Tom Waits ‎– Swordfishtrombones

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Island Records ‎– ILPS 9762
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A1 Underground
Horns [Baritone] – Randy AldcroftMarimba [Bass] – Victor Feldman
1:58
A2 Shore Leave
Banjo, Guitar – Fred TackettMarimba [Bass], Marimba, Shaker, Bass Drum [With Rice] – Victor FeldmanPercussion [Metal Aunglongs] – Francis ThummPerformer [Chair] – Tom WaitsTrombone – Randy Aldcroft
4:12
A3 Dave The Butcher
Organ [Hammond B-3] – Tom WaitsPercussion [Bass Boo Bams] – Victor Feldman
2:15
A4 Johnsburg, Illinois
Bass – Greg CohenPiano – Tom Waits
1:30
A5 16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought-Six
Drums [Brake Drum], Percussion [Bell Plate] – Victor FeldmanTrombone – Joe Romano (2)
4:30
A6 Town With No Cheer
Bagpipes – Anthony Clark StewartProgrammed By [Synthesizer] – Clark SpanglerSynthesizer, Bells [Freedom Bell], Harmonium – Tom Waits
4:22
A7 In The Neighborhood
Drums [Parade Drums], Cymbal – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesHorns [Baritone] – Randy AldcroftOrgan [Hammond B-3], Bells – Victor FeldmanTrombone – Bill Reichenbach (2), Dick (Slyde) Hyde*
3:04
B1 Just Another Sucker On The Vine
Harmonium – Tom WaitsTrumpet – Joe Romano (2)
1:42
B2 Frank's Wild Years
Organ [Hammond] – Ronnie BarronRecorded By – Tim Boyle
1:50
B3 Swordfishtrombone
Bass [Electric] – Larry TaylorMarimba, Congas, Bass Drum, Drums [Dabuki] – Victor Feldman
3:00
B4 Down, Down, Down
Guitar [Electric] – Carlos GuitarlosOrgan – Eric BikalesTambourine – Victor Feldman
2:10
B5 Soldier's Things 3:15
B6 Gin Soaked Boy 2:20
B7 Trouble's Braids
Drums [Parade Bass Drums] – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesTalking Drum [African] – Victor Feldman
1:18
B8 Rainbirds
Harmonica [Glass] – Francis Thumm, Richard Gibbs, Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesPiano – Tom Waits
3:05

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Comes with inner lyric bag.

Recorded at Sunset Sound, August 1982 except A3 recorded at Leeds Instrumental Rental. Mastered at Kendun Recorders.

Management: Rothberg/Gerber

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): ILPS 9762-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): ILPS 9762-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, hand-etched): ILPS ∙ 9762 ∙ A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped): -1U-1- 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, hand-etched): ILPS ∙ 9762 ∙ B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped): -1U-1-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout both sides, hand-etched): JS ∙ KENDUN

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
7 90095-2, 90095-2 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(CD, Album) Island Records, Island Records 7 90095-2, 90095-2 US 1983 Sell This Version
842 469-4 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(Cass, Album) PolyGram 842 469-4 France 1983 Sell This Version
90095 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones (LP, Album) Island Records 90095 US 1983 Sell This Version
842 469-2, IMCD 48 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(CD, Album, RE) Island Records, Island Masters 842 469-2, IMCD 48 UK & Europe 1989 Sell This Version
25S-193 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(LP, Album) Island Records 25S-193 Japan 1984 Sell This Version

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