Annotation

Parodies:

Amish Paradise - Gangsta's Paradise (Coolio)
Cavity Search - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me (U2)
Gump - Lump (The Presidents of the United States of America)
Syndicated Inc. - Misery (Soul Asylum)
Phony Calls - Waterfalls (TLC)

Polkas:

The Alternative Polka (1996)
Loser (Beck)
Sex Type Thing (Stone Temple Pilots)
All I Wanna Do (Sheryl Crow)
Closer (Nine Inch Nails)
Bang and Blame (R.E.M.)
You Oughta Know (Alanis Morissette)
Bullet With Butterfly Wings (Smashing Pumpkins)
My Friends (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
I'll Stick Around (Foo Fighters)
Black Hole Sun (Soundgarden)
Basket Case (Green Day)

Annotation last modified on 2011-05-27 20:55 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Amish Paradise
4 3:21
2 Everything You Know Is Wrong
3.35 3:48
3 Cavity Search
3 4:20
4 Callin’ In Sick
3 3:41
5 The Alternative Polka
3.8 4:51
6 Since You’ve Been Gone
3.25 1:23
7 Gump
3.65 2:11
8 I’m So Sick of You
2.65 3:26
9 Syndicated Inc.
2.65 3:54
10 I Remember Larry
3 3:56
11 Phony Calls
2.75 3:23
12 The Night Santa Went Crazy
3.4 4:01

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Joel Peskin (tracks 1–12)
bass guitar:
Steve Jay (bassist) (tracks 1–12)
trumpet:
Warren Luening (tracks 1–12)
membranophone:
Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz (drummer) (tracks 1–12)
banjo:
Jim West (supporting musician for "Weird Al" Yankovic) (tracks 1–12)
percussion:
Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz (drummer) (tracks 1–12)
keyboard:
Ruben Valtierra (tracks 1–12)
Al Yankovic (tracks 1–12)
accordion:
Al Yankovic (tracks 1–12)
baritone saxophone:
Gary Herbig (tracks 1–12)
tuba:
Tommy Johnson (Session musician - Tuba) (tracks 1–12)
guitar family:
Jim West (supporting musician for "Weird Al" Yankovic) (tracks 1–12)
additional lyricist:
Sherwood Schwartz (track 1)
George Wyle (track 1)
arranger:
Al Yankovic (tracks 5, 5)
assistant engineer:
Colin Sauers (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
Al Yankovic (tracks 1–12)
Steve Jay (bassist) (tracks 1–12)
Lisa Popeil (tracks 1–12)
Jim West (supporting musician for "Weird Al" Yankovic) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Glen Ballard (track 5)
Chris Ballew (track 7)
Sleepy Brown (track 11)
A. Ivey, Jr. (American rapper, actor, chef, and record producer) (track 1)
Billy Corgan (track 5)
Dean DeLeo (track 5)
Dave Dederer (track 7)
Mike Dirnt (track 5)
Marqueze Ethridge (track 11)
Jason Finn (track 7)
Eric Kretz (track 5)
L. Sanders (US R&B singer Larry Sanders, known for "Gangsta’s Paradise") (track 1)
Alanis Morissette (track 5)
Ray Murray (track 11)
Dave Pirner (track 9)
D. Rasheed (track 1)
Trent Reznor (track 5)
Tré Cool (track 5)
U2 (Irish rock band) (track 3)
Rico Wade (track 11)
Scott Weiland (track 5)
S. Wonder (track 1)
Al Yankovic (tracks 2, 4–6, 8, 10, 12)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden lead singer) (track 5)
Dave Grohl (track 5)
engineer:
Tony Papa (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Al Yankovic (tracks 1–12)
lyricist:
Billy Corgan (track 5)
Alanis Morissette (track 5)
Trent Reznor (track 5)
Scott Weiland (track 5)
Al Yankovic (tracks 1–4, 6–12)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden lead singer) (track 5)
Dave Grohl (track 5)
mixer:
Tony Papa (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Al Yankovic (tracks 1–12)
spoken vocals:
Hank Azaria (track 11)
Nancy Cartwright (track 11)
writer:
David Baerwald (track 5)
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 5)
Bill Bottrell (track 5)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 5)
Wyn Cooper (track 5)
Sheryl Crow (track 5)
Flea (US bassist) (track 5)
Kevin Gilbert (singer songwriter) (track 5)
Beck Hansen (track 5)
Anthony Kiedis (track 5)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 5)
Dave Navarro (American guitarist) (track 5)
Chad Smith (drummer from Red Hot Chili Peppers) (track 5)
Karl Stephenson (track 5)
Michael Stipe (track 5)
premiered at:
phonographic copyright by:
Rock 'n' Roll (1996) (tracks 1–12)
Scotti Bros. Records (1996) (tracks 1–12)
Volcano Entertainment III, L.L.C. (1996) (tracks 1–12)
publisher:
Belt Star (track 11)
Black Bull Music (track 1)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 1)
Ear Booker Music (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12)
Flying Rabbi (track 7)
Madcastle Muzik (track 1)
Pebbitone Music (track 11)
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (renamed as Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. since ca. 1998 or thereafter) ( – ????) (track 3)
PolyGram Music Publishing ( – ????) (track 7)
Raw Poo Music (track 7)
TIZBIZ Music (track 11)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
is based on:
later versions:
medley of:
Loser (track 5)
Sex Type Thing (track 5)
All I Wanna Do (track 5)
Closer (Nine Inch Nails) (track 5)
Bang and Blame (track 5)
You Oughta Know (track 5)
My Friends (track 5)
Black Hole Sun (track 5)
Basket Case (track 5)
Ear Booker Polka (track 5)
parody version of:
Lump (track 7)
Misery (track 9)
Waterfalls (track 11)
recording of:
Amish Paradise (track 1)
Callin’ In Sick (track 4)
Cavity Search (track 3)
Gump (track 7)
I Remember Larry (track 10)
Phony Calls (track 11)
Syndicated Inc. (track 9)

Release

ASIN: UK: B00005J9MK [info]