1 ...44
Sam ~ guitar
Ian ~ synthesizer
David ~ bass
Eric ~ drums
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1988

2 ... As a Salt Lick Block
Sam ~ vocal
Ian ~ guitar
David ~ bass
Brad ~ drums
Stereo DAT ~ Madison Street
~ April 26, 1992


3 ... Beanfield
David ~ banjo
Sam ~ vocal
Ian ~ electric upright bass
Brad ~ drums
Stereo DAT ~ Czar Bar, Chicago
~ February 1991


4 ... Boots of Spanish Candy
Ian ~ guitar
Sam ~ guitar
David ~ bass
Brad ~ drums
Stereo DAT ~ Czar Bar, Chicago
~ February 1991


5 ...Medullary Piñata
Ian ~ guitar
Sam ~ guitar, vocal
Eric ~ bass
Joe ~ tenor sax
Tom ~ drums
Stereo DAT ~ Lounge Ax, Chicago
~ February 20, 1993


6 ... Brown-Eyed Western Radio
Ian ~ vocal, guitar
Sam ~ vocal, guitar
David ~ tenor sax, vocal
Eric ~ drums, vocal
4-track ~ Phyllis' Musical Inn ~ 1988

7 ... Greek Song
Ian ~ guitar, vocal
Sam ~ guitar, vocal
Eric ~ bass
Joe ~ tenor sax
Brad ~ drums
Stereo DAT ~ Lincoln Tap Room, Chicago
~ July 18, 1992


8 ... Early Settlers
Ian ~ guitar, vocal
Sam ~ vocal, guitar
Eric ~ bass
Joe ~ tenor sax
Tom ~ drums
Young Koo ~ sitting in
Stereo DAT ~ Phyllis' Musical Inn
~ February 27, 1993

9 ...Hello Stranger (Carter Family)
Ian ~ everything
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1991

10 ...Here Comes Your Ride
Sam ~ vocal, guitar
Ian ~ guitar, electric ukelele
Dave ~ bass, tenor sax
Brad ~ drums, soprano sax, vocal
16-track ~ Idful Music ~ February 1992

11 ... Snowcloud
David ~ bass
Ian ~ guitar
Sam ~ vocal
Eric - maracas
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1986

12 ... Western Plains
David ~ vocal, guitar
Ian ~ vocal, cello, guitar
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1988

13 ... Seen This Mexico
Sam ~ vocal, guitar
David ~ bass
Ian ~ guitar
Eric ~ drums
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1987

14 ... Those Were The Days
Sam ~ vocal, guitar
Ian ~ vocal
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1987

15 ... /// !!! ///
Sam ~ guitar
Ian ~ trumpet
David ~ tenor sax
Eric ~ drums
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1986

16 ... Man Alive (Reprise)
Sam ~ vocal, guitar
Ian ~ vocal, violin
4-track ~ Archer Avenue ~ 1987

17 ... Intro to Man Alive
Eric ~ drums
Ian ~ guitar
Sam ~ guitar
David ~ bass
4-track ~ Moffat Wire Co. ~ March 7, 1987

All 4-track recordings Produced and Mixed by
Ian Schneller. All other tracks Produced by Shrimp Boat.

"Hello Stranger" was also featured on the now long out-of-print Carter Family Tribute album; "Here Comes Your Ride" was the one song from the Small Wonder EP that was not featured on the Cavale album; "Seen This Mexico" originally appeared on the Daylight Savings cassette. All other tracks previously unreleased until now, the year of Something Grand. Let's hope for the best, shall we? Because all of this is.