Violent Femmes ‎– The Blind Leading The Naked

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Slash ‎– 1-25340, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9 25340-1
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A1 Old Mother Reagan 0:29
A2 No Killing
Organ – Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Steve Scales
5:10
A3 Faith
Alto Saxophone, Vocals – Peter BalestrieriHarmonica – Jim LibanOrgan – Sigmund Snopek IIIPercussion – Steve ScalesPiano – Junior BrantleySoloist – Jim*, Steve*Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Steve MacKay*Trombone – Bill Schaefgen
4:14
A4 Breakin' Hearts
Percussion – Steve Scales
2:12
A5 Special
Percussion – Steve Scales
2:16
A6 Love & Me Make Three
Lead Vocals – Brian RitchiePiano – Sigmund Snopek IIIWritten-By – Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo
2:50
A7 Candlelight Song
Instruments [Homemade] – Fred FrithPercussion – Steve ScalesTabla [Arabic], Tamborim [Deff] – Abdulhameed AlwanVoice [Vocalizing] – Drake Scott
3:10
B1 I Held Her In My Arms
Guitar – Jerry HarrisonOrgan – Sigmund Snopek IIIPercussion – Steve ScalesSaxophone – Steve MacKay*
2:50
B2 Children Of The Revolution
Backing Vocals – Arlene Holmes, Connie Blomberg, Lovelace Redmond, Shirley SimmsComposed By – Marc BolanGuitar, Soloist – Fred FrithKeyboards – Junior BrantleyKeyboards, Guitar – Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Steve Scales
4:17
B3 Good Friend
Keyboards, Guitar – Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Steve Scales
3:27
B4 Heartache
Guitar, Soloist – Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Steve Scales
2:00
B5 Cold Canyon
Slide Guitar [Acoustic] – Leo Kottke
3:20
B6 Two People 0:57

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The Horns of Dilemma:
Steve MacKay, Sigmund Snopek III, Peter Balestrieri, Steve Scales, Abdulhameed Alwan, Junior Brantley, Fred Frith, Jerry Harrison, Leo Kottke, Jim Liban, Bill Schaefgen, Drake Scott.

© 1986 Slash Records ℗ 1986 Slash Records

Recorded at DV's Perversion Room, Milwaukee, Wisconson, July-September 1985

All songs ©1985 Gorno Music ASCAP
except A6 ©1985 Defendimusics BMI;
B2 by Marc Bolan

"No Killing" is dedicated to Harold Breier
"Candlelight Song" -- morning aka mo(u)rning

Jerry Harrison appears courtesy of Sire Records

Scripture introduction to HALLOWED GROUND from the book of Hosea 9:7

Cat # 9 25340-1 appears on spine and inner sleeve. Cat # 1-25340 appears on the label.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7599-25340-1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 075992534017
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout, etched): 1-25340-A SH1 1-3 SLM∆11353
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout, etched): 1-25310-B SH1 1-3 SLM∆11353-X Ɋ B-22417-SH1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout, etched (variant 1)): 1-25340-A SH2 AL-SP 1-2 0-1 SLM∆11353 Ɋ B-22416-SH2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout, etched (variant 1)): 1-25340-B SH3 Ɋ B-22417-SH3 SLM∆11353-X 1-2 0-2 AL-SP
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

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