MICK KARN
ROCK / NEW WAVE / INSTRUMENTS 1992
MICK KARN: BESTIAL CLUSTER
CMP KARAKTER RECORDS, CMP 1002(CD)
(P)(C)1993 CMP RECORDS, GERMANY
RECORDED: 1992
RELEASED: 1993, GERMANY
J-ISSUED: JIMCO RECORDS, JICK-89701(CD)
RELEASED: 1993, JAPAN
CREDITS (productions) :
Produced by David Torn & Mick Karn
with help from Kurt Renker & Walter Quintus
Executive production by Kurt Renker
Recorded in 1992 at Ztudio Zerkall, Germany by Walter Quintus
Additional Recordings by David Torn and Matthias Kratzenstein
Design and art direction by Stylorouge; Photography by Kevin Westenberg
Hair/Make-up by Anne-Marie Lepetre for Rouge
Digitally Recorded. A CMP Karakter Production
CREDITS (musicians) :
- THE BAND -
Mick Karn: sings, lyrics, fretless bass guitar,
bass clarinet, clarinet, alto saxophone,
keyboards, rhythm programming,
occasional percussion
David Torn: electric guitar, acoustic guitar,
slide guitar, mandolin, banjo, harmonica,
keyboards, rhythm programming,
occasional voice, percussion
Steve Jansen: acoustic drums, dumbek, congas
Richard Barbieri: the unique keyboards bits,
programs sounds
- ADDITIONAL MUSICIANS -
Joachim Kühn: acoustic piano (on 5, solo on 2)
keyboards (solo on 1)
Glen Velez: frame drums (on 2)
pandero/bodhran (on 5,8)
Ed Mann: wild percussion (on 2)
David Liebman: soprano saxophone (on 3,6,7)
Richie Stevens: samples (on 3)
Steve Gorn: bansuri/suling flutes (on 5,8)
Jürgen Kernbach: bassoon (on 6)
Walter Quintus: violin (on 7)
Sabine Van Baaren: backing vocals (on 2)
Mario Argandoña: backing vocals (on 2)
chilean vocal (on 6)
TRACKS (total time ) :
1. Bstial Cluster (4:12)
written by Mick Karn; arranged by Mick Karn and David Torn; Joachim Kühn, keyboards solo; Torn, audience, whey-hey
2. Back In The Beginning (5:10)
written and arranged by Mick Karn; Joachim Kühn, acoustic piano; Glen Velez, frame drums; Ed Mann, wild percussion; Sabine Van Baaren and Mario Argandoña, backing vocals
3. Beard In The Letterbox (7:05)
written and arranged by Mick Karn and David Torn; David Liebman, soprano saxophone; Richie Stevens, samples
4. The Drowning Dream (5:06)
written and arranged by Mick Karn and in part, by David Torn; Steve Jansen, Mick Karn and David Torn, The "Aquarius" vocals
5. The Sad Velvet Breath Of Summer & Winter (5:46)
written and arranged by Mick Karn; Joachim Kühn, acoustic piano; Steve Gorn, bass bansuri and suling flutes; Glen Velez, pandero and bendir frame drums
6. Saday, Maday (6:28)
written by Mick Karn and in part by David Torn; arranged by Mick Karn and David Torn; David Liebman, soprano saxophone; Jürgen Kernbach, bassoon; Mario Argandoña, chilean vocal
7. Liver & Lungs (5:40)
written by Mick Karn; arranged by Mick Karn and David Torn; David Liebman, soprano saxophone; Walter Quintus, violin
8. Bones Of Mud (5:35)
written by Mick Karn; arranged by Mick Karn, Walter Quintus and David Torn; Steve Gorn, bansuri and chotuala flutes; Glen Velez, bodhran and riq frame drums
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