Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Best Foot Forward
0:50
2 Building Steam With a Grain of Salt
6:40
3 The Number Song
4:39
4 Changeling / Transmission 1
7:51
5 What Does Your Soul Look Like, Part 4
5:09
6 [untitled]
0:25
7 Stem / Long Stem / Transmission 2
9:22
8 Mutual Slump
4:04
9 Organ Donor
1:57
10 Why Hip Hop Sucks in ’96
0:44
11 Midnight in a Perfect World
5:01
12 Napalm Brain / Scatter Brain
9:24
13 What Does Your Soul Look Like, Part 1: Blue Sky Revisit / Transmission 3
7:29
CD 2: Excess Ephemera
# Title Rating Length
1 Best Foot Forward (alternate version)
1:16
2 Building Steam With a Grain of Salt (alternate take without overdubs)
6:43
3 The Number Song (Cut Chemist Party mix)
5:14
4 Changeling (original demo excerpt)
0:59
5 Stem (Cops ’n’ Robbers mix)
3:49
6 Soup
0:44
7 Red Bus Needs to Leave
2:45
8 Mutual Slump (alternate take without overdubs)
4:21
9 Organ Donor (extended overhaul)
4:29
10 Why Hip Hop Sucks in ’96 (alternate take)
0:54
11 Midnight in a Perfect World (Gab mix)
4:55
12 Napalm Brain (original demo beat)
0:35
13 What Does Your Soul Look Like? (Peshay remix)
9:24
14 DJ Shadow Live in Oxford, England, October 30 1997
12:35

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Josh Davis (aka DJ Shadow) (tracks 3, 7, 7, 9)
DJ Shadow (tracks 1–6, 8, 10–13)
vocals:
Gift of Gab (US rapper Tim Parker of Blackalicious) (track 11)
Lyrics Born (tracks 6, 10)
compilation of:
Changeling by DJ Shadow (track 4)
mash-ups:
remixes:
The Departed by Kool A.D. (track 12)
samples:
AJ Scratch by Kurtis Blow (track 3)
Been Had by Sapo (track 3)
Breakdown by T La Rock (track 3)
Grey Boy by Human Race (track 6)
I Need You by H.P. Riot (track 2)
I Worship You by Lexia (track 2)
Inner Mood I by Kay Gardner (track 4)
It's My Turn by Stezo (track 1)
Klondyke Netti by Embryo (track 4)
Linde Manor by Dennis Linde (track 7)
Love Suite by Nirvana (track 7)
Orion by Metallica (track 3)
Outta State by Akinyele (track 11)
PM or Later by The New Breed (track 9)
Possibly Maybe by Björk (track 8)
Quit Jivin' by Pearly Queen (track 3)
Sekoilu seestyy by Pekka Pohjola (tracks 7, 11)
Soft Shell by Motherlode (track 4)
Soul by S.O.U.L. (track 11)
Tears by Giorgio (tracks 7, 9)
The Human Abstract by David Axelrod (tracks 7, 11)
Walk on By by Jo Ann Garrett (track 12)
recording of:
Best Foot Forward (track 1)
Long Stem (track 7)
Mutual Slump (track 8)
Organ Donor (track 9)
Stem (track 7)
The Number Song (track 3)
[untitled] (track 6)

CD 2: Excess Ephemera

composer:
Josh Davis (aka DJ Shadow) (tracks 3, 9)
DJ Shadow (track 3)
engineer:
DJ Shadow (track 3)
producer:
DJ Shadow (track 3)
remixer:
Cut Chemist (track 3)
remix of:
The Number Song by DJ Shadow (track 3)
recording of:
Organ Donor (track 9)
The Number Song (track 3)

Release

additional engineer: Dan the Automator
design/illustration: William Bankhead
Ben Drury
engineer: DJ Shadow
mixer: DJ Shadow
photography: B Plus (photographer)
Barney Bankhead
William Bankhead
producer: DJ Shadow
ASIN: US: B0009F2C34 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/469053 [info]