Jad Fair ‎– Monarchs

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Iridescence Records ‎– G-2
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Vinyl, LP, Album
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A1 Starry Eyes
Guitar – Glenn Jones (2), Mark JicklingGuitar [Treated] – Martin SwopeGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairOrgan – Rick Scott (2)Percussion [Electronic], Synthesizer – Erik Lindgren (2)Piano [Semi-prepared] – Roger Miller (2)Tambourine – Phil MilsteinWritten-By – Roky Erickson
A2 Thank You
A3 Amnesia
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
A4 She Went Downtown
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
A5 Hang Seven
Guitar – Glenn Jones (2), Jad Fair, Phil MilsteinGuitar [Treated] – Martin SwopeInstruments [Unidentified Instrument] – Rick Scott (2)Organ, Percussion [Electronic], Organ – Erik Lindgren (2)Piano [Fork And Pan] – Roger Miller (2)
A6 Folsom Prison Blues
Bass – Mark JicklingDrums – David FairGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairPercussion – John DreyfussVocals – Margie Moreman*Written-By – Johnny Cash
A7 I Changed My Mind Twice
Bass – Don FlemingDrums – David FairGuitar – Mark JicklingGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairSaxophone – John Dreyfuss
A8 Stephanie
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
A9 Early In The Morning
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
A10 I Told Lies
Drums – David FairGuitar – Mark JicklingGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairSaxophone – John Dreyfuss
A11 Ring
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
B1 Rambi Shimba
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
B2 Lucille
Guitar – Glenn Jones (2)Guitar [Treated] – Martin SwopeGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairPiano [Prepared] – Rick Scott (2)Slide Guitar – Roger Miller (2)Synthesizer, Percussion [Electronic] – Erik Lindgren (2)Wood Block [Woodblock] – Phil MilsteinWritten-By – Albert Collins (2), Richard Penniman
B3 ... To Reveal Yet Another Face. This One Even More Frightening Than The One Before. Immediately I Jumped From My Chair And Ran Toward The Door. I Now Knew What I Needed To. Unfortunately... So Did He.
Drums, Bass, Musette – Tom RecchionGuitar – Jad Fair
B4 Guess Who
Drums – David FairGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairPercussion – John Dreyfuss, Mark JicklingWritten-By – Arthur Freed, Burton Lane
B5 Toad
Bass – Fredrik NilsenDrums, Guitar – Jad FairGuitar – Tom RecchionWritten-By – Ginger Baker
B6 All Shook Up
Bass – Mark JicklingDrums – David FairPercussion – John DreyfussVocals – Margie Moreman*Vocals, Guitar – Jad FairWritten-By – Elvis Presley, Otis Blackwell
B7 From Where I Stood I Could See The Shape That Once Was Formless Take On The Characteristics Of A Human Being. Who Are You?, I Gasped. Do You Not Know Me?, He Replied. I Was Once A Very Powerful Man. (A King).
Drums, 6-String Bass – Tom RecchionPerformer [This And That] – Jad Fair
B8 No No No No No
Instruments, Vocals – Jad Fair
B9 We Are Good
Drums – John DreyfussGuitar – Mark JicklingGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairPercussion – David Fair
B10 Say It Again
Drums – David FairGuitar – Mark JicklingGuitar, Vocals – Jad FairPercussion – John Dreyfuss
B11 The End
Organ – Jad FairSynthesizer [Beep] – Tom Recchion

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Notes

Including a 2-sided insert with track titles and credits on one side and a (until then unreleased) poem by Ernest Noyes Brookings.

Jacket comes in different colour variations:
yellow & red (this one)
yellow & green
blue & purple
blue & green
light blue & dark blue
light red & dark red
red & black
red & blue
green & white

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: G-2~A SLM Δ 6975 /-
  • Matrix / Runout: G-2~B SLM Δ 6975-X /-

Other Versions (5 of 9) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
G-2 Jad Fair Monarchs(LP, Album) Iridescence Records G-2 US 1984 Sell This Version
G-2 Jad Fair Monarchs(LP, Album) Iridescence Records G-2 US 1984 Sell This Version
G-2 Jad Fair Monarchs(LP, Album) Iridescence Records G-2 US 1984 Sell This Version
DRJIM 20 Jad Fair Monarchs(CD, Album, RE) Dr Jim's Records DRJIM 20 Australia 1997 Sell This Version
G-2 Jad Fair Monarchs(LP, Album) Iridescence Records G-2 US 1984 Sell This Version

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