Tracklist

CD 1: The Album
# Title Rating Length
1 Best Foot Forward
0:48
2 Building Steam With a Grain of Salt
6:42
3 The Number Song
4:39
4 Changeling
7:52
5 **Transmission 1
?:??
6 What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part 4)
5:09
7 [untitled]
0:25
8 Stem/Long Stem
9:22
9 **Transmission 2
?:??
10 Mutual Slump
4:04
11 Organ Donor
1:57
12 Why Hip Hop Sucks in '96
0:42
13 Midnight in a Perfect World
5:03
14 Napalm Brain/Scatter Brain
9:24
15 What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part 1 - Blue Sky Revisit)
7:29
16 **Transmission 3
?:??
CD 2: Excessive Ephemera
# Title Rating Length
1 Best Foot Forward (alternate version)
1:16
2 Building Steam With a Grain of Salt (alternate take without overdubs)
6:43
3 The Number Song (Cut Chemist Party mix)
5:14
4 Changeling (original demo excerpt)
1:00
5 Stem (Cops 'n' Robbers mix)
3:48
6 Soup
0:44
7 Red Bus Needs to Leave!
2:45
8 Mutual Slump (alternate take without overdubs)
4:21
9 Organ Donor (extended overhaul)
4:29
10 Why Hip-Hop Sucks in '96 (alternate take)
0:54
11 Midnight in a Perfect World (Gab mix)
4:55
12 Napalm Brain (original demo beat)
0:35
13 What Does Your Soul Look Like (Peshay remix)
9:24
14 DJ Shadow Live in Oxford, England, Oct. 30, 1997
12:35

Credits

CD 1: The Album

composer:
DJ Shadow (US hip hop producer, DJ & instrumentalist) (tracks 1–3, 6–7, 10–14)
vocals:
Gift of Gab (US rapper Tim Parker of Blackalicious) (track 13)
Lyrics Born (tracks 7, 12)
compiled in:
mash-ups:
remixes:
The Departed by Kool A.D. (track 14)
samples:
AJ Scratch by Kurtis Blow (track 3)
Been Had by Sapo (track 3)
Breakdown by T La Rock (track 3)
Grey Boy by Human Race (track 7)
I Need You by H.P. Riot (track 2)
I Worship You by Lexia (track 2)
It's My Turn by Stezo (track 1)
Orion by Metallica (track 3)
Outta State by Akinyele (track 13)
PM or Later by The New Breed (track 11)
Possibly Maybe by Björk (track 10)
Quit Jivin' by Pearly Queen (track 3)
Soul by S.O.U.L. (track 13)
Tears by Giorgio (track 11)
Walk on By by Jo Ann Garrett (track 14)
recording of:
Best Foot Forward (track 1)
Mutual Slump (track 10)
Organ Donor (track 11)
The Number Song (track 3)
[untitled] (track 7)