Laurie Anderson ‎– Big Science

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– 00659
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A1 From The Air
Alto Saxophone – Bill ObrechtBass [Farfisa] – Roma BaranClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Peter GordonDrums – David Van TieghemVocals, Vocoder, Organ [Farfisa] – Laurie Anderson
4:29
A2 Big Science
Glass Harmonica – Roma BaranPercussion [Bottles] – Perry HobermanPercussion [Rototoms], Timpani [Tympani] – David Van TieghemPercussion [Sticks] – Anderson*, Hoberman*, Baran*Vocals, Synthesizer [Obxa], Percussion, Electronics – Laurie Anderson
6:14
A3 Sweaters
Bagpipes – Rufus HarleyDrums – David Van TieghemVocals, Violin [Violins] – Laurie Anderson
2:18
A4 Walking & Falling
Vocals, Electronics – Laurie Anderson
2:10
A5 Born, Never Asked
Handclaps – Anderson*, Hoberman*, Baran*Marimba – David Van TieghemVocals, Violin [Violins], Keyboards – Laurie Anderson
4:56
B1 O Superman (For Massenet)
Flute, Saxophone – Perry HobermanMastered By – Bill KipperOrgan [Farfisa], Keyboards [Casio], Engineer – Roma BaranVocals, Vocoder, Electronics – Laurie Anderson
8:21
B2 Example #22
Accordion – Roma BaranAlto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Chuck FisherClarinet [B & E], Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Baritone Saxophone – Richard CohenFlute, Piccolo Flute – Perry HobermanPercussion, Drums – David Van TieghemVocals, Violin, Organ [Farfisa] – Laurie AndersonWhistling – Anderson*, Baran*
2:59
B3 Let X=X
Handclaps – Anderson*, Hoberman*, Baran*Percussion [Rototoms] – David Van TieghemTrombone – George LewisVocals, Vocoder, Organ [Farfisa], Synthesizer [Obxa], Marimba – Laurie Anderson
3:51
B4 It Tango
Handclaps – Anderson*, Hoberman*, Baran*Percussion [Rototoms] – David Van TieghemVocals, Synthesizer [Obxa], Organ [Farfisa], Marimba – Laurie Anderson
3:01

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Songs from "United States I-IV"

Recorded at The Lobby, New York City.
Mixed at The Hit Factory, New York City.
Additional tracks recorded at The Hit Factory, Skyline Studios and Sorcerer Sound.
Mastered at Masterdisk.
Plated at Europadisk.

Special thanksto Patty Anderson, Lester Bangs, Robert Coe, Anton Fier, Charles Holland, Geraldine Pontius, Greg Shifrin and Gail Turner.

B1 mixed at The Lobby; for Massenet; originally released on One Ten Records.
B2 special thanks to Paranormals Medeline Vester, Gerhard Rozhek, Coretta Atteroc, Shelley Karson.
B3 original version appeared in ArtForum February 1982.

Includes printed inner sleeve with credits and lyrics.

This pressing has a Warner Bros. "W" logo on the bottom of the label. on both sides, (as pictured) The other US pressing of this album does not have the "W" on the label.

Other Versions (5 of 65) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BSK 3674 Laurie Anderson Big Science(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records BSK 3674 US 1982 Sell This Version
none Laurie Anderson Big Science(CD, Album, Unofficial) Warner Bros. Records (2) none Russia Unknown Sell This Version
3674-2, 257 002 Laurie Anderson Big Science(CD, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 3674-2, 257 002 UK, Europe & US Unknown Sell This Version
670.9029 Laurie Anderson Big Science(LP, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records 670.9029 Brazil 1989 Sell This Version
7559-79988-5 Laurie Anderson Big Science(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RM) Nonesuch 7559-79988-5 Europe 2007 Sell This Version

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