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From: "John M. Relph" Subject: DISCOGRAPHY: Suzanne Vega Message-ID: <1993Feb22.101638.4668@dutrun2.tudelft.nl> Organization: Delft University of Technology Date: Mon, 22 Feb 1993 10:16:38 GMT Lines: 621 By John Relph Revision 2.4f (19 February 1993) ---------------------------------------------------------------------- This document is a discography of: Suzanne Vega This list was compiled by Gary Hanley and John Relph. The information included is from the liner notes of the releases. Special thanks to: (in alphabetical order) Timo Ahonen, Jeff Burka, Benjamin L. Combee, Chris Dow, Kenton Hoover, Matti Kalalahti, Richard K. Lloyd, David A. Pearlman, Mike Schuster, James Uther. Please send any additions or corrections to: John Relph relph@presto.ig.com 224 Alvarado Ave. Los Altos, CA 94022-1215 U.S.A. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Key to Abbreviations and Terms: Album Full album release, in one or more of the formats below: LP 12" vinyl long-player (33 1/3 RPM) CD Compact (digital) disc CT Cassette tape DAT DAT, digital audio tape 8T 8-track tape (obsolete) RR 1/4" reel-to-reel tape (obsolete) DCC Digital compact cassette tape MD MiniDisc, CD-like optical disc Single Single release, usually from an album, in one or more of the formats below: 7" 7" 45 RPM vinyl 10" 10" 45 RPM vinyl 12" 12" 45 RPM vinyl EP Extended play single or mini-album, usually 33 1/3 RPM CD-3 CD-3, 3" (7 cm) CD single CD-5 5" (12 cm) CD single CS Cassette single Flexi Flexi-disc, usually included with a magazine Video A video, in one or more of the formats below, that may or may not have had an official release: VHS VHS-format video tape Beta Beta-format video tape CLV Video disk in Constant Linear Velocity format (8" or 12") CAV Video disk in Constant Angular Velocity format (8" or 12") NTSC The U.S.A. and Japan video standard PAL The E.C. (except France) and Scandinavia video standard Collection A collection of tracks by this artist, usually previously released on various albums and singles. Compilation A compilation of tracks by various artists. Soundtrack Soundtrack to a film or play released in Album format. Box Set Box set of previously released and/or unreleased material. Songbook Book of words and music. Bootleg Unauthorized release of previously unreleased material consisting of concert recordings, studio outtakes, and radio or television broadcasts. Pirate Unauthorized release of previously released material without attempting to make the album look like an original. Counterfeit Unauthorized exact copy of an officially released album. xNN Indicates multiple disc or tape release, for example, CDx2 indicates two CD release. Country Codes AA Australasia AU Austria BX BeNeLux BR Brazil CA Canada EC European Community EU Europe FR France GE Germany GR Greece IR Ireland IT Italy JA Japan NL Netherlands OZ Australia SC Scandinavia UK United Kingdom US United States WG West Germany WW Worldwide ---------------------------------------------------------------------- All singles come in a picture sleeve unless otherwise indicated. CDs come in a jewel box unless otherwise indicated. Information flagged with a question mark is not verified, if you have further information, please let me know. Most CD track times were found using a NAD 4170 compact disc player and the time on your CD player may vary slightly (+- 5-8 seconds), due to the way different machines calculate track times. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Notes: Suzanne Vega & Kitchens of Distinction Tour Dates: Febuary 16 Coach House San Juan Capistrano, CA 17 Coach House San Juan Capistrano, CA 18 Wiltern Theatre Los Angeles, CA 20 Celebrity Theatre Phoenix, AZ 22 Montezuma Hall San Diego, CA 23 The Huntridge Las Vegas, NV 25 Kingsbury Hall Salt Lake, UT 26 Boulder Theater Boulder, CO 28 The Backroom Austin, TX March 1 Deep Ellum Live Dallas, TX 2 New Eden Ballroom Fayettesville, AR 3 McAlister Auditorium New Orleans, LA 5 TBA Atlanta, GA 9 Kraushaar Auditorium Ballitmore, MD 10 Fine Arts Center/U. of Mass Amherst, MA 11 The Academy New York, NY 15 Avalon Ballroom Boston, MA For more info call Jay or Scott at A&M +1-213-469-2411. Suzanne Vega wrote some songs for Philip Glass, issued on his album Songs For Liquid Days, but she does not sing them. The Lemonheads covered Luka on their album Lick (CD US Taang! TAANG! 32). The limited edition CD package for 99.9 F o was nominated for the Best Packaging category in the 1992 Grammy Awards. Please send me any additional information you have about these or other releases featuring Suzanne Vega. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Short Discography 1985 Album Suzanne Vega 1985 Single Marlene on the Wall 1986 May Single Left of Centre 1986 EP Live in London - 1986 1986 Soundtrack Pretty in Pink 1987 Single Luka 1987 Album Solitude Standing 1987 Jul Single Tom's Diner 1988 May Single Solitude Standing 1988 Aug Collection Compact Hits: Suzanne Vega 1988 Video Live at the Royal Albert Hall 1988 Compilation Stay Awake 1988? Collection Portrait of the Artist 1989 CD Philip Glass: 1000 Airplanes Interview 1990 May Single Book of Dreams 1990 Apr Album days of open Hand 1990 Jun Single Tired of Sleeping 1990 Jul Single Men in a War 1990 Single D.N.A. featuring Suzanne Vega: Tom's Diner 1991 Sep Compilation Tom's Album 1991 Apr Compilation Deadicated 1991? Album D.N.A.: Taste This 1992 May Compilation One World, One Voice 1992 Oct? Single In Liverpool 1992 Oct? Single Blood Makes Noise 1992 Nov 9? Album 99.9 F o 1992 Nov? Single 99.9 F o 1992 Dec? Songbook 99.9 F o ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Full Discography 1985 Suzanne Vega Produced by Lenny Kaye and Steve Addabbo. Some Journey was arranged and co-produced by Steven Miller. 2'49 Cracking 2'36 Freeze Tag 3'40 Marlene on the Wall 3'54 Small Blue Thing 3'49 Straight Lines 3'26 Undertow 3'38 Some Journey 4'48 The Queen and the Soldier 3'36 Knight Moves 3'21 Neighborhood Girls LP US A&M 5072 (unseen) CT US A&M CS 6-5072 CD US A&M CD 5072 LP UK A&M AMA 5072 CD UK A&M CDA 5072 1985 Marlene on the Wall Promotional single. Marlene on the Wall (Specially Remixed Version) 12" US A&M SP-17328 1986 May Left of Centre Track listing unknown. Left of Centre CD-5 UK A&M? CDQ 320 1986 Live in London - 1986 Left Of Centre Neighborhood Girls Straight Lines Black Widow Station Knight Moves Cracking CD OZ A&M (Festival) D 20054 1987? Luka Original US pressings mistakenly contained the album version of Neighborhood Girls but the mistake was rectified in later pressings. 3'51 Luka 3'45 Left of Center (live) 3'29 Neighborhood Girls (live) CD-5 UK A&M vegcd 1 CD-3 US A&M CC 31021 [DDD] (1988?) CD-5 US A&M 75021 2372 2 (1991 Sep reissue) 1987 Solitude Standing Produced by Steve Addabbo and Lenny Kaye. Gypsy was co-produced by Mitch Easter. 2'06 Tom's Diner 3'52 Luka 6'19 Ironbound Fancy Poultry 4'16 In the Eye 2'47 Night Vision 4'49 Solitude Standing 4'14 Calypso 3'57 Language 4'04 Gypsy 5'13 Wooden Horse (Caspar Hauser's song) 2'40 Tom's Diner (Reprise) LP US A&M 5136 (unseen) CD US A&M CD 5136 LP UK A&M SUZLP 2 CD UK A&M SUZCD 2 CD WG A&M 395 136-2 DCC US A&M 75021 5136-5 (Nov? 1992 reissue) 1987 Luka Luka (Spanish version) Luke (English version) 7" US A&M AM-35084 1987 Jul Tom's Diner Tom's Diner (studio) Left of Center (studio) Tom's Diner (live) Luka (live) CD-5 UK A&M vegcd 2 1988 May Solitude Standing Solitude Standing Ironbound/Fancy Poultry Marlene On the Wall (live) Some Journey (live) CD-5 UK A&M vegcd3 (390 300-2) 1988 Aug Compact Hits: Suzanne Vega Collection. Luka Left Of Centre Neighbourhood Girls The Queen And The Soldier CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 912 1988 Live at the Royal Albert Hall Live video. Details unknown. VHS-PAL UK A&M? am 836 CLV-PAL UK A&M? am 836 1988? Portrait of the Artist Promotional collection album. Full track listing unknown. Luka Solitude Standing Tom's Diner LP US? A&M ? 1990 May Book of Dreams 3'22 Book of Dreams 3'48 Big Space 4'05 Marlene on the Wall (live) 5'59 Ironbound/Fancy Poultry (live) CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 559 (slimline jewel box) Numbered limited edition of 10,000?, hologram cover, title silkscreened on cover of slimline jewel box. CD-5 UK A&M AMCDH 559 (slimline jewel box) 1990 May? Book of Dreams Promotional single. Includes sticker on cover. Book of Dreams Men in a War (live) 12" US A&M SP-1808 1990 Apr days of open Hand Produced by Anton Sanko and Suzanne Vega. 4'22 Tired of Sleeping 4'47 Men in a War 4'16 Rusted Pipe 3'22 Book of Dreams 6'15 Institution Green 3'09 Those Whole Girls (Run in Grace) 3'00 Room off the Street 3'48 Big Space 4'59 Predictions 2'36 Fifty-Fifty Chance 5'10 Pilgrimage CD US A&M 7502-15293-2 [ADD] LP UK A&M 395 293-1 CD OZ A&M (Polygram) 395 293 2 Limited edition multifold digipak comes with hologram cover. CD US A&M 75021-3933-2 [ADD] (1990 Apr?) 1990 Jun Tired of Sleeping tired of sleeping those whole girls (run in grace) left of center (live) room of the street (live) CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 565 (slimline jewel box) 1990 Jul Men in a War Men in a War (remix) Undertow (live in Israel) Men in a War (live In Germany) CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 584 (slimline jewel box) 1992 Oct? In Liverpool Released in both digipak and slimline jewel box. 4'44 In Liverpool 4'17 Some Journey (live) 5'19 The Queen And The Soldier (live) 3'38 Luka (live) CD-5 UK A&M AMCDR 0029 (580 031-2) (slimline jewel box) Digipak unfolds to reveal lyrics and additional photos. CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 0029 (580 029-2) [AAD] (digipak) 1992 Oct? Blood Makes Noise Promotional single, in stock die-cut cover with sticker. 4'10 Blood Makes Noise (remix) 2'28 Blood Makes Noise 12" US A&M 31458 8046 1 1992 Nov 9? 99.9 F o The name of this album actually has the degrees symbol in it, but this file doesn't. 3'31 Rock In This Pocket (Song of David) 2'28 Blood Makes Noise 4'41 In Liverpool 3'15 99.9 F o 3'18 Blood Sings 2'18 Fat Man & Dancing Girl 3'06 (If You Were) In My Movie 2'56 As a Child 3'22 Bad Wisdom 1'54 When Heroes Go Down 3'26 As Girls Go 3'05 Song of Sand CD US A&M 31454 0005 2 [AAD] CT US A&M 31454 0005 4 CD UK A&M 540 012-2 CD OZ A&M (Polygram) 540 005 2 Some European editions include bonus track. 1'56 Private Goes Public CD FR A&M 540 012-2 CD EU A&M 540 012-2 Limited edition CD comes with book, paperboard case and bonus track. CD US A&M 31454 0026 2 [AAD] (23? Nov 1992) 1992 Nov? 99.9 F o Collectors Single, digipak with cover sticker. 3'14 99.9 F o 4'06 Tired of Sleeping (live) 4'16 Straight Lines (live) 3'43 Tom's Diner (live) CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 0085R (580 085-2) 1992 Nov? 99.9 F o Slimline jewel box with cover sticker. Live tracks recorded 20 August 1992 for the BBC. 3'15 99.9 F o 3'30 Rock In This Pocket (Song of David) (live) 4'42 In Liverpool (live) 4'43 Men Will Be Men CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 0085 1992 Dec Blood Makes Noise Promotional single?. 2'28 Blood Makes Noise 12" US A&M 31458 8046 1 1992 Dec Blood Makes Noise Blood Makes Noise Neighborhood Girls (live) Predictions (live) China Doll (live) CD-5 UK A&M AMCD 0112 (slimline jewel box) 1992 Dec? Blood Makes Noise 2'28 Blood Makes Noise (Album Version) 4'10 Blood Makes Noise (Mitchell Froom Mix) 8'24 Blood Makes Noise (House Version) 3'56 Blood Makes Noise (Master Mix Club) 12" EU A&M AMY 0112 (580 112-1) 1992 Dec? Blood Makes Noise 2'27 Blood Makes Noise 4'43 Men Will Be Men CS US A&M 31458 0033 4 1992 Dec? 99.9 F o Songbook. Details unknown. Songbook US ? ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Other Collaborations and Compilations 1986 Pretty in Pink Soundtrack album. Produced by Steve Addabbo and Authur Baker. Only information for the track by Suzanne Vega is included. Featuring Joe Jackson (piano). 3'33 Left of Center CD US A&M CD 3293 1988 Stay Awake Compilation album. Covers of Disney songs. Produced by Hal Willner. Only information for the track featuring Suzanne Vega is included. 7'47 Medley Two ("The Darkness Sheds Its Veil") Suzanne Vega: Stay Awake Bill Frisell and Wayne Horvitz: Little Wooden Head Syd Straw: Blue Shadows on the Trail CD US A&M CD 3918 [AAD] (ISBN 0-945338-21-X) 1989 Philip Glass: 1000 Airplanes on the Roof Interview Interviewed by Suzanne Vega. Promotional CD. CD US Virgin America PRCD 2708 1990 D.N.A. featuring Suzanne Vega: Tom's Diner D.N.A. re-worked this Suzanne Vega song. 3'47 Tom's Diner (7" A) 2'39 Tom's Diner (reprise) 2'08 Tom's Diner (acappella) 5'20 Tom's Diner (12" A) CD-5 UK A&M amcd 592 (slimline jewel box) CD-5 WG A&M 390 564-2 [AAD] (slimline jewel box) 1991 Sep Tom's Album Compilation album, includes twelve different versions of Tom's Diner, and a remix of Rusted Pipe. 4'52 D.N.A. featuring Suzanne Vega: Rusted Pipe (remix) 2'06 Suzanne Vega: Tom's Diner 2'44 Peter Behrens: Dep De Do Dep 4'00 Nikki D.: Daddy's Little Girl 3'15 Vocal by Beth Watson: Waiting At the Border 3'22 Michigan & Smiley: Tom's Diner 2'45 N.D.A. Project: Tom's Diner 2'12 Marilyn E. Whitelaw & Mark Davis: Jeannie's Diner 2'16 After One: Tom's Diner Rap 2'05 Mats Hojer: Tages Kafe 2'03 Bingo Hand Job: Tom's ? 2'33 Suzanne Vega: Tom's Diner (Reprise) 3'49 D.N.A. featuring Suzanne Vega: Tom's Diner (remix) CD US A&M 75021 5363 2 [AAD] 1991? D.N.A.: Taste This Suzanne Vega (co-author, vocals) Saltwater Tom's Diner CD UK EMI DNACD 1 LP UK EMI DNALP 1 1991 Apr Deadicated Compilation, tribute to the Grateful Dead. 3'25 China Doll 3'34 Cassidy CD US Arista ARCD-8669 1992 May One World, One Voice Collaboration project conceived by Kevin Godley, features Suzanne Vega. CD UK Virgin CDV 2632 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Rumoured Releases and Future Projects 1985 Small Blue Thing Doublepack single? Small Blue Thing Black Widow Station (live) 7" UK? 1986? The Authentic Guitar Style of Suzanne Vega Songbook. Details unknown. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- End of Suzanne Vega discography

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