|A2||Part Of My Design||3:33|
Written-By – P. Schott*, W. Shakespeare*
|A4||Dancin' At The Bains Douches||5:25|
Written-By – C. M. A. Hernandez*
|B1||So Far So Good
Written-By – R. Rogers*
Written-By – P. Schott*
Written-By – C. M. A. Hernandez*
|B5||Call It A Day||4:00|
|9 25579-1, 1-25579||Kid Creole And The Coconuts||I, Too, Have Seen The Woods (LP, Album)||Sire, Sire||9 25579-1, 1-25579||US||1987|
|925579-4||Kid Creole And The Coconuts||I, Too, Have Seen The Woods (Cass, Album, Dol)||Sire||925579-4||Spain||1987|
|92 5579-1||Kid Creole And The Coconuts||I, Too, Have Seen The Woods (LP, Album, Promo)||Sire||92 5579-1||Spain||1987|
|925 579-4||Kid Creole And The Coconuts||I, Too, Have Seen The Woods (Cass, Album)||Sire||925 579-4||Europe||1987|
|P-13510||Kid Creole And The Coconuts||I, Too Have Seen The Woods (LP, Album, Promo)||Sire||P-13510||Japan||1987|
I, Too, Have Seen the Woods is the sixth studio album released by the American musical group Kid Creole and the Coconuts. It was released in 1987 and includes the single "Dancing at the Bain Douches".
Producers August Darnell. Writers August Darnell. More Kid Creole & The Coconuts albums. Anthology Volumes 1 & 2. Too Cool to Conga! Show all albums by Kid Creole & The Coconuts. K. Kid Creole & The Coconuts. I, Too, Have Seen the Woods.
After nearly a decade of globetrotting genre flirtations, Kid Creole & the Coconuts seem artistically stranded on their 1987 release, I, Too, Have Seen the Woods. While still capable of brilliant moments, the album lacks the focused direction of prior efforts like Fresh Fruit in Foreign Places and the group's tour de force, Wise Guy. Part of the problem is leader August Darnell's overindulgent literateness, which results in excessive name-dropping on "Part of My Design" and "So Far, So Good
Originally released in 1987 by Kid Criole who is actually August Darnell Browder who used tobe in Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band. In the early 1980s he formed The Coconuts with his wife, Adriana 'Addy' Kaegi and Andy 'Coati Mundi'' Hernandez. It's hard to describe this interesting vocal group, but they have maintained a loyal following for a couple decades now. 11 total tracks.
Doppelganger album and produced for Granada Television. Andy Hernandez has also made appearances in a number of films separately, and Adriana Kaegi produced and directed a documentary film about the band called Kid Creole and My Coconuts. They also composed music for the 1999 French animated series Pirate Family. Kid Creole and the Coconuts performing at Ascot Racecourse in 2008. Darnell continues to tour with the current Coconuts, Sarah McGrath (from the UK), Roos van Rossum and Charlotte de Graaf (both from the Netherlands). I, Too, Have Seen the Woods (1987). Private Waters in the Great Divide (1990).
More albums from Kid Creole And The Coconuts: Fresh Fruit In Foreign Places by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. Off The Coast Of Me by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. To Travel Sideways by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. Kiss Me Before The Light Changes by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. The Conquest Of You by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. Too Cool To Conga by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. In Praise Of Older Women And Other Crimes by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. Private Waters In The Great Divide by Kid Creole And The Coconuts. View all albums .
Nevertheless, Kid Creole & the Coconuts remained a compelling live act with an imaginative visual style, which led to film and television opportunities. Neither did the sixth album, I, Too, Have Seen the Woods (1987). The group joined Barry Manilow on "Hey Mambo," a song on his Swing Street album that made the singles charts. Darnell then took time off to write In a Pig's Valise, an off-Broadway show that ran for 12 weeks.