Tracklist

CD 1: Old Man Future Blows the Blues
# Title Rating Length
1 Humming in the Void / Girl With the Thousand‐Watt Smile
5:22
2 Vista‐Dome‐Railcar
3:41
3 Behold Dumb Wonders
2 2:07
4 Dreamland Avenue
4:12
5 Jet Town
4:01
6 Atom Blasted Cadillac
4:30
7 Rocket‐Science‐Ranchboy
3:43
8 No Meaning
3:39
9 Whatever I Do
2:59
10 Emerald City
2:17
11 One‐Way Track
3:51
12 Nowhere Fast
3:14
13 Real Thing This Time
2:03
14 Buddha’s Eyes Are Everywhere
2:46
15 Rockarolla
4:20
16 Swing Song
2:17
17 Edge of Recall
3:10
18 My Paranoia
2:45
19 Tomorrow’s World
4:19
20 Blowin’ the Dust Off the Book of the Future
3:21
CD 2: Stargazing With Ranger Bill
# Title Rating Length
1 Great Plains
2:51
2 Big Yellow Moon
4:10
3 Hot‐Rod Racer
2:52
4 That Was Then
3:44
5 Space‐Ranch
3:27
6 Monorail
2 2:15
7 Ghost Train
2:09
8 All This and a Girl Like You
3:07
9 More Rain
3:28
10 The Lonesome Cowboy Radio Show
2 2:44
11 Sleepy Snakes
1:51
12 Wild Lilac
3:37
13 Perdita Rose
2:20
14 World of Dreams
2:49
15 Real Gone
3:24
16 Time Today
2:38
17 The Cowboy Club
2 6:50
18 High and Mighty
2 1:16
CD 3: Sunflower Dairy Product
# Title Rating Length
1 Baby Ruth’s Big Special
1:26
2 First Boy on the Moon
3:57
3 Down Comes the Rain
1:44
4 Don’t Cry, Space‐guy
4:29
5 Peppermint Forever
3:52
6 Magic Hill
3:27
7 The World Wakes Up
3:02
8 Dumb‐World
3:12
9 Lay‐Zee Boy Receiver
3:19
10 Nevertheless
2:56
11 Bright ’n’ Breezy
4:03
12 The Hipster Gimmick
2:41
13 Dreamgirl
3:22
14 Soakin’ in the Bathtub
2:58
15 Star Sugar Sky
3:04
16 Dreamboat Situation
2:48
17 God’s Own Neighbourhood
3:52
18 Looking for a Lantern
3:44
19 Existentialism
3:42
20 Stars Will Shine
3:16
CD 4: King Frankenstein
# Title Rating Length
1 Planet of Guitars
3:32
2 Half‐Man, Half‐Static
3:16
3 Monster Over the Fence
3:11
4 Buddha Smoked My Cigarettes
3:56
5 The Invisible Venus of New York City
3:45
6 Sunny Bungalows
2:52
7 Glittering Star
3:08
8 Elevated Railway
3:29
9 Luminous Intelligent Sexy Adult
3:53
10 Sweet Little Dreamer
1:38
11 My Luminous Planet
3:23
12 Zip, Boom, Bang
3:17
13 Reality Check
3:59
14 Somewhere, Nowhere, Everywhere
3:52
15 The Flower Thief
3:10
16 Art For Art’s Sake
2:00
17 A Hat Like This
2:12
18 Blink of an Eye
4:07
19 When Accident Became My Bride
3:27
20 Horse Eats Hat
3:17
21 King Frankenstein
6:08
CD 5: Console
# Title Rating Length
1 Quietly Now (Manipulating the Phonograph No. 2)
2:51
2 Hello Children
3:28
3 Ethel’s Attic
2:49
4 Clouds Above The Corn
2:57
5 Wonderful Weather in Woodgates Lane
3:19
6 Filligree
1:13
7 Memo Recorder Dream Narrative No. 1
3:37
8 Pink Poodle Parade
1:26
9 The Clock That Time Forgot
3:03
10 Holiday Express
4:08
11 No Bee in His Bonnet
4:53
12 Dust and Sunbeams and the Ticking of a Clock
3:12
13 Adventure Annual
3:59
14 Dreamstate USA (Memo Recorder Dream Narrative No. 2)
4:44
15 Boy With Bubblepipe
3:05
16 American Moderne
1:31
17 Fuzzy Dux
3:57
18 Rain on a Caravan Roof
3:55
19 A Short History of the Future
1:19
20 Ectoplasm Turbine
7:24
21 Painted Boats on Still Waters
3:05
CD 6: Playtime
# Title Rating Length
1 Futura
3:10
2 Bakelite (The 50th Birthday Song)
2:35
3 Lucky Sometimes
2:04
4 Life Is Like This
3:22
5 The Astral Tramways of England
5:07
6 Be Here Now
2:19
7 Aloha Niagra
4:31
8 My Elevated Sweetheart
4:57
9 Ladders Leading Nowhere
2:46
10 The Now That Never Was
2:58
11 Enigmatron
3:48
12 Bamboozled
2:53
13 Hieronymous Bosch Beyond
1:28
14 Being and Nothingness Land
3:09
15 Lights of Kingdom Come
3:57
16 Before We Fall
3:20
17 World Still Turns
3:11
18 Dreaming of a Girl
4:01
19 What We Wish For
3:55
20 Big Empty Sky
3:57
21 Endless Autumn
3:54

Credits

CD 1: Old Man Future Blows the Blues

composer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–20)
lyricist:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–9, 11–15)
performer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–20)
producer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–20)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 1–20)
recording of:
Dreamland Avenue (track 4)
Edge of Recall (track 17)
Emerald City (track 10)
Jet Town (track 5)
My Paranoia (track 18)
No Meaning (track 8)
Nowhere Fast (track 12)
One-way Track (track 11)
Rockarolla (track 15)
Swing Song (track 16)
Tomorrow's World (track 19)
Vista-dome-railcar (track 2)
Whatever I Do (track 9)

CD 2: Stargazing With Ranger Bill

composer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–18)
lyricist:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (track 2)
performer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–18)
producer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–18)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 1–18)
recording of:
Big Yellow Moon (track 2)
Ghost Train (track 7)
Great Plains (track 1)
High and Mighty (track 18)
Hot-Rod Racer (track 3)
Monorail (track 6)
More Rain (track 9)
Perdita Rose (track 13)
Real Gone (track 15)
Sleepy Snakes (track 11)
Space-Ranch (track 5)
That Was Then (track 4)
The Cowboy Club (track 17)
Time Today (track 16)
Wild Lilac (track 12)
World of Dreams (track 14)

CD 3: Sunflower Dairy Product

composer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–20)
performer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–20)
producer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–20)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 1–20)
recording of:
Bright 'n' Breezy (track 11)
Dreamboat Situation (track 16)
Dreamgirl (track 13)
Dumb-World (track 8)
Existentialism (track 19)
Magic Hill (track 6)
Nevertheless (track 10)
Peppermint Forever (track 5)
Star Sugar Sky (track 15)
Stars Will Shine (track 20)
The Hipster Gimmick (track 12)
The World Wakes Up (track 7)

CD 4: King Frankenstein

composer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–6, 6–21)
performer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
producer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 1–6, 6–21)
recording of:
A Hat Like This (track 17)
Blink of an Eye (track 18)
Elevated Railway (track 8)
Glittering Star (track 7)
Horse Eats Hat (track 20)
King Frankenstein (track 21)
My Luminous Planet (track 11)
Planet of Guitars (track 1)
Reality Check (track 13)
Sunny Bungalows (track 6)
Sunny Bungalows (track 6)
The Flower Thief (track 15)
Zip, Boom, Bang (track 12)

CD 5: Console

composer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
performer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
producer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 1–21)
recording of:
Adventure Annual (track 13)
American Moderne (track 16)
Boy With Bubblepipe (track 15)
Ectoplasm Turbine (track 20)
Ethel’s Attic (track 3)
Filligree (track 6)
Fuzzy Dux (track 17)
Hello Children (track 2)
Holiday Express (track 10)
Pink Poodle Parade (track 8)

CD 6: Playtime

composer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
performer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
producer:
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (tracks 1–21)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 1–21)
recording of:
Aloha Niagra (track 7)
Bamboozled (track 12)
Be Here Now (track 6)
Before We Fall (track 16)
Big Empty Sky (track 20)
Dreaming of a Girl (track 18)
Endless Autumn (track 21)
Enigmatron (track 11)
Futura (track 1)
Life Is Like This (track 4)
Lucky Sometimes (track 3)
What We Wish For (track 19)
World Still Turns (track 17)