No Borders

No Borders

No Borders (2001)

Lineup:

The Nihilist Spasm Band (from Canada) & Joe McPhee:

  • John Boyle - kazoo, drums, thumb piano
  • John Clement - guitar, drums
  • Bill Exley - vocals, kazoo, cooking pot
  • Murray Favro - guitar, drums
  • Hugh McIntyre - bass
  • Art Pratten - Pratt-A-Various, water pipe
  • Joe McPhee - tenor sax, pocket cornet, didgeridoo, Casio sax, vocals

Recording track list:

Disc 1 (live concert performances except track 8 which is a studio recording)

  1. Nihilist Party Lights (JM, vo)
  2. Duet (BE, vo; JM, did)
  3. United Nations (BE, vo, k; JB, k; JC, g; AP, wp; JM, cor)
  4. Going Too Far (JB, d; JC, g; BE, vo; MF, g; HM, b; AP, pv; JM, ts)
  5. Poughkeepsie (JB, d; JC, g; HM, b; JM, ts)
  6. Why Try (JB, k; JC, d; BE, vo; MF, g; HM, b; AP, pv; JM, ts)
  7. Acrostics (BE, vo; MF, g; HM, b; AP, wp; JM, Cs)
  8. Trio (JC, d; HM, b; JM, cor, ts)
  9. Victor (JB, tp; JC, d; BE, vo; MF, g; AP, wp; JM, ts)

Disc 2 (studio recordings)

  1. Do It My Way (JB, k; JC, d; BE, vo, k; MF, g; HM, b; AP, wp; JM, ts)
  2. Boing (AP, wp; JC, g; MF, g; JM, ts)
  3. Meateater (BE, vo; HM, b; AP, pv; JM, ts, vo)
  4. Unlikely (MF, d; AP, pv)
  5. Mature Consideration (JB, d; JC, g; BE, vo, k, cp; MF, g; HM, b; AP, wp; JM, ts)
  6. Stridor (JB, k; JC, g; AP, wp)
  7. Helpless (JB, d; BE, vo; MF, g; HM, b; JM, ts)
  8. Road Kill (JB, k; JC, d; AP, wp; JM, ts)
  9. Duet Again (BE, vo; JM, did)

No Borders: release info

Non Musica Rex (Canada) NMRx 0002
double CD (stage & studio), London, Ontario, 2000/released in 2001