All Compositions by Bill Frisell. Hard Plains Drifter arranged by John Zorn.
"By following through on the implications of his unfettered sounds, Mr. Frisell has made his best album."
Before We Were Born
Bill Frisell - electric and acoustic guitars
Arto Lindsay - electric guitar
Peter Scherer - keyboards and drum programming
Hank Roberts - cello, voice
Julius Hemphill - alto saxophone
Billy Drewes - alto saxophone
Doug Wieselman - baritone saxophone
Cyro Baptista - shaker
Kermit Driscoll - electric and acoustic basses
Joey Baron - drums, percussion, electronics
produced by Lee Townsend
tracks 1, 7 & 8 produced by Peter Scherer & Arto Lindsey
1. Before We Were Born