Arto Lindsay

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One of the instigators of N.Y.C.'s 1980s no wave scene; embraced tropicalia, samba, and bossa nova in following years.
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Year Album Artist
2018 Relax Kassin Translation
2018 The Good Is a Big God Domenico / Domenico Lancellotti Translation
2017 Cuidado Madame Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Composer
2016 Lovers Nels Cline Composer
2016 Masculin Feminin Blonde Redhead Liner Notes, Composer
2014 Coisa Boa Moreno Veloso Guitar
2014 Encyclopedia of Arto Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Photography, Choir/Chorus, Composer, Guitar
2014 Here Comes Now Stephon Alexander / Rioux Featured Artist
2014 Scarcity Arto Lindsay / Paal Nilssen-Love Primary Artist
2014 Traumdeutung Diego Cortez Primary Artist
2013 Flood/Apollo 18 They Might Be Giants Guitar
2013 Selected Signs, Vol. 3 Guitar, Primary Artist
2013 Selected Signs, Vol. 3-8 Guitar, Primary Artist
2013 Your Turn Marc Ribot / Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog Guitar
2012 A Victim of Stars: 1982-2012 David Sylvian Composer
2012 Abraçaço Caetano Veloso Translation
2011 Elektro Diskow Composer, Primary Artist
2011 Mahler-Caine: The Drummer Boy Uri Caine Vocals
2011 Sem Nostalgia Lucas Santtana Composer
2010 Love of Life Orchestra Peter Laurence Gordon Guitar
2010 Studies of Tom Ze: Explaining Things So I Can Confuse You Tom Zé Primary Artist
2010 The Art of Bellydance Bellydance Superstars Primary Artist
2009 Anarchist Republic of Bzzz Anarchist Republic of Bzzz / Mike Ladd / Arto Lindsay / Marc Ribot / Seb El Zin Primary Artist, Producer, Guitar (Electric), Group Member, Composer
2009 Ancients Speak Melvin Gibbs Producer, Audio Production
2009 Zii e Zie Caetano Veloso Translation
2008 Floorfillers: Party Anthems 2008 Composer
2008 Gijónymo: Live in Gijón 19/6 08 Yellow Magic Orchestra Composer
2008 Maré Adriana Calcanhotto Producer, Guitar, Bateria, Soloist
2007 Fabriclive.36 James Murphy Guitar
2007 Funambola Patrizia Laquidara Producer
2007 Vida Akiko Composer
2006 Civilizacao & Barbarye Ramiro Musotto Vocals
2006 Futurismo Kassin+2 / Alexandre Kassin Composer
2006 Infinito Particular Marisa Monte Lyric Translation
2006 Memories, Chronicles and Declarations of Love [DVD] Marisa Monte Producer, Translation
2006 The Celluloid Collection The Golden Palominos Composer, Featured Artist
2006 Universo ao Meu Redor Marisa Monte Translation
2005 Chasm Ryuichi Sakamoto Producer, Inspiration, Composer
2005 Mais [Video] Marisa Monte Guest Artist, Audio Production
2005 Masculina Cara de Fuego Primary Artist
2005 Natural Formentera Producer, Composer, Primary Artist
2005 Silva Vinicius Cantuária English Translations, Composer
2005 The Best of Film Works: 20 Years of Soundtrack Music John Zorn Lyricist, Vocals, Guitar
2005 The Golden Palominos [3-CD Collection] The Golden Palominos Vocals, Guitar
2004 A Foreign Sound Caetano Veloso Composer
2004 Antologia 67/03 Caetano Veloso Producer, English Translations
2004 Asian Garden Producer
2004 Best Kept Secrets: The Best of Lamb 1996-2004 Lamb Guitar
2004 Boys From Ipanema Hb Tronix Producer
2004 Canta Caetano Gal Costa Producer
2004 DNA on DNA DNA Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
2004 Death Disco: Songs from Under the Dance Floor, 1978-1984 Composer, Primary Artist
2004 Electric Gypsyland Producer, Primary Artist
2004 Esencial [CD & DVD] Ana Torroja Producer
2004 Experiment Primary Artist
2004 Locus Solus: 50th Birthday Celebration John Zorn Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Voices, Composer
2004 Máquina de Escrever Música Remix Moreno Veloso Remixing
2004 Salt Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Vocals, Guitar, Vocals (Background), Composer
2004 Sincerely Hot Domenico Lancellotti Translation, Guitar
2004 Virtu: See Level Producer, Composer, Primary Artist
2004 Wichita Vortex Sutra Allen Ginsberg Main Personnel, Guitar
2003 A Classic Guide to No Man's Land: Pieces & Songs Various Instruments, Voices, Composer, Primary Artist
2003 Best Korea Towa Tei Vocals, Composer
2003 Brazilian Vibe Experience <BPM> Composer
2003 Brazilution: Latin Flavoured Club Tunes, Edição 5 Composer, Primary Artist, Producer
2003 Bubbles, Brazil & Bossa Nova Primary Artist
2003 Deeper Than Oceans Kazufumi Miyazawa Producer, Composer
2003 Global Lounge, Vol. 2 [Neurodisc] Producer, Composer
2003 Goodbye Swingtime Matthew Herbert / Matthew Herbert Big Band Guest Artist, Vocals, Composer
2003 Gut 1 Primary Artist
2003 Irresistible Impulse James Chance Guest Artist, Guitar, Percussion
2003 Live: Skirball Cultural Center 8/7/03 Vinicius Cantuária Composer
2003 N.Y. No Wave Producer, Audio Production, Composer
2003 New York Noise: Dance Music from the New York Underground,1977-1982 Composer, Primary Artist
2003 Rough Trade Shops: Post Punk Vocals, Guitar
2003 The Best of Caetano Veloso Caetano Veloso Guest Artist, Producer, Translation, Guitar
2003 Tudo Azul Velha Guarda da Portela English Translations
2002 Brazilian Melt Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
2002 Danca Cigana Ednaldo Queiroz Liner Notes, Production Coordination
2002 Invoke Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
2002 L' Imprudence Alain Bashung Guitar (Electric)
2002 Red Hot + Riot: The Music and Spirit of Fela Kuti Guitar
2002 Remixes Da Lata Producer, Composer, Primary Artist
2002 Run Pony Run: An Essential Collection The Golden Palominos Guest Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer, Featured Artist
2002 Sonar 2002 Producer, Composer, Primary Artist
2002 US Ryuichi Sakamoto Guitar (Electric), Composer
2001 Downtown 81 Composer
2001 K.K. Works: 1998-2000 Kahimi Karie Composer
2001 Music Typewriter Moreno Veloso Translation
2001 Surrealistic Surfer The Golden Palominos Composer
2001 Telepathic Sonora Pánico Noise
2001 Under the Influence DJ Spooky Primary Artist
2001 Vinicius (Cliche Do Cliche) Blu Cantrell / Vinicius Cantuária English Translations, Composer
2001 What Sound Lamb Engineer, Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
2000 Atomic Milk-Throwers Guitar, Primary Artist
2000 Caipirissima: Batucada Electronica Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
2000 Ecomixes Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Remixing, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
2000 Everything and Nothing David Sylvian Composer
2000 Memories, Chronicles and Declarations of Love Marisa Monte Producer
2000 Own Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
2000 Selezione 1990-2000 Piccola Orchestra Avion Travel Composer
2000 Stuzzicadenti Diego Cortez Guest Artist, Guitar, Recording Concept
2000 The Look of Love Fausto Papetti Composer
2000 Tilt Kahimi Karie Composer
1999 25 Anos Ile Aiye Producer
1999 A Trip to Brazil, Vol. 2: Bossa & Beyond Composer
1999 Best of the Golden Palominos The Golden Palominos Composer
1999 Brasil 2Mil: The Soul of Bass-O-Nova Producer, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Collection: 1981-1987 Ryuichi Sakamoto Guitar (Electric)
1999 Complete Index of Güt Ryuichi Sakamoto Vocals, Guitar
1999 Down by Law/Variety John Lurie Guitar
1999 Omelete Man Carlinhos Brown Guest Artist
1999 Onda Sonora: Red Hot & Lisbon Mixing, Vocals, Guitar (12 String Electric), Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Orfeu [19 Tracks] Producer
1999 Pasajes de un Sueño Ana Torroja Producer, Composer
1999 Prize Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1999 Stranger Than Paradise/The Resurrection of Albert Ayler John Lurie Guest Artist, Guitar
1999 Tucuma Vinicius Cantuária Guest Artist, Translation, Guitar (Electric), Composer
1998 Brazil Classics: Beleza Tropical, Vol. 2 Producer, Translation
1998 Caribe Atómico Aterciopelados Guest Artist, Guitar (Electric), Guitar (12 String)
1998 Celluloid Funk Vocals, Composer
1998 Great Jewish Music: Marc Bolan Arranger, Vocals, Guitar, Performer, Primary Artist
1998 Monk to Bach Vocals
1998 Next Stop Wonderland Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1998 Noon Chill Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Composer
1998 Pretaluz Waldemar Bastos Producer, Mixing, Audio Production
1998 Riddim Warfare DJ Spooky Guitar
1998 Somewhere in the City Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1998 Songs of the Witchblade: A Soundtrack to the Comic Books Mixing, Vocals, Guitar
1998 The New Sound of the Venezuelan Gozadera Los Amigos Invisibles Guest Artist, Guitar (Electric), Guitar (12 String Electric), Guitar (12 String)
1998 The Wire Tapper, Vol. 1 [Wire Magazine] Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1998 Turn Up the Quiet Geoff Keezer Composer
1997 Best of the Golden Palominos [Germany] The Golden Palominos Vocals, Guitar, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Compas Gipsy Kings Producer
1997 FilmWorks III: 1990-1995 John Zorn Vocals, Guitar, Voices
1997 FilmWorks VII: Cynical Hysterie Hour John Zorn Main Personnel, Vocals, Guitar (Electric)
1997 Heirs to Jobim: A Musical Tribute Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1997 Mahler: Urlicht; Uri Caine: Primal Light Uri Caine Vocals
1997 New York Downtown: Jazz And Other Sounds Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Nirvana: Atmospheric Drum N' Bass from the Land of the Free... Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Red Hot + Latin: Silencio = Muerte Guitar
1997 Smoochy Ryuichi Sakamoto Guest Artist, Guitar
1997 Sol Na Cara Vinicius Cantuária Guest Artist, Producer, Guitar, Composer
1997 Speed 2: Cruise Control Producer
1997 Time Out: Knitting Factory Sampler Composer, Primary Artist
1996 Alfagamabetizado Carlinhos Brown Producer
1996 Barulhinho Bom (A Great Noise) Marisa Monte Producer, Guitar, Composer
1996 Hyper Civilizado (Remixes) Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1996 Mundo Civilizado Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Sequencing, Composer
1996 Red Hot + Rio Producer, Composer
1996 Songs of a Dead Dreamer DJ Spooky Guest Artist, Guitar
1996 State of the Union [Atavistic] Performer, Primary Artist
1996 Subtle Body Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Guitar, Drum Programming, Composer
1996 White Moon: Songs to Morpheus Sergio Assad & Odair Assad / Orpheus Chamber Orchestra / Dawn Upshaw Translation
1995 Aggregates 1-26 Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Producer, Lyricist, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1995 Ambient, Vol. 3: Music of Changes Composer
1995 Blue in the Face [Luaka Bop] Producer
1995 Dreaming of You Selena Producer
1995 Future Listening Towa Tei Guest Artist, Vocals, Composer
1995 New Traditions in East Asian Bar Bands John Zorn Composer, Lyricist
1995 Very Neon Pet Peter Scherer Guest Artist, Guitar
1994 Angels David Byrne Producer
1994 Back in the Box David Byrne Producer
1994 Bright Red Laurie Anderson Guest Artist
1994 David Byrne David Byrne Guest Artist, Producer, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Guitar
1994 Just Say Roe: Volume VII of Just Say Yes Producer
1994 Montreux 93/94 Seigen Ono Composer
1994 O Sorriso De Gato De Alice Gal Costa Producer, Composer
1994 Rose and Charcoal Marisa Monte Guest Artist, Producer, Vocals, English Translations
1994 Soundbytes Ryuichi Sakamoto Guest Artist, Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
1993 American Clave Composer
1993 DNA (Last Live at CBGB's) DNA Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1993 Nome Arnaldo Antunes Guest Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1992 A History (1982-1985) The Golden Palominos Producer, Vocals, Guitar, Associate Producer, Composer
1992 Brazil Classics, Vol. 5: The Hips of Tradition Tom Zé Guest Artist, Producer, Mixing, Remixing, Translation, Guitar (Electric), Lyric Translation, Liner Note Translation, Composer
1992 FilmWorks: 1986-1990 John Zorn Guest Artist, Vocals, Guitar
1992 Geneva/Extended Niceties Peter Laurence Gordon Guitar
1992 Live at the Knitting Factory: Downtown Does the Beatles Vocals, Guitar
1992 Moonlight Love: Soft Sounds for a Summer Night Composer
1991 Canto Do Paje Maria Bethânia Translation, Liner Notes
1991 Circuladô Caetano Veloso Guest Artist, Producer, Arranger, Translation, Guitar (Electric), Composer
1991 Cobra John Zorn Vocals, Guitar (Electric)
1991 Heartbeat Ryuichi Sakamoto Guest Artist, Vocals, Vocal Arrangement, Composer
1991 Joao João Gilberto Liner Notes, Song Translation
1991 Live at the Knitting Factory, Vols. 1-5 Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1991 Live in Montreux João Gilberto Translation
1991 Lust Ambitious Lovers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1991 Mais Marisa Monte Producer, Guitar
1991 New York Rockers Guitar
1990 Beautiful Red Dress Laurie Anderson Producer
1990 Beauty Ryuichi Sakamoto Guest Artist, Vocals, Rap, Poetry Reading, Composer
1990 Brazil Classics, Vol. 4: The Best of Tom Ze - Massive Hits Tom Zé Translation
1990 Flood They Might Be Giants Guitar
1990 Lion for Real Allen Ginsberg Guest Artist
1990 Live at the Knitting Factory, Vol. 3 Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1990 Pretty Ugly Peter Scherer Primary Artist
1990 Rootless Cosmopolitans Marc Ribot Liner Notes, Guitar
1990 Rubaiyat: Elektra's 40th Anniversary Guitar, Vocals
1989 Brazil Classics, Vol. 1: Beleza Tropical Translation, Liner Notes, English Translations
1989 Comme Des Garcons, Vol. 2 Seigen Ono Vocals, Guitar, Voices, Composer
1989 Estrangeiro Caetano Veloso Producer, Translation, Composer
1989 Rei Momo David Byrne Vocals, Composer
1989 Stay Awake: Various Interpretations of Music from Vintage Disney Films Guitar (Electric)
1989 Strange Angels Laurie Anderson Guest Artist, Producer, Guitar
1988 Before We Were Born Bill Frisell Guest Artist, Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Guitar (Electric)
1988 Comme Des Garcons, Vol. 1 Seigen Ono Guest Artist, Producer, Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Turntables, Voices, Composer
1988 Der Mann im Fahrstuhl (The Man in the Elevator) Heiner Goebbels / Heiner Müller Guest Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Voices
1988 Focus Gal Costa Producer
1988 Greed Ambitious Lovers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1988 Green Chinese Table Seigen Ono Guitar
1988 Spillane John Zorn Lyricist, Composer
1987 Slope: Gradual Dissapearance Tenko Guitar
1986 Ballet Mécanique Ryuichi Sakamoto Guitar (Electric)
1986 Bush Dance Naná Vasconcelos Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Composer
1986 Caetano Veloso [Trilhos Urbanos] Caetano Veloso Translation
1985 Conjure: Music for the Texts of Ishmael Reed Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
1985 Dense Band David Moss Dense Band Guitar, Voices
1985 Esperanto Ryuichi Sakamoto Guitar (Electric)
1985 Live (1979-1981) The Lounge Lizards Guitar
1985 Omaha The Golden Palominos Composer
1985 The Big Gundown: John Zorn Plays the Music of Ennio Morricone (15th Anniversary Edition John Zorn Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Vocals, Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Batucada
1985 Vertical's Currency Kip Hanrahan Guest Artist, Featured Artist, Guitar (Electric), Associate Producer
1985 Visions of Excess The Golden Palominos Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1984 Envy Ambitious Lovers / Arto Lindsay Primary Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1984 Full House David Moss Vocals, Guitar
1984 That's the Way I Feel Now: A Tribute to Thelonious Monk Vocals, Guitar
1983 Locus Solus John Zorn Guest Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1983 The Golden Palominos The Golden Palominos Vocals, Guitar, Associate Producer, Composer
1982 Coup de Tête Kip Hanrahan Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
1982 Desire Develops an Edge Kip Hanrahan Guest Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
1981 A Taste of DNA DNA Vocals, Guitar
1981 John Gavanti: An Operetta DNA Percussion
1981 Mambo Nassau Lizzy Mercier Descloux Vocals
1981 The Fruit of the Original Sin Producer, Composer
1981 The Lounge Lizards The Lounge Lizards Guitar
1980 Extended Niceties Love of Life Orchestra Guitar
1978 No New York Vocals, Guitar, Group Member
1961 Booker Little and Friend Booker Little Primary Artist
1961 Out Front Booker Little Primary Artist
2 Tone Shuta Hasunuma / U-Zhaan Composer, Featured Artist, Guitar, Vocals
3 Sessions in a Greenhouse Lucas Santtana Composer
Beauty Pill Describes Things as They Are Beauty Pill Composer
CMJ New Music, Vol. 77 Primary Artist
CSNZ Chico Science & Nação Zumbi Remixing, Guitar, Primary Artist
Cage Uncaged Lucio Fabbri / Demetrio Stratos Guitar (Electric), Primary Artist, Sampling
Fido Krisma Composer
Godard Ca Vous Chante? Tribute To Jean-Luc Godard Performer, Primary Artist
Gut, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
Lullaby Versions of The String Cheese Incident Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star Composer
Novo Brasil Primary Artist
Oi A Nova Musica Brasileira Composer
Psychmonde A Love Electric Composer
Real Rio Featured Artist
Samba Carioca Vinicius Cantuária Producer, English Translations, Composer
Stolen from Strangers Jun Miyake Vocals, Guitar (Electric), Composer
Twist Your Soul: The Definitive Collection James Chance Guitar
Vide Eterna Ninos Du Brasil Featured Artist
Yoga to The String Cheese Incident Yoga Pop Ups Composer
Ídolos Saulo Roston Composer