This album is dedicated to the Donors.
Your contributions made this possible. Thank you!!
Diane Bessai • Pat & Sharon Bird • Tom Bray • Peter Brown, CBC Radio 1 • John Bringas • Coflin Family • Empress Ale House, Sue Kiernan & Generous Patrons • Fix and Humble Construction Group, Ltd. • Stephen Heatley • Kate Holowach, Blue Sky Communications • Jill Kolodychuk • Ken Lucki • Tyler MacKay • Marc & Associates, Inc. • Chad Martin • Kelly McPhillamey, Echo Hair Design • Mieko Ouchi, Concrete Theatre • Nancy Power • John & Valerie Pratt • Kate Pratt • Mark Scholz • Cindy Sibley • The Black Dog Freehouse & Generous Patrons • and the countless anonymous donors!
Ian Armstrong • Frank Bessai • Peter Brown • Joel Finnestad • Neil Grahn • Jason Kodie • Gordon Marshall • Jeff Page • Paramount Flooring Management & Staff • Shauna Perry • Cathleen Rootsaert • Cindy Sibley • Lorraine Swift • Theatre Network — Bradley Moss and the entire team!
"Listening, Ramona, Fucking, Hit, Mona Lisa, Krakatoa" from the album, 'The Guerrilla Sessions' (2000). Performed by Grrr!, featuring Joe Bird, Jason Kodie, Gordon Marshall, Rod West. Produced by Steve Loree
"Grave Kandy, Zen Pokey, Sports Anthem" from the Irrelevant show – written by George Westerholm. Grave Kandy features Leona Brausen. Zen Pokey was the recipient of a Canadian Comedy Award (2008)
"San Francisco, Moving Day, Old, Love Ain't". “Old" written by Joe Bird and Wes Borg, performed by Hookahman; “San Francisco” and “Moving Day” from the album ‘Hookahman’, performed and recorded by Hookahman (1996) featuring Frank Bessai, Joe Bird, Wes Borg, Cathy Derkach, Joel Finnestad, Sherry Lee Heschel, Jason Kodie, Jeff Page, Larry Shelast. Produced by Dave Mockford, recorded at Wolf Willow Studios.
"Bumtown" commissioned by ‘Arts on the Ave’ for their release ‘Songs from the Ave’ featuring Andrew Bursey, Joel Finnestad, Shannon Johnson, Jason Kodie.
"Mexico, Xmas Wish, Forgot All About Me" recorded at Wolf Willow Studios, (1993-95). “Mexico” featuring Frank Bessai, Joel Finnestad, Crystal Hanson, Jason Kodie. Produced by Ian Armstrong. ‘Forgot all about me’ featuring Frank Bessai, Chris Brzezicki, Crystal Hanson, Jason Kodie. Produced by Ian Armstrong.
"Parking Lot Guy" written by Todd Babiak for CBC’s ‘The Irrelevant Show’
“Gone Fishin', Security" from the album ‘Oh Hut.’ Performed and recorded by Hookahman (1994) featuring Frank Bessai, Joe Bird, Wes Borg, Joel Finnestad, Crystal Hanson, Jason Kodie, Mike McDonald, Jeff Page. Recorded at Monster Traxx. Produced by Dave Mockford
All songs written by Joe Bird unless noted.
Compilation assembled and re-mastered by Ian Armstrong, Wolf Willow Studios (wolfwillowsound.com
). Compilation produced by Jason Kodie.
Project Director Jackie Fimrite.
Cover image based on photo by Bob Todrick.