They Might Be Giants ‎– Apollo 18

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1 Dig My Grave
Cello – Garo YellinViolin – Mark Feldman
1:08
2 I Palindrome I 2:22
3 She's Actual Size
Drums – Jim Thomas
2:05
4 My Evil Twin 2:37
5 Mammal 2:14
6 The Statue Got Me High 3:06
7 Spider 0:50
8 The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight)
Trumpet – Frank LondonVocals – Laura CantrellWritten-By – Weiss*, Peretti*, Creatore*, They Might Be Giants
3:49
9 Dinner Bell 2:11
10 Narrow Your Eyes 2:46
11 Hall Of Heads
Backing Vocals – Julie Cohen (2)Violin – Mark Feldman
2:53
12 Which Describes How You're Feeling 1:13
13 See The Constellation 3:27
14 If I Wasn't Shy 1:43
15 Turn Around 2:53
16 Hypnotist Of Ladies 1:42
Fingertips
17 Catching On Fire 0:12
18 Fingertips
Banjo, Vocals – Peter Stampfel
0:06
19 I Hear The Wind Blow
Vocals – Nicholas Hill
0:10
20 Hey Now Everybody
Vocals – Elma Mayer
0:05
21 Who Is That Standing By My Window? 0:06
22 I Found A New Friend
Vocals – Brian Dewan
0:07
23 Wreck My Car 0:11
24 Aren't You The Guy? 0:06
25 Please Pass The Milk
Vocals – Elma Mayer
0:08
26 Leave Me Alone 0:05
27 Who's Knocking On The Wall?
Vocals – Brian Dewan
0:04
28 All Alone By Myself 0:05
29 What's That Blue Thing Doing Here? 0:08
30 Something Grabbed A Hold Of My Hand
Vocals – Amy Allison
0:11
31 I Don't Understand You 0:27
32 I Heard A Sound 0:04
33 Mysterious Whisper 0:28
34 The Day That Love Came To Play 0:08
35 I'm Having A Heart Attack 0:22
36 Fingertips (Reprise)
Banjo, Vocals – Peter Stampfel
0:10
37 I Walk Along Darkened Corridors 1:01
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38 Space Suit 1:36

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The tracklisting on the back cover and the lyrics both refer to Fingertips as one track, but it is broken up into 21 tracks on the CD (17-37). The individual track titles used here are unofficial titles that based on lyrics from each track

"The indexing of this disc is designed to complement the Shuffle Mode of modern CD players."

Recorded in New York City at the Magic Shop.
Mixed at Right Track, NYC, except Fingertips mixed at East Hill
Mastered at Masterdisk, NYC

Garo [Yellin] and Jim [Thomas] courtesy of Bar/None Records.

Ralph Morse and Don Uhrbock photos courtesy of LIFE (© Time Warner Inc.)
Other space photographs courtesy of NASA

All songs [...] © 1992 They Might Be Giants Music ASCAP, administered by WB Music Corp. except "The Guitar" [...] © 1992 They Might Be Giants Music/Abilene Music Inc. ASCAP, admin. by Abilene Music Inc. and WB Music Corp. "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" used by permission of Abilene Music Inc.

℗ & © 1992 Elektra Entertainment a division of Warner Communications, Inc., for the United States and WEA International Inc. for the world outside of the United States.

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  • Barcode: 0 7559-61257-2 7
  • Matrix / Runout: ARC 2 61257-2 SRC+01 M1 S4

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
61257-4 They Might Be Giants Apollo 18(Cass, Album, Promo) Elektra 61257-4 US 1992 Sell This Version
CD 61257 They Might Be Giants Apollo 18(CD, Album) Elektra CD 61257 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
9 61257-4 They Might Be Giants Apollo 18(Cass, Album, Dig) Elektra 9 61257-4 US 1992 Sell This Version
7559-61257-2 They Might Be Giants Apollo 18(CD, Album) Elektra 7559-61257-2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
9 61257-2, 61257-2 They Might Be Giants Apollo 18(CD, Album) Elektra, Elektra 9 61257-2, 61257-2 US 1992 Sell This Version

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Catfish

Catfish

July 4, 2006
edited over 11 years ago
Following up on murderbot's comment, in spite of best intentions some of the Fingertips tracks actually leak into the previous and/or next track, somewhat spoiling the random effect. Still, a good album to shuffle in the 5 cd changer.