Mews Too: An Asthmatic Kitty Compilation

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Quirky indie rock/folk/pop/avant label Asthmatic Kitty's second compilation (their first was 2001's To Spirit Back the Mews) features more oddities from Wyoming. Bogs Visionary Orchestra channels Country Joe & the Fish and Arlo Guthrie on the jovial "Everybody's Broken," the Castanets provide a modern-day field recording with the sparse and spooky "First Light's Freeze," and orchestral/indie superstar Sufjan Stevens gets all sincere on "Opie's Funeral Song." The label's seven-year history has been filled with challenging, precious, alarming, sometimes awful music, and Mews Too: An Asthmatic Kitty Compilation is no exception. Fans of the Danielson Famile ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Quirky indie rock/folk/pop/avant label Asthmatic Kitty's second compilation (their first was 2001's To Spirit Back the Mews) features more oddities from Wyoming. Bogs Visionary Orchestra channels Country Joe & the Fish and Arlo Guthrie on the jovial "Everybody's Broken," the Castanets provide a modern-day field recording with the sparse and spooky "First Light's Freeze," and orchestral/indie superstar Sufjan Stevens gets all sincere on "Opie's Funeral Song." The label's seven-year history has been filled with challenging, precious, alarming, sometimes awful music, and Mews Too: An Asthmatic Kitty Compilation is no exception. Fans of the Danielson Famile will find much to love here, but it would be a crime for the uninitiated not to give these colorful artists a peek as well.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/7/2006
  • Label: Asthmatic Kitty
  • UPC: 656605889023
  • Catalog Number: 15
  • Sales rank: 320,799

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Little Flowers (2:51)
  2. 2 Everybody's Broken (4:21)
  3. 3 Bees Are Trying to Build Their Nest in You - Half-Handed Cloud (4:17)
  4. 4 Riding Horses - My Brightest Diamond (3:05)
  5. 5 Twighlight & Ghost Stories (2:20)
  6. 6 Big Texas (2:38)
  7. 7 Monkey Song - Bunky (3:24)
  8. 8 Quick Fix (2:03)
  9. 9 Evil Thoughts (3:49)
  10. 10 First Light's Freeze (1:30)
  11. 11 My Lion Sleeps Tonight - Danielson (3:06)
  12. 12 One's Head on the Bar (3:42)
  13. 13 The Glow (3:44)
  14. 14 Sold! To the Nice Rich Man - Welcome Wagon (3:30)
  15. 15 Up on Top of the Hill (2:17)
  16. 16 Go to the Crossroads - Lifestyles & Vistas (4:13)
  17. 17 Scars & Options - Roman Bolks (1:38)
  18. 18 Opie's Funeral Song (3:37)
  19. 19 If You Want Me - Shannon Stephens (3:01)
  20. 20 Burning Torch - Royal City (1:38)
  21. 21 Which Mobile Weapons - Men Of Old (4:04)
  22. 22 The Argument (3:29)
  23. 23 Sophia - Steve Lambke (2:09)
  24. 24 Naa Lukker Set Mitt Oye (2:05)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Fausto Papetti Vocals, Electronic Sounds
Tom Zinser Drums
Simon Osborne Track Performer
Sam Rosen Vocals, Multi Instruments
Ian Rashkin Upright Bass
Lonnie James Track Performer
Jai Agnish Guitar, Vocals
Jason Crane Trumpet
Rafter Roberts Bass, Guitar, Mandolin, Sounds
Matt Morgan Vocals
Tucker Dulin Trombone
Josephine Conover Violin, Vocals
Phil Peterson Cello
John Ringhofer Banjo, Bass, Guitar, Piano, Trombone, Accordion, Drums, Tambourine, Voices, Xylophone, Hand Clapping
Jason Soares Guitar
Emil Nikolaisen Guitar (Nylon String)
Jason Brouwer Organ, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals, Shaker
Gabriel Sundy Saxophone
Monique Aiuto Track Performer
Vito Aiuto Track Performer
Vin Cin Slide Bass
Chris Schlarb Acoustic Guitar, Percussion, Piano
Shara Worden Track Performer
José González Background Vocals, Lap Steel Guitar
Maria Jeffers Track Performer
Jim Guthrie Track Performer
Aaron Riches Track Performer
Elin K. Smith Vocals
Shannon Stephens Guitar, Vocals
Nathan Delffs Track Performer
Raymond Raposa Track Performer
Robert Ackley Trumpet
Emily Joyce Drums, Vocals
Bert Hissock Cello
Julianne Carney Track Performer
Rob Moose Track Performer
Alexander Bogs Drums, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Whistle (Instrument)
Kathy Dick Trombone
Timothy Dick Banjo, Piano, Bass Guitar, Background Vocals, Saw
Kaleen Enke Background Vocals
Caitlin Frame Bass, Background Vocals
Morjon Gonzalez Harmonica, Background Vocals
Matthew Haseltine Multi Instruments
Jenni Horwath Background Vocals
Cate Levin Background Vocals
Melissa Riches Guitar, Vocals
Nathan Smurthwaite Banjo
Technical Credits
Heinrich Isaac Composer
Laura Roelofs Park Artwork
Daniel Smith Engineer
Sam Rosen Composer
Tom Eaton Engineer
Denison Witmer Composer
Jai Agnish Composer
Rafter Roberts Composer, Producer, Mastering
Sufjan Stevens Composer
Liz Janes Composer
John Ringhofer Composer
Jason Brouwer Composer, Engineer
Vin Cin Producer
Chris Schlarb Composer
Shara Worden Composer
Jim Guthrie Composer
Aaron Riches Composer
Shannon Stephens Composer
Nathan Delffs Composer
Raymond Raposa Composer
Emily Joyce Composer
Maxel Toft Composer
Timothy Dick Producer
Matthew Haseltine Composer
Melissa Riches Composer
Robert Zilligen Engineer
Roman Bolks Composer
Matthew Morgan Composer
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