Acoustic Guitar [Bowed], Electric Guitar, Effects [Straw And Water], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*Clarinet – Stephen ThrowerDrums – Steve GoodfriendElectric Guitar [Wah] – Mark LightcapElectric Guitar, Recorded By, Sampler, Edited By [Digital Editing], Sequenced By [Sequencing] – Drew DanielSpeech – Blevin Blechdom*, Drew Daniel, Felix Kubin, Hrvatski, Katerin Von Ledersteger-Goodfriend, Katie Williams, Jay Lesser*, M.C. Schmidt*, Miguel DePedro, Richard von der Schulenburg, Stefanie RessinSpeech [Group Speech] – Blake Linney, Brian Schultz, Cody Shedd, Daisy Kent, David Hornung, Emily Hsu, Ethel Chang, Jennifer Tom, Jerome Narvaez, Joanne Feinstein, Junn-Francis Masongsong, Kevin Ambrosini, Lee Medoff, Matt Kaufman, Nicole Williamson, Quang Hong, Robert Sproul, Ryan Petersen
Sampler, Sequenced By [Sequencing], Edited By [Digital Editing], Mixed By – Drew Daniel
Effects [Test Tones], Recorded By, Electric Guitar, Synthesizer [Sh 101, Juno, Mono/poly], Speech – M.C. Schmidt*Sequenced By [Sequencing], Effects [Sound Effects], Edited By [Digital Editing], Sampler – Drew DanielUkulele [Wah] – Mark LightcapVoice – Rebecca Highlander
Ur Tchun Tan Tse Qi
Performer [Acupuncture Point Detector, Skin] – M.C. Schmidt*Sampler, Sequenced By [Sequencing], Edited By [Digital Editing], Mixed By – Drew Daniel
For Felix (And All The Rats)
Edited By [Digital Editing] – Drew DanielPerformer [Plucked And Bowed Rat Cage], Sequenced By [Sequencing], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*
Performer [Human Skull, Goat Spine, Teeth], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*Sampler, Sequenced By [Sequencing], Effects [Efx], Edited By [Digital Editing] – Drew Daniel
Flute [Nose Flute], Computer [Laptop (Hyperprism)], Sequenced By [Sequencing] – M.C. Schmidt*Recorded By [Location Recording], Sampler, Sequenced By [Sequencing], Edited By [Digital Editing], Mixed By – Drew Daniel
Track 1: liposuction surgery recorded in California utilizing Bard Parker's Scalpels, Draeger Anesthesia Ventilators and Gramm's Medical Liposuction Equipment.
Track 2: refractive eye surgery (laser in situ keratomileusis) performed on Monica Youn and recorded in San Francisco.
Track 3: audiologist Rebecca Highlander, CCC-A reads a list of phonetically balanced words. Recorded in the hearing test booth at the Jean Weingarden Peninsula Oral School for the Deaf. Beeps and tones generated during the response curve testing of hearing aids.
Track 4: composed entirely from sounds generated while measuring the galvanic response of Martin's skin to a constant flow of electricity.
Track 5: composed entirely from the plucked and bowed cage of our rat Felix.
Track 6: composed entirely from samples of human skull, goat spine and connective tissue, and artificial teeth.
Track 7: with the exception of the nose flute, this is composed entirely from recordings of plastic surgeries performed in California: rhinoplasty, endoscopic forehead lift, chin implant.