69 Love Songs, Volume 2

~ Release by The Magnetic Fields (see all versions of this release, 1 available)

Annotation

The following artists made significant vocal contributions to the album, but are generally not considered regular members of the band; therefore, they currently have the "guest" attribute flagged on their performance ARs:
LD Beghtol, Dudley Klute and Shirley Simms.

Suboptimal AR credits:
Track 12, "Promises of Eternity": Chris Ewen plays the instruments and provides the backing track. (Currently credit as: guest performed by Chris Ewen.)

Annotation last modified on 2010-04-24 04:01 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
#TitleRatingLength
1Roses
guest lead vocals:
LD Beghtol
recording of:
Roses
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
30:28
2Love Is Like Jazz
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
Love Is Like Jazz
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
32:57
3When My Boy Walks Down the Street
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
When My Boy Walks Down the Street
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.652:38
4Time Enough for Rocking When We’re Old3.52:04
5Very Funny
guest lead vocals:
Dudley Kludt
arranger:
Claudia Gonson
recording of:
Very Funny
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
41:27
6Grand Canyon
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
Grand Canyon
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.52:28
7No One Will Ever Love You
guest lead vocals:
Shirley Simms
recording of:
No One Will Ever Love You
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
43:14
8If You Don’t Cry
lead vocals:
Claudia Gonson
recording of:
If You Don’t Cry
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
4.353:07
9You’re My Only Home
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
You’re My Only Home
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.52:18
10(Crazy for You but) Not That Crazy
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
(Crazy for You but) Not That Crazy
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.52:19
11My Only Friend
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
My Only Friend
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
42:01
12Promises of Eternity
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
guest performer:
Chris Ewen
arranger:
Chris Ewen
recording of:
Promises of Eternity
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
43:46
13World Love
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
arranger:
Claudia Gonson
recording of:
World Love
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
4.53:07
14Washington, D.C.
lead vocals:
Claudia Gonson
recording of:
Washington, D.C.
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
41:53
15Long‐Forgotten Fairytale
guest lead vocals:
Dudley Kludt
recording of:
Long-Forgotten Fairytale
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
43:37
16Kiss Me Like You Mean It
guest lead vocals:
Shirley Simms
recording of:
Kiss Me Like You Mean It
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
42:01
17Papa Was a Rodeo
guest lead vocals:
Shirley Simms
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
Papa Was a Rodeo
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.55:02
18Epitaph for My Heart
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
Epitaph for My Heart
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.52:50
19Asleep and Dreaming
guest keyboard:
Daniel Handler
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
arranger:
Daniel Handler
recording of:
Asleep and Dreaming
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
41:53
20The Sun Goes Down and the World Goes Dancing4.352:46
21The Way You Say Good‐Night
guest lead vocals:
LD Beghtol
recording of:
The Way You Say Good-Night
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
52:45
22Abigail, Belle of Kilronan
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
Abigail, Belle of Kilronan
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
3.52:01
23I Shatter
lead vocals:
Stephin Merritt
recording of:
I Shatter
lyricist and composer:
Stephin Merritt
53:09