – Woody Guthrie
D3 Tea Bag Blues
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Corey HarrisBacking Vocals – Billy BraggMusic By – Corey HarrisWords By – Woody Guthrie
D4 I'm Out To Get
Acoustic Guitar – Jeff TweedyBanjo, Guitar [High-Strung Epiphone Guitar], Mandolin – Jay BennettBass – John StirrattDrums [Small Drum Drums] – Ken CoomerElectric Guitar – Corey HarrisElectric Guitar, Vocals – Billy BraggMusic By – Billy BraggWords By – Woody Guthrie

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Record Store Day Black Friday release Nov 29, 2013.

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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.

Tracks A1, A4, B3, C1 to C3, C5, D1, D4 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis/Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Tracks A2, B2, B4 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Words Ampersand Music (BMI)
Tracks A3, D3 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis/Njumba Music (ASCAP), admin. by Small Scale Music
Track B1 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc./TRO-Ludlow Music, Inc. & BMG Chrysalis
Track C4 published by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. (BMI), admin. by BMG Chrysalis
Track D2 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), admin. by BMG Chrysalis

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)

"The Jolly Banker"
Recorded and Mixed in 2009 by Jim Scott at The Loft, Chicago, IL
Additional Recording by Jason Tobias

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.
Interior photograph of Woody Guthrie courtesy of Nora Guthrie © Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, stamped): -29045- P. USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): 1-536077-A CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, stamped): -29045- P. USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): 1-536077-B CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C, stamped): -29046- P. USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C, etched): 1-536077-C CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D, stamped): -29046- P. USA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D, etched): 1-536077-D CB
  • Barcode (String): 075597958201
  • Barcode (Printed): 0 75597 95820 1
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

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TheAgeOfAnalog

TheAgeOfAnalog

December 17, 2018
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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.