|October 6th, 1992
|CD, cassette, vinyl, MiniDisc
- Included many tracks performed by Sterling Campbell on percussion, despite Grant Young being the lead percussionist at the time.
- Its cover features the 1970 motif Fate Descends Towards the River Leading Two Innocent Children by Czech photographer Jan Saudek that was featured in the book Life, Love, Death & Other Such Trifles.
- Was certified double platinum (2 million copies sold) in 1993 and has since gone triple platinum.
- Peaked at #11 on the Billboard 200 chart.
- Peaked at #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart.
Alternate CD Label
|Eric Anderson, Pachyderm Discs and Bruce Robb, Cherokee
|River Sound, New York; Pachyderm Discs, Cannon Falls, Minnesota; and Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles
|Art Direction and Design
|Assistant Mix Engineering
|Steve Sisco, Craig Doubet
|Assistant Recording Engineering
|Dan Gellert, David Michael Dill, Bill Smith
|Front Cover Photograph
|Jan Saudek, from the book Love, Life, Death & Other Such Trifles
|Addis/Wechsler & Associates, Los Angeles, California
|Wally Traugott at Capitol
|Andy Wallace, except The Sun Maid mixed by David Leonard, at Quantum, New Jersey and Scream, Los Angeles
|At the Powerstation, New York
|Special Guest Appearances
|Booker T. Jones (Hammond B3 organ); Sterling Campbell (percussion); Michael Beinhorn (glockenspiel and celeste); Gary Louris and Kraig Johnson of the Golden Smog Choir (background vocals on April Fool and Keep It Up; strings on The Sun Maid performed by the Meridian String Quartet; strings arranged by David Pirner, Michael Beinhorn and Sonny Kompanek; conducted by Sonny Kompanek
Gary Louris appears courtesy of Dep American Records
Kraig Johnson appears courtesy of Run Westy Run