Silver Jews ‎– American Water

Drag City ‎– DC149
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Half-Speed Mastered


A1 Random Rules 3:54
A2 Smith & Jones Forever 3:17
A3 Night Society 2:15
A4 Federal Dust 3:58
A5 People 4:41
A6 Blue Arrangements 4:36
B1 We Are Real 4:20
B2 Send In The Clouds 5:22
B3 Like Like The The The Death 3:58
B4 Buckingham Rabbit 4:54
B5 Honk If You're Lonely 2:44
B6 The Wild Kindness 3:54

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Includes a single-sided, printed insert with lyrics and credits.
Sticker: This album has been half-speed mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios.

DRAG CITY P.O. Box 476867 Chicago, Illinois 60647

Recorded at the Rare Book Room, Brooklyn
Mastered at Abbey Road, London

All songs by D.C. Berman ©1998 Civil Jar Music (BMI)
except "Federal Dust" and "Blue Arrangements" (Berman/Malkmus) © 1998 Civil Jar Music (BMI)/Treble Kicker (Virgin)(BMI)
and "Honk If You're Lonely" (Berman/Pratt)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned sticker on shrinkwrap): 036172914913
  • Barcode (As printed on sticker): 0 36172 91491 3
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side runout, etched): DC-149 A2 31312.1(3)... MILES ABBEY ROAD ½ SPEED ROOM 30
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side runout, etched): DC-149 B2 31312.2(3)...
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 12) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
DC 149CD Silver Jews American Water(CD, Album) Drag City DC 149CD US 1998 Sell This Version
724384660325 Silver Jews American Water(CD, Album) Labels, Domino 724384660325 Europe 1998 Sell This Version
none Silver Jews American Water(12xFile, WAV, Album, RE) Drag City none 2018
WIGLP 56 Silver Jews American Water(LP, Album, TP) Domino WIGLP 56 UK 1998 Sell This Version
WIGCD 56P Silver Jews American Water(CD, Album, Promo) Domino WIGCD 56P UK 1998 Sell This Version


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August 18, 2020
Poor paper inner sleaves, very disappointed. I think they should have done better with the whole packaging. Still, it sounds good.


December 3, 2018
Sounds great, but I expected more from this reissue. No additional booklet, and a cheap paper insert.