The Crane Wife (10th Anniversary Edition)

The DecemberistsJanuary 1, 2006
Rock℗ This Compilation ℗ 2016 Capitol Records, LLC
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The Crane Wife is the fourth album by The Decemberists, released in 2006. It was produced by Tucker Martine and Chris Walla, and is the band's first album on the Capitol Records label. The album was inspired by a Japanese folk tale, and centers on two song cycles, The Crane Wife and The Island, the latter inspired by William Shakespeare's The Tempest. National Public Radio listeners voted The Crane Wife the best album of 2006.
The album cover was designed by the Portland artist Carson Ellis, Colin Meloy's wife, who has created artwork for each of the band's albums.

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Disc 1

Songs
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The Crane Wife 34:17
2
The Island: Come And See/The Landlord's Daughter/You'll Not Feel The Drowning (Medley)12:26
3
Yankee Bayonet (I Will Be Home Then)4:18
4
O Valencia!3:48
5
The Perfect Crime #25:30
6
When The War Came5:07
7
Shankill Butchers4:39
8
Summersong3:34
9
The Crane Wife 1 & 211:24
10
Sons & Daughters5:16
11
After The Bombs5:05
12
Culling Of The Fold4:27
13
Hurdles Even Here4:30
14
The Perfect Crime #1/The Day I Knew You'd Not Come Back (Medley)15:11
15
After The Bombs (Early Take)6:46

Disc 2

Songs
1
Yankee Bayonet (I Will Be Home Then) (Alternate Take) (feat. Alela Diane)4:21
2
Culling Of The Fold (Alternate Take) (feat. Sean Nelson)4:29
3
Hurdles Even Here (Full Band Take)5:56
4
The Perfect Crime #2 (Early Take)6:28
5
The Island: Come And See/The Landlord's Daughter/You'll Not Feel The Drowning (Medley / Home Demo)10:57
6
O Valencia! (Home Demo)3:47
7
The Perfect Crime #2 (Home Demo)7:04
8
Yankee Bayonet (I Will Be Home Then) (Home Demo) (feat. Carson Ellis)4:33
9
The Capp Street Girls (Home Demo)2:57
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Culling Of The Fold (Home Demo)4:32
11
Hurdles Even Here (Home Demo)4:43
12
Shankill Butchers (Home Demo)4:22
13
Summersong (Home Demo)3:08
14
The Day I Knew You'd Not Come Back (Home Demo)6:31
15
The Perfect Crime #1 (Home Demo)4:32
16
The Crane Wife 1, 2 & 3 (Home Demo)12:48
17
Sons & Daughters (Home Demo)4:39
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Genres
Total length
3:12:24
Tracks
32
Released
December 9, 2016
Label
℗ This Compilation ℗ 2016 Capitol Records, LLC
File type
MP3
Access type
Streaming and by permanent download to your computer and/or device
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