Herbert* ‎– Bodily Functions

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Studio !K7 ‎– !K7097LP
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A1 It's Only
Arranged By [Horns] – Matthew Herbert, Peter WraightFlugelhorn, Flute, Trumpet – Peter WraightViolin – Matthew HerbertVocals – Dani SicilianoVocals [Samples] – Shingai Shoniwa
7:22
A2 Foreign Bodies
Percussion [Blood] – Martin SchmidtPercussion [Kindly Donated Bodily Function Sounds] – The 202 Owl, Achim Brauweiler, Andrei Dubinin, Jeff Klein, John Wraight, Mario Simeunovic, Mark Cremins, Olly Fay, Ricky Antolini, Robert De La Gauthier*, Sasha Kane, Scott Stone, Simon Angel, Wayne Stronell, Zero (17)Recorded By [Blood] – MatmosVocals, Performer [Digestion] – Dani Siciliano
5:38
B1 Suddenly
Bass – Dave GreenPiano – Phil ParnellVocals, Lyrics By [Based On An Idea By] – Dani Siciliano
6:30
B2 Leave Me Now
Guitar [Bass] – Matthew HerbertPiano – Phil ParnellVocals – Dani Siciliano
6:37
C1 I Know
Arranged By – Matthew Herbert, Phil ParnellBass – Dave GreenDrums – Paul ClarvisEngineer – Facundo RodriguezEngineer [Assistant] – Louis Read*Piano – Phil ParnellTrumpet, Flute – Peter Wraight
4:25
C2 The Last Beat
Bass – Dave GreenDrums – Paul ClarvisEngineer – Facundo RodriguezEngineer [Assistant] – Louis Read*Piano – Phil ParnellVocals – Dani Siciliano
4:21
C3 You're Unknown To Me
Clarinet [Bass], Arranged By [Wind] – Peter WraightPercussion – Sunray StarPiano – Matthew HerbertViolin – John MatthiasVocals, Lyrics By – Dani Siciliano
2:14
D1 You Saw It All
Backing Vocals – Dani SicilianoPiano [Samples] – Phil ParnellRecorded By [Percussion] – MatmosVocals – Luca Santucci
7:05
D2 Addiction
Piano, Electric Piano [Rhodes], Guitar [Bass] – Matthew HerbertVocals – Dani Siciliano
6:45
E1 On Reflection
Bass – Dave GreenCymbal [Ride] – Ashley MarloweFlute, Trumpet – Peter WraightPercussion [Knuckles, Hair, Skin, Teeth And Bones] – Dani Siciliano, Matthew Herbert, Nick Denton (2)Piano – Phil ParnellVocals – Dani Siciliano
4:30
E2 I Miss You
Guitar – Jim MullenPerformer [New Orleans Funeral Clarinet Band] – Dani SicilianoVocals – Shingai Shoniwa
4:53
F1 The Audience
Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Phil ParnellPiano – Matthew HerbertVocals – Dani Siciliano, Shingai ShoniwaWritten-By – P. Parnell*
6:17
F2 About This Time Each Day
Bass – Dave GreenClarinet – Dani SicilianoGuitar – Jim MullenPiano – Phil Parnell
3:45
F3 Its Only A Reprise
Arranged By [Horns] – Matthew Herbert, Peter WraightFlugelhorn, Flute, Trumpet – Peter WraightViolin – Matthew HerbertVocals – Dani SicilianoVocals [Samples] – Shingai Shoniwa
1:58

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All tracks recorded in Swingtime expect tracks C1 & C2 recorded at R. G. Jones

A1: Started in 1996 at Cheap Studios, Vienna and completed in Swingtime Dec 98.
A2: Recorded Jan 2001. All percussion taken from bodily function sounds kindly donated by strangers and friends around the world. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
B1: Recorded August 00
B2: Recorded originally in Jan 97 then completed over the next three years. Horns by Peter Wraight and vocals by Shingai Shinowa are no longer in it. Door slams recorded at Five Oak, Green.
C1: Recorded June 97. Horns and Flute added in Swingtime Sept 00. Additional percussion sampled from the recordings and added six months and three years later. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
C2: Recorded June 97. Additional percussion sampled from the recordings and added in Swingtime later. Original version appeared on "Around The House" LP 1998. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
C3: Recorded in October 00 before the birth of Sunray Star. All percussion sounds are from Ray herself and were added after ther birth on 12.10.00. Lyrics started on Plakas Beach, Agios Ioannis, Greece August 00. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
D1: Recorded in November 00. Percussion sounds taken from recordings of laser eye surgery (Laser in Situ Keratomileusis) kindly provided by Matmos in San Francisco and originally recorded for their album "A Chance To Cut Is A Chance To Cure". Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
D2: Recorded September 00 and re-recorded Jan 01. All percussion sounds taken from bottles recycled behind London Road SE23. The scratchy sound at the beginning is of a mouse trying to get out of a waste bin it had fallen into in the studio. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
E1: Recorded October 00. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
E2: Recorded August 98. All eight vocal takes are used simultaneously. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
F1: Recorded between January 00 and November 00. All percussion up to 4'12" taken from the random contents of Dani's bag on the day of composition.
F2: Recorded December 00. Written according to the rules of PCCOM.
F3: Recorded September 00. See track A1 for credits.

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  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): MPO !K 7097 A1 MIKE'S TM - THE EXCHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): MPO !K 7097 B1 MIKE'S TM - THE EXCHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C): MPO !K 7097 C1 MIKE'S TM - THE EXCHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D): MPO !K 7097 D1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side E): MPO !K 7097 E1 MIKE'S TM - THE EXCHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side F): MPO !K 7097 F1 MIKE'S TM - THE EXCHANGE
  • Barcode: 7 30003 70971 5
  • Label Code: LC 07306

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
!K7097CD Herbert* Bodily Functions(CD, Album) Studio !K7 !K7097CD Europe 2001 Sell This Version
AC37CDJ Herbert* Bodily Functions (Special 10th Anniversary Edition)(2xCD, Album, RE, Gat) Accidental AC37CDJ Japan 2011 Sell This Version
AC66CD Herbert* Bodily Functions (Special 10th Anniversary Edition)(CD, Album, RE + CD, Comp) Accidental AC66CD Europe 2012 Sell This Version

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benjaminfreeney

benjaminfreeney

April 9, 2013
Please check the past sales history for prices. €75 is out of whack and exploitative!