| October 20, 2009|
20 October 2009
| Alec Ounsworth|
Indie rock, Folk music
| 2009, Piety St. Studios, New Orleans, Louisiana|
Skin and Bones, Super Heavy Organ, All Kooked Out!, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Some Loud Thunder
Mo Beauty is the debut album by Clap Your Hands Say Yeah frontman Alec Ounsworth. It was released October 20, 2009, on Anti- Records. In August 2009, Ounsworth released Skin and Bones as Flashy Python.
The title is the name of shop in the Tremé section of New Orleans, a photograph of which is on the album cover.
Alec Ounsworth - Vocals, Guitar
George Porter, Jr. - Bass guitar
Stanton Moore – Drums
Robert Walter – Keyboards, B3 Organ
Matt Sutton – Baritone and Pedal Steel Guitars
Steve Berlin - Producer
Mark Mullins, Craig Klein, Greg Hicks, Washboard Chaz, Shannon Powell, John Boute, Al "Carnival Time" Johnson, and Meschiya Lake. - Various Instrumentation
- "Modern Girl (...With Scissors)"
- "Bones in the Grave"
- "Holy, Holy, Holy Moses (Song for New Orleans)"
- "That Is Not My Home (After Bruegel)"
- "Idiots in the Rain"
- "South Philadelphia (Drug Days)"
- "What Fun."
- "Me and You, Watson"
- "Obscene Queen Bee #2"
- "When You've No Eyes"
- "Dr. So and So" (iTunes only Bonus Track)
- "Big Microscope" (iTunes only Bonus Track)
- "Dim Wit Road" (iTunes only Bonus Track)
1Modern Girl ( With Scissors)3:45Mo Beauty Wikipedia
2Bones in the Grave3:25
3Holy - Holy - Holy Moses (Song for New Orleans)3:36