- Performer:Oingo Boingo
- Title:Best of Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet
- Style:Alternative Pop/Rock,Alternative/Indie Rock,Dance-Rock,New Wave,Punk/New Wave,College Rock,Contemporary Pop/Rock,Dance-Pop,Synth Pop
- Date of release:1989
- Size FLAC version1792 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1247 megabytes
- Size WMA version1803 megabytes
- Formats:MOD WMA DXD MPC AC3 XM
The Best of Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet is a compilation of songs by American new wave band Oingo Boingo. It features songs recorded during the band's A&M years, from 1981's Only a Lad to 1983's Good for Your Soul. All tracks written by Danny Elfman
Skeletons in the Closet is the A&M collection, filled with rambunctious, madcap fun and perversion dabbling. If you have to choose between Skeletons in the Closet or the MCA collection titled Best of Boingo, choose neither.
The Best of Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet is a compilation of songs by American new wave band Oingo Boingo. Boingo Alive is a double live album by Oingo Boingo, released on September 26, 1988. During recordings, the ban. mage: Boingo Alive. Dark at the End of the Tunnel. Dark at the End of the Tunnel is the seventh studio album by Oingo Boingo, released in 1990. The cover art of the albu. mage: Dark at the End of the Tunnel. Only a Lad is the full-length debut album by Oingo Boingo, released in 1981 following their self-titled EP. - Musi. mage: Oingo Boingo Only a Lad. Good for Your Soul. Good for Your Soul is the third album by Oingo Boingo, released.
Best of Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet. Other albums by Oingo Boingo.
Danny Elfman was a lot more interesting as front man for Oingo Boingo than he is in his latest incarnation as movie soundtrack writer. this song should have been a major hit. There's a refreshing glibness to "Whole Day Off" and "Nothing Bad Ever Happens To Me". "Private Life" is a paranoid self-reflection of one's life.
They are best known for their influence on other musicians, their soundtrack contributions, and their high energy Halloween concerts. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "Best of Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet Album.
Album · 1989 · 12 Songs. Violent Love (10") - Single. Ain't This the Life - Single.
Popular albums by this artist. Farewell: Live from the Universal Amphitheatre. Only a Lad. See all albums. SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
CreditsArnie Acosta - Mastering
John Avila - Bass, Vocals
Steve Bartek - Guitar, Vocals, Vocals (Rhythm)
Chuck Beeson - Art Direction
Joe Chiccarelli - Producer
Danny Elfman - Composer, Guitar, Guitar (Rhythm), Vocals
Bruce Fowler - Trombone
Richard Gibbs - Keyboards, Synthesizer
Mike Gormley - Management
Carl Graves - Keyboards
Johnny Guarnieri - Project Coordinator
Kerry Hatch - Bass
Johnny Hernandez - Drums
Donald Krieger - Design
Robert Margouleff - Producer
Oingo Boingo - Primary Artist, Producer
Sam Phipps - Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Saxophone
Mark Ryden - Illustrations
Leon Schneiderman - Sax (Alto), Sax (Baritone), Saxophone
Peter Solley - Producer
Dale Turner - Trombone, Trumpet
|1||Little Girls Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:45|
|2||Private Life Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:19|
|3||On the Outside Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:53|
|4||Nasty Habits Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||4:08|
|5||Grey Matter Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||5:52|
|6||Only a Lad Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||4:00|
|7||Wake Up Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||4:44|
|8||Insects Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:05|
|9||Whole Day Off Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:58|
|10||Nothing to Fear (But Fear Itself) Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:55|
|11||Nothing Bad Ever Happens Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:45|
|12||Who Do You Want to Be Danny Elfman||Oingo Boingo||3:33|