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My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

Artist: Brian Eno / David Byrne
Label: Sire
Catalog#: SRK 6093
Format: Vinyl
Country: US
Released: 1981-02-00
Tracklist
A1 America Is Waiting 3:36
  Notes:

Brian Eno - Arranged By
David Byrne - Arranged By
David Van Tieghem - Arranged By
Tim Wright - Arranged By
Bill Laswell - Arranged By, Bass
Tim Wright - Bass [Click]
David Van Tieghem - Drums, Percussion

A2 Mea Culpa 3:35
  Notes:

Dennis Keeley - Drums [Bodhran]

A3 Regiment 3:56
  Notes:

Brian Eno - Arranged By
Busta Jones - Arranged By
Chris Frantz - Arranged By
David Byrne - Arranged By
Robert Fripp - Arranged By
Busta Jones - Bass
Chris Frantz - Drums
David Van Tieghem - Drums
Dunya Yusin - Other [Vocal Sample Source]
David Van Tieghem - Percussion

A4 Help Me Somebody 4:18
  Notes:

Steve Scales - Congas, Percussion [Metals]
John Cooksey - Drums
Reverend Paul Morton - Other [Vocal Sample Source]

A5 The Jezebel Spirit 4:55
  Notes:

Prairie Prince - Drums [Bass Drum], Percussion [Can]
Mingo Lewis - Drums [Bata], Percussion [Sticks]

B1 Qu'Ran 3:46
  Notes:

John Cooksey - Drums

B2 Moonlight In Glory 4:19
  Notes:

Jose Rossy - Congas, Percussion [Agong-gong]
The Moving Star Hall Singers - Other [Vocal Sample Source]

B3 The Carrier 3:30
  Notes:

Prairie Prince - Drums [Bass Drum], Percussion [Can]
Mingo Lewis - Drums [Bata], Percussion [Sticks]
Dunya Yusin - Other [Vocal Sample Source]

B4 A Secret Life 2:30
  Notes:

سميرة توفيق - Other [Vocal Sample Source]

B5 Come With Us 2:38
B6 Mountain Of Needles 2:35
Credits

Brian Eno - Cover
Dave Jerden - Engineer
Eddie Korvin - Engineer
John Potoker - Engineer
Neal Teeman - Engineer
Stacy Baird - Engineer
Don Mack - Engineer [Assistant]
George Sloane - Engineer [Assistant]
Howard Johnston - Engineer [Assistant]
Hugo Dwyer - Engineer [Assistant]
Michael Ewasko - Engineer [Assistant]
Brian Eno - Guitar, Bass, Synthesizer, Drums, Percussion, Other [Found Objects], Producer
David Byrne - Guitar, Bass, Synthesizer, Drums, Percussion, Other [Found Objects], Producer
Greg Calbi - Mastered By
Peter Saville - Typography

Notes

℗ & © 1981 Sire Records Company
Made in U.S.A.
Title from a novel by Amos Tutuola.
Voices:
A1. Unidentified indignant radio host, San Francisco, April 1980.
A2. Inflamed caller and smooth politician replying, both unidentified. Radio call-in show, New York, July 1979.
A3. Dunya Yusin, Lebanese mountain singer (from 'The Human Voice in the World of Islam' Tangent Records TGS 131).
A4. Reverend Paul Morton, broadcast sermon, New Orleans, June 1980.
A5. Unidentified exorcist, New York, September 1980.
B1. Algerian Muslims chanting Qu'ran (same source as A3).
B2. The Moving Star Hall Singers, Sea Islands, Georgia (from 'The Moving Star Hall Singers' Folkways FS 3841).
B3. Dunya Yusin (see A3).
B4. Samira Tewfik, Egyptian popular singer (from 'Les Plus Grandes Artistes du Monde Arabe' EMI Records).
B5. Unidentified radio evangelist, San Francisco, April 1980.
On later editions of this album the track "Qu'ran" was omitted for religious reasons.

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