Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wave
5:27
2 Rosalie
3:50
3 Crooked Frame
4:01
4 Put You Down
5:48
5 Slip
4:49
6 With These Hands
3:30
7 Last to Know
5:04
8 Sway
4:45
9 I Was Drunk
4:52
10 Guilty
4:53
11 Sacremento & Polk
4:42
12 About This Love
5:44
13 Don’t Need You
5:12
14 Across the River
5:23
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hard Road
The True Believers 4:05
2 The Rain Won’t Help You
The True Believers 3:09
3 Everybody Loves Me
Alejandro Escovedo 3:25
4 Sex Beat
Alejandro Escovedo 4:10
5 The End
Buick MacKane 3:23
6 John Conquest
Buick MacKane 5:24
7 Say Goodnight
Buick MacKane 4:21
8 Big Shoe Head
Buick MacKane 4:53
9 Tired Skin
Alejandro Escovedo 3:53
10 Pyramid of Tears
Alejandro Escovedo 4:46
11 One More Time
Alejandro Escovedo 4:53
12 She Doesn’t Live Here Anymore
Alejandro Escovedo 6:05
13 Five Hearts Breaking
Alejandro Escovedo 5:55
14 Gravity / Falling Down Again / Street Hassle
Alejandro Escovedo 12:29

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
San Diego, California, United States (1996-09-07) (track 8)
acoustic guitar:
Stephen Bruton (tracks 4, 6)
Mike Daly (American producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist) (tracks 12–13)
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 3, 6, 9)
Chris Stamey (track 2)
violin:
Caitlin Cary (tracks 12, 14)
David Perales (tracks 4–5, 9–11)
David Felberg (1996-09-07) (track 8)
shakers:
Jon Wurster (track 2)
cello:
Brian Standefer (tracks 1–2, 9–14)
Frank Kammerdiener (1994-12-09) (track 7)
Brian Standefer (1996-09-07) (track 8)
chamberlin:
Mike Daly (American producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist) (track 1)
Hammond organ:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (track 5)
bass guitar:
Hutch Hutchinson (track 6)
baritone guitar:
Stephen Bruton (track 6)
mandolin [mando guitar]:
Mike Daly (American producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist) (track 14)
drums:
Tom Fillman (track 6)
Hector Muñoz (tracks 1–2, 9–14)
Brannen Temple (tracks 3–5)
Stephen Belans (1994-12-09) (track 7)
Hector Muñoz (1996-09-07) (track 8)
farfisa:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (track 3)
slide guitar:
Joe Eddy Hines (track 14)
pedal steel guitar:
Eric Heywood (tracks 1–2, 12, 14)
Bill McCullough (track 10)
synthesizer:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (tracks 4–5)
Tom Canning (tracks 4, 6)
prepared piano:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (track 4)
organ:
Mike Daly (American producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist) (tracks 12–13)
Chris Stamey (tracks 2, 14)
guitar:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 1, 5, 12–14)
Joe Eddy Hines (1994-12-09) (track 7)
Alejandro Escovedo (1994-12-09) (track 7)
Alejandro Escovedo (1996-09-07) (track 8)
Joe Eddy Hines (1996-09-07) (track 8)
bass:
Glenn Fukunaga (track 10)
Tom Ray (tracks 9, 11)
Michael “cornbread” Traylor (tracks 1–2, 12–14)
Terry Wilson (bassist) (tracks 3, 5)
Scott Garber (1996-09-07) (track 8)
double bass:
Aaron Oliva (tracks 1, 12, 14)
electric guitar:
Stephen Bruton (track 3)
Mitch Easter (track 2)
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 3–4, 10)
Eric Heywood (tracks 13–14)
Joe Eddy Hines (tracks 3–5, 10)
Chris Stamey (track 12)
percussion:
Juan Escovedo (track 6)
Juanita Escovedo (track 6)
Pete Escovedo (track 6)
Chris Phillips (USA based drummer) (tracks 12, 14)
Chris Searles (track 5)
Sheila Escovedo (track 6)
piano:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (track 5)
Tom Canning (track 6)
bass clarinet:
Bill Ginn (track 5)
bells:
Chris Stamey (track 2)
12 string guitar:
Mike Daly (American producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist) (track 2)
guitars:
Joe Eddy Hines (tracks 9, 11)
Wurlitzer electric piano:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (track 3)
additional guitar:
Chris Stamey (track 13)
background vocals:
Stephen Bruton (track 3)
Eric Heywood (track 1)
Ryan Adams (track 13)
Lynn Blakey (of Tres Chicas, Glory Fountain) (track 1)
David Perales (tracks 9–11)
Charlie Sexton (track 4)
Will Sexton (track 4)
Tres Chicas (track 12)
composer:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 1–7, 9–14)
lead vocals:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 1–6, 9–14)
Alejandro Escovedo (1994-12-09) (track 7)
Alejandro Escovedo (1996-09-07) (track 8)
lyricist:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 1–7, 9–14)
mixer:
Tim Harper (North Carolina engineer) (tracks 1–2, 12–14)
Chris Stamey (tracks 1–2, 12–14)
producer:
Chris Stamey (tracks 1–2, 12–14)
recorded by:
Alan Durham (track 10)
Mike Konopka (tracks 9, 11)
Timothy Powell (Metro Mobile Recording, Glenview, IL, USA) (tracks 9, 11)
Chris Stamey (tracks 1–2, 12–14)
writer:
Mick Jagger (track 8)
Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist) (track 8)
mixed at:
recorded at:
FitzGerald's (Berwyn, IL) in Berwyn, Illinois, United States (tracks 9, 11)
Hit Shack in Austin, Texas, United States (tracks 3–6)
Cactus Café in Austin, Texas, United States (1994-12-09) (track 7)
live cover recording of:
Sway (1996-09-07) (track 8)
live recording of:
I Was Drunk (track 9)
Sacramento & Polk (track 11)
Last to Know (1994-12-09) (track 7)
recording of:
About This Love (track 12)
Across the River (track 14)
Crooked Frame (track 3)
Don't Need You (track 13)
Guilty (track 10)
Put You Down (track 4)
Rosalie (track 2)
Slip (track 5)
Wave (track 1)
With These Hands (track 6)

CD 2

recorded in:
Boulder, Colorado, United States (1996) (track 10)
acoustic guitar:
Stephen Bruton (track 9)
Alejandro Escovedo (track 4)
Joe Eddy Hines (track 4)
violin:
David Perales (track 4)
David Perales (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Amy Tiven (1996-10-14) (track 14)
cello:
Brian Standefer (track 4)
Frank Kammerdiener (1994-12-09) (track 11)
Brian Standefer (1996-10-14) (track 14)
drums:
Hector Muñoz (track 3)
Brannen Temple (track 9)
Stephen Belans (1994-12-09) (track 11)
Stephen Belans (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Stephen Belans (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Hector Muñoz (1996-10-14) (track 14)
drums and percussion:
Chris Phillips (USA based drummer) (track 4)
guitar:
Alejandro Escovedo (1994-12-09) (track 11)
Joe Eddy Hines (1994-12-09) (track 11)
Joe Eddy Hines (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Alejandro Escovedo (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Alejandro Escovedo (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Alejandro Escovedo (1996-10-14) (track 14)
Joe Eddy Hines (1996-10-14) (track 14)
harmonica:
Melissa Swingle (track 4)
bass:
Glenn Fukunaga (track 3)
Terry Wilson (bassist) (track 9)
Andrew Duplantis (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Andrew Duplantis (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Scott Garber (1996-10-14) (track 14)
bass and guitar:
Chris Stamey (track 4)
electric guitar:
Alejandro Escovedo (track 3)
Joe Eddy Hines (track 3)
keyboard:
Chris Knight (keyboardist) (1995-08-01) (track 13)
piano:
Stephen Barber (US composer, arranger and musician) (track 9)
background vocals:
Melissa Swingle (track 4)
David Perales (tracks 3–4)
composer:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 3, 9–14, 14)
Jeffrey Lee Pierce (track 4)
Lou Reed (track 14)
lead vocals:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 3–4, 9)
Alejandro Escovedo (1994-12-09) (track 11)
Alejandro Escovedo (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Alejandro Escovedo (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Alejandro Escovedo (1996-10-14) (track 14)
lyricist:
Alejandro Escovedo (tracks 3, 9–14, 14)
producer:
Chris Stamey (track 4)
recorded by:
Chris Stamey (track 4)
Alan Durham (track 3)
Tim Harper (North Carolina engineer) (track 4)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Cactus Café in Austin, Texas, United States (1994-12-09) (track 11)
Palms Playhouse (Davis, CA, 1970s-2002) in Davis, California, United States (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Tractor Tavern in Seattle, Washington, United States (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Chesterfield Café in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1996-10-14) (track 14)
cover recording of:
Sex Beat (track 4)
live cover recording of:
Street Hassle (1996-10-14) (track 14)
live recording of:
Pyramid of Tears (track 10)
One More Time (1994-12-09) (track 11)
She Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1995-02-17) (track 12)
Five Hearts Breaking (1995-08-01) (track 13)
Falling Down Again (1996-10-14) (track 14)
Gravity (1996-10-14) (track 14)
recording of:
Everybody Loves Me (track 3)
Tired Skin (track 9)