Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Oh No
4 4:20
2 Masterswarm
5 6:35
3 Fitz and the Dizzyspells
5 3:36
4 Effigy
5 5:06
5 Tenuousness
5 3:51
6 Nomenclature
3 2:54
7 Ouo
5 0:20
8 Not a Robot, but a Ghost
5 5:37
9 Unfolding Fans
4 0:57
10 Anonanimal
4 4:47
11 Natural Disaster
5 4:18
12 The Privateers
5 3:24
13 Souverian
5 7:18
14 On Ho
4 1:08
CD 2: Useless Creatures
# Title Rating Length
1 Master Sigh
5 2:17
2 You Woke Me Up!
5 7:25
3 Nyatiti
5 4:01
4 The Barn Tapes
5 10:13
5 Carrion Suite
5 9:40
6 Spinney
5 0:45
7 Dissent
5 3:54
8 Hot Math
5 7:19
9 Sigh Master
5 5:32

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
Martin Dosh (track 8)
Jeremy Ylvisaker (track 9)
additional editor:
John Kelton (track 3)
additional recording engineer:
David Lindvall (track 12)
Tom Herbers (2007-12-14) (track 10)
composer:
Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter) (tracks 1–14)
lyricist:
Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter) (tracks 1–6, 8–13)
mixer:
David Boucher (track 3)
Mark Greenberg (track 1)
Neal Jensen (track 1)
publisher:
BMG Blue (track 9)
Wegawam Music Co. (tracks 1–3, 5–14)
edits:
Effigy by Andrew Bird (track 4)
Oh No (edit) by Andrew Bird (track 1)
recording of:
Anonanimal (track 10)
Effigy (track 4)
Masterswarm (track 2)
Natural Disaster (track 11)
Nomenclature (track 6)
Oh No (track 1)
On Ho (track 14)
Ouo (track 7)
Souverian (track 13)
Tenuousness (track 5)
The Privateers (track 12)
Unfolding Fans (track 9)

CD 2: Useless Creatures

double bass:
Todd Sickafoose (tracks 1–9)
percussion:
Glenn Kotche (tracks 1–9)
additional editor:
Todd Sickafoose (tracks 2, 5)
additional mixer:
Todd Sickafoose (tracks 2, 5)
composer:
Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter) (tracks 1–2, 4–9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
instruments arranger:
Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter) (track 3)
publisher:
Wegawam Music Co. (tracks 1–9)
recording of:
Carrion Suite (track 5)
Dissent (track 7)
Hot Math (track 8)
Master Sigh (track 1)
Nyatiti (track 3)
Sigh Master (track 9)
Spinney (track 6)
The Barn Tapes (track 4)
You Woke Me Up! (track 2)

Release

bass:David Lindvall
bass, guitar and organ:Jeremy Ylvisaker
clarinet:Michael Lewis (saxophonist and bassist from Minnesota)
composer:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
double bass:Todd Sickafoose
flute:Emil Svanängen
graphic design:Chad Kloepfer
guitar, violin and whistle:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
keyboard, percussion and sampler:Martin Dosh
mastering:Jeff Lipton
membranophone:Andreas Werliin
percussion:Glenn Kotche
producer:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
violin and whistle:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
background vocals:Kelly Hogan
Emil Svanängen
lead vocals:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
lyricist:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
mixer:David Boucher
Mark Nevers
additional recording engineer:Mark Greenberg
Neal Jensen
recording engineer:Andrew Bird (US indie rock multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter)
David Boucher
Dan Dietrich
Mark Greenberg
Neal Jensen
Mark Nevers
design/illustration:Diana Sudyka
photography:Cameron Wittig
ASIN:US: B001LTVBXE [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1625185 [info]