David Baker (2)

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Currently residing in Chicago, Illinois and working as a studio engineer and producer. He has produced for bands such as Comet and Marvelkind.

Former vocalist of American alternative rock band Mercury Rev, and left sometime before 1994 over musical and personal disputes.

He went on to record only one album in 1994, World, under his alias Shady.
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Vocals

MINT CD4 David Baker (2) - Yerself Is Steam album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - Yerself Is Steam (Album, EP) Mint Films MINT CD4 UK 1991 Sell This Version
SPV 084-48782 David Baker (2) - Yerself Is Steam / Lego My Ego album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - Yerself Is Steam / Lego My Ego (Album) Beggars Banquet, Beggars Banquet SPV 084-48782 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
BBQ LP 140 David Baker (2) - Boces album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - Boces (Album) Beggars Banquet BBQ LP 140 UK 1993 Sell This Version
Green Peace 001 David Baker (2) - Good Dope, Good Fun / Boys Peel Out album art Spiritualized Electric Mainline* / Mercury Rev Boys Peel Out Spiritualized Electric Mainline* / Mercury Rev - Good Dope, Good Fun / Boys Peel Out(7", Single) Greenpeace Records ApS Green Peace 001 UK 1993 Sell This Version
92477-2 David Baker (2) - World album art Shady (3) Hey Yeah! and 7 more… Shady (3) - World (Album) Beggars Banquet US 92477-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
BBQ 41CD David Baker (2) - Narcotic Candy album art Shady (3) Narcotic Candy and 1 more… Shady (3) - Narcotic Candy (Single) Beggars Banquet BBQ 41CD US 1994 Sell This Version
dgcd-24534, DGCD 24534 David Baker (2) - Speed Is Dreaming album art St. Johnny Down The Drain and 1 more… St. Johnny - Speed Is Dreaming (Album) DGC, DGC dgcd-24534, DGCD 24534 US 1994 Sell This Version
MINT CD4S, MINT CD 4S David Baker (2) - Yerself Is Steam / Car Wash Hair album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - Yerself Is Steam / Car Wash Hair(CD, Album, RE + CD, Single, RE + Comp) Mint Films, Mint Films MINT CD4S, MINT CD 4S Germany 2002 Sell This Version
FV234LP David Baker (2) - Central Flow album art Variety Lights Variety Lights - Central Flow(LP, Album) Fire Records FV234LP UK 2012 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

92477-2 David Baker (2) - World album art Shady (3) Rap Soda and 7 more… Shady (3) - World (Album) Beggars Banquet US 92477-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
BBQ 41CD David Baker (2) - Narcotic Candy album art Shady (3) Narcotic Candy and 1 more… Shady (3) - Narcotic Candy (Single) Beggars Banquet BBQ 41CD US 1994 Sell This Version
V2CP 305~306 David Baker (2) - The Essential Mercury Rev : Stillness Breathes 1991-2006 album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - The Essential Mercury Rev : Stillness Breathes 1991-2006 (Comp) V2 V2CP 305~306 Japan 2006 Sell This Version
FV234LP David Baker (2) - Central Flow album art Variety Lights Variety Lights - Central Flow(LP, Album) Fire Records FV234LP UK 2012 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

BBQ LP 125, BBQ LP 135 David Baker (2) - Yerself Is Steam / Lego My Ego album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - Yerself Is Steam / Lego My Ego(LP, Album + LP + S/Edition) Beggars Banquet, Beggars Banquet BBQ LP 125, BBQ LP 135 Italy 1992 Sell This Version
CWK 90950 David Baker (2) - Is This A Cool World Or What? album art Various Car Wash Hair (as Baker) Various - Is This A Cool World Or What?(CD, Comp) Sony Music CWK 90950 Canada 1993 Sell This Version
92477-2 David Baker (2) - World album art Shady (3) Hey Yeah! (as D. Baker) and 8 more… Shady (3) - World (Album) Beggars Banquet US 92477-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
BBQ 41CD David Baker (2) - Narcotic Candy album art Shady (3) Micro Dot Bodi Con (as D. Baker) and 1 more… Shady (3) - Narcotic Candy (Single) Beggars Banquet BBQ 41CD US 1994 Sell This Version
5322298 David Baker (2) - The Peel Sessions album art Mercury Rev Mercury Rev - The Peel Sessions(2xCD, Album) Universal 5322298 UK 2009 Sell This Version
FV234LP David Baker (2) - Central Flow album art Variety Lights Variety Lights - Central Flow(LP, Album) Fire Records FV234LP UK 2012 Sell This Version
CRCDBOX25 David Baker (2) - Still In A Dream: A Story Of Shoegaze 1988-1995 album art Various Bronx Cheer (as Baker) Various - Still In A Dream: A Story Of Shoegaze 1988-1995(5xCD + Box, Comp, RE) Cherry Red CRCDBOX25 UK 2018 Sell This Version

Production

LB009 David Baker (2) - This Is Freedom album art Comet (3) Portrait Comet (3) - This Is Freedom Last Beat Records LB009 US 1995 Sell This Version
617024-44000-1 David Baker (2) - Chandelier Musings By Comet album art Comet (3) Comet (3) - Chandelier Musings By Comet (Album) Dedicated 617024-44000-1 US 1996 Sell This Version
ATOM-003 David Baker (2) - Happy Anniversary album art Comet (3) Comet (3) - Happy Anniversary(10") Atomic Sound ATOM-003 US 1996 Sell This Version
none David Baker (2) - Scene Heard Volume Two: More Rare & Unreleased Tracks Compiled By The Dallas Observer album art Various Happy Anniversary Various - Scene Heard Volume Two: More Rare & Unreleased Tracks Compiled By The Dallas Observer(CD, Comp) Observer Records (2) none US 1996 Sell This Version
TRR11 David Baker (2) - Mini album art Marvel Kind* Marvel Kind* - Mini(CD, EP) Throwrug Records TRR11 US 1998 Sell This Version