Tom Waits ‎– Swordfishtrombones

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Island Records ‎– CIDM 90095
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1 Underground
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Fred TackettHorn [Baritone] – Randy AldcroftMarimba [Bass] – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
1:58
2 Shore Leave
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorBanjo, Guitar – Fred TackettDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesMarimba, Marimba [Bass], Shaker, Bass Drum [With Rice] – Victor FeldmanPercussion [Metal Aunglongs] – Francis ThummTrombone – Randy AldcroftVocals, Other [Chair] – Tom Waits
4:12
3 Dave The Butcher (Instrumental)
Drums [Bass Boo Bams] – Victor FeldmanOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Tom Waits
2:15
4 Johnsburg, Illinois
Bass – Greg CohenVocals, Piano – Tom Waits
1:30
5 16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought-Six
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrum [Brake Drum], Snare, Percussion [Bell Plate] – Victor FeldmanDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Fred TackettTrombone – Joe Romano (2)Vocals – Tom Waits
4:30
6 Town With No Cheer
Bagpipes – Anthony Clark StewartSynthesizer [Program] – Clark SpanglerVocals, Harmonium, Synthesizer, Bells [Freedom Bell] – Tom Waits
4:22
7 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
8 Just Another Sucker On The Vine (Instrumental)
Harmonium – Tom WaitsTrumpet – Joe Romano (2)
1:42
9 Frank's Wild Years
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorOrgan [Hammond] – Ronnie BarronVocals – Tom Waits
1:50
10 Swordfishtrombone
Acoustic Bass – Greg CohenElectric Bass – Larry TaylorMarimba, Congas, Bass Drum, Drum [Dabuki Drum] – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
3:00
11 Down, Down, Down
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Carlos GuitarlosOrgan – Eric BikalesSnare, Tambourine – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
2:10
12 Soldier's Things
Acoustic Bass – Greg CohenVocals – Tom Waits
3:15
13 Gin Soaked Boy
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesElectric Guitar – Fred TackettVocals – Tom Waits
2:20
14 Trouble's Braids
Acoustic Bass – Larry TaylorBass Drum [Parade] – Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesTalking Drum [African] – Victor FeldmanVocals – Tom Waits
1:18
15 Rainbirds (Instrumental)
Acoustic Bass – Greg CohenGlass Harmonica – Francis Thumm, Richard Gibbs, Stephen Taylor Arvizu HodgesPiano – Tom Waits
3:05

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Canadian reissue. Originally released in 1983.

℗ © 1983 Island Records, Inc.

All songs recorded at Sunset Sound, August 1982 except "Dave The Butcher" (Track 3) was recorded at Leeds Instrument Rental.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 04228424692797
  • Barcode (Text): 0 42284 24692 7 97
  • Matrix / Runout: [cinram logo] L387 CIDM90095 #30326Y42
  • Mastering SID Code: L387

Other Versions (5 of 115) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
90095-1 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones(LP, Album) Island Records 90095-1 US 1983 Sell This Version
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

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