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

Label:
EG ‎– EGCD 48, EG ‎– 0777 786473 2 4, EG ‎– 257 963
Format:
CD, Album, Reissue
Country:
Released:
 
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 America Is Waiting
Arranged By – Laswell*, Eno*, Byrne*, Van Tieghem*, Wright*Bass – Bill LaswellBass [Click] – Tim Wright (2)Drums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
3:37
2 Mea Culpa
Bodhrán [Bodhran] – Dennis Keeley
3:43
3 Regiment
Arranged By – Eno*, Jones*, Frantz*, Byrne*, Fripp*Bass – Busta JonesDrums – Chris FrantzDrums, Percussion – David Van TieghemVoice – Dunya Yusin*
3:57
4 Help Me Somebody
Congas, Percussion [Metals] – Steve ScalesDrums – John CookseyVoice – Reverend Paul Morton
4:18
5 The Jezebel Spirit
Bata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo LewisPercussion [Can], Bass Drum – Prairie Prince
4:57
6 Very, Very Hungry 3:21
7 Moonlight In Glory
Congas, Gong [Agong-Gong] – Jose RossyVoice – The Moving Star Hall Singers
4:21
8 The Carrier
Bata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo LewisPercussion [Can], Bass Drum – Prairie PrinceVoice – Dunya Yusin*
3:34
9 A Secret Life
Voice – Samira Tewfik*
2:30
10 Come With Us 2:39
11 Mountain Of Needles 2:37

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

Variant of My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts: different barcode (0 077778 647324 > instead of 5 012985 304825).
Also different from My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts as this version is manufactured in Holland and not the UK.

Originally released in 1981.
Title from a novel by Amos Tutuola.

Catalog numbers:
EGCD 48 and 0777 786473 2 4 on spine, back cover, disc face and booklet
257 963 on back cover

All titles published by E.G. Music Ltd./Warner Brothers Music Ltd. 1981

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.
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.

Rooks on track 4 courtesy April Potts, Eglingham Hall.

Studios
RPM, New York, August 4 & 16, 1979.
Blue Rock, New York, September 5, 1979.
Eldorado, Los Angeles. During February & March 1980.
Different Fur, San Francisco. During April 1980.
Sigma, New York. During October 1980.

℗ 1981 E.G. Records Ltd.
© 1981 E.G. Records Ltd.

Manufactured in Holland.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 077778 647324 >
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 0): 786473 2 . 3 EMI SWINDON 1-4-1-NL
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 786473 2 . 3 EMI SWINDON 010403-NL
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 0 & 1): none
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 0): ifpi 1448
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): ifpi AAHG6
  • Rights Society (Variant 0): BIEM/STEMRA
  • Other (Distribution code): F: PM 500
  • Other: D: 257 963
  • Other: UK: EGCD 48
  • Other (SPARS code): AAD

Other Versions (5 of 64) View All

Recommendations

Reviews