DEBACLE THE FIRST DECADE
Year: 1990
Format: Lp, Cassette, CD
Label: Liberation Records D24515
Length: 47:43

Gimmie The Car
Nightmares
Black Girls
Add It Up
Children Of The Revolution
Good Feeling
Gone Daddy Gone
Fat
Old Mother Reagan
Blister In The Sun
Country Death Song
Ugly
World We're Living In

CD appearance: CD is black with white print.

Cover (CD): There is an upside-down color photo of the Femmes on the cover. Brian Ritchie is on the left, Gordon Gano is in the center, and Victor De Lorenzo is on the right.

Page 2 (CD): Pages 2 and 3 is a 1984 b/w photo of the Femmes taken by Paul Natken. Left-to-right: Brian Ritchie, Victor DeLorenzo, Gordon Gano. This is same photo as page 14 (top-left) photo of "Add It Up [1981-1993]." Brian Ritchie is wearing long earrings. Brian and Gordon are both wearing paisley shirts. Victor has a white shirt on with a "O" on it.

Page 3 (CD): "Violent Femmes" is printed sideways on the right just as on the cover of "3."

Page 4 (CD): There is b/w photo of the Femmes (1981), similiar to photo on page 6.

Guests:
Peter Balestrieri tenor & baritone sax 3, 13
Drake Scott cornetto 3
John Zorn alto sax, game calls 3
Jerry Harrison keyboads, guitar 5
Fred Frith guitar solo 5
Steve Scales percussion 5
Junior Brantley keyboards 5
Shirley Simms, Lovelace Redmond, Connie Blomberg & Arlene Holmes vocals 5
Mark Van Hecke piano 6
Tony Trischka banjo 11
Sigmond Snopek III keyboards 13

Thanks:
Barry "The Rock N' Roll Dentist," Mary Baumann, Neville Kitchen, Sterling
Ball, Ivo Baldoni, Jim Eannelli, Jerome Brisch, Bill Faust, Mike Denmark,
Uncle Bob's, Frank Riley, Rob "Mr. Fuckwave" Munger, Caleb Lentzer, Darren
Brown, Peter Wozniak, Willie MacInnes, Catharine Masteru, Robert Kane,
John Henderson, Peter Mackay, Ken West, Vivian Lees, Bob Dublon, 'Valdez',
Bryan King, Danny Kahn, Thor Christenson, Milwaukee Journal

Page 5 (CD):
Producers:
Mark Van Hecke 1,3,4,6,7,10,11,12
Jerry Harrison 5,9
Violent Femmes & Warren Bruleigh 2,8,13

Engineers:
Glenn Lorriccki 4,6,7,10
John Tanner 3,4,6,7,10,11
Warren Bruleigh 2,3,8,11,13
David Vartanian 5,9
Eric 'E.T.' Thorngren 5


Gordon Gano: lead vocals, guitar, violin 6
Brian Ritchie: bass, vocals, xylophone 7, jew's harp 3, guitar 5
Victor DeLorenzo: drums, percussion, vocals


All songs written by Gordon Gano (Control) except* written by Marc Bolan
(Penjane)

Management: Linda Clark/Rick Bates-Linda Clark & Associates
Colour photography: Rocky Schenek
B & W photography: Mary Jones 1981 & Paul Natken 1984
Design: Pierre Baroni/Mushroom Art

Page 6 (CD): There is a b/w photo of the Femmes (1981) standing in front of a theater. ROBERT DUVALL, ROBERT DE NIRO - TRUE CONFESSIONS is on the theater bilboard. Left-to-right: Brian Ritchie, Victor De Lorenzo, and Gordon Gano. This text is on the left:


1 Gimmie The Car
2 Nightmares
3 Black Girls
4 Add It Up
5 *Children Of The Revolution
6 Good Feeling
7 Gone Daddy Gone
8 Fat
9 Old Mother Reagan
10 Blister In The Sun
11 Country Death Song
12 Ugly
13 World We're Living In
back cover (CD): Orange and brown background with this text:


1 Gimmie The Car
2 Nightmares
3 Black Girls
4 Add It Up
5 Children Of The Revolution
6 Good Feeling
7 Gone Daddy Gone
8 Fat
9 Old Mother Reagan
10 Blister In The Sun
11 Country Death Song
12 Ugly
13 World We're Living In

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