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ALBUMS

Flying Demos

This is a pre-“August and Everything After” demo recording from 1991/92 including numerous songs which would later appear on August and Everything After.

Track listing:

  1. Rain King
  2. Omaha
  3. Anna Begins
  4. Einstein On the Beach (for an Eggman)
  5. Shallow Days
  6. Love and Addiction
  7. Mr. Jones
  8. Round Here
  9. 40 Years
  10. Margery Dreams of Horses
  11. Bulldog
  12. Lightning
  13. We’re Only Love (cover)

*All officially released albums below this point were on Geffen Records.

August and Everything After

Released Sept. 14, 1993.

Track listing:

  1. Round Here
  2. Omaha
  3. Mr. Jones
  4. Perfect Blue Buildings
  5. Anna Begins
  6. Time and Time Again
  7. Rain King
  8. Sullivan Street
  9. Ghost Train
  10. Raining in Baltimore
  11. A Murder of One

Album certificates:

  • U.S. – 7x multi-platinum
  • Canada – 7x platinum
  • U.K. – Gold

Peak chart positions:

  • U.S. – 4th
  • U.K. – 16th
  • Australia – 12th
  • New Zealand – 12th
  • Sweden – 22nd

Singles released:

  • Mr. Jones – peaked at #2 on the modern rock chart in the U.S.
  • Round Here – peaked at #7 on the same chart
  • Einstein on the Beach (for an Eggman) – peaked at #1, ironically, since Adam Duritz and lamented the fact that the song was released in the first place and had called it an experiment in pop music, according Jessica Roop’s book , “Crow Talk: The Definitive Guide to Counting Crows
  • Rain King – peaked at #3 on the chart
  • A Murder of One

Recovering the Satellites

Released Oct. 15, 1996.

Track listing:

  1. Catapult
  2. Angels of the Silences
  3. Daylight Fading
  4. I’m Not Sleeping
  5. Goodnight Elisabeth
  6. Children In Bloom
  7. I’m Not Sleeping
  8. Miller’s Angels
  9. Another Horsedreamer’s Blues
  10. Recovering the Satellites
  11. Monkey
  12. Mercury
  13. A Long December
  14. Walkaways

Album certificates:

  • U.S. – 2x multi-platinum
  • Canada – 2x platinum
  • U.K. – Gold

Peak chart positions:

  • U.S. – 1st
  • U.K. – 4th
  • Australia – 7th
  • Canada – 19th
  • New Zealand- 4th
  • Sweden – 6th

Singles released:

  • Angels of the Silences – peaked at #3 on the modern rock chart in the U.S.
  • Daylight Fading – peaked at #26 on the same chart
  • A Long December – peaked at #5

This Desert Life

Released Nov. 2, 1999.

Track listing:

  1. Hanginaround
  2. Mrs. Potter’s Lullaby
  3. Amy Hit the Atmosphere
  4. Four Days
  5. All My Friends
  6. High Life
  7. Colorblind
  8. I Wish I Was A Girl
  9. Speedway
  10. St. Robinson in his Cadillac Dream
  11. Kid Things (hidden track)

Album certificates:

  • U.S. – platinum
  • Canada – platinum
  • U.K. – silver

Peak chart positions:

  • U.S. – 8th
  • U.K. – 19th
  • Australia – 20th
  • Canada – 8th
  • New Zealand- 19th
  • Sweden – 20th

Singles released:

  • Hanginaround – peaked at #17 on the modern rock chart in the U.S.
  • Mrs. Potter’s Lullaby
  • All My Friends

Hard Candy

Released July 9, 2002.

Track listing:

  1. Hard Candy
  2. American Girls
  3. Good Time
  4. If I Could Give You All My Love (or Richard Manuel Is Dead)
  5. Goodnight L.A.
  6. Butterfly In Reverse
  7. Miami
  8. New Frontier
  9. Carriage
  10. Black and Blue
  11. Why Should You Come When I Call
  12. Up All Night (Frankie Miller Goes to Hollywood)
  13. Holiday In Spain

Album certificates:

  • U.S. – gold
  • U.K. – gold

Peak chart positions:

  • U.S. – 5th
  • U.K. – 9th
  • Australia – 13th
  • New Zealand- 15th
  • Sweden – 19th

Singles released:

  • American Girls
  • Miami
  • Big Yellow Taxi – peaked at #42 on the U.S. Billboards
  • If I Could Give You All My Love (or Richard Manuel Is Dead)
  • Holiday In Spain

Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings

Released March 25, 2008. See here for the various producers of the album. The album is broken into two parts: tracks 1-6 and tracks 7-14.

Track listing:

  1. 1492
  2. Hanging Tree
  3. Los Angeles
  4. Sundays
  5. Insignificant
  6. Cowboys
  7. Washington Square
  8. On Almost Any Sunday Morning
  9. When I Dream of Michaelangelo
  10. Anyone But You
  11. You Can’t Count On Me
  12. Le Ballet d’Or
  13. On a Tuesday in Amsterdam Long Ago
  14. Come Around

Peak chart positions:

  • U.S. – 3rd
  • U.K. – 12th
  • Australia – 22th
  • Canada – 8th
  • New Zealand- 36th

Singles released:

  • 1492
  • You Can’t Count On Me

Underwater Sunshine (or What We Did on Our Summer Vacation)

This collection of covers was released April 10, 2012.

Track listing

  1. “Untitled (Love Song)” by The Romany Rye
  2. “Start Again” by Teenage Fanclub
  3. “Hospital” by Coby Brown
  4. “Mercy” by Tender Mercies
  5. Meet on the Ledge” by Fairport Convention
  6. “Like Teenage Gravity” by Kasey Anderson
  7. Amie” by Pure Prairie League
  8. Coming Around” by Travis
  9. Ooh La La” by Faces
  10. “All My Failures” by Dawes
  11. “Return of the Grievous Angel” by Gram Parsons
  12. “Four White Stallions” by Tender Mercies
  13. “Jumping Jesus” by Sordid Humor
  14. You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere” by Bob Dylan and The Byrds
  15. “The Ballad of El Goodo” by Big Star

Somewhere Under Wonderland

Released Sept. 2, 2014.

Track listing:

  1. Palisades Park
  2. Earthquake Driver
  3. Dislocation
  4. God of Ocean Tides
  5. Scarecrow
  6. Elvis Went To Hollywood
  7. Cover Up the Sun
  8. John Appleseed’s Lament
  9. Possibility Days

Peak chart positions:

  • U.S. – 6th
  • U.K. – 15th
  • Australia – 27th

Singles:

  • Palisades Park
  • Scarecrow

COMPILATIONS

Films About Ghosts (The Best Of…)

Released Nov. 25, 2003

Track listing:

  1. Angels of the Silences
  2. Round Here
  3. Rain King
  4. A Long December
  5. Hanginaround
  6. Mrs. Potter’s Lullaby
  7. Mr. Jones
  8. Recovering the Satellites
  9. American Girls
  10. Big Yellow Taxi
  11. Omaha
  12. Friend of the Devil
  13. Einstein on the Beach (for an Eggman)
  14. Anna Begins
  15. Holiday In Spain
  16. She Don’t Want Nobody Near

Aural 6

Released Nov. 27, 2008. This is a Best Buy exclusive release on Black Friday, 2008.

Track listing:

    1. Mr. Jones
    2. A Long December
    3. Colorblind
    4. Hard Candy
    5. Hanging Tree
    6. Washington Square

LIVE RELEASES

Across a Wire: Live in New York City

Released July 14, 1998.

Disc 1: “VH1 Storytellers” (08/12/1997):

  1. Round Here
  2. Have You Seen Me Lately?
  3. Angels of the Silences
  4. Catapult
  5. Mr. Jones
  6. Rain King
  7. Mercury
  8. Ghost Train
  9. Anna Begins
  10. Chelsea (studio version of unreleased song)

Disc 2: “Live at the 10 Spot” (MTV, 1997)

  1. Recovering the Satellites
  2. Angels of the Silences
  3. Rain King
  4. Sullivan Street
  5. Children In Bloom
  6. Have You Seen Me Lately?
  7. Raining In Baltimore
  8. Round Here
  9. I’m Not Sleeping
  10. A Murder of One
  11. A Long December
  12. Walkaways

Face the Promised Land

Official release through countingcrows.com. The limited edition CD was recorded on Dec. 2, 1999 at Magness Arena at Denver University.

Track listing:

  1. Angels of the Silences
  2. Mr. Jones
  3. I Wish I Was a Girl
  4. High Life
  5. Omaha
  6. Monkey
  7. All My Friends
  8. Four Days
  9. St.  Robinson In His Cadillac Dream
  10. Rain King
  11. Hanginaround
  12. Kid Things
  13. A Long December
  14. Walkaways

By the Time We Got To Woodstock

Official bootleg release through countingcrows.com in limited edition form in 2000. Only 1,000 copies were made,

Track listing:

  1. Mr. Jones (Live in Providence, R.I. on July 20, 1999)
  2. Angels of the Silences (Live in Seabright on July 19, 1999)
  3. Recovering The Satellites (Live in Thunder Bay on July 12, 1999)
  4. Have You Seen Me Lately? (Live in Kitchener on July 14, 1999)
  5. Daylight Fading (Live in Kitchener on July 14, 1999)
  6. Mercury (Live in Seabright on July 19, 1999)
  7. Omaha (Live in Thunder Bay on July 12, 1999)
  8. Round Here(Live in Kalamazoo, Mich. on July 17, 1999)
  9. Rain King (Live in Kalamazoo, Mich. on July 17, 1999)
  10. A Murder Of One (Live in Kitchener on July 14, 1999)
  11. Goodnight Elizabeth (Live in Providence, R.I. on July 20, 1999)
  12. A Long December (Live in Kalamazoo, Mich. on July 17, 1999)
  13. Anna Begins (Live in Providence, R.I. on July 20, 1999)

New Amsterdam: Live at Heineken Music Hall

Recorded in 2003 in Holland. Released in 2006.

Track listing:

  1. Rain King
  2. Richard Manuel Is Dead
  3. Catapult
  4. Goodnight L.A.
  5. Four White Stallions
  6. Omaha
  7. Miami
  8. Hazy
  9. Good Time
  10. St. Robinson and His Cadillac Dream
  11. Perfect Blue Buildings
  12. Hanginaround
  13. Goodnight Elisabeth
  14. Hardy Candy
  15. Holiday In Spain

OTHER SINGLES

  • She Don’t Want Nobody Near
  • Accidently In Love – Recorded for the “Shrek 2” soundtrack and reached #39 on the U.S. Billboards

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