Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Clairaudients (Kill or Be Killed) 4 6:05
2 Four Winds 5 4:16
3 If the Brakeman Turns My Way 4 4:54
4 Hot Knives 4 4:14
5 Make a Plan to Love Me 3 4:14
6 Soul Singer in a Session Band 4 4:14
7 Classic Cars 3 4:19
8 Middleman 3 4:50
9 Cleanse Song 2.5 3:29
10 No One Would Riot for Less 5 5:12
11 Coat Check Dream Song 3 4:10
12 I Must Belong Somewhere 2.5 6:19
13 Lime Tree 3 5:54

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Brian Walsh (US clarinetist) (track 9)
violin:
Anton Patzner (tracks 2, 6)
drums (drum set):
Shane Aspegren (track 11)
Jason Boesel (tracks 2–3, 7, 10–12)
Maria Taylor (American singer-songwriter) (track 5)
Janet Weiss (tracks 1, 4, 6)
bass guitar:
Stefanie Drootin (tracks 11–12)
Tim Luntzel (tracks 7, 10)
Dan McCarthy (track 2)
Mike Mogis (tracks 1, 3–6, 9)
oboe:
Myka Miller (track 9)
baritone guitar:
Mike Mogis (track 8)
strings arranger:
Nate Walcott (tracks 4, 10, 13)
glockenspiel:
Mike Mogis (track 1)
woodwind arranger:
Nate Walcott (tracks 8–9)
mandolin:
Mike Mogis (tracks 2, 12)
pedal steel guitar:
Mike Mogis (tracks 1, 3, 10–11)
flute:
Sarah Wass (track 9)
organ:
Nate Walcott (tracks 1–3, 6–7, 10, 12)
dobro:
Mike Mogis (tracks 4, 12)
guitar:
Mike Mogis (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9, 11)
David Rawlings (American guitarist, singer and producer) (tracks 5, 7, 12)
Conor Oberst (tracks 1–2, 4–10, 12–13)
M. Ward (tracks 1, 4, 6)
banjo and mandolin:
Mike Mogis (track 2)
electric piano:
Nate Walcott (tracks 2, 11)
vibraphone:
Mike Mogis (tracks 1, 11)
lap steel guitar:
Mike Mogis (tracks 6, 8–9)
percussion:
Shane Aspegren (track 9)
Clark Baechle (track 1)
Dan Bitney (tracks 8–9)
Jonathan Crawford (visual artist and drummer) (tracks 8–9, 11)
Dan Fliegel (tracks 8–9)
John McEntire (tracks 8–9, 11)
Mike Mogis (tracks 8–9)
Michael Zerang (American free jazz percussionist) (tracks 8–9)
keyboard:
Conor Oberst (track 13)
electronic instruments [electronics]:
John McEntire (track 11)
ukulele:
Mike Mogis (track 9)
piano:
Conor Oberst (track 3)
Nate Walcott (tracks 4, 6–7)
bass clarinet:
David Moyer (saxophonist/flutist/clarinetist) (track 8)
Brian Walsh (US clarinetist) (track 8)
12 string guitar:
Mike Mogis (track 2)
background vocals:
Jason Boesel (tracks 3, 8)
Mike Mogis (tracks 3, 9, 11)
Maria Taylor (American singer-songwriter) (track 2)
Jake Bellows (track 12)
Z Berg (tracks 1, 4–5, 10–11, 13)
Sherri DuPree (tracks 4–5, 10–11, 13)
Stacy DuPree (US singer/keyboardist of Eisley) (tracks 4–5, 10–11, 13)
Sean Foley (track 8)
Andy LeMaster (track 2)
Hassan Lemtouni (tracks 1, 11)
Chris Macdonald (tracks 5, 8)
Ted Stevens (track 8)
M. Ward (track 6)
Gillian Welch (track 7)
Rachael Yamagata (tracks 1, 4–5, 10–11, 13)
composer:
Jason Boesel (track 3)
Conor Oberst (tracks 1–13)
Nate Walcott (track 11)
conductor:
Suzie Katayama (tracks 1, 5)
Bill Meyers (tracks 4, 10, 13)
lead vocals:
Conor Oberst (tracks 1–13)
lyricist:
Conor Oberst (tracks 1–13)
orchestrator:
Nate Walcott (tracks 1, 5)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 4)
recording of:
Classic Cars (track 7)
Cleanse Song (track 9)
Four Winds (track 2)
Hot Knives (track 4)
Lime Tree (track 13)
Middleman (track 8)