Velvet Cactus Society ‎– Happiness Or Death

Label:
Shimmy Disc ‎– BOOT-16
Format:
CD
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Genre:
Pop
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1 My Lynn
Bass – Kramer (2)
2:08
2 I Hung My Slippers By The Window, Why Can't You Brush Your Teeth?
Violin – Dana Lyn
0:19
3 Hair In My Throat
Piano – Kramer (2)
1:30
4 Tin-Lipped Donkeys Fare Poorly In Electrical Storms
Bass, Violin – K. Sanneh
0:52
5 Just Die
Bass – Ray Heatley
1:12
6 Blonde-haired, Blue-eyed Devil 0:42
7 Dream Puppy
Bass – Kramer (2)Violin – Dana Lyn
1:50
8 Take Those Cuneiform Tablets Off My Toes 0:16
9 Maggot 1:01
10 I Beat Up My Grandfather 0:27
11 Oh.............................Rebecca 1:50
12 Cellophane 0:17
13 Tunnel Vision 1:24
14 Trapped In A Birth Canal
Guitar – Loren FishbeinViolin – Dana Lyn
0:43
15 The Eclipse
Saxophone – Evan Rapport
1:58
16 What If The Blind Won't Lead Themselves? 0:30
17 1/2 Of My Heart
Bass – Kramer (2)Violin – Dana Lyn
1:29
18 Child Hugging Himself In An Empty Room Where The Electricty Doesn't Work Too Well 0:16
19 Every Time It Snows You Cut Your Hair
Bass – Kramer (2)Violin – Dana Lyn
2:02
20 I Hung You By Your Teeth, Why Can't You Wash My Windows And My Slippers?
Violin – Dana Lyn
0:20
21 Staple In The Sun
Written-By – Ray Heatley, Vitapup
4:02
22 Blue Titties
Performer – Jesse J. Mclean
0:59
23 All The Giggles Out
Guitar – Loren Fishbein
0:41
24 Sam The Sloth
Bass – Kramer (2)
1:55
25 Pickles (Not Cucumbers) 0:14
26 I Was Hella Pissed
Violin – Dana Lyn
0:34
27 Indian Carpet 1:37
28 Self-Strangulation Kits, Complete With Bag, Tie, Neckerchief: Everything You Could Desire!
Percussion – Dana Lyn
0:11
29 The Telephone's Broken
Backing Vocals [Operatic] – Jacob White (3)
1:13
30 Strolling By Your Window 0:27
31 (I Thought My Hair Was) My Girlfriend
Vocals – Evan Rapport, John S. Hall
1:58
32 Getting An Indirect Answer Out Of You Is Like Pulling Dentures
Vocals – K. Sanneh
2:00
33 A Little Exorcism
Bass – Kramer (2)Violin – Dana Lyn
1:39
34 Me vs. Entropy
Guitar – Loren FishbeinViolin – Dana Lyn
0:42
35 Killers And Kings
Performer – Jeffrey Peter "Mad Dog" Mach
4:21
36 Get Funky
Bass, Drums, Backing Vocals – Ray Heatley
1:43
37 Baptism 0:15
38 Meet Me In July
Percussion [Glasses] – Ray HeatleyViolin – Dana Lyn
1:03
39 Q-Tip 0:18
40 Dog Without A Head 1:29
41 Nonsense
Violin – Dana Lyn
0:34
42 Somewhere
Vocals – Michael Heatley (2)Written-By – L. Bernstein*, S. Sondheim*
0:46
43 When You Leave The Door Open
Bass – Kramer (2)
0:55
44 Broken Homes 0:11
45 Shani 1:13
46 The Appendix Song 0:45
47 A Pygmalion Song
Bass – Kramer (2)Violin – Dana Lyn
2:43
48 Which Side Of That Quarter Is Even And Which Side Is Odd?
Bass, Violin – K. Sanneh
0:36
49 All The Giggles Out (Reprise)
Guitar – Loren Fishbein
0:28
50 Baby Nosebleed 2:10

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Credits

  • Artwork, DesignDave H.*
  • EngineerKramer (2) (tracks: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 24, 27, 29, 33, 36, 38, 40, 43, 45, 47, 50), Steve Watson (8) (tracks: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 24, 27, 29, 33, 36, 38, 40, 43, 45, 47, 50)
  • Performer [Solo tracks]David Heatley (tracks: 7, 10, 11, 14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 26, 27, 30, 33, 40, 47, 50), Kyle Lapidus (tracks: 4, 13, 32, 37, 39, 45, 48)
  • Written-By, Performer, Arranged ByDave* (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 16, 17, 20, 23 to 25, 28, 29, 31, 34, 36, 38, 41 to 44, 46, 49), Kyle* (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 16, 17, 20, 23 to 25, 28, 29, 31, 34, 36, 38, 41 to 44, 46, 49)

Notes

Tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 24, 27, 29, 33, 36, 38, 40, 43, 45, 47, 50 recorded at Noise, NJ on June 6, July 7, 8. Engineered by Steve Watson & Kramer.
All others recorded on Kyle's 4-track

Track 32 contains a sample from "All Night Dancing" by Lipps, Inc..
Tracks 10 & 22 recorded on Jesse's tape recorder.
Track 35 on Jeff Mach's tape recorder.
Tracks 15 & 18 on Alex Jones' 4 track.

Track 45 (formerly "Shani") is now "Iso (t) Hopeless".

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 38641 90162 2

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