Various ‎– State Of The Union

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1-1 John Duncan Hymn 1:13
1-2 Tricia Worden Dear Friend 0:54
1-3 UI Life Is Shorter
Double Bass [Vertical Bass] – Wilbo WrightDrums – Clem WaldmannGuitar – Sasha Frere-Jones
1:10
1-4 Queen Esther Politica 1:08
1-5 PainKiller (2) Ayurveda
Alto Saxophone – John ZornBass – Bill LaswellDrums – Mick HarrisRecorded By – Oz Fritz
0:58
1-6 Penny Arcade (2) America, It Was A Beautiful Idea
Other [Subsector A] – J.F. Coleman
1:09
1-7 Chris Haskett Indians Not Taxed And Others 1:10
1-8 Anne Elliott Not Me
Voice, Ukulele – Anne Elliott
1:11
1-9 BardEvansPugliese Covalence
Percussion – Jim Pugliese, Michael Evans (2)Percussion, Bells [Processed Bells], Gong [Processed Gong] – Christine Bard
1:01
1-10 Steve Piccolo The Traveler 1:02
1-11 Circuit Redux Prolongate 1:03
1-12 Jaron Lanier Through A Tube
Flute [Contrabass Flute Built From Sewerpipe] – Jaron Lanier
1:00
1-13 Maggie Estep Why I Don't Like Wyoming 1:01
1-14 Frank Rothkamm Kitsch 1:02
1-15 Happy Boy Hogswash
Bass – Mike Jones (16)Composed By, Producer, Mixed By – Debra deSalvo*Drums – Billy AtwellGuitar – Debra DeSalvoVocals – Jerry Ryan (3)
1:02
1-16 J.F. Coleman* Subsector A 1:04
1-17 Rebecca Moore Rude Awakening Pt. 2 1:13
1-18 Allen Ginsberg Sin Capish
Synth – E#*
1:01
1-19 Paul DeMarinis A Voice In The Forest 1:06
1-20 Lenny Kaye Outskirts Of Beatrice
Bass Clarinet – Tim Smith (10)Guitar – JD FosterGuitar [Guitars] – Lenny KayePercussion – Christine Bard, Jim Pugliese
1:03
1-21 Norman Yamada 9.1.95 1:03
1-22 DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid* Vorticities
Composed By – Paul D. Miller
1:05
1-23 Mark Helias Laying Into The People
Voice, Instruments [All Instruments] – Mark Helias
1:02
1-24 Matthew Ostrowski Procrustics
Electronics – Matthew Ostrowski
1:04
1-25 Mark De Gle Antoni* Van Tatum
Drums – Clanging TrolleyFiddle [Bull Fiddle] – Siberian StanleyProducer [Uncredited], Mixed By [Uncredited] – Mark DegliantoniSampler [Keyboard Sampler] – Boni MoeTurntables [Turntable], Voice – CX FurthurVoice – Kevin (49)
1:01
1-26 Pharmacy Lounge Building A Compound
Bass – Lokke HighsteinDrums – Mark LudwigGuitar, Vocals – Matt Karn
1:11
1-27 Tracie Morris Prelude To A Kiss 1:06
1-28 Andrea Parkins Diphtong 1:05
1-29 Hakim Bey Ghazal By Mawlana Jalaloddin Rumi 0:59
1-30 Reed Ghazala* Blue Ox
Horn [Bunyan Horn], Reeds [Bunyan Reed] – Duane ShawHorn [Bunyan Horn], Reeds [Bunyan Reed], Synthesizer [Trigon Incantor], Other [Floor Boards] – RZ*
1:00
1-31 Sim Cain The Tormentrix 1:25
1-32 Cameron Allen* / Ahrin Mishan Our Little Life Is Rounded With A Sleep 1:09
1-33 Machine Gun (3) Woke Up With Leather
Performer – Bil Bryant*, Jair-Rohm Parker Wells, John Richey, Robert Musso, Thomas Chapin
1:01
1-34 Ebon Fisher Circulate All Sensation
Vocals [Tweaked Vocals (Bionic Code)] – Ebon Fisher
1:02
1-35 The Hound The Writer 1:12
1-36 Lauren Weinger Place Study #3 1:06
1-37 DJ Olive Nontheory 1:07
1-38 David Weinstein Non-Verbal News
Keyboards [Sampling Keyboards] – David Weinstein
1:00
1-39 Barbara Barg Hey George 1:00
1-40 Borbetomagus / Voice Crack Westworld
Electronics [Cracked Everyday Electronics] – Norbert MöslangGuitar – Donald MillerPercussion – Knut RemondSaxophone – Don Dietrich, Jim Sauter
1:03
1-41 Soldier String Quartet* Patchwork Quilt For Those Now Gone
Recorded By – Kevin Norton, Leslie VosshallWritten-By – Soldier*, Seaton*
0:55
1-42 Margot Mifflin Backlash
Instruments [All Instruments] – Margot Mifflin
1:03
1-43 Krackhouse The Whole World Turned Upside Down
6-String Bass, Vocals – Mike SappolEngineer – Dick ConnetteMixed By – Doug HendersonProducer – KrackhouseRecorded By – A. Leroy, Beo MoralesSampler, Loops [Tape Loops] – Jim BiedermanWritten-By – Biederman*, Sappol*
0:53
1-44 Ikue Mori Frankspeech / Tongue & Groove
Drum Machine [Drum Machines] – Ikue MoriGuitar, Tape – David Watson
0:59
1-45 Anthony Coleman Patches '91
Sampler – Anthony Coleman
0:56
1-46 God Is My Co-Pilot Role Model
Bass – Alex KleinDrums – Michael Evans (2), Siobhan DuffyGuitar – Craig FlanaginVocals [Vocal] – Sharon TopperWritten-By – Flanagin*
0:55
1-47 Lois V. Vierk / Ngoneni Cele Nkosi Sikelel 'l Afrika
Arranged By – Lois V. Vierk
1:07
1-48 Marc Ribot Motherless Child
Guitar [Guitars] – Marc Ribot
1:04
1-49 Vicki Stansbury American Spit Poems
6-String Bass – E#*
0:58
1-50 GenKen Montgomery* Keystone Model CC-16 1:03
1-51 John Zorn / Yamatsuka Eye Cowlick Pussyman 1:07
1-52 David Fulton Overture For The 90's
Drums – Dean SharpGuitar, Synth – David FultonVoice – Unknown Artist
1:06
1-53 Nicholas Collins* Tropical Boubou 0:52
1-54 Marc Sloan Murk
Computer, Electric Bass, Cello, Percussion – Marc SloanStrings, Flute, Tape [Tapes] – Reed Ghazala*
1:21
1-55 John Lurie Good Morning Dear 1:05
1-56 Felipe Orrego One Minute
Guitar, Other [Subway], Effects [Treatments] – Felipe Orrego
1:04
1-57 Peter Blegvad / John Greaves Like A Baby
Guitar – K. Blegvad*Piano – John GreavesVocals, Percussion – Peter BlegvadWritten-By – The Lodge (2)
1:01
1-58 Diana Meckley A Small Motion
Electric Guitar [Bowed Electric Guitar], Drums, Tape, Other [Ewehon] – Diana Meckley
1:02
1-59 Bill Obrecht Cornered
Alto Saxophone – Chuck FisherBaritone Saxophone – Richard CohenTenor Saxophone – Bill ObrechtTrumpet – Pam Fleming*
1:09
1-60 Pulsallama May
Bass – Ande Whyland*, Lori "Bubbles" Montana*Bongos – Min "The Bonefinder" Thometz*Drums [Drum Kit], Percussion [Gourds] – Jean Caffeine (2)Recorded By, Vocals, Percussion – April PalmieriSteel Drums, Electronic Drums [Synare] – Dany JohnsonTambourine – Ann Magnusson*Timbales, Percussion – Stacy "Timbalina" Elkin*Udu [Water Jug], Whistle [Whoopie Whistle], Vocals – Wendy WildVocals – Kimberly Davis
1:44
1-61 Bartok Liebermann As Told To Andrew Zev Weinstein 0:35
1-62 Michael Boom Misery Loop
Electric Bass, Vocals [Vocal] – Michael Boom
0:44
1-63 Squat Theatre Mr. Dead & Mrs. Free
Lyrics By – Stephan BalintRap – Peter Halasz*
1:28
1-64 A.C. Chubb Rough Translations Will Be Provided For The Ancient Inscriptions
Violin, Instruments [Motorcycle Boots, Dumpster] – A.C. Chubb
0:50
1-65 Gerry Lindhal* What's To Come 1:00
1-66 Arto Lindsay / Toni Nougueira Due Pay To 1:05
1-67 Social Climbers Standing In The Need Of Prayer
Performer – A. Leroy, Jean Seton Shaw, John Scofield, Mark Bingham
1:00
1-68 Sonorexia F Troop
Bass Clarinet – E#*Drums – Donna RataczakKazoo – Peter Cherches
0:57
1-69 Tim Wright (2) My Town
Twelve-String Guitar – Tim Wright (2)
1:00
1-70 Spalding Gray Address 1:23
1-71 Thi-Linh Le No Regrets
Bass – Bill LaswellGuitar – Nicky SkopelitisRecorded By – Martin BisiSynth – Michael BeinhornVoice – Thi-Linh Le
1:18
2-01 Lucius Sheppard Love Letters To My Sister In Prison 1:01
2-02 Zeena Parkins Guilty
Cello – Margaret ParkinsDouble Bass [Acoustic Bass] – Sebastian SteinbergViolin – Laura SeatonVoice – Catherine Jauniaux
0:56
2-03 Baby Tooth Polynation
Recorded By – Nicolas Vernhes
0:59
2-04 Edwin Torres Red Light 1:02
2-05 Heimlich Maneuver Vom Gewissen
Sampler [Samples], Voice – Carsten DaneTrumpet, Sampler [Samples] – Gunnar Schmidt
0:59
2-06 Bad Behavior (2) Lifesaver
Acoustic Bass – Reuben RaddingDrums – Tony AllenGuitar – Danny BlumeVoice, Electric Bass – Jana MartinWritten-By – Blume*, Martin*
1:00
2-07 Lukas Ligeti Bane Of Black Ink 1:00
2-08 Chris Cochrane Always Broke
Guitar, Sampler [Samples] – Chris Cochrane
0:57
2-09 Joseph Trump* Status Extremis
Drums, Percussion, Voice, Words By [Text] – Joseph Trump*
1:07
2-10 Jack Womack American Society Thus 0:52
2-11 Gary Hinesley Cordless Phones Are A Bummer (For Poor People In The Third World) 1:02
2-12 Judy Dunaway Shit 1:06
2-13 F.I.B. 60 Seconds
Bass, Music By – Mary FeasterGuitar [Guitars], Music By – Susanne HassensteinVocals, Lyrics By – Cec LePage
0:58
2-14 Run On Pooch
Performer – Alan Licht, David Newgarden, Rick Brown, Sue Garner
0:59
2-15 Lynne Tillman / Dave Hofstra* Profane 32
Music By – David HofstraWords By [Text] – Lynne Tillman
1:03
2-16 Michael Lowenstern A Chance Meeting On Uranus 1:12
2-17 Cyrnai Kick The Pain 1:01
2-18 David Greenberger Dinosaur Lecture 0:56
2-19 Seven Kings The Neighborhood 1:01
2-20 Theo Bleckmann Channel Surfing
Voice, Electronics [Processor] – Theo Bleckmann
1:04
2-21 Katie O'Looney Heated 1:00
2-22 Kurt Ralske Kingdom 1:07
2-23 Annie Gosfield The Scrap Metal Theme
Arranged By, Performer – Annie Gosfield
1:02
2-24 Minus (5) Permuter
Bass – Dave TrenkelDrums – Henry FranzoniEngineer – Marco FieldGuitar – Mark Francis
1:00
2-25 Peter Sherer Green As Mold 1:03
2-26 Frank Pahl One Possible Way To Dance The Blue Moon Shuffle 0:57
2-27 Mark Trayle Full Newton With Raffle 1:03
2-28 Jenifer Berman Hit The Power 1:10
2-29 Digitalis (6) Free Will (Excerpt)
Bass – Julie HairDrums – Richard Hutchins*Guitar – Skinny John (2)Guitar [Guitars], Vocals, Sampler – John MyersWritten-By – Myers*
1:00
2-30 Christina Wheeler Struthious
Voice, Other [Processing] – Christina Wheeler
1:05
2-31 Jon Gibson (2) Running Commentary (A-Z) (Excerpts) 0:59
2-32 Dim Sum Clip Job Harmolodic Jeopardy 1:02
2-33 Tom Schmidt As Long As You're Inside
Sampler – Tom Schmidt
1:05
2-34 Mars Williams / Ken Vandermark Cinghiale 1:01
2-35 Tony Maimone / Yuval Gabay Communion
Performer – Tony Maimone, Yuval GabayTrumpet [Slide Trumpet] – Steve Bernstein*Voice – Nessa Ryan
1:14
2-36 Michael Pugliese Sound Scripts #2 1:03
2-37 Twisted Tutu Touchtone Tony
Keyboards – Kathleen Supove*Written-By – Ben RubinWritten-By, Performer – Eve Beglarian
0:56
2-38 Timber Rubber Room 1:02
2-39 Philorene Law 1:01
2-40 Roger Kleier Fanfare For The Cognitive Elite 0:55
2-41 Karthik Swaminathan Zooper X Press
Bass Guitar – Akin Atoms*Sampler, Violin – Karthik Swaminathan
1:02
2-42 Syd Straw What I Heard
Guitar [Guitars] – Marc RibotVoice – Syd StrawWritten-By – Straw*
0:54
2-43 David Linton Land Du Lack
Instruments [All Instruments] – David Linton
1:11
2-44 Pamela Z State 1:09
2-45 Grafted Media Devil A Minute To Pray 0:57
2-46 Mofungo Down He Looked, At Her Pocketbook
Bass – Robert SietsemaGuitar – Chris Nelson (5)Voice – Willie KleinWritten-By – Mofungo
0:51
2-47 Henry Kaiser Moosylvania Perestroika Guitar Solo 0:59
2-48 Mad Arab The Cold Silent Treatment
Cello, Other [Processing] – Fred Lonberg-Holm*Voice – Ahmed El-Motassem
1:04
2-49 David Shea Quiet Please!
Sampler – David Shea
0:54
2-50 Alex Noyes Vocalize 0:59
2-51 Wanda Phipps / M. Doughty* / Jonathan Maron Marching To Euphoria (Lines For Newspaper Heads) 1:04
2-52 Michelle Kinney An Arrival
Cello – Michelle KinneyEngineer – Alex NoyesSampler [Sample Voice] – Shi-Zheng Chen
0:58
2-53 Brian Karl Inspirational Message 0:54
2-54 Lee Ann Brown / Sarah Boyd Blair The Of A The 0:59
2-55 A Thousand Tiny Fingers Ready, Set, Shred
Written-By – Bob Dee, Brook Thaler, Michael Cullens
1:09
2-56 Leslie Ross A New World Sympathy
Bassoon [Electric Bassoon] – Leslie Ross
0:54
2-57 Hal Willner Jerry's Hymn Of The Republic 1:13
2-58 Shelley Hirsch Hallucinogen
Voice, Other [Live Processing] – Shelley Hirsch
0:55
2-59 Christian Marclay Disc Composition #23 1:07
2-60 Adele Bertei Baal
Voice, Guitar [Guitars] – Adele BerteiWords By – Brecht*
1:17
2-61 Ivan Kupala* Discoration Of Independence
Translated By [Translation By] – Jon Scieszka
1:09
2-62 Charles K. Noyes Discrepancies
Bass Drum, Percussion, Other [Paper] – Charles K. NoyesVoice [Edgar Allan Poe Reading By] – Basil RathboneWritten-By [Tape Sample] – E.A. Poe*
0:59
2-63 Chris Vine Terminal Activity 1:02
2-64 Tuli Kupferberg A Rant 1:20
2-65 Unknown Artist Untitled 0:04
2-66 Sue Hanel Agenda
Twelve-String Guitar – Sue Hanel
1:06
2-67 Butch Morris / Jessica Hagedorn Crayon Bondage
Performer – Systems OrchestraVoice [Recitation By] – Jessica Hagedorn
1:13
2-68 F.A. Nettelbeck / Wayne Horvitz Beer Notation 0:40
2-69 Martin Bisi / Victoria Galvez Bisi Bear Dance 0:54
2-70 Melody Sumner The Time Is Now
Voice – Michael Sumner (2)
1:02
2-71 Marina La Palma World Whirl 1:15
2-72 Bob Holman / Vito Ricci Panic DJ's State Of The Union
Music By – Vito RicciVoice – Bob Holman
1:10
2-73 Artless Time Band* Cherry Blossom
Performer – Dwight Vesty, Gary Dewitt, Greg Ketchum, R. Iannapollo*
1:12
2-74 Fred Frith / Tina Curran I'm Still Here And I Know What Time It Is 1:06
2-75 Patrick Sumner Precious Chemicals And Dice 1:15
2-76 Hi-Sheriffs Of Blue* HMZ
Bass – Joe DriftDrums – Seth WeinhardtGuitar – Mark DagleyTenor Saxophone – E#*
1:08

Credits

Notes

Digital Remix, Editing and Assembly at Studio zOaR.

Track 1.15 - Recorded & Mixed at Motherwest Studio, NYC.
Track 1.17 - Recorded 4-Trk in Rebecca's kitchen.
Track 1.18 - Written Summer/Fall 1995.
Track 1.23 - Text from Constitution and Declaration of Independents.
Track 1.25 - Excerpt from "WACO: The Rock Opera". Recorded at Moldy Basement Studio, Madison, WI. 1993.
Track 1.36 - On location recordings at the Sealy Bad Factory, CA 1995.
Track 1.40 - Recorded in Zurich, 12/12/90 at Stutz.
Track 1.41 - Recorded at Rigglius Studios.
Track 1.43 - Recorded at Harmonic Ranch. Mixed at Harold Dessau.
Track 1.46 - Recorded at Donny Fury's.
Track 1.47 - National anthem of the African National Congress. Spoken text adapted from the ANC Freedom Charter.
Track 1.50 - Recorded at John Blackford Studio.
Track 1.51 - Recorded live at the Knitting Factory.
Track 1.56 - Mixed at OAO Brooklyn.
Track 1.61 - Recording date unknown.
Track 1.67 - Recorded at CBGB 10/80.
Track 1.71 - Recorded at OAO, Brooklyn.

Track 2.03 - Recorded at RareBookRoom, Brooklyn. Text based on Charles Ives' preamble to his "Suggestion for a 20th Ammendment" of 1920. P/C Basnouph Noupha.
Track 2.10 - Selection from the book "Ambient".
Track 2.23 - From the WW2 animated short subject "Don't Scrap Freedom" by Philip W. Schreck.
Track 2.24 - Recorded at Califas Studio, Corvallis, OR.
Track 2.37 - Written for a piece called "No, You Are Not Alone", presented at Dance Theatre Workshop in 1994 and is now a staple for Twisted Tutu, Eve Beglarian's duo with keyboard player Kathleen Supové.
Track 2.45 - Acknowledgements: Jim Morrison, Jesus Christ Superstar, Madonna, Robert Plant, John Bonham, Patti Smith, Unidentified radio evangelist and the lost soul who called him.
Track 2.50 - Created from four tracks of vocal improvisation sung into pitch->MIDI converter and then processed extensively. Recorded at Studio PASS.
Track 2.52 - Recorded at Studio PASS.
Track 2.53 - Recorded at Studio PASS.
Track 2.54 - Recorded at Vital.
Track 2.60 - Recorded at the B's.
Track 2.62 - Features Basil Rathbone reading from "The Facts in the Case of M. Waldemar".
Track 2.69 - Recorded at OAO, Brooklyn.
Track 2.76 - Recorded at A7 Club.

All Music Composed by the Individual Artists unless otherwise noted.

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ZOAR 10 Various State Of The Union(LP, Comp) Zoar Records ZOAR 10 US 1982 Sell This Version
MUW 1016 Various State Of The Union(CD, Comp, RE) MuWorks Records MUW 1016 US 1993 Sell This Version
MUW 1016 Various State Of The Union(CD, Comp, RE) MuWorks Records MUW 1016 Canada 1993 Sell This Version
AR 003 Various State Of The Union(CD, Comp) Arrest Records AR 003 US 1992 Sell This Version

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