Tall Dwarfs ‎– The Short And Sick Of It

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Flying Nun Records ‎– FNCD199 D30870, Flying Nun Records ‎– FNCD199, Flying Nun Records ‎– D 30870
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Thats The Short & Long Of It
1 Tall Dwarfs The Hills Are Alive
Guitar – AB*Organ, Voice – CK*Voice – Miriam Ward Michel
2:04
2 Tall Dwarfs Clover (Take 1)
Electric Guitar, Vocals – CK*Twelve-String Guitar – AB*
1:48
3 Tall Dwarfs Pretty Poison
Guitar, Cymbal – AB*Piano, Vocals – CK*
1:53
4 Tall Dwarfs Sleet
Clavinet, Vocals, Tom Tom – AB*Guitar, Bass – CK*
2:07
5 Tall Dwarfs Burning Blue
Clavinet, Vocals – CK*Drums [Distant] – Mike DooleyGuitar, Piano, Vocals – AB*
2:57
6 Tall Dwarfs Carpetgrabber
Piano, Noises [Feedback] – AB*Triangle, Vocals – CK*
2:03
7 Tall Dwarfs Gone To The Worms
Clavinet, Piano, Vocals – CK*Drums – MD*Guitar, Bass – AB*
2:20
8 Tall Dwarfs Woman (Live)
Bass, Vocals – CK*Guitar – AB*Mixed By [Live] – Doug Hood
4:40
9 Tall Dwarfs Get Outta The Garage
Drums – MD*Guitar, Noises [Feedback] – AB*Organ, Vocals – CK*
2:56
10 Tall Dwarfs Scrapbook
Organ – CK*Twelve-String Guitar, Vocals – AB*
1:45
11 Wall Of Dwarfs* Nothing's Going To Happen
Written-By – Wall Of Dwarfs*
6:05
12 Wall Of Dwarfs* Nothing's Going To Stop It
Written-By – Wall Of Dwarfs*
6:18
Throw A Sickie
13 Tall Dwarfs Underhand
Guitar, Finger Cymbals – AB*Piano, Autoharp, Vocals – CK*
1:50
14 Tall Dwarfs Road & Hedgehog
Mellotron, Vocals – CK*Twelve-String Guitar – AB*
1:42
15 Tall Dwarfs Attack Of The Munchies
Bass, Guitar – AB*Loops, Vocals – CK*
3:40
16 Tall Dwarfs Come Inside
Guitar, Bass, Backing Vocals – AB*Vocals – CK*
2:27
17 Tall Dwarfs The Universality Of Neighborliness
Dulcimer [Adjustable Floor Hammer], Vocals – CK*Guitar, Bass – AB*
0:57
18 Tall Dwarfs The Big Dive
Guitar – AB*Loops, Vocals – CK*
3:06
19 Tall Dwarfs No Place
Bass, Vocals – CK*Guitar – AB*
1:22
20 Tall Dwarfs And Other Kinds
Bass, Twelve-String Guitar, Guitar [Other] – AB*Clavinet, Tom Tom [Floor], Twelve-String Guitar, Vocals – CK*Other [Studio Help] – Bill Latimer, DH*
3:45
21 Tall Dwarfs Farewell
Piano, Xylophone, Piano [Pianet], Vocals – AB*Vocals – CK*
2:02

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Complete Recordings Vol. II, 1985/86
1 to 12 originally released as "That's The Short And Long Of It" LP, 1985.
13 to 21 originally released as "Throw A Sickie" EP, 1986.

Track 8 recorded live at Windsor Castle
Tracks 11 and 12 recorded at Mascot Studios, Auckland
Track 20 recorded at Lab Studio, Auckland
Other tracks recorded at This Kind of Punishment's, Roger's, and Chris's place

Wall Of Dwarfs - "Experiment to see how much we could get out of a proper studio and how much Spector/Martin instrumentation we could cram in."

"20 acoustic guitars, piano, 7 wind instruments, 13 strings, organ, backwards, forwards, and feedback el. guitar. 18 backing vocals, drums & other percussion, vibes and more"

℗&© 1992 Flying Nun Records Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 9 399603 087022
  • Matrix / Runout: MADE BY DISCTRONICS B ** D30870 ** #01

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