Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs

BN.com price
(Save 5%)$37.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (2) from $23.12   
  • New (2) from $23.12   

Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/24/2013
  • Label: EMI Japan
  • EAN: 4988006556492
  • Catalog Number: 0655649
  • Sales rank: 339,709


Disc 1
  1. 1 Walk Us Uptown - The Roots (3:22)
  2. 2 Sugar Won't Work - The Brent Fischer Orchestra (3:31)
  3. 3 Refuse To Be Saved - The Brent Fischer Orchestra (4:26)
  4. 4 Wake Me Up - The Roots (5:53)
  5. 5 Tripwire - The Roots (4:28)
  6. 6 Stick Out Your Tongue - The Roots (5:27)
  7. 7 Come the Meantimes - The Roots (3:52)
  8. 8 (She Might Be a) Grenade - The Brent Fischer Orchestra (4:35)
  9. 9 Cinco Minutos Con Vos - The Brent Fischer Orchestra (5:01)
  10. 10 Viceroy's Row - The Roots (5:01)
  11. 11 Wise Up Ghost - The Roots (6:26)
  12. 12 If I Could Believe - The Brent Fischer Orchestra (3:53)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Elvis Costello Primary Artist, Organ, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Melodica, wah wah guitar
Elizabeth Wilson Violin
Mark Cargill Violin
Bob Carr Bassoon, Contrabassoon
Assa Drori Concert Master
Brent Fischer Conductor
Steve Hughes Euphonium
Roland Kato Viola
Miguel Martinez Cello
Pino Palladino Bass
Kazi Pitelka Viola
James Poyser Piano, Keyboards
Kevan Torfeh Cello
Cecilia Tsan Cello
Ken Wild Bass
Drew Dembowski Bass
William Frank "Bill" Reichenbach Jr. Tuba, Euphonium, Contrabass Trombone
?uestlove Drums
Robert Berg Viola
Anna Kostyuchek Violin
Matt Cappy Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Alex Budman Bass Clarinet
Diane Birch Background Vocals
Sally Berman Violin
Kirk Douglass Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Mark Kelley Bass
Sam Fischer Violin
Chris Farr Flute, Saxophone
Frank "Knuckles" Walker Percussion, Chimes, Tambourine, Bells
Ray Angry Organ, Piano, Keyboards, Clavinet, Bells, farfisa organ
Damon Bryson Sousaphone
Korey Riker Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Alex Gorlovsky Violin
Mike Ferrill Violin
Technical Credits
Elvis Costello Composer, Producer, Horn Arrangements
Brent Fischer Orchestral Arrangements
Sebastián Krys Vocal Engineer
Richard Nichols Management
Coco Shinomiya Art Direction
Shari Sutcliffe Music Administrator
Rafa Sardina Engineer
Gill Taylor Management
Matt Cappy Horn Arrangements
Sumi Imai Liner Notes
Shawn Gee Management
Steve Macklam Management
Sam Feldman Management
Steve Maidment Management
Dave Kutch Mastering
Ben Greenman Liner Notes
Chris Farr Horn Arrangements
Guadalupe Jolicoeur translation
Ahmir Thompson Composer, Producer
Korey Riker Horn Arrangements
Steven Mandel Producer, Engineer, Horn Arrangements
Richard Dtolz Vocal Engineer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously