David Byrne ‎– The Knee Plays

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Nonesuch ‎– 303228-2
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Tracklist

1 Tree (Today Is An Important Occasion) 4:07
2 In The Upper Room 3:40
3 The Sound Of Business 6:20
4 Social Studies 4:59
5 (The Gift Of Sound) Where The Sun Never Goes Down 2:37
6 Theadora Is Dozing 3:04
7 Admiral Perry 5:32
8 I Bid You Goodnight 2:55
9 Things To Do (I've Tried) 3:27
10 Winter 6:26
11 Jungle Book 3:43
12 In The Future 6:35
13 Tree (Reprise) 2:36
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14 I've Tried (Things To Do) 3:28
15 Tic Toc 2 (In The Future) 5:36
16 Whisper 3:17
17 Misterias 2:42
18 Faust Dance 2:18
19 Ghost 3:24
20 Super Natural 2:56
The Knee Plays - Robert Wilson, David Byrne, Joann Verburg
DVD-1 Tree (Today Is An Important Occasion)
DVD-2 In The Upper Room
DVD-3 The Sound Of Business
DVD-4 Social Studies
DVD-5 (The Gift Of Sound) Where The Sun Never Goes Down
DVD-6 Theadora Is Dozing
DVD-7 Admiral Perry
DVD-8 I Bid You Goodnight
DVD-9 Things To Do (I've Tried)
DVD-10 Winter
DVD-11 Jungle Book
DVD-12 In The Future
DVD-13 Tree (Reprise)

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Bonus DVD features "the entire 57-minute original theatrical performance as a slide-show with music".
The Knee Plays was originally conceived as part of Robert Wilson's epic play "the CIVIL warS".
Tracks 13 to 20 are instrumental bonus tracks.
Tracks 16 to 20 are also marked as Kabuki (Voice: David Byrne; Instruments: Ookawa, Oodaiko, Bells, Emn II, Rhodes, Fue, Taiko, Tsuzumi, Vocals, Bowed Cymbals).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 75597 99678 4
  • Barcode (String): 075597996784
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): 1 303228-2 TEXT 01 Z64876 M1S3
  • Mastering SID Code (CD. Written twice): ifpi L909
  • Mould SID Code (CD): IFPI 2U3P
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): 1 303228-1.A VA01 M1S1
  • Mastering SID Code (DVD): IFPI L906
  • Mould SID Code (DVD): IFPI 2UL8

Other Versions (5 of 21) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1-25022, 9 25022-1 E David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(LP, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records 1-25022, 9 25022-1 E US 1985 Sell This Version
EJ 240381 4 David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(Cass, Album) Regal Zonophone EJ 240381 4 UK 1985 Sell This Version
1A 064-24 0381 1, EJ 24 0381 1 David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(LP, Album) Zonophone, Zonophone 1A 064-24 0381 1, EJ 24 0381 1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
303228-2, 7559-799679-8, 75597996798 David Byrne The Knee Plays(CD, Album, RM + DVD-V, NTSC, 720) Nonesuch, Nonesuch, Nonesuch 303228-2, 7559-799679-8, 75597996798 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
EMS-91127 David Byrne Music For The Knee Plays(LP, Album, Promo) Zonophone EMS-91127 Japan 1985 Sell This Version

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