Various ‎– Songs In The Key Of X

Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9362-46079-2
CD, Compilation

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0 Nick Cave And Dirty Three Time Jesum Transeuntum Et Non Riverentum / X-Files Theme 9:13
1 Mark Snow X-Files Theme (Main Title)
Producer – Mark SnowWritten-By – Mark Snow
2 Soul Coughing Unmarked Helicopters
Drums – Yuval GabayEngineer [Assistant] – Tom SchickFiddle [Bull Fiddle], Bass [Horrible Fuzzy Bass] – Sebastian SteinbergProducer – Soul Coughing, Steve FiskRecorded By, Mixed By – Bil EmmonsSampler [Keyboard Sampler] – Mark De Gli Antoni*Vocals, Guitar – M. Doughty*Written-By – Soul Coughing
3 Sheryl Crow On The Outside
Guitar – Jeff TrottGuitar, Steel Guitar [Pedal], Bass Guitar – Bill BottrellProducer, Mixed By, Engineer – Jeff TrottVocals, Keyboards – Sheryl CrowWritten-By – Jeff Trott, Sheryl Crow
4 Foo Fighters Down In The Park
Engineer – Barrett JonesProducer – Barrett Jones, Foo FightersWritten-By – Gary Numan
5 William S. Burroughs & R.E.M. Star Me Kitten
Engineer – Cliff Norrell*Mixed By – Cliff Norrell*, Scott LittProducer [Music] – R.E.M., Scott LittProducer [Vocal W S B], Engineer – James GrauerholzWritten-By – Bill Berry (2), Michael Stipe, Mike Mills, Peter Buck
6 Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds* Red Right Hand
Bass – Martyn P. CaseyDrums – Thomas WydlerEngineer [Assistant] – Robin Mai, Tim JohnstonGuitar – Blixa BargeldGuitar, Shaker, Bells – Mick HarveyLyrics By – Nick CaveMixed By – Tony CohenMusic By – Harvey*, Cave*, Wydler*Piano, Backing Vocals – Conway SavageProducer – Bad Seeds, The*, Tony CohenVocals, Organ, Performer [Oscillator] – Nick Cave
7 Filter (2) Thanks Bro
Lyrics By – Richard PatrickMusic By – Filter (2)Producer, Mixed By, Recorded By – Filter (2)
8 Frank Black Man Of Steel
Bass – David McCaffreyDrums – Scott BoutierGuitar [Lead] – Lyle WorkmanMixed By – David SchiffmanOrgan, Percussion – Nick VincentProducer – Nick VincentRecorded By – Matt YeltonVocals, Guitar – Frank BlackWritten-By – Frank Black
9 Meat Puppets Unexplained
Producer – Curt KirkwoodRecorded By, Engineer – Chad FridiriciWritten-By – Curt Kirkwood
10 Danzig Deep
Mixed By, Engineer – Bill KennedyProducer – Glenn DanzigWritten-By – Glenn Danzig
11 Screamin' Jay Hawkins Frenzy
Producer [Digitally] – Bob IrwinRemastered By, Remix – Vic AnesiniWritten By – D. Hess/A. Stevenson
12 Elvis Costello With Brian Eno My Dark Life
Producer – Brian Eno, Elvis CostelloWritten By – Elvis Costello
13 Rob Zombie And Alice Cooper (2) Hands Of Death (Burn Baby Burn)
Lyrics By – Rob ZombieMixed By – Rob Zombie, Terry DateMusic By – Charlie Clauser*, Rob ZombieProducer, Engineer – Charlie Clauser*, Rob Zombie, Terry DateVocals – Alice Cooper (2)Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Rob Zombie
14 P.M. Dawn If You Never Say Goodbye
Guitar, Bass – Cameron GreiderProducer – P.M. DawnRecorded By, Mixed By – Michael FossenkemperVocals – Prince BeWritten-By – A. Cordes*, C. Carter*, D. Was*
15 Mark Snow X-Files Theme
Guitar – Cameron GreiderKeyboards – Henry Hey, Maurice LukeProducer – P.M. DawnRecorded By, Mixed By – Michael FossenkemperRemix – P.M. DawnWritten-By – Mark Snow



The CD contains two hidden track by "Nick Cave And The Dirty Three" before track 1. To access the hidden track, you must hold down the reverse button and rewind past 0:00. The very beginning is at -9:13.

Copies of this version distributed in Poland appeared with ZPAV-ZAiKS hologram affixed to the rear of jewel case.
The Jewel case may appear with Warner 'big w' logo lettered on the front (right down corner).
The French release of this version comes in a cardboard slip with the text "Les Incontournables" and "X-Files Songs in the Key of X Le Disque..." as well as "RTL2" on the front (see pictures). It also contains a leaflet promoting the X-Files VHS tapes (see pictures).

Track 2 recorded and mixed at Sear Sound, New York, NY
Track 3 Studio: Toad Hall, Pasadena
Track 4 recorded at Bob Lang's Studio, January 1996
Track 5 mixed at John Keane Studios, WSB vocals recorded Lawrence, KS
Track 6 recorded at Townhouse III, London, September, 1993 and Metropolis, Melbourne, December, 1993
Track 7 recorded at twinmidget ( tm ) studios in siamese configuration
Track 9 Studio: Westlake Audio, Los Angeles
Track 13 recorded at Control Studios, New Orleans and Rockin' Hoarse Studios, Los Angeles,
Rob Zombie vocals recorded at NRG Studios, Los Angeles, Alice Cooper vocals recorded at Platimum Post Studios, Florida
Tracks 14 & 15 recorded at Bliss Studios

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 9362-46079-2 2
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0581
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0582
  • Matrix / Runout: 146079-2 SRC##03
  • Rights Society (Europe): GEMA / BIEM
  • Rights Society (Hologram affixed to Polish copies): ZAPV - ZAiKS
  • Label Code: LC 0392
  • Other (Distribution Code): WE 833
  • Other (Hologram Prefix): [F]