On January 27, 2004, “Drag City” label released “Hypnotic Underworld”, the seventh Ghost album. It was recorded in July 2003, and was produced by Taishi Takizawa.
Masaki Batoh – vocals, acoustic guitar, 12-string acoustic guitar Michio Kurihara – electric guitar Takuyuki Moriya – electric bass, double bass, cello Kazuo Ogino – organ, piano, lute, mellotron, Korg synthesizer, Celtic harp Taishi Takizawa – bouzouki, flute, saxophone, theremin, tin whistle Junzo Tatewia – percussion, drums Masaki Hayashi – engineer Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi – artwork Dan Osborn – cover layout Kazuo Ogino – photography Keiko Yoshida – photography
All tracks by Masaki Batoh, Michio Kurihara, Takuyuki Moriya, Kazuo Ogino, Taishi Takizawa and Junzo Tatewia, except where noted.
Hypnotic Underworld I. God Took a Picture of His Illness on This Ground II. Escaped and Lost Down in Medina III. Aramaic Barbarous Dawn IV. Leave the World
Hazy Paradise – Chris Koerts Kiseichukan Nite Piper Ganagmanag Feed Holy High Dominoes/Celebration for the Gray Days – Syd Barrett, Masaki Batoh, Michio Kurihara, Takuyuki Moriya, Kazuo Ogino, Taishi Takizawa, Junzo Tatewia
On January 23, 2007, “Drag City” label released “In Stormy Nights”, the ninth and the final Ghost studio album. It was recorded 2004 – 2006, and was produced by Taishi Takizawa.
Masaki Batoh – vocals, acoustic guitar Takuyuki Moriya – double bass Kazuo Ogino – analogue synthesizer, gaita, kaval, piano, recorder Taishi Takizawa – flute, saxophone, theremin, vibraphone Junzo Tateiwa – cymbals, drums, frame drum, tabla, tympani
Hemicyclic Anthelion Water Door Yellow Gate Gareki No Toshi Motherly Bluster Caledonia Grisaille Caledonia (Sing Together Mix)
On December 10, 1996, “Drag City” label released “Lama Rabi Rabi”, the fourth Ghost album. It was recorded in 1996, and was produced by Taishi Takizawa.
Masaki Batoh – vocals, acoustic guitar Kazuo Ogino – piano, electronics Michio Kurihara – guitars Taishi Takizawa – teremin, flute, saxophone Junichi Yamamoto – drums, percussion Iwao Yamazaki – vocal, drums
Masttillah RabiRabi Into the Alley Marrakech Who Found a Lost Rose in the Warship? Mex Square Blue My Hump is a Shell Bad Bone Abyssinia Agate Scape Summer’s Ashen Fable
On November 19, 1996, “Drag City” label released Hazel, the eighth Red Crayola album.
Mayo Thompson – vocals, guitar Jim O’Rourke – guitar, bass, piano, synthesizers David Grubbs – vocals, guitar, piano Tom Watson – guitar Christopher Williams – vocals George Hurley – drums John McEntire – drums, percussion, synthesizer, electronics Werner Büttner Michael Baldwin Lynn Johnston Hei Han Khiang Albert Oehlen Stephen Prina Elisa Randazzo Mary Lass Stewart
I’m So Blaze Duck & Cover Duke of Newcastle Decaf the Planet GAO Larking Jimmy Two Bad Fails We Feel Fine 5123881 Hollywood Another Song, Another Satan Boogie Dad Father Abraham Serenade
On June 14, 2019, “Drag City” label released “Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest”, the sixth Bill Callahan album (under his own name). It was recorded August 2018 – January 2019, at “Wonder Chamber” in Austin, Texas, and was produced by Bill Callahan.
Bill Callahan– vocals, acoustic guitar, Moog synthesizer, percussion, bowed psaltery, bowed banjo, harmonica, Wurlitzer electric piano, Casio SK-1, drum machine, mellotron, piano, kalimba, organ, bells
Brian Beattie – upright bass, acoustic bass, electric upright bass (4), percussion, piano, pump organ, Hammond organ, Moog synthesizer, mellotron, celesta, marimbula, bells
Matt Kinsey – acoustic guitar, percussion
Adam Jones – drumkit
Dony Wynn – drumkit
Gary Newcomb – lap steel guitar
Hanly Banks Callahan – backing vocals
Tori Olds – backing vocals
Brian Beattie – recording, mixing
JJ Golden – mastering
Joanna Skumanich – cover drawings
Dan Osborn – layout
All tracks by Bill Callahan, except where noted.
Black Dog on the Beach
The Ballad of the Hulk
Morning is My Godmother
Watch Me Get Married
What Comes After Certainty
Call Me Anything
Son of the Sea
When We Let Go
Tugboats and Tumbleweeds
On April 18, 2006, “Drag City” label released “Introduction”, the ninth Red Krayola album. It was recorded in August 2005, at “Soma E.M.S.” in Chicago, Illinois, and was produced by Drag City.
John McEntire– drums, synthesizer, ukulele, recording, mixing
Stephen Prina– vocals, guitar, harpsichord, piano, organ, tambourine
Mayo Thompson– vocals, guitar
Tom Watson – vocals, bass guitar, guitar, harpsichord, synthesizer
Charlie Abel – accordion
Noel Kupersmith – bass guitar, photography
Roger Seibel – mastering
Dan Osborne – illustration
Chris Strong – photography
All lyrics by Mayo Thompson, all music by John McEntire, Stephen Prina, Mayo Thompson and Tom Watson.
Note to Selves
A Tale of Two
It Will Be (Delivered)
When She Went Swimming
On March 25, 1995, “Drag City” label released “Coconut Hotel”, the seventh Red Crayola album. It was recorded in 1967, and was produced by Mayo Thompson, Steve Cunningham and Rick Barthelme.
Rick Barthelme – drums
Steve Cunningham – bass guitar
Mayo Thompson– vocals, guitar
Walt Andrus – recording
Les Blank – photography
All tracks by Steve Cunningham and Mayo Thompson.
One – Second Pieces (No. 1 – 36)
One – Minute Imposition
On January 26, 2010, “Drag City” label released “Five American Portraits”, the fifth collaboration between Red Krayola and the art group Art & Language.
Gina Birch– vocals, bass guitar
Alex Dower – drums, percussion, backing vocals
Jim O’Rourke– bass guitar
Tom Rogerson– piano
Mayo Thompson– guitar, piano, vocals, mixing
Tom Watson – guitar
Fred Somsen – backing vocals
Dan Cox – backing vocals, engineering
Matt Ingram – backing vocals, engineering
Butchy Fuego – mixing
Rian Murphy– mixing
All lyrics by Art & Language; all music by The Red Krayola.
Portrait of Wile E. Coyote
Portrait of President George W. Bush
Portrait of President Jimmy Carter
Portrait of John Wayne
Portrait of Ad Reinhardt
On November 19, 1996, “Drag City” label released “Hazel”, the seventh Red Krayola album.
Hei Han Khiang
Mary Lass Stewart
I’m So Blasé
Duck & Cover
Duke of Newcastle
Decaf the Planet
Jimmy Two Bad
We Feel Fine
Another Song, Another Satan
On October 23, 2015, “Drag City” label released “Divers”, the fourth Joanna Newsom studio album. It was recorded in 2015, and was produced by Joanna Newsom and Noah Georgeson.
Joanna Newsom – vocals, harp, piano, Roland Juno-106, Minimoog, Schiedmayer celesta, Marxophone, Mellotron(MK II and M400), Wurlitzer electric piano, Neupert clavichord, Fender Rhodes piano with bass, Baldwin electric harpsichord, Baldwin Discoverer electronic organ, Estey pump organ, guitaret,harp, piano, keyboard and vocal arrangements
Dan Cantrell – Hammond organ, piano accordion, Andes recorder-keyboard, musical saw
Ryan Francesconi – electric guitar, electric bass, bouzouki, bağlama
Kevin Barker – electric guitar, banjo
Judith Linsenberg – alto, tenor and bass recorder
Logan Coale – double bass
David Nelson – trombone
Andy Strain – trombone
Ben Russell – violin
Rob Moose – violin
Matthew Slemela – violin
Naidia Sirota – viola
Hideaki Adomori – clarinet, bass clarinet
James Smith – English horn
Peter Newsom – drums, drum and percussion arrangements
Neal Morgan– drums
Nico Muhly– orchestral arrangements
David Longstreth– orchestral arrangements
Ryan Francesconi – arrangements, conductor
Dan Cantrell – additional arrangements
Noah Georgeson – additional arrangements
Kevin Barker – additional arrangements
Neal Morgan – drum and percussion arrangements
Steve Albini– engineer
Samur Khouja – engineer
Justin Rice – engineer
Sadaharu Yagi – engineer
Noah Georgeson– engineer, mixing
John Golden – mastering
Kim Keever – cover art
Dan Osborn – layout designer
Annabel Mehran – photographer
Paul Thomas Anderson– photographer
All tracks by Joanna Newsom, except where noted.
Leaving the City
Waltz of the 101st Lightborne
The Things I Say
Same Old Man – traditional
You Will Not Take My Heart Alive
A Pin-Light Bent
Time, As a Symptom