Elvis Costello & The Roots Wise Up: Thought Remixes & Reworks Vinyl EP
Elvis Costello & The Roots Wise Up: Thought Remixes & Reworks Vinyl EP
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Universal
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Elvis Costello & The Roots Wise Up: Thought Remixes & Reworks Vinyl EP

Elvis Costello & The Roots

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SKU:
UNILP75728
UPC:
602537572854
Vinyl EP Companion To Costello's Genre-Defying Album "Wise Up Ghost" Features Remixes & Reworks!

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Join In the Reworking Of "Tripwire"!

Wise Up: Thought is the remix EP companion to the album "Wise Up Ghost", the genre-defying collaborative tour de force from Elvis Costello and The Roots. On the album, Costello and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson stirred this musical pot of gumbo, mixing together elements of soul, funk, hip hop, punk, and afro bet. "Wise Up: Thought: EP is a deconstructive plate of their soul stew and features genre-specific remixes and reworks that play off those included in the album's sonic landscape. J Dilla disciple and Stones Throw Records beat maker/drummer Karriem Riggins contributes 4 remixes on the hip hop front. Riggins' remix of Cinco Minutos Con Vos features the Roots rapper Black Thought going toe to toe with Costello with his own brand of lyrical wordplay. Daptone Records artists Antibalas (of Fela! the Musical fame) contribute an afro beat reworking of lead single "Walk Us Uptown". Daptone Records' own Menahan Street Band (a collective featuring members of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and El Michaels Affair) come with the Memphis-to-Muscle Schoals slow funk flavor in their rework of the song "Tripwire".

Features:
• Vinyl EP

Musicians:
Elvis Costello, guitar, vocals
Black Thought
Menahan Street Band
Antibalas
Karriem Riggins

Selections:
Side A:

1. Cinco Minutos Con Vos (Karriem Riggins Remix)
(featuring Black Thought of The Roots)
2. Sugar Won't Work (Karriem Riggins Interlude) (Instrumental)
3. Come The Meantimes (Karriem Riggins Remix)
4. The Puppet Has Cut His Strings (Karriem Riggins Interlude) (Instrumental)
Side B:
1. Tripwire (Menahan Street Band Rework)
2. Viceroy's Road (Karriem Riggins Interlude) (Instrumental)
3. Walk Us Uptown (Antibalas Rework - Chico Mann Edit)
Description
Vinyl EP Companion To Costello's Genre-Defying Album "Wise Up Ghost" Features Remixes & Reworks!

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Join In the Reworking Of "Tripwire"!

Wise Up: Thought is the remix EP companion to the album "Wise Up Ghost", the genre-defying collaborative tour de force from Elvis Costello and The Roots. On the album, Costello and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson stirred this musical pot of gumbo, mixing together elements of soul, funk, hip hop, punk, and afro bet. "Wise Up: Thought: EP is a deconstructive plate of their soul stew and features genre-specific remixes and reworks that play off those included in the album's sonic landscape. J Dilla disciple and Stones Throw Records beat maker/drummer Karriem Riggins contributes 4 remixes on the hip hop front. Riggins' remix of Cinco Minutos Con Vos features the Roots rapper Black Thought going toe to toe with Costello with his own brand of lyrical wordplay. Daptone Records artists Antibalas (of Fela! the Musical fame) contribute an afro beat reworking of lead single "Walk Us Uptown". Daptone Records' own Menahan Street Band (a collective featuring members of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and El Michaels Affair) come with the Memphis-to-Muscle Schoals slow funk flavor in their rework of the song "Tripwire".

Features:
• Vinyl EP

Musicians:
Elvis Costello, guitar, vocals
Black Thought
Menahan Street Band
Antibalas
Karriem Riggins

Selections:
Side A:

1. Cinco Minutos Con Vos (Karriem Riggins Remix)
(featuring Black Thought of The Roots)
2. Sugar Won't Work (Karriem Riggins Interlude) (Instrumental)
3. Come The Meantimes (Karriem Riggins Remix)
4. The Puppet Has Cut His Strings (Karriem Riggins Interlude) (Instrumental)
Side B:
1. Tripwire (Menahan Street Band Rework)
2. Viceroy's Road (Karriem Riggins Interlude) (Instrumental)
3. Walk Us Uptown (Antibalas Rework - Chico Mann Edit)
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Elvis Costello & The Roots
Title
Wise Up: Thought Remixes
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Creation Date
Release Date
12-13-2013
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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