Andrew Bird & the Mysterious Production of Eggs is the second album of Andrew Bird's career post-Bowl of Fire, released in 2005, following his Weather Systems in 2003. The album art, along with track illustrations in the accompanying booklet were drawn by Jay Ryan. Bird expanded on his earlier work on Weather Systems; the song "Skin Is, My" is an outgrowth of his earlier song "Skin".
"Fake Palindromes" was listed as the 331st best song of the 2000s by the music website Pitchfork Media. Pitchfork Media also placed the album at number 181 on their list of top 200 albums of the 2000s.
Andrew Bird, David Boucher – production
David Boucher, Dan Dietrich, Mark Greenberg, Mike Napolitano, Mark Nevers – engineering