Brokeback ‎– Field Recordings From The Cook County Water Table

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Tokuma Japan Communications ‎– TKCB-71601
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1 After The Internationals
Acoustic Bass – Douglas McCombsCornet [Coronet] – Rob MazurekDouble Bass – John Abrams*
5:09
2 Returns To The Orange Grove 4:15
3 The Field Code
Steel Guitar [Lap Steel] – Douglas McCombsSynthesizer [Arp 2600] – John McEntire
4:33
4 This Is Where We Sleep 2:25
5 Another Routine Day Breaks
Performer [Trap Kit] – John Herndon
5:00
6 We Let The "S" Hang In The Air 3:10
7 The Wilson Ave. Bridge At The Chicago River, 1953 7:53
8 The Flat Curving
Loops [Rhodes Loop] – Douglas McCombs
3:17
9 A Blueprint
Electric Piano [Rhodes Piano] – Douglas McCombsTriangle – John McEntire
3:09
10 Seiche 2
Performer [Trap Kit] – John McEntire
2:11
11 The Great Banks
Triangle – John McEntireVocals – Mary HansenWhistle – Douglas McCombs
4:48
12 Sometimes A Cold Rain Can Push Down On The Back Of Your Head 2:14
13 Flat Handed And On The Wing
Cornet [Coronet] – Jon BirdsongGuitar [Slide Guitar] – Joey BurnsMixed By – Casey RiceRecorded By – Craig Schumacher
12:35

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Notes

This recording wa engineered and mixed at James Bond Loft, Soma, and Electrical Audio in Chicago Winter 98-99.
Mary Hansen's vocals reorded by her at Spatio-Dynamic in London.
except track 13 recorded at Wavelab Tucson and mixed at Classics chicago.
Mastered at Sae Analog and Digital Mastering Services.

All songs © Douglas McCombs except a portition of "After the Internationals" which was improvised by Josh Abrams, Noel Kupersmith and Douglas McCombs and "Flat Handed And On The Wing" which was improvised by Joey Burns, Jon Birdsong, Noel Kupersmith and Douglas McCombs.
Cover photography courtesy Chicago Historical Society.

Japanese edition with obi strip, liner notes and one bonus track (#13).

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