Leningrad Cowboys Go America (album)

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Leningrad Cowboys Go America
Cover - leningrad cowboys go america.jpg
Soundtrack album by Leningrad Cowboys
Released 1989
Label AMT
Leningrad Cowboys chronology
1917–1987
(1988)
Leningrad Cowboys Go America
(1989)
We Cum from Brooklyn
(1992)
Singles from Leningrad Cowboys Go America
  1. "Thru the Wire (Short Film)"
    Released: 1991

Leningrad Cowboys go America is a 1989 album by the Finnish band Leningrad Cowboys and also the soundtrack of the film of the same name directed by Aki Kaurismäki.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "L.A. Woman" Jim Morrison Jim Morrison 4:55
2. "Thru the Wire (Short Film)" Nick Tesco Silu Seppälä 5:25
3. "Rocky VI" Tesco Silu Seppälä/Pekka Virtanen 7:33
4. "Marching"   Mauri Sumen 1:18
5. "Flight AY 105"   Sumen 2:09
6. "Sunday Morning"   Sumen 2:49
7. "Highway"   Sumen 1:59
8. "Blue Swing"   Sumen 1:40
9. "On the Road"   Sumen 3:02
10. "Glamour Cowboy"   Sumen 2:02
11. "No Man's Land"   Sumen 1:55
12. "Ten Lost Gringos"   Sumen 2:57
13. "Mambo from Säkkijärvi"   Sumen 1:59
14. "Desconsolado"   Desconcido 3:27
15. "Ballad of the Leningrad Cowboy" Tesco Mark Smith 2:39
16. "Tequila"   Chuck Rio 1:08
17. "Chasing the Light" Tesco Smith 2:20

The German and Japanese track listings have a different order and add two additional tracks:

Musicians[edit]

  • Mato Valtonen - Vocals
  • Sakke Järvenpää - Vocals
  • Saku Kuosmanen - Vocals
  • Silu Seppälä - Bass guitar
  • Oinonen - Guitar
  • Virtanen - Guitar
  • Pimme Korhonen - Drums
  • Mauri Sumén - Keyboard, accordion

Single[edit]

"Thru the Wire" (Short Film) was released as a single in Germany to support this album

CD
BMG Ariola, Choldwig/664 134 (Germany)
  1. "Thru the Wire" (Short Film)
  2. "L.A. Woman" (Short Film)
  3. "Ballad of the Leningrad Cowboys"
  4. "Mambo From Säkkijärvi"

References[edit]

Leningrad Cowboys Go America (CD Booklet). Leningrad Cowboys. Germany: BMG Ariola/Clodwig. 1990. 651 153. 

Leningrad Cowboys Go America at Discogs (list of releases)