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 (tracks 1–14)
lyricist:
Andrew Bird (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 (tracks 1–2, 4–9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
instruments arranger:
Andrew Bird (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)