Annotation

This release also contains a video of Wide Open Road recorded live on the Australian Made Tour, Subiaco Oval, Perth, Jan 10th 1987.

Annotation last modified on 2012-10-18 09:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Seabirds
3:21
2 Estuary Bed
4:50
3 Chicken Killer
3:52
4 Tarrilup Bridge
3:22
5 Lonely Stretch
5:02
6 Wide Open Road
4:09
7 Life of Crime
4:24
8 Personal Things
2:57
9 Stolen Property
6:48
10 Tender Is the Night (The Long Fidelity)
3:55
11 The 107
3:29
12 When a Man Turns Bad
4:37
13 Of the Plaza
2:42
14 White Shawl
1:10
15 Convent Walls
4:07
16 Time of Weakness
3:14
17 Born Sandy Devotional
5:09
18 Wish to See No More
2:00
19 Tender Is the Night (The Long Fidelity) (alternate version)
3:42

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Alan MacDonald (tracks 6, 15)
pedal steel guitar:
Evil Graham Lee (Australian rock musician) (track 6)
synthesizer:
David McComb (track 6)
synthesizer [emulator]:
Adam Peters (track 6)
organ:
Jill Birt (track 6)
guitar:
Evil Graham Lee (Australian rock musician) (track 6)
David McComb (track 6)
Rob McComb (track 6)
bass:
Daubney Carshott (tracks 6, 15)
arranger:
The Triffids (Australian rock band) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
David McComb (tracks 1, 4–10, 19)
The Triffids (Australian rock band) (tracks 2–4, 7–9)
engineer:
Nick Mainsbridge (tracks 1–9)
lead vocals:
David McComb (track 15)
lyricist:
David McComb (tracks 1–10, 19)
producer:
Gil Norton (British record producer) (tracks 1–9)
The Triffids (Australian rock band) (tracks 1–9, 15)
recording engineer:
Nick Mainsbridge (1985-08) (tracks 1–9)
vocals:
David McComb (track 6)
mixed at:
Amazon Studios (defunct studios in Liverpool, became Parr Street Studios) in Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (1985-09) (tracks 1–9)
recorded at:
Mark Angelo Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1985-08) (tracks 1–9)
recording of:
Chicken Killer (track 3)
Convent Walls (track 15)
Estuary Bed (track 2)
Life of Crime (track 7)
Lonely Stretch (track 5)
Of the Plaza (track 13)
Personal Things (track 8)
Stolen Property (track 9)
Tarrilup Bridge (track 4)
The 107 (track 11)
The Seabirds (track 1)
Time of Weakness (track 16)
White Shawl (track 14)
Wide Open Road (track 6)
Wish to See No More (track 18)