Various ‎– English As A Second Language (Talking Package)

Freeway Records ‎– E 1031, Enigma Records (3) ‎– E 1031
2 × Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Dave Drive, Axxel G. Reese Crudo For The Menudo
Arranged By – Dave Fernandez (3)Synthesizer – Jonathan Ives
A2 Ralph Flores Aztec Haiku
Producer – Ethan JamesVocals, Synthesizer – Ralph Flores
A3 Charles Bukowski What Have I Seen
Producer – Denny Bruce (2)
A4 Miles Ciletti Friends 1:13
A5 Wanda Coleman They Came Knocking On My Door At 7 A.M. 0:50
A6 Chuck Dukowski SWA Manifesto
Acoustic Guitar – Chuck DukowskiProducer – Chuck Dukowski, Henry Rollins
A7 Mike Watt My Life Up To This Minute
Bass – Mike Watt
A8 John Doe (2) That Day Comes When 1:22
A9 Jeffrey Lee Pierce Blacks 0:48
A10 Clayton Clark Visions Of Muhammad Ali 0:21
A11 Scott Goddard Nikita Krushchev
Drums [Rhythm Box], Guitar – Scott Goddard
A12 Harry Northup* I Kneel Before Santa Monica
Vocals [Phone Jones] – Michael C. Ford
A13 Luis Campos Fruit Cocktail 0:17
A14 Dennis Cooper Seven Poets Chosen By John Ashberry (Dedicated To Tim Dlugos)
Instruments [All], Arranged By, Backing Vocals – Ethan JamesProducer – Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*
A15 Dave Alvin I Don't Sweat 0:41
A16 Jane Bond & The Undercovermen Heartbeats In Westwood
Piano, Synthesizer – Ethan JamesProducer – Ethan JamesVocals – Lisa Mitchell (3)
A17 Phast Phreddie Lady Bird (Dedicated To Sam) 1:20
A18 Madeline Ridley Monitoring Madeline For Two Decades And Other Stories 1:15
A19 Thea Other Growing Up On San Diego Freeway 0:59
A20 Lee Bertram Lurie* Track Hound And Tax Dog 1:04
A21 Tito Larriva Touch For Cash
Sounds [Room Tones and Highland Noises] – Michael Hamilton
A22 Pooch, Al, Pete Famous Last Words
Effects [Laughing Box] – Rusty CusickProducer – Pat DiPuccio
B1 Gary Stewart (4) Mar Vista Man Grows Up 0:26
B2 Alisa Alvarez She Didn't Even Pay This Month's Rent
Effects [Sound Effects, Body Sounds] – Alisa Alvarez, Ethan JamesProducer – Ethan James
B3 Dave Alvin Old White Woman On Vermont 0:31
B4 Richard Meltzer Goodbye Pork Pie Cravat 1:10
B5 Kim Rosenfield Four Selections From The Book 'Some Of Us'
Performer [Prophet 5, Rev 3mxr Pedals, Analog, Flange, Chorus] – Marina Del ReyProducer – Harvey Kubernik*, Marina Del Rey
B6 David Roback Dinnertime Blues
Performer [Drills], Loops [Tape Loops], Synthesizer, Drum Machine, Producer – Ethan James
B7 Walter Lacey Rock And Roll Dream
Bass – Jose PhillipsDrums – Tony TeresiKeyboards – David "Hawk" WolinskiProducer – Mike Julian, Tim Lane (5)Saxophone – Gary HerbigVocals – Walter Lacey
B8 Exene Cervenka Percy Mayfield 0:25
B9 Eddie Call Gimme A Break
Congas, Drums [Roto Tom], Drum Machine, Percussion, Producer – Eddie Call, Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*
B10 Dennis Cooper A Selection From The Prose Piece A Herd 2:57
B11 Michael C. Ford Autograph
Bass – Michael C. FordDrums – Bruce KingPiano – John Locke
B12 Jack Hampton Unfurl The Black Flag John Haag 0:40
B13 Henry Rollins Henry 3:19
B14 Ivan E. Roth Beach Party Post
Instruments [All], Arranged By – Ethan JamesProducer – Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*
B15 Nancy Lopez Virginia Ave. 0:14
B16 Therese Covarrubias* East Side Story 2:30
B17 Steve Wynn Here On Earth As Well
Bass, Guitar, Producer – Steve Wynn
B18 Bill Inglot The Retirement Of Badge 714/Favorite Group/Problem 2:23
C1 Shredder (3) Battleship To Heaven 0:50
C2 Craig Leon, Wanda Coleman, Ivan E. Roth Poets On Planet Sushi
Producer – Craig Leon, Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*Synthesizer [Prophet 5] – Craig Leon
C3 David James (17) After The Revolution 2:23
C4 Jackson Del Rey On The Prowl
Bass, Producer – Jackson Del Rey
C5 Deborah Patino The Mountain 1:57
C6 Age Of Consent Fight Back Rap
Drum Machine [Rhythm Box], Bass, Producer – Paul Eckman
C7 Exene Cervenka Evangelical Hootenanny Alligator Fortune Teller 0:33
C8 D. Boon My Part
Acoustic Guitar, Songwriter, Vocals – D. Boon
C9 Chuck Dukowski Laughing Sam's Dice Rolled Thirty Six Times 0:53
C10 Joe Nolte Falling Out
Acoustic Guitar [12 String] – Joe Nolte
C11 Michael C. Ford Highway Retrospect 1:42
C12 Wanda Coleman Bad Night
Bass, Synthesizer, Drum Machine, Piano, Arranged By [All Instrumentals], Performer – Ethan JamesProducer – Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*
C13 Austin Straus Death Camp 1:15
C14 Michelle T. Clinton High Blood Pressure 1:53
C15 Chris D. All I Have
Backing Vocals – B. HouseVoice, Words By, Music By, Guitar [Japanese Style Glass Guitar], Producer – Chris D.
C16 David Rostamo Culture Vulture
Percussion [Pots And Pans] – Debbie "Killer" Melford*Performer [Cult Poet], Synthesizer – Aldo HernandezVocals [Additional] – Crystal Cross, Debbie "Killer" Melford*
C17 Chris Morris R.T.D. Boogie
Electric Guitar – Harlan Hollander
D1 Tuff Muffin It Isn't Very Romantic, Is It?
Arranged By, Edited By – Dennis Dragon
D2 Chuck Dukowski And Henry Rollins D.S.Y
Producer – Chuck Dukowski, Henry Rollins
D3 Tequila Mockingbird i felt so poor that i typed in lower case 0:40
D4 Garth & Donna How Do You Know We're Acting?
Sounds [Laugh and Applause Tracks] – Ethan James
D5 Linda Albertano Sabotage
Producer – Harvey Kubernik*, Laurette HaydenSynthesizer [Casio] – Linda Albertano
D6 Velvert Turner L.A. (A Reminder) 0:07
D7 Wyline Wyline Speaks Out
Written-By – Rosemarie Renee Patronette
D8 Kim Fowley Pagans Of West L.A. #2 / Return To The Planet Of The Apes 1:08
D9 The Odyssey Girls Monday At The Odyssey
Producer – Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*, John J. Lafia
D10 Dennis Dragon Excerpt From The Harvey And Dennis Tapes 0:50
D11 The Marina Swingers Featuring Frank (118) U.S.C. Fight Song
Drum Machine – Eddie CallProducer – Eddie Call, Ethan James, Harvey Kubernik*, Jacques DulongSynthesizer – Estaban Winters, Jacques DulongVocals – Frank (118)
D12 Rich La Bonte* Visions Of Jack
Producer – Deborah Patino
D13 Margy Rochlin, Rosemarie Renee Patronette Know Your Rights
Alto Saxophone – Richard GehrTape [Sound Efx], Didgeridoo – Lee Kaplan
D14 John Trubee Spiritual Insight 0:16
D15 Vitus Mataré Duet For Flute And Feedback
Producer – Vitus Mataré
D16 Rodney Bingenheimer Are There Any Girls Here?
Producer – Harvey Kubernik*, Rodney Bingenheimer
D17 Susanna Hoffs Are The Beatles Really Here? Los Angeles 1966
Guitar [6-string Rickenbacker] – Susanna Hoffs
D18 John Doe (2) Hearts 0:16
D19 Celia Pierce Funky Poet In The Palisades, Infection 1:32
D20 Randall Kennedy In Reconstruction* Enorma Jones
Bass – Mark NineGuitar – Marvin Elan Etzioni*Synthesizer, Percussion [Electronic] – ToneVocals – Randall Kennedy
D21 No Peter Dollars For Genes
Producer – Craig LeonWritten-By – Mary Cutler, Paul B. Cutler
D22 Shredder (3), Miles Ciletti Cahuenga Blvd., Flea Bite 0:22
D23 Ivan E. Roth Pico Robertson Insomnia 0:49
D24 Scott Goddard Marshall Unit
Written-By – Scott Goddard a.k.a. Robert Scott Goddard a.k.a. Little Scotty G. and possibly Little Billy and The Astros*
D25 Don Bolles Critique Of Modern Poetry
Producer – Paul B. Cutler
D26 Ali Ben Anton Kline Haerig - Buro - Gumsho 0:05
D27 Harvey Robert Kubernik's Neighborhood Rhythm Method* 39th And Crenshaw
Advisor [Record Industry Advice], Percussion – Jan SeedmanBass, Percussion – Chuck DukowskiDrums, Percussion – Paul BodyGuitar [6-string Rickenbacker], Percussion – Susanna HoffsGuitar [Mosrite], Percussion – Eddie CallHarmonica, Percussion – Louie ListaSynthesizer – Drew SteeleTwelve-String Guitar [12-string Rickenbacker], Percussion – Joe NolteVocals, Percussion – Harvey Robert Kubernik

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