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The Great Escape liner notes

 
Damon Albarn - vocals, piano, organ, synthesizers
Graham Coxon - electric & acoustic guitars, banjo, backing vocals, occasional saxophone
Alex James - bass guitar
Dave Rowntree - drums

Pub hand-claps: Damon, Graham, Alex, Dave & Stephen Street
Pub choruses: Damon, Graham, Alex & Dave
 

Horns:

THE KICK HORNS
Roddy Lorimer - trumbet
Simon Clarke - saxophone
Tim Sanders
- saxophone
Neil Sidwell - trombone


 
Strings:

THE DUKE STRING QUARTET
John Metcalfe - viola
Louisa Fuller - violin
Rick Koster - violin
Ivan McCermoy - cello


 

1. STEREOTYPES

2. COUNTRY HOUSE

3. BEST DAYS

4. CHARMLESS MAN

5. FADE AWAY

6. TOP MAN

7. THE UNIVERSAL
Backing vocals: Angela Murrell, Teresa Jane Davis

8. MR. ROBINSON'S QUANGO

9. HE THOUGHT OF CARS
Narrator: Ken Livingstone

10. IT COULD BE YOU

11. ERNOLD SAME

12. GLOBE ALONE

13. DAN ABNORMAL

14. ENTERTAIN ME

15. YUKO & HIRO
Additional vocals: Cathy Gillat
 

Songs: Albarn.

Recordings: Albarn, Coxon, James, Rowntree.

All tracks produced by Stephen Street.

Engineered by John Smith, assisted by Tom Girling and Julia Gardner.

Recorded and mixed at Maison Rouge in Fulham, London and Townhouse Studios in London between January and May 1995.

Studio management: Jason Cox.

Covershot by Tom King. Bandshot by Nels Israelson. Country House photograph by The Telegraph Picture Library. All other photographs by Pictor International. Image manipulation by FTP.

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