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

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1 America Is Waiting
Bass – Bill LaswellBass [Click] – Tim Wright (2)Drums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
2 Mea Culpa
Bodhrán [Bodhran] – Dennis Keeley
3 Regiment
Bass – Busta JonesDrums – Chris FrantzDrums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
4 Help Me Somebody
Congas, Percussion [Metals] – Steve ScalesDrums – John Cooksey
5 The Jezebel Spirit
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo Lewis
6 Qu'ran
Drums – John Cooksey
7 Moonlight In Glory
Congas, Percussion [Agong-gong] – Jose Rossy
8 The Carrier
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo Lewis
9 A Secret Life
10 Come With Us
11 Mountain Of Needles
12 Very, Very Hungry

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Notes

This edition, exclusive to Tower Records Japan only, includes both "Qu'ran" (track 6) and "Very, Very Hungry" (track 12), which cannot be found together in any other edition of the album.

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, 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.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 943674 106660
  • Matrix / Runout: WQCP -1035 1W V
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L244
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 4011
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other Versions (5 of 75) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SRK 6093 Brian Eno - David Byrne Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(LP, Album, Win) Sire SRK 6093 US 1981 Sell This Version
PRO 301705 Brian Eno & David Byrne Brian Eno & David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(CD, Album, RM, Promo) Nonesuch PRO 301705 US 2006 Sell This Version
2302 100 Brian Eno & David Byrne Brian Eno & David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(LP, Album) EG, Polydor 2302 100 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
207 963-620, 207 963 Brian Eno - David Byrne Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(LP, Album, RE) EG, Virgin, EG, Virgin 207 963-620, 207 963 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
XM5S-6093 Brian Eno - David Byrne Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(Cass, Album, Dol) Sire XM5S-6093 Canada 1981 Sell This Version

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kaleidophonics

kaleidophonics

July 10, 2016
There are no remaster/reissue credits in English on this release. "Qu'ran," unfortunately, sounds as if it was taken straight from one of the older CD editions as the levels drop compared to the other tracks on the disc.