Fingerlings 3

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Fingerlings 3
Fingerlings 3.jpg
Live album by Andrew Bird
Released 2006
Genre Indie rock
Label Grimsey Records
Andrew Bird chronology
The Mysterious Production of Eggs
Fingerlings 3
Armchair Apocrypha

Fingerlings 3 is the third in Andrew Bird’s series of live albums called Fingerlings. Unlike the previous Fingerlings, Fingerlings 3 contains songs not recorded live in front of an audience; "Dear Dirty" is a studio track and "The Water Jet Cilice" and "Ethiobirds" were recorded live (solo) at Andrew’s home studio in a barn in rural western Illinois. Tracks "Dark Matter" and “Scythian Empire" are live recordings of songs that were later included on Bird's 2007 album Armchair Apocrypha.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Grinnin'" (Cover of "Grinnin in Your Face" by Son House)  
2. "Darkmatter"  
3. "The Water Jet Cilice"  
4. "Measuring Cups"  
5. "The Happy Birthday Song"  
6. "A Nervous Tic Motion of the Head to the Left"  
7. "Scythian Empire"  
8. "Dear Dirty"  
9. "Tin Foil" (Cover of The Handsome Family)  
10. "Ethiobirds"