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Syd Straw Discography:
Compilations of Various Artists

        Only information about tracks by or featuring Syd Straw is included.


Four Songs for Vic Chesnutt
a Radio Free Song Club Special Edition EP

download
2010 March
        Syd Straw (vocals, guitar)
        Mark Boone Jr (vocals, guitar)
        Dave Schramm (lap steel guitar)
        David Mansfield (violin)

        Performed live on Radio Free Song Club.

    DD: 2010.03.30  US Radio Free Song Club [no c/n] (MP3)
                Syd Straw/Mark Boone, Jr: You Had Your Chance (live)


Radio Free Song Club: Third One Now
podcast
2010 March
        Syd Straw (vocals, guitar)
        Mark Boone Jr (vocals, guitar)
        Dave Schramm (lap steel guitar)
        David Mansfield (violin)

        Performed live on Radio Free Song Club.

    DD: 2010.03.25  US Radio Free Song Club 452 (MP3)
                Syd Straw/Mark Boone, Jr: You Had Your Chance (live)


Ciao My Shining Star
The Songs of Mark Mulcahy

compilation
2009 September
        A tribute to former Miracle Legion and Polaris front man Mark
        Mulcahy.

  CDx3: 2009.09.29  US Shout!Factory ? (Deluxe Edition)
    DD: 2009.09.29  US Shout!Factory (Apple iTunes) 330072973
                Syd Straw: Hey Self Defeater


200 Cadillacs
feature film
2004 January
        Theatrical Release Date: January 1, 2002.

   DVD: 2004.01.06  US Image IDO721KDDVD (region 1)
                Syd Straw & The Del Lords: Listening To Elvis


200 Cadillacs
Music For and About
Elvis Presley
From the Film

soundtrack
2004 January
    CD: 2004.01.06  US Image 014381073324?
                Syd Straw & The Del Lords: Listening To Elvis


Daddy-O Daddy!
Rare Family Songs of Woody Guthrie

compilation
2001 October
        Syd Straw (lead and background vocals)

    CD: 2001.10.02  US Rounder 11661-8087-2
    DD: 2005?       US Rounder (Apple iTunes) 2603780 (AAC)
          3'57  Syd Straw: My Daddy (Flies A Ship In The Sky)


The Vermont Womens Music Project
Awake

compilation
2001 March
    CD: 2001.03     US Vermont Womens Music Project ?
                Syd Straw: Up in Heaven


'Til We Outnumber 'em
The Songs of Woody Guthrie

compilation
2000
        Live from Cleveland, September 1996.

        Syd Straw (choral vocals)

    CD: 2000        US Righteous Babe RBR019-D
                Hard Travelin' Hootenanny
                'Til We Outnumber 'em (This Land is Your Land)


Christmas Twist
A collection of contemporary holiday tunes

compilation
2000
        Sold through Pier 1 Imports.

    CD: 2000        US Capitol Special (EMI) SKU 186 1006 (promo)
                Syd Straw: A Christmas Twist


Deep in the Heart
(Of Texas)

feature film
1999 October
        Theatrical Release Date: January 1, 1998.

   VHS: 1999.10.26  US Vanguard ?
   DVD: 2001.04.17  US Vanguard ?
                David Halley: Dream Life {Straw/Halley}


Acoustic Café Show #221
Week of 4/5-4/11/99

radio show
1999 April
  CDx2: 1999.04.05  US Acoustic Café #221 (promo, no p/s)
          DISC 2: SEGMENT FOUR:
                Syd Straw: The Man With the Child in His Eyes


Real — The Tom T. Hall Project
compilation
1998 December
    CD: 1998.12     US Sire 31039? (promo)
    CD: 1998.12.08  US Sire 31039?
                Syd Straw & the Skeletons: Harper Valley P.T.A.


Full Tank Vol. 1
compilation
1998 September
        Syd Straw (backing vocal)

    CD: 1998.09     US Jackass ?
                Steve Pride: River Red


I Wanna Be Kate
The Songs of Kate Bush

compilation
1998 September
        Dag Juhlin (guitar)

    CD: 1998.09.22  US Brown Star BSR 6947
                Syd Straw: The Man With The Child In His Eyes


Cry-Baby
feature film
1998 September
        Theatrical Release Date: April 6, 1990.

        Syd Straw (additional vocals)

   VHS: 1998.09.01  US Universal ?
                James Intveld: High School Hellcats


One Step Up / Two Steps Back
The Songs Of Bruce Springsteen

compilation
1997 September
  CDx2: 1997.09.23  US Right Stuff 72438-59780-2-9
  CDx2: 1997.09.23? JP Right Stuff/EMI TOCP-50377/8 (72438-56530-2-5)
                Syd Straw: Meeting Across the River


Party of Five
Original Television Show Soundtrack

soundtrack
1996 November
    CT: 1996.11.12  US Reprise 9 46431-4
    CD: 1996.11.12  US Reprise 2-46431
    DD: 2005?       US Reprise (Apple iTunes) 723833 (AAC)
                Syd Straw: People of Earth


New Wave Xmas
Just Can't Get Enough

compilation
1996 November
        Syd Straw (vocals)

    CT: 1996.11.19  US Rhino 72555-4
    CD: 1996.11.19  US Rhino 72555-2
                Chris Stamey Group: Christmas Time


The Difference #92
radio show
1996 September
        Airs the week of 9/30/1996 - 10/06/1996.

    CD: 1996.09.30  US Westwood One 96-40 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love and the Lack of It (live)


The Difference #90
radio show
1996 September
        Airs the week of 9/16/1996 - 9/22/1996.

    CD: 1996.09.16  US Westwood One 96-38 (promo)
                Syd Straw: CBGB's (live)


The Difference #88
radio show
1996 September
        Airs the week of 9/02/1996 - 9/08/1996.

    CD: 1996.09.02  US Westwood One 96-36 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love and the Lack of It (live)


The Album Network Totally Adult No. 15
compilation
1996 August
  CDx2: 1996.08.09  US The Album Network ? (promo)
                Syd Straw: CBGB's (edit)


Five Ring Circus
29 Bands from Athens, Georgia

compilation
1996 July
  CDx2: 1996.07     US Flip 1630-2
                Syd Straw: All Things Change


Summer Sales Convention Sampler
compilation
1996 Summer
  CDx2: 1996.Q3     US Mercury ? (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love and the Lack of It


Progressive - 3044 - June 1996
compilation video
1996 June
   VHS: 1996.06     US ETV Network 3044 (promo, no p/s)
                Syd Straw: Love And The Lack Of It (video)


The Difference #96-25
radio show
1996 June
    CD: 1996.06     US Westwood One 96-25 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love and the Lack of It


Hi Gloss Records Sampler
compilation
1996
    CD: 1996        AU Hi Gloss [no c/n] (promo, g/f p/b p/s)
                Syd Straw: A Million Miles


Grooves Volume 14
compilation
1996
        Includes mini-magazine.

    CD: 1996        US Time-Life R980-14 (A 028347) (promo, FLP-pak)
          3'58  Syd Straw: Love, and the Lack of It


Fresh Cuts, Vol. 1
compilation
1996
    CD: 1996        US EMI-Capitol 72438 19332 2 2 (promo, p/b p/s)
                Syd Straw: Love, and the Lack of It


KFOG CD Sampler 5
A Collection of Fresh New Talent, Fresh New Tunes

compilation
1996?
    CD: 1996?       US KFOG? (promo, p/b p/s)
                Syd Straw: Love and the Lack of It


Sky Lines
FM 101.9 New Music Sampler
Spring 1996

compilation
1996 Spring
    CD: 1996.Q2     US KSCA CCD-007-1 (promo)
          4'01  Syd Straw: Love, And The Lack Of It


INDiE-Gestion Eleven
another independent music sampler
from alternative press

compilation
1996 Spring
    CD: 1996.Q2     US Alternative Press Indie 11 (promo, p/b p/s)
                Syd Straw: Love, and the Lack of It


The Album Network Totally Adult No. 12
compilation
1996 March
  CDx2: 1996.03.29  US The Album Network ? (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love And The Lack Of It


Virtually Alternative #65
compilation
1996 March
  CDx2: 1996.03     US Album Net V 65 (promo)
                Syd Straw


Virtually Alternative #66
compilation
1996 February
  CDx2: 1996.02     US Album Net V 66 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love And The Lack Of It


Live From Mountain Stage, Volume 8
compilation
1995 September
    CD: 1995.09.05  US Blue Plate BPM-008CD
    DD: 2005?       US Blue Plate (Apple iTunes) 3898201 (AAC)
          3'12  Syd Straw: Golden Dreams


Alternative Video Compilation
PGD July/August Alternative Video Compilation Reel

compilation video
1995 July
   VHS: 1995        US PolyGram VP96-088 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Love, and the Lack of It


The Twist & Shout 6 o'Clock Good News
compilation
1995
    CD: 1995        US Reprise PRO-CD-7815 (promo)
                Wilco: I Am Not Willing


Sleep With Me
feature film
1995 February
   VHS: 1995.02.21  US MGM/UA ASIN 6303355102 (HiFi)
   DVD: 2004.01.13  US MGM ? (region 1, widescreen)
                Syd Straw: Howl


A Live Christmas Extravaganza!
compilation
1994
        Recorded live at two charity concerts at the Stone Pony in Asbury
        Park, NJ, 12/19/92 and  12/17/93.

    CD: 1994        US Deko DEKO 1004
                Syd Straw: X-mas Twist
                The Slaves of New Brunswick and Syd Straw: Winter Wonderland


Red Hot + Country
compilation
1994
    CD: 1994        US Mercury (PolyGram) 522 639
    CT: 1994        US Mercury (PolyGram) 522 639?
          3'42  Wilco with Syd Straw: The T.B. is Whipping Me


A Different Kind of Christmas
compilation
1994
    CD: 1994        US Sony AK 66386
    CT: 1994        US Sony AT 66386
                Syd Straw: Christmas Twist


Beat the Retreat
Songs by Richard Thompson

compilation
1994 October
        Embossed multi-fold stiff paperboard sleeve.

    CD: 1994.10     US Capitol CDP 0777 7 95929 2 0 (ISBN 1-884409-09-1)
                Syd Straw and Evan Dando: For Shame of Doing Wrong


Feast of the Mau Mau
compilation
1993
    CD: 1993        UK Mau Mau (Demon) ?
                Golden Palominos: Boy (Go)


My New Gun
feature film
1993 November
   VHS: 1993.11.03  US Columbia/Tristar ASIN 6302906202 (HiFi)
   DVD: 2004.09.28  US Columbia/Tristar ? (region 1, widescreen)
                Syd Straw: That's When I Reach for My Revolver


Rig Rock Jukebox
A Collection of Diesel Only Records

compilation
1992
        Syd Straw (backup vocals)

    CD: 1992        US Diesel Only 2705-75710-2
                Angel Dean & The Zephyrs: Leaving


State of the Union
compilation
1992
    CD: 1992        US Arrest AR 003
    CD: 1993        US Muworks MUW 1016 CD (reissue)
          0'55  Syd Straw: What I Heard

State of the Union
Vols. 1, 2 & 3
  CDx2: 1996        US Atavistic ALP69CD (7 35286 19692 4)
          DISC TWO:
                Syd Straw: What I Heard


Downtown Does The Beatles
Live at the Knitting Factory 1992

compilation
1992 July
        Syd Straw (vocals)

    CD: 1992.07     US Knitting Factory Works KFWCD-113
          3'35  Arto Lindsay / Marc Ribot / Syd Straw / Joey Baron /
                        Greg Cohn: Don't Let Me Down


Rock Over London #91/16
radio show
1991 April
        Syd Straw appears.

    CD: 1991.04.19  US Rock Over London (Radio Ventures) ROL #91/16? (promo)


Un Peu, Pas Vraiment...
compilation
1990 September
        Syd Straw (vocals)

    CD: 1990.09     BE Crépuscule TWI 918-2 (s/l j/b)
          5'10  Roy Nathanson Quartet: Ghostly


The Edge of Rock
compilation
1990 April?
    CD: 1990.04?    US Era (K-tel) 843-2
          4'34  Syd Straw: Future 40's


Cry-Baby
Original Soundtrack Album

soundtrack
1990 March
        Syd Straw (additional vocals)

    CD: 1990.03.20  US MCA (Universal) ?
                James Intveld: High School Hellcats


Virgin nineteen-ninety
compilation
1990
    CD: 1990        US Virgin America PRCD3114 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Heart of Darkness


Rutles Highway Revisited
compilation
1990
        A tribute to The Rutles.  Cover versions of Rutles songs.

    CD: 1990        US Shimmy Disk SHIMMY-041
    CD: 1990        NL Shimmy Disk 08-025779-10
    LP: 1990        JP? Shimmy Disk SDE 9028
                Syd Straw & Marc Ribot: I Must Be In Love


Broadcasts
compilation
1989
        Proceeds benefit the Travis County Children's Center, Inc.
        Recorded live at 107.1 radio KGSR Austin.

    CD: 1989        US KGSR [no c/n]
                Syd Straw: Future 40s (String of Pearls)


Alternavision Volume 6 — October 1989
Retail Vision

compilation video
1989 October
   VHS: 1989.10     US Concrete ? (promo, no p/s)
                Syd Straw: Think Too Hard


The Album Network Tune Up Rock 40 18
compilation
1989 September
    CD: 1989.09.25  US Album Network ? (promo)
                Syd Straw: Think Too Hard


Alternavision Vol. 4 · July 1989
Retail Vision

compilation video
1989 July
   VHS: 1989.07     US Concrete? (promo)
                Syd Straw: Future 40's (String of Pearls)


The Album Network Tune Up Rock 36
compilation
1989 June
    CD: 1989.06.26  US Album Network ? (promo)
          4'30  Syd Straw: Future 40's (String Of Pearls)


The CMJ Prisoner
compilation
1989
    C5: 1989        US Virgin America PRCD3073 (promo, no p/s)
          6'16  Syd Straw: Sphinx


Virgin Mega Hits Vol. 3
compilation
1989
    CD: 1989        JP Virgin VJDP-5 (promo)
                Syd Straw: Future 40's (String of Pearls)


Heathers
feature film
1988 March
   VHS: 1988.03.24  US Anchor Bay ASIN 630484722X
   VHS: 1997.02.04  US Anchor Bay ASIN 6304361009 (w/s)
   DVD: 1999.03.30  US Anchor Bay ASIN B00000IBRT (w/s)
   DVD: 2001.09.25  US Anchor Bay ? (THX)
                Syd Straw: Que Sera Sera


Stay Awake
Various Interpretations Of Music From Vintage Disney Films

compilation
1988
        Produced by Hal Willner.

    CD: 1988        US A&M CD 3918 (ISBN 0-945338-21-X)
    CD: 1988        CA A&M CD 3918
    CD: 1988.10.31  UK A&M CDA 3918
    LP: 1988.10.31  UK A&M AMA 3918
    CT: 1988.10.31  UK A&M AMC 3918
    CD: 1988        JP A&M ?
          7'47  Medley Two (“The Darkness Sheds Its Veil”)
                  Suzanne Vega: Stay Awake
                  Bill Frisell and Wayne Horvitz: Little Wooden Head
                  Syd Straw: Blue Shadows on the Trail


Trilogy
(Various Artists from Celluloid)

compilation
1985
        Includes the compilations New Africa 2, Hard Cell, and
        Beat Freaks.

        Syd Straw (backing vocals)

  LPx3: 1985        US Celluloid CEL 80808
  CDx3: 1985        US Celluloid CEL 80808
          Disc 2: Hard Cell:
                Golden Palominos: Boy (Go)


Hard Cell
compilation
1985
        Syd Straw (backing vocals)

    LP: 1985        US Celluloid CELL 6121
    CD: 1985        US Celluloid CELL 6121
    CT: 1985        US Celluloid CELC6121
    CD: 1992        UK Mau Mau (Celluloid) MAUCD 622 (reissue)
    CD: 1992        CH Celluloid 6121CD? (reissue)
                Golden Palominos: Boy (Go)


Luxury Condos Coming To Your Neighborhood Soon
A Coyote Anthology

compilation
1985 November
        Syd Straw (lead vocal)
        Frank Furaro (drums)
        Scott Kempner (acoustic guitar)
        Manny Caiati (bass)
        Eric Ambel (electric guitars, vocals)

    LP: 1985.11.20  US Coyote TTC 8559
    CR: 2003.03     US Twin/Tone TTC 8559
                Syd Straw with The Del Lords: Listening to Elvis


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