Brian Eno - David Byrne ‎– My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

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A1 America Is Waiting
Arranged By – Laswell*, Eno*, Byrne*, Van Tieghem*, Wright*Bass – Bill LaswellBass [Click] – Tim Wright (2)Drums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
3:36
A2 Mea Culpa
Bodhrán – Dennis Keeley
3:45
A3 Regiment
Arranged By – Eno*, Jones*, Chris Frantz, Byrne*, Fripp*Bass – Busta JonesDrums – Chris FrantzDrums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
3:56
A4 Help Me Somebody
Congas, Percussion [Metals] – Steve ScalesDrums – John Cooksey
4:18
A5 The Jezebel Spirit
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo Lewis
5:00
B1 Very, Very Hungry 3:20
B2 Moonlight In Glory
Congas, Gong [Agong-gong] – Jose Rossy
4:46
B3 The Carrier
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo Lewis
3:30
B4 A Secret Life 2:30
B5 Come With Us 2:38
B6 Mountain Of Needles 2:35

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First reissue with Very, Very Hungry replacing Qu'Ran. No barcode. Some copies have 'clean' text, others have 'halo' text. See photos for more detail.

Title from a novel by Amos Tutuola.

Voices:

1. Unidentified indignant radio host, San Francisco, April 1980.
2. Inflamed caller and smooth politician replying, both unidentified. Radio call-in show, New York, July 1979.
3. Dunya, Lebanese mountain singer (From 'The Human Voice in the World of Islam' Tangent Records TGS 131).
4. Reverend Paul Morton, broadcast sermon, New Orleans, June 1980.
5. Unidentified exorcist, New York, September 1980.

7. The Moving Star Hall Singers, Sea Islands, Georgia (From 'The Moving Star Hall Singers' Folkways FS 3841).
8. Dunya Yusin. (See 3).
9. Samira Tewfik, Egyptian popular singer. (From 'Les Plus Grandes Artistes du Monde Arabe' EMI Records).
10. Unidentified radio evangelist, San Francisco, April 1980.

[The tracks are numbered from 1 to 11 on back sleeve]

℗ 1981 EG Records Ltd

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  • Matrix / Runout: EGLP 48 A // 1 ▽ EST STERLING SIDE A - E.B.
  • Matrix / Runout: EGLP 48 B // 2 ▽ 420 R

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SRK 6093 Brian Eno - David Byrne Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(LP, Album) Sire SRK 6093 US 1981 Sell This Version
PRO 301705 Brian Eno & David Byrne Brian Eno & David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(CD, Album, RM, Promo) Nonesuch PRO 301705 US 2006 Sell This Version
2302 100 Brian Eno & David Byrne Brian Eno & David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(LP, Album) EG, Polydor 2302 100 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
XM5S-6093 Brian Eno - David Byrne Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(Cass, Album, Dol) Sire XM5S-6093 Canada 1981 Sell This Version
EGMC 48, EGMC48 Brian Eno - David Byrne Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts(Cass, Album, RE, Whi) EG, EG EGMC 48, EGMC48 UK 1987 Sell This Version

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