'Trails' is a collection of official releases, out-takes, b-sides and demos, from 1984 to 1988.
Tom Kazas: guitar, lead vocals, mellotron
David Byrnes: bass guitar, backing vocals, sarangi
Nick Potts: harmonica (8), organ (9,10),
Alan Hislop: drums (4,5,8-10)
Andrew Byrnes: drums, percussion, tabla (1-3,6,7,11)
Scott Barnes: keyboards (1-3,7,11)
Mick Duncan: organ, piano (4,5)
Damon Giles: organ, backing vocals (2,6)
Songs written by Tom Kazas, except:
I'll Lure You In, The Last Meadow, Horto by Kazas/D.Byrnes
Get The Picture by David Byrnes
Untitled #5 by Kazas/Byrnes/Byrnes/Barnes
Confusion, Horto, Get The Picture -
recorded in The Loft, September 1984.
Produced and engineered by Chris Logan.
I'll Lure You In, The Last Meadow -
recorded at The Wireless Set Sydney October 1985.
Produced and engineered by Chris Logan and The Moffs.
Flowers, By The Breeze -
recorded at Glebe Studios August 1986
Produced by Chris Logan, engineered by Dave Richards
recorded in Tom's Lab June 1987
Produced and engineered by Tom Kazas
Quakers Drum -
recorded at Studios 301 Sydney August 1987.
Produced by The Moffs, engineered by Adrian Bollard.
The Dolphin and I -
recorded at Kingslane Studio August 1988
Produced by The Moffs
Untitled #5 -
Live audience recording of performance at the
Harold Park Hotel, Sydney December 1987
Songs 2-7 originally released on vinyl between 1985-1988 by Citadel Records Sydney Australia.
Songs 8-10 appeared on the band’s 1984 demo cassette release.
Song 1 was a demo.
Song 11 first released here.
All songs remastered by William Bowden and Tom Kazas at King Willy Sound in 2008.
Cover image: Moth Trails by Emilie Halpern.
Thanks to: Tim Pittman and Feel Presents, John Needham and Citadel Records, Greg ‘Quick’ Smyrell, Chris Logan, Ben Evison, Mark Burchett, Yvonne Byrnes, Rose Kazas, Little Ben, Victor Levi, Rocky, Lachlan Worthy.
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