Ween – Ween 1996 – 2000 (3xLP, US)

January 2010 Plain Recordings PLAIN144
12 Golden Country Greats
A1. I’m Holding You
A2. Japanese Cowboy
A3. Piss Up A Rope
A4. I Don’t Wanna Leave You On The Farm
A5. Pretty Girl

B1. Powder Blue
B2. Mister Richard Smoker
B3. Help Me Scrape The Mucus Off My Brain
B4. You Were The Fool
B5. Fluffy

The Mollusk
A1. I’m Dancing In The Show Tonight
A2. The Mollusk
A3. Polka Dot Tail
A4. I’ll Be Your Johnny On The Spot
A5. Mutilated Lips
A6. The Blarney Stone
A7. It’s Gonna Be (Alright)
A8. The Golden Eel

B1. Cold Blows The Wind
B2. Pink Eye (On My Leg)
B3. Waving My Dick In The Wind
B4. Buckingham Green
B5. Ocean Man
B6. She Wanted To Leave (Reprise)

White Pepper
A1. Exactly Where I’m At
A2. Flutes Of Chi
A3. Even If You Don’t
A4. Bananas And Blow
A5. Stroker Ace
A6. Ice Castles

B1. Back To Basom
B2. The Grobe
B3. Pandy Fackler
B4. Stay Forever
B5. Falling Out
B6. She’s Your Baby

Ween - Ween 1996 - 2000 (3xLP, US) - Cover

Ween - Ween 1996 - 2000 (3xLP, US) - Rear

NOTES:
Boxset of three Ween albums limited to 1000 numbered copies and includes reissue of White Pepper. Issued in cardboard box with 12″x12″ prints of each the albums cover art, a black and white photo and a sticker.

Albums are as follows:

12 Golden Country Greats (Brown Vinyl / plain142
The Mollusk (Green Vinyl / plain142)
White Pepper (White Vinyl / plain144)

Although the © and (p) dates on this record are 2009 it wasn’t scheduled for release until 18th January 2010 and wasn’t actually available until mid-February in most places.

White Pepper features Russell Simins but the exact details of what he did and on what tracks is not specified on the song credits. The album was released on black vinyl, white vinyl, CD, cassette, CD in Japan (with bonus track) and then reissued in 2010 on vinyl and as part of a boxset.

Even If You Don’t (CD / 7″) and Stay Forever (CD / 7″) were released as singles.

SONG CREDITS:
Guitar/Vocals: Dean Ween
Guitar/Vocals: Gene Ween
Bass: Dave Dreiwitz
Drums: Claude Coleman
Keyboards: Glen McClelland
with
Stu Basore
Jane Scarpantoni
Chris Shaw
Russell Simins
Vaneese Thomas
Angela Clemons
Mark McDonald
Greg Frey
Pat Frey
and
Danny Madorsky

A1. Exactly Where I’m At
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 4:29

A2. Flutes Of Chi
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:29

A3. Even If You Don’t
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:23

A4. Bananas And Blow
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:33

A5. Stroker Ace
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 2:07

A6. Ice Castles
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 2:04

B1. Back To Basom
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:46

B2. The Grobe
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:30

B3. Pandy Fackler
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:57

B4. Stay Forever
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 3:31

B5. Falling Out
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Run Time: 2:27

B6. She’s Your Baby
Writers: Ween
Published: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Ver Music/Browndog Music, BMI
Recorded/Mixed: Chris Shaw
Assistant Engineers: Damien Shannon, Danny Madorsky and Phil Painson
Recorded at Bearvillie Studio, Turtle Creek Barn, Woodstock, NY
Overdubs/Mixing at Greene St. Studios, NYC, NY
Mastered: Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk
Arranged by Pat

WHITE PEPPER – SLEEVE NOTES:
“Special Thanks to Jay Sanchez”
WHITE PEPPER – DETAILS:
ARTWORK:
Art Direction: Gregory Burke
Cover Painting: Jon Weiss
Photography: Danny Clinch

BARCODE: 6 46315 51441 4

RUN-OUT GROOVE ENGRAVING:
A: “PLAIN 144 B A ae R45 S-68097″*
B: “PLAIN 144 B ae R45 S-68098″*

*Side A has a incorrectly written and crossed-out ‘B’, the ‘ae’ part is a signature which could be something completely different.

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