Annotation

Confirmed Disc ID: pn9YzuxFnazAzYN3X4suqpzIPF8-

Annotation last modified on 2011-09-28 23:25 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Girls & Boys
4 4:51
2 Tracy Jacks
3.5 4:20
3 End of a Century
2.65 2:46
4 Parklife
3.7 3:05
5 Bank Holiday
3 1:42
6 Badhead
2.5 3:26
7 The Debt Collector
3 2:11
8 Far Out
2 1:38
9 To the End
3.5 4:05
10 London Loves
3 4:15
11 Trouble in the Message Centre
3 4:10
12 Clover Over Dover
3 3:23
13 Magic America
3 3:38
14 Jubilee
3 2:48
15 This Is a Low
2.35 5:17
16 Lot 105
3 1:19

Credits

CD 1

strings arranger:
John Metcalfe (UK-based composer, arranger and violist) (track 2)
flugelhorn:
Roddy Lorimer (track 6)
additional engineer:
Stephen Hague (tracks 9, 15)
composer:
Graham Coxon (tracks 1–16)
Alex James (UK bassist for Blur/Fat Les) (tracks 1–16)
Dave Rowntree (tracks 1–16)
Damon Albarn (tracks 1–16)
engineer:
John Smith (UK producer/engineer) (tracks 3–4, 15)
guest violin:
Louisa Fuller (violinist) (track 2)
Rick Koster (track 2)
Mark Pharoah (violinist) (track 2)
guest cello:
Ivan McCready (track 2)
guest strings:
Leo Payne (violin) (track 9)
Chris Pitsillides (track 9)
Audrey Riley (track 9)
Chris Tombling (violinist) (track 9)
guest viola:
John Metcalfe (UK-based composer, arranger and violist) (track 2)
guest soprano saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Tim Sanders (UK saxophonist) (track 7)
guest alto saxophone, baritone saxophone and flute:
Simon Clarke (UK saxophonist) (track 7)
guest accordion:
Stephen Hague (track 9)
guest baritone saxophone:
Simon Clarke (UK saxophonist) (track 6)
guest tenor saxophone:
Tim Sanders (UK saxophonist) (track 6)
guest trombone:
Richard Edwards (Trombone) (track 3)
Roddy Lorimer (track 6)
Neil Sidwell (track 7)
guest flugelhorn:
Roddy Lorimer (track 3)
guest background vocals:
Lætitia Sadier (track 9)
guest lead vocals:
Phil Daniels (track 4)
lyricist:
Alex James (UK bassist for Blur/Fat Les) (track 8)
Damon Albarn (tracks 1–6, 9–16)
producer:
Blur (UK alternative rock band) (track 9)
Stephen Street (tracks 1–8, 10–16)
Stephen Hague (track 9)
John Smith (UK producer/engineer) (track 9)
vocals:
Alex James (UK bassist for Blur/Fat Les) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Food Records Ltd. (1994) (track 15)
publisher:
MCA Music Ltd. (track 1)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 236) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Tarnlife (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
To the End (First version in French. Starts with "Et tous ces mots sales") (track 9)
To the End (La Comedie) (Second version in French. Starts with "Tous ces bals masqués") (track 9)
recording of:
Badhead (track 6)
Bank Holiday (track 5)
Clover Over Dover (track 12)
End of a Century (track 3)
Far Out (track 8)
Girls & Boys (track 1)
Jubilee (track 14)
London Loves (track 10)
Lot 105 (track 16)
Magic America (track 13)
Parklife (track 4)
The Debt Collector (track 7)
This Is a Low (track 15)
To the End (Original, sung in English) (track 9)
Tracy Jacks (track 2)

Release

acoustic guitar, clarinet, guitar, percussion and saxophone: Graham Coxon
Hammond organ, harpsichord, melodica, Moog, recorder and vibraphone: Damon Albarn
membranophone and percussion: Dave Rowntree
bass: Alex James (UK bassist for Blur/Fat Les)
keyboard: Stephen Street
background vocals: Graham Coxon
background vocals and lead vocals: Damon Albarn
engineer: John Smith (UK producer/engineer)
producer: Stephen Street
programming: Damon Albarn
Dave Rowntree
Stephen Street
remastered versions: Blur 21: The Box
ASIN: UK: B000002TQB [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/368268 [info]