Sleepytime Gorilla Museum ‎– Grand Opening And Closing

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The End Records ‎– TE075
CD, Album, Reissue
05 Sep 2006
Electronic, Rock
Musique Concrète, Free Improvisation, Experimental, Prog Rock


1 Sleep Is Wrong
Music By – SGM*Songwriter [Song], Words By – Nils*
2 Ambugaton
Music By – David*Words By [Word] – Hank Williams
3 Ablutions
Music By, Words By – Carla*
4 1997 (Tonight We're Gonna Party Like It's...)
Music By – SGM*Songwriter [Song], Words By – Nils*
5 The Miniature
Music By – David*, Nancy Elliot
6 Powerless
Music By – SGM*Songwriter [Song], Words By – Nils*
7 The Stain
Drums – Frank GrauMusic By, Words By – Dan*
8 Sleepytime
Music By – SGM*Percussion – Moe! StaianoSongwriter [Song], Words By – Nils*
9 Sunflower
Music By – David*Piano [Slide-piano Log] – Dan Rathbun
10 More Time
Drums, Vocals, Percussion – Matthias BossiGuitar – Michael MellenderMusic By – SGM*Music By, Words By – Carla*
11 Flinch
Drums, Vocals, Percussion – Matthias BossiGuitar – Michael MellenderMusic By – SGM*Music By, Words By – Carla*
12 Powerless (Live 01/06/06)
Drums, Vocals, Percussion – Matthias BossiGuitar – Michael Mellender

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Recorded, Mixed & Mastered [...], Polymorph Recording, Oakland CA. 1999-2001
Flinch & More Time recorded 2006, Ibid.
Track 12 recorded at Great American Music Hall, SF.

Much of this music was written collectively, with song ideas arising out of group improvisations and subject to merciless revision by all Museum members.

Friends of the Museum... Peter Conheim, Ona Stewart, David Bloom, Dren, John Carr & Stickman, Rance Mannion, Matt Waldron, Shinichi Momo Koga, Dawn McCarthy, Faun Fables, Greg & John Scharpen, Brian Kenney-Fresno, Grnd Natl Brnds, Už Jsme Doma, Mumble & Peg, Mark Growden, Species Being, Eric McFadden & the Experience, Charming Hostess, Rube Waddell, Gene Jun (being Gene), Wes Anderson & Schloss, Penny Allman, Katherine Copenhaver, Ramona Downey, Tony Gallegos, Chris Sipe, Mike Pukish, Ether, Rob Mitchell & Suicide Jack, Fear of Sleep, Darling Freakhead, Billy Davis, Thomas Leonard, John Hagelbarger, El Fay, Ron Cleave, Alenka Mullin (plumage), Kian Nassiri, Rob Burger, Mary Ann Opet, Nancy Elliot, Joshua Kohl, Peter Thelen, Sam Hurwitt, Mark Orton, Sam Prestianni, Alan Werner, Dee Ann Schaer, The Xerces Society, our families.

©℗ 2001 SGM. Reprint & expansion 2006

Packaging: 6-panel, clear plastic Digipak with 8-page foldout booklet
Total Playing Time: 77 mins, 1 sec

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 54436 00752 4
  • Barcode (Scanned): 6 5443600752 4
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, 3): 0EXQ6<7123>TE075 DADR
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 0K9U6<7123>TE075 DADR
  • Mastering SID Code (Variants 1 to 3): IFPI L485
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 8112
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 811F
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 812A

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