Brian Eno - David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts
Electronic
Label: Polydor ‎– 2311060, Polydor ‎– 2311 060, EG ‎– EGLP48
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Greece
Date of released: 1981
Category: Electronic
Style: Tribal, Electro, Experimental
Genre: Electronic
Musician: Brian Eno
Album's name: David Byrne - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts
ZIP archive size: 1773

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


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 America Is Waiting
Arranged By – Laswell*, Eno*, Byrne*, Van Tieghem*, Wright*Bass – Bill LaswellBass [Click] – Tim Wright Drums, Percussion – David Van Tieghem
3:36
A2 Mea Culpa
Bodhrán – Dennis Keeley
3:45
A3 Regiment
Arranged By – Eno*, Jones*, Frantz*, Byrne*, Fripp*Bass – Busta JonesDrums – Chris FrantzDrums, Percussion – David Van TieghemVoice – Dunya Yusin*Written-By – Jones*
3:56
A4 Help Me Somebody
Congas, Percussion [Metals] – Steve ScalesDrums – John CookseyVoice – Reverend Paul Morton
4:18
A5 The Jezebel Spirit
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo Lewis
5:00
B1 Qu'ran
Drums – John Cooksey
3:46
B2 Moonlight In Glory
Congas, Gong [Agong-gong] – Jose RossyVoice – The Moving Star Hall Singers
4:46
B3 The Carrier
Bass Drum, Percussion [Can] – Prairie PrinceBata, Percussion [Sticks] – Mingo LewisVoice – Dunya Yusin*
3:30
B4 A Secret Life
Voice – Samira Tewfik*
2:30
B5 Come With Us 2:38
B6 Mountain Of Needles 2:35

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – PolyGram
  • Manufactured By – G.P.I. S.A.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – PolyGram
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – E.G. Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – E.G. Records Ltd.

Credits

  • Artwork [From A Video By] – Brian Eno
  • Engineer – Dave Jerden, Eddie Korvin, John Potoker, Neal Teeman, Stacy Baird
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Don Mack, George Sloane, Howard Johnston, Hugh Dwyer*, Michael Ewasko
  • Guitar, Bass, Synthesizer, Drums, Percussion, Performer [Found Objects] – Brian Eno, David Byrne
  • Mastered By – Greg Calbi
  • Producer – Brian Eno, David Byrne
  • Typography – Peter Saville
  • Written-By – Eno*, Byrne*

Notes

℗ 1981 PolyGram 410 X.
Made in Greece.

The tracks are numbered from 1 to 11 on the Sleeve.
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.
6. Algerian Muslims chanting Qu'ran. (Same source as 3).
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.

On later editions of this album the track "Qu'ran" was omited because of religious reasons.

℗© 1981 EG Records Limited

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BIEM

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category 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
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
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
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
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

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