Tom Waits ‎– Swordfishtrombones

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Island Records ‎– 90095-1
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A1 Underground
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Fred TackettMarimba [Bass] – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
1:58
A2 Shore Leave
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorAngklung [Metal Aunglongs] – Francis ThummBanjo, Guitar – Fred TackettMarimba, Marimba [Bass], Shaker, Bass Drum [With Rice] – Victor FeldmanTrombone – Randy AldcroftVocals, Percussion [Chair] – Tom Waits
4:12
A3 Dave The Butcher
Organ [Hammond B-3] – Tom WaitsPercussion [Bass Boo Bams] – Victor Feldman
2:15
A4 Johnsburg, Illinois
Bass – Greg CohenVocals, Piano – Tom Waits
1:30
A5 16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought-Six
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrum [Brake Drum], Bells [Bell Plate], Snare – Victor FeldmanDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Fred TackettTrombone – Joe Romano (2)Vocals – Tom Waits
4:30
A6 Town With No Cheer
Bagpipes – Anthony Clark StewartProgrammed By [Synthesizer] – Clark SpanglerVocals, Harmonium, Synthesizer, Bells [Freedom Bell] – Tom Waits
4:22
A7 In The Neighborhood
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrum [Parade Drum], Cymbal – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesHorn [Baritone] – Randy AldcroftOrgan [Hammond B-3], Snare, Bells – Victor FeldmanTrombone – Bill Reichenbach (2), Dick (Slyde) Hyde*Vocals – Tom Waits
3:04
B1 Just Another Sucker On The Vine
Harmonium – Tom WaitsTrumpet – Joe Romano (2)
1:42
B2 Frank's Wild Years
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorOrgan [Hammond] – Ronnie BarronRecorded By – Tim BoyleVocals – Tom Waits
1:50
B3 Swordfishtrombone
Acoustic Bass – Greg CohenElectric Bass – Larry TaylorMarimba, Congas, Bass Drum, Drum [Dabuki] – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
3:00
B4 Down, Down, Down
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Carlos GuitarlosOrgan – Eric BikalesSnare, Tambourine – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
2:10
B5 Soldier's Things
Acoustic Bass – Greg CohenVocals – Tom Waits
3:15
B6 Gin Soaked Boy
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Fred TackettVocals – Tom Waits
2:20
B7 Trouble's Braids
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorBass Drum [Parade] – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesTalking Drum [African] – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
1:18
B8 Rainbirds
Glass Harmonica – Francis Thumm, Richard Gibbs, Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesPiano – Tom Waits
3:05

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℗ © 1983 Island Records, Inc.
Printed in U.S.A.

All lyrics © 1982 Jalma Music ASCAP.

On back cover: Distributed by Atco Records, Division of Atlantic Recording Corporation.
On labels: Dist. by Atlantic Recording Corp.

Includes a printed inner sleeve.

No USA promo pressing exists, but some copies have a gold promo stamp and/or radio timing sticker on the cover.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 075679009517
  • Barcode (Text): 0 7567-90095-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side One Label): ST-IL-835297-AR
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two Label): ST-IL-835298-AR
  • Matrix / Runout (Side One Matrix Variation): ST IL 835297 C JS KENDUN O B-18561-C FOR KATHLEEN AND KELLESIMONE SLM Δ5273 1-2 O•ISMI•1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two Matrix Variation): ST IL 835298 B SP O•ISMI•5 O B-18562-B JS KENDUN SLM Δ5273-X

Other Versions (5 of 118) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
842 469-4 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(Cass, Album) PolyGram 842 469-4 France 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
ILPS 9762 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(LP, Album) Island Records ILPS 9762 UK 1983 Sell This Version
25S-193 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(LP, Album) Island Records 25S-193 Japan 1984 Sell This Version
ICM 9762, ICT 9762 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(Cass, Album, RE) Island Records, Island Records ICM 9762, ICT 9762 UK Unknown Sell This Version

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