Laurie Anderson ‎– Life On A String

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Nonesuch ‎– 795392-2
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1 One White Whale
Backing Vocals – John Kelly (7)Percussion – Joey BaronVocals – Tom NelisVocals, Keyboards – Laurie Anderson
2:03
2 The Island Where I Come From
Arco Bass – Greg CohenBass, Organ – Skúli SverrissonPercussion – Mino CineluPercussion, Handclaps – Danny FrankelSaxophone – Chris SpeedTape [Open Loop] – David TornTrumpet – Cuong VuVocals – Laurie Anderson
4:07
3 Pieces And Parts
Bass – Skúli SverrissonCello – Erik FriedlanderKeyboards, Mellotron, Accordion [Claviola] – Mitchell FroomViolin – Eyvind KangVocals, Keyboards – Laurie Anderson
3:35
4 Here With You
Bass – Skúli SverrissonCello – Erik FriedlanderViolin – Laurie Anderson
2:23
5 Slip Away
Bass – Skúli SverrissonCello – Erik FriedlanderDrums – Joey BaronHuqin [Baritone Banhu] – LihengKeyboards, Percussion – Peter SchererStrings, Keyboards [Additional] – Jamshied SharifiVocals, Keyboards – Laurie Anderson
5:50
6 My Compensation
Composed By, Percussion [Programming] – Skúli SverrissonTurntables, Tape [Samples] – Hal WillnerVocals – Laurie Anderson
2:28
7 Dark Angel
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor, Keyboards – Van Dyke ParksCello – Fredrick Zlotkin*, Jeanne LeBlancConcertmaster – Elena BarereCopyist – Dwight MikkelsenDouble Bass [Bass] – Timothy Cobb*Tape [Samples] – Hal WillnerViola – Judith Wilmer*, Karen Dreyfus, Sue Pray, Vincent LiontiViolin – Ann Leathers, Barry Finclair, Carol Webb, Ellen Payne, Enrico DiCecco*, Heidi Modr, Jan Mullen, Jean Ingram*, Joel Pitchon, Jonathan Dinklage, Ricky Sortomme*Vocals – Laurie Anderson
3:24
8 Broken
Bass, Bass [High] – Skúli SverrissonDrums – Joey BaronKeyboards – Peter SchererMellotron, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – Mitchell FroomViolin – Laurie Anderson
3:19
9 Washington Street
Bass – Skúli SverrissonBells – Ben RubinDrums – Joey BaronGuitar – Bill FrisellVocals, Keyboards, Violin – Laurie Anderson
4:40
10 Statue Of Liberty
Bass, Performer [Sounds] – Skúli SverrissonCello – Erik FriedlanderVocals, Keyboards, Violin, Gong – Laurie Anderson
4:25
11 One Beautiful Evening
Arranged By [Percussion] – Martin BrumbachBass, Performer [Sounds] – Skúli SverrissonGuitar – Lou ReedMellotron – Mitchell FroomPercussion [Beats], Keyboards – Mocean WorkerPercussion [Box-o-toys] – Danny FrankelVocals – Laurie Anderson
5:05
12 Life On A String
Bass, Guitar [Bowed], Keyboards – Skúli SverrissonKeyboards – Peter SchererKeyboards, Percussion, Vocals – Laurie AndersonPercussion – Vinicius Cantuaria*
2:58

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Recorded at The Lobby, New York City (USA).
Additional recordings at The Magic Shop and Edison Recording, New York City (USA).
Mixed at NuMedia, New York City (USA).
Mastered at Gateway Mastering Studios (Portland, ME, USA).

Comes in a gatefold sleeve with an illustrated booklet also enclosed in a cardboard slipcase.

All compositions published by Difficult Music (BMI).
© & ℗ 2001 Nonesuch Records for the United States & WEA for he world outside the United States.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 075597953923
  • Matrix / Runout: 2 79539-2 RE-1 02 M2S2
  • Mastering SID Code: ifpiL903
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2U3X

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PRCD-300464 Laurie Anderson Life On A String(CD, Promo) Nonesuch PRCD-300464 US 2001 Sell This Version
7559-79539-2 Laurie Anderson Life On A String(HDCD, Album) Nonesuch 7559-79539-2 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
LDR 2208 Laurie Anderson Life On A String(CD, Album, Ltd, Unofficial) Limited Edition (6) LDR 2208 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
795392-2 Laurie Anderson Life On A String(HDCD, Album) Nonesuch 795392-2 Canada 2001 Sell This Version
none Laurie Anderson Life On A String(CDr, TP) WEA none US 2001 Sell This Version

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