Tracklist

CD 1: Stop Making Sense
# Title Rating Length
1 Psycho Killer
4.65 4:30
2 Swamp
3 4:29
3 Slippery People
3.5 4:14
4 Burning Down the House
4.65 4:15
5 Girlfriend Is Better
3.5 5:09
6 Once in a Lifetime
4.65 5:35
7 What a Day That Was
3 6:30
8 Life During Wartime
3 5:53
9 Take Me to the River
3.5 6:00
CD 2: Little Creatures
# Title Rating Length
1 And She Was
4.35 3:41
2 Give Me Back My Name
3 3:22
3 Creatures of Love
3 4:16
4 The Lady Don’t Mind
3 4:00
5 Perfect World
3 4:28
6 Stay Up Late
5 3:45
7 Walk It Down
3 4:44
8 Television Man
3 6:12
9 Road to Nowhere
4.25 4:21
CD 3: True Stories
# Title Rating Length
1 Love for Sale
4:32
2 Puzzlin’ Evidence
5:24
3 Hey Now
3:42
4 Papa Legba
5:56
5 Wild Wild Life
3.65 3:40
6 Radio Head
3:32
7 Dream Operator
4:39
8 People Like Us
4:28
9 City of Dreams
5:07

Credits

CD 1: Stop Making Sense

composer:
Brian Eno (track 6)
David Byrne (tracks 1–3, 3–8)
Chris Frantz (tracks 2–3, 3–5, 8)
Jerry Harrison (tracks 2–3, 3–5, 8)
Tina Weymouth (tracks 2–3, 3–5, 8)
lyricist:
David Byrne (tracks 1–3, 3–8)
Chris Frantz (tracks 1, 8)
Jerry Harrison (track 8)
Tina Weymouth (tracks 1, 8)
writer:
Al Green (track 9)
Mabon Hodges (track 9)
publisher:
later parody versions:
Psycho Chicken (track 1)
live cover recording of:
live recording of:
Once in a Lifetime (track 6)
Psycho Killer (track 1)
Slippery People (track 3)
Swamp (track 2)
recording of:
Slippery People (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Life During Exodus (track 8)
Polkas on 45 (track 4)

CD 2: Little Creatures

drums:
Chris Frantz (tracks 1–9)
guitar:
David Byrne (tracks 1–9)
guitar and keyboard:
Jerry Harrison (tracks 1–9)
bass:
Tina Weymouth (tracks 1–9)
background vocals:
Jerry Harrison (tracks 1–9)
Tina Weymouth (tracks 1–9)
composer:
David Byrne (tracks 1–9)
Chris Frantz (tracks 2, 4)
Jerry Harrison (tracks 2, 4)
Tina Weymouth (tracks 2, 4)
lyricist:
David Byrne (tracks 1–9)
Chris Frantz (track 5)
mixer:
Eric Thorngren (tracks 1–9)
performer:
Andrew Cader (track 9)
recorded by:
Eric Thorngren (tracks 1–9)
vocals:
David Byrne (tracks 1–9)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 453) (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Kaaner wors (track 1)
recording of:
And She Was (track 1)
Creatures of Love (track 3)
Perfect World (track 5)
Road to Nowhere (track 9)
Stay Up Late (track 6)
Television Man (track 8)
Walk It Down (track 7)

CD 3: True Stories

fiddle:
Tommy Camfield (track 8)
drums:
Chris Frantz (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
pedal steel guitar:
Tommy Morrell (tracks 8–9)
guitar:
David Byrne (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
bass:
Tina Weymouth (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (tracks 3–4, 8–9)
keyboard:
Jerry Harrison (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
background vocals:
Jerry Harrison (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
Tina Weymouth (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
choir vocals:
composer:
David Byrne (tracks 1–9)
engineer:
Michael McClain (tracks 3, 8–9)
lyricist:
David Byrne (tracks 1–9)
mastering:
Jack Skinner (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
mixer:
Mick Guzauski (track 5)
Lee Herschberg (track 8)
Eric Thorngren (tracks 1, 3–4, 7, 9)
recorded by:
Eric Thorngren (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
vocals:
David Byrne (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
recording of:
City of Dreams (track 9)
Dream Operator (track 7)
Hey Now (track 3)
Love for Sale (track 1)
Papa Legba (track 4)
People Like Us (track 8)
Puzzlin' Evidence (track 2)
Radio Head (track 6)
Wild Wild Life (track 5)

Release Group

part of: The Originals (EMI compilations containing 3 albums)