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Talking HeadsThe Best Of Talking Heads

Label:Sire – 8122-76488-2, Warner Bros. Records – 8122-76488-2, Rhino Records (2) – 8122-76488-2, Warner Strategic Marketing – 8122-76488-2
Format:
CD, Compilation
Country:Europe
Released:
Genre:Rock
Style:New Wave, Pop Rock, Art Rock, Alternative Rock

Tracklist

1Love - Building On Fire
Arranged By [Horn Arrangement]Brad Baker, Lance Quinn
BassTina Weymouth
Co-producer [Associate Producer]T. Erdelyi*
Drums, TambourineChris Frantz
EngineerEd Stasium
ProducerTony Bongiovi
Vocals, Guitar, BellsDavid Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne
2:59
2Psycho Killer
BassTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
EngineerEd Stasium
Guitar, Keyboards, VocalsJerry Harrison
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
4:21
3Uh-Oh, Love Comes To Town
BassTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
EngineerEd Stasium
Guitar, Keyboards, VocalsJerry Harrison
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne
2:51
4Take Me To The River
BassTina Weymouth
Drums, PercussionChris Frantz
EngineerRhett Davies
Engineer [Assisted By]Benji Armbrister*
Piano, Organ, Synthesizer, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
ProducerBrian Eno, Talking Heads
Vocals, Guitar, Percussion [Synthesized]David Byrne
Written-ByAl Green, Mabon Hodges*
5:04
5Found A Job
BassTina Weymouth
Drums, PercussionChris Frantz
EngineerRhett Davies
Engineer [Assisted By]Benji Armbrister*
Mixed ByBrian Eno, Ed Stasium
Piano, Organ, Synthesizer, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
ProducerBrian Eno, Talking Heads
Vocals, Guitar, Percussion [Synthesized]David Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne
5:02
6Life During Wartime
BassTina Weymouth
CongasAri*, Gene Wilder
DrumsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Chris Martinez, Julie Last, Tom Heid
Keyboards, GuitarJerry Harrison
Performer [Treatments]Brian Eno
ProducerBrian Eno, Talking Heads
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
3:42
7Heaven
BassTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Chris Martinez, Julie Last, Tom Heid
Keyboards, GuitarJerry Harrison
Performer [Treatments]Brian Eno
ProducerBrian Eno, Talking Heads
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne, Jerry Harrison
4:03
8Memories Can't Wait
BassTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Chris Martinez, Julie Last, Tom Heid
Guitar, KeyboardsJerry Harrison
Performer [Treatments]Brian Eno
ProducerBrian Eno, Talking Heads
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne, Jerry Harrison
3:32
9Once In A Lifetime
Backing VocalsNona Hendryx
Bass, Keyboards, PercussionTina Weymouth
Drums, Percussion, KeyboardsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Kendal Stubbs
GuitarAdrian Belew
Keyboards, Bass, Percussion, Backing VocalsBrian Eno
Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, PercussionJerry Harrison
PercussionJose Rossy, Robert Palmer
ProducerBrian Eno
Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Bass, PercussionDavid Byrne
4:20
10Houses In Motion
Backing VocalsNona Hendryx
Bass, Keyboards, PercussionTina Weymouth
Drums, Percussion, KeyboardsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Kendal Stubbs
GuitarAdrian Belew
Keyboards, Bass, Percussion, Backing VocalsBrian Eno
Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, PercussionJerry Harrison
PercussionJose Rossy, Robert Palmer
ProducerBrian Eno
Trumpet, Arranged By [Horn Arrangement]Jon Hassell
Vocals, Guitar, KeyboardsDavid Byrne
4:32
11This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
Drums, Synthesizer, Backing VocalsChris Frantz
EngineerAlex Sadkin, Butch Jones
Engineer [Assisted By]Frank Gibson, Jay Mark, John Convertino (2)
Keyboards, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
Mixed ByAlex Sadkin
PercussionDavid Van Tieghem
ProducerTalking Heads
SynthesizerWally Badarou
Synthesizer, Bass [String Bass], Guitar, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, PercussionDavid Byrne
4:56
12Girlfriend Is Better
Drums, Synthesizer, Backing VocalsChris Frantz
EngineerAlex Sadkin, Butch Jones
Engineer [Assisted By]Frank Gibson, Jay Mark, John Convertino (2)
Keyboards, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
Mixed ByAlex Sadkin
ProducerTalking Heads
SynthesizerBernie Worrell
Synthesizer, Bass [String Bass], Guitar, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, PercussionDavid Byrne
5:46
13Burning Down The House
Drums, Synthesizer, Backing VocalsChris Frantz
EngineerAlex Sadkin, Butch Jones
Engineer [Assisted By]Frank Gibson, Jay Mark, John Convertino (2)
Keyboards, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
Mixed ByAlex Sadkin
PercussionSteve Scales
ProducerTalking Heads
SynthesizerWally Badarou
Synthesizer, Bass [String Bass], Guitar, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, PercussionDavid Byrne
4:03
14Road To Nowhere
AccordionJimmy Macdonell
Bass, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Melanie West
Engineer, Mixed ByEric "E.T." Thorngren*
Keyboards, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
ProducerTalking Heads
SaxophoneLenny Pickett
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
WashboardAndrew Cader
Written-ByDavid Byrne
4:20
15And She Was
Bass, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
EngineerEric "E.T." Thorngren*
Engineer [Assisted By]Melanie West
Keyboards, Guitar, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
ProducerTalking Heads
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne
3:39
16Wild Wild Life
Bass, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
DrumsChris Frantz
EngineerEric "E.T." Thorngren*
Engineer [Assisted By]Kathy Botich, Melanie West, Nick Delre
Keyboards, Backing VocalsJerry Harrison
Mixed ByMick Guzauski
ProducerTalking Heads
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
Written-ByDavid Byrne
3:42
17Blind
Alto SaxophoneStan Harrison
Baritone SaxophoneSteve Elfon*
Bass, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
Congas, Talking Drum, CowbellAbdou M'Boup
DrumsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Jean-Loup Morette
GuitarYves N'Djock
Keyboards [Conga Bass]Wally Badarou
KoraMory Kanté
Piano [French Piano]Jerry Harrison
Tenor Saxophone, Arranged By [Horn Arrangement]Lenny Pickett
TromboneRobin Eubanks
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
5:01
18(Nothing But) Flowers
Backing VocalsKirsty MacColl
Bass, Backing VocalsTina Weymouth
CongasAbdou M'Boup
DrumsChris Frantz
Engineer [Assisted By]Jean-Loup Morette
GuitarYves N'Djock
Organ [Hammond Organ]Jerry Harrison
ShakerBrice Wassy
Twelve-String GuitarJohnny Marr
Vocals, GuitarDavid Byrne
5:32
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  • Barcode (Scanned): 0081227648824
  • Barcode (Text): 0-8122-76488-24
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, 2 and 3): [Warner Music Logo] 812276488-2 07/04 V01
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, 2 and 3): IFPI L012
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 05R5
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 05P3
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 05L2
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Label Code (Disc only): LC02982

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