Robert Wyatt ‘s ‘Shleep’ is his seventh album featuring Paul Weller and Phil Manzanera among other guests, co-produced with Alfreda Benge and Brian Eno and released in November 1997 by Hannibal / Thirsty Ear
Track Listing : 1.Heaps Of Sheeps (Robert Wyatt, Alfreda Benge) – 04:56 . 2.The Duchess (Robert Wyatt) – 4:18 . 3.Maryan (Robert Wyatt, Philip Catherine) – 6:11 . 4.Was A Friend (Robert Wyatt, Hugh Hopper) – 6:09 . 5.Free Will And Testament (Robert Wyatt, Mark Kramer) – 4:13 . 6.September The Ninth (Robert Wyatt, Alfreda Benge) – 06:41 . 7.Alien (Robert Wyatt, Alfreda Benge) – 06:47 . 8.Out Of Season (Robert Wyatt, Alfreda Benge) – 02:32 . 9.A Sunday In Madrid (Robert Wyatt, Alfreda Benge) – 04:41 . 10.Blues In Bob Minor (Robert Wyatt) – 05:46 . 11.The Whole Point Of No Return (Paul Weller) – 01:25
Musicians : Robert Wyatt – Vocals, Keyboards, Bass, Polish Fiddle, Trumpet, Percussion, Chorus . Alfreda Benge – Vocals, Chorus . Philip Catherine – Guitar . Brian Eno – Synthesiser, Synthesiser Bass, Vocal Chorus . Jamie Johnson – Guitar, Chorus . Phil Manzanera – Guitar . Chucho Merchan – Bass, Double Bass, Bass Drum, Percussion . Evan Parker – Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone . Chikako Sato – Violin . Paul Weller – Guitars, Harmony Vocals . Annie Whitehead – Trombone . Gary Azukx – Djembe . Charles Rees – Chorus
Production : Produced By Alfreda Benge, Brian Eno, Robert Wyatt .
Recorded 1996-1997 At Phil Manzanera’S Gallery Studio, Chertsey
Released November 1997 By Hannibal / Thirsty Ear