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Powderfinger - Parables For Wooden Ears

Powderfinger - Parables For Wooden Ears
  • Performer Powderfinger
  • Title Parables For Wooden Ears
  • Date of release 18 Jul 1994
  • Country Australasia
  • Style Alternative Rock, Hard Rock
  • Label Polydor
  • Catalog number 5225702
  • Other formats CD, Album, Disctronics
  • Genre Rock
  • Size MP3 2876 mb
  • Size FLAC 2328 mb
  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 608


1Hurried Bloom3:34
4Grave Concern4:47
5Walking Stick4:07
6This Syrup To Exchange
Lyrics By – Fanning, Coghill
8Bridle You3:57
9Fathers' Pyramid
Lyrics By – Fanning, Coghill
11Save Your Skin3:36
13Sink Low2:13


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
5225702Powderfinger Parables For Wooden Ears ‎(CD, Album, RE, Tec)Polydor5225702AustralasiaUnknown
5225702Powderfinger Parables For Wooden Ears ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE)Polydor5225702Australia2007
5225702Powderfinger Parables For Wooden Ears ‎(CD, Album, RE, PMI)Polydor5225702AustralasiaUnknown


  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric GuitarDarren Middleton, Ian Haug
  • Arranged By [Strings]Andy, Darren
  • Arranged By, Written-By, PerformerPowderfinger
  • Art DirectionJohn Collins
  • Art Direction [concept]Powderfinger
  • Backing VocalsBen Quinn
  • Bass GuitarJohn Collins
  • CelloJames Beck
  • ClarinetMatt Porter Habben
  • Design Concept [Album Art]Powderfinger
  • DrumsJon Coghill
  • EngineerAndy Baldwin, Jeff Lovejoy
  • GraphicsRachel Liddle
  • Lyrics ByFanning
  • ManagementPaul Piticco, Valhalla Management
  • Mastered ByDon Bartley
  • PercussionGeoff Hales (tracks: 1, 2, 4 to 13)
  • Photography ByDavid Barker
  • Photography By [Back Cover]Sam Charlton
  • Photography By [Front Cover]Chris Healy
  • Photography By [Pages 6, 8, 9, 10]Julie Croxford
  • ProducerTony Cohen
  • Vocals, Organ, Piano, Acoustic GuitarBernard Fanning


There are various reissues of the album 'Parables for Wooden Ears', but this original CD can be identified by the disc matrix which shows that it was pressed in Australia by 'Disctronics Group, Australia'.

Recorded at Metropolis Studios Melbourne
Feb 1994 Australia

All songs arranged, written and performed
By Powderfinger

Mastered by Don Bartley at Studio 301, Sydney
All lyrics by Fanning except Father's Pyramid
and This Syrup to Exchange by Fanning and Coghill

All songs published by Powderfinger/Polygram

Marketed in Australasia by PolyGram
Made in Australia


  • Barcode (Text): 0 731452 257024
  • Barcode (Scanned): 0731452257024
  • Matrix / Runout: MADE BY DISCTRONICS 522570-2 #01
  • Mastering SID Code: none
  • Mould SID Code: none


  • Recorded At – Metropolis Audio
  • Mastered At – EMI Studios 301
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polydor Records Australia
  • Copyright (c) – Polydor Records Australia
  • Marketed By – PolyGram
  • Pressed By – Disctronics Group, Australia
  • Published By – Powderfinger
  • Published By – PolyGram



Parables For Wooden Ears - Powderfinger. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Parables for Wooden Ears was the first studio album released by the Australian band Powderfinger. It was released on 18 July 1994 by Polydor Records, after recording at the Metropolis Studios in Melbourne during February 1994. The album was received poorly by critics who complained about its poor imitation of Americana, as well as its overuse of complex riffs. Songs in album Powderfinger - Parables For Wooden Ears 1994. Powderfinger - Walking Stick. Powderfinger - Tail. Powderfinger - Hurried Bloom. Powderfinger - Fathers' Pyramid. Parables for Wooden Ears. Album 1994 13 Songs. Parables for Wooden Ears Powderfinger. Listen free to Powderfinger Parables For Wooden Ears Walking Stick, Tail and more. 13 tracks 50:06. The album was received poorly and failed to chart or improve Powderfinger's platform despite the respectable success of its predecessor, Transfusion. Released 1994. Parables for Wooden Ears Tracklist