Thinking Plague ‎– A History Of Madness

Cuneiform Records ‎– rune 180, Cuneiform Records ‎– Rune 180
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1 Blown Apart
Guest [With], Vocals [Telephonic Jibberings] – Mark Fuller
2 Consolamentum
Guest [With], Trumpet – Ron Miles
3 Rapture Of The Deep (For Leslie) 5:59
4 Gúdamy Le Máyagot (An Phocainn Theard Deig)
Guest [With], Fiddle – Jean Harrison (2)Guest [With], Percussion – Dave Kerman*Guest [With], Voice [Voices] – Leslie JordanRecorded By [Percussion Recorded By] – Udi Koomran
5 Marching AsTo War, No. 1 (Featuring The Ladies Senior Piano Crusade) 1:20
6 Our "Way Of Life" And "War On Terra"
Guest [With], Performer [Sabdefré, Lap-fractar, Rümderfôn And 'Exquisite' Porpenar] – Mark McCoin
7 Marching, No. 2 0:38
8 Least Aether For Saxophone & Le Gouffre
Guest [With], Performer [Sabdefré, Lap-fractar, Rümderfôn And 'Exquisite' Porpenar] – Mark McCoinRecorded By [Sax Recorded By] – Colin Bricker
9 The Underground Stream 5:57
10 Marching, No. 3 0:45
11 Lux Lucet
Guest [With], Percussion – Dave Kerman*Recorded By [Percussion Recorded By] – Udi Koomran
12 Marching, No. 4 - Reverie For The Children 1:00

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  • Acoustic BassKent McLagan (tracks: 1 to 4)
  • ArtworkE.M. Thomas*
  • Bass Guitar [Bass Guitars], Accordion [Accordions], Melodica, Guitarrón [Guitaron], Other [Angst, Humility And Acceptance]Dave Willey
  • Drums [Drum Kit], Tambourine [Tambourines], Bells, Noises [Keys, Thigh And Other Noises], Other [Willingness And Focus]David Shamrock
  • Electric Guitar [Electric Guitars], Acoustic Guitar [Steel And Nylon-string Acoustic Guitars], Lap Steel Guitar, Bouzouki [Bazouki], Shaker [Shakers], Tambourine [Tambourines], Maracas, Performer [Various Clackers And Noise Makers], Other [Obessesing, Pestering And Hectoring], Recorded By, Producer [Produced By], Mixed ByMike Johnson (6)
  • Mastered ByMark Fuller
  • Mastered By [Mastered With]Mark McCoin
  • Piano [Pianos], Harmonium [Harmoniums], Synthesizer, Sampler, Other [Foolish Optimism And Unwavering Confidence]Matt Mitchell (6)
  • Saxophone, Clarinet, FluteMark Harris (9)
  • Vocals [Singing And Other Vocals Emissions], Other [Suffering And Overcoming]Deborah Perry


Total playing time: 55:20
Recorded, produced and mixed [...] at Brave New Audio - Denver, and in Mike's cellar and Dave's trailer.
Percussion for tracks 4 & 11 recorded [...] at Ginger Studio - Tel Aviv.
Track 8 sax recorded [...] live at the King Center - Denver.
Mastered [...] at Fuller's "crib" - San Rafael.
Thanks to Bill Ellsworth, Jon Stubbs, Yehuda Kotton, Mick Bolger, Jeannie Christiansen, Ben, Ian and 'Kitty-Girl'
Special thanks to Steve Feigenbaum and Cuneiform Records, without whose support this CD would not have been produced, and to Leslie Jordan, to whom this CD is dedicated.
© 2003 Mike Johnson
℗ 2003 Cuneiform Records
Made in the USA

Packaging: clear tray jewel case with 4 page booklet, including obi

Cat.# is rune 180 on spines; Rune 180 on disc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 045775018027
  • Barcode (String): 045775018027
  • Matrix / Runout: RUNE 180 <01> U.S. Optical Disc, Inc.
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LR00
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): ifpi 1Z02
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): ifpi 1Z07