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album William S. Burroughs - Dead City Radio mp3 download

Performer: William S. Burroughs
Album: Dead City Radio
Country: US
Released: 1990
Style: Avantgarde, Spoken Word
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Dead City Radio is a musical album by Beat Generation author William S. Burroughs, which was released by Island Records in 1990. It was dedicated to Keith Haring. The CD is a collection of readings by Burroughs set to a broad range of musical compositions. It was produced by Hal Willner and Nelson Lyon, with musical accompaniment from John Cale, Donald Fagen, Lenny Pickett, Chris Stein, and alternative rock band Sonic Youth, among others.

Readings by William S. Burroughs set to music of different artists. "William's Welcome", "Dinner Conversation (The Snakes)", "Brion Gysin's All-Purpose Bedtime Story", "After-Dinner Conversation (An Atrocious Conceit)" and "A New Standard by Which to Measure Infamy" are new texts, unpublished. "A Thanksgiving Prayer" and "Where He Was Going" are from 'Tornado Alley' This album is dedicated to Keith Haring, at the Apocalypse - William S. Burroughs.

Dead City Radio is a musical album by Beat Generation author William S. The material performed by Burroughs on the album included excerpts from some of his famous works such as Naked Lunch, as well as a couple of items from his 1989 short story collection Tornado Alley. The track "Kill the Badger!" is an excerpt from Burroughs' novella The Cat Inside. A music video was created Burroughs' reading of "A Thanksgiving Prayer" (a poem from Tornado Alley); the reading (like the book from which it came) is dedicated to John Dillinger

William S. Release Date: 1990-01-01. The Best of William Burroughs from Giorno Poetry Systems. Spare Ass Annie and Other Tales.

William S. Burroughs - After-Dinner Conversation - Where He Was Going. 6. William S. Burroughs - Kill the Badger! 7. Burroughs - A New Standard by Which to Measure Infamy. 8. Burroughs - The Sermon on the Mount 1. 9. Burroughs - No More Stalins, No More Hitlers. 10. Burroughs - The Sermon on the Mount 2. 11. Burroughs - Scandal at the Jungle Hilton. Burroughs - Dead City Radio/William S. Burroughs - Dead City Radio.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 William's Welcome ("What Are You Here For?")
Cello – Maxine NeumanFeaturing [Interruptions] – Sonic YouthFrench Horn – Tom VarnerMusic By, Arranged By, Woodwind – Lenny PickettPercussion – Bobby PrevitePerformer [Sonic Youth] – Kim Gordon, Lee Ranaldo, Steve Shelly*, Thurston MooreVocals – Arlene Martel*, Dennis Martin , Frank Simms, Leslie MillerWritten-By – Pickett*, Burroughs*
2:03
A2 A Thanksgiving Prayer
Featuring – NBC Symphony OrchestraMusic By – Frank DenningWritten-By – Burroughs*
2:22
A3 Naked Lunch Excerpts ("You Got Any Eggs For Fats?") / Dinner Conversation ("The Snakes")
Featuring – NBC Symphony OrchestraMusic By – Frank DenningWritten-By – Burroughs*
7:16
A4 Ah Pook The Destroyer / Brion Gysin's All-Purpose Bedtime Story
Music By, Performer – John CaleWritten-By – Cale*, Burroughs*
2:46
A5 After-Dinner Conversation ("An Atrocious Conceit") / Where He Was Going
Featuring – NBC Symphony OrchestraMusic By – Frank DenningOrgan – Cheryl HardwickWritten-By – Burroughs*
11:40
A6 Kill The Badger!
Featuring – NBC Symphony OrchestraMusic By – Buryl RedWritten-By – Burroughs*
2:42
B1 A New Standard By Which To Measure Infamy
Music By, Effects – Donald FagenWritten-By – Fagen*, Burroughs*
1:47
B2 The Sermon On The Mount 1 ("WSB Reads The Good Book")
Cello – Maxine NeumanFrench Horn – Tom VarnerMusic By, Arranged By, Woodwind – Lenny PickettPercussion – Bobby PreviteVocals – Arlene Martel*, Dennis Martin , Frank Simms, Leslie MillerWritten-By – Pickett*, Burroughs*
1:30
B3 No More Stalins, No More Hitlers
Music By, Performer – John CaleWritten-By – Cale*, Burroughs*
1:00
B4 The Sermon On The Mount 2
Cello – Maxine NeumanFrench Horn – Tom VarnerMusic By, Arranged By, Woodwind – Lenny PickettPercussion – Bobby PreviteVocals – Arlene Martel*, Dennis Martin , Frank Simms, Leslie MillerWritten-By – Pickett*, Burroughs*
1:22
B5 Scandal At The Jungle Hiltons
Featuring [The Piranha Food] – Allen GinsbergWritten-By – Burroughs*
1:41
B6 The Sermon On The Mount 3
Cello – Maxine NeumanFrench Horn – Tom VarnerMusic By, Arranged By, Woodwind – Lenny PickettPercussion – Bobby PreviteVocals – Arlene Martel*, Dennis Martin , Frank Simms, Leslie MillerWritten-By – Pickett*, Burroughs*
1:23
B7 Love Your Enemies
Music By, Performer – John CaleWritten-By – Cale*, Burroughs*
1:13
B8 Dr. Benway's House
Featuring, Written-By – Sonic YouthPerformer [Sonic Youth] – Kim Gordon, Lee Ranaldo, Steve Shelly*, Thurston Moore
0:40
B9 Apocalypse
Featuring – NBC Symphony OrchestraMusic By – Bill Giant, Eugene Cines, Frank Denning, Ray EllisWritten-By – Burroughs*
9:05
B10 The Lord's Prayer
Featuring [Introduction] – Sonic YouthMusic By, Performer – Chris SteinPerformer [Sonic Youth] – Kim Gordon, Lee Ranaldo, Steve Shelly*, Thurston MooreWritten-By – Stein*, Burroughs*
0:45
B11 Ich Bin Von Kopf Bis Fuss Auf Liebe Eingestellt ("Falling In Love Again")
Clarinet – Lenny PickettMusic By, Lyrics By – Friedrich Hollander*Piano – Cheryl HardwickWritten-By – Hollander*
2:30

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Hairball 3
  • Recorded At – Sorcerer Sound
  • Recorded At – Quad Recording Studios
  • Recorded At – Sigma Sound Studios
  • Mixed At – Sigma Sound Studios
  • Mixed At – Bearsville Studios
  • Mastered At – BMG/RCA Studios
  • Copyright (c) – Island Records Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Island Records Inc.

Credits

  • Coordinator [Coordination] – Sue Jacobs*
  • Design – Kevin A. McDonagh
  • Executive-Producer – Les Michaels
  • Liner Notes – Hal Willner
  • Photography By [Concert] – Nelson Lyon
  • Photography By [Cover] – Adrian Boot
  • Producer [Associate] – James Grauerholz
  • Producer, Edited By – Nelson Lyon
  • Producer, Recorded By, Edited By – Hal Willner (tracks: A1 to A6, B2 to B11)
  • Programmed By [Keyboards For John Cale] – Andrew Green*
  • Recorded By [Additional], Mixed By – Joe Ferla (tracks: A1 to A6, B2 to B11)
  • Recorded By, Mixed By – Chris Laidlow* (tracks: B1)

Notes

Readings by William S. Burroughs set to music of different artists.

— "William's Welcome", "Dinner Conversation (The Snakes)", "Brion Gysin's All-Purpose Bedtime Story", "After-Dinner Conversation (An Atrocious Conceit)" and "A New Standard by Which to Measure Infamy" are new texts, unpublished.
— "A Thanksgiving Prayer" and "Where He Was Going" are from 'Tornado Alley'.
— "Naked Lunch Excerpts" are from 'Naked Lunch'.
— "Ah Pook the Destroyer" is from 'Ah Pook Is Here.'
— "Kill the Badger!" is from 'The Cat Inside'.
— "The Sermon on the Mount 1, 2, and 3" is from the Bible.
— "No More Stalins, No More Hitlers" is from 'Interzone'.
— "Scandal at the Jungle Hiltons" is from 'The Western Lands'.
— "Love Your Enemies" is from 'Ghost of Chance'.
— "Apocalypse" is from 'Apocalypse'.

Recorded at Hairball 3; Lawrence, Kansas. Edited at Grossman Cottage; Bearsville, NY. Additional recording at Acoustilog/Sorcerer Sound; New York, Quadrosonic Studios; New York and Sigma Sound Studios; New York. Mixed at Sigma Sound Studios; New York and Bearsville Studios; Bearsville, New York. Mastered at BMG/RCA Studios.

This album is dedicated to Keith Haring, at the Apocalypse - William S. Burroughs

℗© 1990 Island Records, Inc.
Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 422-846264-4 6

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
422-846 264-2 William S. Burroughs Dead City Radio ‎(CD, Album) Island Records 422-846 264-2 US 1990
422-846 264-1 William S. Burroughs Dead City Radio ‎(LP) Island Records 422-846 264-1 US 1990
422-846 264-2 William S. Burroughs Dead City Radio ‎(CD, Album, RE) Island Records 422-846 264-2 US 1995
422-846 264-2 William S. Burroughs Dead City Radio ‎(CD, Album, RE) Island Records 422-846 264-2 US Unknown
422-846 264-2 William S. Burroughs Dead City Radio ‎(CD, Album, RE) Island Records 422-846 264-2 US Unknown
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