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Packaged in 4-panel Digipak with 28-page full-colour booklet.

First disc is the original version of Endtroducing... (originally released on Mo Wax in 1996).
Second disc titled "Excessive Ephemera" includes demo versions, alternate takes, remixes and b-sides.
Recorded at The Glue Factory, San Francisco.

Track 1-02 contains a sample of "I Feel A New Shadow", as performed by Jeremy Storch, written by Jeremy Storch.
Track 1-03 contains a sample of "Orion".
Track 1-04.1 contains a sample of "Invisible Limits" by Tangerine Dream.
Track 1-05 contains a sample of "The Vision And The Voice Part One - The Vision (Ray Smith)", as performed by Flying Island, written by Flying Island.
Track 1-07.2 contains a sample of "Love Suite", as performed by Nirvana.
Track 1-08 contains a sample of "Possibly Maybe", as performed by Björk.
Track 1-11 contains a sample of "The Madness Subsides", as performed by Pekka Pohjola, written by Pekka Pohjola. Also contains a sample of "Sower Of Seeds", as performed by Baraka, written by Baraka.
Track 1-13.1 contains a sample of "The Voice Of The Saxophone" from "Afro American Suite Of Evolution", as performed by In Motion, written by J. Heath.

Mastered at The Mastering Lab, Hollywood, CA.

℗ 2005 Universal-Island Records Ltd.
© 2005 Universal-Island Records Ltd.

Made in the EU.

Catalog# on CD1: 0602498286838
Catalog# on CD2: 0602498286845

Annotation last modified on 2013-05-19 12:47 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: The Album
# Title Rating Length
1 Best Foot Forward
0:48
2 Building Steam With a Grain of Salt
6:41
3 The Number Song
4:38
4 Changeling / Transmission 1
7:51
5 What Does Your Soul Look Like, Part 4
5:09
6 [untitled]
0:25
7 Stem / Long Stem / Transmission 2
9:22
8 Mutual Slump
4:04
9 Organ Donor
1:57
10 Why Hip Hop Sucks in ’96
0:44
11 Midnight in a Perfect World
5:01
12 Napalm Brain / Scatter Brain
9:24
13 What Does Your Soul Look Like, Part 1: Blue Sky Revisit / Transmission 3
7:29
CD 2: Excess 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)
0:59
5 Stem (Cops ’n’ Robbers mix)
3:49
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, October 30 1997
12:35

Credits

CD 1: The Album

composer:
DJ Shadow (US hip hop producer, DJ & instrumentalist) (tracks 1–7, 7–13)
vocals:
Gift of Gab (US rapper Tim Parker of Blackalicious) (track 11)
Lyrics Born (tracks 6, 10)
compilation of:
Changeling by DJ Shadow (track 4)
mash-ups:
remixes:
The Departed by Kool A.D. (track 12)
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 6)
I Need You by H.P. Riot (track 2)
I Worship You by Lexia (track 2)
Inner Mood I by Kay Gardner (track 4)
It's My Turn by Stezo (track 1)
Klondyke Netti by Embryo (track 4)
Linde Manor by Dennis Linde (track 7)
Love Suite by Nirvana (track 7)
Orion by Metallica (track 3)
Outta State by Akinyele (track 11)
PM or Later by The New Breed (track 9)
Possibly Maybe by Björk (track 8)
Quit Jivin' by Pearly Queen (track 3)
Sekoilu seestyy by Pekka Pohjola (tracks 7, 11)
Soft Shell by Motherlode (track 4)
Soul by S.O.U.L. (track 11)
Tears by Giorgio (tracks 7, 9)
The Human Abstract by David Axelrod (tracks 7, 11)
Walk on By by Jo Ann Garrett (track 12)
recording of:
Best Foot Forward (track 1)
Long Stem (track 7)
Mutual Slump (track 8)
Organ Donor (track 9)
Stem (track 7)
The Number Song (track 3)
[untitled] (track 6)

CD 2: Excess Ephemera

composer:
Josh Davis (US hip hop producer, DJ & instrumentalist) (tracks 3, 9)
engineer:
Josh Davis (US hip hop producer, DJ & instrumentalist) (track 3)
producer:
Josh Davis (US hip hop producer, DJ & instrumentalist) (track 3)
remixer:
Cut Chemist (track 3)
remix of:
The Number Song by DJ Shadow (track 3)
recording of:
Organ Donor (track 9)
The Number Song (track 3)