Violent Femmes ‎– Permanent Record: The Very Best Of Violent Femmes

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Craft Recordings ‎– CR00140
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue, Remastered, Coke Bottle Clear
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A1 Gimme The Car
Bass, Vocals – Brian RitchieDrums, Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoProducer – Mark Van HeckeVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
A2 Blister In The Sun
Acoustic Bass – Brian RitchieEngineer – Glen L. Lorbiecki*, John TannerProducer – Mark Van HeckeSnare, Percussion [Tranceaphone], Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
A3 Gone Daddy Gone / I Just Want To Make Love To You
Bass, Xylophone – Brian RitchieEngineer – Glen L. Lorbiecki*, John TannerProducer – Mark Van HeckeSnare, Percussion [Tranceaphone], Bass Drum [Scottish Marching Bass Drum], Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoVocals, Guitar – Gordon GanoWritten-By [I Just Want To Make Love To You] – Willie Dixon
A4 Kiss Off
Acoustic Bass, Vocals – Brian RitchieEngineer – Glen L. Lorbiecki*, John TannerProducer – Mark Van HeckeSnare, Percussion [Tranceaphone], Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
A5 Add It Up
Acoustic Bass – Brian RitchieEngineer – Glen L. Lorbiecki*, John TannerProducer – Mark Van HeckeSnare, Percussion [Tranceaphone], Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
B1 Black Girls
Bass, Jew's Harp [Jaw Harp], Vocals – Brian RitchieClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Noises [Game Calls] – John ZornCornett [Cornetto] – Drake ScottDrums, Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoEngineer, Mixed By – John TannerMixed By [Assisted By] – Warren A. Bruleigh*Producer – Mark Van HeckeTenor Saxophone – Peter BalestrieriVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
B2 Jesus Walking On The Water
Autoharp – Christina HoughtonBass – Brian RitchieDrums, Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoEngineer, Mixed By – John TannerMixed By [Assisted By] – Warren A. Bruleigh*Producer – Mark Van HeckeVocals [Additional Vocals] – Cynthia Gayneau, Peter BalestrieriVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
B3 Children Of The Revolution
Backing Vocals – Arlene Holmes, Connie Blomberg, Lovelace Redmond, Shirley SimmsBass, Guitar – Brian RitchieDrums, Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoEngineer – Dave Vartanian*Keyboards – Junior BrantleyMixed By – Eric ''E.T.'' Thorngren*Percussion – Steve ScalesProducer, Keyboards, Guitar – Jerry HarrisonSoloist, Guitar – Fred FrithVocals – Gordon GanoWritten-By – Marc Bolan
B4 I Held Her In My Arms
Bass – Brian RitchieDrums, Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoEngineer – Dave Vartanian*Mixed By – Daniel LazerusOrgan – Sigmund Snopek IIIPercussion – Steve ScalesProducer, Guitar – Jerry HarrisonSaxophone – Steve MacKay*Vocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
C1 Nightmares
Bass – Brian RitchieCo-producer, Engineer – Warren A. Bruleigh*Drums – Victor DeLorenzoEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Matt LaneProducer – Violent FemmesVocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
C2 American Music
Acoustic Bass, Electric Guitar, Didgeridoo, Vocals – Brian RitchieEngineer – Susan RogersKeyboards – Tom Mandell*Mixed By – Eric ''E.T.'' Thorngren*Producer [Additional Production] – Violent FemmesProducer, Organ [Hammond] – Michael BeinhornSnare [Brushed Snare Drum], Timpani [Tympani], Tambourine, Bells [Sleigh Bells], Vocals – Victor DeLorenzoVocals, Acoustic Guitar, Soloist, Electric Guitar – Gordon Gano
C3 Breakin' Up
Drums, Percussion, Vocals – Guy HoffmanEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Dan ChaseEngineer, Mixed By – Dave Vartanian*Producer, Acoustic Bass, Soloist, Guitar, Organ [Reed Organ], Vocals – Brian RitchieProducer, Vocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
C4 Color Me Once
Bass, Vocals, Written-By [With Gordon Gano] – Brian RitchieDrums, Vocals – Michael Blair, Victor DeLorenzoEngineer – Jim BartzExecutive-Producer – Jeff Most, Tom CarolanExecutive-Producer, Supervised By [Soundtrack Supervision] – Jolene CherryKeyboards – Michael RamosMixed By – Dave Vartanian*Producer – Violent FemmesSupervised By [Soundtrack Supervision] – Leslie Reed (2)Vocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
D1 I Danced
Drums, Vocals – Guy HoffmanEngineer, Mixed By – Dave Vartanian*Lyrics By [From the poem “I Danced Before I Had Two Feet”] – Max DunnProducer, Acoustic Bass, Soloist, Guitar, Vocals – Brian RitchieProducer, Music By, Vocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
D2 Country Death Song (Live, 1998)
Acoustic Bass – Brian RitchieProducer, Engineer, Mixed By – Dave Vartanian*Snare, Percussion [Tranceaphone] – Guy HoffmanVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Gordon Gano
D3 Freak Magnet
Bass, Vocals – Brian RitchieDrums, Vocals – Guy HoffmanEngineer – Martin BrassEngineer [Assisted By] – Ken Feldman, Mark MasonMixed By – Dave Vartanian*Mixed By [Assisted By] – Rich TapperProducer – Violent Femmes, Warren A. Bruleigh*Vocals, Guitar – Gordon Gano
D4 Good Feeling (Live At Rhino)

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RSD Black Friday limited to 2500 copies, indie-retail exclusive.
Gatefold sleeve.
Printed inner sleeves.

Good Feeling (Live at Rhino) recorded live at Rhino, Los Angeles, CA, June 14, 2002.

℗ & © 2005 Craft Recordings
Made in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 888072073913
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched): CR-00140 A1 ƐN A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched): CR-00140 B1 ƐN B1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C runout, etched): CR-00140 C1 ƐN C3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D runout, etched): CR-00140 D1 ƐN D3
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

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Burright

Burright

November 29, 2018
This pressing is fantastic. Very quiet and great dynamics. Actually sounds a lot better than some of the original slash records.