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A Man Called E

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Recorded  May–June 1991
Producer  E Parthenon Huxley
Artist  Mark Oliver Everett
Label  Polydor Records
Length  32:07
A Man Called E (1992)  Broken Toy Shop (1993)
Release date  4 February 1992
Genres  Rock music, Indie rock
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Released  February 2, 1992 (1992-02-02)
Similar  Bad Dude in Love, Levity, Broken Toy Shop

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A Man Called E is Mark Oliver Everett's 1992 major-label debut album, and the first on which he used the pseudonym "E". (As Mark Everett, he had previously self-released the limited edition LP Bad Dude in Love in 1985.)


"Hello Cruel World" was released as a one-track single in 1992 on CD on Polydor Records. "Nowheresville"/"Strawberry Blonde" in March of that year.

Track listing

All tracks written by E, except as noted.


  • E – Lead & background vocals, electric & acoustic guitars, piano, Hammond B-3, keyboards, harmonica, accordion, drums, percussion, melodica, toy piano, programming
  • Parthenon Huxley – acoustic and electric guitars, bass, percussion, fingersnaps, programming. sound effects
  • Jennifer Condos – bass
  • Jim Lang – accordion, Hammond B-3, piano, keyboards, cuckoo clock, programming
  • Eric Williams – mandolin on "Nowheresville"
  • Danny Davis Jr. – electric guitar on "Are you & me gonna happen"
  • Rockenspiel – glockenspiel
  • The Knobworld Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jim Lang
  • Production
  • Rick Dobbis – design
  • E – production
  • Bill Gable – engineering
  • Parthenon Huxley – programming, production
  • Jim Lang – conducting, programming, engineering, mixing
  • Jesse Kanner – engineering
  • David Lau – artwork
  • Stephen Marcussen – mastering
  • Mikal Reid – engineering
  • Songs

    1Hello Cruel World3:53
    2Fitting In With the Misfits3:11
    3Are You & Me Gonna Happen3:03


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