Brian Eno - David Byrne ‎– My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

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A1 America Is Waiting
Arranged By – Laswell*, Eno*, Byrne*, Van Tieghem*, Wright*Bass – Bill LaswellBass [Click] – Tim Wright (2)Drums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
3:36
A2 Mea Culpa
Bodhrán – Dennis Keeley
3:45
A3 Regiment
Arranged By – Eno*, Jones*, Frantz*, Byrne*, Fripp*Bass – Busta JonesDrums – Chris FrantzDrums, Percussion – David Van TieghemVoice – Dunya Yusin*Written-By – Eno*, Jones*, Byrne*
3:56
A4 Help Me Somebody
Congas, Percussion [Metals] – Steve ScalesDrums – John Cooksey
4:18
A5 The Jezebel Spirit
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo Lewis
5:00
B1 Qu'ran
Drums – John Cooksey
3:46
B2 Moonlight In Glory
Congas, Gong [Agong-gong] – Jose RossyVoice – The Moving Star Hall Singers
4:46
B3 The Carrier
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo LewisVoice – Dunya Yusin*
3:30
B4 A Secret Life
Voice – Samira Tewfik*
2:30
B5 Come With Us 2:38
B6 Mountain Of Needles 2:35

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The tracks are numbered from 1 to 11 on the Sleeve.

VOICES
1. Unidentified indignant radio host, San Francisco, April 1980.
2. Inflamed caller and smooth politician replying, both unidentified. Radio call-in show, New York, July 1979.
3. Dunya Yusin, Lebanese mountain singer. (From 'The Human Voice in the World of Islam' Tangent Records TGS 131).
4. Reverend Paul Morton, broadcast sermon, New Orleans, June 1980.
5. Unidentified exorcist, New York, September 1980.

6. Algerian Muslims chanting Qu'ran. (Same source as 3).
7. The Moving Star Hall Singers, Sea Islands, Georgia (From 'The Moving Star Hall Singers' Folkways FS 3841).
8. Dunya Yusin. (See 3).
9. Samira Tewfik, Egyptian popular singer. (From 'Les Plus Grandes Artistes du Monde Arabe' EMI Records).
10. Unidentified radio evangelist, San Francisco, April 1980.

Title from a novel by Amos Tutuola.

Cover: PRINTED IN HOLLAND
Label: MADE IN HOLLAND

On later editions of this album the track "Qu'ran" was omited because of religious reasons.

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  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout: 2302 °100 1Y 1 (P)1981 670 114 06
  • Matrix / Runout: 2302 100 2Y 1 (P)1981 670 114 06

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