John Cale
Fear Is A Man's Best Friend - John Cale

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Last Day On Earth

Last Day On Earth

About this album

Released in 1994. MCA Records MCD 11037
All songs written by John Cale and Bob Neuwirth.


  1. Overture
  2. Café Shabu
  3. Pastoral Angst
  4. Who's In Charge?
  5. Short Of Time
  6. Angel Of Death
  7. Paradise Nevada
  8. Old China
  9. Ocean Life
  10. Instrumental
  11. Modern World
  12. Streets Come Alive
  13. Secrets
  14. Maps Of The World
  15. Broken Hearts
  16. The High And Mighty Road

Michael Brook: infinite guitar
John Cale: vocals, keyboards, viola
Gerry Hemingway: percussion and sampling
Bob Neuwirth: vocals, banjo, harmonica
Jenni Muldaur: guest vocalist
Ben Perowsky: drums
Eric Senko: bass
David Tronz: guitar
David Soldier: string arrangements performed by the Soldier String Quartet: David Soldier, Lisa R. Gutkin, Dawn M. Buckholz, Alicia A. Svigals.

Other credits:
Produced by John Cale and Bob Neuwirth
Engineering & mixing: Roger Moutenot
Production assistance: Andy Green
Art direction: Vartan
Design: Taki Ono, Ayako Nagano
Photography: Mary Ellen Mark
Cover Art: Tanadori Yokoo
Recorded at Skyline, New York, USA
Mixed at RPM Studios, New York, USA
Mastering Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound

© 1999- Hans Werksman