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Arthur Russell - First Thought Best Thought Mp3

  • Performer: Arthur Russell
  • Album: First Thought Best Thought
  • Label: Rough Trade, Audika
  • Catalog #: RTRADCD310
  • MP3: 2490 mb | FLAC: 2105 mb
  • Released: 03 Apr 2006
  • Country: UK
  • Style: Contemporary, Minimal, Experimental, Avantgarde
  • Rating: 4.3/5
  • Votes: 520
  • Category: Electronic / Rock / Classical
Arthur Russell - First Thought Best Thought Mp3

Tracklist

1Sketch For The Face Of Helen
Keyboards, Noises [Tone Generator, Tugboat] – Arthur Russell
9:43
2Instrumentals 1974 Volume 26:45
3Tower Of Meaning2:03
4Tower Of Meaning2:05
5Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 15:43
6Instrumentals 1974 Volume 25:18
7Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 10:57
8Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 10:30
9Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 12:02
10Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 15:19
11Tower Of Meaning6:22
12Tower Of Meaning6:01
13Instrumentals 1974 Volume 22:36
14Tower Of Meaning3:37
15Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 12:11
16Instrumentals 1974 Volume 29:57
17Tower Of Meaning2:49
18Tower Of Meaning21:39
19Instrumentals 1974 Volume 2
Electric Guitar – Larry SaltzmanKeyboards – Glen LomoroPercussion – Bill RuyleTrombone – Peter Zummo
6:33
20Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 12:38
21Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 11:56
22Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 12:32
23Instrumentals 1974-Vol. 11:11
24Reach One (With Two Fender Rhodes)
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Beth Anderson , Dan Salmon
16:30

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
AU-1005-2Arthur Russell First Thought Best Thought ‎(2xCD, Comp)AudikaAU-1005-2US2006
PCD-18781/2Arthur Russell First Thought Best Thought ‎(2xCD, Comp, RE)P-Vine RecordsPCD-18781/2Japan2014
AU-1005-1Arthur Russell First Thought Best Thought ‎(3xLP, Comp, Ltd)AudikaAU-1005-1US2006

Credits

  • Art Direction, DesignSteven Miglio
  • BassErnie Brooks (tracks: 1-1 to 1-11)
  • Cello [Electric Cello]Arthur Russell (tracks: 1-1 to 1-11)
  • Compilation ProducerErnie Brooks
  • Compilation Producer, Executive-Producer [Compilation]Steve Knutson
  • ConductorJulius Eastman (tracks: 2-1 to 2-7)
  • DrumsAndy Paley (tracks: 1-1 to 1-10)
  • Electric GuitarJon Sholle (tracks: 1-1 to 1-11)
  • FluteRhys Chatham (tracks: 1-1 to 1-10)
  • Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano SaxophoneJon Gibson (tracks: 1-1 to 1-11)
  • KeyboardsPeter Gordon (tracks: 1-1 to 1-10)
  • Liner NotesArthur Russell, Ernie Brooks, Steve Knutson
  • Mastered ByRay Janos
  • PercussionDavid Van Tieghem (tracks: 1-1 to 1-11)
  • Photography By [Images]Yuko Nonomura
  • Photography By [Portrait Of Arthur Russell]Tom Lee
  • Producer, Music ByArthur Russell
  • Transferred By [Digital Transfer]Josh Clark
  • TromboneGarrett List (tracks: 1-1 to 1-10)

Notes

On release sticker: "2 CD all instrumental compilation including the long out of print "Instrumentals Vol. 2" and "Tower of Meaning" with over 45 minutes of previously unreleased material."

Tracks 1-1 to 1-10:
Previously unreleased. Recorded April 27th, 1975 at the Kitchen.

Tracks 1-11 to 1-15
Previously released as Arthur Russell - Instrumentals, 1974 - Vol. 2 via Another Side of Les Disques Du Crépuscule (SIDE 8401) in 1984. The rare original pressing's B-side was mastered at the wrong speed, and wrong recording dates/artist credits were given on labels and cover. These are corrected on this issue. Track 1-11 recorded June 23rd, 1977 at Franklin St. Art Center, tracks 1-12 to 1-15 recorded May 10th, 1978 at the Kitchen. Special thanks to Carlota Schoolman.

Track 1-16
Composed 1973. Previously unreleased. Recorded May 7th, 1975 at Experimental Intermedia Foundation.

Track 2-1 to 2-7
Originally released in 1983 in an edition of 320 copies on Chatham Sq (CLS 145). Recorded in February 1981.

Track 2-8
Previously unreleased. Recorded sometime in the early 80s.

All Songs Published by Echo and Feedback Newsletter Music administered by Another Audika (ASCAP) for North America and Rykomusic for the rest of the world.

Digital Transfer by [...] at The Seaside Lounge Lounge, Brooklyn, New York May-June 2005
Mastered by [...] at Sterling Sound, New York August/September 2005

Liner notes:
Arthur Russell, New York 1984
Ernie Brooks, Long Island City, NY November 2005
Steve Knutson, Audika Records, New York November 2005

℗ 2006 Audika Records LLC under exclusive license from the estate of Arthur Russell. Licensed to Rough Trade Records Ltd. in Europe.
© 2006 Rough Trade Records Ltd. Made in the E.U.

2xCD in slim double jewel case housed in a O-case, with 16 pp. booklet.

Barcodes

  • Barcode: 5050159831029
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L135
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L136
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 0459
  • Mould SID Code (CD2, mould): IFPI 0475
  • Mould SID Code (CD2, mirror band): IFPI 04AS
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): deluxe RTRACD310/1 01
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): deluxe RTRACD310/2 01
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, CD2, mould): MADE IN THE UK
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Label Code: LC-11945

Companies

  • Licensed From – The Estate Of Arthur Russell
  • Licensed To – Rough Trade Records Ltd.
  • Manufactured By – Deluxe
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Audika Records
  • Copyright (c) – Rough Trade Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Echo And Feedback Newsletter Music
  • Published By – Another Audika Music
  • Published By – Rykomusic
  • Recorded At – Franklin Street Arts Center
  • Recorded At – The Kitchen, New York City
  • Recorded At – Experimental Intermedia Foundation
  • Engineered At – Seaside Lounge
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound

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